Category: Formula 1

F1 urged to create "contingency plan" after practice cancellation 0

F1 urged to create "contingency plan" after practice cancellation

Bad weather caused the first session to be repeatedly delayed and ultimately scrapped after drivers completed a handful of laps, before continued problems with visibility for the circuit’s medical helicopter caused the second session...

Hamilton: This could be a blessing in disguise 0

Hamilton: This could be a blessing in disguise

When Lewis Hamilton finally emerged from the garages on a rainy, foggy Friday at the Chinese Grand Prix, it wasn’t to take his Mercedes car out for a practice lap on the Shanghai International...

Stroll admits he got "lucky" with Australian GP start 0

Stroll admits he got "lucky" with Australian GP start

The Canadian rookie was forced to start from the back of the grid after he was given a five-place grid penalty for a gearbox change. Stroll’s charging start received a lot of attention on...

Poor weather forces abandonment of FP2 0

Poor weather forces abandonment of FP2

After the opening free practice session of the day was compromised heavily by two lengthy red flag periods, the same fate forced a delay to the start of the action for FP2 at Shanghai....

Analysis: Can fan input really change Formula 1? 0

Analysis: Can fan input really change Formula 1?

One of the strongest messages being broadcast by new F1 owners Liberty is the importance of improving fan engagement and access. Read Also: Have your say on the future of Formula 1 Following the...

Grosjean fits new turbo for Chinese GP 0

Grosjean fits new turbo for Chinese GP

Changing power unit elements has taken on a new significance this year as only four are allowed before penalties kick in, rather than five, as was the case in 2016. In addition, the sporting...

Alonso denies he will walk out of McLaren mid-season 0

Alonso denies he will walk out of McLaren mid-season

The McLaren driver, whose contract with McLaren expires at the end of the year, was keen to counter a suggestion from his friend and former F1 driver Mark Webber that he might not see...

Pirelli confident of fewer one-stop races as season progresses 0

Pirelli confident of fewer one-stop races as season progresses

The ease with which drivers were able to run one-stop strategies in Australia has led to fears that most races this season will see limited strategical options, and hence less potential for action at...

Vettel: Mercedes still has to be the favourite 0

Vettel: Mercedes still has to be the favourite

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel has tipped Mercedes as favourites to win the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday even after his victory in Formula One’s season-opening round in Australia. “I think Mercedes still has to...