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'When rivals are 0.001secs apart, small mistakes are having a huge cost'

Was the French Grand Prix the race at which the 2018 Formula 1 drivers’ championship took a decisive turn? Lewis Hamilton left the Circuit Paul Ricard on Sunday – doubtless finding some way to avoid the traffic jams that blighted ...

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Hamilton wins French GP as Vettel penalised

Lewis Hamilton reclaimed the world championship lead with a dominant victory in the French Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver led from start to finish other than one lap around his pit stop to move 14 points ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian ...

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Hamilton on French GP pole in Mercedes one-two

Lewis Hamilton won a battle with Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas for pole position at the first French Grand Prix for 10 years. Hamilton beat Bottas by 0.118 seconds in a top-10 shootout interrupted by a red flag following a crash ...

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McLaren in crisis & a new F1 star: All you need to know about the French GP

Ignominy. That’s just one word of many that could be chosen to describe a new low for McLaren in this Formula 1 season that is turning into a lesson in the perils of hubris for the team and, in particular, ...

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Horner would be 'surprised' if Ricciardo left Red Bull

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner says he would be “surprised” if Daniel Ricciardo left Red Bull this season. He is out of contract at the end of the year and has held talks with McLaren and Renault, while there ...

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Hamilton top as Perez loses wheel at high speed

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set a blistering pace in second practice at the French Grand Prix. The world champion was a massive 0.704 seconds quicker than his closest rival, Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo. Hamilton’s title rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari ...

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French Grand Prix: Who will win at Circuit Paul Ricard?

The roles were reserved in Canada as Sebastian Vettel stole Lewis Hamilton’s crown of ‘master of Montreal’. At a circuit were the Mercedes man has dominated so much, it was Vettel’s Ferrari that took control, converting a Saturday pole position ...

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Daniel Ricciardo: McLaren in talks with Red Bull driver

McLaren are in talks with Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo about driving for them in Formula 1 next year. The Australian, 28, is out of contract at the end of this year, with seats potentially open at top teams Mercedes and ...

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Belgian GP: F1 extends contract of Spa-Francorchamps track

Formula 1 has extended its contract with the Belgian Grand Prix until 2021. The move secures the immediate future on the calendar of one of the world’s classic race tracks – Spa-Francorchamps in the Ardennes mountains. The track first hosted ...

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F1 gossip: Red Bull, Williams, Haas, Alonso, Bottas

Wednesday, 20 June Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says the decision to swap engines from Renault to Honda was a “clear cut” choice. (Autosport) Renault says it wants to make Red Bull “regret” its decision to switch to Honda ...

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