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Formula 1 A rare insight into why Verstappen is so good Max Verstappen's growing presence in sim racing has given those close to the Red Bull Formula 1 star an insight into driving ability that is "almost impossible to imitate"

Other Home hero Guerra claims shock ROC win World Rally Championship WRC2 class competitor Benito Guerra won the 2019 Race of Champions, beating Loic Duval in the final at the Foro Sol Stadium in Mexico City

Formula 1 F1 teams consider PM letter amid Brexit fears Three Formula 1 teams and UK motorsport's governing body have discussed collectively writing to British prime minister Theresa May amid mounting concerns over a possible no-deal Brexit.

MotoGP Lorenzo to have surgery on wrist fracture Three-time MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo will undergo surgery after suffering a fracture in his left wrist, his new Repsol Honda team has confirmed.

Formula 1 Russell: Norris's F1 deal accelerated my move George Russell believes Lando Norris securing a Formula 1 race seat before him helped to put pressure on Williams to sign him to its driver line-up for 2019.

IndyCar Hinchcliffe: SPM can threaten IndyCar leaders James Hinchcliffe believes the work Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has undertaken in recent months will allow the team to threaten IndyCar's leading squads in 2019.

Autosport Plus Why Loeb cannot be allowed to give up on Dakar Sebastien Loeb has been the fastest man on the Dakar Rally since he first appeared on the legendary event, but he's still not won it after four dramatic attempts. That story cannot end here

New series offers Euro NASCAR prize drive A full 2020 season in stock cars awaits the Euro V6 Pickup champion

New award in memory of Hope-Frost launched First recipient of HHF Fever Award announced at Autosport International 2019

Time is running out! Join Giorgio Piola’s Kickstarter movement today A Formula 1-inspired timepiece – designed by tech-drawing legend Giorgio Piola – can be yours for as little as $315

Race Centre
Renault launch February 12
Racing Point launch February 13
McLaren launch February 14
Ferrari launch February 15
Mercedes launch TBC
Red Bull launch TBC
Haas launch TBC
Sauber launch TBC
Toro Rosso launch TBC
Williams launch TBC
First pre-season test February 18 - 21
Second pre-season test February 26 - March 1
Abu Dhabi / 25 Nov
Pos Driver Team
1 Hamilton Mercedes
2 Vettel Ferrari
3 Verstappen Red Bull/Renault
4 Ricciardo Red Bull/Renault
5 Bottas Mercedes
6 Sainz Renault
7 Leclerc Sauber/Ferrari
8 Perez Force India/Mercedes
9 Grosjean Haas/Ferrari
10 Magnussen Haas/Ferrari
Standings / After 21 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 408
2 Sebastian Vettel 320
3 Kimi Raikkonen 251
4 Max Verstappen 249
5 Valtteri Bottas 247
6 Daniel Ricciardo 170
7 Nico Hulkenberg 69
8 Sergio Perez 62
9 Kevin Magnussen 56
10 Carlos Sainz 53
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Valentin KhorounzhiyWhy Loeb cannot be allowed to give up on Dakar Sebastien Loeb has been the fastest man on the Dakar Rally since he first appeared on the legendary event, but he's still not won it after four dramatic attempts. That story cannot end here 1547942400 Dakar

Autosport EngineeringHow F1 tech reaches supermarkets, soldiers and saves babies From grand prix racing roots, Williams Advanced Engineering has quietly built a business credited with saving Formula E and advancing technology in various projects, but why does it prefer a low profile? 1547769600 Engineering

Scott MitchellWhy F1 can't expect 2010-spec Kubica this year Robert Kubica was considered a Formula 1 world champion in waiting before his devastating rally accident in early 2011. He's back with Williams in '19 and one of the stories of the season is likely to be how close he can get to his previous level 1547769600 F1

David EvansWhy Ogier's Citroen return is not a homecoming Sebastien Ogier is entering what he has already called the final act of his World Rally Championship career in familiar surroundings at Citroen. But things are set to be different this time around. 1547683200 WRC

Jonathan NobleThe storylines that will dominate F1 in 2019 With the launch season for Formula 1 2019 just around the corner, the first controversies of the new year have already broken. But in many cases, the seeds of the stories that will dominate the series' news this year have already been sown 1547683200 F1

Edd StrawWhy Raikkonen is more likeable at Sauber Kimi Raikkonen was the wrong man for a seat at title-chasing Ferrari, but that doesn't mean he's wrong for Sauber - in fact his contribution to Formula 1 is about to get a lot more positive 1547596800 F1

Edd StrawHow F1's quick-fix 2019 rules were born Formula 1's 2019 aerodynamic rule changes have been divisive - pushed through too quickly and unlikely to do anything to help overtaking, according to the sceptics. The architects of the revamp explain their logic, and the accelerated process 1547596800 F1

Autosport EngineeringHow to build a budget F1 car It's well known that money is a significant factor in a grand prix team's success, but what happens when there is very little of it to design and develop the car? 1547510400 Engineering

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