Max Verstappen and Aston Martin Red Bull Racing have thrilled the Dutch fans for a fourth year in a row at the annual Jumbo Racedagen event at the Zandvoort Circuit in Holland. Here is all you need to know:
The national roadshow tour of the Formula 1 Grand Prix de France with Renault F1 Team ended yesterday in Saint-Raphaël after producing an exceptional show in fifteen French cities and gathering more than half a million spectators.
The Formula 1 Grand Prix de France brought together tens of thousands of people on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice on Wednesday May 1 for its roadshow. Renault F1 Team Driver Daniel Ricciardo gave a unique demonstration in front of motorsport fans.In addition to Daniel’s run in the Renault-powered E20 Formula 1 car and R.S.01 GT Car, an "F1 Village" offered many activities such as Formula 1 simulators in virtual reality, pit-stop workshops, and reaction tests.
This afternoon Max demonstrated the might of a Formula One car by blasting our double championship winning RB7 through the heart of Budapest to the delight of thousands of fans who’d turned out for the annual ‘Great Run’ motorsport extravaganza.
With just one year to go before F1 powers up for the first Vietnam Grand Prix, our show car team revved up the anticipation with a second visit to the country. Thanks to our good friends at Heineken and the Vietnam Grand Prix Corporation, we unleashed a double dose of Formula 1 power, with Grand Prix legend David Coulthard and Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Simulator Development Driver Jake Dennis burning up the streets of next year's race venue, Hanoi.
The Chinese Grand Prix weekend began with an intense day away from the track for the Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow drivers. In collaboration with Shell, Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc took part in a series of promotional activities with the media, while the Monegasque driver also pitted himself against a world short track ice-skating champion in an unusual race.
This event, ahead of the Formula 1 Grand Prix de France on June 23rd, marks the beginning of a major national tour with many other dates in 14 cities in four different regions. Renault F1 Team drivers Daniel Ricciardo, Nico Hülkenberg, Sergey Sirotkin and Jack Aitken will share the wheel of the F1 E20 with Renault Sport Academy drivers during these roadshows.
Renault F1 Team Development Driver and rising Chinese racing star Guanyu Zhou will thrill Chinese fans with a live F1® demonstration run on the streets of Shanghai on Saturday 13 April. It will be the first time a Chinese citizen will have driven an F1 car on the roads of Shanghai. Nineteen-year-old Guanyu, who hails from Shanghai, will power the Renault-powered E20 through the Xintiandi Fashion district of his hometown as the centrepiece of the Heineken F1 Shanghai Festival.
Renault F1 Team is delighted to confirm a second edition of the hugely popular pre-French Grand Prix roadshow programme. The team will bring the excitement and passion of Formula 1 to 15 cities across France, starting with two exceptional demonstration runs at Disneyland Paris on 6 and 7 April. The roadshow will be the curtain-raiser to the French Grand Prix, which will be held at Le Castellet on 23 June.
Perhaps rivalled only by ‘the footie’ in the affections of true blue Aussies, surfing is akin to a national sport Down Under. So what better way to kick off the 2019 season – and Pierre’s first race weekend with the Team – than with Max organising a surfing lesson for our newest recruit with three-time surfing world champion, Mick Fanning, at Australia’s famous Torquay Beach.
After an exciting and challenging Formula One season, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport was yesterday awarded the trophies that represent the culmination of a season of endeavour, commitment and tenacity. Toto Wolff received the fifth consecutive FIA Formula One Constructors’ Championship trophy on behalf of the team, and Lewis was awarded his fifth Drivers’ Championship trophy at the FIA Prize Giving Gala in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Austin is a little bit different to anywhere else Formula One visits, so before getting down to business at the Circuit of the Americas, Max and Daniel visited Allens Boots in downtown Austin, trying on some Texas-style western wear in the famous and historic store, connecting with their inner cowboys and generally having a good time playing dress-up.
It's time for part two of our trans-Continental road trip with our two favourite allies, as in this final episode Daniel hands the RB7 over to Max Verstappen for an incredible trip from Utah over the Rocky Mountains.