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Christian Horner on the Red Bull pitwall. Budapest, July 2022.
Jamie Woodhouse
Christian Horner on 2023 rules clarity: ‘Cinderella’s already left’
Red Bull's Christian Horner is holding out for imminent confirmation of the final 2023 rules.
Charles Leclerc's Ferrari ahead of a Mercedes during the Hungarian GP. Hungaroring July 2022.
Jon Wilde
Toto Wolff denies FIA technical directive will be a ‘silver bullet’ at Spa
Mercedes are unlikely to leap right to the front immediately because of the incoming FIA technical directive, admits Toto Wolff.
Sebastian Vettel in the garage with his helmet on looking at the camera. Miami May 2022
Jamie Woodhouse
Sebastian Vettel’s dad says driving at the back ‘accelerated’ F1 retirement thoughts
The 2022 Austrian Grand Prix was the low point for Sebastian Vettel, according to his father.
Alpine's Fernando Alonso on the grid at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Budapest, July 2022.
Thomas Maher
Pedro de la Rosa: Fernando Alonso moved ‘for the best project, not the most money’
Fernando Alonso is moving to Aston Martin for competitive reasons, not financial, according to Pedro de la Rosa.
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Jon Wilde
Toto Wolff predicts five Formula 1 teams capable of winning from 2024
Half of the grid could be in contention for victories in 2024, says Toto Wolff.
A W Series race is underway. France, July 2022.
Jamie Woodhouse
Lewis Hamilton calls for clear W Series pathway after paddock visit
Lewis Hamilton will put forward his suggestions for how female drivers can take their next step after the W Series.
Ferrari's Charles Leclerc leads Red Bull's Max Verstappen into Turn 1 of the French Grand Prix. Paul Ricard, July 2022. results
Jamie Woodhouse
Liberty Media report $200m+ F1 revenue spike compared to 2021 figure
The latest Formula 1 financial figures released by Liberty Media make for very positive reading.
Mechanics build an Alfa Romeo C42 for Valtteri Bottas. Imola April 2022.
Jon Wilde
Fred Vasseur outlines upgrade plan for Alfa Romeo C42
Monza will be the next race this season for a significant Alfa Romeo upgrade, with one more planned after that.
Charles Leclerc removes the steering wheel from his Ferrari after crashing. Paul Ricard July 2022.
Jamie Woodhouse
Charles Leclerc does not understand drivers making excuses for mistakes
Charles Leclerc does not understand why some drivers blame errors on factors like the wind, rather than owning up.