F1 Gossip

♖ Christian Horner’s hearing was not a cut-and-dry affair; according to a report, a final verdict is still weeks away.

♖ Design guru Adrian Newey has reportedly informed Red Bull that he will stay with the team despite the uncertainty surrounding Christian Horner’s future.

♖ Bernie Ecclestone has advised Christian Horner to step down from his role as Red Bull team principal.

♖ Silverstone signs new ten-year ‘UK£300 million’ deal with F1.

♖ Karun Chandhok thinks there is a high probability of an ‘Escape Clause’ in Piastri’s McLaren contract, making a move to Mercedes possible.

♖ Fred Vasseur speaks out on ‘difficult’ conversation with Toto Wolff after signing Lewis Hamilton.

♖ Formula One supporters believe Fernando Alonso is close to joining Mercedes.

♖ Ferrari has unveiled its 2024 Formula 1 car and claims it is 95% new compared to its predecessor.

♖ Charles Leclerc put an exit clause in Ferrari’s contract after the Lewis Hamilton conversation.

♖ Alonso expressed his frustrations over the limited pre-season testing days.

♖ A direct swap between Hamilton and Sainz would be a solid landing spot for Sainz, but Mercedes may have other ideas.

♖ Toto Wolff and Fernando Alonso’s manager, Flavio Briatore, met for lunch, sparking rumours.