Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018

Verstappen blames ‘power surge’ for qualifying crash

© XPB  <!– –> Max Verstappen said that an unexpected power surge was the cause behind his spin into the safety barriers during qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix. Verstappen had just set set the fourth fastest time in the first round of qualifying when the accident happened. It meant that he wasn’t able to take […]

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F1 overtaking talks fail to agree on 2019 changes

Saturday’s meeting of the Formula 1 Technical Working Group failed to come to any firm conclusions over ways to improve overtaking in 2019. As previously reported, the meeting was called by the FIA’s Nikolas Tombazis in part as a response to an Australian GP that saw virtually no overtaking. A team of engineers under F1 […]

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Marrakesh WTCR: Tarquini leads Bjork in Race 1

Gabriele Tarquini won the first race of the new World Touring Car Cup era in Marrakech, resisting Thed Bjork to head a Hyundai 1-2. Veteran Tarquini jumped into the lead from second at the start of the race and handled two safety car restarts expertly to build an advantage that allowed him to defend his […]

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Scarlets keep pressure on Leinster – highlights & report

Pro14 highlights: Scarlets 26-8 Glasgow Pro14: Scarlets v Glasgow Warriors Scarlets (8) 26 Tries: Patchell 2, G Davies Con: Halfpenny Pens: Halfpenny 3 Glasgow Warriors (0) 8 Try: Pyrgos Pen: Horne Scarlets kept the pressure on Conference B table-toppers Leinster with an impressive win over Glasgow. Finn Russell and Leigh Halfpenny missed two kicks apiece […]

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Saturday Team Quotes

Bahrain GP 2018 Pierre Gasly, Bahrain GP 2018 © RV Press Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport Valtteri Bottas (3rd, 1:28.124): “It’s disappointing not to be in the first row. We’ve made some good progress through the weekend, but Ferrari was quicker today. We definitely have work to do at this type of circuits and in […]

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