Formula One

Aston Martin makes F1 return in 2021

The shareholders of British luxury carmaker, Aston Martin have approved its return to Formula One as a constructor from the 2021 season. The deal ratifying Aston Martins return as a constructor on the grid will see the Racing Point team...

Alonso undergoes successful surgery

Fernando Alonso has undergone successful corrective surgery on a fractured jaw sustained in a road accident while cycling in Switzerland on Thursday.In an updated statement issued on Friday morning on their driver's condition, the Alpine F1 team said medics...

Saudi Arabia to join F1 in 2021; rights activists raise concerns

F1 Chairman Chase Carey has welcomed Saudi Arabia to Formula 1 after the Middle East country announced a successful bid to host an event in the 2021 season. The city of Jeddah will stage the inaugural race in November...

Renault to stay in F1 beyond 2020

The boss of Renault says the French car company will stay in Formula 1 beyond the end of this season.The announcement comes as Renault cut 15,000 jobs as part of a cost-saving plan because of plunging sales caused by...

Hamilton clinches seventh world title

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has won Formula One's World Championship for a seventh time following victory at the Turkish Grand Prix on Sunday (November 15). Hamilton is now the joint most-successful racing driver in the history of the sport. He...

Ecclestone sees little hope for F1 in 2020

Bernie Ecclestone holds little hope of Formula One racing this season due to the coronavirus pandemic and said he would have declared it game over already. The 89-year-old former F1 supremo, speaking to Reuters from the seclusion of his...

Mansell tips Hamilton to topple Schumacher

British Formula One legend Nigel Mansell has declared that reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton will establish himself as the most successful driver in Formula One history. Mansell has predicted that Hamilton will surpass Michael Schumacher's record of seven world titles...

Lewis Hamilton, back in the driver’s seat, says he is pleased by the fight...

Six-time Formula One champion, Lewis Hamilton has commended on what he described as the "positive steps" taken in the fight against racism as a result of the global protests of the past two weeks. Hamilton said he believes the death...

2020 F1 season to commence on July 5

The 2020 Formula 1 season is expected to commence on July 5, with the Austrian GP. The race will be the first of eight, held "behind-closed-doors" in Europe, over 10 weeks. The sport revealed the bumper provisional calendar in its...

Three F1 races cancelled

It has been announced that three more Formula 1 races have been cancelled from the 2020 schedule. The races - Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan - have been removed from the regular 2020 race schedule as a result of the impact...