Motor Sports

Sakhir GP: Latest F1 technical developments from the teams

Racing Point RP20 rear wing detail 1/13 Photo by: Giorgio Piola Last seen at the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix, Racing Point has installed a spoon-shaped rear wing for the Sakhir GP as it looks to reduce some of the downforce and drag on the RP20. Mercedes AMG W11 front 2/13 Photo by: Giorgio Piola The […]

Grosjean thanks firefighters who ‘saved my life’ in Bahrain

Grosjean was discharged from hospital on Wednesday and is hopeful of recovering from his injuries so he can return to the cockpit for his final F1 race with Haas in Abu Dhabi. The Frenchman, who is wearing bandages on both hands and an orthopedic boot on his left foot, met with medical car driver Alan […]

Bottas unsure whether to laugh or cry over bad F1 luck

Bottas finished eighth in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix after sustaining two punctures during the race, the first occurring under the safety car in the opening stages after hitting debris, dropping the Finn to the rear of the pack. A second puncture occurred under the final safety car, but Bottas was able to get the car […]

Russell frontrunner to replace Hamilton at Mercedes

With Hamilton having been forced out of this weekend’s second Bahrain race because of a positive coronavirus test, Mercedes has been pondering its options about who best to step in. It is understood that the choice from the off was whether to hand the opportunity to reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne, who is flying to Bahrain […]

Revealed: The secrets of one of F1’s greatest overtakers

Autosport has produced a standalone special magazine to celebrate its 70th birthday. To order your copy of the 196-page Autosport 70th Anniversary issue, please go to: It’s incredibly flattering for me, later in my life, to have people like Patrick Head and Adrian Newey saying I always gave my all. Christian Horner mentioned that […]

Graham Hill's amazing motorsport legacy

Next June, Juan Pablo Montoya will make his third attempt at capturing Le Mans glory to add to his Monaco F1 and Indy 500 triumphs, but he’ll find it a near-impossible ask in an LMP2 car. And it probably won’t be until 2023 that Fernando Alonso, Monaco GP and LM24 winner, gets his fourth attempt to […]