Whiting inspects ex-F1 venue in Buenos Aires

FIA Formula 1 race director Charlie Whiting has completed an “informal visit” of Argentina’s Buenos Aires circuit to evaluate the state of the facility. Whiting walked circuit, which was last used for F1 in 1998, and is believed to have been pleased with the standard

Ducati still must improve to sustain title challenge

Austrian Grand Prix winner Andrea Dovizioso insists his Ducati team must still improve its competitiveness if it is to sustain its 2017 MotoGP title bid. The italian notched up this third win of the current campaign last weekend at the Red Bull Ring, defeating Honda’s Marc

BMR has “found the gremlin” of 2017 season

Double BTCC champion Jason Plato believes he and his Team BMR outfit have found the “gremlin” that had previously hampered his 2017 campaign. Plato converted his 50th pole position in the championship into his first win for a year in Sunday’s first race at Knockhill,

Moto2 return likely if I can’t stay in MotoGP

Aprilia outcast Sam Lowes says he is likely to return to Moto2 next year if he can’t stay in MotoGP. The Brit, who joined the premier class from Moto2 this year, will be a free agent at the conclusion of the season, after Aprilia opted

McLaren launches tongue-in-cheek Woking GP plan

McLaren has launched a light-hearted plan for a Formula 1 grand prix on the streets of its home town of Woking. With the F1 season in the middle of its summer break, McLaren has joked that its “absurdly ambitious plan” would enable Woking “to join

Beating works Yamahas is “the way” to get one

Johann Zarco says beating Yamaha’s factory riders like he did at the Red Bull Ring is “the way” to show he is deserving of a spot of a works M1 in future. For the third time in his rookie season, Tech 3 rider Zarco finished

First F1 tests of current drivers

December 1999: Fernando Alonso 1/40 December 1999: Fernando Alonso 2/40 After winning the Euro Open by Nissan championship, Fernando Alonso was invited to an F1 test by Minardi in 1999. He immediately impressed his bosses and landed a full-time