Red Bull has officially announced that Alex Albon will be Max Verstappen’s team-mate in 2020 with Daniil Kvyat and Pierre Gasly staying at Toro Rosso. Albon was given the call-up to the senior team during the summer break as the underperforming Gasly made his way back to Toro Rosso. The British-Thai driver has responded in […]

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Lewis Hamilton clinched his sixth Formula 1 title despite being passed for victory late on by Valtteri Bottas in the United States Grand Prix. Hamilton jumped both Ferrari drivers on the opening lap to run third and was then only one among the leaders to execute a one-stop strategy, which elevated him above Bottas and […]

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Valtteri Bottas claimed his fifth pole position of the 2019 Formula 1 season in qualifying for the United States Grand Prix at Austin. The Mercedes driver’s first run in Q3, during which he posted a lap of 1m32.029s, was good enough to be sure of pole. Neither he nor Sebastian Vettel, who was just 0.012 […]

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Lewis Hamilton set the pace in the second Formula 1 free practice session ahead of the United States Grand Prix, outpacing Charles Leclerc by 0.301 seconds. Ferrari driver Leclerc was quickest in the early running, which was interrupted by a red flag caused by Romain Grosjean crashing his Haas after losing it at the downhill […]

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Formula 1’s technical, sporting and financial regulations for the championships’s 2021 overhaul have finally been approved. F1’s stakeholders have debated the make-up of the major new rules package for months and disagreements led to the process being delayed from an original mid-2019 deadline. However, after being approved unanimously by the FIA’s World Motor Sport Council […]

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Lewis Hamilton recovered from a first-lap off to win the Mexican Grand Prix but will have to wait at least one more race to clinch the 2019 Formula 1 title. Hamilton had a trip across the grass at the start of the race after contact with Max Verstappen and fell to fifth, but he executed […]

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Max Verstappen claimed a surprise pole position for Formula 1’s 2019 Mexican Grand Prix, outpacing Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc by 0.266 seconds, as Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas crashed late in Q3. Red Bull driver Verstappen set the fastest time on the first runs in Q3, 0.114s faster than Leclerc. He then improved to a 1m14.758s on […]

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel headed the second free practice session for Formula 1’s Mexican Grand prix, outpacing Max Verstappen by 0.115 seconds. Vettel hit the front early on while running medium-compound Pirellis, setting a best time of 1m17.960s and going 0.223s faster than team-mate Charles Leclerc. This ensured Ferrari had the top two positions locked […]

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Renault has had both its cars disqualified from Formula 1’s Japanese Grand Prix for using an illegal driver aid. Following a protest lodged by the Racing Point team, the FIA stewards held a teleconference hearing on Wednesday to evaluate whether a brake bias adjustment system used by Daniel Ricciardo and Nico Hulkenberg in Suzuka was legal. The […]

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Valtteri Bottas’s first Formula 1 win since April helped Mercedes clinch a sixth consecutive constructors’ championship as a messy start and first-corner clash undermined Ferrari’s Japanese Grand Prix. Bottas launched from third to first on the run to the first corner, passing both Ferraris as Leclerc got away slowly and poleman Vettel erred significantly – […]

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