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Red Bull hopes Singapore F1 win gives Perez confidence after rough patch

Red Bull hopes that Sergio Perez’s triumph in Formula 1’s Singapore Grand Prix delivers a confidence boost that helps get him out of a self-proclaimed ‘rough patch’.

Bottas: Alfa Romeo recruitment drive can sort key weakness out for 2023

Valtteri Bottas believes a recruitment drive by Alfa Romeo can help address the problems that have held the Formula 1 team back this year.

McLaren still paying the price for early F1 brake problems

McLaren boss Andreas Seidl says the long-term impact of its early season brake problems are still being felt in its fight with Alpine in Formula 1.

Tsunoda: F1 fans pushing conspiracy theories need 'an MRI scan'

Yuki Tsunoda rejects conspiracy theories that resulted from his Dutch Grand Prix retirement and wants to ask Formula 1 fans suggesting them "how does your brain look like?"

Russell to try new Mercedes F1 floor as porpoising questions remain

George Russell is trying an upgraded floor for Formula 1’s Belgian Grand Prix, with Mercedes still mindful that any performance uplift could trigger the return of porpoising.

Alfa Romeo to end Sauber F1 ties at the end of 2023

Alfa Romeo is to end its Formula 1 partnership with Sauber from the end of next season, the Italian manufacturer announced on Friday.

Piastri to make F1 debut with Alpine in 2023 replacing Alonso

Alpine has signed Oscar Piastri to replace Fernando Alonso at its Formula 1 team next year.

Leclerc: Ferrari struggled "massively" with tyres in Hungary F1 qualifying

Charles Leclerc blamed Ferrari struggling "massively" on its tyres in qualifying for Formula 1’s Hungarian Grand Prix for failing to secure a front row spot.

Sad Schumacher says Vettel leaves a "huge hole" in F1

A sad Mick Schumacher says the retirement of Sebastian Vettel from Formula 1 will leave a "huge hole" in the sport.

Hamilton reveals drinks bottle failed in F1 French GP podium charge

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton revealed his drive to second place in Formula 1's French Grand Prix was made tougher after his drinks bottle failed.

Hamilton: Win is ‘going to be a while’ if France F1 form continues

Lewis Hamilton believes it is “going to be a while” until Mercedes can fight for Formula 1 wins if its France form continues after qualifying over eight-tenths off pole.

Mercedes: No guarantee proposed 2023 F1 floor changes would suit car design

Mercedes has denied suggestions it is pushing to change Formula 1’s floor regulations for its own competitive gain, saying there is no guarantee any tweaks would suit its car.

Hamilton says "not spectacular" Mercedes slower than expected in France

Lewis Hamilton says "not spectacular" Mercedes is slower than it expected to be at Formula 1’s French Grand Prix after Friday's practice.

Ferrari, Red Bull and Mercedes F1 upgrades explained

Formula 1's top teams Ferrari, Red Bull and Mercedes have all brought detailed upgrades to the French Grand Prix.

F1 stands firm on track limits as Paul Ricard run-off conduct laid out

Formula 1’s track limits policy will remain unchanged for the French Grand Prix, despite concerns the issue could be a major problem at the Paul Ricard circuit.

China F1 sponsor interest "difficult" but coming, says Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur says he is starting to see increased signs of sponsorship interest from China thanks to Zhou Guanyu, but admits progress has been "difficult".

Red Bull baffled by Verstappen's "strange" Austria F1 tyre deg

Red Bull says it is baffled by the “strange” shift in its tyre degradation over Formula 1’s Austrian Grand Prix that cost Max Verstappen a race victory.

Zhou roll structure impact was double F1 crash test requirement

Alfa Romeo has revealed that initial data from Zhou Guanyu’s crash at the British Grand Prix showed the roll structure took twice as much force as Formula 1’s crash tests demand.

Ferrari "too quick" for Hamilton to beat in F1 British GP

Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari was just "too quick" for him to realistically think about winning Formula 1’s British Grand Prix, despite appearing to be in the hunt for victory.

Russell: F1 needs rethink over tyre barrier layout after Zhou crash

George Russell says Formula 1 needs to rethink tyre barrier safety to stop cars getting stuck in gaps, following Zhou Guanyu’s horror crash at the British Grand Prix.

Williams engineers asked if entire F1 car could be stripped of paint

Williams' engineering chiefs did sound out the Formula 1 team's marketing department to see if they could strip all the paint off the current car to help save weight.