IndyCar cancels Detroit races, adds third event at Indy

2020-04-06 20:10

IndyCar called off two scheduled May races in Detroit due to the coronavirus pandemic but added second races at Laguna Seca and Iowa and a third Indianapolis event.


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F1 in 'very fragile state', warns McLaren boss Brown

2020-04-05 22:05

McLaren boss Zak Brown says the coronavirus pandemic has plunged F1 into "a very fragile state", warning that as many as four teams could even be driven out of business.


Norris, Sainz take pay cuts to protect McLaren staff

2020-04-05 10:39

Lando Norris has received praise for agreeing to a pay cut but he admits it is a decision that will benefit everyone in the team, including himself, in the long run.

Formula 1

Top drivers forego 'chunk' of salaries to help their F1 teams

2020-04-03 19:00

Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton have agreed to forego part of their wages to help ensure the survival of Ferrari and Mercedes during the coronavirus pandemic.

Formula 1

Vettel 'will come back stronger' in 2020 - Jenson Button

2020-04-02 12:00

Jenson Button believes Sebastian Vettel 'will come back stronger this season’, as he warned against writing the German off in this year's title race.

Formula 1

Helmut Marko denies wanting to 'deliberately' infect Red Bull drivers with Covic-19

2020-04-01 19:00

Helmut Marko has denied reports that he wanted Red Bull's racing drivers to be infected with the coronavirus.

Formula 1

British GP decision by end of April, say F1 chiefs

2020-04-01 16:36

Formula One and Silverstone chiefs say they have until the end of April to decide if the British Grand Prix will go ahead in July.


Leclerc admits he was too impatient in 2019

2020-04-05 13:10

Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc reveals the most important lesson he learned in his first season with the Scuderia "patience".


OPINION | 'Yes, we can!' - How South African motorsport can survive after the coronavirus crisis

2020-04-05 06:01

It's not all doom and gloom for South Africa's motorsport. Wheels24's motorsport contributor Reynard Gelderblom takes a look how the industry can recover after the lockdown.


Villeneuve calls for experimentation n 2020 season

2020-04-04 10:58

Jacques Villeneuve, the 1997 Formula One world champion, believes this season should be scrapped in favour of some unique racing events.


F1 boss praises teams for fight against coronavirus

2020-04-03 14:10

FIA president Jean Todt has praised Formula 1 teams for playing their part in 'Project Pitlane', which aims to construct much-needed ventilators to combat Covid-19.


French MotoGP postponed over coronavirus

2020-04-02 12:13

The French MotoGP, initially scheduled for 15-17 May in Le Mans, has been postponed because of the "ongoing coronavirus outbreak".

Formula 1

It's official! Aston Martin's return to Formula 1 confirmed for 2021

2020-04-01 16:20

Aston Martin shareholders have approved the British luxury carmaker's return to Formula One as a constructor in 2021, it was confirmed Wednesday in a deal that will see the Racing Point team rebranded.


F1 teams banned from developing 2022 cars this year

2020-03-31 19:32

Formula One teams have been barred from developing this year the new cars they will line up in the 2022 championship following a ruling.


Vettel was too immature in 2008, says ex-Ferrari boss

2020-04-06 17:03

Former Ferrari boss Luca Cordero di Montezemolo revealed that Sebastian Vettel was too immature to drive for the team in 2008.


F1 toying with idea of freezing engine development

2020-04-05 12:22

Formula 1 bosses are considering the possibility of freezing engine development in order to reduce costs during the coronavirus pandemic, according to reports.


Ecclestone believes 2020 F1 Championship should be cancelled

2020-04-04 17:59

Bernie Ecclestone believes this season's Formula One championship should be cancelled as he does not think enough races can be completed for it to be valid.


Norris predicts Williams will challenge the midfield

2020-04-04 10:58

McLaren's Lando Norris was impressed with Williams' pre-season performance and is convinced they will pick up their fair share of points when the F1 season gets underway.


Vettel and Hamilton agree to salary cuts

2020-04-03 15:31

Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton have agreed to forego part of their wages to help ensure the survival of Ferrari and Mercedes during the coronavirus pandemic.


McLaren drivers take pay cut amid cost-cutting measures

2020-04-02 12:54

McLaren drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris have taken voluntary pay cuts as part of a raft of cost-cutting measures to help the team survive the coronavirus crisis.


Bernie Ecclestone to be a dad for 4th time - at 89!

2020-04-03 13:55

Former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has set tongues wagging after confirming he is poised to become a father for the fourth time at the age of 89.


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