Formula 1

Wet Weather Drivers - Lotus founder Colin Chapman (Credit:
Yara Elshebiny - Nov 8, 2022

Who are the top drivers in wet conditions? Ranking F1’s greatest wet weather drivers of all time and a look at their best performances. Wet races are regarded as the ultimate skill test for a race driver. That’s when Formula One’s titans shine. It’s no surprise if you opened this article already knowing who’s on […]

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - OCTOBER 30: Race winner Max Verstappen of the Netherlands and Oracle Red Bull Racing, Third placed Sergio Perez of Mexico and Oracle Red Bull Racing and the Red Bull Racing team celebrate after the F1 Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on October 30, 2022 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Peter Fox/Getty Images ) // Getty Images / Red Bull Content Pool // SI202210310116 // Usage for editorial use only //
Jack Oliver Smith - Oct 31, 2022

Yes, that’s right – we managed it. Despite not being the most eventful race of 2022, LWOS has – just about – managed to find five takeaways from the Mexico City Grand Prix. Despite infectious post-race party scenes, an atmosphere like something plucked right out of Cinco de Mayo, with a colourful and smiling crowd […]

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - OCTOBER 28: Daniel Ricciardo of Australia and McLaren greets fans prior to practice ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on October 28, 2022 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)
Thomas Hughes - Oct 29, 2022

With three rounds to go in the 2022 campaign, Daniel Ricciardo looks to be off the Formula One grid for 2023. What does his future hold? This is it. Crunch-time. Three rounds remain in Formula One’s 73rd campaign. Congratulations to Max Verstappen on capturing his second consecutive World Driver’s Championship. Controversies aside, congratulations are also […]

The winner's podium after the Formula One United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, on October 24, 2021. (Photo by Robyn Beck / AFP) (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images)
Evan Chrise - Oct 29, 2022

The F1 Tv ratings struggled to keep up with the rising trend once again this weekend. Why was that and what does the future look like? This weekend’s race saw Red Bull win the Constructors’ Championship, and Lewis Hamilton fighting for a race win once again. It was an exciting race to say the least, […]

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - NOVEMBER 07: Fans celebrate at the podium celebrations during the F1 Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on November 07, 2021 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Arturo Aguirre - Oct 28, 2022

Formula 1 in Mexico for the Mexican Grand Prix and the LWOS staff rolls out their F1 Predictions – race winner, podium, and surprise result. The Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez sets the scene for race 20 of 22 for the Mexico City Grand Prix. This track has been dominated by Red Bull over the last few […]

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - OCTOBER 27: Sergio Perez of Mexico and Oracle Red Bull Racing poses for a photo in the Foro Sol during previews ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on October 27, 2022 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)
Justin Russo - Oct 28, 2022

With both championships secured, Max Verstappen sets his sights on the single-season win record at the Mexico City Grand Prix. It wasn’t exactly straightforward, but Max Verstappen once again took to the top step of the podium in Austin last weekend. The win not only secured the Constructors’ championship for Red Bull on an emotional […]

F1 announces that Audi will join the Sauber team beginning with the 2026 season. (Credit:
Yara Elshebiny - Oct 26, 2022

After months of speculation, Audi has finally confirmed that they will enter Formula One with Swiss-based Sauber as their strategic partner from 2026 onwards. Ahead of the Mexican Grand Prix, Audi confirmed on Wednesday they will enter Formula 1 in 2026 as a power unit supplier for the Swiss-based Sauber. They are also planning to […]

F1 Power Rankings - General view of Austin circuit full of spectators with attendance record during the F1 Grand Prix of United States of America USA at Circuit of The Americas from October 20th to 23rd, 2022 in Austin, Texas.
Evan Chrise - Oct 25, 2022

Both Championships have been decided, but where do the drivers stack up? Welcome to LWOS Motorsport F1 Power Rankings. This past weekend was the US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas. Red Bull proved its dominance, by clinching the Constructors Championship for the first time since 2013. Perhaps the biggest surprise of the weekend had to […]

SUZUKA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 09: Race winner and 2022 F1 World Drivers Champion Max Verstappen of Netherlands and Oracle Red Bull Racing celebrates with Kelly Piquet and his trophy after the F1 Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka International Racing Course on October 09, 2022 in Suzuka, Japan. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images )
Jack Oliver Smith - Oct 25, 2022

With three Grands Prix remaining in 2022, will Max Verstappen set a new record for wins in a Formula 1 season? If so, he will join an elite band of men who’ve set the record in the past. After sealing his second Drivers’ Championship in Japan, Max Verstappen will be looking to become the record-holder […]

AUSTIN, TX - OCTOBER 20: Mercedes Benz AMG and Pentronas signage near the garage area during F1 US Grand Prix prep day at Circuit of the Americas on October 20, 2022 in Austin, TX. (Photo by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
Fatima Ahmed - Oct 24, 2022

Since the Mercedes Academy’s inception in 2014, members of the academy have been showcasing why it is the place to go for young drivers. The Mercedes Academy was relaunched to help develop young drivers hone their skills as they graduate from karting championships through the Formula ranks. Just like the Ferrari Drivers Academy (FDA) and […]

AUSTIN, TEXAS - OCTOBER 23: Sergio Perez of Mexico driving the (11) Oracle Red Bull Racing RB18 on track during the F1 Grand Prix of USA at Circuit of The Americas on October 23, 2022 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Peter Fox/Getty Images)
Jack Oliver Smith - Oct 24, 2022

A 2021 throwback, big incidents, Safety Cars, penalties and brilliant overtakes – the 2022 US Grand Prix had the lot. Whilst 2022 has not been what you would call a boring season, despite Max Verstappen’s dominance, the US Grand Prix really did feel like one of the most exciting races of the year. It was […]

F2 driver Logan Sargeant announced as Williams second driver for 2023 pending a super license. (Credit:
Yara Elshebiny - Oct 23, 2022

Logan Sargeant could become Alexander Albon’s new teammate at Williams next season if he accumulates enough Super License points.   On Saturday morning, Williams team principal Jost Capito confirmed in a press conference that Sargeant could replace Nicholas Latifi next season. He would race alongside Alexander Albon next year only if he manages to secure his Super […]

Formula 1 - ESPN and F1 extend TV partnership until 2025.

As expected, ESPN & F1 will continue their successful partnership for another three seasons, including potential expanded content. In a press release on Saturday at the United States Grand Prix ESPN and F1 confirmed a well-known announcement. The extension to 2025 will continue to be commercial-free and will see at least 16 races air on […]

SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE - SEPTEMBER 30: Max Verstappen of the Netherlands driving the (1) Oracle Red Bull Racing RB18 on track during practice ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 30, 2022 in Singapore, Singapore. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images,)
Yara Elshebiny - Oct 22, 2022

Singapore’s Marina Bay Circuit is set to undergo track layout changes ahead of the 2023 Grand Prix due to redevelopment work in the final sector of the city circuit.  On Wednesday, the Singapore Grand Prix confirmed that the street circuit will see some temporary changes for the 2023 season due to the redevelopment of ‘The […]

Williams' Canadian driver Nicholas Latifi takes part in the third practice session ahead of the Formula One Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka, Mie prefecture on October 8, 2022. (Photo by Philip FONG / AFP) (Photo by PHILIP FONG/AFP via Getty Images)
Thomas Hughes - Oct 22, 2022

With the departure of Nicolas Latifi upon this season’s conclusion, who will Williams Racing call upon in filling the vacated seat? For the past 46 years, Williams Grand Prix Engineering has been a staple among the rosters of Formula One. Through ten different engine suppliers, the franchise has a decorated history: 114 Race Victories 313 […]

AUSTIN, TX - OCTOBER 20: Scuderia Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz (55) of Team Spain is interviewed by ESPN during F1 US Grand Prix prep day at Circuit of the Americas on October 20, 2022 in Austin, TX. (Photo by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
Arturo Aguirre - Oct 21, 2022

As Formula 1 heads to Texas for the US Grand Prix, LWOS delivers their F1 predictions – race winner, podium & surprise result. The circus arrives in Austin with just four races left in the 2022 season. COTA always delivers a large-than-life spectacle over the course of the weekend and typically produces fireworks on track. […]

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PHM Racing - Joining F2 & F3 in 2023
Fatima Ahmed - Oct 21, 2022

Formula 2 and Formula 3 CEO, Bruno Michel, has announced that PHM Racing will be joining the series ahead of the 2023 season. German team PHM Racing will be taking over operations from Charouz Racing starting next year, following a year of financial struggles for Charouz. The new team will be identified as PHM Racing […]

Christian Mansell - Campos Racing - Formula 3
Fatima Ahmed - Oct 21, 2022

Campos Racing has announced their first driver for the 2023 Formula 3 season in the form of Australian rookie Christian Mansell. Christian Mansell, the seventeen-year-old Australian driver will be making his full-seat debut in Formula 3 following a two-round guest appearance during the 2022 F3 season. Mansell is the eighth driver to be confirmed for […]

Romain Grosjean in the 2022 Music City Grand Prix
Mikey McGuire - Oct 21, 2022

The current era of motorsport sees increasingly complex cars take the track year after year. With that complexity comes greater speed from the individual cars, but can often lead to the overall on-track product being a little lackluster. That could be dirty air coming off the intricate aerodynamic elements of the car or a whole […]

Denny Hamlin celebrates his win at the 2022 Coke 600
Drew Dykowski - Oct 21, 2022

With 48 Cup Series wins, Denny Hamlin has done it all in NASCAR besides winning a title. Why does he still not get the respect he deserves? Last week, it was rumored that Denny Hamlin and long-time sponsor FedEx are each entering their final year with Joe Gibbs Racing in 2023. While Hamlin and FedEx […]

Victor Martins - F2 Post-season Testing
Fatima Ahmed - Oct 21, 2022

The third and final day of F2 testing has arrived as drivers push themselves in their last attempt to prove they’re ready for next season. Heading into the third and final day of the Formula 2 post-season testing, each driver spent the day maximizing the potential in their car; hoping to impress the respective teams for […]

Frederick Vesti - PREMA - F2 Pre-season Testing
Fatima Ahmed - Oct 21, 2022

It was day two of post-season testing as drivers continued to set representative times in hopes of securing a seat next year. The second day of F2 testing began as drivers continued to learn the car, improve their setups, and set representative times to prove themselves worthy of a seat for the 2023 Formula 2 […]

Indy Lights Grand Prix of Detroit
Gabe Perrin - Oct 21, 2022

Earlier this month, Penske Entertainment announced they were rebranding their second-tier series as “Indy NXT”, moving on from the well-known Indy Lights brand. The Indy NXT announcement came less than a month after Andersen Promotions, the company in charge of the lower series of American open-wheel competition, did away with their “Road to Indy” branding […]

F2 Testing Richard Verschoor (Credit: Formula 2 Twitter Account)
Fatima Ahmed - Oct 21, 2022

The 2023 F2 season has already started as drivers take to the track to participate in day 1 of the Formula 2 post-season test. Similar to the Formula 3 post-season testing earlier this year, the three days are split into morning and afternoon sessions – with each lasting three hours. Hauger heads the field with […]