Lella Lombardi

Lombardi made a point but women in F1 still scarce

It has been 40 years ago since Italian Lella Lombardi became the first and only female driver to score in a Formula 1 race with sixth place at the 1975 Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. She was awarded...
Susie Wolff Claire Williams F1

Formula 1 struggling to tap the female dollar

When Claire Williams was appointed vice-principal of the Williams Formula One team, she hoped her promotion and the presence of Susie Wolff as test driver might open the door to an untapped market. With...
Max+Verstappen

Hakkinen: I was wrong about Verstappen

Mika Hakkinen has admitted he was wrong in his assessment of teenage rookie Max Verstappen before the season began. When Red Bull announced last year that the 17-year-old would be making his debut for...
Lewis+Hamilton+Sebastian+Vettel

Moss: Lewis not an F1 great yet but Sebastian is

Formula 1 legend Sir Stirling Moss has admitted he is an avowed fan of Sebastian Vettel, and also revealed that he does not rate Lewis Hamilton as a great just yet. That is despite the fact that it is...