19 JANUARY 2018

Big pressure on McLaren in 2018 says Vandoorne

Stoffel Vandoorne says McLaren is under "big pressure" to perform in 2018.

18 JANUARY 2018

Sirotkin stronger than Kubica?

Sergey Sirotkin's father says the young Russian secured the Williams seat because he was "stronger" than Robert Kubica.

Kubica's race dream still alive says Rosberg

Nico Rosberg insists Robert Kubica's dream of returning to the formula one grid remains alive.

Montreal promoter opposes Friday axe plans

A race promoter says he is basically happy with Liberty Media's new approach as the sport gets together in London this week.

Former driver defends Kvyat's new role

Russia's first F1 test driver has backed Daniil Kvyat as he is snapped up by Ferrari for 2018.

Boullier not worried about Renault reliability

Team boss Eric Boullier says he is not worried about engine reliability for 2018.

Toro Rosso holding Japanese culture lessons for staff

Toro Rosso is looking to avoid some of the pitfalls of the ill-fated McLaren-Honda partnership.

Haas-Maserati deal would be good says Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne has repeated his hint that a deal between Haas and Maserati could be on the cards.

17 JANUARY 2018

2018 Ferrari could be monster says Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne thinks it's possible Ferrari has put together a "monster" of a formula one car for 2018.

Sirotkin, Stroll is hungry driver lineup says Salo...

Williams has put together a "hungry" driver lineup for the 2018 season.

16 JANUARY 2018

Williams confirm Sirotkin for 2018

The Williams-Mercedes Formula One team have signed 22-year-old Sergey Sirotkin to drive alongside Lance Stroll for the 2018 season.

Kubica in Williams reserve role

Williams has announced that Robert Kubica will fill the role of reserve and development driver for 2018, and will take part in a number of practice sessions, as well as pre-season and in-season testing.

Pirelli defends expansion to seven tyre types

Pirelli has defended its decision to expand its range of tyre compounds for 2018.

2018 engine rule change crazy says Mercedes

Andy Cowell has described as "crazy" the new engine rules for 2018.

Kubica deserves a chance says Isola

Robert Kubica needs more time to re-adjust to modern formula one.

F1 still priority despite Formula E test says Giovinazzi

Antonio Giovinazzi insists formula one remains his "priority".

Marchionne denies eyeing Ferrari buy-in

Sergio Marchionne has denied that he has plans to buy into Ferrari after stepping down as Fiat president.

15 JANUARY 2018

Trademark trouble over F1's new logo

F1 is heading for trademark trouble after launching its new official logo.

Fireworks expected at F1 meeting

An F1 team boss is expecting "fireworks" at a forthcoming meeting.

Bottas expects 2018 car to suit him better

Valtteri Bottas says he expects this year's Mercedes car to suit him better.

No place at Ferrari for Lauda says Marchionne

Sergio Marchionne says there is no place at the Italian team for former Ferrari champion Niki Lauda.

Sauber to become Alfa Romeo works team says Vasseur

Sauber could eventually become a full works Alfa Romeo team.

American drivers slam Haas boss comments

Well-known American drivers have hit back at Haas team boss Gunther Steiner.

Briatore tips return to podium for Alonso

Flavio Briatore said he hopes Fernando Alonso can "return to the podium" in 2018.

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How to Build a Car: The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 Designer

by Adrian Newey (Author) - The world's foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir. How to Build a Car explores the story of Adrian's unrivalled 35-year career in Formula One through the prism of the cars he has designed, the drivers he has worked alongside and the races in which he's been involved. A true engineering genius, even in adolescence Adrian's thoughts naturally emerged in shape and form. Beautifully illustrated with never-before-seen drawings, How to Build a Car encapsulates, through Adrian's remarkable life story, precisely what makes Formula One so thrilling – its potential for the total synchronicity of man and machine, the perfect combination of style, efficiency and speed.

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Straight Talk - What an ugly divorce

By Luis Vasconcelos

When relationships between teams and engine manufacturers come to an end, it's not always easy for the two parties to see through their last few races together. Williams and BMW had a tense relationship at the best of times and struggled to keep things civilised at the end of 2005, and it's well know the relationship between McLaren and Honda has gone down the drain, but what is happening between Renault and Toro Rosso has descended into a new level.

Straight Talk - So close, yet so far

By Luis Vasconcelos

The contrast between Sebastian Vettel and all other members of the Ferrari team at the end of the Mexican Grand Prix was striking. Obviously everyone at the Scuderia was disappointed with the loss of the Drivers' Championship to Lewis Hamilton, but the German driver looked completely distraught.

Sideview Cartoon - Ferrari's Sepang Debrief

By Carlo Baffi

Ferrari's Sepang Debrief

Straight Talk - The pros and cons of having team orders

By Luis Vasconcelos

Team orders have been part of motor racing since the sport was born more than one century ago. In the aftermath of yesterday's Belgian Grand Prix there are two teams that are seriously considering imposing team orders from Monza until the end of the season, but for completely different reasons and with completely different purposes.

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