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Red Bull Ring ELMS: G-Drive scores second straight win

G-Drive Racing scored a second successive European Le Mans Series victory at the Red Bull Ring after a race-long strategic battle with Duqueine Engineeering in wet/dry conditions.

Red Bull Ring ELMS: Chatin takes pole for IDEC Sport

Paul-Loup Chatin scored IDEC Sport’s second pole position of the 2018 European Le Mans Series season by just 0.019 seconds during qualifying for the Red Bull Ring round on Saturday.

Ogier set for Red Bull Ring DTM debut

World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier is set to contest September’s Red Bull Ring DTM round in a Mercedes, has learned.

Strategy Report: How disruption turned Austrian GP on its head

James Allen analyses the Austrian Grand Prix, as Red Bull took full advantage of a Virtual Safety Car, and Mercedes fluffed its strategic lines.

Mercedes checks for "unknown gremlins" after double failure

Mercedes is still checking for "unknown gremlins" from Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas's Austrian Grand Prix failures that could cause future penalties.

Grosjean relieved to stop "negative spiral"

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says his drive to fourth in the Austrian Grand Prix has stopped a “negative spiral” of incidents and tough races.

Verstappen showed "champion's quality" in Austria win

Red Bull motorsport chief Helmut Marko says Max Verstappen showed “champion’s quality” in his drive to victory in Formula 1's Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP statistics: Force India's 2018 first double points finish

All important statistics and figures from the Austrian Grand Prix, won by Red Bull Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen.

Austrian GP: Best of team radio

Relive the Austrian Grand Prix with selected radio messages from the Formula 1 race, including the qualifying exchange between Red Bull and its drivers over slipstreaming.

Sainz says blistering made Renault car "undriveable"

Carlos Sainz said he found his Renault "undriveable" for much of the Austrian GP as he struck blistering issues – and the Spaniard says that his team must find a solution for its tyre issues.

Ferrari team orders would've been "brutal" - Wolff

Ferrari would have been "brutal" had it switched Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel's places with team orders in the Austrian Grand Prix, says Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff.

Pirelli surprised by tyre blistering in Austria

Pirelli says the tyre blistering that affected many drivers in the Austrian GP came as a surprise – despite it being an issue at the Red Bull Ring in the past.

Austrian Grand Prix driver ratings

Top marks in Austria for two drivers who were under huge pressure not so long ago, while one of the year's multiple race winners let himself down with a below-par weekend and some baffling antics.

Mercedes backs strategist Vowles after Austrian GP mistake

Mercedes F1 boss Toto Wolff has defended the team's Formula 1 strategist James Vowles after the decision not to pit Lewis Hamilton under the virtual safety car in the Austrian Grand Prix.

How Mercedes outdid its own Armageddon

No wonder Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff compared Austria 2018 to Spain '16 - it was another descent from total control to total wipeout, the fall less sudden than at Barcelona two years ago but more costly for the team's title hopes.

Force India "proud" with double points in "challenging" 200th race

Force India scored a double points finish in its 200th Formula 1 outing in Austria, with Esteban Ocon leading teammate Sergio Perez.

F1 Debrief: Verstappen’s cute tactic, Merc’s pain and silly season latest

Good morning. After a run of fairly uneventful Formula 1 races, the Austrian GP served us up a thriller as Max Verstappen showed maturity beyond his years, Ferrari got a title hopes boost and Mercedes had its most painful day of the modern era.

Austrian GP: Top photos from the race's selection of Formula 1 photos from the Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP: Post-race press conference

DRIVERS: Max VERSTAPPEN (Red Bull Racing), Kimi RÄIKKÖNEN (Ferrari), Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari).

Stroll hit with penalty for holding up Perez

Lance Stroll has been docked 10 seconds in the Austrian GP results and given three penalty points for failing to obey blue flags when running ahead of Sergio Perez in the closing laps.

Mercedes explains Hamilton VSC strategy mistake

Toto Wolff has explained Mercedes' thought process that led to the ultimately erroneous decision not to bring Lewis Hamilton into the pits during an Austrian Grand Prix virtual safety car.

Verstappen engine turned down after Ricciardo failure

Red Bull turned down Max Verstappen's Renault Formula 1 engine during the Austrian Grand Prix as it feared the race winner may suffer a repeat of Daniel Ricciardo's retirement.

Gasly: Vandoorne hit left me in "rallycross" race

Pierre Gasly says his clash with Stoffel Vandoorne at the start of the Austrian Grand Prix meant his race was more like "rallycross than Formula 1".

Raikkonen: Verstappen and I did well not to crash

Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen says he and Max Verstappen did well not to crash in their wheel-banging tussle on the opening lap of the Austrian Grand Prix.

Hamilton: Mercedes "can't afford to throw away points" like this

Lewis Hamilton says his Mercedes Formula 1 team “can't afford to throw away points” the way it did in the Austrian Grand Prix.

Red Bull reveals tactic that helped Verstappen win

Max Verstappen's "cute" tactic of backing off through the final two corners at the Red Bull Ring has been singled out by his team as a key factor in his brilliant victory in the Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP: Verstappen wins as Mercedes self-destructs

Max Verstappen claimed a shock first win of the 2018 Formula 1 season at Red Bull's home race as Mercedes' challenge imploded in a dramatic Austrian Grand Prix.

Verstappen's Village visit gave him “goosebumps”

Max Verstappen says a visit to his fan village “gave me goosebumps”, as his adoring fans went wild for their hero on Saturday night.

Red Bull Ring F2: Safety car wrecks Maini's promising weekend

Arjun Maini was in for a strong result in the Austrian Formula 2 round, but an ill-timed safety car left him without points.

Hartley to start last after "tactical" engine change

Brendon Hartley will start at the back of the grid for the second consecutive Formula 1 race after Honda made a "tactical" engine change ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix.

Red Bull Ring F2: Markelov wins from charging Russell

Renault junior Artem Markelov took a lights-to-flag win in Formula 2's Red Bull Ring sprint race as George Russell took the championship lead after an impressive charge to second.

Force India drivers hurt by upgrade package delay

Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez agree that Force India has been hurt by the delay to an upgrade package that was due for the Austrian Grand Prix. 

Red Bull Ring GP3: Hughes victorious after start drama

Jake Hughes outduelled Pedro Piquet for victory in the Red Bull Ring GP3 sprint race, as the top three drivers on the grid collided at Turn 1.

Rivals "shocked" by Haas' Red Bull-beating pace

Formula 1’s midfield teams were shocked by how fast Haas was in Austrian Grand Prix qualifying after Romain Grosjean split the Red Bulls.

Austrian GP: Top photos from Saturday's selection of Formula 1 photos from FP3 and qualifying of the Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP: F1 tech updates, direct from the garages

As Formula 1 gets set to race in Austria, Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images reveal the all-important technical updates on show in the Red Bull Ring pitlane.

Leclerc: Suspension failure triggered gearbox penalty

Charles Leclerc has revealed that the grid penalty he was handed for needing a new gearbox at the Austrian Grand Prix was triggered by a suspension failure.

Renault drivers didn't notice new qualifying engine mode

Renault's Formula 1 drivers have played down the impact of the new high-power engine mode used in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP: Post-qualifying press conference

DRIVERS: Valtteri BOTTAS (Mercedes), Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes), Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari).

Vettel handed grid penalty for impeding Sainz

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel has been penalised for impeding Carlos Sainz during the second segment of qualifying for Formula 1's Austrian Grand Prix.

Red Bull Ring F2: Russell wins to cut Norris' points lead

Mercedes Formula 1 junior George Russell scored a comfortable Formula 2 feature race win in Austria to close in on championship leader Lando Norris.

Ricciardo: I should've raised qualifying worry sooner

Daniel Ricciardo admits he should have raised his concerns about the Red Bull Formula 1 team's Austrian Grand Prix qualifying plan before the session, after his disagreement with Max Verstappen.

Vettel pinpoints deficit to upgraded Mercedes

Sebastian Vettel believes Ferrari trailed Formula 1 rival Mercedes in both straightline speed and through fast corners in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix.

Horner says "nothing to explain" over slipstreaming row

Red Bull boss Christian Horner says he does not understand Daniel Ricciardo's complaints over Max Verstappen about their qualifying tactics at the Austrian Grand Prix.

Ricciardo says Verstappen qualifying tactics not "fair"

Daniel Ricciardo says teammate Max Verstappen did not play "fair" in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix after refusing to help give him a slipstream.

Austrian GP: Bottas beats Hamilton to pole by 0.019s

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas claimed his first pole position of the 2018 Formula 1 season in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP: Vettel on top in FP3, Verstappen hits trouble

Sebastian Vettel was fastest in final practice for the Austrian Grand Prix as Ferrari overhauled Formula 1 rival Mercedes ahead of qualifying at the Red Bull Ring.

Red Bull Ring GP3: Ilott wins as Mazepin hits Hubert

Ferrari junior Callum Ilott took a lights-to-flag win in the Red Bull Ring feature race, as well as the GP3 points lead, as erstwhile leader Anthoine Hubert was sent into a spin by Nikita Mazepin.

F2 resorts to rolling starts due to clutch problems

The Red Bull Ring and Silverstone Formula 2 races will have rolling starts behind the safety car in a bid to combat problems the series has had with its car’s tricky clutch.

F1's inconsistent kerbs create "incentive" to damage cars - Perez

Sergio Perez has blamed a lack of consistency in the way track limits are policed for encouraging drivers to run over the aggressive kerbs that have caused trouble again at the Austrian Grand Prix.

How Mercedes has given Ferrari new reason to fear

Lewis Hamilton joked that he wanted Mercedes' huge Austrian Grand Prix upgrades to "frighten" Ferrari and Red Bull. That may well have been what the champion team achieved in Austria on a commanding Friday.

Mercedes more "stable" with Austria upgrade

Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas have both praised the latest upgrade package for the W09 after they topped the times on Friday in Austria.

Haas: Unsafe release response showed new system working

The Haas Formula 1 team feels its fast response to Kevin Magnussen's unsafe release during Austrian Grand Prix practice shows it has improved since the pitstop disaster it suffered in Melbourne.

Red Bull Ring GP3: Ferrari's Ilott takes maiden pole

Ferrari Formula 1 junior Callum Ilott scored his first GP3 pole position and a first of the season for ART Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring.

Red Bull Ring F2: Russell beats Carlin pair to pole

Mercedes Formula 1 junior George Russell took a second Formula 2 pole in a row at the Red Bull Ring, reducing Lando Norris’s points lead to single digits.

Verstappen ran with "cut" floor in Austrian GP practice

Max Verstappen completed Friday practice for the Austrian Grand Prix with a "cut" floor on his Red Bull Formula 1 car after morning problems.

Maini gets replacement engine at Red Bull Ring

Formula 2 has replaced Haas development driver Arjun Maini’s engine for qualifying at the Red Bull Ring after a fault was found with his existing unit in free practice.

Austrian GP: Hamilton, Bottas keep Mercedes on top in FP2

Lewis Hamilton headed a Mercedes one-two on the debut of the car's heavily-upgraded aerodynamic package in Friday's second Formula 1 free practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix.

Red Bull Ring F2: Russell sets practice pace

Mercedes Formula 1 junior George Russell led the way in free practice for the Formula 2 round at the Red Bull Ring.

Austrian GP: Hamilton leads Mercedes 1-2 in FP1

Lewis Hamilton led a 1-2 for the Mercedes Formula 1 team in the opening practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix.