Mercedes driver Hamilton wins F1 British Grand Prix

19.07.2021 [11:30]
British driver Lewis Hamilton won the 10th Grand Prix of Formula 1’s 2021 season held in the United Kingdom on Sunday, according to Anadolu Agency. The 52-lap British Grand Prix was held at the Silverstone Circuit, the East Midlands, on a 5.8-kilometer (3.6-mile) track ...

Max Verstappen wins French Grand Prix

21.06.2021 [15:44]
Red Bull's Dutch driver Max Verstappen sealed a victory in the seventh Grand Prix of the 2021 season in France on Sunday, according to Anadolu Agency. He gained his 13th career win after completing the 53-lap race at 1:27:25 at the Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet ...

Perez beats Vettel to Baku victory after Verstappen crashes out from lead late on

06.06.2021 [18:46]
Max Verstappen looked set to take his first first-ever Azerbaijan Grand Prix victory before he crashed out from the lead with just five laps to go – giving Sergio Perez a second career victory, as Lewis Hamilton locked up on the penultimate lap to finish 16th in ...

Late drama in Baku as long-time leader Verstappen crashes out and race suspended

06.06.2021 [18:31]
The Azerbaijan Grand Prix lived up to its reputation for producing dramatic moments on Sunday, as long-time race leader Max Verstappen crashed out within five laps of the chequered flag. The Dutchman was comfortably heading Red Bull team mate Sergio Perez and Mercedes’ ...

Giovinazzi crashes in Baku qualifying, just moments after red flag for identical Stroll shunt

05.06.2021 [18:49]
Antonio Giovinazzi was looking in good form in Azerbaijan after finishing P7 in Friday afternoon practice, but his weekend took a disastrous turn when he crashed in qualifying on Saturday. The Italian – fresh from scoring his first point of the season last time out in ...

Drama as Stroll crashes out of qualifying in opening minutes in Azerbaijan

05.06.2021 [17:26]
Aston Martin suffered the worst possible start to qualifying in Azerbaijan as Lance Stroll fell victim to the Baku barriers in the opening minutes of Q1. Ferrari's Charles Leclerc was the only driver to have put a lap time on the ...

FP3: Gasly leads Perez in final Azerbaijan GP practice as Verstappen crashes

05.06.2021 [15:04]
AlphaTauri’s Pierre Gasly came from nowhere to comfortably head Free Practice 3 from the Red Bull of Sergio Perez, as Lewis Hamilton brought some hope to Mercedes, going third after their tough Friday ...

SPRINT RACE 1: Shwartzman surges to a dominant first win of the season in Baku

05.06.2021 [13:46]
Robert Shwartzman produced a controlled performance around the streets of Baku for his first win of the year, bouncing back from a difficult start to the season to kickstart his title challenge, beating out Dan Ticktum by 5s, with Guanyu Zhou taking third place ...

FP2: Perez heads Red Bull 1-2 in second practice with Hamilton only 11th quickest in Baku

04.06.2021 [18:35]
Sergio Perez continued Red Bull's pace setting form on Friday afternoon, finishing ahead of team mate Max Verstappen and third-place Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz in second practice for the 2021 Azerbaijan Grand Prix – with Lewis Hamilton down in 11th, according to the Formula1 ...

FP1: Verstappen heads Ferrari pair in first practice as Azerbaijan GP weekend gets under way

04.06.2021 [17:53]
Monaco winner Max Verstappen picked up where he left off two weeks ago as the Azerbaijan Grand Prix weekend got under way, a late effort on soft tyres seeing him head Free Practice 1 from the Ferrari pair of Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz – as Lewis ...

Honda F1 Technical Director: It is important to find the right balance in terms of car set-up for the low speed corners and the long straight

04.06.2021 [14:26]
“We now come to the sixth round of the season, the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, an event that was cancelled last year because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Although the venue in Baku is a street circuit like Monaco where we won a fortnight ago with Max Verstappen and Red Bull Racing ...

Nannini returns to F2 to replace Petecof at Campos Racing

03.06.2021 [17:43]
Matteo Nannini will return to the FIA Formula 2 grid as a replacement for Gianluca Petecof at Campos Racing for this weekend’s round at Baku, according to motorsport. Petecof had contested the opening two rounds for the Spanish squad but has been forced to withdraw ...

Esteban Ocon ahead of Azerbaijan Grand-Prix - Forward thinking

02.06.2021 [11:05]
Esteban Ocon made it four consecutive points-scoring finishes after his ninth place in Monaco, according to automobilsport.com. Baku is next – a street circuit, which boasts some very unique features, where Esteban targets to add more points to his season ...

Formula 1: Pirelli Azerbaijan Grand Prix - Why we've chosen the tyres

01.06.2021 [19:17]
The softest tyres in the Pirelli Formula 1 range have been selected at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix for the first time: C3 as the P Zero White hard, C4 as the P Zero Yellow medium, and C5 as the P Zero Red soft, according ...

Alpine heads to 'unpredictable' Baku with upgrade package

01.06.2021 [17:45]
Since its disappointing performance in Monaco, the Alpine team has been hard at work at Enstone preparing for this week's round of racing in Baku that it will tackle with a slightly revised A521, according to F1i.com. Alpine's efforts in Monaco yielded just two points, courtesy of Esteban Ocon's ninth place finish ...

Formula 1: Leclerc to have new gearbox for Azerbaijan GP

31.05.2021 [14:59]
Charles Leclerc will have a new gearbox in his car for the next race, with Ferrari deciding to replace it as a precaution. The Monegasque claimed pole position at his home race, but after setting his first time in Q3, crashed on his final run ...

F1 confirms three sprint races for 2021

27.04.2021 [11:09]
The plan to trial three sprint races in 2021 has finally been confirmed following a meeting of the Formula 1 Commission on Monday, according to Racer. F1 investigated the idea of reverse-grid sprint races but landed ...

Pandemic reflected in F1 viewing figures

09.02.2021 [14:42]
Formula One saw a 4.5% drop in its average race television audience last year and a reduced overall viewing figure that reflected a smaller season hit by COVID-19, the sport said on Monday, according to Reuters. The Hungarian Grand Prix was the most watched with an audience of 103.7 million ...

Chinese GP promoter seeking 2021 F1 race postponement

11.01.2021 [13:10]
The Chinese Grand Prix is set to become the second Formula 1 race to be postponed in 2021 as the promoter seeks a date change until later in the year, according to Motorsport ...