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Hamilton: I don't understand why F1 cars are getting heavier

World champion Lewis Hamilton does not understand why Formula 1 is letting cars get heavier and heavier while also trying to improve sustainability.

How Alesi battled tears to take his only F1 win

Few victories in Formula 1 have been as popular as the one that Jean Alesi delivered at the Canadian Grand Prix on this day in 1995.

Horner: Perez "ahead of expectation", but no rush for new deal
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Horner: Perez "ahead of expectation", but no rush for new deal

Red Bull says that Sergio Perez is doing better than the Formula 1 team expected him to do, but it is no rush to sort out a fresh contract with him.

McLaren insists Extreme E effort will not disrupt F1 team
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McLaren insists Extreme E effort will not disrupt F1 team

McLaren insists that its efforts to get back to winning ways in Formula 1 will not be disrupted by its decision to join Extreme E next year.

Two bad weekends won’t make Mercedes adjust 2022 F1 plans

Mercedes insists there is no temptation to pull resource off its 2022 Formula 1 car development, despite the recent struggles it has faced on track.

Alonso: Alpine's F1 rivals flattered by street circuit run

Fernando Alonso thinks the form of some of Alpine’s main Formula 1 rivals – including Ferrari – has been flattered by recent street circuits helping their tyre preparation.

Rosberg: Wolff's workload puts me off wanting to be F1 team boss

Nico Rosberg says that the intensity of Mercedes boss Toto Wolff's workload is why he has no interest in ever becoming a Formula 1 team principal himself.

Mercedes has "really promising" theory about recent F1 struggles
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Mercedes has "really promising" theory about recent F1 struggles

Mercedes says it has unlocked a "really promising" theory about its W12 Formula 1 car that could help it turnaround its recent struggles.

The weighty issue F1 needs to find a balance with Prime

The weighty issue F1 needs to find a balance with

OPINION: After consecutive street races with contrasting highlights, one theme stood out which has become a prevalent issue with modern Formula 1 cars. But is there a way to solve it or, at least, reach a happy middle ground to help all parties?

What is the Mercedes magic button and what does it do?

Lewis Hamilton threw away a potential Formula 1 victory at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix by accidentally pressing a "magic" button on his steering wheel. We investigate what that magic brake setting actually does.

Why Verstappen's scepticism puts pressure on Pirelli to find answers

When Max Verstappen's failed Formula 1 tyre arrives back at Pirelli's Milan headquarters on Monday, the company's laboratory technicians will face some urgency in finding answers about what happened in Baku.

Wolff: Mercedes form "unacceptable" in F1 title fight

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says his team’s current performances in Formula 1 are ‘unacceptable’ if it wants to have any hope of beating Red Bull this season.

Gasly worried engine problem could cost him podium finish

Pierre Gasly has revealed that he was battling an engine problem during Formula 1’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix that he feared could cost him a podium finish.

Hamilton explains 'magic button' incident that led to restart off Azerbaijan GP
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Hamilton explains 'magic button' incident that led to restart off

Lewis Hamilton's lock-up at the restart of Formula 1's Azerbaijan Grand Prix was caused by him accidentally hitting the 'magic button' on his steering wheel that alters brake balance.

Vettel: Tyre management key to first podium with Aston Martin

Sebastian Vettel believes the way he looked after his tyres during his first stint at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix was key to his first Formula 1 podium with Aston Martin.

F1's braking focus behind Baku crash fest, says Ocon

Formula 1’s spate of crashes over the Baku weekend are a consequence of a recent trend of teams and drivers chasing laptime gains under braking, reckons Alpine’s Esteban Ocon.

McLaren F1 shareholder Mansour Ojjeh dies aged 68
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McLaren F1 shareholder Mansour Ojjeh dies aged 68

Mansour Ojjeh, who had been a shareholder in the McLaren Formula 1 team since 1984, has passed away. He was 68.

"Bored" Wolff yet to decide on F1 flexi-wing protest

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff says his team has made no decision yet on whether or not it will protest Red Bull’s rear wing at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

Hamilton says second on Baku grid a "monumental result" Azerbaijan GP
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Hamilton says second on Baku grid a "monumental result"

Lewis Hamilton labelled his front row start for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix as a "monumental result", after what he said had been a "disaster" of a Formula 1 weekend.

Flexi-wing push motivated by weight saving - Alpine

The push for flexi-wings in Formula 1 was motivated more by saving weight than any straightline speed advantage, says Alpine executive director Marcin Budkowski.

Bottas: Something "fundamentally wrong" with Mercedes in Baku

Valtteri Bottas thinks there must have been something "fundamentally wrong" with the Mercedes in Formula 1 practice at Baku on Friday after he and team-mate Lewis Hamilton struggled so much.

Singapore GP called off due to COVID restrictions
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Singapore GP called off due to COVID restrictions

This year's Singapore Grand Prix has been cancelled because of coronavirus restrictions, with Formula 1 now looking at alternative options as a replacement.

AlphaTauri reveals Tsunoda's new training schedule after move

AlphaTauri has revealed the intense new schedule that it has put Yuki Tsunoda on following Red Bull’s decision to move the Formula 1 rookie to Italy.

McLaren: F1 needs to act on flexi-wings if rivals run them in Baku

McLaren says action must be taken over the Azerbaijan Grand Prix weekend if rival Formula 1 teams continue to run flexi-wings.

Bottas "surprised" by Mercedes suggestion over Monaco pitstop

Valtteri Bottas says he was "surprised" that Mercedes suggested him being slightly out of position in his Monaco Grand Prix pitstop had contributed to the failed Formula 1 tyre change.

Norris unable to drive McLaren F1 car the way he wants
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Norris unable to drive McLaren F1 car the way he wants

Lando Norris has admitted that even he is unable to drive McLaren's new Formula 1 car exactly like he wants, despite his run of podiums.

The day Senna was able to tame 'Il Leone' at Monaco in 1992

On this day 29 years ago, Ayrton Senna brought Nigel Mansell's winning streak to a shuddering halt with one of his finest-ever drives around the streets of Monaco.

Why time isn't up on Monaco's place on the F1 calendar

OPINION: The latest Monaco Grand Prix may have split opinion about the race action and its place in modern Formula 1, but it cannot be ignored as a unique challenge that provides risks and opportunities for drivers and teams in equal measure

Binotto praises Leclerc appearing at Monaco podium

Ferrari Formula 1 team principal Mattia Binotto has praised the way that Charles Leclerc stayed at the Monaco Grand Prix and then cheered on Carlos Sainz’s podium finish.

McLaren's "special" F1 driving style hurting Ricciardo

Daniel Ricciardo’s adaption to McLaren is not being helped by its 2021 Formula 1 car needing a "special" driving style, says team boss Andreas Seidl.

McLaren never expected podium pace in Monaco

McLaren said it never expected to be so fast at the Monaco Grand Prix, as Lando Norris took another Formula 1 podium finish.

Graham Stoker launches FIA presidential bid
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Graham Stoker launches FIA presidential bid

Graham Stoker, the FIA’s deputy president for sport, will stand for election as FIA president later this year on a ticket alongside nine-time Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen.

Mercedes warns F1 flexi-wing saga could lead to Baku protest
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Mercedes warns F1 flexi-wing saga could lead to Baku protest

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has indicated that Formula 1’s bendy wing saga will head to a protest in Baku if teams are allowed to continue running them.

Mercedes mistakes show Red Bull it needs to keep up pressure

The mistakes Mercedes made in the Monaco Grand Prix has shown Red Bull why it needs to keep piling the pressure on its Formula 1 title rival.

Life after the scandal: Max Mosley, interviewed in 2008

The passing of former FIA president Max Mosley marks the end of an era in Formula 1, after he helped shape the sport we know today.

Norris "made engineer nervous" with track limit warnings

Lando Norris says he left his McLaren engineers "extremely nervous" after burning up his two track limit allowances by lap seven of Formula 1's Monaco Grand Prix.

Ferrari uncovers cause of Leclerc's Monaco driveshaft hub failure

Ferrari believes that the broken driveshaft hub that prevented Charles Leclerc starting Formula 1’s Monaco Grand Prix was indeed damaged in his qualifying crash – but this was not detected in its regular pre-race checks.

Former FIA president Max Mosley dies aged 81
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Former FIA president Max Mosley dies aged 81

Former FIA president Max Mosley, who was once the most powerful man in motor racing, has passed away. He was 81.

Ferrari: Leclerc's driveshaft would have failed with new gearbox

Ferrari wants answers in the next few days as to why it failed to spot the driveshaft problem that derailed Charles Leclerc's victory hopes in Formula 1's Monaco Grand Prix.

Sainz: Monaco F1 podium "doesn't taste as good as it should"

Carlos Sainz has admitted that his first Ferrari podium does not taste as good as it should, after Formula 1 teammate Charles Leclerc failed to start the Monaco Grand Prix.

IndyCar red flag rules would be "intelligent" for F1 - Wolff

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff thinks Formula 1 adopting IndyCar's red flag rules, so that drivers lose their best times if they stop a session, would be 'intelligent'.

Leclerc to start Monaco GP from pole after Ferrari gearbox check

Charles Leclerc will start from pole position for Formula 1's Monaco Grand Prix after Ferrari gave the all-clear to his gearbox on Sunday morning.

Why Leclerc crash conspiracy theories make no sense Monaco GP
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Why Leclerc crash conspiracy theories make no sense

Charles Leclerc’s crashed Ferrari Formula 1 car had barely stopped moving before conspiracy theories began flying around social media about it being a deliberate accident.

Hamilton to be critical of Mercedes "behind closed doors"

Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will need "tough discussions" behind closed doors after feeling the team did not do things the way it should have done at Formula 1's Monaco Grand Prix.

Aston Martin: Flexi-wing clampdown could cost some F1 teams 0.5s

Aston Martin thinks that the FIA’s imminent clampdown on flexi-wings could cost some Formula 1 teams up to 0.5 seconds per lap.

Verstappen may be getting under Hamilton’s skin, says Horner

Red Bull boss Christian Horner reckons Max Verstappen may be getting under Lewis Hamilton’s skin, based on recent comments from the Formula 1 world champion.

Alfa Romeo blasts FIA’s flexi-wing clampdown ‘a joke’

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur has blasted the FIA’s flexi-wing clampdown as a ‘joke’, after claiming it is going to cost his team a fortune in redesigns.

How real is the protest threat over F1’s flexi-wing row?
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How real is the protest threat over F1’s flexi-wing row?

While the nature of Monaco’s tight corners and short straights means flexi-wings will not be a defining factor on track this weekend, they remain Formula 1’s hot talking point

F1 flexi-wings tests delay 'unacceptable' - McLaren

McLaren is in talks with the FIA over what it feels is an unacceptable delay to the introduction of new flexi-wings tests in Formula 1.

Wolff: F1 risks protests with "half-baked" flexi-wing tweak

Formula 1 is at risk of a messy protest situation at the Baku Grand Prix over the ‘half baked’ delay in imposing new flexi rear wing tests, warns Mercedes boss Toto Wolff.

Ferrari exploited flexible rear wings ahead of FIA clampdown
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Ferrari exploited flexible rear wings ahead of FIA clampdown

Ferrari has admitted that it is one of the teams that has been exploiting flexible rear wings in Formula 1, ahead of an imminent rules clampdown.

Aston, Alfa Romeo first F1 teams to launch fan tokens

Aston Martin and Alfa Romeo have become the first Formula 1 teams to launch cryptocurrency fan tokens on the popular Socios platform.

Perez: Pressure to perform "coming from myself", not Red Bull Monaco GP
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Perez: Pressure to perform "coming from myself", not Red Bull

Sergio Perez says the biggest pressure to perform is coming from himself rather than his Red Bull Formula 1 bosses.

Why McLaren's special Monaco livery is such a hit

McLaren's decision to run a one-off Gulf livery for the Monaco Grand Prix brought much in the way of praise, along with suggestions that Formula 1 could take a leaf from NASCAR's book and run throwback liveries at future Monte Carlo visits. But perhaps it's that one-off nature that has made McLaren's new paintjob so popular...

Tsunoda 'lost his mind' in Spain, seeks reset in Monaco

Yuki Tsunoda says he is seeking a Formula 1 reset at the Monaco Grand Prix, after admitting he "lost his mind" last time out in Spain.

The pay TV vs free-to-air conflict at the heart of modern F1

Formula 1's gripping title contest between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen has already proved to be a big hit with fans – as a number of countries are seeing a boom in TV audience figures.

Ricciardo: Monaco GP will feel "a little empty" this year Monaco GP
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Ricciardo: Monaco GP will feel "a little empty" this year

Daniel Ricciardo thinks Formula 1's Monaco Grand Prix will feel ‘a little empty’ this year because of COVID-19 restrictions.

Ricciardo: Hamilton's hard-fought F1 wins silencing doubters

Daniel Ricciardo thinks Lewis Hamilton’s hard-fought wins in Formula 1 this year are helping silence doubters who questioned just how good he is

Norris reveals car damage triggered latest Q3 stumble

Lando Norris says a recent run of failing to hit his qualifying peak in Q3 is no cause for alarm, after revealing that car damage hurt him in Spain.

Brown: Hamilton and Verstappen crash is a "matter of time"
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Brown: Hamilton and Verstappen crash is a "matter of time"

McLaren CEO Zak Brown thinks it is only a matter of time before Formula 1 title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen clash on track.