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Zak Brown, McLaren

McLaren likely to take a decision on Formula E/WEC by Q1 of 2022

Zak Brown states that McLaren will take a decision on its Formula E and or World Endurance Championship adventures by Q1 of this year. McLaren announced its intention to review the Formula E programme at...
FIA, F1

FIA sets agenda of SC use in its analysis as final decision set for...

The FIA has set aside an agenda regarding the use of safety car for its January meet with the outcome to be shared in February and final decision in March. With the winter break over...
Alpine, Marcin Budkowski, F1

Alpine announces exit of Marcin Budkowski with immediate effect

Alpine F1 Team has announced the departure of Marcin Budkowski from his Executive Director role with immediate effect. In a surprise announcement, Alpine announced the departure of its executive director Budkowski from the F1 team...
Valentino Rossi, GT

Rossi starts post-MotoGP career with Team WRT in GT WC Europe

Valentino Rossi has committed to his first full-time commitment in his post-MotoGP era as he joins Team WRT in GT World Challenge Europe. Eyeing a sportscar career for his future outside MotoGP, Rossi has taken...
Frederic Vasseur, Alfa Romeo, Williams, F1

Vasseur rues missed chances in ’21 for losing to Williams despite faster car

Frederic Vasseur knows Alfa Romeo were better in F1 2021 against Williams, but two races changed the game where the team didn't do well. At first glance, it looks like Williams were the better overall....
Miami, F1

Miami, Barcelona and Spa showcase photos of their respective circuit work

The promoters of Miami GP, Spanish GP and Belgium GP shared latest photos of the ongoing work at the respective F1 circuits. The Miami GP circuit at the Hard Rock Stadium is slowing taking shape...
Ferrari, Mattia Binotto, Charles Leclerc, Carlos Sainz

Binotto reiterates ‘best on the grid’ Ferrari line-up; hails Sainz’s work

Mattia Binotto believes Ferrari pairing of Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz is the "best line-up" on F1 grid, which made the difference in the constructors' battle with McLaren. Ferrari salvaged a remarkable third place in...
WEC

WEC releases entry list for the 2022 season across categories

The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) has released the entry list for the 2022 season across the categories, Hypercar, LMP2, LMGTE Pro and Am. Season 10 of the FIA World Endurance Championship will see championship’s...
George Russell, Mercedes, Ferrari, McLaren

Russell feels there are five teams capable of doing something special in ’22

George Russell expects Ferrari and McLaren to be on it in F1 2022 with five teams who could pose a challenge and development throughout the year will be key. Russell is expected to be a...
Ferrari, F1

Ferrari reveals drivers in its academy for 2022; Ilott to have a ‘gap year’

Ferrari has revealed nine drivers in its F1 academy for the 2022 season, whereby Callum Ilott will have a 'gap year' while racing in US. Ferrari has retained six drivers from the 2021 season with...
Maserati, Formula E

Maserati joins Formula E grid under Gen3 regs from 2023 season

Stellantis Group's Maserati has confirmed its plans to enter the FIA Formula E Championship under Gen3 regulations from 2023 onward. Having competed in various other championships including F1 in the past, Maserati will make its...
Valtteri Bottas, F1, Mercedes, Williams, Alfa Romeo

Bottas speaks on pressure generated by one-year contracts he had

Valtteri Bottas speaks on how constant one-year contract extensions, not just at Mercedes, Williams too, were no longer feasible for him going forward in his career. Since Bottas arrived on the F1 scene back in...
Williams, F1, Dave Robson

Williams banking on Pirelli’s data on 18-inches tyres; Albon can be a guide

Dave Robson reckons only pre-season testing will say how much Williams is behind with regards to 18-inches knowledge as he feels the information from Alexander Albon will guide them but will not be hugely...
ART, Theo Pourchaire, F2

Pourchaire stays with ART for second F2 season in 2022

Sauber F1 junior Theo Pourchaire will stay with ART Grand Prix for his second FIA Formula 2 (F2) Championship season in 2022. As expected, Pourchaire has been confirmed to stay with ART for his second...
WRC, Hyundai

Hyundai showcases its 2022 WRC challenger, the i20 N Rally1

Hyundai Motorsport has presented its 2022 FIA WRC challenger, the i20 N Rally1, as the preparation for the new season is full-on. As WRC moves into its new era under new regulations, Hyundai is the...
Toto Wolff, Aston Martin, Otmar Szafnauer, Mercedes, F1

Wolff will not advise Aston Martin to build its own F1 engine

Toto Wolff reckons Aston Martin are better off sticking with Mercedes with regards to having F1 engines which the car manufacturer thinks so too. Towards the end of the 2021 F1 season while Red Bull...
Pato O'Ward, McLaren, F1

O’Ward expands on F1 test run, fitness, overall experience; Brown adds

Patricio (Pato) O'Ward further expands on his McLaren F1 experience from December as Zak Brown sees the appetite in him for more. O’Ward tested a McLaren F1 car at Abu Dhabi circuit two days after...
Mick Schumacher, Nikita Mazepin, F1, Guenther Steiner

Steiner says handling rookies was a big experience; praises Haas’ spirit

Guenther Steiner speaks on his experiences handling two rookie drivers in 2021 and how the team bonded and developed over the course of the campaign. It was a bold move when Haas announced at the...
Zak Brown, Andreas Seidl, F1, McLaren

Brown terms Seidl as best F1 team principal; praises their working relation

Zak Brown says Andreas Seidl has taken the pressure off his shoulders by handling the McLaren F1 team to its best abilities. Seidl joined McLaren during the 2019 season in the team principal role which...
Alpine, Esteban Ocon, Fernando Alonso, Marcin Budkowski

Alpine pleased with ‘older-younger brother’ relation among Alonso, Ocon

Marcin Budkowski is pleased to see an 'older-younger brother' relation between Alpine F1 drivers Fernando Alonso and Esteban Ocon in 2021. Renault became Alpine in 2021. Not just that but a familiar and very popular...
Toto Wolff, Christian Horner

Horner, Wolff talk about mutual respect, defending their team/driver

Christian Horner and Toto Wolff say mutual respect for the job either of the F1 teams have done but note that how 2021 was, the intensity did get to them. The feelings of both Red...
F2, F3

F2, F3 release dates of their official test days for 2022 season

F2 and F3 have officially released their schedule for the 2022 season testing to take place in three different circuits and two countries. Starting with F2, there will be only two tests of three days...
Frederic Vasseur, Guanyu Zhou, Valtteri Bottas, F1, Alfa Romeo

Vasseur feels Zhou is being underestimated; happy with F1 2022 combo

Frederic Vasseur reckons people are underestimating Gunayu Zhou as he feels confident with Alfa Romeo F1 pair with Valtteri Bottas in. The 2022 season will see Zhou join the F1 fraternity with Alfa Romeo. It...
Andreas Seidl, Toto Wolff, F1

Seidl, Wolff talk of direct line to FIA Race Director, world feed broadcast

Andreas Seidl, Toto Wolff rally behind Ross Brawn's idea to stop the F1 team bosses direct line to FIA Race Director after 2021 pressure. The whole of 2021 F1 season saw FOM play out direct...
Williams, ROKiT, F1

Williams urges California court to enforce LICA’s order for ROKiT to pay up

Williams won a court case against former sponsor ROKiT in London court nad has knocked the California court to enforce the ruling. The deal with ROKiT happened in 2019 as they were extended to be...
Mattia Binotto, Ferrari, F1

Binotto says Ferrari didn’t develop its car in ’21, brought an evolution of PU

Mattia Binotto says Ferrari didn't develop its car as much in 2021 apart from engine and that they weren't third best car on all the circuits. For Ferrari, the 2021 season where they were third...
Sergio Perez, F1, Red Bull

Perez talks of up/down F1 2021, different car/engine philosophy to adjust

Sergio Perez speaks about how he feels his first F1 season with Red Bull has gone and what he attributes to his up and down form. When it was announced at the back end of...
Spa, Spa-Francorchamps

Spa-Francorchamps showcases changes at Raidillon, Eau Rouge

Spa-Francorchamps shared latest photos of the ongoing work at the circuit to upgrade their facility and bring changes at various corners of the track. The owners of the Spa-Francorchamps had two goals to achieve with...
Aston Martin, Otmar Szafnauer

Aston Martin announces departure of Szafnauer after 12-years with them

Aston Martin has announced the departure of Otmar Szafnauer ahead of the start of the 2022 F1 season after 12-years with the team. Szafnauer has been confirmed to leave Aston Martin from his CEO and...
Mercedes, Ben Hodgkinson

Former Mercedes engineer Hodgkinson honoured in Queen Honours list

Former Mercedes HPP engineering head Ben Hodgkinson has been honoured by the Queen in the 2022 New Years Honours list. After Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton was announced to receive the Queen honours in 2021 list, the...

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