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Aug.3 (GMM) Alex Zanardi’s bad luck has continued to chase the former Formula 1 and Indycar driver into 2022. Two years ago, the now 55-year-old – who lost both legs in an horrific 2001 Indy crash – sustained head and facial injuries in a serious hand-cycling accident in Italy. Now, Italian media report that Italian…Read More »
Aug.3 (GMM) Mattia Binotto’s new task is ending the turmoil that has derailed the 2022 world champion championship hopes of Charles Leclerc. That is the view of Cesare Fiorio, a former boss of the fabled Maranello team – as multiple pundits marvel at the ways in which Binotto-led Ferrari has upset its star driver. “I…Read More »
Aug.4 (GMM) Aston Martin “needed a driver like Fernando Alonso” to push towards the front of the grid, according to fellow Spaniard and friend Pedro de la Rosa. 41-year-old Alonso’s mission at Alpine became known as ‘El Plan’ – but he is now jumping ship to the Silverstone based F1 team. “‘El Plan’ continues –…Read More »
Aug.3 (GMM) Mick Schumacher risks falling out of Formula 1 in 2023, the major German newspaper Bild reports. Retiring quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel had recommended his 23-year-old countryman for the Aston Martin seat next year, but the team signed up Fernando Alonso. “Sebastian’s good words to Lawrence Stroll didn’t help,” RTL pundit Felix Gorner…Read More »
Aug.3 (GMM) The Dutch GP has survived yet another attempt to strike Zandvoort off the Formula 1 race calendar. According to local media reports, environmentalist organisations had asked the country’s Raad van State (Council of State) to revoke the circuit’s environmental permit until a final ruling in 2023. The revocation would have cast serious doubt…Read More »
Aug.3 (GMM) A deadline that will derail Andretti’s plans to enter Formula 1 is fast approaching. Former McLaren driver Michael Andretti is pushing hard to get the green light for a new American entry in F1, but meeting severe resistance from some existing teams. When asked about the status of the Formula 1 plans, Andretti…Read More »
Aug.1 (GMM) Insiders wondered if a couple of Ferrari heads might be on the chopping block over Formula 1’s August break following another clear strategy blunder. Former F1 driver Ralf Schumacher said the decision to put Charles Leclerc on the hard tyre for his final stint of the Hungarian GP was “incomprehensible”. “I don’t think…Read More »
Aug.1 (GMM) Ralf Schumacher says his own nephew Mick should be a leading candidate to replace fellow German Sebastian Vettel at Aston Martin in 2023. On the face of it, the recommendation from the former Formula 1 driver – whose brother Michael is Mick’s famous father – is obvious. But Vettel has also tipped Schumacher,…Read More »
Aug.1 (GMM) Formula 1 teams are opening the door to drivers sustaining “brain damage” if they try to block the FIA’s proposed anti-porpoising rules for 2023. At least six teams, led by Ferrari and Red Bull, are opposing the proposed changes – while Mercedes boss Toto Wolff leads the call for the rules on the…Read More »
Aug.1 (GMM) Only “little things” stand in the way of a new contract between Fernando Alonso and Alpine for the 2023 season. When Sebastian Vettel announced his impending retirement from Formula 1 and Aston Martin, Spaniard Alonso grinned to Spanish reporters in Hungary: “This is good news for me.” Indeed, the newly-41-year-old is currently in…Read More »
2023 marks the historic 80th anniversary of the iconic Monaco Grand Prix. Widely considered to be one of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world the Monaco Grand Prix is still truly the crown jewel of Formula 1.
Next year will mark Grand Prix Tours’ 37th trip to the Indy 500. With our experience and local contacts, you’ll be spoiled with perks like a VIP Police escort for Sunday’s race.
The 2022-2023 WEC season marks the fifth year of the newly rearranged calendar whereby the WEC season will end with the historic 24 race the “Super Finale”. Be there live with Grand Prix Tours to see the WEC season determined at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.