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Kubica says Alfa still has "something in the pocket"

Robert Kubica says there is more to come from the Alfa Romero Formula 1 team after he topped the first day of the second test in Barcelona.

DAS will not be allowed in F1 in 2021

The FIA will only allow Formula 1 teams to run Dual Axis Steering (DAS) systems until the end of 2020, with the device having been already outlawed from the start of 2021.

Gasly felt he had to disprove 'bullshit' claims about driving

Pierre Gasly says he needed to use the same fighting spirit that had helped him get in to Formula 1 to disprove 'bullshit' claims that he had forgotten how to drive last year.

Gasly felt like he was in "Hollywood movie" last year

Pierre Gasly felt he was in a Hollywood movie at times last year as he experienced an incredible season of highs and lows in Formula 1.

Contract stability allowed Sainz to show a "new Carlos"

Carlos Sainz says having a longer contract with McLaren has given him the chance to show what he is really capable of during the 2019 Formula 1 season.

How Sainz's "Smooth Operator" running joke came about

McLaren Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz has explained why his “Smooth Operator” messages from the 1984 song by Sade became a recurring joke in 2019.

Kubica: 2011 shows I can't rule out another F1 return

Robert Kubica believes he may yet return to the Formula 1 grid in the future, but accepts he has "no control" over whether another chance will present itself.

Russia GP chiefs confident sporting ban will not impact F1 race

Russian Grand Prix officials are confident that the future of the race is not under threat, despite a global ban on the country hosting major sporting events.

Honda's "big step forward" main factor in Toro Rosso gains

Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has credited Honda with the uplift in form that his team has enjoyed in recent races.

Sainz's Brazilian Grand Prix podium confirmed

Carlos Sainz's first Formula 1 podium and McLaren's first in five years is secure, after the FIA looked into alleged illegal DRS use in the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Opinion: F1 needs new points system for more title deciders

Lewis Hamilton won the 2019 title with two races to spare, continuing Formula 1's drought of title deciders. The series would be justified in tweaking its points system to help matters.

Kvyat: Verdicts like Hulkenberg clash penalty "killing the sport"

Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver Daniil Kvyat was "very upset" about his penalty in the Mexican Grand Prix, as he hit out at FIA stewards for "killing the sport".

Grosjean: Illegal Renault system in use since 2015

The Renault braking system deemed illegal by the FIA was in use as early as the 2015 Belgian Grand Prix in the team’s previous guise as Lotus, claims Romain Grosjean.

Norris "more unhappy" with Albon after reviewing clash

Lando Norris admits he's "more unhappy" with Formula 1 rival Alex Albon's Japanese Grand Prix lunge after reviewing footage, as he feels the Red Bull racer deserved a penalty after all.

Racing Point's lack of progress hard to deal with, says Perez

Sergio Perez says the biggest disappointment of 2019 for him has been the lack of improvement that Racing Point has made throughout the season.

Hulkenberg plight shows "sad" driver market reality - Perez

Nico Hulkenberg's failure to land a Formula 1 seat for 2020 would be proof of how "sad" the sport has become in not letting talent shine through, reckons his former teammate Sergio Perez.

Insight: The full story of why Verstappen switched F1 helmets

We visited Schuberth's F1 helmet factory to speak with its bosses about new FIA standards, and discuss just how it came to land a deal with Max Verstappen for the 2019 season.

Igora Drive denies bid to replace Sochi as Russian GP venue

The new Igora Drive circuit near St. Petersburg has rubbished talk that it is hoping to lure the Russian Grand Prix away from Sochi.

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Kvyat says helmet design limit "a joke"

Daniil Kvyat has labelled the rule that's preventing him from using a special helmet design in the Russian Grand Prix as "a joke".

Kvyat not allowed to use special helmet design in Russia

Daniil Kvyat has been told by the FIA that he cannot use a special helmet livery design for his home race, because he already used different colours at the Italian Grand Prix.

F1 should reconsider run-off/gravel trap balance - Wurz

Formula 1 tracks should seek better ways of blending the use of asphalt run- offs and gravel traps at different parts of corners reckons former Formula 1 driver Alex Wurz.

Sainz recommits to X-raid for 2020 Dakar

Carlos Sainz Sr will remain with the X-raid Mini squad in his quest to earn a third Dakar Rally title next January in Saudi Arabia.

Matsushita: F1 graduation still in my hands

Honda protege Nobuharu Matsushita says his dream of becoming Japan’s next Formula 1 driver remains viable, believing it still possible to obtain the necessary superlicence points in Formula 2 this year.

Kvyat slams move to further limit F1 testing

Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat says he “100 percent disagrees” with Formula 1’s mooted pre-season testing reduction, believing the championship already has “too little testing”.