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25 JULY 2017

FIA GIVES GREEN LIGHT FOR KUBICA RETURN

F1's governing body says it has no problem with Robert Kubica's impending return to the sport.

HUNGARY PERFECT FOR KUBICA COMEBACK SAYS HULKENBERG

Nico Hulkenberg thinks Hungary is the perfect venue for Robert Kubica to step up his campaign to return to formula one.

TEAMS CAN NO LONGER BUY F1 SHARES SAYS LIBERTY

F1 owner Liberty Media has closed the door on an offer to allow teams to buy into the sport.

24 JULY 2017

VETTEL DENIES FERRARI ENTERING CRISIS

Sebastian Vettel has denied Ferrari might be on the brink of a new 'crisis'.

HONDA STAYING IN F1 WITH MCLAREN SAYS YAMAMOTO

Honda says it is staying in F1 with McLaren next year.

VERSTAPPEN PATIENCE COULD END

Max Verstappen's "patience" with Renault-powered Red Bull may eventually end.

WILLIAMS NOT READY FOR 2018 DRIVER TOPIC

Williams is not ready to show its hand regarding its driver lineup for 2018.

FERRARI COULD KEEP RAIKKONEN

Former F1 driver Ralf Schumacher can imagine Ferrari deciding to keep Kimi Raikkonen on board next year.

HALO MAKES F1 TOO SAFE SAYS AUDETTO

Former F1 team boss Daniele Audetto has hit out at the FIA's decision to impose the controversial 'Halo' in 2018.

VILLENEUVE CONFIRMS WILLIAMS SPAT

Jacques Villeneuve has confirmed his spat with his former F1 team Williams.

AUER PLAYS DOWN F1 CHANCES

DTM frontrunner Lucas Auer has played down his chances of moving into F1 next year.

21 JULY 2017

MERCEDES, RED BULL SLAM HALO DECISION

Mercedes and Red Bull bosses have hit out at the FIA's decision to impose the controversial 'Halo' frontal protection concept for 2018.

20 JULY 2017

FIA MANDATES HALO FOR 2018

The controversial frontal protection concept called 'Halo' will make its mandatory debut on all formula one cars next year.

CAREY WANTS MORE GERMAN TEAMS IN F1

F1 CEO Chase Carey says he wants more German carmakers to join the category.

KUBICA CONFIDENT HE CAN DRIVE 2017 CAR

Robert Kubica says the idea of testing this year's Renault car does not faze him.

PEREZ SHOULD ONLY LEAVE FOR FERRARI SAYS MALLYA

Vijay Mallya says he would be happy if Force India lines up with the same drivers next year.

19 JULY 2017

MCLAREN-MERCEDES TALKS NOT PROMISING SAYS HORNER

Christian Horner sees parallels between McLaren's current situation and the predicament faced by Red Bull two years ago.

HAAS HAS CONTROL OF DRIVER DECISION SAYS STEINER

Haas boss Gunther Steiner said he remains in control of the American team's driver decision for 2018.

MARCHIONNE CALLS FOR FERRARI RESPONSE

Sergio Marchionne has called for "an immediate response" from Ferrari after the British grand prix.

WILLIAMS BANS VILLENEUVE FROM MOTOR HOME

According to the rumour grapevine, Williams has banned its 1997 champion Jacques Villeneuve from the team's motor home at grands prix.

FORMER PM HOPES FOR DUTCH GP RETURN

Former Dutch prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende says he hopes Max Verstappen can help power The Netherlands' return to the F1 calendar.

KUBICA TO TEST 2017 RENAULT IN HUNGARY

Robert Kubica will step up his F1 comeback by testing Renault's 2017 car after the forthcoming Hungarian grand prix.

F1 TO DISCUSS SHIELD IN WEDNESDAY MEETING

The potential introduction of the cockpit protection solution known as 'Shield' will have top billing as F1's strategy group meets on Wednesday.

18 JULY 2017

WOLFF WANTS HAMILTON TO STAY AT MERCEDES

Toto Wolff says he is pushing Lewis Hamilton to commit to Mercedes beyond the end of next year.

ITALIAN PRESS SAYS FERRARI MUST START FROM SCRATCH

Italy's partisan media is worried the tide may have turned against Ferrari in its championship battle with Mercedes.

VERSTAPPEN STILL A LITTLE WILD SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has no right to complain about dangerous driving.

SAINZ PLAYS DOWN CHANCES OF HUNGARY TEAM SWITCH

Carlos Sainz has now joined those playing down his chances of switching teams ahead of the Hungarian grand prix next weekend.

17 JULY 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - SILVER STREAK: HOW HAMILTON WON

British GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson in Silverstone

FERRARI TYRE FAILURE BLAME OBVIOUS SAYS ARRIVABENE

Pirelli is looking into the tyre failures that cost Sebastian Vettel almost his entire championship lead at Silverstone.

HAAS TURNS FULL FOCUS TO 2018 CAR

F1's American team Haas is turning its attention to building a better car for 2018.

FERRARI OFFERS VETTEL THREE-YEAR CONTRACT?

Ferrari wants Sebastian Vettel to sign a new three-year contract.

FORCE INDIA MUSING TWO OPTIONS FOR NAME CHANGE

Force India has written up a short-list of potential new team names for the 2018 season and beyond.

ALONSO PUSHING FOR MCLAREN'S ENGINE DECISION

Fernando Alonso says he would like to know the identity of McLaren's 2018 engine supplier as soon as possible.

RED BULL TO CONSIDER SAINZ RELEASE SAYS HORNER

Red Bull chiefs and Carlos Sainz have hit back at suggestions the Spanish driver will switch to Renault ahead of the forthcoming Hungarian GP.

VERSTAPPEN SAYS FERRARI RUMOURS POSITIVE

Max Verstappen has described rumours linking him with a move to Ferrari as "positive".

BOTTAS SET FOR 2018 MERCEDES DEAL SAYS WOLFF

Valtteri Bottas looks set to secure a one-year extension to his Mercedes contract for 2018.

16 JULY 2017

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS AT SILVERSTONE AGAIN

British GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

British GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

British GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

British GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

British GP - Race Results

CANADA GP BOSS NOT WEIGHING INTO SILVERSTONE DISPUTE

Canadian grand prix promoter Francois Dumontier says he does not want to weigh in on the dispute between F1 owner Liberty Media and Silverstone.

VANDOORNE HAPPY TIDE FINALLY TURNING IN F1

Stoffel Vandoorne says he is happy the tide is finally turning on his difficult opening season in F1.

FORCE INDIA SUED OVER PINK SPONSOR DEAL

Although boss Vijay Mallya is happy with his pink-coloured cars in 2017, the sponsorship deal has landed Force India in legal trouble.

NOW TORO ROSSO LINKED WITH HONDA SWITCH

The uncertainty about Honda's future in F1 has taken another twist.

NO MORE RISKY STARTS FOR BOTTAS

Valtteri Bottas says he will not attempt a "risky" race start at Silverstone.

GASLY TO REPLACE SAINZ AT TORO ROSSO?

A new driver could be set to join the F1 grid as soon as the next grand prix in Hungary.

KVYAT PUSHES TO KNOW TORO ROSSO PLANS

Daniil Kvyat says he is open to staying at Toro Rosso next year.

WOLFF BLASTS DELUSIONAL HAMILTON CRITICS

Toto Wolff has blasted Lewis Hamilton's critics, after the Mercedes driver skipped the London demonstration event this week.

MERCEDES TACKLES QUIT RUMOURS WITH SPONSOR NEWS

Mercedes has hit back at rumours the German carmaker might pull out of formula one in the coming years.

15 JULY 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - HOME HIT

British GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Silverstone

SATURDAY PHOTOS

British GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

British GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

British GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

British GP - Qualifying Results

ALONSO KEEPS OPEN MIND ABOUT SHIELD

Fernando Alonso says he retains an open mind about 'Shield', after the cockpit protection concept made its track debut at Silverstone.

WOLFF PLAYS DOWN ATTENDING VETTEL PARTY

Toto Wolff has played down his attendance at Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel's recent 30th birthday party.

ANOTHER YEAR AT TORO ROSSO POSITIVE SAYS SAINZ

Carlos Sainz says he will be happy to stay at Toro Rosso next year.

MCLAREN ADMITS CUSTOMER ENGINE TALKS

A switch to customer Mercedes power appears to be back on the menu at McLaren.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - SPLIT 'EM UP

British GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Silverstone

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

British GP - Practice 3 Results

GIOVINAZZI HOPES FOR 2018 RACE SEAT

Antonio Giovinazzi is hoping Haas is the key to his future in F1.

14 JULY 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - STILL AHEAD

British GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Silverstone

FRIDAY PHOTOS

British GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

British GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

British GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

British GP - Practice 2 Results

HAMILTON'S RIVALS QUESTION LONDON ABSENCE

Lewis Hamilton's rivals say they do not understand his decision to skip the London demonstration this week.

SAUBER-HONDA ENGINE DEAL IN DOUBT SAYS ERICSSON

Marcus Ericsson has admitted the identity of Sauber's engine supplier for 2018 is in doubt.

ALONSO HAS NOTHING TO SAY ABOUT FUTURE

Fernando Alonso has "nothing to say" about his future.

PEREZ NOT COMMITTING TO FORCE INDIA FOR 2018

Sergio Perez is not ready to commit to Force India for 2018.

VETTEL PLAYS DOWN SILVERSTONE ENGINE BOOST

Sebastian Vettel has played down reports Ferrari will have a new engine specification this weekend at Silverstone.

ECCLESTONE ADMITS SINGAPORE GP IN DOUBT

Bernie Ecclestone has admitted next year's Singapore grand prix might not go ahead.

FERRARI WILL DECIDE FUTURE SAYS RAIKKONEN

Kimi Raikkonen says Ferrari will decide his future in F1.

HULKENBERG HAPPY WITH KUBICA OR ALONSO FOR 2018

Nico Hulkenberg has admitted that Robert Kubica could be his teammate in 2018.

ROSBERG RULES OUT FERRARI COMEBACK

Nico Rosberg has ruled out returning to F1 next year with Ferrari.

OCON ADMITS BLOCKING PEREZ FANS ON TWITTER

Esteban Ocon says he had to block some of Sergio Perez's fans on Twitter.

MASSA WANTS TO STAY AT WILLIAMS

Felipe Massa says he is happy to stay at Williams in 2018.

VETTEL CALLS FOR JUMP START RULES RETHINK

Sebastian Vettel has called for a rules rethink regarding jump starts in F1.

VETTEL KEEPS OPEN MIND ABOUT SHIELD

Sebastian Vettel was keeping an open mind before giving the 'Shield' cockpit protection design its track debut at Silverstone.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - IT'S GOING TO BE FUN

British GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Silverstone

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

British GP - Practice 1 Results

WHEEL TETHER LANDS TORO ROSSO IN FIA TROUBLE

Toro Rosso found itself in trouble with the FIA ahead of the British grand prix.

VANDOORNE NOT WORRIED ABOUT MCLAREN EXIT

Stoffel Vandoorne says he is not worried he might lose his McLaren seat at the end of the season.

13 JULY 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

British GP - Thursday Press Conference

FERRARI CAN IMPROVE IN QUALIFYING SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has admitted Ferrari needs to up its game in qualifying.

ABSENT HAMILTON BOOED IN LONDON

Lewis Hamilton will head into his home race at Silverstone amid a cloud of local booing.

F1 NOT RULING OUT LONDON GP

The chances of a F1 street race in London have taken a clear step forward this week.

F1 ON CUSP OF CORRUPTION SCANDAL?

F1 could be on a cusp of a new corruption scandal.

MAYOR NOT YET BACKING COPENHAGEN F1 PLANS

Copenhagen is not yet backing plans for a F1 street race in the Danish capital.

ALFA ROMEO MAY POWER HAAS IN F1?

Alfa Romeo could be ready to enter formula one.

PORSCHE TO MAKE F1 DECISION IN JULY?

Porsche is tipped to decide within the next two weeks whether or not to enter formula one.

BUEMI, KUBICA RUMOURS HEATING UP

Sebastien Buemi is not ruling out a return to the F1 grid.

NO VERSTAPPEN RELEASE FOR 100 MILLION SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko has categorically ruled out releasing Max Verstappen before the Dutchman's Red Bull contract runs out.

25 RACES NOT BAD FOR F1 STAFF SAYS BRAWN

Ross Brawn is not ruling out an expansion of the F1 calendar to include 25 races.

12 JULY 2017

KUBICA TESTS 2017 CAR IN RENAULT SIMULATOR

Robert Kubica has taken yet another step on his road back to the F1 grid.

SILVERSTONE HITS BACK AT POSTURING CHARGE

British grand prix organisers have hit back at F1 owner Liberty Media, after being accused of "posturing".

MCLAREN ASKS FERRARI ABOUT ENGINE SUPPLY

Ferrari has emerged as an unlikely option for McLaren, as rumours of a looming divorce with struggling works partner Honda persist.

MERCEDES DO NOT NEED ALONSO SAYS LAUDA

Fernando Alonso's hopes of joining a winning F1 team for 2018 appear to be waning.

11 JULY 2017

FERRARI READY TO EXTEND VETTEL DEAL

Ferrari is ready to sign a new contract with Sebastian Vettel.

WOLFF LOOKING AHEAD TO 2019 DRIVER MARKET

Mercedes looks set to keep Valtteri Bottas on board for 2018.

MARCHIONNE CONFIRMS SASSI'S F1 EXIT

Sergio Marchionne has confirmed that Ferrari engine boss Lorenzo Sassi has left the F1 team.

BOSSES SORRY ABOUT VERSTAPPEN PROBLEMS

Red Bull chiefs have apologised for Max Verstappen's run of disastrous car reliability in 2017.

ALONSO NOT RULING OUT FERRARI FOR 2018

Fernando Alonso says it is not the right time of year to be counting or ruling out his possibilities for the future.

VANDOORNE TOOK STEP FORWARD IN AUSTRIA

Stoffel Vandoorne left Austria feeling more upbeat about the future at McLaren-Honda.

LIBERTY HITS OUT AT SILVERSTONE POSTURING

F1 owner Liberty Media has hit out at what it regards as "posturing" by British grand prix promoter the BRDC.

WHITING DEFENDS FIA JUMP START SYSTEM

Charlie Whiting says there is nothing wrong with F1's jump start system.

RED BULL WRITES OFF 2017 CHAMPIONSHIP

Christian Horner has backed frustrated team driver Max Verstappen in declaring the 2017 world championship basically over for Red Bull.

MERCEDES LETTING HAMILTON DOWN SAYS WOLFF

Mercedes must up its game to help Lewis Hamilton win the 2017 world championship.

10 JULY 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - THE GETAWAY: HOW BOTTAS WON

Austrian GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson in Spielberg

BOTTAS IN FIGHT FOR 2017 TITLE SAYS HAMILTON

Valtteri Bottas is in the hunt for the 2017 world championship.

RAIKKONEN MUST INCREASE COMMITMENT SAYS MARCHIONNE

Sergio Marchionne has issued a wake-up call to Kimi Raikkonen, whilst rejecting rumours Max Verstappen or Fernando Alonso are in the running to replace him.

MARCHIONNE QUESTIONS PLANS FOR NEXT F1 ENGINES

Sergio Marchionne has thrown a potential spanner in the works of F1's plans for its next engine regulations.

RED BULL TAKES UP OPTION ON SAINZ CONTRACT

Carlos Sainz and Red Bull have confirmed that the Spaniard is definitely under contract to drive for Toro Rosso in 2018.

VERSTAPPEN CONFIDENT AMID FERRARI RUMOURS

Amid intense speculation about his future, Max Verstappen was suddenly in a better mood after the Austrian grand prix.

HORNER TIPS RED BULL TO KEEP KVYAT

Daniil Kvyat is on track to stay at Toro Rosso in 2018.

CALLS GROW FOR DRIVER PENALTY SYSTEM OVERHAUL

Calls are growing for F1 to overhaul its system of penalising drivers for technical problems.

MAGNUSSEN BEST TEAMMATE SINCE ALONSO SAYS GROSJEAN

Romain Grosjean has named Kevin Magnussen as his best teammate since Fernando Alonso.

9 JULY 2017

RACE NOTES - BOTTAS WINS AUSTRIAN GP

Austrian GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Austrian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Austrian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Austrian GP - Race Results

F1 COULD INTRODUCE NEW ENGINES ONE YEAR EARLY

F1 could introduce a new engine formula as early as 2020.

SOMETHING CHANGED IN MCLAREN-HONDA DIVORCE

After a tumultuous period in the McLaren-Honda marriage, the works collaboration now appears to be back on track.

FORCE INDIA NOT READY TO ANNOUNCE AUER TEST

Force India is still not confirming reports that DTM frontrunner Lucas Auer will get his first F1 test in August.

FIA HALTS AUSTRIA GP TRACK EXTENSION SAYS MARKO

F1's governing body appears to have put the brakes on plans to expand the current layout of the Austrian grand prix.

HAMILTON-VETTEL AGGRESSION TO INCREASE SAYS LAUDA

Niki Lauda has warned that tensions between F1's two championship protagonists look set to heat up rather than cool down.

LIBERTY SHOULD BUY SILVERSTONE SAYS BROWN

Silverstone could come to regret axing its long-term British grand prix contract.

8 JULY 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - TAKE A RECORD AND TAKE FIVE

Austrian GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Spielberg

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Austrian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Austrian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Austrian GP - Qualifying Results

F1 TO HAVE HALO OR SHIELD IN 2018 SAYS WHITING

F1 cars will feature either Halo or 'Shield' cockpit protection in 2018.

SAINZ HITS BACK AFTER RED BULL REBUKE

Carlos Sainz says he will talk to Helmut Marko, Christian Horner and Franz Tost, after being slammed by his Red Bull bosses in Austria.

MARKO SAYS NO TO VERSTAPPEN RUMOURS

Dr Helmut Marko has issued his latest clear "No" amid speculation Max Verstappen could be on the move for 2018.

NO REGRETS AFTER FORCE INDIA EXIT SAYS HULKENBERG

Nico Hulkenberg says he has no regrets after switching from Force India to the Renault works team for 2018.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - TROUBLE AHEAD

Austrian GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Spielberg

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Austrian GP - Practice 3 Results

MCLAREN DENIES HONDA POWER BREAK RUMOUR

The future of the McLaren-Honda project appears to be in healthier shape this weekend in Austria.

WOLFF RULES OUT OCON FOR MERCEDES IN 2018

Toto Wolff has ruled out signing up Esteban Ocon to replace Valtteri Bottas for 2018.

MATESCHITZ UNDERSTANDS VERSTAPPEN ANGER

Dietrich Mateschitz says he 'understands' the anger expressed recently by Max Verstappen.

VANDOORNE PLAYS DOWN 2017 GAP TO ALONSO

Stoffel Vandoorne insists he is not getting down about his disappointing first season in F1.

7 JULY 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - BETTER YET

Austrian GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Spielberg

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Austrian GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Austrian GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Austrian GP - Practice 2 Results

F1 SHOULD ADD SECOND CHINA GP SAYS BROWN

F1 should look into adding a second grand prix in China.

TODT HAS QUESTIONS TO ANSWER OVER VETTEL SAYS HAMILTON

The FIA has questions to answer after Sebastian Vettel escaped a further penalty following the recent Baku grand prix.

NO BIG DIFFERENCE FROM NEW HONDA SAYS VANDOORNE

Stoffel Vandoorne has backed McLaren teammate Fernando Alonso in playing down the 'spec 3' Honda engine that is set to debut this weekend in Austria.

PEREZ CAREER IN NOW OR NEVER PHASE SAYS OCON

Sergio Perez's F1 career is in a "now or never" phase.

SILVERSTONE TO AXE BRITISH GP ON TUESDAY

Silverstone bosses are expected to axe their British grand prix contract within days.

MASSA HAS EYE ON KUBICA'S COMEBACK ATTEMPT

Felipe Massa admits he will keep a close eye on former F1 driver Robert Kubica's push to return to the category.

VETTEL DENIES OIL IN FUEL STORY HURT FERRARI

Valtteri Bottas says he is not ready to declare that Mercedes has definitely raced ahead in the 2017 championship battle.

WILLIAMS DEFENDS STROLL'S PRIVATE TESTS

The next steps in Lance Stroll's private test programme are not known.

FERRARI NOT CONFIRMING ENGINE BOSS EXIT

Ferrari is not confirming reports that its engine boss has left the team.

WEHRLEIN ADMITS SAUBER ATMOSPHERE DIFFERENT

Pascal Wehrlein is not ruling out staying at Sauber next year.

MASSA COULD STAY IN 2018 SAYS WILLIAMS

Felipe Massa could stay in formula one beyond the end of this year.

ALONSO DISMISSES VETTEL, HAMILTON COMMENTS

Fernando Alonso says he is not concerned if the top drivers at Ferrari and Mercedes do not want him as their 2018 teammate.

FAILURES NOT VERSTAPPEN'S FAULT SAYS RICCIARDO

Daniel Ricciardo says his Red Bull teammate is not to blame for a run of technical failures.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - THE FASTEST EVER

Austrian GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Spielberg

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Austrian GP - Practice 1 Results

6 JULY 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Thursday Press Conference

COSWORTH ATTENDS LATEST F1 ENGINE MEETING

If the latest F1 meeting is any indication, the sport's future is looking bright.

WHITING TO RETIRE RUMOURS RE-SURFACE

Speculation is once again doing the rounds that long time F1 race director Charlie Whiting could be set to be replaced.

ALONSO EXPECTS NOTHING FROM NEW HONDA

Fernando Alonso has played down expectations about Honda's 'new' engine ahead of the Austrian grand prix this weekend.

CAREY DENIES TARGETING 25-RACE F1 CALENDAR

Chase Carey has denied setting 25 races per season as the target for future F1 calendars.

NO MORE CHANCES FOR TEMPER-PRONE VETTEL

The FIA would have to act if Sebastian Vettel loses control of his temper one more time.

NOW COMMUNICATION BOSS LEAVES SAUBER

Another key Sauber member has left the Swiss F1 team.

5 JULY 2017

VETTEL CRASHGATE OVER NOW SAYS LAUDA

Mercedes chiefs have called an end to the Sebastian Vettel 'crashgate' saga.

PAUL RICARD BIDS TO HOST 2018 WINTER TESTS

Paul Ricard could be the scene of next year's official F1 winter testing.

SAUBER SET TO CONFIRM VASSEUR AS BOSS

Sauber is set to announce Frederic Vasseur as its new team boss.

F1 TALK TOO EARLY FOR MICK SCHUMACHER

It is too early to be predicting F1 stardom for Mick Schumacher.

VILLENEUVE NOT SORRY FOR STROLL CRITICISM

Jacques Villeneuve has refused to apologise for his harsh outspokenness about his countryman Lance Stroll's performance in F1 this year.

STROLL'S PRIVATE TESTING NOT FAIR SAYS VILLENEUVE

Jacques Villeneuve has hit out at the private testing programme being enjoyed this year by controversial F1 rookie Lance Stroll.

4 JULY 2017

VETTEL ESCAPES MAJOR FIA PENALTY

Sebastian Vettel has issued an apology after avoiding a major additional penalty as a result of intentionally driving into Lewis Hamilton in Baku.

F1 TARGETS LIGHTER ENGINES FOR FUTURE

Weight has emerged as a major factor as F1 prepares to change its engine formula beyond 2020.

OCON MOVING ON AFTER PEREZ RUN-INS

Esteban Ocon has vowed to move on amid a controversial period in his relationship with Force India teammate Sergio Perez.

JORDAN SAYS WOLFF WILL NOT SILENCE HIM

Eddie Jordan says he will not be silenced, after being slammed by Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.

NO RENAULT WINS UNTIL 2019 SAYS ABITEBOUL

Cyril Abiteboul has admitted that Renault might not be winning races by next year.

3 JULY 2017

ALONSO WANTS MERCEDES OR FERRARI SEAT SAYS BRIATORE

Fernando Alonso has targeted a move into one of F1's two top teams for 2018.

2017 DIFFICULT FOR TEAMMATE VANDOORNE SAYS ALONSO

Fernando Alonso has admitted his teammate's introduction to F1 this year has been "difficult".

RED BULL SAYS LOSS OF OIL TRICK HURT FERRARI

Speculation is increasing that a technical controversy is behind Ferrari's sudden dip in form.

FIA SHOULD EXCUSE EMOTIONAL VETTEL SAYS BERGER

Gerhard Berger says the FIA should forgive Sebastian Vettel for driving into Lewis Hamilton recently in Baku.

JOS VERSTAPPEN SAYS SON HAPPY AT RED BULL

Max Verstappen's father has denied the Red Bull driver is looking for a way out of his contract.

NO ULTIMATUM FOR STRUGGLING PALMER SAYS ABITEBOUL

Cyril Abiteboul says he is imposing no "ultimatum" on struggling Renault driver Jolyon Palmer.

BERGER CONFIRMS FORCE INDIA TEST FOR NEPHEW

It is now almost certain that Gerhard Berger's nephew will shortly make his F1 test debut.

30 JUNE 2017

F1 STEWARD ADMITS VETTEL RACE BAN WAS POSSIBLE

An F1 steward says his colleagues considered a harsher penalty for Sebastian Vettel last weekend in Baku.

JOS VERSTAPPEN SLAMS RED BULL BOSS HORNER

A growing rift has emerged between the Verstappen camp and Red Bull.

LAUDA SAYS MCLAREN-MERCEDES DEAL NOT DONE

Niki Lauda says no deal is in place between McLaren and Mercedes for 2018.

HAMILTON WANTS NEW DEAL BEYOND 2018 SAYS LAUDA

Niki Lauda has dismissed suggestions Lewis Hamilton might quit Mercedes and F1.

MAGNUSSEN WELCOMES COPENHAGEN'S 2020 GP PROJECT

Kevin Magnussen has welcomed news in Denmark that an F1 race in Copenhagen is in the works for 2020.

CRITIC VILLENEUVE ALWAYS NEGATIVE SAYS STROLL

Lance Stroll says he is not affected by the harsh criticism of his Canadian countryman Jacques Villeneuve.

PEREZ TO BE LATEST F1 FATHER

Sergio Perez is set to become the latest F1 father.

29 JUNE 2017

FIA RIGHT TO LAUNCH VETTEL CRASH PROBE SAYS LAUDA

As predicted, the FIA has re-opened the issue of Sebastian Vettel's apparently deliberate crash into title rival Lewis Hamilton in Baku.

MERCEDES TAKES BLAME FOR HEADREST INCIDENT

Mercedes has taken the blame for the issue that cost Lewis Hamilton victory in Baku.

RED BULL READY TO WIN RACES SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko says Red Bull is now ready to start winning races on its own merit.

HONDA STRONGER IN 2018 SAYS HASEGAWA

Honda is confident it is finally making progress in formula one.

GROSJEAN ADMITS EYE ON FERRARI VACANCY

Romain Grosjean is not ruling out a change of scene for 2018.

28 JUNE 2017

FERRARI RETURN NOT RULED OUT FOR ALONSO SAYS BRIATORE

Flavio Briatore says a return to Ferrari cannot be ruled out for Fernando Alonso.

ECCLESTONE TELLS FERRARI TO SIGN ALONSO

Bernie Ecclestone has advised Ferrari to consider a familiar face if it has a vacancy to fill for 2018.

TODT MAY SUMMON VETTEL TO FIA COURT

Jean Todt could be set to order a further investigation into Sebastian Vettel's behaviour in Azerbaijan.

TODT HALF POSITIVE ABOUT 2017 SEASON

Jean Todt says he is "half positive" about how the first half of F1's 2017 season has gone.

PAUL RICARD COULD REMOVE MISTRAL CHICANE FOR F1

Paul Ricard could be set to reinstate the entire length of the famous Mistral straight for next year's French GP return.

FORCE INDIA TO BECOME FORCE 1 FOR 2018?

'Force 1' has emerged as the front-running candidate as Force India prepares to change its name for 2018.

F1 PLANNING GROUP LAUNCH EVENT FOR 2018

F1's owners are planning a group launch event for the 2018 season.

27 JUNE 2017

MARKO BACKS VETTEL AFTER ROAD RAGE

Not everyone is siding against Sebastian Vettel following his apparently deliberate crash into championship rival Lewis Hamilton in Baku.

WOLFF ARGUES AGAINST FURTHER PENALTY FOR VETTEL

Toto Wolff thinks Sebastian Vettel's act of Baku 'road rage' should now be forgotten.

RENAULT STILL INTERESTED IN SAINZ

Renault has admitted it still has "an eye" on Carlos Sainz.

RIO KEEN ON BRAZIL GP SWITCH

Brazilian grand prix promoter Tamas Rohonyi has admitted Rio de Janeiro is interested in hosting the country's F1 race.

FORCE INDIA SAYS DRIVER CLASH UNACCEPTABLE

Force India's race drivers are to be told that what happened in Baku at the weekend was "unacceptable".

BOTTAS NOT WORRIED ABOUT MERCEDES FUTURE

Valtteri Bottas insists he is still not worried about his future at Mercedes.

HAAS BRAKE STRUGGLES UNACCEPTABLE SAYS GROSJEAN

Romain Grosjean left Baku furious that Haas is yet to get to the bottom of a recurring brake problem.

VERSTAPPEN FACES FINE FOR SKIPPING MEDIA DUTIES

Max Verstappen is facing a EUR 25,000 fine for skipping his mandatory press duties after Sunday's race in Baku.

HONDA TO RUN NEW ENGINE IN AUSTRIA

Honda will bring another engine upgrade to the next race in Austria.

26 JUNE 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - THE WILD BUNCH: HOW RICCIARDO WON IN BAKU

Azerbaijan GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson

VETTEL UNDER FIRE AFTER HAMILTON CLASH

Sebastian Vettel is under fire amid accusations he deliberately rammed championship rival Lewis Hamilton while behind the safety car in Baku.

MCLAREN COULD TAKE HONDA BREAK SAYS BOULLIER

McLaren's team boss has admitted the British team could take a break from being powered by Honda engines in F1.

STROLL TEST NOT PODIUM BOOST SAYS FATHER

Lance Stroll enjoyed a 'secret' test between the recent Canadian and Azerbaijan grands prix.

25 JUNE 2017

RACE NOTES - RICCIARDO WINS IN BAKU

Azerbaijan GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Azerbaijan GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Azerbaijan GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Azerbaijan GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Azerbaijan GP - Race Results

WOLFF PLAYS DOWN FERRARI OIL TRICK RUMOURS

Toto Wolff has played down suggestions the FIA might have taken away Ferrari's secret weapon in 2017.

ALONSO MANAGEMENT IN MERCEDES, RENAULT TALKS

Fernando Alonso is clearly on the move.

VETTEL CONTRACT SPECULATION INCREASES

Speculation is mounting that Sebastian Vettel is on the cusp of extending his contract at Ferrari.

VETTEL NOT INJURED SAYS SPOKESWOMAN

Sebastian Vettel's spokeswoman has played down rumours about an injury for the world championship leader.

MCLAREN ENGINE DEAL DEADLINE LOOMING SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff says Mercedes needs to know if McLaren needs a customer engine supply for 2018 sometime "after the summer break".

WOLFF SLAMS JORDAN'S FAKE NEWS

Toto Wolff has hit out at F1 media personality Eddie Jordan for perpetuating a rumour about Mercedes' future in the sport.

PIRELLI COULD INTRODUCE EVEN SOFTER TYRE FOR 2018

Grumblings about Pirelli have returned to the F1 paddock.

24 JUNE 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - ROUTE 66

Azerbaijan GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Azerbaijan GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Azerbaijan GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Azerbaijan GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Azerbaijan GP - Qualifying Results

NO OBSTACLES TO NEW FERRARI DEAL SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has given a strong hint about his future in F1.

BOULLIER HAS CONTRACTS TO NEGOTIATE

McLaren has "contracts to negotiate", according to team boss Eric Boullier.

TEAMS UNHAPPY WITH AUSTIN QUALIFYING MOVE

Team bosses are reportedly unhappy with a decision to tweak the weekend race schedule in Austin later this year.

VERSTAPPEN NOT EXPECTING BAKU POLE

Max Verstappen has admitted Ferrari and Mercedes will probably race ahead in Baku qualifying.

VANDOORNE STILL FEELS MCLAREN TRUST

Stoffel Vandoorne says he still feels the "trust" of his employer.

RENAULT PLAYS DOWN KUBICA RUMOURS

Renault has played down swirling rumours about Robert Kubica.

F1 OIL IN FUEL CONTROVERSY RE-EMERGES

Suggestions a team is gaining performance by mixing oil with fuel have re-emerged in Baku.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - PREVENTED

Azerbaijan GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Azerbaijan GP - Practice 3 Results

HAMILTON CAN STAY IN F1 UNTIL 40 SAYS TRULLI

Lewis Hamilton has continued to back away from earlier claims he might quit F1 at the end of the year.

SAUBER OWNER ADMITS VASSEUR TALKS

Former Renault team boss Frederic Vasseur has emerged as the most likely candidate to run Sauber.

MCLAREN ADMITS SAINZ AN OPTION FOR 2018

McLaren is not ruling out a move to the British team for Carlos Sainz in 2018.

BRAWN WANTS UP TO 13 TEAMS IN F1

Ross Brawn has admitted F1 would like more teams to enter the sport.

GROSJEAN PLAYS DOWN SPOTTERS REPORTS

Romain Grosjean has played down reports suggesting the Haas team is using 'spotters' in Baku.

23 JUNE 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - DISJOINTED

Azerbaijan GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Azerbaijan GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Azerbaijan GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Azerbaijan GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Azerbaijan GP - Practice 2 Results

NO PREFERENCE FOR PALMER REPLACEMENT SAYS HULKENBERG

Jolyon Palmer reacted with tetchiness at Baku when asked yet again about his future in F1.

NO CONTRACT NEWS IN BAKU SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has no news in Baku about his contractual situation with Ferrari.

BOTTAS HAS EARNED MERCEDES SEAT SAYS HAMILTON

Lewis Hamilton says Valtteri Bottas has "earned his place" at Mercedes.

ALONSO UNENTHUSED OVER HONDA UPGRADE

Fernando Alonso does not sound enthused with the news Honda has brought an upgrade for its hapless power unit to Baku.

RICCIARDO DENIES LATEST FERRARI RUMOURS

Daniel Ricciardo has once again played down rumours connecting him with a move to Ferrari for 2018.

MERCEDES HAS SOLVED TYRE TROUBLE SAYS HEMBERY

Mercedes has now solved its early-season tyre problems.

WILLIAMS RULES OUT HONDA SWITCH

Williams has categorically rejected reports it might become the new works Honda team for 2018.

KALTENBORN EXIT A SHAME SAYS WEHRLEIN

Pascal Wehrlein in Baku said it is "a shame" boss Monisha Kaltenborn was ousted from the Sauber team.

DRIVER ATMOSPHERE FINE AT FORCE INDIA

Force India's drivers insist the atmosphere is "fine" following events in Montreal two weeks ago.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - THE SECOND FIRST

Azerbaijan GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Azerbaijan GP - Practice 1 Results

FOURTH YEAR AT TORO ROSSO DIFFICULT SAYS SAINZ

Carlos Sainz has admitted staying at Toro Rosso for a fourth consecutive season in 2018 would be "difficult".

ALONSO WANTS SAFE F1 TEAM FOR 2018

Fernando Alonso has given the clearest sign yet that he will leave McLaren-Honda at the end of the year.

FORCE INDIA NOT CONFIRMING AUER TEST RUMOURS

Force India is not ready to confirm reports Gerhard Berger's nephew will test for the Silverstone based team in Hungary.

RENAULT HAS UPGRADE IN BAKU SAYS RICCIARDO

Daniel Ricciardo has revealed that Renault has taken improvements for its 2017 power unit to Baku.

HAMILTON PLAYS DOWN F1 QUIT QUOTE

Lewis Hamilton has played down reports he might quit at the end of the season.

22 JUNE 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Azerbaijan GP - Thursday Press Conference

VERSTAPPEN SHOULD KEEP QUIET AMID RUMOURS

A former F1 driver has urged Max Verstappen to "keep quiet" and "not worry", amid speculation he wants to move on from his current team Red Bull Racing.

BRATCHES EYES PAY-TV FUTURE FOR F1

New F1 boss Sean Bratches says the sport will continue on the path of switching more coverage to pay TV platforms.

F1 COULD HAVE NEW TEAMS FOR 2019 SAYS TODT

Jean Todt has not denied that a new team might be lining up to enter formula one.

FERRARI TAKES ENGINE UPGRADE TO BAKU

Ferrari is taking an engine upgrade to this weekend's grand prix on the streets of Baku.

BERGER'S NEPHEW NOT CONFIRMING FORCE INDIA NEWS

Gerhard Berger's nephew is not ready to confirm reports he will make his F1 test debut in Hungary.

21 JUNE 2017

CAREY PLAYS DOWN 2018 TRIPLE HEADER

Chase Carey has played down the 'triple header' that will take place in F1 next year.

CAREY CONFIDENT ALL 21 RACES SET FOR 2018

Chase Carey has played down speculation next year's 21-race calendar could actually drop to 19 grands prix.

NO HURRY TO SIGN NEW BOTTAS DEAL SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff says Mercedes will "take our time" in deciding whether to keep Valtteri Bottas for 2018.

MCLAREN DEAL NOT MERCEDES PRIORITY SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff is still reluctant to talk about the possibility of Mercedes supplying customer engines to McLaren next year.

HONDA NOT RULING OUT F1 HELP

Honda is no longer ruling out accepting help as it looks to finally get up to speed in F1.

HAMILTON COULD QUIT F1 AFTER 2017

Lewis Hamilton is not ruling out quitting F1 at the end of the season.

RUSSIA GP DATE CHANGE DUE TO WORLD CUP

Next year's football World Cup is one reason organisers of the Russian grand prix pushed for a date change for 2018.

SAUBER NOT COMMENTING ON MCLAREN GEARBOX CLAIMS

Monisha Kaltenborn has played down the impact the potential McLaren-Honda split might have on Sauber.

MCLAREN EYEING SAINZ AS 2018 PLAN B?

McLaren is lining up Carlos Sainz as a 'plan B' in the event Fernando Alonso quits the team after 2017.

PROST WELCOMES NEW F1 TEAM RUMOURS

F1 legend Alain Prost has welcomed rumours suggesting an eleventh team could be on the grid in 2018.

BERGER'S NEPHEW TO MAKE F1 TEST DEBUT

Gerhard Berger's nephew is set to take a big leap forward in his ambitions to race in F1.

20 JUNE 2017

CAREY PROUD TO REVIVE EUROPEAN F1 RACES

F1 chiefs say they are proud to be bringing two traditional European races back to the sport's calendar.

BOTTAS WANTS LONG TERM MERCEDES DEAL

Valtteri Bottas says he is balancing his ambitions to win races against his desire to secure a "long term contract" with Mercedes.

TYRE MANAGEMENT NOT AMONG MCLAREN'S PROBLEMS

Tyre management is not among McLaren's problems in 2018.

VETTEL DEFENDS SOCIAL MEDIA ABSENCE

Sebastian Vettel has defended his decision to keep a low public profile.

PORSCHE TO ATTEND F1 ENGINE MEETING, AUSTRIA GP

Porsche could be contemplating a future move into formula one.

19 JUNE 2017

ROSBERG HITS BACK AT WOLFF, HAMILTON REPORTS

Nico Rosberg has dismissed comments made by his former boss, Toto Wolff.

NO LE MANS CLASH UNDER CHASE CAREY'S WATCH

F1 and Le Mans appear to be entering a new era of collaboration.

WILLIAMS KEY TO MCLAREN-HONDA SPLIT?

Williams has emerged as the potential key to fellow British team McLaren's Honda divorce.

WHITING GIVES IMOLA F1 CIRCUIT APPROVAL

Imola remains on track for a future return to the F1 calendar.

HONDA TO DELIVER ENGINE UPGRADE IN BAKU?

Honda looks set to deliver a much-needed engine upgrade this weekend in Baku.

NEW CHINESE F1 TEAM RUMOURS GAIN SPEED?

Rumours about a potential eleventh team for 2018 are gaining momentum.

16 JUNE 2017

AGAG WANTS FERRARI IN FORMULA E

Formula E boss Alejandro Agag has urged F1's most famous team to enter the all-electric series.

ALONSO SHOULD LEAVE IF NOT ENJOYING F1 SAYS MASSA

If Fernando Alonso keeps complaining, the Spaniard should consider leaving formula one.

ENGINEER SAYS MAGNUSSEN LIKE RAIKKONEN

Kevin Magnussen's race engineer has likened the young Dane's character to that of Kimi Raikkonen.

ONLY THE NAME THE SAME AT MCLAREN SAYS DE LA ROSA

The "only thing" that has survived the sweeping change at McLaren in recent years is "the name".

ZERO TENSION WITH ALONSO ACCORDING TO ZAK BROWN

Amid the McLaren-Honda crisis, boss Zak Brown insists there is "zero tension" between the great British team and Fernando Alonso.

15 JUNE 2017

F1 TO START TESTING SHIELD NEXT MONTH

F1's new 'Shield' concept will make its public debut earlier than expected.

PALMER UNDER PRESSURE TO DELIVER SAYS ABITEBOUL

Cyril Abiteboul has admitted Jolyon Palmer is under "pressure" to "deliver" for Renault in 2017.

MORE KUBICA TESTS POSSIBLE SAYS RENAULT

Robert Kubica wanted an F1 test in order to decide the next steps in his career.

WOLFF BACKTRACKS AFTER ROSBERG RETURN COMMENTS

Toto Wolff has backtracked after saying Nico Rosberg might return to F1 from retirement.

HONDA LAGGING BEHIND IN SIMULATION SAYS CUQUERELLA

A former F1 engineer suspects Honda is lagging behind in the area of simulation.

BROADCASTER SAYS F1 HUMMING ONCE AGAIN

F1 is "humming" once again.

F1 WILL NEVER GO ALL-ELECTRIC SAYS TODT

Jean Todt says F1 will never abandon its petrol-based origins and join Formula E as an all-electric powered series.

FORCE INDIA CONSIDERS NAME CHANGE?

Team co-owner and boss Vijay Mallya is considering changing Force India's name.

MERCEDES CLOSING UP ON FERRARI SAYS BOTTAS

Mercedes is closing up on Ferrari in terms of managing Pirelli's 2017 tyres.

RED BULL DRIVERS CANNOT END CONTRACTS SAYS MARKO

Red Bull has control of the destinies of its F1 drivers.

14 JUNE 2017

STILL TOO EARLY FOR CONTRACT TALK SAYS BOTTAS

Valtteri Bottas says it is still "too early" to talk about the possible extension of his contract.

PALMER HAS NO EXPLANATION AMID RUMOURS

Jolyon Palmer says he has "no explanation" for his struggle to keep up with his teammate Nico Hulkenberg at Renault so far in 2017.

HONDA ADMITS TEST BENCH PROBLEM

Honda has given an explanation about the extent of its struggle so far in 2017.

FERRARI NOT READY TO TALK 2018 CONTRACTS

Ferrari has refused to comment on the contractual status of its F1 drivers.

13 JUNE 2017

PEREZ DENIES IGNORING TEAM ORDER

Mercedes chiefs think rival team Force India made a mistake in Montreal.

NO INFORMATION ABOUT HONDA UPGRADE

Rumours are growing by the day that the works McLaren-Honda partnership is now definitely doomed.

MICHAEL DOUGLAS TIPS ALONSO TO QUIT F1

Hollywood legend Michael Douglas has tipped Fernando Alonso to leave F1 at the end of the season.

ROSBERG REJECTS F1 COMEBACK TALK

Nico Rosberg has rejected claims he may return to formula one.

BOTTAS MUCH BETTER TEAMMATE THAN ROSBERG SAYS HAMILTON

Lewis Hamilton says his relationship with new teammate Valtteri Bottas is working perfectly.

VERSTAPPEN WORRIED ABOUT RED BULL FOR 2018

Max Verstappen says he is worried not only about Red Bull's performance this year, but also for 2018.

FATHER, WILLIAMS SAY STROLL DESERVES F1 SEAT

Lawrence Stroll's father and boss say the under-fire 18-year-old has now proven he deserves to be in formula one.

12 JUNE 2017

RACE REPORT - GRAND SLAM: HOW HAMILTON WON

Canadian GP - Race Report
By Dan Knutson in Montreal

ALONSO NOT RULING OUT 2018 INDYCAR SWITCH

Fernando Alonso is no longer ruling out quitting F1 at the end of the year.

SAINZ, KVYAT RELATIONSHIP HITS ROAD BUMP

The relationship between Toro Rosso drivers Carlos Sainz and Daniil Kvyat has hit a bump in the road.

CHAMPIONSHIP LONG ENOUGH FOR HAMILTON WIN

Lewis Hamilton is back in the fight for the world championship.

LAUDA AGREES 25 RACES TOO MANY FOR F1

Niki Lauda has backed top drivers Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton over criticising plans to expand the F1 race calendar.

SAINZ SURE RENAULT WILL IMPROVE 2017 ENGINE

Carlos Sainz has responded to claims Renault will no longer update its engine in 2017.

11 JUNE 2017

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS MONTREAL IN MERCEDES 1-2

Canadian GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Canadian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Canadian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Canadian GP - Race Results

MCLAREN VERY COMPETITIVE WITHOUT HONDA SAYS ALONSO

Fernando Alonso says there is nothing wrong with the McLaren car or his own driving.

HAMILTON ADMITS ALONSO PAIRING TOXIC

Lewis Hamilton has admitted his clash with Fernando Alonso at McLaren a decade ago was "personal".

ALONSO HITS BACK AT RALF SCHUMACHER AMID KART DISPUTE

Fernando Alonso and Ralf Schumacher have clashed bitterly over a dispute in the world of top-level kart racing.

MCLAREN URGES VANDOORNE TO ADAPT TO F1

McLaren has urged Stoffel Vandoorne to "adapt" to his new life in formula one.

STRUGGLING STROLL WILL FIND SOLUTION SAYS OCON

Esteban Ocon has tipped Lance Stroll to "find a solution" to his current troubles in F1.

KUBICA ADMITS DREAMING OF F1 COMEBACK

Robert Kubica has admitted he is dreaming of a "comeback" in F1.

AUDI IN F1 ENGINE TALKS

Audi is no longer ruling out a future in formula one.

VETTEL MOST COMPLETE DRIVER SAYS VILLENEUVE

Jacques Villeneuve has tipped Sebastian Vettel to win the 2017 title.

PIRELLI LISTENED TO VETTEL ABOUT 2017 TYRES

Toto Wolff has denied Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari a big head-start in his bid for the 2017 title.

RED BULL CAN'T WRITE OFF 2017 CAR

Red Bull cannot simply write off 2017 in order to get ready for a full championship challenge in 2018.

NO MCLAREN INDYCAR TEAM FOR NOW SAYS BROWN

Zak Brown has played down rumours McLaren could launch a full-time Indycar team.

10 JUNE 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - EQUALING SENNA

Canadian GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Montreal

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Canadian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Canadian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Canadian GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - FORZA FERRARI

Canadian GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Montreal

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Canadian GP - Practice 3 Results

MCLAREN CONSIDERING ALL SCENARIOS REGARDING HONDA

McLaren is considering "all possible scenarios" amid rumours the British team is on the cusp of dumping works engine partner Honda.

ALONSO MEETS IN MONTREAL WITH F1 BOSS CAREY

After repeating his threat to quit F1, Fernando Alonso sat down with the sport's new CEO Chase Carey.

BOTTAS GETTING UNDER HAMILTON'S SKIN

Valtteri Bottas is getting under Lewis Hamilton's skin at Mercedes.

ROSBERG COULD RETURN TO F1

Nico Rosberg could one day return to formula one.

VANDOORNE NOT YET GOOD ENOUGH SAYS VILLENEUVE

Stoffel Vandoorne is yet to prove he is "good enough" to thrive in F1.

NO FERRARI SWITCH FOR 2018 SAYS RICCIARDO

Daniel Ricciardo has scotched any lingering speculation about the chances of a Ferrari switch for 2018.

F1 HEADS FOR TWIN TURBO RULES IN 2021?

F1 is heading for a V6 twin-turbo engine formula for 2021.

SIROTKIN NOT DENYING PALMER RUMOURS

Sergey Sirotkin has refused to deny speculation he is being lined up to replace struggling Jolyon Palmer at Renault.

MAGNUSSEN CAUGHT OUT BY HAAS CONTRACT

Kevin Magnussen has admitted he was caught unawares by a hidden detail of his contract with Haas.

9 JUNE 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - TEAM SWAPPED SPINS

Canadian GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Montreal

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Canadian GP - Friday Team Quotes

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Canadian GP - Friday Photos

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Canadian GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - ISLAND MORNING

Canadian GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Montreal

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Canadian GP - Practice 1 Results

WILD MCLAREN-HONDA SPLIT RUMORS RESURFACE

The deadlines are now coming thick and fast amid the deteriorating McLaren-Honda relationship.

RICCIARDO HOPING FOR RENAULT UPGRADE IN BAKU

Red Bull is in an upbeat mood as it speeds towards the mid-season point in 2017.

SAINZ HAPPY TO HEAR FERRARI RUMOURS

Carlos Sainz says he is still hoping for a future with Red Bull, despite rumours he might be on Ferrari's wish list for 2018.

RED BULL KEEPING BOTH DRIVERS IN 2018

Red Bull has dismissed rumours it might make a change to its driver lineup for 2018.

F1 SET TO CONFIRM 2029 MONTREAL CONTRACT

Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve has secured its place on the F1 calendar long into the future.

VETTEL PLAYS DOWN FERRARI CONTRACT TALK

Sebastian Vettel has played down reports he is under pressure to ink a new Ferrari contract.

MASSA NOT MOURNING ECCLESTONE EXIT

Felipe Massa says he does not mourn the departure from F1's day to day running of former supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

STEINER SAYS WHY NOT? TO 25-RACE PLANS

F1 teams may need to adapt if Liberty Media intends to expand the calendar to as many as 25 races.

RAIKKONEN NOT ANGRY AFTER MONACO CONTROVERSY

Kimi Raikkonen insists he is not angry following the 'team orders' controversy of Monaco.

VETTEL NOT THINKING ABOUT TITLE WIN

F1's title contenders do not want to talk about their championship battle, ahead of the seventh out of 20 races on the 2017 calendar.

ALONSO TO RENAULT WOULD BE GREAT SAYS HULKENBERG

Nico Hulkenberg says he would welcome the arrival of Fernando Alonso at Renault next year.

AUDI TO MAKE F1 DECISION SOON

Audi is not ruling out entering F1 in time for the new engine regulations in 2021.

KUBICA LOST WEIGHT FOR F1 RETURN

Robert Kubica appears to be serious about a potential return to F1.

WEHRLEIN 100 PERCENT AFTER DOCTOR CHECKS

Pascal Wehrlein has confirmed reports that he is back to full fitness after his early-season back injury.

8 JUNE 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Thursday Press Conference

WOLFF, DAIMLER SLAM MERCEDES QUIT RUMOURS

Mercedes has reacted angrily to Eddie Jordan's claim the German carmaker might pull out of formula one.

MCLAREN GIVES HONDA SPA DEADLINE?

Speculation McLaren and Honda could be set to split is intensifying ahead of this weekend's Canadian grand prix.

STROLL NEEDS TIME AND PATIENCE SAYS BOTTAS

Valtteri Bottas has joined those who think struggling F1 rookie Lance Stroll needs more time to prove himself.

MERCEDES, NOT FERRARI, USING TEAM ORDERS SAYS SURER

Marc Surer thinks it is Mercedes, not Ferrari, who have been using 'team orders' so far in 2017.

ZANARDI THINKS KUBICA RETURN POSSIBLE

Alex Zanardi thinks it is possible Robert Kubica could return to formula one.

VETTEL IS LOGICAL TITLE FAVOURITE SAYS ZANARDI

Alex Zanardi has joined those who think Ferrari's decade-long title drought could finally end in 2017.

LOWE EXIT NOT CAUSE OF MERCEDES SLUMP

Toto Wolff has denied Mercedes' performance took a hit in 2017 due to the departure of Paddy Lowe.

7 JUNE 2017

PAUL RICARD SET FOR MID-YEAR 2018 DATE

Paul Ricard is heading for a mid-year race date for the return of the French grand prix next year.

FERRARI CHIEF TIPS VETTEL TO STAY

Ferrari's technical boss Mattia Binotto thinks Sebastian Vettel will sign a new deal with the Maranello team.

JORDAN TIPS MERCEDES TO QUIT F1

Eddie Jordan has tipped Mercedes to quit formula one after the 2018 season.

FERRARI COULD WIN 2017 TITLE SAYS ALESI

Jean Alesi thinks it is possible Ferrari will win its first championship for a decade this year.

STROLL STRUGGLES NO SURPRISE SAYS GROSJEAN

Romain Grosjean says he is not surprised Lance Stroll is struggling in 2017.

6 JUNE 2017

MCLAREN CAR AMONG BEST IN 2017

Honda might be badly struggling, but McLaren is confident it has one of the very best cars on the 2017 grid.

VETTEL BENEFITING FROM METICULOUS APPROACH

Toto Wolff has admitted Sebastian Vettel's work ethic may have helped Ferrari to speed ahead in 2017.

PIRELLI'S ISOLA PLAYS DOWN ITALIAN MYSTERY

Mario Isola has played down rumours of an 'Italian' conspiracy to help Ferrari dominate in 2017.

KUBICA TO TEST F1 CAR IN VALENCIA

Six years after his near-fatal crash, Robert Kubica is set to return to the wheel of a formula one car.

DON'T ASSESS STROLL UNTIL 2018 SAYS STEWART

F1 legend Sir Jackie Stewart has defended struggling rookie Lance Stroll.

NO GOOD CANDIDATES TO REPLACE RAIKKONEN

Kimi Raikkonen has a good chance of hanging onto his place at Ferrari beyond 2017.

LIBERTY MAKING BROADCASTERS UNSETTLED SAYS ECCLESTONE

Bernie Ecclestone has questioned his successor's apparent 'all change' approach to running F1.

5 JUNE 2017

TYRE SITUATION AN ITALIAN MYSTERY SAYS WOLFF

Pirelli has hit back at conspiracy theories about Ferrari's sudden return to the top in F1 this year.

MAGNUSSEN SITTING OUT SESSIONS DUE TO CONTRACT

Contractual details explain why Kevin Magnussen will sit out so many Friday practice sessions in the second half of 2017.

RUSSIA WANTS LATER RACE DATE IN 2018

Russia will press to have its round of the 2018 world championship pushed back by several months.

MONACO TO BUILD NEW F1 PITS FOR 2018

Monaco will build a new pitlane and paddock complex at a cost of EUR 30 million ahead of the 2018 race.

MALONE, MATESCHITZ IN SECRET F1 MEETING

Red Bull recently met in "secret" with F1's new owner John Malone.

FORCE INDIA ANGRY AFTER RACE NUMBER CONTROVERSY

Force India is angry with F1's governing body in the wake of a dispute about race numbers.

STEWART TIPS VETTEL TO BEAT HAMILTON IN 2017

F1 legend Sir Jackie Stewart has tipped Sebastian Vettel to win a fifth world championship in 2017.

FERRARI HAS BETTER CAR SAYS ECCLESTONE

Bernie Ecclestone thinks Ferrari could finally be on the road back to world championship victory in 2017.

LESS EXTREME T-WINGS FROM NOW SAYS FORCE INDIA

The 'T-wing' craze stepped into a higher gear recently in Monaco.

ALONSO UNSURE OVER HONDA ENGINE UPGRADE

Fernando Alonso has admitted he may not have a more powerful Honda engine to use in Montreal this weekend.

2 JUNE 2017

RAIKKONEN BASICALLY FERRARI NO.2 SAYS SALO

Kimi Raikkonen is "basically" already the number 2 driver at Ferrari for 2017.

ALONSO WASTING TIME AT MCLAREN SAYS ANDRETTI

Motor racing legend Mario Andretti says Fernando Alonso is "wasting" his time at McLaren-Honda.

SAUBER OPEN TO TAKING HONDA-LINKED DRIVER

Monisha Kaltenborn has admitted Sauber may take a driver from Honda's talent pool for 2018.

ENGINE RULES DRIVING MCLAREN TO RUIN SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko says formula one desperately needs new engine rules for 2021.

NO BACK PROBLEMS AFTER MONACO SAYS WEHRLEIN

Pascal Wehrlein says he will take part in next weekend's Canadian grand prix.

1 JUNE 2017

2017 HIGHLIGHTING ROLE OF DRIVER SAYS ABITEBOUL

F1's new era better highlights the differences between drivers.

NO NEWS AFTER WEHRLEIN HOSPITAL SCANS

There is no news about the physical condition of Pascal Wehrlein.

ALONSO SURPRISED AT INDY PAY-CHEQUE

Fernando Alonso has admitted his surprise at how lucrative taking part in the Indy 500 is.

MCLAREN-HONDA STRUGGLES TIRING SAYS ALONSO

Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda's ongoing struggles in F1 are "tiring".

KANAAN HITS BACK AT HAMILTON'S INDY JIBE

An Indycar driver has hit back at Lewis Hamilton following recent comments made by the triple world champion.

GIOVINAZZI DEAL UNFORTUNATE FOR MAGNUSSEN

Kevin Magnussen will have less practice time to prepare for forthcoming grands prix.

STROLL NOT CRUMBLING UNDER PRESSURE

Lance Stroll's father has denied that his son is crumbling under the "pressure" of expectations in F1.

NO REGRETS AS BAR BECAME MERCEDES SAYS VILLENEUVE

Jacques Villeneuve says he has no regrets about investing millions into F1's Brackley based team.

WOLFF SYMPATHISES AMID FERRARI CONTROVERSY

Toto Wolff has joined those who are rejecting the Ferrari 'team orders' conspiracy.

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