Basile Davoine

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Alpine won't let Alonso and Ocon F1 rivalry get out of hand

Alpine says it will not allow the rivalry between Fernando Alonso and Esteban Ocon to evolve into a destabilising force inside the Formula 1 team this year.

Grosjean recalls Bahrain F1 fire escape: "I saw death coming"

Romain Grosjean has recalled his escape from his fiery crash at the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix, revealing he told himself to get out of the wreckage for his children

F1 French GP thrown into doubt as social distancing measures extended

The French Grand Prix has become the latest Formula 1 race to be thrown into doubt after the French government extended a ban on all mass-gatherings until mid-July

Haas F1's Grosjean brushes off criticism from social media trolls

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean has brushed off criticism he has faced from social media trolls, saying he would prefer to be disliked than have "no charisma at all"

Rebellion's exit won't have big impact on Peugeot's hypercar plans

Peugeot's boss of motorsport Jean-Marc Finot says that Rebellion's decision to pull the plug on its alliance with the French marque won't significantly affect its hypercar project

Grosjean: Speaking out immediately helped Haas avoid tough 2020

Romain Grosjean thinks that his decision to speak out immediately last year when an Haas update package didn't work was key for the team to avoid more trouble this season

Porsche Curves safety upgrade on Le Mans 24 Hours circuit completed

The latest safety upgrade at the Porsche Curves on the Le Mans 24 Hours circuit has already been completed

Porsche 'could not match' Toyota's Le Mans 24 Hours test pace

Porsche LMP1 team principal Andreas Seidl admits his team "could not match" the pace set by Toyota during Sunday's official Le Mans 24 Hours test day

McLaren: First F1 pre-season test performance nowhere near target

McLaren has admitted its performance in a difficult first week of Formula 1 pre-season testing was nowhere near the level it wanted