Toro Rosso spent more than €2million because of a number of heavy crashes its drivers suffered during the 2018 Formula 1 season. The Red Bull junior team ended its first year with Honda ninth in the constructors’ championship after scoring 33 points, earning a best result of fourth with Pierre Gasly. Toro Rosso team boss
Defending World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier has urged Citroen to find consistency as he begins the pursuit of a seventh title in Monte Carlo later this month. Citroen took just one win in 2018, through Sebastien Loeb, and has continued to update its initially difficult C3 WRC. Ogier completed his second test aboard a C3
Alexander Rossi used a mental technique pioneered by Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps to ensure his performances did not drop off during his 2018 IndyCar title-contending season. Rossi lost out to eventual champion Scott Dixon in the Sonoma finale in his breakthrough IndyCar season in which the 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner spearheaded a revived Andretti
The 2018 Formula 1 season was packed with a bumper mix of stories and sub-plots that centred on an explosive driver market and technical intrigue. As Mercedes and Ferrari went head-to-head for both titles, off-track there was a driver merry-go-round of a scale rarely seen before that ended with only two teams confirming the same
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Esteban Ocon says his improvement in Formula 1 qualifying this season was important because Mercedes wanted to see him in make gains in that area. Ocon made his full-season debut with Force India last year and his qualifying record against the experienced Sergio Perez was 7-13 in the Mexican’s favour. However, Ocon improved in the
The reliability of Honda’s Formula 1 engine reached a comfortable level in 2018 that was “completely different” to its previous years with McLaren. Honda partnered with Toro Rosso for 2018 and scored more points with Red Bull’s junior team than it managed in two of the three years spent with McLaren. That effort included a
5:57 AM ET Maurice Hamilton Close • Veteran F1 journalist, covering the sport since 1977• Motor racing correspondent for the Observer for 20 years• Has written several books and covered F1 for BBC Radio 5 Live The CBE awarded to Professor Gordon Murray in the 2019 Queen’s New Year Honours is for ‘Services to Motoring’. That may be
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Fresh off an endurance race, IMSA teams are prepared to be tested at CTMP as the series heads to Canada for the only time this season.
Ayrton Senna’s victory at Donington in 1993 would make every ‘top 10’ lists of great laps, thanks to the opening lap of the race. Senna overtook four drivers – Michael Schumacher, Karl Wendlinger, Damon Hill and Alain Prost – to secure the lead in just one lap. The weather? April Showers, and then some. #LegendaryLaps
Marc Marquez says that trying to stop Jorge Lorenzo joining the factory Honda MotoGP team would have been a “sign of weakness”. Lorenzo secured a shock move to the Repsol Honda outfit earlier this year after his relationship with Ducati fell apart, and will go up against reigning champion Marquez in the same team in
Lewis Hamilton reached a “surreal level” in 2018 that was similar to how Michael Schumacher and Ayrton Senna changed the “reference” for Formula 1 drivers, says Ross Brawn. Hamilton wrapped up a fifth world title this year with a season that featured a joint-personal best tally of 11 wins from 21 races, despite increased opposition
6:49 AM ET Daniel Ricciardo says he found it difficult and frustrating to work out which teams had genuine interest in signing him while he weighed up his options in the driver market this year. In August, Ricciardo’s shock move to Renault for 2019 was confirmed. It followed several months of the Australian driver considering
Red Bull Racing boss Christian Horner believes that his team did everything it could to retain Daniel Ricciardo for the 2019 Formula 1 season. After weeks of discussions the Australian was expected to sign a new contract shortly after the Hungarian GP. However he opted instead for Renault and caught Horner and Red Bull motorsport
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Romain Grosjean is proud of his comeback against Haas Formula 1 team-mate Kevin Magnussen in 2018 and believes he did a “great job” to recover the way he did. Grosjean failed to score points in any of the first eight races of the season, suffering a high-profile botched pitstop in Australia but also making major
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Check out the sights and sounds from the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at the 2018 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Presented by Advance Auto Parts.
Former Brabham and McLaren Formula 1 designer Professor Gordon Murray has been awarded a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the 2019 Queen’s New Year Honours. The legendary designer’s accolade is in recognition of his ‘services to motoring’ – rewarding his lifetime’s work in the automotive sector as well as on the racetrack. “It
Formula 1 has offered hints at possible alternatives to grid penalties in a new survey for fans. As part of its ‘F1 Fan Voice’ online community, F1 regularly carries out surveys to gauge the opinions of its audience. In the latest of these surveys, it notes that “Research conducted by Formula 1 shows that fans
Sebastien Loeb says he “happily” signed up to support Hyundai and Thierry Neuville in their bid for World Rally Championship glory next season. Since Loeb’s move to the Korean manufacturer was confirmed earlier this month, there have been questions about how the world’s most successful rally driver would react to team orders. Loeb, who will
Former MotoGP rider Scott Redding says it is “insane” that some of his grand prix racing peers pay as much as they do for their seats. Redding was part of the MotoGP paddock since joining 125cc in 2008, but has now departed its premier class after five years when he was replaced at Aprilia by
Formula 1’s premier technical artist, Giorgio Piola, has launched a new Kickstarter campaign to allow fans of the sport a direct-to-consumer opportunity that makes a collectible timepiece much more affordable. Piola, who has attended more grands prix than anyone in history, has launched his newest line of watches, the SHIFT collection, on a limited endeavor
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Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he feels humbled to have joined Ferrari in winning five consecutive world championship doubles in Formula 1. In 2018 Mercedes became only the second team in history after Ferrari to have won five drivers’ and constructors’ crowns on the trot. Wolff says the achievement is something that he is immensely
5:12 AM ET ESPN staff McLaren boss Zak Brown believes his team is on a path back to the front of the grid but is refusing to set specific targets for 2019. McLaren finished sixth in 2018 but failed to make the progress it had expected ahead of the year having switched from Honda to