Racing Point to launch 2020 F1 programme two days before testing

The Racing Point Formula 1 team has announced a date for the launch of its 2020 programme

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51 minutes ago, Autosport, Racing Point

Netflix's F1 series 'Drive to Survive' season two gets release date

Netflix's Formula 1 documentary series 'Drive to Survive' has had a release date announced for its second season

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54 minutes ago, Autosport

Date announced for season 2 of 'Drive to Survive'

Date announced for season 2 of 'Drive to Survive'

The programme, which is produced by Box to Box, debuted on the subscription streaming service last year with a well-received first run of 10 episodes, covering the 2018 season.The follow-up series, which will cover the 2019 championship, will become available on Netflix on February 28.This was communicated...

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58 minutes ago, Motorsport.com

Racing Point reveals date for 2020 F1 car launch

Racing Point reveals date for 2020 F1 car launch

The new Racing Point car is due to make its first public appearance on February 17, at the headquarters of backer BWT in Mondsee, Austria.Water tech company BWT joined what was then Force India back in 2017. Its arrival has led to the Silverstone-based team campaigning cars with pink-dominated colour...

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58 minutes ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

Formula 1 to hold auction for Australian bushfires

Formula 1, whose 2020 season starts in Melbourne on March 15, has announced an auction to help areas most affected by the Australian bushfires. The sport said in a statement that drivers, teams, partners and the governing body were contributing exclusive items and experiences to be auctioned from Wednesday...

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3 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Ocon signing creates "another dynamic" at Renault

Ocon signing creates "another dynamic" at Renault

The Frenchman is replacing Nico Hulkenberg this year, after spending last season on the sidelines as a Mercedes simulator driver.Ocon, who last raced with Racing Point/Force India in 2018, began his F1 career as a Renault young driver."It's another dynamic," Abiteboul told Motorsport.com. "He will push...

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4 hours ago, Motorsport.com, Renault

The Undercut: Every female only driver initiative should be axed

It’s not a particularly impressive boast in our oh-so-woke year of 2020, but I’ll say it anyway: many, many women inspire me (and not just my wife, Mum, daughters and sisters). Margaret Thatcher was a controversial figure, but she definitely inspired women to think just as big as the men...

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5 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

F1: No more excuses, says Marko

Helmut Marko says that increased power from Honda's 2020 power unit means that Red Bull will have no excuse not to be competitive from the outset this season.

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5 hours ago, Pitpass

Ten years on, why F1’s ‘class of 2010’ failed to make the grade | RacingLines

Ten years ago four new teams attempted to enter Formula 1. But none of them are still with us today. Why did they fail, and what can the sport learn from it?

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6 hours ago, F1 Fanatic

F1 to raise money for Australian bushfires victims

Formula 1 is to hold an auction of valuable memorabilia and experiences to raise money to help those affected by the Australian bushfires.

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6 hours ago, BBC Sport

Marko doesn't regret Sainz Red Bull F1 exit as "he is no Verstappen"

Helmut Marko says he does not regret letting Carlos Sainz Jr leave the Red Bull Formula 1 team's stable, because he does not rate Sainz as highly as Max Verstappen

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7 hours ago, Autosport, Red Bull Racing

Ferrari in trouble ahead of 2020 F1 car launch?

More rumblings about trouble with Ferrari’s 2020 car are emerging, journalist and Maranello ‘insider’ Leo Turrini wrote that data from the 2020 car coming out of the simulator and wind tunnel “have not impressed the engineers.” Now, citing ‘reliable sources within...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247, Ferrari

Latifi claims Rosberg’s number six for his rookie season

Formula 1 rookie Nicholas Latifi has made the call and will race with the number six on his car – formerly Nico Rosberg’s number – in a nod to the telephone area code of his home city Toronto. The Canadian, this season’s sole rookie driver, explained his choice on Twitter in a video...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Grosjean: I’ve many plans for after F1 but 33 is still young

Romain Grosjean has admitted he has given some thought to life after Formula 1 as he enters what could well be his last in the top flight unless he can seriously raise his game at the highest level and bend fewer cars. At 33, the Haas driver is now one of the oldest drivers on the grid, but he thinks...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Nissany: I can learn a lot and use this experience

Claire Williams has admitted that Roy Nissany, the team’s little known and new Formula 1 test driver, could be on the grid for the 2021 world championship season. Nissany has been ridiculed by some for a lack of competitiveness, but he comes with the key backing of Canadian-Israeli billionaire...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Vasseur: We are creating a completely new car

Alfa Romeo is building a “completely new car” for the 2020 Formula 1 season, team principal Frederic Vasseur has revealed. Most teams are looking at the new season as a sort of extension of 2019, as the regulations are stable ahead of the sweeping new rule changes for 2021. But Alfa Romeo,...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Honda 2020 gains will leave Red Bull with "no more excuses"

Honda 2020 gains will leave Red Bull with "no more excuses"

With the Milton Keynes-based outfit having enjoyed an encouraging first year of a new partnership with Honda in 2019, ambitions have ramped up for the campaign ahead with it targeting a fight for title glory.Marko says that with Mercedes remaining such a strong force in F1, Red Bull cannot afford to...

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8 hours ago, Motorsport.com, Red Bull Racing

F1: Actually, F1 lost 19.2 million viewers in 2019

In proclaiming its viewer numbers for 2019, F1 is somewhat disingenuous, dropping the "industry standard" measurement in favour of a system that puts the sport in a better light for potential sponsors, broadcasters and race hosts.

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8 hours ago, Pitpass

Russell: Every driver hopes for a Mercedes call-up

While firmly committed to Williams, promising youngster George Russell says he will keep his eye out for “offers” from more competitive Formula 1 teams. The 2019 rookie insists he is happy to remain with backmarker Grove outfit, even though the car they provided him was a brick and the team’s...

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8 hours ago, Grand Prix 247, Mercedes

The Proposed New Layout For The Miami Grand Prix Is Located In A Car Park

Organisers have revealed the new layout for a future Miami Grand Prix which goes through the car park of the Hard Rock Stadium

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9 hours ago, WTF1

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