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What Autosport is looking forward to in 2023
Magazine: Reflecting on 10 years of Hamilton at Mercedes
Motorsport Games rFactor 2 is part of the secret sauce behind F1® Arcade Racing Experience
Ekstrom defeats Schumacher for fourth Race of Champions victory
Race of Champions: Team Norway celebrate second straight Nations Cup triumph

There’s a lot happening this season, so here are the highlights Autosport staffers and contributors are getting excited about…

Lewis Hamilton looks out from the cover of this week’s Autosport magazine, out today (2 February), as we investigate his 10 years at the Mercedes Formula 1 team.

The immersive state-of-the-art Formula 1 racing simulation experience comes with 60 motion F1 simulators powered by the rFactor 2 racing simulation software provided by Motorsport Games, combined with exclusive F1® content.

Two-time DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom took his fourth Race of Champions title at Pite Havsbad in Sweden after defeating Mercedes Formula 1 reserve driver Mick Schumacher in the final.

An imperious display of precision winter driving by Oliver Solberg led Team Norway to a second consecutive Race of Champions Nations Cup at Pite Havsbad in Sweden today.

How women are tackling barriers in motorsport

Women’s participation in motorsport has hugely increased in recent years, with series such as W Series and Extreme E providing invaluable support for female drivers.

Friday favourite: The Kent happy hunting ground that demands drivers' respect
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Friday favourite: The Kent happy hunting ground that demands drivers' respect

Martin Donnelly's 100% International Formula 3000 record at Brands Hatch is one reason for him picking the famous Grand Prix circuit as his favourite track. But the Ulsterman also relishes its fast and challenging corners, which rewards thinking drivers just as much as bravery

Magazine: F1 2023 tech battlegrounds revealed, Daytona 24 preview

The Formula 1 tech secrets and developments for 2023 lead this week’s Autosport magazine, out today (26 January).

Race of Champions 2023 line-up complete as Ekstrom joins Team Sweden

Mattias Ekstrom has completed the 2023 Race of Champions driver line-up as he joins Team Sweden at his home event.

Loeb to defend Race of Champions crown

Sebastien Loeb will aim to defend his Race of Champions title as he joins the line-up along with Adrien Tambay, with the pair forming Team France for the Nations Cup.

Magazine: What McLaren's F1 team must do to keep Norris

What McLaren must do to keep Formula 1 star Lando Norris is the cover feature for a 92-page issue of Autosport magazine, out today (19 January).

The 2022 Autosport Awards winner using Esports as a launchpad

A trail blazed in Esports has inspired a revamp of the annual prize that aims to discover the best young engineering talent. Autosport met Autosport Williams Engineer of the Future winner Michael Preston

Live: Autosport International Show - Day 4
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Live: Autosport International Show - Day 4

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Live: Autosport International Show - Day 3
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Live: Autosport International Show - Day 3

Watch all of the live action from the Autosport International Show.

Motorsport Network launches Research Report: Elite Motorsport in 2023

Leading digital platform uses unrivalled reach to conduct surveys that capture evolving attitudes of fans to motorsport.

Live: Autosport International Show - Day 2
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Live: Autosport International Show - Day 2

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Live: Autosport International Show 2023 – Day 1
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Live: Autosport International Show 2023 – Day 1

Watch the live action from the main stage at the 2023 Autosport International Show.

Magazine: George Russell interview, Autosport International preview

George Russell’s place at Mercedes and his chances of fighting for the 2023 Formula 1 world championship lead this week’s Autosport magazine, out today (12 January).

More Than Equal launches Global Attitude Survey

More than Equal, the global initiative committed to crowning the first female Formula 1 drivers’ world champion, has launched a global survey into female participation in elite motorsport.

Nine reasons to attend the 2023 Autosport International Show

Autosport International returns following a two-year hiatus at the hands of COVID-19. Here’s what to expect from the halls of the Birmingham NEC this week

Your 10 greatest motorsport moments

At the end of last year, Autosport International asked fans to select their favourite motorsport moments from a list chosen by a panel that included three-time Formula 1 world champion Sir Jackie Stewart. Here are the results

The new year will usher in yet another first for Formula 1

The first and potentially most credible step forward in furthering the participation of women in the “formulae series” with an eye to reaching Formula 1. For initiatives around women drivers in motorsport, this marks a new beginning with a definite pathway for women in F1.

McRae's 1995 WRC title wins Autosport International motorsport memories poll

Colin McRae clinching the World Rally Championship in the dramatic 1995 RAC Rally has won a fan poll on the top motorsport memories of all time.

Magazine: Your favourite motorsport memories

Your favourite motorsport memories kick off the first 2023 issue of Autosport magazine, out today (5 January).

Magazine: Autosport special Christmas offer

Autosport magazine has launched a special 2022 Christmas subscriptions offer.

The 2022 Autosport Awards winner using Esports as a launchpad Plus

The 2022 Autosport Awards winner using Esports as a launchpad

A trail blazed in Esports has inspired a revamp of the annual prize that aims to discover the best young engineering talent. Autosport met Autosport Williams Engineer of the Future winner Michael Preston

General
Jan 18, 2023
The plug in and play stand-ins who got their timing just right Plus

The plug in and play stand-ins who got their timing just right

Nyck de Vries’s Italian GP exploits weren’t the first post-eleventh-hour call-up in motorsport history, and won’t be the last either. Here are some offbeat tales from the past

General
Dec 26, 2022
Porsche’s hopeful Le Mans future meets its illustrious past Plus

Porsche’s hopeful Le Mans future meets its illustrious past

Rising sportscar star Adam Smalley had to pinch himself when offered the chance to drive the car that won the world’s most famous enduro in 1987

Historics
Sep 6, 2022
Why romanticism isn't the key factor in Lola’s racing return Plus

Why romanticism isn't the key factor in Lola’s racing return

The iconic Lola name is being relaunched after it was taken over by new ownership. Part of that reboot is a planned return to racing, though the exact details of this are still to be finalised - though its new owner does have a desire to bring the brand back to the Le Mans 24 Hours. But romanticism doesn't appear to be the driving force behind this renewed project...

General
Jul 14, 2022
Rating the best drivers of the century so far Plus

Rating the best drivers of the century so far

Autosport's Top 50 feature has been a staple of the magazine for the past two decades since its first appearance in 2002. Here are the drivers that have featured most prevalently during that time

General
Jan 7, 2022
The best motorsport moments of 2021 Plus

The best motorsport moments of 2021

Motorsport produced one of its greatest years of all-time in 2021 despite a backdrop of ongoing COVID-19 challenges and an ever-changing racing landscape. Through the non-stop action Autosport has collected the finest moments from the past 12 months to highlight the incredible drama and joy motorsport generates

General
Dec 31, 2021
The racing comeback artists who resurrected long-dormant careers Plus

The racing comeback artists who resurrected long-dormant careers

Making it in motorsport can be tough, and sometimes drivers move elsewhere before their best chance arrives. Here are some of those who made it back

General
Dec 26, 2021
The hidden racing gem attracting ex-F1 heroes Plus

The hidden racing gem attracting ex-F1 heroes

It’s rarely mentioned when it comes to assessing the best national contests, but the Brazilian Stock Car series that reaches its climax this weekend has an ever-growing appeal. Its expanding roster of ex-Formula 1 names has helped to draw in new fans, but it's the closeness of competition that keeps them watching

General
Dec 10, 2021