"For Christ's Sake, Make Sure He's Careful!" - Driving Dad's Hesketh

Freddie Hunt's first real spin in his father's 1975 Hesketh 308 F1 car at Goodwood and what's it like to drive for "Ferrari". » 3/24/15 5:54am 3/24/15 5:54am

[It's the 1975 Penske-Cosworth PC3 PC1 and Freedom against the best of Europe here at Goodwood during the high-airbox F1 car demonstration laps. They fight hard. 'Merica. Fuck yeah. Photo credit: Máté Petrány/Jalopnik] » 3/22/15 10:00am 3/22/15 10:00am

German Grand Prix Cancelled, Nothing Is Sacred In F1

2015 Formula One Spotter Guide now available

The Jalopnik supported 2015 Formula One Spotter Guide is now available to download, ready for FP3 and Qualifying in a few hrs. » 3/13/15 8:52pm 3/13/15 8:52pm

The Next-Gen 'Rush' and the 24-hour Dream

Freddie Hunt on his first 24-hour race, the final showdown in F1 and recreating 'Rush' as a - literally - next-generation documentary. » 1/16/15 4:27pm 1/16/15 4:27pm

10 Liveries That Would Have Been More Interesting on a McLaren P1

I've got nothing against the fabled Gulf Racing livery, but on a McLaren P1 it seems kinda dull, and in this case, not particularly well-executed (Gulf blue is pale, powder blue, not this cartoonish Cerulean hue). I feel like perhaps this car was spec'd by someone who knows nothing about McLaren, and just enough about… » 12/23/14 10:54am 12/23/14 10:54am

Watch Fernando Alonso Squirm When Asked A Seriously Awkward Question

Today, the worst kept secret in Formula One was confirmed: Fernando Alonso will be leaving Ferrari at the end of the season, to be replaced by Sebastian Vettel. At today's pre-race press conference, Alonso was asked if he'd want Jenson Button as his teammate... while Button was sitting next to him. » 11/20/14 9:38am 11/20/14 9:38am

The Next Two F1 Races Will Likely Have The Smallest Grid Since 2005

Cars are en route to Austin for the United States Grand Prix, and per Bernie Ecclestone, two teams are missing from the shipment: Caterham and Marussia. Only nine teams and eighteen cars will make the USGP the smallest Formula One grid since 2005. » 10/25/14 11:07am 10/25/14 11:07am

F1 Champs Mercedes Troll F1 Losers Ferrari

Mercedes AMG Petronas won the 2014 Formula 1 Constructors' Championship last weekend at the Russian Grand Prix, but Scuderia Ferrari says they will be back. » 10/16/14 8:40am 10/16/14 8:40am

Bernie Ecclestone Thinks Putin Could Rule Europe or America

In an interview with Russian news outlet Vedomosti, Bernie Ecclestone claims, "I have never encountered corruption in Russia." Why, Bernie is so impressed with Putin's leadership abilities that he thinks Putin could lead a few other places, too. » 10/11/14 12:05pm 10/11/14 12:05pm

FIA: Jules Bianchi And Adrian Sutil Crashed Because Of Same Water Patch

The FIA released several more details concerning the crash which injured Formula One driver Jules Bianchi today during a press conference for the Russian Grand Prix. » 10/10/14 5:25pm 10/10/14 5:25pm

Jules Bianchi Remains In 'Critical But Stable' Condition After Crash

The family of injured Formula One Racer Jules Bianchi has released a statement today, naming the specific injury incurred and thanking motorsports fans worldwide for their outpouring of support. » 10/07/14 12:12pm 10/07/14 12:12pm

First Video Of Jules Bianchi Crash Shows How Violent The Impact Was

After seeing the first video of Jules Bianchi's horrible crash at Suzuka, we're surprised he wasn't killed on impact. Yes, it is that bad. And we're very glad he wasn't, of course. Our fingers are still very crossed for his recovery. » 10/06/14 11:10am 10/06/14 11:10am

​Niki Lauda Thinks Modern F1 Cars Are Bullshit

We want a better Formula 1. Cars at the cutting edge of technology and freakishly skilled drivers to manhandle them. We're not alone. And Niki Lauda has some ideas. » 10/04/14 3:02pm 10/04/14 3:02pm

[Despite a season plagued with fierce inter- and intra-team rivalries, Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel find some time to share a lighthearted moment on the podium at the Singapore Grand Prix. Or, at least, Hamilton does. Photo via Getty Images.] » 9/21/14 4:30pm 9/21/14 4:30pm

Enjoy a full F1 Race on Board of a V12 Ferrari

What's better than watching an F1 race on TV and only slightly worse than witnessing it live? A full race on board with natural V12 noise, of course. » 9/05/14 12:01pm 9/05/14 12:01pm

Here’s How a Flawless $300,000 Diamond Was Lost In an F1 Car Crash


If you spend enough time writing on the Internet, you'll eventually be accused of creating a "clickbait" headline. You know what I'm talking about: the headline mentions a revolutionary new advancement in modern technology, something that will change our lives forever, a feat of engineering that will alter the course… » 9/03/14 3:30pm 9/03/14 3:30pm