Honda to power Sauber from 2018

After months of speculation, Sauber have officially conformed they will be using Honda engines from 2018 on wards ending a long standing partnership between the Swiss outfit and Ferrari. The deal will see Sauber become a second team alongside Mclaren, despite rumours they could be switching back to Mercedes power next year. It will also [...]

Russian grand prix preview

Times - GMT+3 28 April: Practice 1 (11:00) / Practice 2 (15:00) 29 April: Practice 3 (12:00) / Qualifying (15:00) 30 April: Race (15:00) Track: Sochi Autodrome Location: Sochi, Russia First race: 2014 Laps: 53 Length: 5.848 km/ 3.633 m Fastest lap: 1:39.094 (Nico Rosberg, 2016) 2016 winner: Nico Rosberg Corners: 18 F1 returns to Russia this [...]

Mercedes top both Bahrain test days

After missing out on the win in Bahrain, Mercedes were once again on top of the time sheets in the following in-season tests. Day 1 The first day of the test saw Giovinazzi return to F1. This time in the Ferrari whilst Sebastian Vettel completed a special 2018 tyre test for Pirelli. Hamilton Piloted the [...]

Force India boss arrested in London

Force India owner Vijay Mallya was arrested on Tuesday, Metropolitan police confirmed. Indian police forwarded a formal request for him to be extradited from the UK on February 8. The 61 year old Indian was wanted on charges of fraud and conspiracy over a loan for his now defunct airline business 'Kingfisher airlines'. In a [...]

Bahrain grand prix preview

Times- GMT+3 14 April: Practice 1 (14:00) / Practice 2 (18:00) 15 April: Practice 3 (15:00) / Qualifying (18:00) 16 April: Race (18:00) Track: Bahrain international circuit Location: Sakhir, Bahrain First race: 2004 Laps: 57 Length: 5.412 km/ 3.362 m Fastest lap: 1:31.447 (Petro de la Rosa, 2005) 2016 winner: Nico Rosberg Corners: 15 The next round of the 2017 world [...]