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Sir Frank Williams ‘on the mend’ after being discharged from hospital

The Williams team confirmed on Christmas Eve that their former chief Sir Frank Williams had been discharged from hospital after a short stay, and was now recovering at home. A statement from Williams on December 15 revealed that Sir Frank had been...

Lewis Hamilton equals Michael Schumacher’s record with seventh F1 title

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton wins his seventh formula 1 championship to became Formula 1 most successful driver of all time after winning a wet and slippery Turkish Grand Prix on Sunday. Hamilton’s victory brought him level with Ferrari legend Michael...

Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to drive in Mercedes test in preparation for F1...

Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will intensify their preparations for Formula 1's return once they get behind the wheels of a Mercedes during a two-day test at Silverstone next week, the Mercedes team has confirmed. Bottas will drive the 2018 Mercedes W09 next week...

Formula One: Austria gives OK to crowd-free F1 races on July 8, 12

ZURICH (REUTERS) - Austria's health ministry on Saturday (May 30) gave the green light to two Formula One motor races on July 8 and 12 - the delayed season-openers - to be held without spectators in line with plans...

Formula One: FIA agree to F1 budget cap of US$145 million for 2021

PARIS (AFP) - Spending by Formula One teams will be capped at US$145 million (S$200 million) in 2021 with a subsequent limit of US$135 million by 2023, it was announced on Wednesday (May 27) as the sport's rulers attempt...

Motor racing: Britain’s McLaren scale back F1 racing due to lockdown losses

LONDON (AFP) - British Formula 1 team and supercar maker McLaren said on Tuesday (May 26) it will cut 1,200 jobs and significantly scale down its racing division after the coronavirus crisis hit sales. The restructuring affects over a quarter...

Carlos Sainz to Ferrari in 2021 and 2022

Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow has confirmed that Carlos Sainz will drive for the team in the 2021 and 2022 seasons of the Formula 1 World Championship. Mattia Binotto, Managing Director Gestione Sportiva and Team Principal “I’m pleased to announce that Carlos...

‘I have no big news to communicate’ – Alonso

Fernando Alonso has admitted he is contemplating a return to Formula 1. Amid speculation the Spaniard is eyeing Daniel Ricciardo's Renault vacancy for 2021, his manager Flavio Briatore on Monday claimed Alonso is "motivated", "detoxed" and "ready to return". When asked...

The new F1 season is just 50 days away.

The heavily-delayed 2020 F1 season is now due to begin in 50 days’ time. But what will the final championship calendar look like? The championship came within a few days of holding the season-opening race when teams assembled in Melbourne a few...

FERRARI NEVER OFFERED VETTEL A NEW CONTRACT

Ferrari never went as far as offering Sebastian Vettel a new contract for 2021, having made its decision about his future during the off-season, The Race has learned. Furthermore, it has also emerged that the terms of Carlos Sainz Jr’s...

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