Hamilton takes Abu Dhabi pole as Ferrari mess up final timed lap

Lewis Hamilton takes superb pole position at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as Ferrari appear to mistime setting their final laps. Source: BBC F1

2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix grid | 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton leads the provisional grid for the 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Source: F1 Fanatic

Official: Toro Rosso’s name change to Alpha Tauri confirmed | 2020 F1 season

Toro Rosso’s change of names to Alpha Tauri for the 2020 F1 season has been confirmed. Source: F1 Fanatic

Startups Weekly: Chinese investors double down on African startups

Startups Weekly: Chinese investors double down on African startups
Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I wrote about Airbnb’s issues. Before that, I noted Uber’s new “money” team. Remember, you can send me tips, suggestions and ...

F1 set for partial engine development freeze

While major new technical regulations will be introduced after next season they focus on the car itself, with the V6 turbo-hybrid formula that was introduced in 2014 remaining in place for the next rules cycle.The four manufacturers – Mercedes, Ferrari, Honda and Renault – successfully argued against dropping the MGU-H as had originally been considered, ...

Abu Dhabi GP: Verstappen edges Mercedes duo in FP3

The Red Bull driver improved with less than five minutes to go to deny Mercedes a one-two in FP3, heading Lewis Hamilton by 0.074s and Valtteri Bottas by 0.089s.Ferrari was less competitive in terms of outright pace, as neither of its drivers lapped within four tenths of Verstappen’s benchmark, but used medium tyres instead of ...

Abu Dhabi GP: Qualifying as it happened

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Warning! Contains Vettel, and other things which made F1 2019… eventful

Sebastian Vettel’s racing, Lando Norris’ sense of humour and… Sebastian Vettel’s racing entertained us no end this season. Source: BBC F1

Kubica: Car “never felt so good” – until second practice | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Car “never felt so good” until second practice – Kubica • F1 launched perfume range • Magnussen hopes Grosjean wasn’t fast because of floor Source: F1 Fanatic

Raghunathan has enough penalty points for second ban of 2019 after “extremely dangerous” error | Formula 2

Formula 2 driver Mahaveer Raghunathan has collected enough penalty points to earn his second ban of the 2019 season following an incident the stewards called “extremely dangerous”. Source: F1 Fanatic