1. Robert Kubica's Rally Crash, 5 Years On: What Could He Have Achieved in F1?

    Perhaps he simply lacked the global appeal of the sport's biggest names. Perhaps he was just denied the time, the opportunities and the good fortune to ensure his quality was indisputable...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 2 hours ago 230 reads 0 comments

  2. The Top 5 Renault Formula 1 Liveries

    Over nearly 20 years in Formula One, the Renault team has produced several beautiful (and a few not-so-beautiful) liveries...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 day ago 1,834 reads 2 comments

  3. F1 2016 Head-to-Head: Valtteri Bottas vs. Felipe Massa at Williams

    Williams will field an unchanged lineup for the 2016 Formula One season, with veteran Felipe Massa once again partnered by rising star Valtteri Bottas ...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 2 days ago 712 reads 0 comments

  4. Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Renault Launch, Kevin Magnussen and More

    The car on show may only have been a 2015-style chassis with a lifeless (albeit interim) livery, but Renault's return to the Formula One grid felt close enough to touch in Paris on Wednesday...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 2 days ago 2,916 reads 2 comments

  5. Is Formula 1 Missing an Opportunity with Boring Car Launches in 2016?

    The first Formula One pre -season test is less than a month away, and we're entering "launch season" — the time when the teams show off their cars for the year ahead...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 3 days ago 1,792 reads 1 comments

  6. Realistic Expectations for Mercedes in 2016 Formula 1 Season

    It was soon after Lewis Hamilton 's victory in the Belgian Grand Prix on August 23 last year when Mercedes' 2016 season began...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 4 days ago 3,134 reads 2 comments

  7. Daniel Ricciardo's Formula 1 Car Takes On Bath Rugby Team in Scrum

    The 2016 Formula One season kicks off in Melbourne, Australia, next month, and Daniel Ricciardo has been putting in some unusual preparation...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 5 days ago 15,517 reads 18 comments

  8. F1's Latest Rumours, Talk: Kevin Magnussen at Renault, Esteban Gutierrez, More

    Renault's return to Formula One will move a step closer this week when the French manufacturer stages a team-launch event in Paris. As chief executive officer Carlos Ghosn told French publication Le Figaro (h/t Motorsport ...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 5 days ago 2,958 reads 2 comments

  9. 4 Things We Learned from Paul Ricard Wet-Weather Formula 1 Tyre Test

    The first on-track Formula One action of 2016 took place at the Paul Ricard Circuit in southern France, as three of the teams tested Pirelli 's new wet-weather tyres...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 5 days ago 728 reads 0 comments

  10. Will American Formula 1 Fans Accept Haas as a Truly 'American' Team?

    Speaking with Haas Formula One team principal Guenther Steiner in Montreal last summer, I made the mistake of asking how important it was for Haas to be seen as an American team...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 days ago 5,163 reads 32 comments

  11. Kevin Magnussen Replacing Pastor Maldonado Will Change Tone of Renault F1 Return

    Whenever a leading car manufacturer arrives on the scene in Formula One, it doesn't take them long to begin their pursuit of a leading driver...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 7 days ago 8,132 reads 0 comments

  12. Tyres Are Not the Only Thing Keeping Formula 1 Drivers from Racing Flat-out

    Formula One is having some tyre troubles—but not the kind that plagued the 2013 British Grand Prix . Last summer, F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone agreed to a new deal with Pirelli to continue supplying the series with tyres from 2017 to 2019...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 days ago 3,802 reads 6 comments

  13. Why the Return of Refuelling Would Be Bad for Formula 1

    Refuelling appears to have once again fallen off the agenda for 2017. A return was proposed at a meeting of the Formula One Strategy Group last May, as part of a series of measures aimed at " improving the show ...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 9 days ago 2,735 reads 14 comments

  14. Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Raikkonen and More

    Formula One's 2016 schedule began this week as Ferrari, Red Bull Racing and McLaren -Honda helped Pirelli evaluate a range of prototypes in a wet-tyre test at the Paul Ricard circuit...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 9 days ago 5,421 reads 3 comments

  15. Sebastian Vettel and Formula 1's Great Career Moves

    Sebastian Vettel is probably feeling pretty good about life as he prepares for the 2016 Formula One season. When he signed for Ferrari toward the end of 2014, the Scuderia were nowhere...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 10 days ago 4,640 reads 11 comments

  16. Realistic Expectations for Ferrari in 2016 Formula 1 Season

    The problem with high expectations is that they have a nasty habit of breeding disappointment. Whenever you set yourself a clear, defined aim in any given task, it is human nature ...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 11 days ago 3,291 reads 1 comments

  17. Marussia Put 4 Formula 1 Cars Up for Auction, Expected to Sell for £200,000

    The Marussia Formula One team, now known as Manor Racing, are putting a few very valuable collectors' items up for auction, reported the BBC ...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 11 days ago 1,890 reads 2 comments

  18. F1 2016 Head-to-Head: Max Verstappen vs. Carlos Sainz at Toro Rosso

    The Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso team is unique in Formula One in that it exists for the benefit of one of its rivals...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 12 days ago 3,061 reads 0 comments

  19. F1's Latest Rumours and Talk: McLaren-Honda Breakthrough, Jenson Button and More

    After finishing ninth in the constructors' championship in 2015, McLaren-Honda are under pressure to come back fighting in the 2016 Formula One season...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 12 days ago 8,688 reads 4 comments

  20. Formula 1 Cars Will Be Louder in 2016, but That Won't Solve the Sport's Problems

    Formula One cars are going to be louder in 2016 than they have been since the switch to hybrid V6 engines for the 2014 season...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 13 days ago 4,642 reads 10 comments

  21. Should Formula 1's 2017 Regulation Changes Be Delayed Until the 2018 Season?

    The vast majority of us, it seems, are expecting McLaren-Honda to embark upon something of a resurgence in the 2016 Formula One season...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 14 days ago 2,210 reads 1 comments

  22. What If Lewis Hamilton Had Signed with Red Bull for the 2013 Formula 1 Season?

    In his last few years at McLaren , Lewis Hamilton was clearly growing frustrated. After winning the Formula One drivers' championship in 2008—just his second year in the ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 15 days ago 2,709 reads 4 comments

  23. Toro Rosso vs. Red Bull: Could the Support Act Outshine the Star in 2016?

    Red Bull enter the 2016 Formula One season aiming to return to the top step of the podium after a disappointing and winless 2015 campaign...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 16 days ago 1,536 reads 1 comments

  24. Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel and More

    Since arriving at Mercedes at the beginning of the 2013 season, Lewis Hamilton has cemented his status as a legend of Formula One...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 16 days ago 7,432 reads 14 comments

  25. Why Greater Free-to-Air Coverage Is Essential to Secure Formula 1's Future

    Following Formula One can be an expensive business in many countries, and the United Kingdom is no exception...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 17 days ago 3,880 reads 7 comments