Renault Sport Academy driver Christian Lundgaard set the fastest laptime of the first FIA Formula 3 pre-season testing at the Circuit Paul Ricard in France. The Dane clocked in a time of 1:48.786 to top the two-day test session overall. In the afternoon, it was Yuki Tsunoda from Jenzer Motorsport who was quickest in a 1:49.301.
Marcus Armstrong has set the fastest lap time on Day 1 of the FIA Formula 3 pre-season testing today at Le Castellet, France. The Ferrari Academy driver was able to clock in a time of a 1:49.243 in the afternoon session to top the day overall ahead of Lirim Zendeli and Robert Shwartzman.
Pirelli just announced the tire choices made by the team for the Bahrain Grand Prix. This Grand Prix will also be the first race this season that will use the C1 compound, the hardest Pirelli 2019 tire. Most teams Most of the teams decided to go for one set of the hard tire, three of the medium tire, and nine of the soft tires. This option is the preferred choice for Mercedes, Ferrari, Sauber, Racing Point, Kevin Magnussen, and Max Verstappen. Other choices Romain Grosjean picked a different option. He will have two hards and two mediums. The Williams, Mclarens […]
The first official pre-season test of the 2019 FIA Formula 3 Championship will commence tomorrow at the Circuit Paul Ricard in France. After a successful shakedown at Magny-Cours last month, the ten teams will trial the thirty F3 2019 cars for the very first time for two days at Le Castellet.
Hyundai Motorsport will start their 2019 campaign at the Nürburgring Nordschleife this weekend at the four-hour VLN1 race. The two car entry – run in conjunction with experienced squad Target Competition – marks the beginning of preparations for June’s Nürburgring 24 Hours.
During the Australian Grand Prix this weekend it became clear that Charles Leclerc was faster than Vettel. But Leclerc didn’t overtake Vettel while he was able to do so. It looked like a team order has been given there. Team order confirmed Ferrari confirmed that they have given the order to Charles Leclerc to stay behind Vettel. While making his debut for Ferrari Charles was closing the gap with Vettel really fast. When he asked on the radio if he could overtake Vettel he was told: to back off and give Vettel some margin. Ferrari team boss Binotto confirmed that […]
The victory didn’t come easy for Kyle Busch, but he took his 200th win in NASCAR this weekend. Last Sunday he won the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. This was his 200th victory in the three NASCAR national series combined.
Bottas just won the first Grand Prix of the season. While Hamilton started from pole, Bottas took advantage immediately after a slow start by Hamilton.
We are minutes away from the start of the first Grand Prix of 2019. The biggest question is how will the new rules work out? One of the new rules is the extra point for the fastest lap. The question remains will the team do a dual pit-stop?
This morning the drivers finished the three qualifying sessions for the Australian Grand Prix. For the first Grand Prix this season Mercedes will take the first row.