Leclerc admits eyeing 2019 Ferrari seat

Sep.30 (GMM) Charles Leclerc has admitted he has an eye on a potential Ferrari seat for 2019. The young Monaco-born driver has revved up his chances of a 2018 debut with a series of Friday appearances for Sauber, the Ferrari-powered […]

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Alonso contract being written – Boullier

Sep.30 (GMM) A contract binding Fernando Alonso to McLaren-Renault for 2018 is being drafted. That is the news from team boss Eric Boullier, tying in with the Spanish driver’s comments in Sepang that an announcement could be made before the […]

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Rivals furious as FIA chief joins Renault

Sep.30 (GMM) A huge controversy has emerged as FIA technical boss Marcin Budkowski looks set to join the Renault team. Budkowski, a 40-year-old Pole, was tipped to take over from F1 race director Charlie Whiting, but instead he has gone […]

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Hamilton eyes Mercedes contract talks

Sep.28 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton says he would like to negotiate a new contract with Mercedes. Throughout 2017, the triple world champion has been sending mixed messages about his future — hinting about a new deal beyond 2018 and then suggesting […]

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Wehrlein more optimistic about F1 future

Sep.28 (GMM) Pascal Wehrlein thinks his chances of staying in F1 next year are now “quite good”. Earlier, the Mercedes-backed German seemed resigned to losing his place at Sauber, as the Swiss team ramps up its relationship with Ferrari. But […]

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Stroll unsure of 2018 Williams teammate

Sep.29 (GMM) Lance Stroll says he is getting on with his job rather than worrying about who his teammate will be in 2018. With Felipe Massa’s future unclear, Williams has one of the highest profile cockpit vacancies for next year. […]

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Vandoorne happy as Honda slows 2017 development

Sep.29 (GMM) Stoffel Vandoorne says he is comfortable with Honda’s approach to the final six races of its McLaren adventure. After the McLaren-Honda divorce was announced in Singapore, Honda chief Yusuke Hasegawa said the Japanese marque would slow down the […]

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Alonso eyes new McLaren deal before Austin

Sep.29 (GMM) Fernando Alonso says he will turn his attention towards a new contract for 2018 after the forthcoming F1 double-header in Malaysia and Japan. The Spaniard actually left Singapore a fortnight ago hinting that days spent at the McLaren […]

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