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Alonso ready to fight on two fronts

Fernando Alonso faces the busiest year of any Formula One driver but the Spaniard has played down fears he could be spreading himself too thin by competing in two world championships at once. The 36-year-old gets one campaign started next week when he lines up for McLaren at the Australian Grand

McLaren have a new look for the 2018 Formula 1 season

Former champions McLaren showed their true colours on Friday with a new papaya orange and blue Formula One car they hope will take them back up the starting grid after three nightmare years with Honda. The MCL33 is the team’s first to be powered by Renault, the manufacturer whose engines took

Fernando Alonso: Lewis Hamilton title win too easy

Despite a difficult race in Mexico, Lewis Hamilton cruised to an "easy" championship win in 2017, this acoording to Fernando Alonso. The Mclaren Driver put up a strong fight against the Briton's Mercedes on Sunday as Hamilton battled through the pack after a first-lap puncture. "I think Lewis now knows how good

Fernando Alonso to contest Daytona 24 Hours in January

Fernando Alonso will contest the 2018 Daytona 24 Hours with McLaren boss Zak Brown's United Autosports team. The race, set to held next January 27-28, will mark Alonso's second appearance at an iconic American race in less than a year, following his participation in the 2017 Indy 500, and his debut

Malaysia GP Practice Two: Ferrari on top but Mercedes struggle

Sebastian Vettel headed a commanding Ferrari one-two as Mercedes struggled in a dramatic Practice Two session at the Malaysia GP. In a session of unexpected contrasts at Sepang, Vettel set the pace by 0.6s from team-mate Kimi Raikkonen as world championship leaders Mercedes were also outpaced by both Red Bulls and,

Sergio Perez wary of McLaren improvement with Renault in 2018

Sergio Perez admits he is concerned about McLaren moving back ahead of Force India in 2018 following their link-up with Renault. McLaren have suffered three years of painful underperformance with the Honda power unit and the former world champions are currently second bottom of the Constructors' Championship. However, there is a widely

McLaren confirm Honda split and sign three-year Renault deal

McLaren have confirmed they will split from much-maligned engine suppliers Honda and be powered by Renault from the 2018 season. The divorce of one of Formula 1's most famous team-engine relationships has been predicted with increasing intensity throughout a catastrophic 2017 campaign and will bring to an end a three-year partnership

Red Bull to split with Renault at end of 2018 season

Red Bull are set to split with engine partner Renault at the end of the 2018 Formula 1 season, multiple sources have told BBC Sport. Renault have told Red Bull they no longer want to supply them after next season and while the move has not been officially confirmed, insiders say