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Autosport  25 August 2019
Ferrari F1 team surprised by Leclerc's rate of improvement in 2019
Ferrari Formula 1 team boss Mattia Binotto says Charles Leclerc's rate of progress since his arrival has surprised the outfit...

Autosport  25 August 2019
Williams must "keep perspective" over rapid gains with 2019 F1 car
Williams's extra diligence with its Formula 1 car development is already paying dividends but it will not get carried away by gains it makes over the rest of the season...

Autosport  24 August 2019
Horner: IndyCar Red Bull aeroscreen use could give it new F1 chance
Red Bull chief Christian Horner believes the use of the aeroscreen cockpit protection device in IndyCar could revive the prospect of introducing it to Formula 1, if it works well...

Autosport  24 August 2019
Honda power tweak after French GP unlocked race-winning performance
Honda's improved performance since introducing its Spec 3 engine was aided by the previously unknown introduction of a "countermeasure" after the French Grand Prix...

Autosport  23 August 2019
Video: The worst Formula 1 cars to win grands prix
The outright dominance of this year's Mercedes Formula 1 car has made it difficult to bet against when it comes to taking grand prix victories in 2019...

Autosport  23 August 2019
Binotto: F1's current Pirelli tyre process is "wrong" for Ferrari
The Ferrari Formula 1 team has questioned the current process for establishing the tyre specification for the season, following the debate over supplier Pirelli's thinner-tread 2019 rubber...

Autosport  23 August 2019
What we've learned from Formula 1 2021 car windtunnel model
Formula 1's 2021 concept car has undergone its first windtunnel tests, and according to series chiefs the results of changes designed to improve the spectacle were "excellent"...

Autosport  23 August 2019
Williams Formula 1 team has had to 'stop and reconfigure'
Williams's behind-the-scenes changes to turn around its Formula 1 fortunes are akin to stopping to "reconfigure the machine" instead of continuing with the same processes...

Autosport  22 August 2019
Rain-hit German GP upsets could be normal in dry F1 races post 2021
The chaotic events of this year's rain-hit German Grand Prix have been tipped to become a more regular occurrence in the dry once Formula 1's planned 2021 overhaul is enacted...

Autosport  22 August 2019
Verstappen "very important" to Honda's F1 plans says Yamamoto
Honda's Formula 1 managing director Masashi Yamamoto says it is "very important" for the manufacturer to have a driver like Red Bull's Max Verstappen as part of its project...

Autosport  22 August 2019
Promoted: Why Alfa Romeo will be worth watching at Monza
Until last season, it had been well over 30 years since a Formula 1 car bearing the Alfa Romeo name had last contested an Italian Grand Prix...

Autosport  22 August 2019
McLaren: Formula 1 teams too keen to blame tyres for their problems
McLaren performance director Andrea Stella believes Formula 1 teams have a "tendency" to overplay the impact Pirelli tyres have their cars' performance fluctuations...