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  1. Thursday 18 May 2017

  2. 11:20

    Horner: Newey visit 'a trip to the doctor'

    Christian Horner has compared Adrian Newey's appearance at last weekend's Spanish Grand Prix to "a trip to the doctor", as Red Bull attempts to get on terms…

  3. Wednesday 17 May 2017

  4. 07:42

    Carey: Ferrari gesture down to 'freedom'

    Formula 1 CEO Chase Carey reckons Ferrari inviting a young fan to meet Kimi Räikkönen at the Spanish Grand Prix was down to "a sense of freedom" under the…

  5. Tuesday 16 May 2017

  6. 10:46

    Hamilton scores 12th 'hat-trick' in Spain

    Lewis Hamilton has moved ahead of Jim Clark in the all-time 'hat-trick' record list after claiming pole position, the fastest lap and victory at the Spanish…

  7. 09:47

    In photos: Formula 1 hospitality units

    After four 'flyaway' events, Formula 1 teams made use of their hospitality units for the first time in 2017 at last weekend's Spanish Grand Prix. GPUpdate.net…

  8. 07:54

    Horner: Ricciardo's engine saved mid-race

    Christian Horner believes Red Bull improved its RB13 by 0.4s per lap at the Spanish Grand Prix, despite remaining behind Mercedes and Ferrari, adding it turned…

  9. Monday 15 May 2017

  10. 16:54

    Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton claimed victory in a thrilling duel against title rival Sebastian Vettel, with several sub-plots through the field. GPUpdate.net presents its…

  11. 14:48

    Renault: Race pace better than rivals

    Renault's Cyril Abiteboul says the manufacturer has made progress with its race pace, after Nico Hülkenberg claimed sixth at the Spanish Grand Prix. Renault…

  12. 13:58

    Wolff: Mercedes took risk with final stint

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the team took a "risk" with Lewis Hamilton's final stint, and hailed his charge's "supreme drive" to victory at the Spanish Grand…

  13. 12:34

    Haas frustrated at missed opportunity

    Haas drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen were left frustrated by missed opportunities after respective issues at the Spanish Grand Prix. Grosjean was…

  14. 11:20

    Sainz Jr. thrilled by recovery to points

    Carlos Sainz Jr. delighted in his recovery at his home race in Spain to record seventh place, equalling his best result of the nascent 2017 campaign. Sainz…

  15. 09:24

    Massa: Fourth possible without puncture

    Williams driver Felipe Massa says his first-lap puncture "ruined" his Spanish Grand Prix and believes fourth position was within reach. Massa started from…

  16. Sunday 14 May 2017

  17. 18:03

    Wehrlein: Penalty better than staying out

    Pascal Wehrlein says taking a penalty for cutting the pit lane entry bollard was more profitable than not stopping for fresh tyres, as he bagged his and…

  18. 17:41

    Alonso: Points unlikely even without clash

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso says a points finish in Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix would have been unlikely even without his clash with Felipe Massa. Alonso…

  19. 17:28

    Ricciardo happy to take podium 'promotion'

    Daniel Ricciardo says he was pleased to take a podium "promotion" at the Spanish Grand Prix, though remains realistic about a sizeable gap to the front of the…

  20. 17:23

    Hülkenberg hails 'great result' in sixth

    Nico Hülkenberg has hailed sixth place at the Spanish Grand Prix as a "great result" for Renault but is wary that the manufacturer still has "work ahead" in…

  21. 16:38

    Verstappen, Räikkönen rue Turn 1 clash

    Max Verstappen and Kimi Räikkönen were left to rue an "unfortunate" clash on the opening lap of the Spanish Grand Prix, which caused both to retire from the…

  22. 15:42

    Force India called over numbers breach

    Force India has been summoned to the Spanish Grand Prix stewards over a breach of Article 9.2 of the Sporting Regulations, relating to the size of the numbers…

  23. 15:32

    Vandoorne gets grid penalty for Monaco

    Stoffel Vandoorne has been handed a three-place grid penalty for the upcoming round in Monaco after colliding with Felipe Massa during the Spanish Grand…

  24. 14:43

    Hamilton beats Vettel in Spain thriller

    Lewis Hamilton overcame a fast-starting Sebastian Vettel to claim victory in Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix and close back in on the championship lead, as their…

  25. 11:18

    Pirelli expecting two-stop Spanish GP

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says it expects a two-stop strategy to be the most popular approach to Sunday afternoon's Spanish Grand Prix, with the Soft…

  26. 10:56

    Vandoorne gets 10-place grid penalty

    McLaren-Honda driver Stoffel Vandoorne will take a 10-place grid penalty for the Spanish Grand Prix, having moved on to further new power unit…

  27. 09:45

    Renault hurt by conditions - Hülkenberg

    Renault's Nico Hülkenberg believes that a change in conditions hurt the team during qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix, as his run of Q3 appearances came to…

  28. 09:14

    Kvyat driving with 'absolutely no grip'

    Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat says he had "absolutely no grip" as he struggled to 20th and last during qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix. Kvyat, one…

  29. 08:12

    Wolff: Mercedes must 'stay alert' for win

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the outfit must "stay alert" if it is to convert pole position into victory at the Spanish Grand Prix, amid a continuing threat…

  30. Saturday 13 May 2017

  31. 15:20

    Alonso: Q3 appearance will be 'nice boost'

    Fernando Alonso reckons his "gift" appearance in the final phase of qualifying at the Spanish Grand Prix will act as a "nice boost" to McLaren-Honda. McLaren…

  32. 14:59

    Vettel thanks Ferrari for 'phenomenal job'

    Sebastian Vettel has paid tribute to Ferrari mechanics for doing a "phenomenal job" between final practice and qualifying, as they changed his engine in two…

  33. 14:52

    Hamilton pleased to top 'intense' session

    Lewis Hamilton expressed satisfaction after overcoming an "intense" qualifying session to take pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton led the way…

  34. 14:04

    Hamilton on pole, Vettel splits Mercedes

    Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix during a close qualifying session at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, as Sebastian Vettel put…

  35. 10:18

    Barcelona's main DRS zone extended

    The DRS zone along the pit straight at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya has been extended for the remainder of the race weekend. As per 2016, two DRS…

  36. 09:59

    Bottas a doubt for FP3 over water leak

    Mercedes is hopeful that Valtteri Bottas will be able to run at some point during the final practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, after a water leak was…

  37. 08:02

    Force India against Mercedes/Honda deal

    Force India has stated that it would not support an agreement which leads to Mercedes helping Honda overcome its current reliability and performance…

  38. 06:48

    Sirotkin left wanting 'clean' practice run

    Renault reserve driver Sergey Sirotkin says he is keen for a "clean" practice run after enduring another troubled outing at the Spanish Grand Prix. Sirotkin…

  39. Friday 12 May 2017

  40. 17:39

    Todt to seek third term as FIA President

    FIA President Jean Todt has announced that he will seek a third term in the role, with elections set to take place later in 2017. Todt spent a successful…