Grosjean crash was like a ‘movie scene’

George Russell said Romain Grosjean’s horrifying crash in the Bahrain Grand Prix was like “something from a movie”. Russell made a poor start at the Bahrain Grand Prix, meaning he fell backwards from his P14 starting spot, putting him

Albon concedes ‘luck involved’ in Bahrain podium

On the podium for only the second time in his F1 career, Alex Albon acknowledges he was lucky with Sergio Perez’s late-race engine failure. With just three races remaining to save his Formula 1 career, Albon was on course

Brawn: Limit on control measures for Grosjean impact

Ross Brawn has assured that improvements will be chased after Romain Grosjean’s Bahrain crash, but options could be limited. Grosjean thankfully emerged with only minor injuries from his horrifying crash at the Bahrain Grand Prix, which saw his Haas

Norris ‘panicked’ as marshal ran across track

Lando Norris spoke of the “panic” he felt as a marshal ran across the track in front of him during the Bahrain Grand Prix. Running in P3, Sergio Perez suffered a late engine failure which forced him to pull

The questions F1 must ask after Grosjean’s horror crash

Formula 1 was relieved to see Romain Grosjean escape his horrifying crash in Bahrain. As ever in such incidents, questions arise about how and why the situation came to be, but these can lead to further improvements in the safety

Marion Grosjean’s emotional message after Bahrain

Romain Grosjean’s wife, Marion, released an emotional message following her husband’s horror crash at the Bahrain GP. The world of Formula 1 was left shocked when on the opening lap Grosjean crashed at speed into a barrier with a

Haas feel Grosjean replays ‘good thing’ to show

Haas principal Guenther Steiner doesn’t believe Formula 1 made an error in showing replays of Romain Grosjean’s Bahrain crash. The Frenchman was involved in one of the most horrifying crashes in a long time when, on the opening lap

Max would sack any driver not willing to race

Max Verstappen has again courted controversy, saying he would sack any driver not willing to race after watching Romain Grosjean’s fiery crash. Grosjean miraculously survived when he crashed at the start of the Bahrain Grand Prix, spearing into the

Sakhir Grand Prix: Time, TV channel, live stream

After an eventful race one in Bahrain, largely for all the wrong reasons, Formula 1 now resets and goes again for the Sakhir Grand Prix. The Bahrain Grand Prix set the scene for Lewis Hamilton to win his 11th

10 things we learned from the Bahrain Grand Prix

While the Bahrain Grand Prix will always be remembered for Romain Grosjean’s fiery crash, the race provided plenty of talking points both across the weekend and with thoughts to the future. LUKE SMITH picks out the key moments

Masi pays tribute to Grosjean crash response team

FIA race director Michael Masi said the response to Romain Grosjean’s horror crash in Bahrain was “a credit to all involved”. Thanks to the bravery and lightning-fast response of medical personnel, Grosjean was pulled from the fiery wreckage of

Renault played silly game with drivers in Bahrain

Reader reaction to Romain Grosjean’s terrifying crash in Bahrain, plus what were Renault playing at with Daniel Ricciardo and Esteban Ocon? Here are some of your post-race thoughts… Grosjean gets driver of the day Thank you so much

Ilott misses out on Formula 1 seat for 2021 season

Formula 2 title contender Callum Ilott has announced he will not be racing in Formula 1 next season after missing out on a seat

Pietro Fittipaldi to replace Grosjean for Sakhir Grand Prix

Pietro Fittipaldi will make his Formula 1 debut this weekend at the Sakhir Grand Prix after Romain Grosjean was ruled out through injury

Grosjean to be released from hospital on Tuesday after Bahrain GP crash

The Haas Formula 1 team says Romain Grosjean will be released from hospital on Tuesday as he continues his recovery following his accident in the Bahrain Grand Prix

F1 defends Grosjean crash TV coverage after Ricciardo criticism

Formula 1 has defended the decision to show extensive replays of Romain Grosjean’s accident in the Bahrain Grand Prix following criticism from Daniel Ricciardo

Haas to allow Grosjean to make call on racing next weekend at Sakhir GP

Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner says he will support any decision Romain Grosjean makes about participating in next week’s Sakhir Grand Prix

Red Bull to delay decision on Albon’s F1 future until post-season

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says that no decision on Alexander Albon’s future with the team will be made until after the final Formula 1 race of 2020

Grosjean pays tribute to F1 halo after surviving 137mph Bahrain GP crash

Romain Grosjean paid tribute to the halo for saving him in the terrifying crash at the start of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix as he recovers in hospital

Riccardo slams F1 over “completely disrespectful” replays of Grosjean's crash

Daniel Ricciardo says F1’s decision to show continuous replays of Romain Grosjean’s opening lap shunt in Bahrain is “pretty disgusting”.

Perez: Bahrain DNF put into perspective by Grosjean escape

Sergio Perez says his late retirement from a podium position at the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix was put into perspective by Romain Grosjean’s remarkable escape from his fiery crash

Haas F1 confirms Grosjean to remain in hospital overnight

Haas F1 boss Guenther Steiner has confirmed Romain Grosjean will remain in hospital overnight as he recovers from his heavy crash on the opening lap of the Bahrain Grand Prix.

‘I don’t know how he got out’ – How F1’s drivers viewed Grosjean’s "scary" crash

F1 drivers have provided their perspectives of Romain Grosjean’s “horrible” fiery accident on the opening lap of the Bahrain GP.

Halo F1 device saved Grosjean's life in Bahrain – Brawn

Formula 1 boss Ross Brawn has credited the controversial Halo safety device for the role it played in saving Romain Grosjean’s life after his heavy crash on the opening lap of the Bahrain Grand Prix.

F1 World Championship points standings after the Bahrain GP

Updated F1 drivers’ and constructors’ world championship standings following the Bahrain Grand Prix in Sakhir.

Hamilton praises F1 safety standards after Grosjean's “horrifying” crash

Lewis Hamilton says Romain Grosjean’s “horrifying” crash on the opening lap of the Bahrain Grand Prix is a timely reminder F1 is still dangerous and praised the sport for the advancements it has made in terms of safety.

Hamilton wins chaotic Bahrain GP as Grosjean survives horror F1 crash

F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton won a dramatic, incident-filled Bahrain GP as Romain Grosjean survived a horrific fireball crash that stopped the race.

F1 2020 Bahrain Grand Prix – Full Race Results at Sakhir

Full race results for the Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir, round 15 of the 2020 F1 world championship season.

Grosjean’s Bahrain fireball crash in pictures

Grosjean ploughed headlong into the barriers after a collision with the AlphaTauri of Daniil Kvyat at the exit of Turn 3, with his Haas splitting in two and immediately bursting into a ball of flame.The French driver was able to

Wait for Grosjean to escape Bahrain crash fire “felt like ages”

Grosjean crashed heavily at Turn 3 after making contact with Daniil Kvyat on the first lap in Bahrain, with the impact at the barrier tearing his car in half and causing a huge fire.Grosjean clambered out of the fire at

2020 F1 Bahrain Grand Prix: The race – As it happened


‘I’ve never seen that much fire’ – F1 medical car driver reacts after heroic act

F1 medical car driver Alan van der Merwe said he had “never seen that much fire” after playing a pivotal role in helping Romain Grosjean to escape his horrific opening lap crash at the Bahrain GP.

Grosjean “lucky by being unlucky” in horror Bahrain GP crash

Grosjean crashed heavily exiting Turn 4 on the opening lap of Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, hitting the barrier with such force that his car was torn in half, with the monocoque and survival cell becoming lodged within the barrier.Grosjean was

The Bahrain GP as it happened

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Hamilton wants tyre war return after backlash against 2021 tyres

After sampling the prototype C3 tyres in practice for this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix, Hamilton expressed his frustration that Pirelli “had two years now to develop a better tyre” and that F1 has “arrived with a tyre that’s three kilos

Verstappen ‘not disheartened’ by gap to Mercedes

Although Mercedes stopped development of its current W11 several months ago so it could focus on work for next year, the German car manufacturer has still maintained its pace advantage.At this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix, Verstappen ended up 0.414 seconds

Ferrari: Leclerc lacking usual confidence in Bahrain

Leclerc slumped to 12th place in qualifying on Saturday at the Bahrain International Circuit, losing out in Q2 to Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel, who will start one place ahead in 11th.It marked just the fourth time this year that Vettel

F1 drivers insist 2021 tyre concerns not just about lap time

A number of senior drivers, including Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel, hit out at the 2021 prototypes following testing in Bahrain on Friday, with some calling for the current tyres to be kept for next year.However, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff

Kvyat: “People are calling me quite a bit” for 2021 drive

With Pierre Gasly already confirmed in the other seat, Kyvat’s place at the Faenza team is looking uncertain. F2 star Yuki Tsunoda is widely expected to be promoted, while Alex Albon is also potentially in the mix if he’s dropped by

Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix – How to watch, start time & more

Lewis Hamilton will line up on pole position ahead of teammate Valtteri Bottas, as Mercedes locked out the front row for the 11th time this season.The two Red Bulls will start third and fourth on the grid, led by Max

Championship 4 Media Day: Chase Elliott

The RaceHub crew chat with Chase Elliott about his preparation leading up to the Championship 4 race.

Championship 4 Media Day: Brad Keselowski

The RaceHub crew chat with Brad Keselowski about his preparation leading up to the Championship 4 race.

F1 posts $104m quarterly loss as COVID weighs on results

The Formula One Group posted a $104 million loss for its third quarter of 2020 as results were impacted once again by the global coronavirus pandemic. F1’s disrupted season got underway in July at the start of its fiscal Q3,… Continue Reading →

Hamilton: Team title ‘almost as exciting’ as drivers’ crown

Lewis Hamilton says that winning the F1 Constructors’ championship with Mercedes is “almost as exciting” as winning the drivers’ title. With four races to go this season, Hamilton is on the path to a seventh coronation in F1, having surpassed

Binotto: As a season, 2020 will remain an ‘exception’

Ferrari’s fruitless 2020 campaign, marked by its dismal performance as much as by the odd circumstances surrounding the disrupted season, will remain an exception says team boss Mattia Binotto. The Scuderia will likely conclude 2020 without adding a single winner’s

Leclerc: Different perceptions of Hamilton and Schumacher

Charles Leclerc holds both Lewis Hamilton and Michael Schumacher in high esteem but says his perception of the former differs from how he views the latter. Hamilton equaled last month at the Eifel Grand Prix Schumacher’s long-standing record of 91

Bottas reveals girlfriend’s picture ploy to boost self-belief

Valtteri Bottas hardly comes across as a self-centered, narcissistic individual. Yet the Finn says the walls of his Monaco apartment are adorned with pictures of himself. A nine-time Grand Prix winner, Bottas has yet to crack the tough nut that… Continue Reading →

Tanak fears for 2021 WRC amid continued COVID cancellations

Reigning World Rally Champion Ott Tanak believes the series faces the threat of being mothballed in 2021 unless organisers can establish how to run events safely during the coronavirus pandemic

Ypres Rally “proven” to be future WRC event despite cancellation

FIA Rally Director Yves Matton thinks Ypres Rally organisers have “proven” their case for hosting future World Rally Championship events even though it failed to go ahead because of coronavirus

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