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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Red Bull motorsport advisor Dr Helmut Marko has rejected rumours that Mick Schumacher is a target for Toro Rosso in 2019. Mick, son of legendary seven-time World Champion, Michael, has soared up the Formula 3 European Championship standings this season and a hat-trick of victories at the Nurburgring has put him just three points behind […]

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Mick Schumacher could yet follow in the footsteps of his father, Michael, with Gerhard Berger saying he is “suddenly” showing those Schumacher genes. The 19-year-old is currently contesting his second season in the FIA F3 European Championship. But while the young Schumacher did not win a single race last season, finishing 12th in the championship, […]

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Ferrari continued to set the pace in Belgium as Kimi Raikkonen replaced Sebastian Vettel at the top of the Friday timesheet. Raikkonen posted a 1:43.355 on the supersoft tyres during his qualifying simulation runs, with Lewis Hamiltonemerging as his nearest rival a tenth behind. Valtteri Bottas, who will be starting Sunday’s race from the back of the grid after […]

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Sebastian Vettel kicked off Formula 1’s return by being the quickest driver in FP1 at the iconic Spa circuit. Vettel set a 1:44.358 on soft tyres to finish one tenth ahead of Max Verstappen in the Red Bull, with Lewis Hamilton, Kimi Raikkonen, and Valtteri Bottas all three tenths behind. Daniel Ricciardo rounded off the […]

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Brendon Hartley had said that he will hold his head up high if his F1 career was over after the end of the 2018 season. The New Zealander has only accumulated two points from the opening twelve races of the season and is currently in P19 in the standings. He has struggled at times, but […]

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McLaren will reportedly confirm Carlos Sainz as Fernando Alonso’s replacement before the end of this week. Earlier this week Alonso announced he was quitting Formula 1 at the end of this season. The double World Champion, who has yet to confirm his 2019 plans, did leave the door open for a possible return to McLaren should the team get it […]

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Phoning Christian Horner on Thursday to say he won’t be re-signing with Red Bull, the team boss reportedly thought Daniel Ricciardo “was joking.” He wasn’t. According to the Daily Mail, Ricciardo had “agreed terms” with Red Bull that would see him stay on as Max Verstappen’s team-mate for 2019. They had even bowed to his wish for a one-year […]

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Antonio Giovinazzi remained at the top of the testing timesheet on Day One in Hungary, while Sean Gelael crashed out on Pirelli tyre duty. Giovinazzi, testing in Ferrari’s SF71-H, was quickest in the morning session, but he upped the pace significantly in the afternoon and broke the unofficial track record with a 1:15.648 set on […]

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Lance Stroll could be off to Force India next season with reports claiming his father is, or will soon be, Force India’s new owner. According to Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport, Force India are holding the key to the midfield driver market as the team’s future could determine that of several drivers. Journalist Michael Schmidt […]

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