Alonso’s Alpine A521 for his 2021 F1 comeback, unveiled

Without previous announcement, the Alpine F1 Team unveiled yesterday its car for the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship. The livery, however, is only a temporary design which is due to change to its final colours in February, before the first race.  The Spaniard Fernando … Continued

Formula 1
Alonso’s Alpine A521 for his 2021 F1 comeback, unveiled
Rally
Dakar 2021 Preview: Sainz and Al-Attiyah after their fourth crown

Dakar 2021 Preview: Sainz and Al-Attiyah after their fourth crown

There is only one day to go for the start of the Dakar 2021 (3-15 January), and the 560 participants from 49 different countries are getting ready for the challenge in Saudi Arabia… despite COVID threat.    This time around, all of the … Continued

Rally
Dakar 2021 goes ahead despite COVID-19 threat

Dakar 2021 goes ahead despite COVID-19 threat

Despite the relentless spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Dakar Rally 2021 will go ahead as scheduled starting on January 3 in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia). The news was confirmed at a recent press conference by reigning champ Carlos Sainz at an event … Continued

Rally
Rally Monte-Carlo 2021: The shortest in history      

Rally Monte-Carlo 2021: The shortest in history     

The 89th edition of the Rally Monte-Carlo, which is due to take place next month (21-24 January), will be the shortest in the long and illustrious history of the World Rally Championship. Organisers of the inaugural round of the WRC 2021 have … Continued

Formula 1
Carlos Sainz: “I hope to remain in Ferrari for more than two years”  

Carlos Sainz: “I hope to remain in Ferrari for more than two years”  

Formula 1 driver, Carlos Sainz, held his yearly Christmas press conference -with his personal sponsor Estrella Galicia 0,0- this past Monday 21 of December, where he spoke of his farewell season with McLaren as well as his expectations and goals for the new stage with … Continued

Competition
Carlos Sainz proclaimed Baja Hail II winner after Al-Attiyah speeding penalty 

Carlos Sainz proclaimed Baja Hail II winner after Al-Attiyah speeding penalty 

Although the Baja Hail II in Saudi Arabia is supposed to serve as a mere trial run for the Dakar 2021, Nasser Al- Attiyah and Carlos Sainz have tackled the last round of the Bajas World Cup with all of … Continued

Formula 1
Abu Dhabi GP Preview: F1’s grand finale in Yas Marina 

Abu Dhabi GP Preview: F1’s grand finale in Yas Marina 

The strangest season in the history of Formula 1 comes to an end this weekend (11-13 December) with the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The F1 World Championship, which this year started in July, four months later than scheduled, has been … Continued

Formula 1
Sakhir GP: Perez wins at Russell’s spectacular debut run 

Sakhir GP: Perez wins at Russell’s spectacular debut run 

Racing Point´s Sergio Checo Perez has taken his first Formula One victory after winning the Sakhir GP. The Mexican climbed back to the lead from the eighteenth position to which he fell on the opening lap.  Behind Perez came Frenchman … Continued

Rally
Sebastien Ogier conquers seventh world title in eight years 

Sebastien Ogier conquers seventh world title in eight years 

Sebastien Ogier (Toyota) has won his seventh world title in eight years (2013-16, 2017-18 and 2020) as he clinched his second win of the season after Mexico this Sunday at the Italian ACI Rally Monza.  With his inseparable co-pilot Julien Ingrassia by … Continued

Formula 1
Sakhir F1 Grand Prix Preview: No Hamilton, two rookies & a ‘new’ layout

Sakhir F1 Grand Prix Preview: No Hamilton, two rookies & a ‘new’ layout

Recovered from the shock of Romain Grosjean’s heart-clenching accident in Bahrain, the World Championship arrives at its penultimate round in one of the strangest seasons in history. With the Drivers and Constructors titles already decided, expectations were low for this … Continued

Rally
ACI Monza Rally Preview: Italy to decide WRC winner 

ACI Monza Rally Preview: Italy to decide WRC winner 

The wait is over for the final clash of the 2020 World Rally Championship. The ACI Monza Rally will run from the 3 to the 6 of December in Italy. A total of four contenders are currently in the bid … Continued

MotoGP
PortugueseGP: Flawless victory for Miguel Oliveira at home

PortugueseGP: Flawless victory for Miguel Oliveira at home

KTM Tech3 Racing´s rider Miguel Oliveira has taken a flawless victory at his home PortugueseGP in Portimao after an outstanding performance this Sunday to spread the champagne at the Algarve International Circuit. This is the second victory (StyrianGP) for the Portuguese pilot in … Continued

MotoGP
Portuguese MotoGP Preview: Mir faces season finale as World Champion 

Portuguese MotoGP Preview: Mir faces season finale as World Champion 

The 2020 MotoGP World Championship comes to an end this weekend (20-22 November) with the Portuguese MotoGP, which returns to the calendar after an eight-year absence. The host town, however, has changed from Estoril, where the competition was held until … Continued

Formula 1
Turkish GP: Hamilton wins record-equalling 7th world title  

Turkish GP: Hamilton wins record-equalling 7th world title  

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has conquered his seventh Formula 1 world title after winning the Turkish Grand Prix this Sunday at the Istanbul Circuit. The Briton has drawn up level with Michael Schumacher‘s as the most successful F1 driver in … Continued

MotoGP
Valencia GP Preview: It’s crunch time for Mir

Valencia GP Preview: It’s crunch time for Mir

The Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Cheste will be the stage of a second consecutive World Championship round this weekend, with the celebration of the Valencia GP. This is the twelfth and penultimate scale of a most unusual championship with numerous cancellations caused by the … Continued

MotoGP
Andrea Iannone given 4-year doping ban

Andrea Iannone given 4-year doping ban

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) issued a ruling this Tuesday in relation to the appeal and arbitration procedure between the MotoGP rider, Andrea Iannone and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). Analysis carried out in Malaysia on the Italian found an anabolic steroid (Drostanolone) included in the list of prohibited drugs by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). Now, after a hearing on October 15, a panel … Continued

MotoGP
European GP: Mir brings title within grasp with maiden win  

European GP: Mir brings title within grasp with maiden win  

Suzuki’s Joan Mir has taken his maiden MotoGP victory at the European GP this Sunday in the Ricardo Tormo Circuit, Valencia. Alex Rins followed the Mallorcan home to give Suzuki its third consecutive double podium and its first 1-2. Pol Espargaro took third for a fully Spanish … Continued

MotoGP
European GP Preview: It is crunch time for The Championship.

European GP Preview: It is crunch time for The Championship.

The MotoGP World Championship enters its home stretch with the last three consecutive races, two in Valencia (Spain) and the last one in Portimao (Portugal). The next one of those thrilling appointments will take place this next weekend (November 6-8) at the European GP, Cheste’s Ricardo Tormo Circuit.   Following eleven … Continued

Rally
The Ypres Rally is cancelled after COVID-19 cases rise in Belgium  

The Ypres Rally is cancelled after COVID-19 cases rise in Belgium  

The cancellation of the Ypres Rally has dealt a very heavy blow to the World Rally Championship. Only two appointments, Estonia and Sardinia, have managed to go ahead so far since the end of the confinement period in June.  Unfortunately, … Continued

Formula 1
2020 Emilia Romagna F1 GP preview: Imola is back in the championship 

2020 Emilia Romagna F1 GP preview: Imola is back in the championship 

The World Championship bids goodbye this weekend (30 October-1 November) to its European leg with the 2020 Emilia Romagna F1 GP, the thirteenth race of the season.  The event will take place at the Enzo e Dino Ferrari Circuit in Imola … Continued

Formula 1
2020 Portuguese GP Preview: Portimao’s F1 debut

2020 Portuguese GP Preview: Portimao’s F1 debut

Two weeks after the Nürburgring GP, Formula One gears up for its eleventh appointment of the year this weekend (23-25 October) with the Portuguese GP, eleventh round of the season.   In this most unusual of seasons, the Portuguese round returns … Continued

MotoGP
Teruel GP Preview: The battle for the title continues in Spain

Teruel GP Preview: The battle for the title continues in Spain

After an Aragon GP dominated by the Spaniards, the MotorLand Circuit will be hosting its second consecutive round of the World Championship; the Teruel GP. It is hard to know what to expect for the eleventh round of the season. Most likely some … Continued

MotoGP
Aragon GP: Rins takes the victory and teammate Mir goes on the lead 

Aragon GP: Rins takes the victory and teammate Mir goes on the lead 

Suzuki rider Álex Rins has won the Aragon GP MotoGP this Sunday at the MotorLand Circuit in Alcañiz after fending off a superb Álex Márquez (Honda), who has finished second, same position of FrenchGP last week.  Third place has gone to the Suzuki of … Continued

MotoGP
Aragon GP Preview: Who will succeed Marc at Motorland? 

Aragon GP Preview: Who will succeed Marc at Motorland? 

With hardly any time to recover from the thrilling French GP last week, the World Championship arrives at the MotorLand Circuit (Alcañiz) for two consecutive rounds. The first appointment, and tenth race of the season, the Aragon GP, will take place this … Continued

Formula 1
Eifel GP 2020: Hamilton equals Schumacher’s F1 wins 

Eifel GP 2020: Hamilton equals Schumacher’s F1 wins 

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton equalled Michael Schumacher ‘s record of 91 F1 victories at the 2020 Eifel GP celebrated at the Nürburgring on Sunday.  A superb Max Verstappen crossed the finish line just two seconds behind the six-time champion. Meanwhile, Daniel Ricciardo took … Continued

MotoGP
Danilo Petrucci wins French GP

Danilo Petrucci wins French GP

The French GP MotoGP has yielded yet another completely unexpected result. The French was the ninth round of a bizarre World Championship marked by the absence of a clear leader following the convalescence of defending champion, Marc Márquez. This Sunday … Continued

Rally
Rally Italy-Sardegna: Dani Sordo performs thrilling repeat of Sardinian victory 

Rally Italy-Sardegna: Dani Sordo performs thrilling repeat of Sardinian victory 

Hyundai driver Dani Sordo has won the Rally Italy-Sardegna, third to last round of the WRC, following an exceptional performance. Sordo repeats is 2019 triumph at the Mediterranean island, one of his favourite appointments.   Onboard his i20 Coupe, The Spaniard fought tooth … Continued

MotoGP
French GP Preview: Quartararo arrives home as leader 

French GP Preview: Quartararo arrives home as leader 

The MotoGP World Championship is gearing up for its tenth appointment this weekend (October 9-11) as part of this atypical pandemic-disturbed season calendar. The MotoGP French GP will be battled out at the legendary circuit of Le Mans.  At this … Continued

Rally
Preview Rally Italia-Sardegna 2020: Crunch time for Evans 

Preview Rally Italia-Sardegna 2020: Crunch time for Evans 

The Rally Italia-Sardegna 2020, sixth and penultimate round of the WCR 2020 championship, is coming up this weekend (8-11 October) with the title still up for grabs. The event will take place with no audience due to the omnipresent coronavirus pandemic. … Continued

Rally
Dani Sordo’s first win of the year at the Rally Stars Rome Capitale 2020

Dani Sordo’s first win of the year at the Rally Stars Rome Capitale 2020

The official Hyundai driver in the WRC, Dani Sordo, has secured his first victory of the season in the ‘Rally Stars‘, reserve test of the WRC cars in the Rally di Roma, inaugural round of the European Rally Championship that … Continued

MotoGP
2020 Andalucía MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo wins and strengthens its leadership without Marc Márquez

2020 Andalucía MotoGP: Fabio Quartararo wins and strengthens its leadership without Marc Márquez

Fabio Quartararo (Petronas SRT) has easily added his second consecutive victory since his pole position in the 2020 Andalucía MotoGP, which took place last Sunday at the Jerez-Ángel Nieto Circuit, just one week after the 2020 Spanish MotoGP. After the … Continued

MotoGP
2020 Andalucía MotoGP: Márquez won´t race!

2020 Andalucía MotoGP: Márquez won´t race!

Just five days after the start of the World Cup with Spanish GP, the Jerez Circuit hosts this weekend (July 24-26) the 2020 Andalucía MotoGP, second round of the season. The great protagonist of the event is already Marc Márquez. … Continued

MotoGP
2020 Spanish MotoGP: Victory of Quartararo and heavy fall of Márquez

2020 Spanish MotoGP: Victory of Quartararo and heavy fall of Márquez

After eight months of inactivity, the competition has returned this Sunday with the 2020 Spanish MotoGP at the Jerez Circuit, where Fabio Quartararo has achieved victory. Finally, the French runner of the SRT Petronas has released his list of victories … Continued

Formula 1
2020 Hungarian F1 GP: Hamilton, victory, record and leadership

2020 Hungarian F1 GP: Hamilton, victory, record and leadership

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton became new Driver´s standings leader aftrer easily won the 2020 Hungarian F1 GP on Sunday, adding his eighth win in the Hungaroring, second in a row this year, making him the leader of the General and equaling … Continued

Formula 1
2020 Styrian F1 GP: Crushing superiority of Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton

2020 Styrian F1 GP: Crushing superiority of Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton led the double of Mercedes with great authority in the 2020 Styrian F1 GP, second appointment of the updated calendar, played last Sunday at the Red Bull Ring Circuit, Spielberg. After the British came his teammate Valtteri Bottas, … Continued

MotoGP
2020 Spanish MotoGP : The World Cup kicks off

2020 Spanish MotoGP : The World Cup kicks off

Four months of delayed and after countless rounds canceled by the coronavirus crisis, the Premier Class World Championship starts this weekend with the 2020 Spanish MotoGP at the Jerez-Ángel Nieto Circuit. As is known, the Championship will start without public … Continued

Formula 1
2020 F1 Austrian GP: Great victory for Mercedes and Bottas

2020 F1 Austrian GP: Great victory for Mercedes and Bottas

The Finnish Mercedes driver, Valtteri Bottas, has won with great authority the 2020 Austrian F1 GP, opening race of the course, played this Sunday at the Red Bull Ring Circuit. The podium was completed by a surprising Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) and … Continued

Formula 1
F1 getting warmed up: Mercedes, Ferrari & Racing Point on track

F1 getting warmed up: Mercedes, Ferrari & Racing Point on track

Shortly after it was learned that the 2020 F1 World Championship will begin next month, the teams have started preparing to compete in an atypical season, marked by the coronavirus crisis. The championship revised schedule will start on July 5 … Continued

MotoGP
Jack Miller signs for Ducati in 2021

Jack Miller signs for Ducati in 2021

Australian driver Jack Miller has signed an agreement to compete with Ducati in the 2021 season ( to fight with Marc Márquez), with the option of an extension for an additional season. The Borgo Panigale manufacturer confirmed the agreement last Wednesday … Continued

Competition
Audi to abandon DTM in late 2020

Audi to abandon DTM in late 2020

Audi has announced his farewell to the DTM (German Tourism Championship) at the end of the current 2020 season. The Ingolstadt firm has adopted this decision to focus efforts on its program in Formula E, the Electric Single Seater Motorsport … Continued

Rally
Rally Mexico: Ogier takes first win with Toyota and steals WRC lead 

Rally Mexico: Ogier takes first win with Toyota and steals WRC lead 

French driver Sebastien Ogier (Toyota GAZOO Racing) has won the Rally Mexico, third round of the WRC´s calendar amidst the cancellation of Sunday’s session in the face of the expanding coronavirus pandemic. Second and third classified were Ott Tänak (Hyundai Motorsport WRT) and … Continued

Rally
Preview Rally Mexico 2020: All set for the gravel and altitude of Guanajuato 

Preview Rally Mexico 2020: All set for the gravel and altitude of Guanajuato 

The WRC 2020 travels across the Atlantic Ocean for the celebration of the Rally Mexico 2020 this weekend (March 12th-15th), the third appointment of the WRC´s calendar. The competition leaves the winter races behind and moves into its first gravel stage. It … Continued

Formula 1
8 Formula 1 records to smash in 2020 

8 Formula 1 records to smash in 2020 

The 70th edition of the Formula One World Championship is kicking off on the 15th of March in Australia. With a total of 22 appointments in the calendar, there are no less than 8 Formula 1 records to smash in 2020 …. as long as the coronavirus allows it, of … Continued

Formula 1
Seven F1 teams rise up against the FIA and Ferrari  

Seven F1 teams rise up against the FIA and Ferrari  

All of the teams that make up the Formula 1 2020 grid (With the exception of those carrying a Ferrari engine: Haas and Alfa Romeo) have released a joint statement this past Wednesday against the private deal between the FIA … Continued

Formula 1
MotoGP and Formula 1: Latest casualties of the coronavirus  

MotoGP and Formula 1: Latest casualties of the coronavirus  

The global coronavirus crisis is now fully interfering with the two most important motorsport competitions. Today we have been told of the second international sporting event casualty of the virus. Only a few hours after the cancellation of the Qatar MotoGP was announced this past Sunday, the … Continued

Formula 1
Recap from F1 pre-season testing sessions ahead of the 2020

Recap from F1 pre-season testing sessions ahead of the 2020

The F1 pre-season testing sessions ahead of the 2020 season concluded yesterday at the Circuit of Barcelona. Here we draw some conclusions based on what we have seen and on the sensations given away by the teams. On a purely … Continued

Rally
Kalle Rovanperä, a future WRC star 

Kalle Rovanperä, a future WRC star 

 It has taken Toyota Gazoo Racing debutant driver, Kalle Rovanperä just two appointments of the top WRC category to conquer his first podium. It happened last weekend at Rally Sweden, second round of the WRC calendar. Exhibiting an unusual talent and personality for … Continued

Formula 1
Driver line-ups for the 2020 F1 pre-season test sessions 

Driver line-ups for the 2020 F1 pre-season test sessions 

After the uncommonly sober car launches of the past few weeks, with the exception of that of the new Ferrari that is, the engines are now ready to roar. The expectation and press releases are giving way to the action … Continued

Rally
Rally Sweden 2020: Evans wins and gets ahead in the race for the title 

Rally Sweden 2020: Evans wins and gets ahead in the race for the title 

It was in Wales 2017, 840 days ago since Toyota’s driver, Elfyn Evans had his first WRC victory in front of home fans and his second triumph this weekend at Rally Sweden 2020, third round of the WRC calendar. The British driver has put … Continued

Rally
The battle for Rally Sweden is on snow or not 

The battle for Rally Sweden is on snow or not 

The WRC is ready to face its second appointment of the 2020 calendar, the 68th edition of the Rally Sweden which is starting today and until the 16tth of February. The celebration of the race has been under threat until last week because of the lack of snow but, in the … Continued

Formula 1
2020 Formula 1 car-launches calendar 

2020 Formula 1 car-launches calendar 

With the new Red Bull’s unveiling date announcement (February the 12), the 2020 Formula 1 car-launches calendar that kickstarts the new season has now been completed.  They will all take place during six intense days where every new machine will be revealed … Continued

Rally
WRC: Hyundai WRT after both the driver and manufacturer titles

WRC: Hyundai WRT after both the driver and manufacturer titles

 A week before the raising of the curtain to the World Rally Championship 2020, Hyundai WRT has made its intentions crystal clear and these are nothing short of ambitious. The team from Alnezau has recently spoken about their commitment to winning both the constructors’ and the pilots’ titles. These affirmations suggest an ambitious shift in the sporting strategy of Hyundai, which in previous editions had focused their efforts solely … Continued

Formula 1
Ferrari renews Charles Leclerc until 2024 

Ferrari renews Charles Leclerc until 2024 

Ferrari has confirmed the renewal of Charles Leclerc for five more years until the end of 2024. With this move, the Italian team has rewarded the outstanding performance of the young Monegasque this season of  Formula 1, as well as locking his future down to that of La Scuderia.  This renewal constitutes the … Continued

Formula 1
2020 F1 Tyres will remain unchanged 

2020 F1 Tyres will remain unchanged 

The Formula 1 teams have unanimously rejected the introduction of the 2020 F1 tyres. All of the Formula 1 cars will, therefore, be wearing next season the same compounds with which they competed in 2019. Although the decision has not … Continued

MotoGP
The MotoGP calendar for 2020

The MotoGP calendar for 2020

There are 20 appointments in the 2020 MotoGP calendar, one more than last season. Finland, a new addition to the Championship, will celebrate its GP at the Kymiring Circuit from the 10th to the 12th of July.  Another difference with last year’s calendar is the bringing … Continued

Formula 1
This is the 2020 Formula 1 grid 

This is the 2020 Formula 1 grid 

As the competition awaits for a major driver shake-up in 2021, only a couple of changes a couple of minor changes are taking place in 2020 Formula 1 grid. In one hand, Canadian Nicolás Latiffi will take Robert Kubica’s place in Williams as George Russell’s … Continued

Formula 1
F1 Abu Dhabi GP 2019: Crushing victory for Hamilton   

F1 Abu Dhabi GP 2019: Crushing victory for Hamilton   

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton has won the Abu Dhabi GP 2019 with overwhelming superiority this Sunday at the Yas Marina Circuit. Max Verstappen (Red Bull) and Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) have completed the podium. Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes) has finished fourth after a sensational comeback. Alex Albon (Red Bull) crossed the finish line … Continued

Rally
Marc Márquez’ right shoulder surgery a success 

Marc Márquez’ right shoulder surgery a success 

Catalan Moto GP pilot, Marc Márquez, has undergone surgery on his right shoulder this Wednesday afternoon at the Dexeus Hospital in Barcelona. The procedure was a success. The intervention has corrected a partial dislocation of the shoulder joint and has been carried out by doctors Xavier Mir Víctor Marlet and Teresa Marlet from the Catalan Trauma and … Continued

Rally
Toyota strikes back and hires Ogier and Evans for the 2020 WRC 

Toyota strikes back and hires Ogier and Evans for the 2020 WRC 

Toyota GAZOO Racing WRT has announced its all-new line-up for the 2020 World Rally Championship which includes Frenchman Sébastien Ogier, Briton Elfyn Evans and the young and promising Finn, Kalle Rovamperä. This is Toyota’s sporting director, Tommi Makkinen’s robust response after losing current champion Ott Tänak to Hyundai.  The news settles existing … Continued

Formula 1
Brazilian F1 GP 2019: Verstappen wins and Sainz takes his first podium