Formula-one

26 December 2017

Hamilton Says 2017 Car Was Toughest

Lewis Hamilton claims the Mercedes car that won him the title by 48 points last season was "fundamentally wrong". After a thrilling battle in the first half of the campaign ...
26 December 2017

Red Bull Have Hopes Over Ricciardo

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says he wants Daniel Ricciardo to stay with the team but claims to have alternative options. The Austrian outfit have lost their mantle as ...
24 December 2017

Marko Lifts Lid on Kvyat Departure

Red Bull Formula 1 advisor Helmut Marko says Daniil Kvyat was given "more than one fair chance" to fulfill his potential. Kvyat was promoted from sister team Toro Rosso in ...
24 December 2017

Mercedes Hint At Ricciardo Interest

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he is happy with the driver line-up but admitted he is keeping an eye on Daniel Ricciardo's situation. Ricciardo is due to fall out of ...
23 December 2017

Marko Downplays First-Choice Driver Talk

Red Bull F1 advisor Helmut Marko has downplayed the presence of a first-choice driver between Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo. Questions were raised about Riccairdo's future with the Milton Keynes ...
23 December 2017

Bottas Eyes Consistency

Valtteri Bottas says he will need to find a high level of consistency if he's to beat his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in 2018. The Finn played second fiddle to ...
22 December 2017

Sirotkin Deserves Chance - Abiteboul

Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul believes reserve team driver Sergey Sirotkin deserves a chance in Formula 1. Sirotkin has been strongly linked with the second and final position at Williams for ...
22 December 2017

Lowe Discusses Massa Departure

Williams' technical officer Paddy Lowe says Felipe Massa left the team as they failed to offer him assurance over his spot for 2018. The Brazilian was drafted back in by ...
22 December 2017

Wolff Questions Vettel Emotions

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff believes Sebastian Vettel fell foul of his emotions during the 2017 Drivers' Championship. The Ferrari ace looked on course to push Lewis Hamilton all the way, ...
21 December 2017

Magnussen Hopes for Haas Improvement

Kevin Magnussen has urged Haas to find greater reliability in 2018 after his tough maiden campaign with the team. The Dane joined the American outfit ahead of the 2017 season, ...

21 December 2017

Ricciardo Makes F1 Title Claim

Daniel Ricciardo has backed Red Bull to battle it out for the Formula 1 title in 2018 if they can avoid another poor start to the year. The 28-year-old was ...
20 December 2017

No Verstappen Offer - Lauda

Mercedes non-executive chairman Niki Lauda has made it clear the team did not offer a drive to Max Verstappen in 2017. There have been rumours that Verstappen was approached following ...
20 December 2017

Ferrari Boss Wants Calmer Vettel

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne says he wants Sebastian Vettel to hide his "emotional side" going into 2018. Vettel looked set to challenge eventual champion Lewis Hamilton after a strong first ...
19 December 2017

Wolff Backs Marchionne Over F1 Worries

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff agrees with Ferrari's Sergio Marchionne that the future of Formula One is a worry. Marchionne has been outspoken over plans by F1's new owners Liberty Media ...
19 December 2017

Raikkonen in Last Chance Saloon

Kimi Raikkonen has the 2018 Formula 1 season to prove he is worthy of staying on at Ferrari, president Sergio Marchionne has warned. The 38-year-old Finnish driver, who was the ...
18 December 2017

Marchionne Expects Ferrari Response

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne expects both the team and Sebastian Vettel to come out fighting next season. The Italian marque looked set to challenge the dominance of Mercedes in 2017 ...
18 December 2017

Vasseur Expects Sauber Progress

Sauber team principal Frederic Vasseur believes his team will take a "significant step forward" in the 2018 campaign. The Switzerland-based outfit finished bottom of the Constructors' Championship this season, picking ...
18 December 2017

Vettel Looks Ahead to Next Year

Ferrari ace Sebastian Vettel says the team will take their newfound confidence into next season and be ready to challenge for titles. It will be ten years next term since ...
17 December 2017

Change Was Needed - Brown

Executive director Zak Brown says McLaren needed to change engine suppliers to give them a chance of success in 2018. The Woking-based outfit confirmed at the Singapore Grand Prix they ...

17 December 2017

Raikkonen Still Motivated By Winning

Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen claims he still has the desire to win races in Formula One after a poor 2017. The Finn was very much second best to team-mate Sebastian ...
17 December 2017

Horner Pleased With Verstappen Temperament

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner says Max Verstappen's attitude during the 2017 season was pleasing and he showed improvement. The 20-year-old Dutchman endured a frustrating first half of the ...

16 December 2017

Raikkonen Still Has Winning Ambitions

Kimi Raikkonen insists he still has the desire to stand on top of the podium after 15 seasons racing in Formula One. The 38-year-old ended up fourth in last season’s ...
16 December 2017

Perez Heaps Pressure on Ocon

Sergio Perez believes the pressure will be on his Force India team-mate Esteban Ocon during the 2018 season. French driver Ocon impressed during his first full season in Formula One, ...

15 December 2017

Todt Says Top Teams Are Too Reliable

FIA president Jean Todt has criticised the top teams by saying their cars are too reliable and expensive. Todt, who was re-elected unopposed for a third term as president last ...