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My job in F1: Pirelli race engineer

There are people you don't see on TV, but who help the F1 circus to deliver the show. In this series, Motorsport.com looks at some of the unseen but important figures from the sport. Here is the story of Manuel Munoz, the chief race engineer for Pirelli.

Senna had Williams contract ready to sign for 1992

Ayrton Senna had a contract with Williams ready to sign for the 1992 Formula 1 season, but remained at McLaren due to his loyalty to Honda, it has been revealed.

My job in F1: The head of communications

There are people you don't see on TV, but who help the Formula 1 circus to perform the show. Here, Motorsport.com brings you their story. This week it’s Fabiana Valenti, the head of communications at Scuderia AlphaTauri.

Kubica wrong to think BMW favoured me, says Heidfeld

Former Formula 1 driver Nick Heidfeld believes it was wrong of his BMW Sauber teammate Robert Kubica to suggest BMW favoured the German during their time together at the team.

My job in F1: The helmet manager

There are people fans don't see on TV, but who help the F1 circus to perform the show. Motorsport.com brings you their personal stories. Here, we speak to Michael Aumento, the manager of Bell helmets.

My job in F1: Raikkonen's race engineer

There are people fans don't see on TV, but who help the F1 circus to perform the show. In a new series, Motorsport.com brings you their personal stories. Here, we speak to Julien Simon-Chautemps, Kimi Raikkonen's race engineer.

Baku GP set to be postponed imminently

The start of the 2020 Formula 1 season looks set for even more delay with Baku expected to announce on Monday that it is postponing its grand prix.

De la Rosa knew Hamilton would be a "problem" after two runs

Lewis Hamilton took just two runs of his debut Formula 1 test at Silverstone to show his rivals he was going to be a "massive problem", former teammate Pedro de la Rosa has revealed.

Kubica says Alfa still has "something in the pocket"

Robert Kubica says there is more to come from the Alfa Romero Formula 1 team after he topped the first day of the second test in Barcelona.

DAS will not be allowed in F1 in 2021

The FIA will only allow Formula 1 teams to run Dual Axis Steering (DAS) systems until the end of 2020, with the device having been already outlawed from the start of 2021.

Gasly felt he had to disprove 'bullshit' claims about driving

Pierre Gasly says he needed to use the same fighting spirit that had helped him get in to Formula 1 to disprove 'bullshit' claims that he had forgotten how to drive last year.

Gasly felt like he was in "Hollywood movie" last year

Pierre Gasly felt he was in a Hollywood movie at times last year as he experienced an incredible season of highs and lows in Formula 1.

Contract stability allowed Sainz to show a "new Carlos"

Carlos Sainz says having a longer contract with McLaren has given him the chance to show what he is really capable of during the 2019 Formula 1 season.

How Sainz's "Smooth Operator" running joke came about

McLaren Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz has explained why his “Smooth Operator” messages from the 1984 song by Sade became a recurring joke in 2019.

Kubica: 2011 shows I can't rule out another F1 return

Robert Kubica believes he may yet return to the Formula 1 grid in the future, but accepts he has "no control" over whether another chance will present itself.

Russia GP chiefs confident sporting ban will not impact F1 race

Russian Grand Prix officials are confident that the future of the race is not under threat, despite a global ban on the country hosting major sporting events.

Honda's "big step forward" main factor in Toro Rosso gains

Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has credited Honda with the uplift in form that his team has enjoyed in recent races.

Sainz's Brazilian Grand Prix podium confirmed

Carlos Sainz's first Formula 1 podium and McLaren's first in five years is secure, after the FIA looked into alleged illegal DRS use in the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Opinion: F1 needs new points system for more title deciders

Lewis Hamilton won the 2019 title with two races to spare, continuing Formula 1's drought of title deciders. The series would be justified in tweaking its points system to help matters.

Kvyat: Verdicts like Hulkenberg clash penalty "killing the sport"

Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver Daniil Kvyat was "very upset" about his penalty in the Mexican Grand Prix, as he hit out at FIA stewards for "killing the sport".

Grosjean: Illegal Renault system in use since 2015

The Renault braking system deemed illegal by the FIA was in use as early as the 2015 Belgian Grand Prix in the team’s previous guise as Lotus, claims Romain Grosjean.

Norris "more unhappy" with Albon after reviewing clash

Lando Norris admits he's "more unhappy" with Formula 1 rival Alex Albon's Japanese Grand Prix lunge after reviewing footage, as he feels the Red Bull racer deserved a penalty after all.

Racing Point's lack of progress hard to deal with, says Perez

Sergio Perez says the biggest disappointment of 2019 for him has been the lack of improvement that Racing Point has made throughout the season.

Hulkenberg plight shows "sad" driver market reality - Perez

Nico Hulkenberg's failure to land a Formula 1 seat for 2020 would be proof of how "sad" the sport has become in not letting talent shine through, reckons his former teammate Sergio Perez.