Pirelli launched their expanded 2018 Formula 1 tire spectrum on Friday ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, introducing two new compounds and colors for next year.
Daniil Kvyat’s future in Formula 1 came into murky waters on Wednesday morning, with Red Bull motorsport boss Helmut Marko confirming that the 23-year-old Russian will not return to Scuderia Toro Rosso.
ESPN and Formula One have agreed to a multi-year linear and digital partnership that brings the FIA Formula One World Championship back to its original television home in the United States starting next year.
Lewis Hamilton swept Friday practice for the Formula 1 Austrian Grand Prix, but a competitive day of action at the Red Bull Ring ultimately saw a scant four tenths of a second separating the top five cars.
Under sunny skies at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Friday, Mercedes AMG Petronas posted a double one-two performance, with three-time Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton topping both free practice sessions.
After a disastrous opening race in Australia in which both cars retired prematurely, Haas F1 Team has finally gotten their Formula One season on-track after back-to-back points-scoring finishes.
If there was any doubt about whether this year’s Formula One World Championship would be a back-and-forth battle of the titans, those misgivings were erased by the end of Sunday’s Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.
Ending a year-long drought and taking the early fight to Mercedes, Sebastian Vettel won Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix and proved that Ferrari’s winter testing pace was no fluke.
Lewis Hamilton proved that the Mercedes Silver Arrows will be every bit of the threat in 2017 that they have been the last three years on the Formula One grid, topping both Friday practice sessions for the Australian Grand Prix.
After the downturn in fortunes that was 2015, Red Bull Racing came back in a big way last year, in no small part thanks to Max Verstappen, the high school-aged driver who won his first race in the team in Spain after replacing Daniil Kvyat five races in.
When people think of soccer, most think of Manchester United, Bayern Munich or FC Barcelona, but when people think of motor racing, Ferrari is usually the first name to cross their lips.
In a stunning revelation prior to Friday’s FIA banquet in Austria, Nico Rosberg announced his retirement from Formula One racing just five days after securing his first World Championship.