F1

Hamilton cruises to win in France

June 23, 2019 Sian Cowper 1

Lewis Hamilton secured a comfortable win at the French Grand Prix to extend his lead over teammate Valtteri Bottas in the drivers’ championship. The Finn came in second, with Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc completed the podium […]

F1

Mercedes lock out front row in France

June 22, 2019 Sian Cowper 0

Lewis Hamilton set a new lap record at Circuit Paul Ricard as the Mercedes cars secured front row starts for tomorrow’s French Grand Prix. The current champion’s time of 1:28.319 put him ahead of Valtteri […]

F1

Hamilton takes 75th race win in China

April 14, 2019 Sian Cowper 1

Lewis Hamilton celebrated the 1000th Formula 1 championship race by taking the 75th victory of his career, finishing ahead of Valtteri Bottas and Sebastian Vettel at the Chinese Grand Prix. Hamilton got the better start […]

F1

Mercedes lock out front row at Melbourne

March 16, 2019 Sian Cowper 0

Lewis Hamilton edged out teammate Valtteri Bottas as Mercedes locked out the front row for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix with a dominant performance in qualifying. The reigning champion broke the previous lap record in […]

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Former Porsche LMP1 boss joins McLaren

January 10, 2019 Sian Cowper 0

Former Team Principal of Porsche’s World Endurance Championship LMP1 programme Andreas Seidl has joined McLaren as Managing Director of the Formula 1 team. The German will report to McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown and have […]

IndyCar

McLaren To Use Chevy Power for Indy 500 Bid

December 4, 2018 Paul 0

McLaren have confirmed that Fernando Alonso’s 2019 Indy 500 car will use a Chevrolet engine after entering in 2017 with Honda power. Chevrolet will provide McLaren with its 2.2-litre twin turbocharged direct injected V6 IndyCar […]

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Vandoorne to join Formula E’s HWA

October 15, 2018 Sian Cowper 0

Formula E team HWA RACELAB has announced Stoffel Vandoorne will join the team next season following his departure from McLaren. The Formula 1 team recently confirmed the Belgian won’t be part of their lineup for […]

F1

Perez happy at Force India

September 24, 2018 Sian Cowper 1

Sergio Perez has insisted he’s happy at Force India, despite being linked with a move to McLaren earlier this year. Although the now-Lawrence Stroll owned team haven’t officially announced their driver lineup for 2019, the […]

F1

Extra hypersofts for Vettel in Russia

September 19, 2018 Sian Cowper 0

Sebastian Vettel will have more sets of hypersofts than title rival Lewis Hamilton for next weekend’s Russian Grand Prix in Sochi. Mercedes, who have typically used fewer of the softest Pirelli compound than Ferrari this […]

F1

Alonso happy with IndyCar test

September 5, 2018 Sian Cowper 0

Fernando Alonso has described his IndyCar test as “something special” after taking an Andretti Autosport car for an outing at Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama earlier today. The two-time Formula 1 champion has been looking […]

F1

Stoffel Vandoorne To Leave McLaren

September 3, 2018 Paul 2

McLaren have today confirmed that Belgian driver Stoffel Vandoorne will leave the Woking based team at the end of the 2018 F1 season. Vandoorne has been a part of the McLaren organisation since 2013, joining […]

F1

Perez linked to McLaren seat

August 29, 2018 Sian Cowper 1

Sergio Perez is reportedly one of four drivers in contention for the second race seat at McLaren for the 2019 Formula 1 season. The team has already announced Carlos Sainz will move to McLaren next […]

F1

Ferrari fastest in practice at Spa

August 24, 2018 Sian Cowper 0

Kimi Raikkonen set the fastest lap of the day in practice for this weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps. The Finn topped the timesheets with a lap of 1:43.355 in FP2 after teammate Sebastian Vettel […]

F1

Alonso linked to IndyCar move

August 15, 2018 Sian Cowper 0

Fernando Alonso will reportedly take part in an IndyCar test next month ahead of a potential move to the series next season. The two-time Formula 1 champion confirmed he’ll step away from F1 at the […]