With Red Bull eyeing up options to get Dan Ticktum into F1, the FIA has blocked him from taking part in the post-Hungary test session.  It’s no secret that Brendon Hartley’s seat at Toro Rosso is under threat. But although he appears to have done enough to retain his place for the rest of the […]

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Toro Rosso is still investigating the front suspension failure that triggered Brendon Hartley’s huge Formula 1 accident at Silverstone and caused the New Zealander to miss qualifying. Hartley’s suspension failed at the end of the Wellington straight on his first run in FP3, pitching him into the barriers at Brooklands. Although the team was running […]

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Sebastian Vettel capitalised on a Turn 1 collision between Kimi Räikkonen and Lrewis Hamilton that sent the Briton to the back of the field to claim his 51st career win at the British Grand Prix. Hamilton later staged a superb recover to finish second ahead of the second Ferrari of Kimi Räikkönen. At the start, Vettel […]

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Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton delivered a stunning final lap in Qualifying for the British Grand Prix to edge Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel by four hundredths of a second, with Kimi Räikkönen third for the Italian squad ahead of the second Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas. Vettel claimed provisional pole with a lap of 1:25.936 in the first run […]

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Brendon Hartley will miss Formula 1 qualifying at Silverstone after a heavy accident in FP3, but Toro Rosso will run Pierre Gasly after changing his car’s front suspension. Hartley crashed after a front left failure on the STR13, damaging his chassis beyond immediate repair, so the spare car will be built up for the race. […]

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Brendon Hartley was involved in a scary crash at the British GP after a huge suspension failure on his Toro Rosso during Practice Three. Hartley was speeding down Silverstone’s Wellington Straight at around 200mph when his front-left suspension buckled as he hit the brake into Brooklands, removing the tyre, and he was merely a passenger […]

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel topped the second Formula 1 free practice session ahead of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone, while Max Verstappen crashed his Red Bull early on. Vettel’s team-mate Kimi Raikkonen topped the early stages of the session with a lap of 1m28.591s using the medium-compound Pirellis. That was before Verstappen’s session came […]

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Toro Rosso has introduced Ferrari-inspired channelled wing mirrors to its Formula 1 cars at this weekend’s British Grand Prix. With Toro Rosso pushing to improve its STR13 as it is involved in an ultra-tight midfield battle in 2018, the mirror development demonstrates that the team is not leaving any stone unturned in its efforts. The […]

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European Formula 3 title challenger Dan Ticktum is a contender for a Toro Rosso Formula 1 drive next season as a replacement for Brendon Hartley. Ticktum, the 2017 Macau Grand Prix winner, is currently second in Euro F3, one point behind championship leader Marcus Armstrong and is in the frame to partner Pierre Gasly at […]

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Eric Boullier has resigned from his role as the McLaren Formula 1 team’s racing director, with Gil de Ferran given a new position in a major management reshuffle. McLaren targeted podiums in 2018 after splitting with Honda and joining Renault but has struggled with performance and missed development targets amid an aerodynamic problem on its […]

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