Why history isn't in Kubica's favour on his F1 comeback quest

The challenge when you return to racing after some time away is you forget just how many things had to go in your favour to be successful. You convince yourself that, somehow, it was all down to you outdriving people, but there are a lot of things that have to be right for you to be in a winning position.Very few people have ever won the world championship in anything but the best … Keep reading

Abu Dhabi GP: Thursday's press conference

PART ONE:  PRESS CONFERENCELewis, four-time champion, amazing scenes at the factory when you went back there to celebrate your third title with Mercedes, clearly it was very emotional as well. What’s made this season special?Lewis HAMILTON: I thin every single individual in the team. Their commitment has never wavered. They’ve been ruthless in how hard they worked throughout the … Keep reading

Sirotkin feels Williams F1 test could be biggest of his career

Sirotkin, a three-time GP2 race winner, has taken part in seven grand prix practice sessions and a number of in-season tests during his time as test driver with first Sauber and then Renault.Backed by SMP Racing, he has been on the Renault’s books since early 2016, but will join the Grove-based Williams team for the post-Abu Dhabi GP Pirelli test.Williams still has a free seat going … Keep reading

Pirelli introduces two new F1 tyre compounds for 2018

The Italian supplier says the compounds in the 2018 “rainbow” range with be “considerably softer” compared to 2017.The first new tyre will be the orange superhard, slotting in as the hardest of the range.It will be what Pirelli describes as its “insurance policy” given the other compounds have gone softer for next season.The other new entry is the hypersoft, which will be pink and … Keep reading

Fittipaldi believes F1 role “a possibility” for 2018

The 21-year-old, grandson of 1972 and 1974 world champion Emerson, has set his sights on racing in Formula 2 next season – potentially alongside a place with an F1 team.”F2 is a possibility, even Formula 1, a role there is a possibility as well,” said Fittipaldi in an interview with Motorsport.tv.”I’m just really looking forward to the future, any opportunity that I get, I’m just … Keep reading

Brawn promises “exciting” digital F1 plans for 2018

With its first full season under its belt, Liberty has spent the year analysing where F1’s strengths and weaknesses are, and working out what it can do to improve matters in 2018.One area of focus has been in ramping up efforts on digital platforms, which was an area that former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone had neglected because he did not see much profit potential in it.F1 managing … Keep reading

Farah #RaceReady series – Daniel Marshall

Farah menswear has released the sixth and final episode of its #RaceReady series in partnership with Sahara Force India, featuring Senior Design Engineer in Aerodynamics, Daniel Marshall.

As the team’s Official Apparel Partner, Farah menswear is creating a six-part series on the people behind the scenes of the world’s most stylish sport.