Sebastian Vettel hoping Max protects Schumi’s record

Sebastian Vettel hopes Max Verstappen wins the title this year so that Michael Schumacher’s records remain intact. Currently leading the championship, the Dutchman is the only man in with a chance of stopping Lewis Hamilton from winning an eighth World Championship this season. If Hamilton can do so, he will become the sole

Detailing An Eventful July for Driver, NASCAR Industry Relations

July wasn’t exactly a banner month for relations between Cup Series drivers and the NASCAR industry at large. The underlying tension boiled over during the week leading up to the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on July 12 when Speedway Motorsports Inc. revealed a reconfiguration of the venerable venue and

Frustrated Sergio Perez had a lot more pace to give in Q3

Sergio Perez is not sure if it was gamesmanship from Lewis Hamilton, but was certain he would have improved with a final Q3 lap. Hamilton was on provisional pole for the Hungarian Grand Prix as he made the slow trundle to start his final lap to secure it, and behind

McLaren tyre 'mistake' cost Lando Norris chance of P4 | Planet F1

Lando Norris thought his chances of starting a row further up the grid for the Hungarian Grand Prix had been compromised by a McLaren team mistake. The Briton has only once finished outside the top five this season and will have every chance of maintaining that record from P6 at

Lewis Hamilton rubbishes qualifying gamesmanship claims

Lewis Hamilton said he “doesn’t need to play tactics” to get ahead after accusations of holding up the Red Bull drivers ahead of their final qualifying runs. With the Q3 runners crawling around the track to wind up for their final laps at the Hungaroring, time ran out before Sergio Perez could

George Russell: 'Lewis is one of the cleanest, fairest racers out'

Following “certain allegations” by Red Bull, although it must be noted one can only surmise what was said, George Russell has defended Lewis Hamilton. As the fall-out from the British Grand Prix crash involving championship rivals Hamilton and Max Verstappen continued in the build up to the Hungarian GP, Red

Mick Schumacher 'can't see' Haas getting past Williams

Mick Schumacher says he hopes to put in a lap to get close to the Williams drivers, but admits getting past them will be a tall order. The young German managed to extract pace from his Haas in FP1 to put himself above both Alfa Romeo cars – albeit with

Daniel Ricciardo felt 'two or three steps away' in Hungary FP1

Daniel Ricciardo admitted that he still has performance to find from his McLaren in Hungary, after some tricky running in Friday practice. The Australian has been on the podium three times at the Hungaroring – winning the race in 2014 – but he was behind team-mate Lando Norris again in

Mercedes F1 Principal Toto Wolff Says Red Bull Comments in Hearing Were ‘Below the Belt’

There was no love lost between Formula 1 rivals Red Bull and Mercedes during Thursday’s video conference hearing with F1 stewards confirming the 10-second penalty handed to Lewis Hamilton following contact between his car and Max Verstappen’s Red Bull machine at Silverstone two weeks ago. That Petition to Review was

'Definitive’ Michael Schumacher Documentary Coming to Netflix in September

For Formula One fans who watched Michael Schumacher win what felt like every race in the late ’90s and early 2000s, these past few years have been strange. They went from seeing his face constantly to only hearing his name every so often after a near-fatal skiing incident in 2013.