Sebastian Vettel will have a new partner at Ferrari in 2019 after it was announced Kimi Raikkonen is leaving at the end of the season.
Having been punished by race officials for pulling a rival's brake lever, Romano Fenati has seen his Marinelli Snipers contract terminated.
Ducati were on for a one-two in Misano until Jorge Lorenzo slid off the track and enabled Marc Marquez to further extend his MotoGP lead.
Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo once again led the way in MotoGP qualifying, claiming pole position for the second successive race.
Being part of Mercedes' driver development programme continues to count against Esteban Ocon, who will not be considered by Toro Rosso.
Valentino Rossi insists he has no problem with Marc Marquez, but he would not shake hands to prove the point.
Esteban Ocon's struggles to find a team for the 2019 Formula One season could see him released from Mercedes' young driver programme.
The same 19 races and tracks feature on the provisional calendar for the 2019 MotoGP season.
The thrilling duel between Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen at Monza left Formula One boss Ross Brawn wanting more.
A look at Formula One's teenage stars after McLaren gave Lando Norris a seat. Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso and Max Verstappen feature.