FIA clear Ferrari of foul play over Charles Leclerc crash | Planet F1

F1 race director Michael Masi says the Monaco Grand Prix stewards did assess whether Charles Leclerc might have deliberately crashed in qualifying. But they swiftly decided there had been nothing sinister about the accident which safeguarded the Ferrari driver’s pole position. In the end, it was all academic because Leclerc

FIA to carry out 'deeper technical checks' in 2021

During the 2021 season, one car at each grand prix will be randomly selected for “deeper technical checks”, the FIA have informed the teams. Ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix, which gets the new season underway at 18.00 local time on Sunday, race stewards explained how the process will work

FIA not looking to balance engine performance | Planet F1

The FIA do not feel they will need to intervene to converge the different power units in Formula 1 under the engine freeze. It was Red Bull who first began campaigning for a stop to engine development. With Honda leaving Formula 1 at the end of 2021, Red Bull want

FIA reveals Hamilton exchange over Monza pitlane penalty

Formula 1 steward Garry Connelly has revealed details of the exchange between Lewis Hamilton and the FIA following his penalty during last year’s Italian GP. Hamilton was leading the Monza race when Kevin Magnussen’s Haas stopped on track between Parabolica and the pitlane, triggering a safety car. Hamilton was duly

FIA Rally Star Gamer to Racer Competition Starts February 13

The FIA Rally Star competition announced last year will get underway in the coming weeks, with the hopes of finding a future World Rally champion via digital motorsport. There’s five phases to the FIA Rally Star event, culminating in two full seasons in the Junior World Rally Championship for three

Watch Live: 2020 FIA Certified Gran Turismo Online Championship World Final Nations Cup

There’s only one thing left to decide in the 2020 FIA Certified Gran Turismo Online Championship season, and that’s who the Nations Cup champion will be. Three races stand between one driver and the overall title and whoever wins will be a new name on that very distinctive trophy. That’s

FIA finalises entry fees for 2021 Formula 1 season

The FIA has finalised the entry fees for the 2021 Formula 1 season following the latest meeting of the World Motor Sport Council this week. F1 teams have been subject to a weighted entry fee system since 2013, paying a base fee plus an additional sum for every point it

Adriano Carrazza Wins 2020 FIA Gran Turismo Online Championship Americas Regional Final

Brazil’s Adriano Carrazza has won the Americas Regional Final in the 2020 FIA Gran Turismo Online Championship, taking the win in a three-way tie after the three races. Carrazza, Angel Inostroza, and Andrew Brooks all racked up 38 points from the day’s races, and were only separated on the basis

FIA explains crane incident during Q2 in Turkey

FIA Formula 1 race director Michael Masi says he will review procedures after a controversial crane incident at the start of Q2 in Turkey. The drivers were released to start the session while Nicholas Latifi’s car was still being recovered after the Canadian spun off towards the end of the