Motorsport

Sebastian Vettel's title challenge is all but over after Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix yesterday to stand on the brink of a fifth Formula One crown yesterday.   The German could only manage sixth place after colliding with Red Bull's...
08/10/2018
Kimi Raikkonen was hardly in the mood to talk about why he’s leaving Ferrari next season. Speaking at a news conference ahead of Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix, he reverted to his typically monosyllabic and nonchalant style when asked about the...
14/09/2018
Formula One's new ‘halo’ head protection device saved Charles Leclerc from what might have been a potentially lethal impact. His Sauber car bore the scars instead, tyre marks showing where Fernando Alonso’s McLaren had bashed against the bodywork...
30/08/2018
A Kenilworth charity shop received a surprise when a former Formula 1 driver's racing suit was donated to them. Staff at the Scope charity shop in Talisman square opened a bag of donations and were shocked to find six-time Grand Prix winner Ralf...
20/08/2018
Sebastian Vettel has no hard feelings about Valtteri Bottas hitting him in Hungary, acknowledging the Mercedes driver had “no grip” as they battled over second place.   Bottas pitted on lap 16 of the Hungarian Grand Prix and his tyres were worn as...
31/07/2018
The Spaniard took part in the Le Mans 24 hour race in the break from Formula One competition and was part of the victorious Toyota team in the famous race.   "Motorsport has been revolutionised in recent years," he explained in his pre-race press...
26/06/2018
Lewis Hamilton has dismissed criticism from former Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg as the product of someone seeking "headlines".   Rosberg, who beat Hamilton to the 2016 world championship before retiring, told Sky Sports this week that the...
22/03/2018
Following a string of reliability problems across the opening four races of the season, the Audi ABT Schaeffler squad had scored just 12 points and languished eighth in the teams’ standings until Daniel Abt secured a redemptive win in Mexico.  ...
12/03/2018
Hamilton and Mercedes underwent pre-season practice on the Circuit de Catalunya, however Hamilton spent the first three days indoors due to the snow and adverse weather conditions.   However, after recording just 25 laps from the first few...
03/03/2018
Max Verstappen admits he is not looking forward to racing the "very ugly" Halo in this year's championship.   Earlier this week the Formula 1 began launching their 2018 cars with Haas and Williams' the first two to reveal their Halo concepts. It...
22/02/2018
ZOOM enters its sixth year in 2018 and the success of the initiative is down to a very simple idea. The concept was created in late 2012 by Christian Sylt and Caroline Reid, authors of Formula One’s industry monitor Formula Money. They realised that...
13/02/2018
Valtteri Bottas says that his Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton triumphed in 2017 as a result of his longer experience with Mercedes.   "What he’s been doing better than me, I think it comes mainly from experience," the Finn told Motorsport.com....
05/02/2018