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Arrow McLaren’s continued saga in striving for stability

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 21:02
Theo Pourchaire remains a candidate to complete Arrow McLaren’s driver roster for 2025 despite recently being dropped for the rest of the season in favor of Nolan Siegel.Arrow McLaren continued the latest rotation of drivers to pilot the No. 6 Chevrolet entry on Tuesday by announcing Nolan Siegel to a multi-year deal, which begins this weekend at Laguna Seca.In turn, though, that move by the ...Keep reading

What is the weather forecast for the 2024 Spanish Grand Prix?

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 18:58
Formula 1 returns to Europe as the Spanish Grand Prix kicks off a triple header of action – but what does the weather have in store in Barcelona?

Remote control cars, lifelike dolls and flying to the moon – Getting to know the real Oscar Piastri

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 18:58
Think you know Oscar Piastri? Think again. After we put Yuki Tsunoda, Zhou Guanyu and Daniel Ricciardo through their paces, it was the Australian’s turn to experience our unusual quickfire interview. From driving test skills to the F1 legends who would make his ultimate F1 team, and unexpected gifts to dreams of spending a day as an astronaut, he lifts the lid on all of these topics and more…

How to stream the Formula 1 2024 Spanish Grand Prix on F1 TV Pro

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 18:58
After a thrilling race last time out in Montreal, Formula 1 returns to Europe with the Spanish Grand Prix kicking off an exciting triple header.

What tyres will the teams and drivers have for the 2024 Spanish Grand Prix?

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 18:58
All you need to know about the tyres chosen by Pirelli for the Spanish Grand Prix weekend at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

Why Justin Haley thinks Rick Ware Racing will only get better

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 18:40
Haley, signed on to RWR last season after it became clear he would not be returning to Kaulig Racing, where he had run several seasons in both the Cup and Xfinity series.RWR, committed to improving its performance, had already entered into a technical alliance with RFK Racing the year prior and was looking for a talented driver to help boost its stature in the Cup series.RWR also fields a team in ...Keep reading

How AF Corse sacrificed potential LMP2 Le Mans victory to ensure Pro-Am spoils

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 18:27
Throughout the build-up to the Le Mans 24 Hours there was discussion about whether a Pro-Am LMP2 entry could win the class outright - and AF Corse nearly managed just that.The Pro-Am crews must feature a bronze-graded amateur driver, while the regular LMP2 entries only need to run a silver alongside two golds or a gold and a platinum.The #83 AF Corse ORECA of Ben Barnicoat, Nico Varrone and ...Keep reading

IndyCar veteran Conor Daly to make ARCA debut at Mid-Ohio

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 17:48
Daly, who has made several NASCAR starts since 2018, will drive an entry for Rette Jones Racing in Friday’s ARCA race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.“This opportunity came up pretty last minute, but I love Mid-Ohio and really enjoy racing there. I’ve have raced a Truck there and so I have a little bit of heavy car experience there,” Daly said.“I have run well in an IndyCar there in ...Keep reading

How teams are solving the logistical puzzle of F1's triple-headers

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 17:14
Once an anomaly during the pandemic, triple-headers have now become a standard fixture of the F1 calendar.The first of three runs with three consecutive race weekends starts at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona, followed by an overland trip to Austria and then on to Silverstone.Towards the end of the year there is a triple-header including Austin, Mexico and Brazil ahead of an even ...Keep reading

Taylor vows Acura can ‘gain back the points we lost’ in IMSA title chase

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 16:40
Ricky Taylor believes Acura remains in the IMSA SportsCar Championship title hunt after he and team-mate Filipe Albuquerque ended their win drought last time out on the streets of Detroit.As a result of their victory, Taylor and Albuquerque’s Wayne Taylor Racing with Andretti Acura ARX-06 has risen to sixth in points, 239 off the leading Porsche of Dane Cameron and Felipe Nasr – which has been ...Keep reading

MotoGP calendar disruptions “getting old” – Miller

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 16:22
KTM MotoGP rider Jack Miller says the spate of in-season calendar changes that have plagued the series in recent years is “getting old”.The 2024 championship was meant to consist of 21 grands prix, but already before the campaign had started there were changes.Argentina, set for round three, was cancelled due to a lack of funding under the new government, before extreme flooding forced the ...Keep reading

What drives your dreams? A chance to WIN a Dream Weekend at Silverstone

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 16:02
 Sponsored by  Lewis Hamilton even credited the fans for helping him fend off Lando Norris for second place last year, saying: "I didn't do it, the crowd did it. We've got the greatest crowd here. I felt the energy, I felt the support…"The former airfield venue, situated in the heart of the classic British countryside, is one of F1’s most historic circuits. It was the host venue for the ...Keep reading

What time is the Formula 1 2024 Spanish Grand Prix and how can I watch it?

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 15:58
All the timings ahead of the 2024 Spanish Grand Prix weekend

BEYOND THE GRID: James Allison on why he's confident of a Mercedes comeback and what he'll miss about Lewis Hamilton

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 15:58
From 2014 to 2021, Mercedes dominated Formula 1 with a record eight Constructors' World Championships in a row and this week's Beyond The Grid guest, James Allison, was right at the heart of it.

Jamie Chadwick’s historic Indy NXT win wasn’t part of the plan

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 15:18
Jamie Chadwick didn’t just win a race at Road America this month. She made a clean sweep: qualifying on pole, leading every lap, and becoming the first woman to win in IndyCar’s feeder series, Indy NXT, in almost 15 years. More than a week later, it still feels like an out-of-body experience for her. “I always feel like it never really sinks in,” Chadwick, 26, told Motorsport.com ...Keep reading

Gasly fears "tough" F1 run for upgrade-less Alpine

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 14:20
Pierre Gasly is bracing himself for a tough run in the upcoming Formula 1 races, with his Alpine A524 set not to receive any upgrades "in the near future".The start of the 2024 F1 season has been much more difficult than the Anglo-French squad had anticipated, as it has reached Q3 only once – with Pierre Gasly classified tenth in Monaco – and has scored just five points.As a consequence, after ...Keep reading

Rules extension boosts McLaren's outright Le Mans ambitions

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 12:59
McLaren’s ambitions to repeat its 1995 Le Mans 24 Hours victory remain on track and have been given a boost by the extension of the current prototype regulations until 2029.Zak Brown, boss of McLaren Racing, has stated that an entry into either the Hypercar or GTP classes of the respective World Endurance Championship and the IMSA SportsCar Championships is “more when than if”.He explained ...Keep reading

THIS WEEK IN F1: 10 tricky quiz questions on Grand Prix history in Spain and the week's F1 news

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 12:54
How much do you reckon you know about the history of the Spanish Grand Prix? To find out, we've devised a little quiz – with a bonus question from the week's F1 news thrown in for good measure..

Adam Kenyon promoted to Williams Head of Aerodynamics after role was vacant for more than a year

Formula 1 - Wed, 2024-06-19 12:54
Williams have promoted Adam Kenyon to Head of Aerodynamics, a position that has been vacant for more than a year, F1.com has learned.

British GP still chasing sell-out as Red Bull F1 dominance takes its toll

Motorsport - Wed, 2024-06-19 12:13
After recent record-breaking years with sell-outs and bumper attendances, British Grand Prix promoters are facing a last-minute push to find buyers for the final Formula 1 tickets.But while there is no alarm that some seats may remain empty next month – and estimates of a weekend crowd of 465,000-470,000 are still something other venues would be jealous of – it marks an interesting reflection ...Keep reading

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