Motorsport

Former Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg has become a shareholder in Formula E and will give the electric series’ Gen2 car its first public spin in Berlin next month, organisers announced on Tuesday.   Rosberg has taken a keen interest in...
12/04/2018
Fernando Alonso yesterday led calls for "closer" racing to be at the heart of Formula One's blueprint for the future.   "I think it could be a closer battle, that will be always welcome, but it has been always like that in Formula One," said the...
06/04/2018
Lewis Hamilton has dismissed criticism from former Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg as the product of someone seeking "headlines".   Rosberg, who beat Hamilton to the 2016 world championship before retiring, told Sky Sports this week that the...
22/03/2018
Following a string of reliability problems across the opening four races of the season, the Audi ABT Schaeffler squad had scored just 12 points and languished eighth in the teams’ standings until Daniel Abt secured a redemptive win in Mexico.  ...
12/03/2018
Hamilton and Mercedes underwent pre-season practice on the Circuit de Catalunya, however Hamilton spent the first three days indoors due to the snow and adverse weather conditions.   However, after recording just 25 laps from the first few...
03/03/2018
Max Verstappen admits he is not looking forward to racing the "very ugly" Halo in this year's championship.   Earlier this week the Formula 1 began launching their 2018 cars with Haas and Williams' the first two to reveal their Halo concepts. It...
22/02/2018
ZOOM enters its sixth year in 2018 and the success of the initiative is down to a very simple idea. The concept was created in late 2012 by Christian Sylt and Caroline Reid, authors of Formula One’s industry monitor Formula Money. They realised that...
13/02/2018
Valtteri Bottas says that his Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton triumphed in 2017 as a result of his longer experience with Mercedes.   "What he’s been doing better than me, I think it comes mainly from experience," the Finn told Motorsport.com....
05/02/2018
The twilight of Fernando Alonso's motorsport career has taken a decidedly American slant. He entered the Indy 500 last year, driving admirably for a rookie, before the familiar gremlin of a Honda engine failure put an early end to his race. This...
28/01/2018
Williams Martini Racing deputy team principal Claire Williams has outlined the reasons behind the team’s selection of Sergey Sirotkin as its Formula 1 race driver alongside Lance Stroll with Robert Kubica handed the reserve role.   After weeks of...
17/01/2018
Two-time world champion Fernanado Alonso continues to be one of the most popular drivers in Formula 1, respected for his incredible skill behind the wheel as much as his determination to win. While circumstances have prevented him from adding to his...
05/01/2018
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has criticised the controversial Formula One cockpit safety device known as "the halo", believing it looks "completely alien".   More than eight years of dedicated research has gone into cockpit protection in single...
25/12/2017