The Formula 1 grid could one day became a playground for only the children of “multi-millionaires” says a concerned Derek Warwick.
Carlos Sainz earned himself some breathing room at the Dakar while Fernando Alonso went nose over tail.
Tuesday’s run in the desert marked the longest day with a liaison run of 476km and a the timed special of 410km.
Mathieu Serradori crushed Fernando Alonso’s dream of a Dakar stage win, beating the double F1 World Champion on Monday’s Stage 8.
Veteran rider Paulo Goncalves crashed on Stage 7 of the Dakar, passing away after suffering a heart attack.
Stephane Peterhansel secured his second stage win of the Dakar on Friday but a P2 on the day for Carlos Sainz means the Spaniard still extended his overall lead.
Dakar legends Carlos Sainz and Cyril Despres both claimed stage wins from Al-‘Ula to Ha’il while Sam Sunderland’s rally ended with a huge crash.
Red Bull has made certain that rival teams keep their hands off Max Verstappen, locking the Dutchman into a new three-year deal.
Stephane Peterhansel became the fourth different driver to win a stage of the 2020 Dakar Rally while Nasser Al-Attiyah slashed Carlos Sainz’s overall lead.
Carlos Sainz is the new leader of the 2020 Dakar Rally having won Stage 3 to move 4m55 ahead of defending champ, Nasser Al-Attiyah.
Giniel de Villiers is on the board at the 2020 Dakar Rally, taking the win on Stage 2 to improve to sixth while Orlando Terranova has the overall lead.
Vaidotas Zala took advantage of a late mechanical for defending Dakar champ Nasser Al-Attiyah to win the opening stage in Saudi Arabia.
Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto is “pretty sure” Mick Schumacher, the son of F1 legend Michael, has what it takes to make it into Formula 1.
Giniel de Villiers is after the top prize at the 2020 Dakar while Kirsten Landman and Calheine Perry are in a race to become the first South African woman to finish the rally on a bike.
Max Verstappen says he is “fine” with F1’s inconsistent stewarding as it is the same in other sports such as football.
Helmut Marko has risked Max Verstappen’s ire, telling the world the Red Bull driver’s main rival, Lewis Hamilton, is a “better” driver.
Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto insists it was the “right” call letting Sebastian Vettel win the Singapore GP as it bolstered his confidence, and his faith in the team.
Toyota may be the favourites for the 2020 Dakar victory, but double winner Carlos Sainz says Mini could pull off a surprise with their 2×4 Buggy.
Despite Formula E’s growing popularity, Formula 1 boss Chase Carey is confident the “street party” will not rain on F1’s parade.
Sebastian Vettel’s former boss, Helmut Marko, believes the German was hampered in this year’s championship by Ferrari’s “politics”.
Max Verstappen has backtracked on his comments about Lewis Hamilton not being special but insists part of the Brit’s success is down to the car.
Lewis Hamilton was the best driver on the 2019 Formula 1 grid, and it is not just the numbers that back that up.
Russia has been slapped with a four-year ban from the World Anti-Doping Agency but the F1 race’s organisers are “confident” the grand prix is exempt.
Swapping his Mercedes F1 car for Valentino Rossi’s Yamaha YZR-M1, Lewis Hamilton has revealed he did have “one little” moment but that it wasn’t too bad.
Laying out the difference between Dakar and Formula 1, Fernando Alonso concedes he doesn’t feel “ready” to win rally’s toughest test.