The at-home key to an F1 rookie's rise
Lando Norris is part of the new breed of Formula 1 drivers perfecting their skills by using simulator technology on a daily basis. We spent a day at home with the McLaren ace to find out how his gaming set-up boosts his on-track performance
From the outside, Lando Norris's Guildford flat looks more 'suburban normality' than 'Formula 1 driver's mansion'. But inside it's a world of simulators that look like they've been lifted from the flightdeck of a spaceship, piloted by a young man who feasts on Weetabix, and salad cream on pizza.
There's never a dull moment in the life of Lando Norris. Raised in Glastonbury near Bristol, Norris shot to fame last year when it was announced that he would join McLaren for the 2019 F1 season, having just turned 19.
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...
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
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
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
Joey Mawson made waves in the middle of the last decade, beating future Haas Formula 1 driver Mick Schumacher - among other highly-rated talents - to the 2016 German F4 title. A run in F1's feeder GP3 category only caused his career to stall, but now back in Australia Mawson's S5000 title success has set that to rights
OPINION: The greed-driven push for a European Super League that threatened to tear football apart is collapsing at the seams. Motor racing's equivalent, the football-themed Superleague Formula series of 2008-11, was everything that the proposed ESL never could be
Having had the door to F1 slammed in his face and come within three laps of winning the Indianapolis 500, the collapse of a Peugeot LMP1 shot meant Japan was Bertrand Baguette's last chance of a career. But it's one which he has grasped with both hands
Codemasters releases 55-car list for DiRT Rally 2.0 game
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