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6:45 AM ET After seeing Max Verstappen’s thrilling Austrian Grand Prix win Red Bull boss Christian Horner dismissed suggestions of the Dutchman having his heart set on a move to a rival team. 1 Related Last year, Verstappen extended his contract to the 2020 season, but ahead of the race in Spielberg reports in German
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3:26 PM ET SPIELBERG, Austria — Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto has confirmed his team will not appeal the stewards’ decision that ensured Max Verstappen kept victory at the Austrian Grand Prix ahead of Charles Leclerc. 1 Related Leclerc was leading the race with three laps to go when Verstappen overtook him at Turn 3
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2:29 PM ET Laurence Edmondson Close F1 Editor • Joined ESPN in 2009• An FIA accredited F1 journalist since 2011 Nate Saunders Close F1 Associate Editor • Previously worked in rugby union and British Superbikes • History graduate from Reading University• Joined ESPNF1 in February 2014 SPIELBERG, Austria — It took a few hours to be confirmed as valid, but
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2:36 PM ET SPIELBERG, Austria — Championship leader Lewis Hamilton will drop from second to fourth position on the Austrian Grand Prix grid after blocking Kimi Raikkonen during qualifying on Saturday. A slow-moving Hamilton had just emerged from a stint in the pits when he was caught by Raikkonen in the early part of the
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12:56 PM ET SPIELBERG, Austria — Championship leader Lewis Hamilton will drop from second to fifth position on the Austrian Grand Prix grid after blocking Kimi Raikkonen during qualifying on Saturday. A slow-moving Hamilton had just emerged from a stint in the pits when he was caught by Raikkonen in the early part of the
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2:03 PM ET After France served up one of the dullest Formula One races in recent memory, the Red Bull Ring provided as entertaining a second practice session as you’re ever likely to see. What’s more, amid the red flags and splintered carbon fibre there were signs that Ferrari is genuinely quick in Austria. 1
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10:49 AM ET SPIELBERG, Austria — Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen both crashed out of an eventful second practice session at the Austrian Grand Prix as Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc set the fastest time on Friday. The separate incidents saw both cars make contact with the wall and resulted in the session being suspended twice while
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12:14 PM ET SPIELBERG, Austria — Formula One’s future has been brought into sharp focus after the negative reaction to the dull French Grand Prix last Sunday. After coasting to victory in France, Lewis Hamilton agreed F1 is in a worrying state currently. The reigning world champion attended a rules summit in Paris earlier this
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4:42 AM ET Formula One racing chief Ross Brawn has welcomed five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton’s commitment to shaping the sport’s crucial regulations for 2021 and beyond. After winning the French Grand Prix, Hamilton spoke openly about his desire to see F1 change dramatically at the next rule change, despite the fact he is currently
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6:12 PM ET Associated Press ELKHART LAKE, Wis. — Helio Castroneves is optimistic team owner Roger Penske will give him another chance to win the Indianapolis 500 for the fourth time next year. Castroneves no longer races full-time in IndyCar after a nearly two-decade career with Penske that included Indy 500 wins in 2001, 2002
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10:38 AM ET The French Grand Prix was one of the worst races in F1’s recent history. After the race the man who won, Lewis Hamilton, was defending his current dominance and urging the powers that be to listen to him and his fellow drivers on their opinions about the key 2021 regulations. Our F1
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9:51 AM ET Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff remains optimistic that French driver Esteban Ocon will secure a seat in Formula One next season, but says Renault team manager Cyril Abiteboul must “restore his gentleman image” if Ocon is to line up for the French manufacturer next season. Mercedes-backed Ocon, who raced for Force India
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7:29 PM ET Associated Press NORWALK, Ohio — Bob Tasca III won consecutive Funny Car events for the first time in his career, beating Jack Beckman in the final round of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals on Sunday. A week after winning in Bristol, Tennessee, for his first victory in nearly seven years, Tasca
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12:55 PM ET Laurence Edmondson Close F1 Editor • Joined ESPN in 2009• An FIA accredited F1 journalist since 2011 Nate Saunders Close F1 Associate Editor • Previously worked in rugby union and British Superbikes • History graduate from Reading University• Joined ESPNF1 in February 2014 LE CASTELLET, France — Another race, another Mercedes win… you know the drill by
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3:01 PM ET LE CASTELLET, France — McLaren has confirmed it will invest in a new wind tunnel at its UK headquarters in a bid to return to the front of the Formula One pecking order. McLaren has not won a race since the 2012 Brazilian Grand Prix and has been stranded in the midfield
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7:11 PM ET Associated Press ELKHART LAKE, Wis. — Colton Herta became the youngest pole winner in IndyCar history Saturday, topping qualifying at Road America with a lap of 1 minute, 42.9920 seconds on the 4.014-mile circuit. At 19 years, 83 days, Herta broke the mark of 20 years, 90 days set by Graham Rahal
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