Hamilton navigates F1’s racism storm and Ecclestone’s comments to focus on British GP

While a chance of a home win for Lewis Hamilton at the British Grand Prix looks remote, it’s not the first time he’s overcome the odds, as this week has bleakly shown. Hamilton heads to Silverstone on the knife edge between two records – victory and he’s Silverstone’s most successful driver, anything else and it’s […]

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F1 condemn Ecclestone over bizarre interview saying he would ‘take bullet’ for Putin

Bernie Ecclestone has said he would ‘still take a bullet’ for Vladimir Putin as the former Formula 1 boss defended the Russian president over his invasion of Ukraine. The billionaire called Putin ‘a first-class person’ and insisted he is not to blame for the casualties of the ongoing war in a bizarre interview on Good […]

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Nelson Piquet apologizes ‘wholeheartedly’ after using racial slur against Lewis Hamilton

3-time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet has come out and apologized to Lewis Hamilton for the comments he made in an interview last year. In a quote that surfaced online recently, it appeared that the Brazilian F1 legend had used racial slurs to describe Lewis Hamilton. What followed was significant social media outrage against Piquet’s […]

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F1 2022 standings: Leclerc leads from Verstappen and Hamilton ahead of Canada

The new Formula 1 season is well underway as Lewis Hamilton looks to win back his championship from rival Max Verstappen. Red Bull’s Verstappen won the title in the most dramatic of circumstances as he overtook seven-time champion Hamilton on the final lap of the final Grand Prix of last campaign. Getty Leclerc finished first in the first […]

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‘The Lewis Hamilton effect’ – F1 star praised as advantage on Verstappen revealed

Max Verstappen may hold a number of records as Formula 1’s youngest ever driver, but it’s been revealed he was still outperformed by rival Lewis Hamilton in his first 150 races. Breaking the record as the sport’s youngest entrant by almost two years at 17 in 2015, the Dutchman quickly lived up to expectations at […]

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‘We want the drivers to be scared’ – F1 faces competition from back-breaking series

Global motorsport superstar and stuntman Travis Pastrana has told talkSPORT how his back-breaking faster-than-Formula 1 Nitro Rallycross series has brought the fear factor back to British motorsport. The multiple X Game gold medallist and world record holder sees the 2022/23 edition of his arrive at the birthplace of the sport, Lydden Hill in Kent, welcoming […]

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Lewis Hamilton rues his Mercedes W13 is ‘getting more and more unhappy the more we do to it’

Lewis Hamilton has bemoaned his Mercedes W13’s lack of driveability, claiming that it is “getting more and more unhappy” as the team tries to find different setup solutions. Labelling their setup experiments during Friday’s practice ahead of the Canadian GP as “a disaster”, the seven-time world champion revealed that the car was worse than he […]

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Sergio Perez blames ‘people not respecting the deltas’ as the reason behind his Q3 crash at 2022 F1 Monaco GP qualifying

Sergio Perez has blamed other drivers for not respecting the tire temperature deltas of other drivers and slowing them down in qualifying for his crash in qualifying. The Mexican believes he lost grip due to his tires getting cold in traffic in the final session of qualifying. Speaking after the qualifying session, he lamented his […]

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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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