Lance Stroll will take over duties for the ill Felipe Massa who had to withdraw for the Hungarian GP. Massa fell ill on the Friday of the Hungarian Grand Prix and had to pull out after FP3. Williams reserve and Sky F1 pundit Paul di Resta took over having not driven a race since 2013. He … Continue reading Stroll to replace Massa at Hungary test
Sebastian Vettel has won the Hungarian Grand Prix as Mclaren score double points finish and Alonso sets the fastest lap. Immediately at the start, there was drama as Verstappen went wide into turn 1 allowing cars and his team mate through. Then at turn 2, Ricciardo went around the outside of Verstappen, but the latter … Continue reading Vettel wins as Fernando Alonso sets fastest lap- Hungarian GP review
The pre and in season testing dates for 2018 have been revealed. The will be 2 pre-season tests both at Barcelona over 4 days. These will take place on February 26-March 1 and March 6-9. Despite one team having pushed for a test at Paulo Ricard although this was dismissed due to a lack of support. There will … Continue reading 2018 testing dates revealed
Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat has been penalised of impeding Lance Stroll in Q1 and is now very close to a race ban. The incident happened at turn 11 as Stroll was forced to go around Kvyat who was trying to get out of the way. Kvyat claims whoever that his team left it too … Continue reading Kvyat gets penalty for impeding Stroll
Sebastian Vettel has taken pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix as Ferrari lock out the front row. After withdrawing from the weekend Paul di Resta stood in for Felipe Massa. And he did a pretty good job, after not having driven an F1 car for 4 years he was only 2 tenths off 19th place initially. … Continue reading Vettel on pole in Ferrari front row lock out.
Scotsman Paul Di Resta is to race alongside Lance Stroll this weekend after Felipe Massa withdrew due to feeling sick and dizzy. The Brazilian complained of feeling sick and dizzy on Friday and was taken to the tracks medical centre for checks. He was then transferred to a hospital in Budapest but no serious issues were reported. … Continue reading Paul Di Resta to race Williams as Massa falls ill.
Former world champion Alain Prost has said the Halo goes against the DNA of F1 and he wouldn't want to see it in F1, where he has a team. "I was always defending and supporting safety - but I cannot say I am happy about the Halo," Prost told Motorsport.com. "It is against the spirit of … Continue reading “Halo is against F1’s DNA” says Prost
Sauber has secured a new multi-year engine supply deal with Ferrari after yesterday announcing the Honda deal was off. This new deal though is for brand new engines each year rather than year old engines they currently have. New team boss Frederic Vasseur said: "I am very pleased to confirm that we will continue to work … Continue reading Sauber secures multi-year Ferrari deal
Sauber boss Fredric Vasseur has said he wants to finalise an engine supply deal for 2018 before the summer shut down. Vasseur joined Sauber after Monisha Kaltenborn left due to differences in future directions. However, it was he that put together the Hinda deal and so after her departure it was announced the deal was off. … Continue reading Sauber wants new engine deal before summer break
The Sauber-Honda engine deal for 2018 has been cancelled as the 2 parties agree to call it off. The deal was put together between former team principal Monisha Kaltenborn and Honda man Masashi Yamamoto. A few weeks after the deal was put together Kaltenborn left the team due to differences in opinion on the future direction … Continue reading Sauber-Honda engine deal officially off