F1 News

Mattia Binotto replaces Maurizio Arrivabene as Ferrari F1 team principal

Ferrari won six of the 21 races last season but their title challenge evaporated in the second half of the year.

Michael Schumacher in F1's thoughts as stricken great turns 50

Formula One's focus will be on highlighting the remarkable career and talents of a man whose fame stretched well beyond the racetrack, and who enthused a legion of fans in the 1990s and early years of this century.


Lewis Hamilton says he made a mistake with slum comments

The Briton, his country's most successful racing driver, said on national television at Sunday's BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards that it had been a dream for him and his family "to get out of the slums".

Formula One's 21-race calendar for 2019 approved

FIA said after a meeting of its World Motor Sport Council in St. Petersburg that 11 races would be held in Europe, five in Asia, four in the Americas and one in Australia.

Beaten Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel knows he must improve next year

Sebastian Vettel led Lewis Hamilton by eight points after 10 of 21 races and 4-3 in wins, only to lose by 88 points overall and 11-5 in races won.

Lewis Hamilton bares his heart with podium strip

Lewis Hamilton, who had already clinched his fifth F1 championship, has a large cross and the words 'Still I rise' tattooed prominently on his back, with plenty of ink elsewhere as well.


Remember me as a fighter, says departing Fernando Alonso

Fernando Alonso will start his final race on Sunday in 15th place for McLaren at Abu Dhabi GP before switching to Indianapolis 500 and world endurance championship next year.

Daniel Ricciardo ready for tears and beers after Red Bull farewell

Australian Daniel Ricciardo gears up for his 100th and last race with Red Bull in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. He joins Renault for the 2019 season.

India spent millions on a track that was never used which could have been spent on schools or homes, says Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton had earlier questioned Formula One's policy of organising races in new countries.

Lewis Hamilton finally gets to celebrate in style

Lewis Hamilton had won his own fifth championship in Mexico two weeks previously but the broader celebrations were kept in check until Interlagos.

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Jules Bianchi funeral: Family, friends, F1 drivers mourn, pay tributes

Jules Bianchi died after succumbing to injuries he suffered during an accident on F1 track on October 5 last year.