Hamilton says it’s not the right time for contract talks

Lewis Hamilton says it is “doesn’t feel like the right time” to hold talks over a new Mercedes Formula 1 contract, but remains relaxed about his future with the team. Mercedes announced on Thursday that Valtteri Bottas would be remaining with the team for the 2021 season after a smooth

Erik Jones will not return to Joe Gibbs Racing Cup team in 2021

Erik Jones’ tenure with Joe Gibbs Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series will come to an end after the 2020 season. On Thursday evening, JGR announced Jones would not return to its No. 20 Toyota in 2021. Jones had signed a one-year extension with JGR last season and in recent

Christian Horner not worried about Max Verstappen losing patience

Again second best to Mercedes, Christian Horner insists everyone at Red Bull, including Max Verstappen, is motivated to beat the Brackley squad. Although Verstappen went into this year’s championship bullish about his chances of taking the fight to Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton, that has yet to happen. While Mercedes has

Crutchlow not interested in Honda’s WSBK offer

Outgoing LCR MotoGP rider Cal Crutchlow says he’s “not really interested” in taking up Honda’s offer to move over to its works-backed World Superbike project next season. HRC confirmed Crutchlow’s LCR exit on Monday, with Alex Marquez being moved to take his place while Pol Espargaro switches from KTM to

Lewis Hamilton not a fan of 'weird' trophy robots

Lewis Hamilton has described Formula 1’s new trophy robots as “weird” and “over the top” after collecting his first piece of silverware of the season in Austria. Hamilton finished just outside of the podium places in the first race at the Red Bull Ring, but he was soon back on the

Why Austria’s success does not mean F1 is out of the woods

While Formula 1 has reasons to be proud about the handling of the Austrian double-header amid the pandemic, the sport is far from a position to be able to relax Formula 1 could rightly feel proud of itself after its Austrian double-header, having laid out a blueprint for the world

Valtteri Bottas not downbeat after Hamilton's Styrian display

Valtteri Bottas says he will keep his head up and continue believing in himself even in the face of Lewis Hamilton’s epic Styrian GP display. Hamilton was in a league of his own at round two at the Red Bull Ring. While it was Bottas who claimed pole position and

Ezpeleta not ruling out reduced 2021 MotoGP calendar

Dorna Sports CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta says preserving MotoGP’s current competitiveness is more important than swelling the calendar again in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.  The global COVID-19 outbreak has forced MotoGP to trim down its 2020 calendar from 20 rounds to just 13 events across just eight circuits in

Max: Silverstone, Monaco not great with F1 cars

Max Verstappen has picked out Silverstone and Monaco as tracks that he does not particularly enjoy racing on with Formula 1 cars. The two circuits are steeped in racing history and are two of the prized jewels in the Formula 1 crown, but the Dutchman is not a big fan

Aston Martin now not ruling out Vettel move

Racing Point team boss, Otmar Szafnauer, is now not ruling out Sebastian Vettel joining the team when they change their name to Aston Martin. Vettel has made it clear that he still has the passion and motivation to continue in Formula 1 after his Ferrari contract expires at the end