Wolff: Schumacher will “shine above F1 forever” even if his records fall | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Wolff: Schumacher will "shine above F1 forever" even if his records fall • Hinchcliffe replaces Veach at Andretti • Tsunoda takes Sochi F2 pole

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3 hours ago, F1 Fanatic

Ricciardo: Fernando return exciting for not only Renault but F1

Fernando Alonso is in the house! This week his tour of the Renault F1 factory in France had social media in a frenzy, but Daniel Ricciardo – whose departure made way for the double F1 world champion’s return – is not fazed by the diverted attention. The Australian told Racer that he...

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3 hours ago, Grand Prix 247, Renault

Schumacher: My Dad always said records are there to be broken

Michael Schumacher’s son Mick says the prospect of Lewis Hamilton equalling the Formula 1 great’s all-time record of 91 wins has given him something to aim for when he gets to the top flight. Hamilton, who replaced Schumacher senior at Mercedes in 2013, can take his 91st victory in Sunday’s...

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5 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Why Bottas and Hamilton may prefer second to pole at Sochi | 2020 Russian Grand Prix Friday practice analysis

The fight for pole position will be between Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas - but at Sochi they may prefer to start second.

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5 hours ago, F1 Fanatic

F1: 7 test positive for COVID

The latest round of tests for the coronavirus reveal 7 positive cases as F1 suffers its worst week since testing began.

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6 hours ago, Pitpass

Podcast: Friday's Russian GP talking points

Autosport's F1 reporter Luke Smith is joined by technical editor Jake Boxall-Legge to dissect the first two practice sessions for the Russian GP

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6 hours ago, Autosport

Hamilton: Fondest memory of Michael was exchanging helmets

Lewis Hamilton revealed that he counts Michael Schumacher’s racing helmet among his most valuable possessions ahead of his attempt to equal the German’s record of Formula 1 victories. On the eve of Sunday’s potentially historic Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom, Hamilton cast his mind back eight...

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6 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Russian GP: Latest key F1 technical developments

Russian GP: Latest key F1 technical developments

...Keep reading

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7 hours ago, Motorsport.com

Verstappen: I think we will be in the fight

This season Max Verstappen has invariably risen to the challenge of taking on Mercedes despite being woefully underpowered to make a fair fight of this year’s title race, a reality highlighted in the time-sheets at the end of the first day of the 2020 Russian Grand Prix weekend. The Dutchman remains...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Hamilton: It will grip up and things will be closer

Lewis Hamilton had an out of sorts morning, the Mercedes driver finishing FP1 second last on the timing screens but gathered himself to within striking distance of his pace-setting teammate Valtteri Bottas. It was odd to see the #44 so low down the order, 2.8 seconds down on the top time in FP1. Hamilton...

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7 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Racing Point: Vettel can rediscover his mojo with Aston Martin in 2021

Racing Point Formula 1 technical director Andrew Green believes the future Aston Martin team can help Sebastian Vettel find his "sweet spot" again having "lost his mojo a little bit"

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8 hours ago, Autosport, Racing Point

Bottas: There is definitely more to come

It could be said that Valtteri Bottas owns FP1, every race weekend Friday the Mercedes driver hits the ground running more often than his teammate Lewis Hamilton as the Finn did on day one of the 2020 Russian Grand Prix, declaring afterwards that he had more in the bag. In FP1 he topped the timesheets...

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8 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Ferrari: Lap times were better than we expected.

You know times are dire at Ferrari when better than expectations for the Reds is the heart of the midfield, as was their plight during the three hours of free practice on day one of the 2020 Russian Grand Prix weekend. Leclerc’s best time 1:35.052 was good for eighth place at the end of FP2, 1.5...

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9 hours ago, Grand Prix 247, Ferrari

Wolff: Talks over becoming F1 boss "never went anywhere"

Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff says initial talks over potentially running Formula 1 "never went anywhere", but doubts Ferrari would have allowed him to head up the series

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9 hours ago, Autosport

Sainz: Thanks to the mechanics for fixing the car for FP2

Carlos Sainz was caught out during the early stages of FP1 on Friday, when his McLaren slithered off a dusty track, rear-ending the wall and snapping the back wing on his car but recovered well to end day one of the 2020 Russian Grand Prix fourth fastest. Apart from losing track time during the morning...

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9 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

Ricciardo: I draw a lot of confidence from today

Daniel Ricciardo was Best of the Rest at the end of the first free practice day of the 2020 Russian Grand Prix weekend, trailing the Mercedes by a margin but well within podium-dream allowance for the Renault driver. Guaranteed the Aussie had his trademark big smile under his mask when he reported after...

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9 hours ago, Grand Prix 247

2020 Russian Grand Prix practice in pictures | F1 Pictures

Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2020 Russian Grand Prix.

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9 hours ago, F1 Fanatic

Ferrari’s Binotto welcomes Domenicali’s appointment as F1 CEO | 2020 Russian Grand Prix

Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto praised F1's decision to appoint Stefano Domenicali, one of his predecessors at the team, to replace Chase Carey as CEO of the sport.

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10 hours ago, F1 Fanatic, Ferrari

F1: Russian GP: Practice team notes - Honda

Due to the slippery track conditions and other factors such as a red flag, a virtual safety car and traffic, car balance still needs some work, which explains why we are lower down the time sheet than usual.

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10 hours ago, Pitpass

Mick Schumacher aiming to reclaim father’s winning record from Hamilton | 2020 Russian Grand Prix

Mick Schumacher says he hopes he has the chance to reclaim his father's record of Formula 1 wins if it is broken by Lewis Hamilton.

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10 hours ago, F1 Fanatic

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