Lando Norris passed his “final test” to earn a Formula 1 driver with McLaren for 2019 with his performance in practice for the Italian Grand Prix.
McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown says rival teams including Toro Rosso were competing to sign Lando Norris for the 2019.
Formula 1 Management intends to introduce a budget cap in a series of stages, beginning with a “soft” cap which will come into force next year.
Pierre Gasly will join Red Bull as Max Verstappen’s team mate for the 2019 F1 season, the team has announced.
The first example of the new, wider front wing teams will use during the 2019 F1 season has appeared during today’s test at the Hungaroring.
Some Formula 1 designers are concerned that new, wider front wings for 2019, which will be tested for the first time this week, will spoil the cars’ aesthetic appeal.
Force India co-owner Vijay Mallya says he wants to keep Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez as the team’s driver line-up next year.
Formula 1 fans will still be able to discover which are the exact tyre compounds being used at each race when a simplified naming system is introduced next year, according to Pirelli.