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Jonathan Noble
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Jonathan Noble

Jonathan Noble is Motorsport.com’s Formula 1 editor. Having graduated from University of Sussex Jonathan worked for sports news agency Collings Sports reporting on F1, F3, touring cars and other sports, with articles appearing in The Daily Telegraph, The Independent, Reuters, Autosport and other publications. In 1999 he moved to Haymarket Publishing to become a senior editor at Autosport Special Projects, and one year later he became Autosport’s grand prix editor. In 2015 he moved to Motorsport Network, becoming the F1 editor for Motorsport.com. He is also a member of the Guild of Motoring Writers, and sits on the FIA Media Council.

Jonathan has won multiple awards for journalism - in 1991 he was the winner of the Guild of Motoring Writers’ Sir William Lyons’ Award for young journalists, in 2010 he was awarded the Outstanding Individual accolade for consumer journalism in the Haymarket wards, in 2011 he won Haymarket’s Scoop of the Year, and in 2018 he was awarded a prestigious Medaglia d’Oro at the Lorenzo Bandini Awards for his contribution to F1 journalism.

Latest articles by Jonathan Noble

What's next for Red Bull F1 after Horner investigation all-clear

What's next for Red Bull F1 after Horner investigation all-clear

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Bahrain GP

What's next for Red Bull F1 after Horner investigation all-clear What's next for Red Bull F1 after Horner investigation all-clear

F1 team boss Horner cleared of wrongdoing in Red Bull investigation

F1 team boss Horner cleared of wrongdoing in Red Bull investigation

Formula 1
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F1 team boss Horner cleared of wrongdoing in Red Bull investigation F1 team boss Horner cleared of wrongdoing in Red Bull investigation

Ocon admits Alpine could be at back of F1 grid

Ocon admits Alpine could be at back of F1 grid

Formula 1
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Bahrain GP

Ocon admits Alpine could be at back of F1 grid Ocon admits Alpine could be at back of F1 grid

Horner on way to Bahrain as decision looms on his F1 future

Horner on way to Bahrain as decision looms on his F1 future

Formula 1
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Bahrain GP

Horner on way to Bahrain as decision looms on his F1 future Horner on way to Bahrain as decision looms on his F1 future

Red Bull wary of F1 rivals' "very interesting" upgrades

Red Bull wary of F1 rivals' "very interesting" upgrades

Formula 1
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Red Bull wary of F1 rivals' "very interesting" upgrades Red Bull wary of F1 rivals' "very interesting" upgrades

Alpine rules out F1 test for Mick Schumacher

Alpine rules out F1 test for Mick Schumacher

Formula 1
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Alpine rules out F1 test for Mick Schumacher Alpine rules out F1 test for Mick Schumacher

Sauber surprised others did not switch to “quicker” F1 pull-rod suspension

Sauber surprised others did not switch to “quicker” F1 pull-rod suspension

Formula 1
Formula 1

Sauber surprised others did not switch to “quicker” F1 pull-rod suspension Sauber surprised others did not switch to “quicker” F1 pull-rod suspension

F1 warned of consequences if customer parts are banned

F1 warned of consequences if customer parts are banned

Formula 1
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F1 warned of consequences if customer parts are banned F1 warned of consequences if customer parts are banned

Why progress, not early form, is all that matters for Alpine F1 boss

Why progress, not early form, is all that matters for Alpine F1 boss

Formula 1
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Pre-Season Test

Why progress, not early form, is all that matters for Alpine F1 boss Why progress, not early form, is all that matters for Alpine F1 boss

RB rules out Faenza F1 factory move despite new Milton Keynes facility

RB rules out Faenza F1 factory move despite new Milton Keynes facility

Formula 1
Formula 1

RB rules out Faenza F1 factory move despite new Milton Keynes facility RB rules out Faenza F1 factory move despite new Milton Keynes facility

Livery rules or new technology? What F1 needs to get its colour back again

Livery rules or new technology? What F1 needs to get its colour back again

Formula 1
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Livery rules or new technology? What F1 needs to get its colour back again Livery rules or new technology? What F1 needs to get its colour back again

Why Red Bull had to ignore its emotions in adopting Mercedes F1 ideas

Why Red Bull had to ignore its emotions in adopting Mercedes F1 ideas

Formula 1
Formula 1

Why Red Bull had to ignore its emotions in adopting Mercedes F1 ideas Why Red Bull had to ignore its emotions in adopting Mercedes F1 ideas

“Frustrated” Ford demands urgent resolution to Red Bull's Horner investigation

“Frustrated” Ford demands urgent resolution to Red Bull's Horner investigation

Formula 1
Formula 1

“Frustrated” Ford demands urgent resolution to Red Bull's Horner investigation “Frustrated” Ford demands urgent resolution to Red Bull's Horner investigation

Haas F1 car no longer plagued by “nasty” characteristics

Haas F1 car no longer plagued by “nasty” characteristics

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

Haas F1 car no longer plagued by “nasty” characteristics Haas F1 car no longer plagued by “nasty” characteristics

Why the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance controversy is not going to disappear

Why the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance controversy is not going to disappear

Prime
Formula 1
Prime
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Pre-Season Test

Why the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance controversy is not going to disappear Why the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance controversy is not going to disappear

The Ferrari race sim offering clues to its Red Bull-beating potential

The Ferrari race sim offering clues to its Red Bull-beating potential

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

The Ferrari race sim offering clues to its Red Bull-beating potential The Ferrari race sim offering clues to its Red Bull-beating potential

Red Bull has shown it wants to “crush the competition”, says Ricciardo

Red Bull has shown it wants to “crush the competition”, says Ricciardo

Formula 1
Formula 1

Red Bull has shown it wants to “crush the competition”, says Ricciardo Red Bull has shown it wants to “crush the competition”, says Ricciardo

Hamilton: Mercedes not yet “where we want to be”

Hamilton: Mercedes not yet “where we want to be”

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

Hamilton: Mercedes not yet “where we want to be” Hamilton: Mercedes not yet “where we want to be”

Former Ferrari F1 boss Binotto to head new e-powertrain project

Former Ferrari F1 boss Binotto to head new e-powertrain project

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

Former Ferrari F1 boss Binotto to head new e-powertrain project Former Ferrari F1 boss Binotto to head new e-powertrain project

David Croft to miss first F1 races as Sky commentator

David Croft to miss first F1 races as Sky commentator

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

David Croft to miss first F1 races as Sky commentator David Croft to miss first F1 races as Sky commentator

Horner: Red Bull should be applauded, not criticised, over two-team ownership

Horner: Red Bull should be applauded, not criticised, over two-team ownership

Formula 1
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Pre-Season Test

Horner: Red Bull should be applauded, not criticised, over two-team ownership Horner: Red Bull should be applauded, not criticised, over two-team ownership

What is really fuelling McLaren’s concerns over the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance

What is really fuelling McLaren’s concerns over the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

What is really fuelling McLaren’s concerns over the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance What is really fuelling McLaren’s concerns over the Red Bull/RB F1 alliance

Russell: New Mercedes F1 car already ‘feels nicer’ to drive

Russell: New Mercedes F1 car already ‘feels nicer’ to drive

Formula 1
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Pre-Season Test

Russell: New Mercedes F1 car already ‘feels nicer’ to drive Russell: New Mercedes F1 car already ‘feels nicer’ to drive

Red Bull: Big money offer won’t tempt Verstappen to break contract

Red Bull: Big money offer won’t tempt Verstappen to break contract

Formula 1
Formula 1

Red Bull: Big money offer won’t tempt Verstappen to break contract Red Bull: Big money offer won’t tempt Verstappen to break contract

Williams sticks with 2023 Mercedes F1 pull-rod rear suspension

Williams sticks with 2023 Mercedes F1 pull-rod rear suspension

Formula 1
Formula 1
Pre-Season Test

Williams sticks with 2023 Mercedes F1 pull-rod rear suspension Williams sticks with 2023 Mercedes F1 pull-rod rear suspension

Red Bull unsure if it can make Mercedes-style F1 sidepods work

Red Bull unsure if it can make Mercedes-style F1 sidepods work

Formula 1
Formula 1

Red Bull unsure if it can make Mercedes-style F1 sidepods work Red Bull unsure if it can make Mercedes-style F1 sidepods work

Mercedes “jealousy” could trigger fascinating Hamilton dynamic, says Perez

Mercedes “jealousy” could trigger fascinating Hamilton dynamic, says Perez

Formula 1
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Mercedes “jealousy” could trigger fascinating Hamilton dynamic, says Perez Mercedes “jealousy” could trigger fascinating Hamilton dynamic, says Perez

Marko defends Red Bull for taking its time with Horner investigation

Marko defends Red Bull for taking its time with Horner investigation

Formula 1
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Marko defends Red Bull for taking its time with Horner investigation Marko defends Red Bull for taking its time with Horner investigation

Why Zandvoort Friday, not Hamilton F1 signing, was Ferrari’s relaunch moment

Why Zandvoort Friday, not Hamilton F1 signing, was Ferrari’s relaunch moment

Formula 1
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Why Zandvoort Friday, not Hamilton F1 signing, was Ferrari’s relaunch moment Why Zandvoort Friday, not Hamilton F1 signing, was Ferrari’s relaunch moment

Williams’ F1 2024 car appears at Bahrain shakedown

Williams’ F1 2024 car appears at Bahrain shakedown

Formula 1
Formula 1

Williams’ F1 2024 car appears at Bahrain shakedown Williams’ F1 2024 car appears at Bahrain shakedown

How Mercedes F1 team looks to have resolved one of Hamilton’s bugbears

How Mercedes F1 team looks to have resolved one of Hamilton’s bugbears

Formula 1
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How Mercedes F1 team looks to have resolved one of Hamilton’s bugbears How Mercedes F1 team looks to have resolved one of Hamilton’s bugbears

F1 hopes Horner investigation is completed at “earliest opportunity”

F1 hopes Horner investigation is completed at “earliest opportunity”

Formula 1
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F1 hopes Horner investigation is completed at “earliest opportunity” F1 hopes Horner investigation is completed at “earliest opportunity”

Rosberg and Vettel F1 comebacks not an option for Mercedes

Rosberg and Vettel F1 comebacks not an option for Mercedes

Formula 1
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Rosberg and Vettel F1 comebacks not an option for Mercedes Rosberg and Vettel F1 comebacks not an option for Mercedes

Red Bull insists it isn't baiting with Mercedes-style RB20 solutions

Red Bull insists it isn't baiting with Mercedes-style RB20 solutions

Formula 1
Formula 1
Red Bull Racing launch

Red Bull insists it isn't baiting with Mercedes-style RB20 solutions Red Bull insists it isn't baiting with Mercedes-style RB20 solutions

Horner admits investigation has been a "distraction" for Red Bull F1 team

Horner admits investigation has been a "distraction" for Red Bull F1 team

Formula 1
Formula 1
Red Bull Racing launch

Horner admits investigation has been a "distraction" for Red Bull F1 team Horner admits investigation has been a "distraction" for Red Bull F1 team

Leclerc knew of Ferrari’s Hamilton plan before signing new contract

Leclerc knew of Ferrari’s Hamilton plan before signing new contract

Formula 1
Formula 1

Leclerc knew of Ferrari’s Hamilton plan before signing new contract Leclerc knew of Ferrari’s Hamilton plan before signing new contract

Top speed boost and "reassuring" rear end key gains for Mercedes W15 F1 car

Top speed boost and "reassuring" rear end key gains for Mercedes W15 F1 car

Formula 1
Formula 1
Mercedes launch

Top speed boost and "reassuring" rear end key gains for Mercedes W15 F1 car Top speed boost and "reassuring" rear end key gains for Mercedes W15 F1 car

McLaren launch image trickery points to its 2024 F1 car secrets

McLaren launch image trickery points to its 2024 F1 car secrets

Formula 1
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McLaren launch

McLaren launch image trickery points to its 2024 F1 car secrets McLaren launch image trickery points to its 2024 F1 car secrets

Ferrari rejected Red Bull-style F1 suspension switch for own “innovation”

Ferrari rejected Red Bull-style F1 suspension switch for own “innovation”

Formula 1
Formula 1

Ferrari rejected Red Bull-style F1 suspension switch for own “innovation” Ferrari rejected Red Bull-style F1 suspension switch for own “innovation”

Leclerc: Initial feeling of Ferrari SF-24 "healthier" compared to 2023 F1 car

Leclerc: Initial feeling of Ferrari SF-24 "healthier" compared to 2023 F1 car

Formula 1
Formula 1
Ferrari launch

Leclerc: Initial feeling of Ferrari SF-24 "healthier" compared to 2023 F1 car Leclerc: Initial feeling of Ferrari SF-24 "healthier" compared to 2023 F1 car

Ferrari pursues new rear wing approach to close down Red Bull's DRS advantage

Ferrari pursues new rear wing approach to close down Red Bull's DRS advantage

Formula 1
Formula 1
Ferrari launch

Ferrari pursues new rear wing approach to close down Red Bull's DRS advantage Ferrari pursues new rear wing approach to close down Red Bull's DRS advantage

Red Bull's 2024 F1 car appears for first time in spy pictures

Red Bull's 2024 F1 car appears for first time in spy pictures

Formula 1
Formula 1

Red Bull's 2024 F1 car appears for first time in spy pictures Red Bull's 2024 F1 car appears for first time in spy pictures

Ferrari reveals its 2024 Formula 1 car, the SF-24

Ferrari reveals its 2024 Formula 1 car, the SF-24

Formula 1
Formula 1
Ferrari launch

Ferrari reveals its 2024 Formula 1 car, the SF-24 Ferrari reveals its 2024 Formula 1 car, the SF-24

FIA appoints new technical director

FIA appoints new technical director

Formula 1
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FIA appoints new technical director FIA appoints new technical director

"Surprising" medical tests make Alonso think he could race in F1 until he is 50

"Surprising" medical tests make Alonso think he could race in F1 until he is 50

Formula 1
Formula 1
Aston Martin launch

"Surprising" medical tests make Alonso think he could race in F1 until he is 50 "Surprising" medical tests make Alonso think he could race in F1 until he is 50

Red Bull F1 team is "absolutely beatable", says Aston Martin

Red Bull F1 team is "absolutely beatable", says Aston Martin

Formula 1
Formula 1
Aston Martin launch

Red Bull F1 team is "absolutely beatable", says Aston Martin Red Bull F1 team is "absolutely beatable", says Aston Martin

The Aston Martin tweak that confirms a key part of the Mercedes F1 revolution

The Aston Martin tweak that confirms a key part of the Mercedes F1 revolution

Formula 1
Formula 1
Aston Martin launch

The Aston Martin tweak that confirms a key part of the Mercedes F1 revolution The Aston Martin tweak that confirms a key part of the Mercedes F1 revolution

Aston Martin reveals “strong evolution” for revamped AMR24 F1 2024 car

Aston Martin reveals “strong evolution” for revamped AMR24 F1 2024 car

Formula 1
Formula 1
Aston Martin launch

Aston Martin reveals “strong evolution” for revamped AMR24 F1 2024 car Aston Martin reveals “strong evolution” for revamped AMR24 F1 2024 car

How under-the-skin changes can help Alpine overcome F1 engine deficit

How under-the-skin changes can help Alpine overcome F1 engine deficit

Formula 1
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How under-the-skin changes can help Alpine overcome F1 engine deficit How under-the-skin changes can help Alpine overcome F1 engine deficit

Failed crash tests proof of Alpine's ambitions, says its F1 chief

Failed crash tests proof of Alpine's ambitions, says its F1 chief

Formula 1
Formula 1
Alpine launch

Failed crash tests proof of Alpine's ambitions, says its F1 chief Failed crash tests proof of Alpine's ambitions, says its F1 chief

RB reveals its new VCARB 01 Formula 1 car

RB reveals its new VCARB 01 Formula 1 car

Formula 1
Formula 1
RB launch

RB reveals its new VCARB 01 Formula 1 car RB reveals its new VCARB 01 Formula 1 car

Hamilton ‘non-poaching’ clause set to prevent key Mercedes F1 departures

Hamilton ‘non-poaching’ clause set to prevent key Mercedes F1 departures

Formula 1
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Hamilton ‘non-poaching’ clause set to prevent key Mercedes F1 departures Hamilton ‘non-poaching’ clause set to prevent key Mercedes F1 departures

Hamilton Ferrari F1 talks "kept secret" for a while, says Gasly

Hamilton Ferrari F1 talks "kept secret" for a while, says Gasly

Formula 1
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Hamilton Ferrari F1 talks "kept secret" for a while, says Gasly Hamilton Ferrari F1 talks "kept secret" for a while, says Gasly

The painful decision that Hamilton’s Ferrari F1 move has helped Mercedes avoid

The painful decision that Hamilton’s Ferrari F1 move has helped Mercedes avoid

Prime
Formula 1
Prime
Formula 1

The painful decision that Hamilton’s Ferrari F1 move has helped Mercedes avoid The painful decision that Hamilton’s Ferrari F1 move has helped Mercedes avoid

Sainz admits losing Ferrari F1 seat to Hamilton “not the best feeling”

Sainz admits losing Ferrari F1 seat to Hamilton “not the best feeling”

Formula 1
Formula 1

Sainz admits losing Ferrari F1 seat to Hamilton “not the best feeling” Sainz admits losing Ferrari F1 seat to Hamilton “not the best feeling”

Renault: Andretti engine talks won't resume until it gains F1 entry

Renault: Andretti engine talks won't resume until it gains F1 entry

Formula 1
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Alpine launch

Renault: Andretti engine talks won't resume until it gains F1 entry Renault: Andretti engine talks won't resume until it gains F1 entry

What Sauber sees in its ’inside-out, back-to-front’ pull-rod F1 suspension

What Sauber sees in its ’inside-out, back-to-front’ pull-rod F1 suspension

Formula 1
Formula 1
Sauber F1 Team launch

What Sauber sees in its ’inside-out, back-to-front’ pull-rod F1 suspension What Sauber sees in its ’inside-out, back-to-front’ pull-rod F1 suspension

Horner to face Red Bull hearing on Friday

Horner to face Red Bull hearing on Friday

Formula 1
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Horner to face Red Bull hearing on Friday Horner to face Red Bull hearing on Friday

Red Bull unsure if "third evolution" RB20 F1 car will be good enough

Red Bull unsure if "third evolution" RB20 F1 car will be good enough

Formula 1
Formula 1

Red Bull unsure if "third evolution" RB20 F1 car will be good enough Red Bull unsure if "third evolution" RB20 F1 car will be good enough

Red Bull launches investigation following F1 boss Horner allegations

Red Bull launches investigation following F1 boss Horner allegations

Formula 1
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Red Bull launches investigation following F1 boss Horner allegations Red Bull launches investigation following F1 boss Horner allegations

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