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Formula 1 Renault puts majority of F1 staff on furlough Renault has put the majority of the Formula 1 staff at its Enstone factory on furlough in a bid to try to protect the team's future in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

Formula 1 Mercedes explains origins of DAS system Mercedes has revealed its controversial dual-axis steering (DAS) system emerged from a previous innovation that raced on its Formula 1 car a couple of years ago

Formula 1 Williams secures extra finance after WAE sale The Williams Formula 1 team has refinanced its corporate borrowings following the sale of its sister Advanced Engineering division in December 2019

Autosport Plus Why the latest F1 expat to try IndyCar can be a hit He'll have to wait a little longer for his IndyCar debut after the coronavirus forced the St Petersburg season opener to be called off, but former Sauber F1 racer and IMSA champion Felipe Nasr has all the tools to make a success of the switch

Gaming F1 drivers set up charity sim racing championship Six Formula 1 drivers have announced a new sim racing championship that will bid to raise $100,000 for the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund over the next week.

MotoGP Crutchlow backtracks on 2020 retirement thoughts Cal Crutchlow admits "there's no reason why I won't be racing" in MotoGP in 2021, having previously said that he expected his current contract to be his last

Autosport Plus The F1 leader who's arrived at a crucial time Lando Norris was already a rising star before the coronavirus pandemic stopped Formula 1 in its tracks. Now he's rising to the challenge of becoming even more of a figurehead through the unparalleled access he gives fans of his Esports activities

Motorsport Heroes: Tom Kristensen on his first Le Mans 24 Hours win In this clip from Motorsport.tv's epic Motorsport Heroes film, Tom Kristensen recalls his first Le Mans 24 win in 1997

How Tata Communications helps bring MotoGP to the masses Find out how Tata Communications helps bring MotoGP to the masses through innovation

Podcast: How can motorsport fans get into Esports? In the latest Autosport Podcast, the team from Motosport Games discuss the rise of Esports and whether this could be a useful real-world entry into motorsport in the long term

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James NewboldWhy the latest F1 expat to try IndyCar can be a hit He'll have to wait a little longer for his IndyCar debut after the coronavirus forced the St Petersburg season opener to be called off, but former Sauber F1 racer and IMSA champion Felipe Nasr has all the tools to make a success of the switch 1586476800 IndyCar

James NewboldThe key questions facing British GT this year It was due to get under way this weekend, but the COVID-19 pandemic means several questions will remain unanswered for a while longer 1586476800 National

Alex KalinauckasThe F1 leader who's arrived at a crucial time Lando Norris was already a rising star before the coronavirus pandemic stopped Formula 1 in its tracks. Now he's rising to the challenge of becoming even more of a figurehead through the unparalleled access he gives fans of his Esports activities 1586476800 F1

Stefan MackleyThe tech changes bringing new complexity to UK single-seaters Electing not to go down the halo route, the BRDC British F3 championship has instead taken inspiration from IndyCar for a new safety device and introduced a raft of aerodynamic updates that will give the 2020 intake a little more to think about than their predecessors 1586390400 National

GP RacingThe Newey engineering wonder that may never race If Adrian Newey designed a road car... it would be a no-compromise work of extreme performance art. Like the Aston Martin Valkyrie, in fact - DAMIEN SMITH asks if this be the fastest road-legal car ever 1586390400 F1

Jonathan NobleHow F1 is waking up to its existential threat Leading Ferrari to five consecutive world championships at the turn of the century is arguably the greatest success of FIA President Jean Todt's career to date. But if he can safely steer motorsport through the coronavirus crisis, it would be an even bigger achievement that would define his legacy 1586390400 F1

Alex KalinauckasThe quality F1 has lacked that it needs most in this crisis As the world faces the economic as well as health implications of the coronavirus pandemic, Formula 1 must change if it's to overcome the financial challenges ahead 1586304000 F1

Jonathan NobleHow Aston Martin's long-term F1 aspirations can be saved Amid crashing share prices and scepticism over Aston Martin's future, its new investor Lawrence Stroll is continuing regardless with the rebrand of his Racing Point F1 team. But there are numerous fires he must fight if it is to survive in the long term 1586304000 F1