Renault and Daniel Ricciardo: From underachievers to an F1 2020 force

Daniel Ricciardo’s podium last time out – his first for the Renault team in almost two seasons of trying – just underlines the genuine progress the team has made in the latter part of the year. Things certainly look brighter now at Enstone than at the start of the season

Mercedes: Why Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen line-up is unlikely

Toto Wolff has explained why there are currently no plans to pair Lewis Hamilton and a “loyal” Max Verstappen together as F1 team-mates, while also opening up on the “very difficult” Hamilton and Nico Rosberg years. Hamilton and Verstappen, F1’s six-time world champion and young superstar, are undoubtedly the sport’s

Lewis Hamilton praise for Max Verstappen amid Red Bull F1 gains

Lewis Hamilton believes his battles with Max Verstappen will only intensify over the next 12 months with F1’s champion expecting Mercedes and Red Bull to remain as close as recent races. Although Hamilton and Mercedes are fast closing on yet another world championship double, the pace gap has closed between

Radio failure forces Chase Elliott to get creative, prompts complaints of NASCAR favoritism

Chase Elliott and his Hendrick Motorsports team were forced to go old school Sunday in the Hollywood Casino 400 playoff race amid severe radio communication problems. Elliott couldn’t hear his spotter for most of the first and second stages but still won Stage 1 and finished the race in sixth

‘Rookie mistake’: Star’s unthinkable error

Two of the race favourites failed to even make it a quarter of the way through the famous race after a mistake from Jamie Whincup. Whincup and Supercars legend Craig Lowndes saw their day finish early after Whincup slammed the #888 car into the wall near the top of the

Bathurst 1000: Heavy crashes delay proceedings at Mount Panorama

Super 2 qualifying was rocked by some heavy crashes as Mount Panorama proved too tough to tame for a couple of drivers. The session was interrupted twice as Tickford Racing’s Broc Feeney and Angelo Mouzouris of Triple Eight Race Engineering both lost control and slammed into the barriers at Bathurst.

Fernando Alonso ‘out-performed’ by his Renault in first F1 test drive since announcing 2021 return

Fernando Alonso admitted that he has plenty of catching up to do after getting behind the wheel for the first time since agreeing his Formula One return, with the two-time world champion “out-performed” by the Renault that he will be driving next year. The Spaniard took part in a filming

Michael Schumacher’s heartbreaking ‘secret health issues’ after ski accident

Michael Schumacher is one of the most successful racing drivers to have taken to the track. With a record breaking seven championship wins to his name, five of them consectively, he has roared to victory more times than any other driver. But now Britain's Lewis Hamilton has equalled some of

Daniel Ricciardo reflects on McLaren move now he’s flying at Renault

Daniel Ricciardo’s third place at the Eifel Grand Prix ended a long drought for the Aussie — and Renault — but the success arrived in somewhat bittersweet circumstances. Ricciardo’s much-maligned move from Red Bull, who were and still are constant contenders in the championship, to the “best of the rest”