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Ferrari unveil new Formula One car for new era

The sport's oldest and most successful team, who last won a title more than a decade ago and finished runners-up last year, presented the SF90 with plenty of fanfare at their Maranello factory.

Lewis Hamilton hungry for more as new Mercedes makes track debut

Formula One champions Mercedes ran their new car for the first time at Silverstone on Wednesday with title holder Lewis Hamilton saying he felt 2019 could turn out even better than last season.

Azerbaijan GP extends F1 deal to 2023

The Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku will continue at least until 2023 after the organisers of the event renewed their contract, Formula One management said on Tuesday.

Formula One promoters’ group critical of sport’s owners

The Formula One Promoters' Association said representatives of 16 grands prix had met in London to discuss the situation ahead of the 21-race season starting in Australia in March.

Fernando Alonso and team win rain-hit 24 Hours of Daytona

Fernando Alonso won the rain-shortened 24 Hours of Daytona, overhauling Felipe Nasr two laps from the eventual finish on Sunday.

Mick Schumacher follows in father’s footsteps at Ferrari

Mick Schumacher, who will be racing in the 2019 Formula 2 championship as the European F3 champion, has joined its driver academy and will take part in pre-season preparation activities from next week.

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.

Formula One pays tribute to Michael Schumacher at 50

Michael Schumacher has not been seen in public since he suffered severe brain injuries in a recreational skiing accident in the French Alps five years ago.

Michael Schumacher ‘in the very best of hands’, says family

Michael Schumacher, who retired from racing in 2012, has not been seen in public since he suffered severe head injuries in a skiing accident five years ago. He is being cared for in Switzerland.

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".

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes shift from fourth to fifth

Leiws Hamilton staged an epic recovery from last to second at Silverstone, and ended the year on 73 wins with Schumacher's all-time record of 91 coming into range.