Gasly has been Red Bull’s reserve and test driver since the start of the year Pierre Gasly will make his Formula 1 debut with Toro Rosso at this weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix. The 21-year-old Frenchman, who won the GP2 series last year, will replace Daniil Kvyat “for the next Grands Prix”, Toro Rosso said in
Lewis Hamilton leads the drivers’ championship by 28 points from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Lewis Hamilton’s suddenly sizeable championship lead will not affect Mercedes’ approach to the rest of the season, says team boss Toto Wolff. The Briton’s win after rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out at the last race in Singapore gave him a 28-point lead.
Pascal Wehrlein has had two top-10 finishes this season, including eighth in Spain Monday, 25 September Aston Martin president and CEO Andy Palmer said his company could look to get involved in F1 as an engine manufacturer after Red Bull announced a new sponsorship deal in 2018. (Formula 1.com) Sauber team boss Fred Vasseur says
German Hulkenberg has raced for Williams, Force India, Sauber and Renault in F1 Nico Hulkenberg set one of Formula 1’s unwanted records at last Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix as he made it 129 races without scoring a podium. Hulkenberg, who shared the record with fellow German Adrian Sutil, looked for a time as though he
The 2016 Mexican Grand Prix was won by current drivers’ championship leader Lewis Hamilton Next month’s Mexican Grand Prix will go ahead as planned, organisers say, despite the earthquake that hit the capital Mexico City on Tuesday. Rodrigo Sanchez, marketing head of the Autodromo Hermanos Rodrigues, said the track was not damaged. Sanchez said: “It’s
Sergio Perez has signed to drive for Force India again next season Force India driver Sergio Perez has donated three million pesos (£124,500) to victims of the earthquake in his native Mexico. Tuesday’s earthquake killed more than 200 people, toppled many buildings in Mexico City and caused major damage in neighbouring states. The Mexican GP
Image copyright Sutton Images Image caption Jim Clark was crowned Formula One champion two times A funding package has been completed for the £1.6m project to create a museum celebrating two-time Formula One champion Jim Clark in the Borders. Scottish Borders Council (SBC) has secured nearly £635,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund and will contribute
Singapore Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton says he was always mindful of when Ayrton Senna crashed when leading the 1988 Monaco Grand Prix Monday, 18 September Lewis Hamilton revealed he was taking inspiration from his hero Ayrton Senna after his win in the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday. (Guardian) Departing Renault driver Jolyon Palmer says
Hamilton claimed his seventh win of the season and his 60th career victory Lewis Hamilton said he was struggling to believe his victory in a “crazy” Singapore Grand Prix that put him in control of the title race. The Mercedes driver leads rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari by 28 points with 125 remaining after the
The crash cost Vettel valuable points in the title race Red Bull’s Max Verstappen blamed Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel for the first-lap crash which took three cars out of the Singapore Grand Prix. The Dutchman and the German came together with Vettel’s team-mate Kimi Raikkonen off the start line. Verstappen said: “Mainly Sebastian started squeezing me.