Ecclestone helped Sebastian Vettel seal Aston Martin move | F1 News by PlanetF1

Sebastian Vettel says former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone did play a role in the negotiations over his move to Aston Martin. Despite a podium finish at the Turkish Grand Prix, 2020 has been a dismal final year for Vettel at Ferrari with the four-time World Champion finding himself all the

How Ricciardo helped Renault rediscover its swagger

Daniel Ricciardo is McLaren-bound next season, but leaving a Renault team which is undergoing a resurgence on and off the track. He and team principal Cyril Abiteboul tell Stuart Codling and Ben Anderson what’s been happening behind the scenes Renault’s stuttering progress back towards the front of the grid has

The other factor that helped make the Tuscan GP exciting

With the many incidents dominating the headlines after Formula 1’s first visit to Mugello, the quality of racing in-between was largely overlooked. As our technical expert Tim Wright explains, a key circuit trait had a major role to play The Tuscan Grand Prix at Mugello gave us an insight into

Twitch has helped build Lando Norris' confidence

Lando Norris has said regularly streaming on Twitch has played a part in building his confidence up as a Formula 1 driver. During those dark, dark months of no Formula 1 racing, attention switched to the virtual world to give fans at least some form of racing action to look

‘Mischief’ helped Le Brocq become a Supercars race winner

Jack Le Brocq says a bit of “mischief” during one race in Sydney helped him to a maiden Supercars win in the next. The Tickford newcomer took his first main game victory in the third of three races at Sydney Motorsport Park after a thrilling four-way battle with Andre Heimgartner,

How Zoom helped change Formula 1 forever

With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing the majority of the world to abandon their offices and adjust to working from home, video meetings have become the new normal. The video platform Zoom has become one of the most-used apps in the world, hosting everything from high-level government meetings to weekly quizzes

Mercedes helped defeat F1’s proposed radical sprint qualifying proposal

Toto Wolff said he was voting to preserve the DNA of Formula 1. Mercedes Formula 1 team principal Toto Wolff represented one of two teams to vote against Liberty Media’s proposal to test a radical new qualifying format in 2020. Ross Brawn, the F1 sporting director, said the plan was to