IndyCar: Brian Barnhart Joins Arrow McLaren SP

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Brian Barnhart, A prominent IndyCar figure most recently of Andretti Autosport, has joined Arrow McLaren SP in an undisclosed role. In a developing story out of Indianapolis, Brian Barnhart, former Vice President of IndyCar competition and two-time IndyCar race director, has joined Arrow McLaren SP in an undisclosed role. On Tuesday, Team President Taylor Kiel resigned unexpectedly […] READ MORE


F1: FP1 Rookie Testing – Team by Team Status

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Following a new regulation for the 2022 season, teams must run a rookie driver during at least two FP1 sessions. Over the course of the season, all ten teams are slowly completing the requirement to test new drivers during FP1 sessions this year. To complete this requirement, a rookie driver must have two or fewer […] READ MORE


IndyCar: Taylor Kiel Steps Down as Arrow McLaren SP Team President

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In a surprising development out of Indianapolis, Arrow McLaren SP’s IndyCar operation suddenly finds themselves without Team President Taylor Kiel. At Last Word on Sports, we were reviewing the record-setting calendar for the 2023 Formula 1 season when we received breaking news from the IndyCar Series. Taylor Kiel, Team President for Arrow McLaren SP was […] READ MORE


Colton Herta: What’s Next for His F1 Future and the #26 IndyCar?

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For Colton Herta, right now there is only one question on everyone’s mind: Formula One. Will he or won’t he? In a world where the FIA grants a waiver for this generational athlete to obtain super license status, the 22-year-old from Santa Clara, California would find himself returning to Europe to achieve a childhood dream […] READ MORE


F1: What’s next for Porsche after the Red Bull rebuff?

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With Red Bull Racing and Porsche’s potential joint venture now off, what options are left if the company still intends to enter Formula 1? After their copyrighting of the word “F1nally”, it seemed as if Porsche were fully intending to make their return to Formula 1. Many media sources were of the belief that the […] READ MORE


Alex Palou to stay at Chip Ganassi Racing for 2023

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Can fences be mended when two parties sue one another under the guise of a breach of a contract? Apparently, yes they can. After a tumultuous display of back-and-forth issues between driver and car-owner, the likes of which American open-wheel racing has not seen in thirty years, a compromise is seemingly met for all parties […] READ MORE


Going Dutch: Zandvoort’s Greatest F1 Grand Prix Moments

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LWOS trawls through the archives to chronicle some of the memorable moments from the Dutch Grand Prix’s long history. Zandvoort was largely a mainstay on the F1 calendar from its debut in 1952 until 1985. The scene of some horrific – and sometimes fatal – accidents, Zandvoort had been maligned by drivers for its lack […] READ MORE


Mick Schumacher to leave Ferrari at end of the F1 season

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Mick Schumacher’s contract with Ferrari’s Driver Academy will end at the end of this season, according to reports. It is said that the Haas driver, and son of 7-times World Champion Michael, will not be retained by the American outfit for next year, with Ferrari Reserve Driver and current Formula E competitor Antonio Giovinazzi becoming […] READ MORE


F1: Carlos Sainz on Pole Position for Belgian Grand Prix

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Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz is on Pole Position for tomorrow’s Belgian Grand Prix, despite Max Verstappen setting the fastest time in qualifying. Verstappen, along with title rival Charles Leclerc, elected to take power unit penalties, and will therefore start the race alongside each other in 15th and 16th. Sergio Perez will start the race 2nd alongside […] READ MORE


Audi confirms 2026 F1 entry, Sauber partnership rumored

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German auto giants Audi have announced their entry into F1 from 2026, on the same day Alfa Romeo “communicate[s]” the end of their partnership with Sauber Motorsport. Audi have ended speculation by confirming its entry into Formula 1 from 2026, as a power unit supplier. An F1 car bearing the “four rings” logo was unveiled […] READ MORE