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The 'massive void' left by a lost legend

19-Mar-19

Charlie Whiting never looked like a motorsport colossus, but his sudden death last week revealed not only the esteem he was held in but the true extent of the responsibility he shouldered read more

Piola's picks: Red Bull's urgent upgrade and teams' DRS tricks

19-Mar-19

Giorgio Piola starts his selection of the most intriguing Formula 1 tech updates from the Australian Grand Prix with a look at the upgrade Red Bull brought forward by a month, and how teams are changing DRS actuators to make the most of the new 2019 rules read more

Why ruthless 'new Bottas' is a real title threat

19-Mar-19

A dominant drive and a very blunt message to his critics - Valtteri Bottas began the 2019 Formula 1 season as a very different character to the battered, confidence-ravaged figure he had been going into the winter read more

10 things we've learned from Melbourne so far

19-Mar-19

The Formula 1 season is finally under way, and talking points on Friday ranged from a resurgent Mercedes to a nose-diving Williams. Our reporters bring you the key things learned so far in Melbourne read more

How Ferrari held back in Friday practice

19-Mar-19

The consensus heading into the season was that Ferrari held the advantage over Mercedes. After Friday practice in Australia, the question is whether Ferrari is holding back or if Mercedes has turned the tables on its rival read more

Why relaxed Raikkonen will star in 2019

19-Mar-19

Formula 1 is already seeing a very different Kimi Raikkonen in 2019 since his switch from Ferrari to Alfa Romeo. This move isn't just about nostalgia or clinging to a place on the grid, as Raikkonen explains in this exclusive interview read more

Archive: Whiting's F1 career in his own words

19-Mar-19

Having started out as a mechanic at Brabham, Charlie Whiting went on to become Formula 1's race director. "Bernie thought that having been on one side of the fence, perhaps I'd be good at catching the buggers from the other side - that's how it all started," he told Maurice Hamilton in this interview from 2012 read more

Autosport predicts F1 2019

19-Mar-19

Formula 1 2019 begins this weekend and promises a close title fight and a tense midfield contest. With questions yet to be answered, our writers make their predictions on what to expect this year read more

Obituary: Charlie Whiting - 1952-2019

14-Mar-19

The sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting on the eve of the 2019 season has left Formula 1 reeling. We look back at his life and career, and his journey from Hesketh mechanic to shaping modern F1 read more

What F1 must learn from FE's attack mode

19-Mar-19

Formula 1 has not, by and large, pushed the boundaries too far when it comes to adopting new innovations. Its latest, 'harmless', new rule was not received particularly well, but there remains a case for the championship to experiment more read more

The battle to get Raikkonen on the F1 grid

19-Mar-19

As Kimi Raikkonen's career enters its twilight with a return to the now Alfa Romeo-branded Sauber team, it's easy to forget the storm a then 20-year-old driver caused when he first arrived in Formula 1. Those who guided his career recall that 2001 season read more

The 10 key tests Ferrari must pass in 2019

14-Mar-19

Ferrari is going into the 2019 F1 season as the title favourite and with a refreshed atmosphere under new boss Mattia Binotto. But there's a long championship battle ahead, and plenty of scope for the problems that have knocked it off course before to occur again read more

A decade of driver ratings - What we've learned

19-Mar-19

Autosport has now completed a decade of rating Formula 1 drivers after every grand prix. Who comes out best from our verdicts, and how are those rankings likely to change over the coming seasons as new stars rise? read more

The F1 drivers facing unusually unfair challenges in 2019

14-Mar-19

Making your Formula 1 debut should be a dream come true for any driver, but for the three British-born rookies on the grid in Melbourne on Sunday, there are some harsh realities to face read more

Fastest lap point will be irrelevant and confusing

14-Mar-19

The positives of awarding a point for fastest lap in Formula 1 grands prix are limited - the new rule is going to be at best irrelevant, and at worst confusing and give rise to new conspiracies read more

How Honda makes Verstappen even more of a threat

14-Mar-19

Red Bull's new engine supplier may not have achieved much on track in the modern era, but it gives Max Verstappen the chance for something of a clean slate - and that's already making a big difference read more

Brawn's strategy for saving F1 from itself

14-Mar-19

As a team boss and technical director, Ross Brawn achieved some incredible things both against the odds and from a dominant position. His new mission to transform Formula 1 itself is his toughest yet, as he explains in this exclusive interview read more

Has Williams used Lowe as a scapegoat?

14-Mar-19

Is it right for Paddy Lowe to have seemingly been blamed for Williams's dire state? Our technical expert answers this and a host of readers' questions about 2019 Formula 1 car designs and development ahead of the season opener read more

When was Formula 1 closest?

14-Mar-19

When we recently asked Autosport readers to nominate Formula 1's greatest era, there were some dramatic splits in the results. One statistical measure that ought to be reliable is measuring when the field was at its closest - so how did the numbers compare to readers' instincts? read more

Why Alfa Romeo will define Marchionne's legacy

14-Mar-19

The return of Alfa Romeo to grand prix racing is even more significant than you might think. Formula 1 business guru MARK GALLAGHER explains why read more