F1 | Racing Point to become Aston Martin in 2021

2020-01-31 10:55

The Racing Point Formula 1 team will be rebranded Aston Martin from the 2021 season, James Bond's favourite carmaker announced after securing a sizeable investment deal.

Sergio Perez contemplating his F1 future

2020-01-21 06:30

Racing Point's Sergio Perez says he will most likely retire from F1 in 2022 if he is not competing for race wins by then.

'He doesn't let failure bring him down' - Lawrence Stroll hails 'fighter' Robert Kubica

2019-12-30 10:11

'He doesn't let failure bring him down. He falls but gets up. In sports and in life, I have not seen someone who is so determined, such a fighter," says Lawrence Stroll.

2019 Brazilian GP preview: Racing Point head to Interlagos

2019-11-13 12:02

The penultimate Formula 1 Grand Prix of 2019 takes place in Brazil this weekend and SportPesa Racing Point's Lance Stroll and Sergio Perez head to Interlagos in search of points.

Racing Point's Perez and Stroll preview the US Grand Prix

2019-10-31 17:39

The SportPesa Racing Point Formula 1 team head to the Circuit of the Americas in Texas for the United States Grand Prix. Sergio Perez and Lance Stroll give us their take on this weekend's race.

Abiteboul plays down Renault F1 quit speculation

2019-10-28 14:56

Cyril Abiteboul has moved to play down speculation that Renault may quit Formula 1 after 2020.

Robert Kubica not denying Haas talks

2019-10-25 11:54

Robert Kubica has not denied that he could be heading to Haas for 2020.

Japan GP: Racing Point's Perez awarded points after chequered flag error

2019-10-14 09:11

SportPesa Racing Point Formula 1 team emerged from the Japanese Grand Prix with two points after Sergio Perez was deemed to have finished the race and did not post a DNF (did not finish).

Strong performance for Racing Point in Japanese GP practices

2019-10-11 14:00

As Typhoon Hagibis bears down on the Suzuka circuit, SportPesa Racing Point F1 team put in a commendable display in the two opening practice sessions.

Robert Kubica's sponsor 'will remain in Formula 1'

2019-10-10 07:36

Robert Kubica's sponsor, Polish oil company PKN Orlen, says it is staying in Formula 1 in 2020.


What Lawrence Stroll's 20% stake in Aston Martin could mean for F1

2020-01-23 10:21

Should Lawrence Stroll's manage to buy a stake in Aston Martin, it could mean a transformation of the F1 landscape.

'They don't have patience with him' - Canadian grand prix promoter defends Lance Stroll

2020-01-09 09:00

Canada GP promoter Francois Dumontier has defended Lance Stroll, as the young Canadian prepares for his second season with his billionaire father's Formula 1 team.

'We respect him a lot' - Signing Kubica for 2020 'would be great' - Szafnauer

2019-11-18 11:54

Team boss Otmar Szafnauer has confirmed that Racing Point is also pushing to sign up Robert Kubica for 2020.

'I did not talk to Alfa Romeo' - Robert Kubica rejects Alfa Romeo rumour

2019-11-03 00:03

'I did not talk to Alfa Romeo. And if they were interested in working with me, we would probably be talking,' Kubica said in Austin.

'Either it's legal or it's not legal' - Villeneuve slams Racing Point over Renault saga

2019-10-28 14:57

Jacques Villeneuve has hit out at the way both the FIA and Racing Point handled the recent saga involving Renault's outlawed brake balance system.

Racing Point preview: Mexican Grand Prix

2019-10-27 21:09

It wasn't a great day out for the Racing Point team on Saturday, but the guys are determined to make the best of Sergio Perez's home race.

Racing Point previews the Mexican GP - 'The track is a pretty challenging one'

2019-10-23 14:48

All roads lead to Mexico this weekend as the next round of Formula 1 races commences. Here's a preview of what to expect come race day.

Renault accused of racing illegal cars at the Japanese GP

2019-10-14 08:10

Renault has vowed to use the time until next weekend's Mexican GP to prove its 2019 car is legal.

Japanese GP: Racing Point head to 'old school' Suzuka

2019-10-10 08:14

SportPesa Racing Point head to Suzuka for this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix in seventh position in the constructors' championship, a mere three points behind the next team.

F1 to improve its car strength after the death of F2 driver Anthoine Hubert

2019-10-07 13:17

Formula 1 teams are looking into how to improve the safety of the chassis following the crash that killed Formula 2 driver Anthoine Hubert.

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