Welcome to our coverage of the qualifying session for the second race of the 2023 Formula One season, held in Saudi Arabia. With Max Verstappen starting as the favorite, all eyes were on him to secure pole position. However, things did not go as planned for the Dutchman, who encountered reliability issues and was knocked…
Timo Glock: The Tenacious Talent who Triumphed in Top-tier Motorsport
Today, on March 18th, 2023, we remember Timo Glock, a former Formula 1 driver from Germany who was born on this day in 1982 in Lindenfels, Hesse. Glock began his racing career at the age of 15 in karting, before moving on to small single-seaters and eventually to the BMW Formula BMW-ADAC Junior championship in…
FP3 – Verstappen Dominates Practice Sessions in Saudi Arabia, but Aston Martin and Mercedes Show Promise
FP3 Report Summary The Saudi Arabian Grand Prix is shaping up to be an exciting race, with dominant performances from Max Verstappen of Red Bull in the three practice sessions. Verstappen has shown utter dominance throughout the weekend so far, topping all three practice sessions and putting himself in a strong position for the race….
Amid Concerns for Hamilton’s Future Mercedes Rethinks Aerodynamic Strategy as Rivals Outperform W13 and W14 Designs
In the ultra-competitive arena of Formula 1, innovation and adaptability are critical ingredients for success. In recent years, Mercedes has enjoyed unparalleled dominance; however, the tides have turned as the team’s W13 and W14 cars, featuring a unique “size zero” sidepod design, have failed to meet expectations. Reflecting on the team’s struggles, Team Principal Toto…
Verstappen Dominates Day 1 of Pre-Season Testing Despite Red Flags and Rookies
Some highlights from Day 1 of testing The start of the 2023 Formula 1 season is just around the corner, but first, teams are taking part in pre-season testing in Bahrain. Day 1 saw some interesting developments, including Max Verstappen topping the leaderboard for Red Bull and Lance Stroll being replaced by Felipe Drugovich due…
BWT Alpine F1 Team unveils all-French driver lineup for 2023 season and sets sights on Formula 1 World Championship glory
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Alpine Launches Equal Opportunities Programs with Zinedine Zidane as the New Face of Rac(H)er and Concours Excellence Mécanique
Alpine and Zinedine Zidane have partnered up to promote diversity and equal opportunities in both the sports and automotive industries. Through this collaboration, Zidane will serve as the brand ambassador and sponsor of Alpine’s equal opportunities programs, Rac(H)er and the Concours Excellence Mécanique, with the goal of inspiring the younger generation to pursue their dreams regardless of their gender, origin, or background. Zidane’s journey as an international football icon, as well as his passion for motorsports, serves as a great example for all beneficiaries of Alpine’s equal opportunities programs, showcasing the importance of diversity in driving performance and success. This partnership is an excellent step towards creating a more inclusive world, where everyone has the means to thrive professionally and become champions in their chosen fields.
Is Mercedes-AMG’s ‘All In’ Approach with the W14 F1 Car a Risky Move or a Sure Bet for Success?
Mercedes-AMG has launched its new W14 Formula 1 car for the 2023 season, featuring a striking black livery in a bid to save weight. The team, which has been at the forefront of anti-racism messaging, revealed the updated W14 car in a digital launch, featuring drivers Lewis Hamilton and George Russell, team principal Toto Wolff, and new reserve driver Mick Schumacher. The car boasts performance upgrades, including a significantly lighter chassis, revised front suspension geometry, and a refined aerodynamic concept based on last year’s learnings, as Mercedes enters the 2023 season looking to bounce back from a disappointing 2022.
Revving Up to 110: Aston Martin Unveils Iconic Logo on AMR23 Formula 1® Car for Milestone Anniversary!
As the FIA Formula One World Championship™ gears up for the 2023 season, all eyes are on Aston Martin as they celebrate their 110th anniversary with a new “110 Iconic Years” crest featured on their AMR23 challenger car. The iconic wings marque, redesigned as part of the brand’s new creative identity, has been unveiled for the first time, marking a significant milestone in the ultra-luxury manufacturer’s history. With home Grand Prix celebrations, the unveiling of the first next-generation sports cars, and a cutting-edge F1® campus at Silverstone in the works, 2023 promises to be an unforgettable year for Aston Martin. With a high-profile on-track presence raising consideration and customer appeal, the return of the Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One™ Team has been transformative for the brand’s product image, and we can’t wait to see what’s in store for the coming season.
NIKI LAUDA: HIS COMPETITION HISTORY
By Jon Saltinstall Foreword by John Watson Preface by Doug Nye Afterword by Kurt Bergmann Publication: 28 November 2019 UK price: £60.00 ISBN: 978-1-910505-46-5 * Format: 280x235mm * hardback * Page extent: 376 * Illustration: 500 photos, mainly colour When, during the tumultuous 1976 Formula 1 season, Niki Lauda nearly perished in a conflagration at…