Capito Exclusive: This year we earned points on merit, not luck

Capito Exclusive: This year we earned points on merit, not luck

Williams have been in the Formula 1 doldrums for a number of years – ever since their 2018 challenger proved off the pace before the relative disaster of ’19 fed into their first-ever pointless campaign in ’20. While on-track performance nose-dived, changes were afoot off-track. Sir Frank Williams elected to sell his eponymous team in … Read more

Logan Sargeant: American driver lands Williams F1 seat for 2023 after earning super license

Logan Sargeant: American driver lands Williams F1 seat for 2023 after earning super license

Logan Sargeant claims fourth in Formula 2 championship to clinch super license and Formula 1 drive; American 21-year-old will partner Alex Albon at Williams next season, completing the 2023 grid Last Updated: 21/11/22 1:26pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Logan Sargeant finished fifth in the final F2 feature race of … Read more

F1 2022 end-of-season report: Best driver, biggest surprise, most under pressure | F1

F1 2022 end-of-season report: Best driver, biggest surprise, most under pressure |  F1

Despite not having the quickest car for most of the season, Verstappen enjoyed a record-breaking campaign. Verstappen won 15 of the 22 races, taking the title with five races to spare at the Japanese Grand Prix. Ferrari and Charles Leclerc should have made it a closer fight, but a combination of poor reliability and operational … Read more

Mattia Binotto resigns as Ferrari team principal after failed 2022 Formula 1 title bid

Mattia Binotto resigns as Ferrari team principal after failed 2022 Formula 1 title bid

Mattia Binotto had been at the helm of Ferrari since 2019; the Italian team made a promising start to the 2022 season but failed to claim a win in the final 11 races of the campaign; Italian will leave role on December 31 Last Updated: 29/11/22 8:55am Mattia Binotto Mattia Binotto has resigned as Ferrari … Read more

Binotto’s Ferrari Exit: The Full Backstory

Binotto's Ferrari Exit: The Full Backstory

For full-fat Italian drama forget Verdi or Puccini at La Scala – look no further than the rolling hills around Maranello, a once-dozy agricultural village (current population 18k) that currently turns out 10,000 (or so) automotive sculptures per annum, each of which changes hands at ever-escalating values. The stage setting is Ferrari; the brand’s newest … Read more

Nico Hulkenberg to replace Mick Schumacher at Haas for 2023 Formula 1 season

Nico Hulkenberg to replace Mick Schumacher at Haas for 2023 Formula 1 season

Nico Hulkenberg returns to a permanent Formula 1 seat for the first time since being let go by Renault in 2019; Mick Schumacher’s first spell in the sport ends after two seasons with Haas; the announcement completes the 2023 grid Last Updated: 17/11/22 5:33pm Nico Hulkenberg will replace Mick Schumacher at Haas for the 2023 … Read more

2022 end of season driver ratings: Is Lando Norris now Britain’s best F1 driver? | F1

2022 end of season driver ratings: Is Lando Norris now Britain's best F1 driver?  |  F1

After each grand prix weekend, Crash.net evaluates each driver’s performance and gives them a rating. After 22 races, here’s who performed best based on their average rating. Best rating: 8 (Britain, Japan) Worst rating: 1 (Saudi Arabia) Starting off this list is Nicholas Latifi. After a solid end to 2021, the Canadian had high hopes … Read more

Lando Norris: McLaren driver says he maintains ‘faith’ in team despite disappointing 2022 F1 campaign

Lando Norris: McLaren driver says he maintains 'faith' in team despite disappointing 2022 F1 campaign

Lando Norris finished seventh in the world championship, finishing best of the rest behind the drivers of Red Bull, Ferrari and Mercedes; the 23-year-old is contracted to McLaren until 2025 but says “time will tell” regarding his future with the team Last Updated: 27/11/22 9:20pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player … Read more

Lewis Hamilton dines with star Brad Pitt in Austin as they plot new Formula One blockbuster film

Exciting: Lewis, 37, is producing a new movie which stars Brad as a former driver who comes out of retirement to coach an up-and-coming talent (pictured on Friday)

It is around 4,947 miles from Stevenage to Eddie V’s Prime Seafood restaurant in downtown Austin, Texas, and a seat next to Brad Pitt. That is where Hertfordshire-born Lewis Hamilton found himself on Thursday night, a Hollywood superstar for company in the poshest steakhouse in the state capital, as Formula One’s top brass hatched their … Read more

Daniel Ricciardo set to return to Red Bull as team’s third driver for 2023 Formula 1 season

Daniel Ricciardo set to return to Red Bull as team's third driver for 2023 Formula 1 season

Daniel Ricciardo was left without a seat for 2023 after having his contract with McLaren terminated a year early; the Australian spent five seasons with Red Bull from 2014-2018 watch the Abu Dhabi GP all weekend live on Sky Sports F1 – with the race at 1pm on Sunday Last Updated: 19/11/22 8:37am Daniel Ricciardo … Read more