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The fight to cling on to an F1 calendar place

20-May-19

There will be casualties in Formula 1's calendar revamp, and five grands prix with huge history are battling to keep their places on the schedule for 2020 as Zandvoort and Hanoi arrive. Only three will make it read more

Why Bottas and F1 should fear 'struggling' Hamilton

18-May-19

Lewis Hamilton says he is still struggling to extract the most from the 2019 Mercedes. That should concern his rivals, as he's already comfortably bettered his tally from the first five races of 2018, and is only likely to get better over the rest of the year read more

The loophole that makes ageing F1 'rookies' so important

18-May-19

A gap in F1 testing rules allows teams to field drivers with years of experience in their 'rookie' line-ups. That may raise questions about whether it's a fair practice, but doing so is of greater benefit to teams than simply having a known quantity in the car read more

The full story behind Zandvoort's return to F1

18-May-19

The Dutch Grand Prix will return to Formula 1 in 2020 with a returning race at Zandvoort. Max Verstappen's popularity was a massive factor in the deal, but there was a series of other agreements that brought a classic race back onto the calendar read more

How the driver who shocked Senna became an F1 legend

20-May-19

Mika Hakkinen seized his moment to become one of F1's all-time greats - but it was a long time coming, says NIGEL ROEBUCK read more

The McLaren that won two drivers' titles

20-May-19

In an era of constant novelty it's difficult to think that in times past, teams could develop a single car over multiple seasons and win several titles - but that's what McLaren did with the M23, writes JAKE BOXALL-LEGGE read more

Why Renault is refusing to drop its lofty 2019 F1 aims

18-May-19

Renault targeted securing a clear fourth place in the 2019 constructors' championship, while closing the gap to the top teams. Right now, it's down in eighth. But it has made changes to try and rescue its campaign and deliver its key aims read more

Can Verstappen save the 2019 F1 season?

18-May-19

After five rounds Ferrari is failing to live up to its tag as a Formula 1 championship contender, and any threat to Mercedes seems to be toothless. Red Bull and Max Verstappen could be the only hope of saving F1 from a foregone conclusion in 2019 read more

How to build a slow Formula 1 car

18-May-19

Ex-Lola and McLaren Formula 1 engineer MARK WILLIAMS recounts the story of the ill-fated 1993 Lola, and explains just how easy it is for grand prix teams to lose their way unexpectedly read more

How F1 is embracing cryptocurrencies

18-May-19

Cash in brown envelopes - or even suitcases - used to fuel many a Formula 1 deal, says business guru MARK GALLAGHER, but technology is changing the game when it comes to finances in grand prix racing read more

Explaining the magic of F1 brakes

20-May-19

A Formula 1 car's brakes can dissipate almost three times as much energy as the engine is capable of producing - so they're vitally important to setting a lap time, as former Renault and Williams chief technical officer PAT SYMONDS explains read more

Why W Series is more than just a last chance

02-May-19

The W Series has effectively taken the place of the Formula 3 European Championship, but can it really be considered a junior single-seater series? The new category must now define its identity read more

How F1's most famous bitter feud was healed

02-May-19

During their time together at McLaren, Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna were involved in what is often remembered as Formula 1's fiercest rivalry. In this interview from 2014, Prost explains how his relationship with Senna changed for the better read more

Your Singapore GP travel guide with Thomas Cook Sport

02-May-19

Promoted: The Singapore Grand Prix has become one of Formula 1's most popular races, and a trip is a great opportunity to see a vibrant city read more

Imola 1994 - The other drivers' memories

01-May-19

A quarter of a century on from the deaths of Roland Ratzenberger and Ayrtona Senna at Imola, we collate the reflections of almost every other driver on the grid that weekend about three days that changed motorsport, and their lives, forever read more

How the Senna myth has been transformed

02-May-19

Public perceptions of Ayrton Senna have changed in the 25 years since his death, and myths around him have grown. Do some elements of how Senna has been deified actually do his legacy a disservice? read more

Senna and afterwards – inside Williams in 1994

02-May-19

Legendary British Touring Car team boss Ian Harrison was the team manager at Williams in 1994 and had to deal with Aytron Senna's death on the squad's behalf on the day. Here, he recalls the Imola weekend and its full impact on the team read more

How Ratzenberger earned his tragically brief F1 shot

01-May-19

Wherever in the world the hard-working and diligent Roland Ratzenberger's career took him, he was always quick to update Austrian journalist Gerhard Kuntschik on his progress. Gerhard shares his memories of Ratzenberger's life, and the impact of his loss read more

How McLaren is the biggest winner of F1 2019 so far

30-Apr-19

While the battle between Ferrari and Mercedes at the front of the Formula 1 field has occupied the spotlight, our technical expert has been analysing performance trends across the entire grid - and the team that's made the biggest gains isn't one you'd expect... read more

Berger's untold stories of life alongside Senna

30-Apr-19

Having entered Formula 1 at a similar time and joined him at McLaren, few are in a better position to shine a light over the Formula 1 career of Ayrton Senna, on and off the track, than Gerhard Berger read more