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Issue #555: Snow & Ice in Sweden

This week's edition kicks off with Rally Sweden as reigning champion Kalle Rovanpera returned to WRC action to embark upon his 2024 part-time campaign. But it wasn't his time to shine on the snow and ice; instead Esapekka Lappi ended a protracted win drought with an accomplished drive. David Ledbitter reports on another enthralling instalment of action.

The past week saw Formula 1's launch season for 2024 conclude, offering the chance for Dan Lawrence and Editor Taylor Powling to rank the F1 grid's 2024 liveries in the latest Start Your Engines feature.

Meanwhile, Red Bull's RB20 car has caught the eye for its innovative design elements, which could threaten to see the reigning champions pull further clear of the pack. Taylor analyses the changes and reviews what its rivals have done to close the deficit.

Ahead of F1 pre-season testing commencing, the FIA Formula 2 and 3 Championships conducted their three days of running ahead of the season in Bahrain. An amid the F1 calendar's steady growth in recent years and the circuits included being a topic of heavy debate among fans, throwing reality to one side, Dan conjures the 'ideal' F1 roster, bringing back old favourites and heading to new horizons too.

On the all-electric side of the sport, our new colleague Jack Smith contemplates the main talking points from Season 10 of the FIA Formula E Championship so far, ahead of its return in March.