Alan Baldwin

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20 Sep 2018 | 9:32 AM

Piquet would welcome Alonso to Formula E

LONDON (Reuters) - Brazilian Nelson Piquet junior says he would welcome former team mate Fernando Alonso in Formula E, should the double Formula One world champion be lured to electric racing in the future.

17 Sep 2018 | 9:38 PM

'Complete machine' Hamilton offers no comfort for Ferrari

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes won big in Singapore on Sunday and the signs are looking ominous for title rival Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari.

12 Sep 2018 | 9:04 PM

Williams feels the pain, still waiting for gain

LONDON (Reuters) - All pain and very little gain is the story of Williams' Formula One season so far, with the former champions last and with only seven points from 14 races ahead of Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.

11 Sep 2018 | 8:30 PM

Raikkonen to race on as Leclerc brings youth to Ferrari

LONDON (Reuters) - Kimi Raikkonen will not be going out of Formula One at the top, or even with a top team.

11 Sep 2018 | 6:14 PM

Leclerc to replace Raikkonen at Ferrari in 2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Monaco's 20-year-old rookie Charles Leclerc will replace Formula One veteran Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari next season in a seat swap with the Finnish 2007 world champion, who moves to Sauber.

11 Sep 2018 | 1:31 AM

Atherton adds another rainbow jersey to the birdcage

LONDON (Reuters) - Rachel Atherton once had "a bit of a dream" of taking up track cycling but, with five mountain bike downhill world championship golds and six World Cup titles won, she would do nothing different now.

7 Sep 2018 | 8:30 PM

Motor racing - Fans urge Ferrari to keep Raikkonen as decision awaited

LONDON (Reuters) - More than 20,000 Kimi Raikkonen fans have signed an online petition urging Ferrari to keep the Finnish Formula One driver for another year rather than replace him with rookie Charles Leclerc.

6 Sep 2018 | 10:00 PM

Young drivers pose a triple headache for Mercedes F1 boss

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One world champions Mercedes may have to rethink their junior programme if young drivers like Frenchman Esteban Ocon are unable to find a race seat, according to team boss Toto Wolff.

5 Sep 2018 | 11:54 PM

Formula One sees esports as an Olympic opportunity

LONDON (Reuters) - The icy wastes of Antarctica are more likely to host a Summer Games than Formula One ever becoming an Olympic medal event but the motor racing series believes esports could be a game-changer.

5 Sep 2018 | 5:04 AM

McLaren wary of comparisons between Norris and Hamilton

WOKING, England (Reuters) - British teenager Lando Norris will follow in the footsteps of Lewis Hamilton when he makes his Formula One race debut for McLaren next season, but the team are wary of too many comparisons.