Formula 1’s new race director has won praise for the new discipline he’s brought to the series in a role he will share during 2022.
Valtteri Bottas says that Alfa Romeo have improved their driver-in-the-loop simulator at a “rapid” pace since he joined at the end of last season.
In the round-up: Formula E undergoing “huge rebound” • Missing Barcelona test no negative for Magnussen • Bottas “really enjoying” Alfa Romeo
In the round-up: Leclerc crashes Laudi’s 1973 Ferrari • Giovinazzi finding Formula E “difficult” • McLaren prospect Ugochukwu wins first car race
Fernando Alonso was investigated twice for cutting the turn 14-15 chicane in the Miami Grand Prix and penalised once. Did the stewards call it right?
In the round-up: Formula E entry will benefit McLaren’s other racing divisions – Brown • Alpine upgrades coming over next races • DJ slates F1’s Miami GP hospitality
In the round-up: Doohan to test F1 car for first time • Di Grassi doesn’t get “big fuss” over jewellery ban • Zanardi’s 1999 Williams sold at auction
Formula 1 is enjoying rapid growth in popularity because it has moved away from an economic model which targeted older, wealthier fans, according to the president of its owner, Liberty Media.
Sebastian Vettel admitted his concern over the climate has made him question his future as a racing driver. He tackled many other subjects on British political talk show Question Time yesterday.
In the round-up: Alonso hopes Andretti F1 team bid succeeds • Alfa Romeo impressed by Zhou’s racecraft • Hamilton no longer among sport’s top 10 earners
Here are all the key details currently known about F1 22, the forthcoming new title in the long-running official Formula 1 game franchise.
The FIA’s sudden insistence on enforcing its ban on jewellery while driving bemused Lewis Hamilton. But he is not the only driver with concerns.
In the round-up: McLaren SP expect O’Ward to stay for “many more years” • Formula E replace Vancouver race with Marrakech return • McLaren fifth-fastest team after Miami
In the round-up: Strategy, not luck, earned Williams’ points finishes – Albon • IndyCar introduces electronic flag panels • “Clearly less overtaking” than expected in Miami – Gasly
The president of Formula 1 owner Liberty Media says current 10 teams are “locked in” to their places on the grid and he isn’t planning to increase their number.
Lee Mather, senior creative director for F1 22, tells RaceFans how EA’s arrival has influenced the game and what’s new for 2022.
In the round-up: Perez confirms negotiations with Red Bull • Alfa Romeo could have beaten Mercedes – Pujolar • Wolff happy with how Hamilton and Russell race
In the round-up: Ocon felt at “50% physically” in race after 51G crash AlphaTauri at a loss to explain lack of pace in Miami • W Series has the same ambitions as F1 for US audience growth
In the round-up: Road America “a lot more thrilling” than Miami – Vettel • Pirelli spared effects of global supply disruption • Eaton made return with three weeks’ notice
In the round-up: Miami chicane ‘like a B&Q car park’, says Hamilton • Norris not surprised by Mercedes pace • Ocon reprimanded