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Sep.8 (GMM) Fernando Alonso says he will not be combining his Formula 1 seat with Aston Martin next year with a return to Le Mans. The Spaniard, who is leaving Alpine after this year, won Le Mans back-to-back in 2019 but says the F1 calendar is no longer conducive to a split project. “Difficult,” he…Read More »
Sep.8 (GMM) F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali has backed current Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto over claims that heads should be rolling at Maranello. 2016 world champion slammed the Italian team after Zandvoort, insisting that even Formula 2 and Formula 3 teams have handled race strategy and pitstops better than Ferrari in 2022 so far. “It…Read More »
Sep.7 (GMM) Daniel Ricciardo would consider a demotion to reserve driver status next year if it keeps his foot in the Formula 1 door. The Australian also recently admitted a sabbatical next year was a possibility, and in a ‘hot mic’ moment from Zandvoort admitted to rival Sergio Perez that he could indeed take a…Read More »
Sep.7 (GMM) Teams are testing much bigger cockpit side mirrors in order to improve the limited rearwards vision for Formula 1 drivers. Since the Canadian GP in mid June, some teams have been testing their own bigger mirror designs in practice to collect data for the governing FIA. Red Bull, for instance, ran a standard…Read More »
Sep.6 (GMM) Red Bull’s second team Alpha Tauri has slammed those who are openly questioning if the energy drink-owned camp rigged Sunday’s Dutch GP. Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton appeared to be in the running to win at Zandvoort until an odd problem and eventual retirement for Alpha Tauri driver Yuki Tsunoda triggered a late flurry for…Read More »
Sep.6 (GMM) Dr Helmut Marko has reiterated Red Bull’s decision to push into its future in Formula 1 without Porsche. Reports on Monday said decisions made over the Dutch GP weekend had ‘burst’ the deal with the VW-owned German sports carmaker for 2026 because of disagreements about who would control the team after a 50…Read More »
Sep.6 (GMM) Carlos Sainz looks set to take a grid penalty at Ferrari’s home Italian GP this weekend. His teammate Charles Leclerc suffered a similar fate recently at Spa-Francorchamps, and the same is now expected for Spaniard Sainz. “We will have to replace the engine very soon and take a grid penalty,” he confirmed. “It…Read More »
Sep.6 (GMM) Formula 1 rivals Mercedes and Ferrari agree that the sport should think hard before waving goodbye to the German market. Although Audi is entering F1 in 2026, with Porsche looking to follow suit, there is no longer a German GP and quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel is retiring. Mercedes aside, it leaves Mick…Read More »
Sep.6 (GMM) Pirelli will have to develop its Formula 1 tyres for the 2024 season “from scratch”, according to the Italian supplier’s Mario Isola. He says it’s because the sport is gradually phasing out the use of tyre-warming blankets, which will be banned completely from 2024. “It’s not enough to simply develop different compounds that…Read More »
Sep.6 (GMM) Max Verstappen insists he is not changing at all – even though he has found himself in a Senna, Schumacher and Hamilton-style position of dominance in Formula 1. The reigning world champion appears to be cruising at a canter to his second consecutive drivers’ title, whilst cementing his position among the 15 highest…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.