Formula One remains in Bahrain for the opening race of the season as the Sakhir circuit celebrates its twentieth Grand Prix. The country was the first race to be held in the region with this weekend marking its twentieth running of a race at this circuit, since 2014 the race has been held at night
Month: February 2023
Mercedes have a “mountain to climb” Lewis Hamilton admits Mercedes have a “mountain to climb” after a difficult three days of pre-season testing. The German manufacturer went into testing with the most questions to answer, having struggled with bouncing/porpoising last year as well as grip and pace. While testing this year proved more positive, they
Hello, testing is done and now it’s time for racing. A new season is about to begin and the big question could if testing is accurate is can anyone catch Red Bull and Ferrari? Although the answers to who has not shown the true potential of their cars will not be clear until qualifying and
Sergio Perez was fastest on the final day of pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit. The Red Bull driver set a 30.305 on the C3 tyre which put him three-tenths ahead of the Mercedes of Lewis Hamilton, but the consensus appears to be Red Bull remain the favourites going into next weekend’s opening race.
BAHRAIN TEST – Guanyu Zhou sets the pace in closing half hour going four hundredths ahead of Max Verstappen
Guanyu Zhou was fastest on the second day of pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit. The Chinese driver was the only driver to set a time on the soft tyre with a 31.610, putting him four hundredths ahead of Max Verstappen’s fastest time. Zhou’s time came on the C5 soft tyre in the closing
Max Verstappen was fastest on the first day of pre-season testing at the Bahrain International Circuit. The Red Bull driver managed a hundred and fifty-seven laps setting a 32.837 going almost three-hundredths of a second faster than the Aston Martin of Fernando Alonso. Verstappen made the best start to his season topping both the lunchtime
The 2023 season begins with a double header of testing and the opening race of the year at the Bahrain International Circuit. The circuit over the past two years has become the home of winter testing, given the normally stable weather conditions and layout of the circuit which gives the teams the opportunity understand their
Analysis and a round-up of news stories from the week, how they developed and what they could mean for next week.
Jean-Pierre Jabouille who took Renault’s first win in 1979 has died age eighty. The Parisian, who took the European Formula 2 title in 1976, made 49 F1 starts between 1975 and 1981, getting his full debut at the 1975 French Grand Prix for Tyrrell. Jabouille raced for most of his career for Renault taking the