Red Bull and Ferrari looked strong as pre-season testing for the 2022 world championship concluded, but are Mercedes downplaying their potential?
The driver line-up for the second and final pre-season test for the 2022 Formula 1 season in Bahrain is set.
Former Haas Formula 1 driver Nikita Mazepin and his father Dmitry have been sanctioned by the European Union for supporting or benefiting from the Russian state.
Nikita Mazepin says he will offer legal aid to other athletes who find themselves barred from competitions following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Former Haas sponsor Uralkali has criticised the team for terminating their deal over what it described as political reasons and is demanding the money it paid is refunded.
Nikita Mazepin says that he was prepared to follow the conditions imposed by the FIA on Russian license holders to continue racing in F1.
Nikita Mazepin has lost his race seat at Haas and with it his place on the Formula 1 grid for 2022, the team have confirmed.
Haas’s title sponsor Uralkali threatened to pull its backing from the team during the 2021 Formula 1 season in an internal row over Nikita Mazepin’s car.
Motorsport UK has announced Russian licence holders are forbidden from competing in events in the UK, in a move which would block Nikita Mazepin from competing in the British Grand Prix.
The FIA has confirmed Russian drivers are allowed to continue competing in international motorsport events, but taken a series of other measures against the country.
Ukraine’s FIA-affiliated motor club has urged the governing body of world motorsport to block Russian competitors from events following the outbreak of war between the two countries last week.
Lewis Hamilton and George Russell put Mercedes on top of the timesheets at the end of the final day of the first pre-season test for the 2022 F1 season.
Pietro Fittipaldi is first in line to replace Nikita Mazepin if the Haas driver does not continue with the team.
Nikita Mazepin may lose his drive at Haas as the team revealed it will make a decision on the future of its Uralkali sponsorship next week.
Pictures from the third day of testing for the 2022 F1 season at the Circuit de Catalunya. This gallery will be updated throughout the day.
The Haas Formula 1 team has confirmed it will remove the colours of the Russian flag and the Uralkali branding from its car on the final day of running at the Circuit de Catalunya tomorrow.
Pictures from the second day of testing for the 2022 F1 season at the Circuit de Catalunya. This gallery will be updated throughout the day.
Nikita Mazepin expects the Russian Grand Prix will go ahead this year despite the escalating diplomatic crisis over Ukraine.
Pictures from the first day of testing for the 2022 F1 season at the Circuit de Catalunya. This gallery will be updated throughout the day.
The driver line-up for the start of Formula 1 pre-season testing at the Circuit de Catalunya has been confirmed.