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  • New images show how 2020 Vietnam Grand Prix will look | 2020 Vietnam Grand Prix
    on 23/07/2019 at 15:55

    Ross Brawn says F1's input into the Vietnam GP track will make it "the first circuit that's been designed from the ground up to be a great racing circuit." […]

  • Renault needs "substantial changes" to cure F1 car's weaknesses
    on 23/07/2019 at 15:50

    Renault Formula 1 boss Cyril Abiteboul believes the team understands the weaknesses that have caused its fluctuating 2019 form but must make "substantial changes" in order to cure them […]

  • RC Enerson gets call up from Carlin for Mid-Ohio
    by 90865 on 23/07/2019 at 14:36

    RC Enerson will return to the NTT IndyCar Series with Carlin Racing after a three-year absenc […]

  • Vettel: “We’ve got to make up for last year” in Germany | 2019 German Grand Prix
    on 23/07/2019 at 14:22

    Sebastian Vettel says he must atone for the crash which cost him victory in last year's German Grand Prix when he returns to the Hockenheimring this weekend. […]

  • WEC set to move Spa race to avoid Formula E clash
    on 23/07/2019 at 14:02

    WEC boss Gerard Neveu told Motorsport.com that he is working to move the Spa round of the 2019/20 championship from May 2 to April 25, but stressed that the switch was not only to remove one of three conflicts between the two calendars as they stand. "I will make the necessary arrangements to move Spa one week earlier and that is now under way," he said. "We feel this is better for Spa ...Keep reading […]

  • Mercedes take fewest soft tyres for Hungary | 2019 Hungarian Grand Prix
    on 23/07/2019 at 13:38

    Mercedes has made the most conservative tyre selection of all the teams for next weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix. […]

  • Williams needed "two steps back for three forward" with FW42
    on 23/07/2019 at 13:35

    The British team slumped to the back of the grid in 2018 and has suffered an even worse 2019 so far, as its car has proven well off the pace and left its drivers adrift of even the midfield battle.However, Williams has stated this season it has confidence that the base of the 2019 car is a fundamental improvement from last year, and it just needs to be aggressively developed.Rookie driver ...Keep reading […]

  • McLaren trusts Renault to play it fair in 2019 head-to-head
    on 23/07/2019 at 12:31

    With McLaren having made a good step forward, and Renault bidding to recover from a difficult first half of the Formula 1 campaign, the form book suggests the two outfits will go head-to-head for the best of the rest tag behind the big three outfits.That opens up an interesting dynamic, because McLaren is a Renault engine customer and thus has a reliance on the French car manufacturer for some ...Keep reading […]

  • F1: German GP: Preview - Toro Rosso
    on 23/07/2019 at 12:31

    Germany will be an interesting challenge for us. We're not expecting it to be easy, but we will try our best as always to be in a position to score points. […]

  • Haas won't design 2020 car to fit Pirelli tyres despite struggles
    on 23/07/2019 at 12:30

    Haas will not design its 2020 Formula 1 car to "fit the tyres" despite its struggles this season, because Pirelli 'promised' next year's compounds will have a wider working window […]

  • F1: German GP: Preview - Racing Point
    on 23/07/2019 at 12:01

    This weekend sees the arrival of some aero development items as we continue our push to bring performance to the track. […]

  • F1: "We've got to make up for last year," admits Vettel
    on 23/07/2019 at 11:51

    Heading back to where it all began to unravel, Sebastian Vettel admits that he has to make up for last year's unforced error that cost him home victory. […]

  • The story behind Leclerc’s journey to the top
    on 23/07/2019 at 11:43

    Ferrari's Charles Leclerc has faced personal tragedy on his way to F1. Is he a future world champion? He speaks to BBC Sport's Andrew Benson. […]

  • “Refuelling strategies are more predictable” and the other reasons it shouldn’t return | Comment
    on 23/07/2019 at 11:35

    Bring back refuelling? It won't enliven the races or make the cars that much lighter. To do that, F1 must be prepared to think much more radically. […]

  • Assen has long-term DTM future, says Berger
    on 23/07/2019 at 11:32

    The DTM has today announced that the series will return to Assen and the Nurburgring in 2020, while also confirming that new-for-2019 addition Zolder will also stay on the calendar.Read Also:Assen DTM: Wittmann sees off Audi threat in wet raceAssen DTM: Rockenfeller wins, Wittmann goes last-to-secondBoth Assen and Zolder were considered successful additions while ...Keep reading […]

  • F1: German GP: Preview - Ferrari
    on 23/07/2019 at 10:57

    We are not bringing any specific updates, but studying the data from Silverstone has provided us with useful information in our quest to get a better understanding of our car. […]

  • F1: Mercedes takes conservative approach in Hungary
    on 23/07/2019 at 10:52

    Mercedes is alone in taking just 8 sets of the C4 soft compound to Hungary for next weekend's Grand Prix. […]

  • “Today’s drivers will never know what a proper F1 car feels like” – Mansell | 2019 F1 season
    on 23/07/2019 at 10:48

    Today's Formula 1 drivers will never experience what a "proper" grand prix car should feel like, according to 1992 world champion Nigel Mansell. […]

  • Mercedes takes fewest softs for Hungarian GP
    on 23/07/2019 at 10:15

    The teams' tyre choices for the Hungaroring race, which will come the weekend after the upcoming German Grand Prix and will be the final F1 race before a four-week August break, have been unveiled by supplier Pirelli on Tuesday.Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton will both have just eight sets of the C4 soft compound, with the former taking on a field-high four sets of the medium.No other ...Keep reading […]

  • Mercedes Is Using A Special One-Off White Livery This Weekend
    on 23/07/2019 at 10:06

    Mercedes has given a sneak preview of the special commemorative livery it's going to use during the German Grand Prix weekend […]

  • Williams went backwards to go forwards with its 2019 F1 car
    on 23/07/2019 at 10:05

    Williams had to effectively make "two steps back before we made three steps forward" after returning to "basic principles" with its 2019 Formula 1 car […]

  • Hamilton better off being "polarising" than "boring" - Wolff
    on 23/07/2019 at 09:45

    Wolff’s comments came in the light of a debate over Hamilton’s popularity in his home country, sparked by a controversial question regarding the perception of his 'Britishness' in a press conference at his local race.“I think certainly racing in front of his home crowd in Silverstone he wants to do particularly well,” said Wolff. “And that puts an additional tension and intensity ...Keep reading […]

  • FIA expects more kickback on '21 F1 rules from engineers than bosses
    on 23/07/2019 at 09:28

    The FIA's head of single-seater technical matters Nikolas Tombazis says Formula 1's 2021 rules are more likely to be favoured by team principals than engineers […]

  • Scott Dixon lays down stellar final run to second place in Iowa
    by 90865 on 22/07/2019 at 23:03

    Scott Dixon's up and down night in Iowa ended with a second place finish after a killer drive. […]

  • Supercars Mustang ballast changes explained
    on 22/07/2019 at 20:42

    All three homologated models will undergo ballast repositioning ahead of this weekend's Queensland Raceway round, as the category strives to equalise the field.The Nissan Altima will have its engine ballast shifted to the sump of its aluminium V8 powerplant, while the Holden teams will be able to reposition 6.8 kilograms of ballast it was forced to move into the roofline of the ZB Commodore ...Keep reading […]

  • From warm-up fall to dominant Snetterton display for Redding
    by 79914 on 22/07/2019 at 11:19

    Scott Redding says patience was key to his dominant double victory at Snetterton  with Be Wiser Ducati despite the blip of a crash in warm-up. […]

  • Marquez explains why he's crashing less in 2019
    on 22/07/2019 at 09:27

    Five-time premier class champion Marquez crashed no fewer than 23 times across the course of the 2018 campaign, giving him the highest total of any MotoGP rider - six more than Cal Crutchlow and Jack Miller, who both fell 17 times.In 2017, he likewise led the way on 27 crashes, three more than second-placed Crutchlow.However, with nine of this year's 19 races down, Marquez is on course for ...Keep reading […]

  • Redding doubles up to dominate at Snetterton
    by 79914 on 21/07/2019 at 16:46

    Scott Redding tightens his grip on the BSB championship with a dominant double victory at Snetterton […]

  • Snetterton BSB - Race Results (2)
    by 79914 on 21/07/2019 at 16:23

    Full race two results for Round 6 of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton, Norfolk […]

  • Redding in control after Bridewell tumbles from lead
    by 79914 on 21/07/2019 at 13:52

    Scott Redding converts his impressive pace at Snetterton to claim victory in the opening race profiting from Tommy Bridewell’s fall while leading […]

  • Snetterton BSB - Race Results (1)
    by 79914 on 21/07/2019 at 13:39

    Full race one results for Round 6 of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton, Norfolk […]

  • Assen DTM: Rockenfeller wins, Wittmann goes last-to-second
    on 21/07/2019 at 12:51

    Rockenfeller had started third on the grid but the race played out as if polesitter Rast would have to battle BMW driver and Saturday race winner Marco Wittmann for the victory. Rast had held his lead at the start while Wittmann started 18th after a turbocharger problem in qualifying had prevented him from setting a competitive lap. But within four laps, Wittmann had climbed into the top ...Keep reading […]

  • Bradl backs Lorenzo to take Honda in "new direction"
    on 21/07/2019 at 11:10

    Bradl was speaking while filling in for the injured Lorenzo at the Honda factory squad earlier this month at the Sachsenring, where he finished 10th - matching the result he achieved as a wildcard at Jerez.Prior to breaking a vertebra in a crash during practice for the Dutch TT at Assen, Lorenzo had spoken frequently of trying to alter the Honda's characteristics to help riders other than Marc ...Keep reading […]

  • Brookes leads warm-up as Redding falls
    by 79914 on 21/07/2019 at 09:07

    Josh Brookes takes advantage of Be Wiser Ducati team-mate Scott Redding’s early fall to top warm-up at Snetterton. […]

  • Snetterton BSB - Warm-up Results
    by 79914 on 21/07/2019 at 08:57

    Full warm-up results for Round 6 of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Snetterton, Norfolk […]