BMW M Hybrid V8 treated to official debut in LA

If it had seemed a while since the last BMW grille debate, behold the race car By Matt Bird / Friday, 23 September 2022 / Loading comments Nobody could accuse BMW of not going all out for M Division’s 50th year. There’s been the first CSL in 20 years, the

Porsche and Red Bull F1 deal off: so what’s next?

Porsche has called time on its long-mooted partnership with the Milton Keynes-based team. Expect fallout… By John Howell / Friday, 9 September 2022 / Loading comments So it turns out the Red Bull and Porsche thing won’t happen. Wow, didn’t see that one coming. Formula One is a funny old

'Unlikely Max Verstappen will lose especially if Ferrari keep ruining it'

Ralf Schumacher doubts Max Verstappen will lose this year’s title even if Mercedes starting winning, especially if Ferrari keep “ruining” it for themselves. This year’s title fight has been a two-horse race, Verstappen versus the Ferraris with Charles Leclerc leading that charge. The word charge, though, is probably not the

David Coulthard: Ferrari must be losing confidence of their drivers

With Charles Leclerc alone losing over 100 points because of Ferrari blunders, David Coulthard says the Ferrari drivers “must be losing the confidence” in the team. At the Hungarian Grand Prix, Leclerc once again found himself falling off the podium when earlier in the race he had looked to be

Lando Norris is not playing mind games with Daniel Ricciardo, he is 'mind soothing'

Lando Norris has rubbished suggestions he is playing mind games with Daniel Ricciardo, saying it is the total opposite – he is “mind soothing” his team-mate. Ricciardo has struggled for form since joining McLaren, even this year’s reset with the all-new cars not helping the Australian get on terms with

Johnny Herbert "perplexed" by Max Verstappen's negativity towards Lewis Hamilton

Johnny Herbert says Max Verstappen’s apparent lack of respect towards Lewis Hamilton and their 2021 title fight is “disappointing in many respects”. Last season, Formula 1 witnessed arguably its best title fight for years as Hamilton, chasing a record-breaking eighth title, found himself up against Verstappen, the Dutchman seeking his

George Russell wary of 'unknown' pace after Mercedes 'turned car upside down'

Mercedes’ George Russell has warned his team’s race pace is difficult to gauge, having heavily overhauled the W13 after Friday practice. Russell claimed his maiden pole position on Saturday at the Hungaroring, crossing the line on his final run in Q3 to snatch top spot away from Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz

Christian Horner explains Red Bull’s bad day at the office

Red Bull principal Christian Horner reeled off the issues that made qualifying day in Hungary one to forget for his team. Heading into the weekend, Red Bull had talked up rivals Ferrari, expecting to face a stern test if they were to challenge the Scuderia. However, lining up P10 and

F1 2022 results: Hungarian Grand Prix – Qualifying (Hungaroring)

Here are the latest results from the critical qualifying session for the Hungarian Grand Prix at the Hungaroring. Qualifying is underway at the Hungaroring for the 13th round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship. Fears of a wet session have faded, with Q1 and Q2 taking place in dry,

Helmut Marko: Ferrari put on 'red demonstration of power'

Helmut Marko says Ferrari put on a “red demonstration of power” during Friday’s practices at the Hungaroring, Charles Leclerc almost three-tenths up on Max Verstappen. Ferrari set the pace in Friday’s two practices for the Hungarian Grand Prix, first Carlos Sainz was P1 and then Leclerc. On a hot day