Raikkonen downplays impact of Ferrari upgrade

Kimi Raikkonen has labelled the power unit upgrade introduced by Ferrari at this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix as “a small thing”, but adds that it is a step “in the right direction”. The Scuderia spent its final engine development tokens ahead of its home event at Monza in a bid...

Boullier tells Honda to keep up momentum for 2017

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says Honda needs to keep up its recent momentum to help the team be competitive in 2017. After two years off the pace, McLaren has a chance to close the gap to the front runners as a result of new aerodynamic regulations next season....

Alonso engine issue under investigation

Jumping from the frying pan into the fire, Fernando Alonso endured a botched qualifying session, at least in terms of track time, as the Spaniard only a few hundred meters before calling it a day. Alonso stopped at the top of Eau Rouge in Q1 with a power unit...

Ocon ready, eager and watching for F1 opening

Renault reserve driver Esteban Ocon says that he’s all set for his chance to race in Formula One, wherever and whenever the opportunity eventually comes from. The reigning GP3 Series champion is believed to be under consideration to join the Renault race line-up in 2017. He’s also a member...

Sergio Perez heads to ‘a special place’ in F1 history

A strong showing in Spa brought a well-deserved 5th place to Force India’s Sergio Perez who finished just a few seconds adrift from team mate Nico Hulkenberg  at the classic Ardennes circuit. On their own merit, the Force India drivers now appear as solid top 6 contenders albeit still...