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Feb.17 (GMM) A Japanese driver could be fast-tracked into Formula 1 later this year. It is no secret that Honda would like a home-grown talent for its F1 programme, and the leading contender at present is Yuki Tsunoda. In his first season out of Japan last year, the 19-year-old impressed in Formula 3 and, with…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Stoffel Vandoorne says his main focus will be on Formula E in 2020. The former McLaren driver may now be a frontrunner in the electric series, but he has just been signed up as Mercedes’ new F1 reserve. “It’s very nice to go a step up within in the Mercedes family,” the Belgian…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc may not have “closed the door” to a potential move to Mercedes. That is the fascinating view of Mercedes boss Toto Wolff, who is currently negotiating with Lewis Hamilton about extending the Briton’s deal for 2021. But Wolff says Mercedes could have some high-profile alternatives, even though Verstappen…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Fernando Alonso can probably forget about returning to Formula 1 in 2021. That is the view of his former contemporary David Coulthard, who told Spain’s EFE news agency that he cannot see where the two-time world champion could slot back into the grid. “I know he wants to come back, but he seems…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Imola has put itself forward as a potential substitute for the postponed Chinese GP this April. The former F1 venue has admitted for some time that it would like to return to the calendar, and sees the coronavirus crisis as a potential opening. “We have indeed submitted an application to the FIA and…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Only the “details” of the new agreements with Formula 1 are left to be determined before top teams like Red Bull sign up for 2021 and beyond. That is the claim of Dietrich Mateschitz, the low-profile owner of both Red Bull and Alpha Tauri and promoter of the Austrian GP. Asked if the…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Pierre Gasly admits he is still keeping one eye on a potential return to Red Bull. Although praised for his recovery after being demoted by the senior team mid last year, the Frenchman says he still wants to win races and the title. “It’s too early to talk about it, but of course…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Now officially called Alpha Tauri, the former Toro Rosso outfit will benefit from many of “sister team” Red Bull’s technology by mid-season. That is the news from Dr Helmut Marko, who said the Faenza based team’s spectacular re-branding means Alpha Tauri is no longer the junior squad but the “sister team”. “They are…Read More »
Feb.17 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton has hit back at what he sees as “a sign of weakness” in his likely title challenger in 2020. While always noting the six-time world champion’s talent and achievements, Red Bull-Honda driver Max Verstappen has often pointed out that a big part of Hamilton’s recent dominance has been his Mercedes car….Read More »
Feb.13 (GMM) Italy’s best known consumer rights group is threatening to sue Ferrari and urging the government to “seize” the team’s newly-launched 2020 car. Following similar controversies a year ago, the inclusion of the ‘Mission Winnow’ branding on the new red car is once again causing a stir. Mission Winnow is a brand created by…Read More »
Grand Prix Tours is once again heading to Silverstone Circuit and the British Grand Prix. Guest of Grand Prix Tours are treated to an incredible series of events including a visit to the British Motor Museum and to a private tour of not one but two Formula 1 team factories. Follow the link above to learn more about our trip to the British Grand Prix.
Grand Prix Tours has once again orchestrated the perfect race weekend for the 2020 Belgian Grand Prix. Located just outside of the Belgian city of Spa is the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps home to the Belgian Grand Prix. Known as one of the most popular races on the Formula 1 calendar because of its scenic setting, racing heritage and famously challenging turns this race is a favorite of drivers and fans alike. Follow the link above to learn more about our trip to the Belgian Grand Prix.
Join Grand Prix Tours as we head to beautiful northern Italy and the Autodromo Nazionale Monza for the 2020 Italian Grand Prix. With a racing lineage that dates back more than 95 years, unpredictable weather patterns and the ravenous Ferrari fans makes this race and post-race celebration a spectacle like no other in professional motorsports. Follow the link above to learn more about our trip to the Italian Grand Prix.
oin Grand Prix Tours as we head to Singapore and the Marina Bay Street Circuit for the only true night race on the Formula 1 calendar. One of only 4 street circuits on the F1 calendar the beauty of the modern Formula 1 cars are on full display under the bright lights of the Marina Bay street circuit. Follow the link above to learn more about our trip to the Singapore Grand Prix.