Russell 'will' win, but maybe not as a Williams driver | F1 News by PlanetF1

Backing George Russell to win a title, Williams CEO Jost Capito concedes it may not be with the Grove team with the Brit linked to a 2022 Mercedes seat. Russell arrived on the Formula 1 grid in 2019, signing a three-year contract with Williams with the support of Mercedes. Although

AMG GT73e Spotted Alongside Project One Hypercar And 2021 F1 Race Car

Motorsport tech for the road. The month of March can mean very different things to those around the automotive space. For some it heralds basketball and March madness, but motorsports fans see the beginning of a fresh Formula 1 season. As such, the Mercedes-AMG Formula 1 team just released its

Ferrari guaranteed to be on every 2021 F1 podium | Planet F1

Ferrari will feature on every podium during the 2021 F1 season…whether one of the Scuderia’s drivers makes it there or not. It may not have the same lustre as a prestigious champagne brand such as Dom Perignon, but Ferrari Trento has been announced as the Official Sparkling Wine of Formula

Say hello to the 2021 Mercedes challenger, the W12 | F1 News by PlanetF1

Mercedes have unveiled their 2021 title contender, the W12, releasing rendered images of the car they hope will carry the team to an eighth successive double. Mercedes emerged as the team to beat in 2014, powered by its superior hybrid V6 turbo engine. Taking the championship title away from Red

Say hello to the 2021 Mercedes challenger, the W12 | F1 News by PlanetF1

Mercedes have unveiled their 2021 title contender, the W12, releasing rendered images of the car they hope will carry the team to an eighth successive double. Mercedes emerged as the team to beat in 2014, powered by its superior hybrid V6 turbo engine. Taking the championship title away from Red

Alex Albon understands why Red Bull left him hanging | Planet F1

Alex Albon bears no grudges towards Red Bull for dragging out the decision to drop him for this season, leaving him without a Formula 1 race seat. The London-born Thai driver’s future was only announced publicly on December 18, five days after the end of the 2020 campaign, when Sergio

F1 finances 'very, very strong," say Liberty | F1 News by PlanetF1

Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei says Formula 1’s finances are strong despite the fact the sport made a record loss in 2020. In financial figures reported for the 2020 season, total losses came to $386m after the teams were paid, with overall revenue falling by 44% from $2,022m in 2019 to

Takeaways from the NASCAR Cup Series at Homestead

The playing field appears to have been leveled. Perhaps it’s the final year of the current car, the early schedule diversity or just a statistical anomaly, but this isn’t entirely how most would have predicted the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season to begin. It began with Michael McDowell’s upset Daytona

Takeaways from the NASCAR Cup Series at Homestead

The playing field appears to have been leveled. Perhaps it’s the final year of the current car, the early schedule diversity or just a statistical anomaly, but this isn’t entirely how most would have predicted the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season to begin. It began with Michael McDowell’s upset Daytona

Daniel Ricciardo the 'reference' McLaren were missing | F1 News by PlanetF1

McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl looks forward to the benefits of working with a proven race winner in Daniel Ricciardo. Over the course of his Formula 1 career, Ricciardo has worked with various teams including Toro Rosso and most recently Renault, although it was at Red Bull where he rose