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How Red Bull Formula 1 team keeps pushing aero tech boundaries

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:01
Red Bull continued its assault on Formula 1 rivals Mercedes and Ferrari with further aero tweaks at the French Grand Prix

Renault: 2018 form could allow early focus switch to '19 F1 design

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:58
Renault managing director Cyril Abiteboul hopes the Formula 1 team will be able to switch its R&D focus to its 2019 car early if it can maintain its current form

Toyota World Rally Championship team open to Kimi Raikkonen testing

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:54
Toyota World Rally Championship team principal Tommi Makinen is ready to make a Yaris WRC available for Ferrari Formula 1 driver Kimi Raikkonen to test

Iannone's 'special' Aprilia MotoGP deal has options beyond 2020

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:10
Aprilia's new recruit Andrea Iannone says he signed a "very special contract" with his new employer, with options that go beyond the standard two-year MotoGP factory contract cycle

Red Bull/Honda 2019 F1 engine deal at same stage as Sauber's was

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:25
Honda's agreement to supply Red Bull with Formula 1 engines in 2019 is at the same stage as its deal with Sauber was before that got cancelled last year

Byrne to return to racing in Masters F1 on British GP support bill

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:19
Former Formula 1 racer and British Formula 3 champion Tommy Byrne will make a return to European racing at the British Grand Prix next month

Force India can no longer 'realistically' catch Renault in F1 2018

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 18:25
Force India believes it can no longer "realistically" hope to catch Renault in the Formula 1 constructors' standings, after suffering its first double retirement in almost two years in France

'Bad days' will hurt Jorge Lorenzo's MotoGP resurgence - Crutchlow

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 17:41
Jorge Lorenzo's campaign to get back into the MotoGP 2018 title fight will be hampered by his "bad days" being worse than his rivals', according to LCR Honda's Cal Crutchlow

Mercedes F1 junior Russell 'fears' F2 car problems in every session

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 17:01
Mercedes Formula 1 junior George Russell "fears" reliability issues will occur in every session with Formula 2's new 2018 car, and says drivers' weekends are being "destroyed"

Video guide to the Austrian Grand Prix Formula 1 circuit

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 16:33
Get acquainted with the history and modern challenges of the Austrian Formula 1 Grand Prix in our exclusive animated guide to the Red Bull Ring

Ex-Williams F1 tester Susie Wolff becomes Venturi FE team principal

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:58
Susie Wolff has become the team principal of the Venturi Formula E team with immediate effect

F1 2019 rule changes agreed by teams and ready for sign-off - Ross Brawn

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:50
Ross Brawn says Formula 1's 2019 aerodynamic regulations have finally been fully agreed by teams, and are set to be signed-off at the next Strategy Group meeting on July 4

Volkswagen I.D R could do Pikes Peak '10 seconds' faster - Dumas

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:05
Pikes Peak record holder Romain Dumas believes he could lower his new benchmark by a further 10 seconds if Volkswagen returns to the hillclimb with its electric I.D. R

French GP organiser wants bigger crowd despite traffic trouble

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:01
The French Grand Prix organiser wants a significant crowd increase for 2019 because it believes every Formula 1 fan caught in traffic chaos over the weekend still attended the race

Ten Le Mans winners to enter 2018 edition of Classic endurance race

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 14:16
Ten Le Mans 24-Hour winners will join approximately 1000 other drivers for the ninth running of the Le Mans Classic on July 6-8

Roborace car to run at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 13:55
The Roborace autonomous racing car will take part in the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed

British GP F1 tyres: Verstappen takes fewest sets of soft compound

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 13:14
Max Verstappen has opted for the most conservative tyre choice for Formula 1's British Grand Prix, where Pirelli's 2018 hard compound will make its debut

Palmer prioritises university placement over GP3 and racing in 2018

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 13:02
Will Palmer says he has elected to focus on a university placement year in asset management, instead of completing the 2018 GP3 Series season with MP Motorsport

Renault's aggressive 2018 F1 S-duct development

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 13:00
The 'S-duct' is not a new technical development in Formula 1, but frequent regulation changes do allow new opportunities for teams to fine-tune ideas in the search for added performance

Dixon: IndyCar front wing change would boost road course overtaking

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:09
IndyCar points leader Scott Dixon believes a change to the front wing of Dallara's aerokit would help improve racing on road courses