This week’s cover feature takes an in depth look at the relationship between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, with Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff talking intelligently and insightfully about the relationship between the pair in a must-read article by Ian Parkes.
We also have coverage of Hames Hinchcliffe’s remarkable run to Indy 500 pole position – a year and a day after his potentially-fatal accident at The Brickyard, as well as Mitchell Adam’s report of Jorge Lorenzo’s stunning MotoGP victory at Mugello.
David Evans tells the story of Kris Meeke’s second World Rally Championship event victory in Portugal, while Simon Strang explains the reasons behind Stefan Wilson racing at the Indy 500 less than a year after brother Justin’s death at Pocono.
We also have coverage of the DTM, European F3, NASCAR, TCR International, Formula 3.5 V8 and V8 Supercars, as well as all the usual national and club racing coverage – including Marcus Pye’s ever-popular Humble Pye column.
Max Verstappen gets his first Autosport magazine cover this week, with Ben Anderson taking a look at the reasons behind his promotion to Red Bull and his prospects ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix when the 18-year-old first gets his hands on a Red Bull drive.
We’ve also got Karun Chandhok’s analysis of the F1 season so far, as well as Gary Anderson’s look at which teams have and haven’t made a gain from 2015 to ’16. Mitchell Adam reports on Jorge Lorenzo’s victory in MotoGP at Le Mans, Gary Watkins reflects on how Audi ended Porsche’s year of dominance in the World Endurance Championship, Marcus Simmons reports from the Brands Hatch Blancpain GT event and Jack Cozens has all the action from the WTCC in Morocco.
We’ve also got an interview with GP2 title favourite Alex Lynn, and ask if the GP3 field is the best junior grid of 2016 ahead of the Barcelona season opener. Then there’s all the latest news and reports from the club racing scene, as well as Marcus Pye’s column