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Autosport  30 May 2020
Brazil F1 '19 retrospective: The race that meant Ferrari could not ignore Sainz
In the most recent Formula 1 classic race, a grand prix which only sparked to life late on, the 2019 Brazilian Grand Prix gave Carlos Sainz Jr his moment in the sun which he celebrated in the darkness of a post-race podi...

Autosport  30 May 2020
F1 Turkish GP '10 retro: The beginning of the end for Webber at Red Bull
When Red Bull found its way out of F1's midfield and joined the hunt for wins, tensions between Mark Webber and Sebastian Vettel began to flare. The first of those fall-outs came in the 2010 Turkish Grand Prix during a h...

Autosport  30 May 2020
F1 News: Government gives Austria F1 opener plans green light
The Formula 1 season openers in Austria planned for 5 and 12 July have been given the green light by the country's government, according to reports in the country...

Autosport  30 May 2020
F1 News: McLaren expects Ricciardo to boost Norris as a driver
McLaren boss Zak Brown is expecting 2021 signing Daniel Ricciardo to provide a benchmark that will help Lando Norris develop as a Formula 1 driver...

Autosport  29 May 2020
F1 Analysis: Why Williams is up for sale
Formula 1's decision to lower its cost-cap to $145m per season from 2021 was widely celebrated on Wednesday, but the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic was underlined on Friday as Williams revealed it would be open...

Autosport  29 May 2020
F1 News: Williams aims to complete search for new investment by summer
Williams wants to complete the process of finding investors, or even new owners, for its Formula 1 team by the summer...

Autosport  29 May 2020
Who could replace Ricciardo at Renault F1? Vettel, Alonso and more
Following Sebastian Vettel's shock exit from Ferrari and subsequent moves for Carlos Sainz Jr. and Daniel Ricciardo, attention has shifted to Renault in Formula 1's 2021 driver market...

Autosport  29 May 2020
The F1 moments that defined the 2010s
Concluding the series celebrating 70 years of Formula 1, Autosport picks out the 12 moments that defined the 2010s, with the help of the extensive Motorsport Images archive...

Autosport  29 May 2020
Have a go hero: How di Grassi nearly landed a 2009 F1 chance
Lucas di Grassi finally made his Formula 1 debut with Virgin in 2010 but he came close to replacing two of his fellow Brazilians the previous year, only for circumstances to turn against him...

Autosport  29 May 2020
F1 News: Mercedes stresses 'clear intention' to stay in F1 under Wolff
Mercedes has made it clear that it fully plans to remain in Formula 1 as a works team and will continue with current team principal Toto Wolff beyond 2020...

Autosport  29 May 2020
F1 News: Williams plans new livery after ROKiT split
Williams plans to reveal a new livery before the start of the Formula 1 season, in the wake of it terminating its title sponsorship deal with ROKiT...

Autosport  29 May 2020
F1 News: Renault remains committed to F1 despite exit rumours
Renault has announced that it remains committed to Formula 1, despite rumours about its future after making major cutbacks in its core automotive business...