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Vasseur: Alfa Romeo's 1.5-percent progress "huge"

Alfa Romeo is “improving drastically” and has made a “huge” step with its potential this season, according to the Formula 1 team’s chief Frederic Vasseur.

Promoted: Why Alfa Romeo will be worth watching at Monza

Until last season, it had been well over 30 years since a Formula 1 car bearing the Alfa Romeo name had last contested an Italian Grand Prix. And it’s now been eight years since an Italian driver started their home race. All that is set to change in 2019, when Antonio Giovinazzi lines up on the Monza starting grid in an Alfa Romeo F1 car powered by a Ferrari engine.

Verdict: Why Raikkonen is exceeding expectations at Alfa Romeo
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Verdict: Why Raikkonen is exceeding expectations at Alfa Romeo

Kimi Raikkonen is enjoying a strong 2019 Formula 1 season with Alfa Romeo squad, previously known as Sauber, with which the 2007 world champion made his 2001 grand prix debut.

Debutant Correa joins Calderon for Alfa Romeo F1 test

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 development driver Juan Manuel Correa will get his first mileage in grand prix machinery this Saturday in a Sauber C32.

Vasseur: "Optimistic" Alfa can target McLaren after summer break

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur is confident that the Swiss team can take the fight to McLaren in the second half of the season.

Giovinazzi hit with grid penalty for impeding Stroll

Antonio Giovinazzi has been handed a three-place grid penalty for the Hungarian Grand Prix for impeding Lance Stroll in Saturday's Formula 1 qualifying session.

Why Alfa Romeo might've preferred disqualification in Germany

Alfa Romeo’s decision to appeal the penalty that cost both its drivers points in the German Grand Prix means the matter is now set for a legal ruling, with a hearing of the FIA’s International Court of Appeal now confirmed for September 24.

Alfa Romeo penalty appeal to be heard in late September

The Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team’s appeal against the penalties it received after the German GP will be heard in Paris in late September.

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Alfa Romeo lodges formal appeal against Germany penalties

Alfa Romeo has confirmed it is going ahead with an appeal against the penalties imposed on Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi at the German Grand Prix.

Promoted: Why Monza is a must-visit for F1 fans

The Alfa Romeo Racing Monza experience can be the gateway to experiencing one of Formula 1's most atmospheric and fan-friendly races.

Alfa Romeo signs Ferrari F1 veteran as new aero chief

Long-time Ferrari man Alessandro Cinelli has been hired as the new head of aerodynamics at Alfa Romeo Racing.

What was behind Alfa Romeo’s double penalty in Germany German GP
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What was behind Alfa Romeo’s double penalty in Germany

The excitement of last weekend’s German Grand Prix continued even after the race at Hockenheim had finished, as both Alfa Romeo drivers were struck with a penalty.

Vasseur: Alfa has "evidence" to get penalties overturned

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team boss Fred Vasseur says that the Swiss outfit has the “grounds and evidence” to have the German Grand Prix penalties for Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi overturned on appeal.

Alfa Romeos penalised, Hamilton and Kubica in the points

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi have lost their top-10 finishing positions in the German Grand Prix due to post-race penalties.

Alfa Romeo insists Giovinazzi not under pressure

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team boss Frederic Vasseur says Antonio Giovinazzi is not coming under pressure despite scoring only one point so far in 2019.

Alfa Romeo F1 tech chief Resta to return to Ferrari

Alfa Romeo technical director Simone Resta will leave the team at the end of the month to rejoin his ex-Formula 1 employer Ferrari.

British GP: Latest F1 tech updates, straight from pitlane

Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images bring you the Formula 1 technical updates on show in the Silverstone pitlane at the British Grand Prix, giving insight into the relentless development undertaken by the teams in pursuit of more performance.

Tech insight: British GP updates break cover at Silverstone

As the journey to Silverstone is short for majority of the Formula 1 grid, bringing new parts isn’t nearly as complex as shipping them at short notice to the further-flung corners of the calendar.

Alfa hopes to target McLaren with upcoming updates

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur hopes that updates over the next few races will allow the Swiss-based team to target McLaren and establish itself as the best of the midfield runners.

Raikkonen: Drivers have skewed memories of older F1 cars

Kimi Raikkonen reckons the debate over whether Formula 1 has become less difficult is skewed because "the memory plays games" when looking back at previous years.

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The other Ferrari driver troubling a world champion

On paper, Antonio Giovinazzi's start to life as a full-time Formula 1 driver has not been good. But the signs of progress were there even before his points breakthrough in Austria

Ericsson: "Only positives" to F1 test, but IndyCar's the focus

Marcus Ericsson says he sees “only positives” in his Pirelli test outing with the Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team in Austria on Tuesday.

Alfa Romeo calls up Ericsson for Pirelli F1 testing

Marcus Ericsson will return to Formula 1 duty with Alfa Romeo when he takes part in a 2020 tyre test at the Red Bull Ring on behalf of Pirelli next week.

Alfa Romeo plans "big update" for Silverstone

Alfa Romeo boss Fred Vasseur says his team will have a "big" update for its car for the British Grand Prix, but insists the outfit must take it "a little bit easy" after returning to the points in France.

Push for 2018-spec tyres continues despite limited support

Some Formula 1 teams are continuing to push for a return to the 2018 Pirelli tyre specification in the latter part of this season, but they are unlikely to find enough support to push through a change.

Raikkonen escapes penalty for Grosjean incident

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 driver Kimi Raikkonen has escaped a penalty for impeding Romain Grosjean during French Grand Prix qualifying.

Raikkonen: Penalties "odd" amid 'let them race' policy

Kimi Raikkonen says it's "odd" that the FIA has been pushing its "let them race" philosophy and yet situations like Sebastian Vettel's controversial Canadian GP penalty still arise.

Tech verdict: Analysing the 2019 F1 design trends so far

The teams continue to wage a technical war on one another, as a slew of new parts arrived in Canada that they hoped would boost their respective performances. Here, we delve into those changes and see how more often than not they’re mimicking one another’s design direction.

Kubica sent podium photo to debunk champagne myth

Robert Kubica says Alfa Romeo only found out the truth about its unopened champagne bottle from his 2008 Canadian Grand Prix victory when he sent them a screenshot of him spraying it on the podium.

Promoted: Sebastian Vettel unveils MORT mural at Shell House

Day Two kicked off with the four-time Formula 1 World Drivers’ Champion taking on various performance-based challenges in Shell House Canada.

Alfa Romeo's Monaco GP was "destroyed" in Q2 - Vasseur

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team boss Frederic Vasseur admits that the Hinwil outfit “f***ed up” its Monaco weekend in the second qualifying session after strong practice form hinted at a potentially good result.

"Poor guy" Gasly penalised for impeding Grosjean

Red Bull Formula 1 driver Pierre Gasly has been penalised for impeding Romain Grosjean in the second segment of qualifying for the Monaco Grand Prix.

Raikkonen asked Alfa to cancel all 300th GP celebrations

Kimi Raikkonen asked Alfa Romeo to "cancel everything" planned to celebrate his milestone 300th grand prix weekend in Monaco this week because he takes "zero pleasure" from such numbers.

Ilott: Monaco "rebound" important after F1 test crash

Ferrari junior Callum Ilott says he felt it was important to rebound – after taking second in Formula 2 qualifying in Monaco – following his "weird" Alfa Romeo Formula 1 testing crash.

Monaco GP: Latest F1 tech updates, straight from pitlane

Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images bring you the Formula 1 technical updates on show in the Monte Carlo pitlane at the Monaco Grand Prix, giving insight into the relentless development undertaken by the teams in pursuit of more performance.

Alfa Romeo, Haas switch to upgraded Ferrari engine

Ferrari's customer teams Haas and Alfa Romeo have both elected to switch to the Italian manufacturer's Spec 2 engine for the Monaco Grand Prix.

Giovinazzi admits confidence "going up and down"

Formula 1 rookie Antonio Giovinazzi has admitted his confidence is "going up and down" during his debut season.

Ilott says 200km/h Alfa shunt in Barcelona test was “weird”

Formula 1 test debutant Callum Ilott says he was caught off guard by the “weird” moment that led to him spinning his Alfa Romeo and crashing into the barrier at high speed. 

Giovinazzi set for grid penalty after gearbox change

Antonio Giovinazzi is set to be handed a five-place grid penalty for the Spanish Grand Prix after he was fitted with a new gearbox after qualifying.

Alfa introduces permanent fix for front wing

Alfa Romeo has put in place a permanent fix to the wing issue it encountered in Baku to ensure Kimi Raikkonen's exclusion from qualifying in Azerbaijan is not repeated at the Spanish Grand Prix.

Haas, Alfa won't run upgraded Ferrari engine in Spain

Haas and Alfa Romeo will not use Ferrari's upgraded Formula 1 engine at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix.

Explained: The tiny margin that cost Raikkonen his grid position Azerbaijan GP
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Explained: The tiny margin that cost Raikkonen his grid position

Kimi Raikkonen was excluded from the Azerbaijan Grand Prix qualifying result on race day, when his Alfa Romeo Formula 1 car failed a test designed to prevent excessive front-wing flexing.


Alfa knew about Raikkonen's front wing issue before Baku

Kimi Raikkonen says his Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team became aware of an issue with the C38's front wing at the Chinese Grand Prix, but wasn't able to manufacture a replacement in time for the Baku race.

Raikkonen disqualified from qualifying results

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 driver Kimi Raikkonen will need to start the Azerbaijan Grand Prix from the pitlane after being excluded from qualifying because of a front wing problem.

Raikkonen got "too close" to Hamilton on Q3 lap

Kimi Raikkonen says his hopes of a better qualifying effort for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix were dashed by the first corner of his only new tyre run when he got too close to Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes car.

Raikkonen: Drain cover incident made F1 look like "amateurs"

Kimi Raikkonen says Formula 1 was made to look like "amateurs" in Baku on Friday after the drain incident that damaged George Russell's Williams.

Raikkonen: "Very unfair" to judge Giovinazzi on start of 2019

Kimi Raikkonen says it would be "very unfair” to pass judgment on his Alfa Romeo Formula 1 teammate Antonio Giovinazzi on the basis of the first three races of 2019.

Giovinazzi set for grid penalty in Azerbaijan

Antonio Giovinazzi is set for a 10-place grid penalty in the Azerbaijan GP after both the Italian and his Alfa Romeo teammate Kimi Raikkonen take Ferrari's new spec control electronics for this weekend.

Ferrari hopes Alfa will take control electronics soon

Ferrari hopes Alfa Romeo will switch to new control electronics as soon as possible following the failures that have hit Charles Leclerc and Antonio Giovinazzi in successive Formula 1 races.

Raikkonen: Alfa needs to "tidy up" weekend to unleash potential

Kimi Raikkonen thinks Alfa Romeo can deliver much more this season if it tidies up its execution of race weekends.

Vasseur had "fingers crossed" for Raikkonen reliability

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team boss Frederic Vasseur admits that he had his fingers crossed during the Chinese GP due to concerns over the reliability of the Ferrari power unit in Kimi Raikkonen's car.

Raikkonen says tyre temperature drop cost him better result

Kimi Raikkonen reckons losing temperature in his front tyres cost him the chance of finishing as best of the rest behind the top three teams in the Chinese Grand Prix.

Raikkonen sketched own brake pedal changes

Alfa Romeo team boss Frederic Vasseur says Kimi Raikkonen gets more joy and motivation from Formula 1 as a "hobby", citing his driver sketching out his own brake pedal changes as an example.

Giovinazzi had same problem that hit Leclerc in Bahrain

Antonio Giovinazzi's qualifying session in China was stopped by a similar problem to the one that impacted Charles Leclerc's race in Bahrain two weeks ago.

Raikkonen's 'power loss' was actually "strange" headwind

Alfa Romeo believes a gust of wind impacted Kimi Raikkonen in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix.

F1 becoming "more of a hobby" for Raikkonen

Alfa Romeo driver Kimi Raikkonen suspects that Formula 1 becoming "more of a hobby" for him is what has made it "more fun again".

Engine installation error to blame for Giovinazzi missing FP1

Alfa Romeo team boss Frederic Vasseur says a mistake in the installation of its Ferrari engine was the cause of Antonio Giovinazzi being forced to miss first free practice for the Chinese Grand Prix.

Giovinazzi says Alfa doesn't know what sidelined him in FP1

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 driver Antonio Giovinazzi says his team did not know at the end of Chinese Grand Prix practice what sidelined him during the first session.

Ferrari introduces new CE to address Leclerc failure

Ferrari has introduced new control electronics for its Formula 1 engines at the Chinese Grand Prix following the problem that cost Charles Leclerc victory in Bahrain.

Raikkonen match-up reminds Giovinazzi of final F3 season

Antonio Giovinazzi says going up against experienced Alfa Romeo Formula 1 teammate Kimi Raikkonen reminds him of his own final season in European Formula 3 in 2015.