"The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said on Friday the software deceived regulators measuring toxic emissions, adding that Volkswagen could face fines of up to $18bn (£11.5bn) as a result. The carmaker could face penalties of $37,500 for each car not in compliance with clean air rules. The diesel-powered models from 2009-2015 are the VW Jetta, Beetle and Golf, the Passat model from 2014-15, and the Audi A3 from 2009 to 2015."
"Michelin wants to use in F1 tyres of 72cm diameter (28.3in) rather than the current 66cm (26in) diameter. This plan would mean the sidewalls of F1 tyres would reduce by only 3.8cm (1.4in) from the current size."
"Is the ideal temperature higher than everyone but Ferrari has believed it to be? Certainly, Vettel's tyres were working well throughout his lap and it may be significant that the Ferrari runs front brake nozzles that transfer more heat to the tyres than anyone else."
"You cannot write it off and say that was a one-off, but on the other hand you can't say we are terrified by this because then you are going into panic mode and that would be completely inappropriate and wrong."
Ex-F1 racers Derek Bell and Hans-Joachim Stuck shared victory for Porsche in the World Sportscar Championship round at Brands Hatch on this day 30 years ago.
Two years ago today Max Verstappen won the CIK-FIA KZ world championship karting event at Varennes in France. Charles Leclerc finish second and former F1 driver Jaime Alguersuari – one of Verstappen’s predecessors at Toro Rosso – took ninth: