Subscribe to Autosport Plus Start your 30-day free trial




© 2019 Autosport.  All rights reserved.
Highlights

Formula 1 Ricciardo not fooled by Hulkenberg record Daniel Ricciardo will not be fooled by 2019 Renault Formula 1 team-mate Nico Hulkenberg's record without a podium because he believes the German is "not that level of driver"

Autosport Plus Why 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

Formula 1 Stoll's planned replacement leaves Renault Jerome Stoll will continue as president of Renault's sporting division despite a replacement being announced by the French company last year

MotoGP Ducati unveils 2019 MotoGP livery Ducati has unveiled the livery it will use for the 2019 MotoGP season, featuring prominent 'Mission Winnow' branding

Formula E Red Bull not interested in FE as 'racing purists' The Red Bull Formula 1 squad is not interested in entering ABB FIA Formula E "because we're racing purists", according to Helmut Marko

Formula 1 Honda aims to start '19 with third-best engine Honda's target for the start of the 2019 Formula 1 season is to establish itself ahead of Renault and then try to catch Mercedes and Ferrari during the year

Autosport Plus How F1 tech reaches supermarkets, saves babies and saved FE 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?

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
Get ready for the new season with a subscription to Autosport Plus.
Subscribe to Autosport Plus
News, Opinion and Analysis
Motorsport

The
Autosport Podcast

Weekly episodes covering the biggest stories in motorsport
View all episodes

Autosport Plus Start your 30-day free trial

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

Alex KalinauckasWhy complaints about Verstappen's punishment are wrong The implication that attending a Formula E race is a 'punishment' for a misbehaving Formula 1 driver prompted plenty of derision, but there was logic and value to Max Verstappen's day with the Marrakech stewards 1547510400 FE

Upgrade your experience.
Go unlimited and ad-free today.

Get even more of the motorsport you love with Autosport Plus.

Start your 30-day free trial
  • No more limits. Read unlimited news
  • Full access to all Autosport Plus premium content
  • Enjoy a faster, ad-free experience
You are currently enjoying the free version of Autosport.
Already have an account?