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  • Binotto: Corrections we made will be evident in Bahrain 25/03/2019
    Clearly not licking their wounds from the trouncing they got from Mercedes in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, Ferrari intend to show what they really have in the tank and forget the ‘anomaly’ which many believe was the case in Melbourne. Previewing the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend, round two of the 21-round Formula 1 World […]
  • Schumacher to test for Ferrari and Alfa in Bahrain 25/03/2019
    As we previously reported, Mick Schumacher will follow in the footsteps of his legendary father, Michael Schumacher, as he looks set for his Formula 1 debut at the Young Driver Test in Bahrain, a couple of days after this weekend’s Grand Prix. The 20-year-old will also make his debut in Formula 2 at the season […]
  • Video: The extreme one-off Ferrari P80/C 25/03/2019
    Ferrari have unveiled the stunning one-off Ferrari P80/C oozing Formula 1 feature and technology, yet again raising the benchmark for road-going GT Supercars or what they are calling a “Hero Car”. The Italian marque never discloses the price of its single-edition models, but the years of development indicate the unnamed buyer has some very deep […]
  • Herta: I feel like one race win isn’t enough 25/03/2019
    The scene in Colton Herta’s pit at the end of Sunday’s Indycar Classic at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) could be summarized in two words: Joyful pandemonium. Harding Steinbrenner Racing crew members wept and hugged one another. Team co-owners shook with emotion. Reporters jostled to get close enough to talk to the principals. Fans crowded […]
  • Bahrain Grand Prix tyre selection 25/03/2019
    Pirelli have revealed the tyre compounds chosen by trams for the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend, Round 2 of the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship, at Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir. The big-guns, Ferrari, Mercedes and Red Bull’s Max Verstappen have opted for the same selection, with nine sets of the soft red band Pirelli tyre, […]
  • Abiteboul: Disappointed our car is not top of the midfield 25/03/2019
    As much as Ferrari disappointed with their AWOL performance at the Australian Grand Prix, Formula 1 fans were also let down by the Renault team who were also underwhelming in Melbourne. Fastest qualifier with Renault power was young McLaren rookie Lando Norris who made it into Q3 where he popped the eight fastest time – […]
  • Outside Line: Gasly already under big pressure 25/03/2019
    Suffering two crashes in testing and a debut to forget in Melbourne, the pressure is already piling up for Pierre Gasly at Red Bull. We may be only one race into the season, but suffice to say, it’s so far proved a difficult one for Pierre Gasly. The training wheels taken off with his move […]
  • Boullier: From day one Honda were unprepared for F1 25/03/2019
    Eric Boullier has been off the radar since he was unceremoniously dumped by McLaren last year as team chief Zak Brown swept clean the old order at Woking, bringing in pal Gil de Ferran to replace the Frenchman at the once mighty team. Boullier was hired by Ron Dennis after the impressive work he did […]
  • Villeneuve: Kubica return to F1 sends out the wrong signal 25/03/2019
    While Robert Kubica’s return to Formula 1 is the stuff of legend, hailed almost universally as one of the greatest comebacks in sport, Jacques Villeneuve is not convinced and suggests the feel-good story sends out the wrong message. Kubica’s journey from his near-fatal rally accident in 2011 to a seat on the grid with Williams […]
  • Indycar COTA: Colton Herta becomes youngest Indycar winner 24/03/2019
    The newest race on the NTT IndyCar Series schedule has the newest – and youngest – winner in Indycar history. Colton Herta won the Indycar Classic at Circuit of The Americas on Sunday, in just his third series race. At 18 years, 11 months, 25 days old, the second-generation driver became the youngest to win […]


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