Norris finally claims first grand prix victory after timely Safety Car in Miami · RaceFans | Motorsport

Lando Norris claimed his maiden Formula 1 race victory by winning the Miami Grand Prix after pulling away from Max Verstappen over the second half of the race. The McLaren driver took his first grand prix victory in his 110th start thanks largely to a well-timed Safety Car that allowed him to make his sole stop and retain the lead….

Stella calls for clamp down on ‘unacceptable’ tactics | Motorsport

Laurence Edmondson, F1 EditorMay 5, 2024, 01:52 PM ET Close • Joined ESPN in 2009• An FIA accredited F1 journalist since 2011 MIAMI — McLaren team principal Andrea Stella has called on the FIA to clamp down on the “unacceptable” tactics employed by Kevin Magnussen at the Miami Grand Prix sprint race, after the Haas driver accrued four time penalties to help…

Did Hamilton deserve penalty for “kamikaze” first-lap move? · F1 · RaceFans | Motorsport

Several drivers believed Lewis Hamilton was to blame for the first-corner collision which occured during yesterday’s sprint race in Miami – and not just those whose races were ruined. An unimpressed Fernando Alonso even claimed the stewards would have issued a penalty had a Spanish driver done the same thing. The stewards ruled no single driver was responsible for the…

Verstappen’s pursuers must escape DRS trains to gain ground in Miami · RaceFans | Motorsport

Max Verstappen managed to rise from ninth on the grid in last year’s Miami Grand Prix to take one of his most impressive wins of 2023. This year, he has given himself the best possibility of repeating that feat by securing pole position for the sixth time in as many races at the start of the championship. Fresh from his…

2024 Miami Grand Prix sprint race · RaceFans | Motorsport

What did you think of today’s race? Share your verdict on the Miami Grand Prix sprint race. RaceFans has held polls on every F1 race since 2008 to find out which fans thought of each round of the season. Join in the latest poll and give your verdict on the race: 10 being the highest and 1 the lowest. Please…

F1 grid: 2024 Miami Grand Prix | Motorsport

Max Verstappen has taken provisional pole position for the Miami Grand Prix for Red Bull ahead of Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz Jnr. Penalties Ricciardo: Three-place grid drop for overtaking Hulkenberg under Safety Car conditions in the Chinese Grand PrixZhou: Formal warning for failing to follow the race director’s instructions when joining the fast laneZhou: Reprimand for crossing the pit…

Christopher Bell tops NASCAR qualifying at Kansas Speedway | Motorsport

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Christopher Bell put four trying weeks of crashes and misfortune behind him Saturday, posting the fastest time in qualifying at Kansas Speedway to earn the pole for the third time in his last five NASCAR Cup Series visits to the track. Bell turned a lap of 183.107 mph in his No. 20 for Joe Gibbs Racing,…

F1 pictures: 2024 Miami Grand Prix sprint race day | Motorsport

Pictures from the sprint race for the 2024 Miami Grand Prix at Miami International Autodrome. Advert | Become a RaceFans supporter and go ad-free Sprint race start, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Safety Car, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Max Verstappen, Red Bull, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Esteban Ocon, Alpine, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Max Verstappen, Red Bull, Miami International Autodrome, 2024…

Alpine junior Pulling secures second consecutive win in first Miami race · RaceFans | Motorsport

Alpine academy driver Abbi Pulling led every lap to claim her second consecutive F1 Academy victory at the Miami International Autodrome. Pulling led Mercedes junior Doriane Pin home by five seconds to extend her early championship advantage. Haas-supported driver Chloe Chambers joined them on the podium, scoring her first rostrum finish in the series at her home race by just…

F1 grid: 2024 Miami Grand Prix sprint race | Motorsport

Max Verstappen has taken provisional pole position for the Miami Grand Prix sprint race for Red Bull ahead of Charles Leclerc and Sergio Perez. Advert | Become a RaceFans supporter and go ad-free P. Driver Team Q1 Q2 (v Q1) Q3 (v Q2) 1 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1’28.194 1’28.001 (-0.193s) 1’27.641 (-0.360s) 2 Charles Leclerc Ferrari 1’28.537 1’27.977 (-0.560s)…

Newey’s Red Bull exit the ‘first domino’ – McLaren’s Brown | Motorsport

The departure of Formula One’s top designer Adrian Newey from Red Bull is just the tip of the iceberg with other talent at the championship outfit dusting off their résumés, McLaren boss Zak Brown said Friday. The paddock at the Miami Grand Prix has been buzzing since Newey, the sport’s highest-rated and multiple title-winning designer, dropped the bombshell announcement that…

Have McLaren made another leap? Norris’ charge from ninth will be revealing · RaceFans | Motorsport

The Miami Grand Prix is hosting a sprint race for the first time in its short history. As a circuit, it feels almost purpose-made for the current sprint format which aims to provide entertainment for the ticketholders who will flock to the Miami Dolphins stadium. Max Verstappen may have secured pole position in sprint qualifying, but it clearly came as…

No surprise “high-integrity” Newey left Red Bull after recent events | Motorsport

McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown says Adrian Newey’s departure from Red Bull comes as no surprise “given everything that’s gone on since the start of the year.” “Six months ago, I would have been surprised,” said Brown when asked about Newey’s decision to leave the team, which was announced earlier this week. “I think given everything that’s gone on since…

‘No fun for us’ in sprint race as ‘we get a penalty whatever we do’ | Motorsport

Fernando Alonso said there is no point trying to fight his way forwards in tomorrow’s sprint race as he’s likely to get another penalty. The Aston Martin driver has received two penalties in the last three race weekends for his role in incidents with other drivers. He was given three penalty points on his licence for each, meaning he is…

Adrian Newey on Red Bull departure: I want to take a break from F1 | Motorsport

Adrian Newey said he is in no rush to make a decision on his next Formula One move after Red Bull, and he wants to take a break from the sport. The legendary F1 designer has been linked with a sensational move to Ferrari after it was confirmed he will leave the world champions in early 2025. Aston Martin and…

F1 pictures: 2024 Miami Grand Prix qualifying day | Motorsport

Pictures from qualifying day for the 2024 Miami Grand Prix at Miami International Autodrome. Advert | Become a RaceFans supporter and go ad-free Logan Sargeant, Williams, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Esteban Ocon, Alpine, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Pierre Gasly, Alpine, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Carlos Sainz Jnr, Ferrari, Miami International Autodrome, 2024 Max Verstappen, Red Bull, Miami International Autodrome, 2024…

FIA asked to grant early F1 debut for Antonelli before 18th birthday · RaceFans | Motorsport

The FIA has been asked to allow Mercedes junior driver Andrea Kimi Antonelli to make his Formula 1 debut before he turns 18. The Formula 2 driver has been tipped for a seat at Mercedes next year when the team needs to replace Lewis Hamilton. Antonelli’s four wins in different championships over the last two years mean he has already…

How to watch the 2024 F1 Miami Grand Prix: ESPN schedule | Motorsport

Formula One makes its first U.S. stop of the 2024 season this weekend at the Miami International Autodrome. Last year, Max Verstappen took first place with his Red Bull teammate Sergio Perez coming in second. Here’s everything you need to know about the 2024 Miami Grand Prix. How can I watch the Miami Grand Prix? The race begins on Sunday…

Ugo Ugochukwu to drive for McLaren in FE’s Berlin rookie test

6 Photo: F4 UAE McLaren junior Ugo Ugochukwu will drive for the team in Formula E’s rookie test in Berlin on May 13. The 17-year-old American is a long-time protege of the British outfit, having first received its support in 2021 while he was still in karting. In 2022 he stepped up to single-seater racing in Formula 4, coming third…

McLaren keeps Barnard in injured Bird’s Formula E seat for Berlin E-Prix

3 Photo: Simon Galloway McLaren has announced that Taylor Barnard will continue to substitute for the injured Sam Bird at next week’s Berlin E-Prix, having debuted in the Monaco E-Prix last weekend. Barnard received a last-minute call-up in Monaco when Bird broke his hand in the event’s opening practice session. The team’s reserve driver was in the car for FP2,…