Italian Grand Prix LIVE: Leclerc takes pole as nine drivers receive penalties

The Formula One grid heads to Monza this weekend following a dramatic race in the Netherlands last time out. Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff fuelled conspiracy theories regarding the role Red Bull’s sister team AlphaTauri played in denying Lewis Hamilton a first win of the season during the Dutch Grand Prix. Getty Hamilton could have […]

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F1 boss Wolff reveals he studied Man United’s failures to improve his team

Formula 1 team principal Toto Wolff has admitted he studied Manchester United’s failures in order to improve his record-breaking Mercedes team. Wolff’s record of eight consecutive constructors titles at Mercedes is almost unparalleled in sport, except for maybe Sir Alex Ferguson’s record at Old Trafford. GETTY Mercedes period of dominance has set a new standard […]

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French GP LIVE reaction: Verstappen wins after Leclerc crashes out

Max Verstappen claimed yet another victory as he looks to defend his world championship title in the French Grand Prix. The Red Bull driver took advantage of Charles Leclerc crashing out to seal the win ahead of Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton drove a brilliant race on his 300th Grand Prix and his teammate George Russell finished […]

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French GP LIVE: Verstappen blasts fans after Hamilton boos, Leclerc on pole

Max Verstappen has urged F1 fans to stop reacting like football supporters as the grid gets set for the France Grand Prix today. Motorsport has been marred by a series of hostile atmospheres in recent weeks and Verstappen was booed at Silverstone last month. The Orange Army reacted by celebrating as Lewis Hamilton crashed during […]

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‘My eyeballs are coming out of the sockets!’ Hamilton’s Monaco Mercedes ‘undrivable’

Mercedes have a new set of bouncing issues at the Monaco Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton saying he felt like his ‘eyeballs are coming out of the sockets’. The reigning constructors’ champion’s pace that seemed to return last time out in Barcelona was lost at the principality during Friday practice, with George Russell also struggling […]

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Williams F1 boss ‘doesn’t care’ if Hamilton retires but wants to see Russell beat him

Williams F1’s team principal has said he ‘doesn’t care’ if Lewis Hamilton decides to retire, but only hopes he stays so that new Mercedes teammate George Russell can beat the seven-time champion. Speculation is rife over a potential early retirement for 37-year-old Hamilton, who hasn’t been heard from since he lost the 2021 world title […]

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Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes boss Toto Wolff clash over disastrous late pit stop

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff have disagreed over a disastrous late pit stop that allowed Max Verstappen to increase his championship lead. Hamilton was one of a number of drivers who attempted to finish the race without stopping for fresh tyres, as the damp Istanbul Park circuit ripped apart the intermediate rubber. […]

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