Fernando Alonso in his car at the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix.

IndyCar will only be a distraction to the struggling McLaren Formula One team.

Fernando Alonso on track at the 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

McLaren is pinning its season on upgrades at the Spanish Grand Prix.

Stoffel Vandoorne gets out of his car on the grid at the 2018 Chinese Grand Prix.

Will McLaren be the next Williams?

McLaren is pinning its season’s hopes on a major upgrade at next month’s Spanish Grand Prix, but the bloodletting for its poor start to the year has already begun, with the team reportedly axing one of its technical chiefs.

Fernando Alonso has predicted blustery weather and a slippery racetrack will combine to create another chaotic grand prix around the streets of Azeri capital Baku.

While Fernando Alonso prepares to race in this weekend’s Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, he already has one eye on the first round of the World Endurance Championship starting next week.

Kimi Raikkonen pulls away from a pit stop at the 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix.

Can F1 make pit stops safer without reducing the spectacle of a sub-three-second tyre change?

Valtteri Bottas testing in Barcelona

Has Mercedes got the title wrapped up already?

The Honda logo on the 2018 Toro Rosso car

Honda has proved surprisingly reliable partnered with Toro Rosso during preseason testing.

Honda's Masashi Yamamoto

Toro Rosso-Honda has proved surprisingly reliable compared to McLaren-Renault.