Formula

Haas unveil new VF-18 car for 2018 Formula 1 season

Haas’ car for the 2018 Formula 1 season American outfit Haas are the first team to release images of their 2018 Formula 1 car. Haas, who finished eighth last season, have published digital images of the VF-18, which they hope will enable them to “close the gap to the top teams”. The colour scheme attempts […]

Golf

Bill Haas: golfer survives fatal car crash

Bill Haas finished tied for fifth at last year’s US Open – his best finish at a major American golfer Bill Haas was a passenger in a car crash which left one person dead and two injured, Los Angeles police have said. The 35-year-old was in a Ferrari which was involved in a collision with […]

Formula

Formula 1 gossip: Alonso, Piquet, Rosberg, Hamilton, Sirotkin, Haas

Monday, 22 January Alonso won the world drivers’ title in 2005 and 2006 Fernando Alonso could have won more than his two world drivers’ titles but “there is always a mess wherever he is” as the McLaren racer “generates a lot of problems”, according to former champion Nelson Piquet. (theCheckeredFlag.co.uk via La Sexta) The retired […]

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Formula 1 gossip: Massa, Button, Renault, Haas

Monday, 1 January Felipe Massa said finishing seventh in his final home Grand Prix in Brazil was ‘like a victory’ Williams performance chief Rob Smedley says Felipe Massa chose to leave F1 at the best possible time, and finished his career on a high. (Autosport) Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul admits the team ‘played with fire’ […]

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F1 Gossip: Ecclestone, Ferrari, Bottas, Hamilton, Ricciardo, Norris, Haas

Monday, 6 November Ferrari are F1’s most successful team Former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has warned that Ferrari’s threat to leave the sport is real if the Italian team believe they cannot win. (Independent) Valtteri Bottas has been impressed by Mercedes team-mate and four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton’s work ethic and says the Briton “is […]

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F1 gossip: Mercedes, Monza, Haas, McLaren, Vandoorne

Monday, 4 September It was another bad weekend for McLaren driver Stoffel Vandoorne Team principal Gunther Steiner believes Haas have been treated inconsistently by stewards this season. (Motorsport.com) Belgian driver Stoffel Vandoorne was frustrated again after an issue with his Honda power unit at the Italian Grand Prix forced the McLaren driver into his fourth […]

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F1 gossip: Max Verstappen, Haas, Romain Grosjean, Jolyon Palmer

Tuesday, 22 August Red Bull finished second last season, 297 points behind Mercedes Max Verstappen says Red Bull will need to improve if he is going to stay when his contract ends in 2019. The team, winners of four successive constructors’ championships from 2010-13, are third in the standings, 173 points behind leaders Mercedes. Verstappen […]