F1 News

How a new points structure would change F1 2018
07/12/2018 - 14:06

With talk of a possible tweak to F1’s points-scoring format, Crash.net looks at how some alternative systems could affect this year’s championship.

Renault 'not comfortable' in F1 midfield fight
07/13/2018 - 11:00

Renault chief technical officer Bob Bell admits the F1 midfield is not a comfortable place to be right now given the fine margins between all of the teams.

Bottas unconcerned by recent Ferrari clashes
07/13/2018 - 09:53

Two incidents in the last three races between Mercedes and Ferrari cars have sparked some concern, but Bottas does not share those worries.

Mercedes to make major changes to tech team in 2019
07/12/2018 - 14:50

The Mercedes F1 team has announced a series of major changes to restructure its technical leadership team ahead of next season. 

Wolff: F1 tyres most important denominator of performance
07/12/2018 - 14:04

Pirelli’s Formula 1 tyres have become the “single most important denominator of performance” in 2018, according to Mercedes boss Toto Wolff. 

Haas not yet at ‘tipping point’ with Grosjean 
07/12/2018 - 11:28

Haas has not yet reached "tipping point" with Romain Grosjean after the Frenchman's frustrating start to F1 2018, according to team boss Günther Steiner.

Vandoorne: McLaren restructure doesn’t make 2018 a write off
07/12/2018 - 10:02

McLaren's 2018 F1 season is "definitely not a write off" following a management reshuffle in the team, according to Stoffel Vandoorne. 

Hamilton vows not to give up after ‘huge’ British GP fightback
07/12/2018 - 09:24

Lewis Hamilton has vowed not to give up in the intense 2018 F1 title fight after a "huge" comeback drive at Silverstone. 

Kubica confirms he signed Ferrari F1 deal for 2012 
07/11/2018 - 15:37

Robert Kubica has confirmed he agreed a deal to race alongside Fernando Alonso at Ferrari for the 2012 F1 season.

Hulkenberg: Haas, not McLaren now Renault’s biggest threat 
07/11/2018 - 12:03

Nico Hulkenberg feels Haas has asserted itself as Renault's biggest threat in F1's tight scrap over fourth place. 

Silverstone win ‘significant’ result for Vettel - Brawn
07/11/2018 - 09:55

Sebastian Vettel's victory at Silverstone is a "significant result both technically and psychologically" in the 2018 title fight, according to F1 chief Ross Brawn. 

 Mercedes doing ‘a lot of work’ to beat Ferrari at F1 starts 
07/11/2018 - 09:25

The Mercedes F1 team says it is doing "a lot of work" to get on level terms with the race starts rivals Ferrari is able to pull off. 

Brawn: F1 cannot leave Silverstone behind
07/10/2018 - 10:05

F1 boss Ross Brawn is confident a new deal will be struck out to secure the future of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone beyond next season

Haas wants F1 to avoid triple-headers in future
07/10/2018 - 11:33

Haas boss Guenther Steiner has urged F1 to assess the benefits of hosting triple-headers and feels they should be avoided in the future

Ricciardo not looking for number 1 status at Red Bull
07/10/2018 - 09:31

Daniel Ricciardo has downplayed the idea of him seeking the number 1 status at Red Bull Racing which is delaying his contract negotiations

Toro Rosso not happy with “rollercoaster” F1 season 
07/11/2018 - 13:16

Toro Rosso technical director James Key admits the team is not happy with its current position in F1 2018 after a "rollercoaster" start to the season. 

Sauber in a completely different world compared to 2017 - Ericsson 
07/11/2018 - 12:39

Sauber's Marcus Ericsson believes the revitalised F1 team is in a "completely different world" compared to 12 months ago. 

Renault power ‘can’t hide behind statistics’, says Horner
07/10/2018 - 16:40

Red Bull bossl Christian Horner says his team were ‘hugely exposed’ during the British GP due to its lack of power compared to its rivals

Horner: Ferrari now setting F1 engine benchmark
07/09/2018 - 14:56

Ferrari's dominant display at Silverstone proves it is now the engine manufacturer to beat in F1, says Red Bull boss Christian Horner.

F1 Driver Ratings - British Grand Prix
07/09/2018 - 13:10

Following a thrilling British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith delivers his post-race driver ratings.

Renault bulks out on Ultrasofts for German GP
07/10/2018 - 11:12

Pirelli confirms each team’s F1 tyre choices for the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim

Hamilton accepts Raikkonen apology for ‘racing incident’ 
07/09/2018 - 12:10

Lewis Hamilton is ready to move on from his opening-lap clash with Kimi Raikkonen after revealing the Ferrari driver apologised to him. 

Hamilton: Exhaustion, not anger led to interview snub 
07/09/2018 - 09:56

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton says exhuastion, not anger led to his post-race interview snub at the British Grand Prix. 

Arrivabene: Ferrari’s British GP win sweeter at rivals’ home
07/09/2018 - 11:03

Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene says Sebastian Vettel’s British Grand Prix victory is “all the more special” at the home of its Formula 1 rivals Mercedes