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Gossip: Gasly hopes his breakthrough encourages others

Monday, 8 January Toro Rosso driver Pierre Gasly says his Formula 1 breakthrough should encourage young drivers by showing it is not “all about money”. (Autosport) Red Bull technical chief Adrian Newey has detailed how Ferrari tried to hire him ...

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Formula 1: Williams finalising Sergey Sirotkin 2018 drive

Williams are close to signing Sergey Sirotkin as the final piece of the 2018 grid falls into place. The team are finalising a contract with the 22-year-old, who established his credentials in a test in Abu Dhabi after the end ...

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Formula 1 gossip: Massa, Button, Renault, Haas

Monday, 1 January Williams performance chief Rob Smedley says Felipe Massa chose to leave F1 at the best possible time, and finished his career on a high. (Autosport) Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul admits the team ‘played with fire’ by pushing ...

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Breaking records, brilliant corners & veganism – Hamilton on 2017 changes

Media playback is not supported on this device Lewis Hamilton carved a special place in Formula 1 history this season with his fourth world title and a new all-time record for pole positions. In what was arguably the best season ...

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Formula 1 gossip: Ricciardo, Vesrtappen, Marko, Hamilton, Bottas, Massa, Stroll

Wednesday, 27 December Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko says he did not “favour” Max Verstappen over Daniel Ricciardo in 2017, adding: “We don’t have a number one – both drivers are equally treated and it is up to them ...

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Did F1 get better in 2017? – Jack Nicholls' verdict on the year's Formula 1 action

[unable to retrieve full-text content] BBC Radio 5 live F1 commentator Jack Nicholls gives his verdict on the 2017 season’s F1 action. BBC Sport – Formula 1

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Lewis Hamilton apologises for 'boys don't wear dresses' remark

Lewis Hamilton has apologised for making “inappropriate” comments in a video in which he appeared to mock his nephew’s princess dress. In an Instagram video, which has since been deleted, the Formula 1 driver says “boys don’t wear princess dresses”. ...

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'Give it to me!' Raikkonen's double breakdown & how many overtakes? – It's the F1 quiz

It was a record-breaking title-winning year for Lewis Hamilton, but just how much do you remember about the 2017 season? Take our quiz to find out. This content will not work on your device, please check Javascript and cookies are ...

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Lewis Hamilton keeping his options open – Mercedes boss Toto Wolff

Mercedes F1 team boss Toto Wolff says Lewis Hamilton is keeping “his options open” but he hopes that the four-time world champion will stay with the team for the foreseeable future. WATCH MORE: How to beat Hamilton to the title ...

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Formula 1: 'Sebastian's emotion and anger just ran away with him'

Sebastian Vettel was “let down” by his emotions in his title fight with Lewis Hamilton in 2017, according to Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff. The German Ferrari driver appears “calm”, but “is very emotional and passionate under the skin”. Wolff ...

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