From the expertsThe low down from those in the know
Max Verstappen was billed as a once-in-a-generation anomaly when he first took his seat in a Formula One car.
Tributes are flowing for former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden, who has died five days after being hit by a car.
Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden has died five days after he was hit by a car while training on his bicycle. Hayden was 35.
Awesome, disgusting chaos – that’s Erebus driver David Reynolds’s prediction for Saturday’s opening Supercars race at Winton if the rain which lashed Friday’s practice sessions continues.
It’s rare for one race, as it is in any one round of any sport, to encompass all of Formula One’s best bits, but the Spanish Grand Prix was one of those weekends.
Lewis Hamilton won a strategic Spanish Grand Prix to cut Sebastian Vettel’s overall lead in the Formula One driver’s championship to six points with a quarter of the season completed.
Though scheduling the Russian Grand Prix immediately before the Spanish Grand Prix adds an exciting geopolitical element to proceedings, the latter remains Formula One’s official return to Europe.
It’s been fascinating to watch Red Bull Racing grow from a small fish in the Formula One pond to a full-scale man-eater across 12 seasons at the pinnacle of motorsport.
We all knew it was coming. The Russian Grand Prix on the ultra-smooth Sochi circuit was the perfect storm that gave us an almost entirely soporific race.
Australian Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo will start from fifth after Sebastian Vettel stormed to pole position for the Russian Grand Prix.
Honda has been all the rage this season — or perhaps a source of rage if you work for McLaren — thanks to the company’s inexplicable leap backwards in performance ahead of a season in which podiums were pencilled.
Of all Formula One’s manufacturers, Renault is the most accurate bellwether of the sport’s relevance (or otherwise).
The Bahrain Grand Prix was another fascinating chapter in the unfolding 2017 championship fight between Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton.
Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was fastest in Bahrain Grand Prix practice on Friday with the joint Formula One championship leader comfortably quicker than his Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton.
Britain’s Jenson Button will stand in for Fernando Alonso at next month’s Monaco Formula One Grand Prix while the Spaniard competes in the Indianapolis 500 on the same day.
“Today Kimi seemed to have other commitments,” Sergio Marchionne, Ferrari CEO and Formula One’s closest thing to a Bond villain, told Italy’s La Repubblica at the Chinese Grand Prix.
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A changing of identity in 2017 hasn’t, unfortunately, changed the unsuccessful architecture of the renowned Walkinshaw Racing organisation in the Supercars championship.
Williams and Renault’s lead drivers have performed admirably to date, though their respective teammates have left much to be desired throughout the opening portion of the season.
With the Spanish Grand Prix all over and done with, there’s a lot to discuss, but I’m going to break it down to five key points.
While Fernando Alonso jets off to the United States to contest the legendary Indy 500, former McLaren driver Jenson Button will make his return to Formula One following his retirement at the end of 2016.
It’d be easy to affirm that Mercedes has wrested back the ascendancy following their second consecutive victory, though Ferrari must not enter its time honoured panic state, with circumstance dictating the outcome once more at the Spanish Grand Prix.
Formula One returns to its heartland as the European season officially commences this weekend, with the running of the Spanish Grand Prix. Join The Roar for a live blog of the race from 10pm AEST.
It was a disheartening sight at the end of 2014, seeing a marque so embedded in the history of Australian motorsport, end its association with the Supercars category.
Both its drivers have registered points and they lie ahead of a manufacturer in the constructors standings, though Haas finds itself grappling with a fundamental legacy issue which displays little sign of resolving itself anytime soon.
The Spanish Grand Prix marks the official start to the European season for Formula One in 2017 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Listening to Sergio Perez, you’d assume Force India is in the midst of a nightmare campaign, yet the reality couldn’t be further from the Mexican’s rhetoric.
There is one person in the Formula One paddock that has always interested me, and that is none other than the Mexican himself, Sergio ‘Checo’ Perez.
A new challenger has emerged in the 2017 Supercars title race as the series heads west across the Nullarbor for the Perth SuperSprint.
As Mercedes AMG and Ferrari blitz away, battling among themselves for the 2017 Formula One world championship – Red Bull Racing is rapidly becoming the forgotten team of the front-runners.
He trails the points leader by just thirteen points, yet Lewis Hamilton has endured a patchwork campaign to date, culminating in an indifferent weekend at Russia.
We’re four races – St Petersburg, Long Beach, Barber Motorsports Park and Phoenix – into the 2017 IndyCar Series season, and about to jump head-first into the Month of May, which culminates with the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500.
Formula One’s 2017 world championship has ebbed and flowed beautifully, following the first three rounds of the season. Join us on The Roar from 10pm AEST for live blog coverage of the Russian Grand Prix.