"Maybe not next year..." - Fernando Alonso simmers his F1 title hopes after move to Aston Martin

Fernando Alonso '100 percent plus' happy at new team Aston Martin. Spaniard left Alpine to join Silverstone-based outfit for the 2022 season. Alonso is hoping to put up a strong challenge with the team next season. The 41-year-old is one of F1's greats and has proven that age is not a limiting factor.
#FernandoAlonso #AstonMartin #Silverstone #News #Sports #F1Racing

16 hours ago

F1 News: Fernando Alonso reveals why he expects "massive luck" at Aston Martin - F1 Briefings

Fernando Alonso expects to have better fortunes next season with Aston Martin. The Spaniard left Alpine for the Silverstone-based team in January. Alonso has suffered from persistent reliability issues this season. The 41-year-old is hopeful that Aston Martin can make progress in 2023.
#FernandoAlonso #AstonMartin #Spania #Silverstone #News #Sports #F1Racing

1 weeks ago

"Let's be realistic" - Aston Martin downplays Fernando Alonso's expectations of fighting for F1 title in 2023

Fernando Alonso announced earlier that he would join Aston Martin in the 2023 season. The Spaniard will replace Sebastian Vettel after the latter walks away from the sport. However, Tom McCullough, the performance director for the Silverstone-based team, said that it would not be possible for them to fight for a World Championship next year.
#FernandoAlonso #AstonMartin #Silverstone #WorldChampionship #News #Sports #F1Racing

2 weeks ago

Formula One: Kevin Magnussen takes advantage of changing conditions to grab sprint pole at Brazil GP

Kevin Magnussen claims maiden pole position for Haas team at Sao Paulo Grand Prix. First Dane to take a Formula One pole position since Tom Pryce took pole for Shadow at the 1975 British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Max Verstappen will line up alongside Magnussen in Sao Paulo on Saturday.
#KevinMagnussen #Haas #FormulaOne #Dane #Brazil #News #Sports #F1Racing

2 weeks ago

Silverstone offers apology for F1 British Grand Prix online ticket sale chaos

Organisers of the 2023 race at silverstone have apologised and pledged to improve their ticketing system. The online system was unable to cope with demand, with customers held in queues for hours on end. Some were then bumped out and had to begin from scratch.
#Silverstone #F1BritishGrandPrix #BritishGrandPrix #silverstone #News #Sports #F1Racing

2 months ago

Nyck de Vries to take Sebastian Vettel's Aston Martin seat for Monza FP1 : PlanetF1

De Vries has already made two FP1 outings this season. The 27-year-old will be taking the place of Sebastian Vettel. He has already undertaken extensive simulator work at their Silverstone base.
#NyckdeVries #AstonMartin #Monza #News #Sports #F1Racing

2 months ago

Domenicali offers no guarantee of races in Europe staying on F1 calendar

Stefano Domenicali has warned that races in Europe will have no guarantee of their place on the sport’s calendar in future. The Formula One chief executive rejected calls for classic races to be ring-fenced. Christian Horner, the Red Bull team principal, has called for some classic European races – including Silverstone, Spa and Monza – to have their place. F1 is in discussion now to hold a race in South Africa next year and a return for China.
#StefanoDomenicali #RedBull #European #FormulaOne #Europe #News #Sports #F1Racing

3 months ago

Jehan Daruvala set for second F1 test with McLaren

Jehan Daruvala will take part in a second two-day test with former champions McLaren at Portimao circuit in Portugal next week. The test, during which Jehan will once again drive the 2021 race-winning MCL35M, will take place on July 18 and 19. The 23-year-old completed over 130 laps of Silverstone during his first Formula One outing with the British team last month.
#JehanDaruvala #McLaren #MCL35M #FormulaOne #Portimao #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Amity students represent India at World Finals of F1 in school competition

Students of Amity International School, Saket, New Delhi are representing India at the World Finals of the F1 in schools 2022 competition. The competition started on July 10 at the Silverstone racing circuit, Northamptonshire, UK will conclude on July 15, 2022. A team of 6 students named Quantum Racing is participating in the competition against 53 teams from 27 countries.
#AmityInternationalSchool #WorldFinals #Saket #JobsEducation #Education #Sports

4 months ago

Austrian Grand Prix: Carlos Sainz Heartbroken as Engine Blows Without Warning

Carlos Sainz's Ferrari engine blew at the Austrian Grand Prix. The Spaniard won the British Grand Prix at Silverstone last Sunday. Charles Leclerc won the race ahead of Red Bull’s championship leader Max Verstappen. The Ferrari driver said the engine failure came without warning.
#CarlosSainz #Ferrari #Austrian #Spania #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Austrian Grand Prix: Red Bull to 'Bounce Back' after Double Disappointment

Christian Horner has pledged a speedy reaction after Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix. Max Verstappen had arrived at one of his most successful tracks as the firm favourite to regain the winning groove after suffering in seventh at Silverstone.“We’ve got to keep pushing. We can’t afford to back off. We’ll bounce back in France,” said Horner.
#ChristianHorner #RedBull #Austrian #Silverstone #Sports #News #SportsNews

4 months ago

Alfa Romeo boss surprised to see Zhou recover so quickly from horrific British GP crash

Guanyu Zhou was involved in a multi-car collision before his car went airborne and straight into the barrier at Silverstone. Alfa Romeo Racing boss Fred Vasseur has expressed his disbelief at how quickly he recovered from the crash. Zhou feared he was trapped inside his F1 car when he crashed into the barriers.
#Zhou #AlfaRomeo #BritishGP #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Formula 1 2022: Ferrari duo edges Max Verstappen in second practice of Austrian GP-Sports News , Firstpost

Carlos Sainz topped the times in second practice on Saturday ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix sprint race. The Spaniard, fresh from his maiden F1 win at Silverstone, led a Ferrari 1-2 at Spielberg with his teammate Charles Leclerc in second. Max Verstappen, on pole for the sprint, came next at 0.168 ahead of Fernando Alonso and Esteban Ocon.
#MaxVerstappen #Ferrari #Formula1 #AustrianGP #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Austrian GP 2022: Lewis Hamilton believes he's close to first win of season, Carlos Sainz wants another-Sports News , Firstpost

It took Sainz 150 races to finally win at a crash-marred Silverstone last Sunday. Hamilton collected a second straight podium to underline how the Mercedes upgrades are paying off. Seven-time F1 champion has won at least one race in each of the past 15 seasons in F1.
#Hamilton #Mercedes #AustrianGP #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Silverstone crash victim Zhou Guanyu gets all clear for Austrian Grand Prix-Sports News , Firstpost

Zhou Guanyu was given the all clear to compete in this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix after remarkably escaping from his horror crash at Silverstone unharmed. Alfa Romeo's Chinese rookie announced the good news on social media accompanied by a photo of him doing the thumbs up. The green light means he will be climbing back into the cockpit of his car in Friday opening practice.
#ZhouGuanyu #AlfaRomeo #Chinese #AustrianGrandPrix #Silverstone #News

4 months ago

Jehan Daruvala determined to bounce back in F2 championship run with Austrian GP this weekend-Sports News , Firstpost

The 23-year-old Red Bull-backed driver missed out on a top-three finish for only the second time in seven rounds this year during last week’s outing at Silverstone. The Prema Racing driver is ready to bounce back around the 4.3-km long venue, host of the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix.
#JehanDaruvala #SportsNews #AustrianGP #RedBull #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Alfa Romeo's Zhou Guanyu's scary first-lap crash as car turns upside down

Carlos Sainz won the British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday. The Ferrari driver was starting from his maiden pole position on his 150th race. The race had its fair share of drama including a crash on the first lap. Zhou Guanyu's Alfa Romeo car flipped upside down after an incident involving George Russell of Mercedes.
#CarlosSainz #Ferrari #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

Fernando Alonso Records Longest Distance Covered in F1 History

Fernando Alonso has now driven the longest distance in F1 history with 92,643 Kilometers. The Spaniard finished fifth at the British Grand Prix on the renowned Silverstone circuit. Alonso has won two back-to-back world championships in 2005 and 2006. The two-time world champion has 32 race victories and 92 podium place finishes.
#FernandoAlonso #Spania #F1History #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports #News

4 months ago

British Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton Salutes Home Crowd and Mercedes Team After Silverstone Podium

Lewis Hamilton claims record 13th podium finish at British Grand Prix. Seven-time champion finished third for Mercedes in front of a record 142,000 fans. Carlos Sainz of Ferrari won the thrilling race at Silverstone. Hamilton salutes home crowd and Mercedes team for 'incredible' support.
#LewisHamilton #Mercedes #BritishGrandPrix #SilverstonePodium #Silverstone #Sports #MotorSports

4 months ago

British Grand Prix: Crash Victim Zhou Guanyu Pays Tribute to Halo for Saving Him at Silverstone

Zhou Guanyu said the halo safety device ‘saved me today’ after he escaped uninjured from the horror multi-car smash. Zhou’s Alfa Romeo was catapulted upside down after it skidded off across a gravel trap and over tyre barriers into the catch fencing, where it bounced back to finish semi-upright in a stationary position. Zhou's teammate Valtteri Bottas said Zhou is conscious, he is talking, there are no fractures.
#Zhou #BritishGrandPrix #Silverstone #SensitiveSubjects

4 months ago