Fernando Alonso said he was in the "best shape I've ever been before, both physically and mentally," following the virtual Alpine 2021 car launch in Britain.
Lewis Hamilton is bidding to move one title clear of Michael Schumacher's seven championship wins.
The Renault Formula One team changed its name to Alpine at the end of last season and said the new colors are “synonymous to Alpine’s heritage and pedigree in motorsports."
Ferrari mustered a mere 131 points compared to over 500 in 2019, and came in an embarrassing sixth in the constructors table.
For Honda's final season as engine supplier, the manufacturer has given Red Bull an all new power unit under the bonnet of a car that shares much with its 2020 predecessor. But despite the similarities "under the skin the RB16B features plenty of changes", Red Bull said.
Formula 1: FIA planning to postpone Australian, Chinese Grands Prix due to COVID-19 pandemic, say reports
The Italian circuit of Imola, which returned last year as the calendar was hastily rearranged in the face of the pandemic, is expected to fill China's slot, AFP learned on Monday, confirming information from several specialised media.
The 21-year-old, who finished ninth in last season's standings, with 97 points, is self-isolating at his hotel
Australian race, the traditional season curtain-raiser, was called off last year just hours before the first practice session after a McLaren team member tested positive, with drivers scrambling to leave the country.
Formula 1: Mercedes boss Toto Wolff thinks new rules will make it impossible for racers to match 2020 lap times
Commenting upon the Mercedes car for next season, Toto said they were right in the middle of development and doubted a quick recovery.
The season will start in Australia on 21 March and will include the first ever race in Saudi Arabia on 28 November, but Vietnamese organisers told AFP their race originally scheduled for April might never take place.
Vietnam's inaugural Grand Prix next year in doubt after arrest of former Hanoi mayor Nguyen Duc Chung
Vietnam's inaugural Formula One Grand Prix "might not happen" next year, a source told AFP on Tuesday, as a report said it had been dropped from the 2021 calendar following the arrest of a key official.
Austria’s health ministry on Saturday gave the green light to two Formula One motor races on 8 and 12 July — the delayed season-openers — to be held without spectators
After three seasons of owning, observing and learning, Formula 1’s owners, Liberty Media (also Formula One Group), announced a revolutionary set of rules for the sport from 2021.
The Times newspaper reported that Formula One and the 10 teams would seek reassurance on issues including human rights, gender equality and media freedom before any race could happen.