Despite arriving as a new signing to Mercedes AMG early in 2017, Valtteri Bottas has affirmed the team has given him equal status with his triple World Champion team mate Lewis Hamilton. … More Valtteri Bottas: I’m no number two driver
Formula 1’s governing body, the FIA, have decided following a recent strategy group meeting in Paris to prioritize the introduction of a ‘shield’ safety concept over the controversial ‘Halo’ system that many teams trialed throughout 2016. … More FIA look to introduce ‘shield’ safety concept to cars in 2018
After back-to-back race weekends in China and Bahrain, Formula 1 drivers have finally been treated to a weekend off before they head to this week’s Russian Grand Prix. … More What did Formula 1 drivers get up to on their weekend off?
Three rounds into the 2017 Formula 1 season and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel has found himself leading the World Championship by winning two Grand Prix’s and finishing runner-up in the third. … More Was P4 in Bahrain an under-performance from Kimi Raikkonen?
Formula 1’s solitary rookie in 2017, Lance Stroll, is set to start P12 in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix after he failed reach Q3 and match the pace of his Williams team mate, Felipe Massa, who’ll start four places ahead in P8. … More Stroll says his Q2 lap was “a good effort”
Red Bull Racing’s struggles in 2017’s faster generation of Formula 1 are set to get worse for the upcoming Bahrain Grand Prix due to characteristics of the circuit praying on the weakness of their audacious RB13 chassis. … More Red Bull’s struggles set to get far worse in Bahrain
Formula 1’s currently tied championship leader, Sebastian Vettel, has praised the overtaking abilities of the new 2017 generation of cars, telling media after the Chinese Grand Prix, “I like this way of overtaking.” … More Vettel complementary of overtaking in new 2017 cars
Only 6.250s separated Lewis Hamilton from Sebastian Vettel when they crossed the finish line for the 2017 Chinese Grand Prix. … More Analysis: Would team orders have seen Sebastian Vettel emerge victorious in China?
In this video we go on board with Lewis Hamilton for his pole lap around the sensational Shanghai International Circuit for the Chinese Grand Prix, Round 2 of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship. … More Analysis: Lewis Hamilton’s sensational Chinese Grand Prix Pole
The speed trap from Chinese Grand Prix qualifying has shown that McLaren’s struggling Honda power unit is extremely, and somewhat shockingly, slow. … More McLaren-Honda’s engine is equal to the Renault engine on four cylinders
Friday in Shanghai saw limited running for Formula 1 teams as foggy conditions forced no running at all during the second free practice session. … More Fog is now threatening the running of the Chinese Grand Prix
It’s no lie that Red Bull struggled to make any impressions on the front of the field during recent the Australian Grand Prix. Daniel Ricciardo suffered technical gremlins during the race while Max Verstappen managed to hold on for an unconvincing 5th place.
It’s fair to say Ferrari’s stunning victory in Australia stunned fans around the world; moreover, it likely did a lot more than stun the engineers down at Mercedes. … More Mercedes degradation troubles in Australia explained?
After a poor showing of pace during Formula 1’s season-opening 2017 Australian Grand Prix, a crash during qualifying for Daniel Ricciardo summed up the palpably negative atmosphere at Red Bull Racing. … More Watch: Daniel Ricciardo’s qualifying crash in Australia
Seeing all 20 cars from the 2017 Formula 1 field make it through Turn 1 safely during the Australian Grand Prix was certainly a surprising sight. In previous years, we’ve become accustomed to massive shunts as drivers are still slightly lazy after a long winter break. … More Why did we not see any major contact between drivers in Australia?