RB chief stunned by smooth pre-season

Red Bull motorsport chief Helmut Marko has admitted pre-season testing for the team is going like a dream so far.
After beginning a new engine partnership with Honda, Red Bull have looked fast in pre-season and appear to be in rude health ahead of the new campaign, which begins with the Aust read more...

Bottas makes Ferrari strength claim

Valtteri Bottas claims rivals Ferrari look

very strong
and are
a bit ahead
of his Mercedes outfit in the first week of testing.
The 29-year-old Finnish driver has been putting the new W10 car through its paces in Barcelona alongside team-mate read more...

Williams not looking for scapegoat

Williams F1 team principal Claire Williams says there will be no finger pointing after their dismal start to pre-season testing.
The car did not make it out onto the track on either Monday or Tuesday at Catalunya and there have been reports of mutiny within the ranks, with technical director read more...

Hamilton unfazed by Ferrari pace

Reigning Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton has no worries about the speed of the Ferrari cars in pre-season testing.
Under Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari rookie Charles Leclerc, the Italian titans have topped the speed charts on each of the first two days of testing at the Catalunya circuit in read more...

Bottas – Merc balancing W10

Valtteri Bottas feels Mercedes are making strides with their W10 as they look to improve the balance of their car in Barcelona.
The Silver Arrows saw both of their drivers in action at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya and it was the Finn who came out on top, recording a best time 0.4 secon read more...

Leclerc sets the pace for Ferrari

Charles Leclerc set the pace for Ferrari on day two of pre-season testing in Barcelona on Tuesday.
The 21-year-old Monegasque marked his debut appearance as a Ferrari driver in style, setting a best time of 1:18.247 from the 157 laps he completed, meaning he was within 0.1 seconds of the fas read more...

Williams no-show on first day of testing

Williams' preparations for the new Formula 1 campaign have been hit by the fact the car is not yet ready for pre-season testing.
While the nine other F1 teams were busy putting in the laps at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Williams drivers Robert Kubica and George Russell had to twiddl read more...

Wolff’s ‘no-deal Brexit’ warning

Mercedes principal Toto Wolff says a 'no-deal' Brexit could leave Formula 1 and Mercedes-Benz as a whole in

the mother of all messes
.
The UK is set to leave the EU at the end of March and with no deal agreed by parliament, a so-called 'no-deal Brexit' could hand a ma read more...

Hamilton expecting title tussel

Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton says he is expecting Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel to come back stronger ahead of the 2019 season.
German racer Vettel was the closest competitor to Hamilton last season but he still fell well short of the Englishman, as the Silver Arrows star secured the fifth world read more...