Red Bull has just announced a new title sponsorship tie-up with Aston Martin, and I think it’s a prelude to a branded engine deal with Mercedes-Benz. Find out why, here …
Formula 1 May Get an Autonomous Safety Car in the next few years in an effort to help manufacturers educate the public about the technology.
Formula One now races in Baku, Azerbaijan. Why? Because a few years ago, disgraced F1 impressario Flabbio Briatore went there on vacation, liked what he saw, and whispered in Bernie Ecclestone’s ear that it would be a great place for a motor race. In fact, it is a lousy place for one. The circuit includes […]
There is a rumor being circulated by German Magazine Auto Bild that might be of particular interest to racing fans everywhere. That rumor: Porsche is coming back to Formula 1. That’s right- after another convincing win at the 24 Hours of LeMans earlier this month, Porsche seems to be setting its sights on other racing […]
McLaren CEO says his team is near the breaking point with Honda as its engine partner after a promised upgrade failed to materialize in time for the Canadian grand prix this weekend.
The Monaco FIA Formula 1 Grand Prix is always exciting right from the recognizance lap. The cars meander through the Casino de Monte-Carlo with million dollar yachts in the harbor and the buildings and mountains of the principality looming overhead. This year, two Ferraris were at the head of the field. They climbed up the […]
Kimi Raikkonen got the pole at the 2017 FIA Formula 1 Monaco qualifying session.
Jenson Button returns to Formula 1 racing this weekend at Monaco as Fernando Alonso races at the Indy 500.
A drone is just a drone. It can be used for peaceful purposes like taking photos of the latest additions to the Tesla Gigafactory or it can be used for nefarious purposes like dropping bombs on the race track at Silverstone during the Formula One race later this year. It should be noted that Silverstone […]
The Spanish grand prix saw Mercedes increase its slim lead over Formula One rival Ferrari as Lewis Hamilton found a way to force his way past Sebastien Vettel for the lead and the race win.
Formula 1 Race Results from Russia, 2017: Ferrari’s Fight-to-the-Finnish Fails while Mercedes Clings to Constructor’s Lead
The Formula 2 race from Russia was a fight in the last two laps, with the newest Mercedes driver to score his first win for the team.
World driving champion Fernando Alonso will skip this year’s Monaco grand prix to race in the Indianapolis 500. He will be driving for Andretti Motorsports.
Formula One is thinking about the next engine rules package for 2021 and beyond. Should it go forward with more technological wizardry and complexity in the name of efficiency or take a step back to more conventional gasoline engines?
Lewis Hamilton set the fastest lap ever recorded on the Melbourne street circuit during qualifying for the start of the 2017 Formula One season. But Sebastien Vettel and his Ferrari was only a quarter of a second behind.
with wider, grippier tires and more down force, Formula One cars are expected to be 2-3 seconds a lap quicker in 2017. Fernando Alonso says drivers no longer need to drive “like small children.”
A dispute is brewing over Formula One suspension rules just prior to the start of winter testing. Ferrari is challenging the legality of the suspension system used by Mercedes and Red Bull and is threatening protests at the first race in Melbourne in March.
Formula One rules allow brake discs that are 4 mm wider than last year. This year’s cars are expected to be faster and generate up to 25% higher braking force, putting heavy G loads on drivers.
Bernie Ecclestone has been kicked upstairs by Liberty Media, new owners of the commercial rights to Formula One.
Ross Brawn thinks Formula One needs to take a hard look at what it wants to be after the current rules package expires in 2020. That would be a novel idea.
In a surprise announcement, 2016 world driver’s champion Nico Rosberg has retired from Formula One racing. His plans for the future are vague other than to spend more time with his wife and family.