Too expensive, an F1 engine? Prost doesn’t agree…

Four-time world champion Alain Prost, who also once owned his own F1 team, doesn’t agree that current power units are too expensive. Formula 1 will embark on a new future in 2021, with a complete overhaul of the sport’s engine regulations. Among the criteria guiding sporting manager Ross Brawn’s vision of tomorrow’s engine is a […]

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Button takes issue with Jorda’s women driver comments

Jenson Button has criticised comments made this weekend by former Lotus and Renault development driver Carmen Jorda. Jorda told ESPN this weekend that female drivers should focus on Formula E rather than Formula 1, because it was “easier”. “It’s a less physical car,” she said after completing a demo run in a Formula E car […]

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Tension building among drivers at Red Bull, says Wurz

The harmonious relationship between Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen may not last much longer says former F1 driver and GPDA boss Alex Wurz. Comparing the top teams’ line-ups this season the Austrian sees the Red Bull pair potentially on the verge of an explosive relationship because both drivers are evenly matched. “At Ferrari there is […]

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Not 'If' But 'How': New Study Shows Why All Extreme Weather Is Climate Related

The debate over climate change has long focused on determining attribution—whether rising greenhouse gases and global warming caused a particular storm, drought, flood, or blizzard. Now, a new study in Nature Climate Change published Monday seeks to shift the underlying question from “if” to “how.” “The climate is changing,” wrote National Center for Atmospheric Research […]

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Hamilton dismayed by outcome of Barcelona track resurfacing

Lewis Hamilton is less than thrilled with the new-look track at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Hamilton had only limited running time at the venue this week because of inclement conditions. Even so, he still went on to set the fastest time of the week. Despite cold conditions and medium compound tyres, Hamilton’s best lap of […]

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