Brendon Hartley has said he is showing “really fantastic pace” recently as he looks to secure his Formula 1 future with Toro Rosso. Hartley does have a two-year deal within the Red Bull organisation which should see him through to the end of the 2019 season. But, the New Zealander’s future has been uncertain for […]

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Marcus Ericsson has secured his future away from Formula 1, driving for Schmidt Peterson Motorsports in IndyCar. Ericsson’s time as a full-time driver in Formula 1 is coming to an end after a five-year spell, with Sauber not renewing his contract and instead opting for a line-up consisting of Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi. The Swede […]

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Daniel Ricciardo is feeling “helpless” after another DNF and offered to let Pierre Gasly take over driving duties. Gasly is replacing Ricciardo at Red Bull from next season onward with the Aussie heading for a new challenge with Renault. Ricciardo has been plagued with reliability issues this season, even more so since confirming his Renault switch, and was […]

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Niki Lauda has been released from Austria’s AKH Vienna hospital two months after undergoing a lung transplant. The triple World Champion had the operation back in August after falling ill with severe flu while on holiday. Doctors initially treated him with immunosuppressive therapy, however, the acute lung disease meant Lauda had to have a lung […]

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Using 0.1kgs more fuel than permitted, Kevin Magnussen has hit out at “Formula FuelSaving” after he was disqualified from the United States GP. The Haas driver finished Sunday’s 56-lap race in ninth place, scoring points in his team’s battle to finish the season best of the rest. However, hours after the chequered flag had fallen, […]

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Lewis Hamilton came out on top in a thrilling qualifying battle as just 0.070 seconds separated him, Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen. The Brit secured a third consecutive pole position at the Circuit of The Americas with a 1:32.237 on his final Q3 run, but Vettel will slip from P2 to P5 on the starting grid […]

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Honda have confirmed Toro Rosso pair Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley will be running Spec-3 engines in Russia, while grid penalties for Red Bull are set to be confirmed on Friday. The Japanese manufacturer are in experimental mode ahead of their partnership with Red Bull in 2019 and are continuing their engine development phase with […]

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Brendon Hartley has said he is “not panicking” about his Formula 1 future and still has time to turn his fortunes around. The New Zealander is on the chopping block at Toro Rosso after collecting just two points via two P10 finishes this season. Toro Rosso had already tried to replace Hartley in the early stages of the 2018 […]

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Scott Dixon is one of the most decorated IndyCar drivers of all-time, and the Kiwi says he has no regrets about not driving in Formula 1. Dixon secured his fifth IndyCar Championship at Sonoma on Monday, and his five is now second only to AJ Foyt’s seven titles in the series. The 38-year-old also sits […]

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There could be two comeback stories at Toro Rosso in 2019 with Pascal Wehrlein rumoured to replace Brendon Hartley. Daniil Kvyat is set to be announced at the Russian Grand Prix with contracts reportedly signed over the weekend in Singapore after twice being ditched by the Red Bull junior team in 2017. Now another ex-F1 driver […]

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