Global Motorsport News for 21 Oct 2019
Billy Torrence won the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals at his home track Sunday for his second Top Fuel victory of the playoffs.
Denny Hamlin won the chaotic NASCAR Cup Series elimination race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, holding off Chase Elliott on a second overtime restart to pick up some extra playoff points.
Daniel Ricciardo claimed sixth in the Japanese Grand Prix Daniel Ricciardo hopes the late charge which saw him net sixth in the Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix helps lift the morale of his Renault team.... Issues in qualifying left the Australian... More»
Lewis Hamilton will have his first chance to clinch a sixth F1 world championship in Sunday's Mexican Grand Prix. Hamilton leads Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas, his only remaining title challenger... after the Finn's impressive win at Suzuka, by 64... More»
Haas driver Kevin Magnussen believes the current-spec of Formula 1 cars are too good to pinpoint any serious problems with, due to them handling so well. At the end of the 2017 season, the aerodynamic... and tyre rules were tweaked to try and make the... More»
Max Verstappen says he expects Ferrari to pose a substantial challenge as he goes in search of a hat-trick of victories at Formula 1’s Mexican Grand Prix. Verstappen overhauled Sebastian Vettel at... the start of the 2017 encounter to claim... More»
Inaugural champion Jamie Chadwick will return for a second season of the all-female W Series in 2020.
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes must make improvements with its engine in 2020, after being left behind in the power stakes by Ferrari this season. The Silver Arrows' deficit in a straight line has not... stopped them from romping to a sixth-straight... More»
Williams have confirmed that Nicholas Latifi will be driving for them in three more FP1 sessions between now and the end of the season, including the Mexican Grand Prix at the weekend. The Canadian... driver currently drives for Formula 2 side DAMS... More»
Red Bull's Alex Albon and Max Verstappen speak on the upcoming Mexican Grand Prix, round 18 of the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship. Alex Albon: 'After getting my best result of the season in... Japan last week, I've got good confidence and... More»
Ferrari is keeping its historic and highly controversial right to 'veto' Formula 1 rules, according to publication La Gazzetta dello Sport.
With Ferrari having undoubtedly the strongest package this season, numerous Formula 1 teams have questioned the legality of the power unit and have asked the FIA to check whether it's fair, or if the... Maranello-based team have cheated to get this... More»
McLaren preview the Mexican Grand Prix, Round 18 of the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship. Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez Round: 18/21 Race laps: 71 Circuit length: 4.304km/2.675 miles Total race... distance: 305.354km/189.747 miles Distance... More»
Williams reserve driver Nicholas Latifi will be back in action with the British outfit in Mexico City this week, the Canadian taking over Robert Kubica's car in Friday's first practice session. Latifi... - who hopes to finish runner-up to Nyck de... More»
'At the moment, by decision of my government, Petrobras seeks a way to terminate the contract,' said new Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro.
'They might be a bit simpler for aerodynamics, but I wouldn't let that argument count. They are much heavier. The only real advantage is the marketing,' says GPDA president Alex Wurz.
Sebastian Vettel has admitted the last four races are crucial in Ferrari's development for the 2020 season, with momentum there to be gained for next campaign. The four-time world champion has had a... difficult season for Ferrari; who have also had a... More»
This year marks the 20th World Championship Mexican Grand Prix. All of the races have been staged at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, located in Mexico City's Magdalena Mixiuhca sports park, and have... been spread over more than half a century,... More»
Former Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley has admitted his one-year spell in Formula 1 has made him "stronger" after the New Zealand driver prepares to make his Formula E debut. Hartley raced for Toro... Rosso in the 2018 season, alongside... More»
In today's Formula 1 Gossip, McLaren's Petrobras deal terminated, Fernando Alonso speaks of possible return to the sport, and Ross Brawn says Lewis Hamilton is "rewritting" history. - Petrobras has... cancelled its F1 deal with the McLaren... More»
Alfa Romeo could walk away from Sauber and Formula 1 as a whole at the end of 2020, that's according to a report in the Italian press. Alfa Romeo became the title sponsor of the Sauber team in 2018... before expanding that relationship this season.... More»
Alfa Romeo could walk away from Sauber and Formula 1 as a whole at the end of 2020, that's according to a report in the Italian press. The post Alfa Romeo on their way out of F1? appeared first on... PlanetF1.
Antonio Giovinazzi says "nobody" will take his Alf Romeo seat away from him for 2020 if he maintains his current levels of performance. The spot alongside Kimi Raikkonen is one of five yet to be... confirmed for next season, with vacancies... More»
Former Manor and Sauber driver Pascal Wehrlein says that he would be open to driving for the rumoured Campos Racing team that plans to join F1 in 2021, although he says that he is happy where he is in... Formula E. Last month, plans were announced for... More»
Fernando Alonso says he can see himself returning to Formula 1 but concedes it needs to be sooner rather than later as he's not getting any younger. The double World Champion walked away from the... sport at the end of 2018, citing his disillusionment... More»