Formula 1

Lewis Hamilton Speaks Out Ahead Of Qatar

British Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton has said he believes more than just having the right to do so, sportspeople are bound by duty to raise their voices on human rights issues in the countries they visit. Hamilton’s comments come just as the F1 action heads for Qatar for the ….

Six Sprints To Be Included On F1 Calendar

Exciting news for F1 fans is an announcement by sporting director Ross Brawn that from next season, six sprint race meetings will be included as part of the annual roster. Brawn said while the idea is to test the concept already this year, with two sprint races already declared a ….

Hamilton Alludes To Coolness With Verstappen

It appears if F1’s Lewis Hamilton’s relationship with rival Max Verstappen is a cool one. With the championship battle between the pair a tight race, especially following their collisions at Monza and Silverstone, Hamilton was asked this week whether the events of the season had put strain on their relationship. ….

F1 War Of Words Not Yet Over

The F1 war of words between Mercedes and Red Bull rages on following a dismissal by the FIA of a request by team Red Bull for a formal review into events that occurred during the recent British Grand Prix at Silverton. The Hamilton-Verstappen controversy is clearly far from over – ….

Lawson’s Lent F1 Boots Cause A Stir

It’s a classic case of if the shoe fits.. and the latest drama has a surprising focus – that of footwear. When Max Verstappen’s racing boots had not arrived in time for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix last weekend, New Zealand F2 racer Liam Lawson lent a pair of boots to ….

Hamilton Has Strong Words For French Open

F1 champion this week had a strong stream of criticism for those who have voiced their approval of Naomi Osaka’s withdrawal from the French Open. Speaking before the weekend’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Hamilton praised Osaka for her bravery in sticking to her guns while criticising the organisers of Roland Garros ….

Aston Martin Returns To F1 After 60 Years

Aston Martin is making a return to Formula 1 racing for the first time in nearly 61 years. The team this week unveiled its new car in donned in livery of British green. The British motor car manufacturer bid the sport farewell after it failed to score even a single ….

Alonso Will Be Good To Go For 2021 Season

Despite a broken jaw suffered in recent cycling accident, two-time F1 world champion Fernando Alonso’s Alpine team says it remains confident the Formula One star will be back on the grid in time for the start of the new season in March. The team issued its prognosis in a short ….

Hamilton Signs One More Year With Mercedes

Seven-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has extended his contract with Mercedes by signing a one-year deal extension. The famous Brit ended his contract saga with the team on Tuesday, after a little over a month without any deal inked with any team. The 36-year-old, who was knighted in ….

F1 Teams Outraged By FIA’s Double Standards

Formula 1’s refusal to allow Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz to take part in the upcoming post-season test in Abu Dhabi is considered by many to be proof once again of the FIA’s inconsistency when applying the rules of the sport. The test, which was originally created for young drivers who had ….