Mercedes' parent company, Daimler, has denied it is planning to quit Formula One after a speculative report in Germany claimed a plan had been hatched to sell the team to Aston Martin owner Lawrence Stroll.
FIA confirms $145m cap for 2021 with further cuts up to 2025
McLaren CEO says new rules ‘will ensure greater competition’
Formula One teams must make significant cuts to their budgets in each of the next five seasons after the FIA announced new budget caps on Wednesday.
The first-ever F1 budget cap will come into force next season, set at $145m (£117m), a significant cut from the initial plan to set the limit at $175m.
F1's big and wide-ranging package of cost-cutting measures - headlined by a tighter budget cap - have been approved from 2021 onwards as the sport bids to become more sustainable and competitive into the future.
Don’t miss the latest Sky F1 Watchalong on Wednesday evening as we transport you back to the midst of one the fiercest rivalries in the sport's history and a controversial, topsy-turvy battle around arguably its best circuit, in the toughest of wet conditions.
Speaking on the latest edition of the ESPN F1 Podcast, Williams driver George Russell says the boom in esports during the lockdown has helped him reconnect with old friends and current F1 rivals Alex Albon and Charles Leclerc.
Formula 1's drivers usually spend nine months of the year crisscrossing the globe and effectively living out of a suitcase, but recent months have seen them far more time at home than is normally the case.
George Russell dominated the virtual version of the Monaco GP for his second successive win in F1's Esports series, as his usual rivals were left fighting among themselves amid a series of collisions around the world-famous street track.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. , May 23, 2020 /CNW/ -- Two-time Formula 1 World Champion and esports newcomer Fernando Alonso dominated Torque Esports/Engine Media's (GAME.V) (MLLLF) The Race All-Star Series powered by ROKiT Phones Legends Trophy races today on the virtual version of the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Instead of preparing to defend his 2019 Indianapolis 500 victory on Sunday, Simon Pagenaud will spend the weekend at his home as the race has been postponed until August due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Silverstone organisers still hope to save British Grand Prix
Cricket and Champions League may also be affected
For 70 years it has been a fixture in the sporting summer, with motor racing legends such as Stirling Moss, Ayrton Senna and Lewis Hamilton all taking the chequered flag.
Workaround for quarantine after entry to UK must be found
F1 denied exemption but is in talks with government
The British Grand Prix faces a race against time to resolve the problem created by the government’s imposition of quarantine on all entry into the UK.
Two British meetings pencilled in for Silverstone
Plan depends partly on UK government quarantine decision
Formula One has mapped out a blueprint for an eight-race, behind-closed-doors European leg to kick off the season, the Guardian can reveal.
Lewis Hamilton has paid tribute to the "incredible" Niki Lauda on the one-year anniversary of his death, hailing the F1 legend as having a "huge impact" on him - while also reflecting on an emotional 2019 Monaco GP.
The 2021 driver market burst into life last week with the high-profile moves of Carlos Sainz and Daniel Ricciardo - leading the Sky Sports F1 team to debate what other shake-ups we could see on the grid.
Millions tune in to watch British puzzlers solve the Miracle and other spectacular grids
It may not be as hair-raising as Formula 1, nor as dramatic as Premier League football, but Sudoku solving is acquiring a niche following as a spectator sport.
It’s surprisingly thrilling, believe me.
Hazel, 33, motorsport journalist, London, and Charlie, 27, fire and rescue service community instructor, Greater Manchester
What were you hoping for?This could be the most awkward experience ever, but I am so into that.