Pat Fry (right) with Fernando Alonso

Ferrari deny that Pat Fry has been fired

Pat Fry (right) with Fernando Alonso Ferrari on Tuesday denied reports Pat Fry has been sacked from the team with immediate effect The Maranello team recently did not confirm speculation engine chief...
Bernie Ecclestone and Flavio Briatore have history in F1

Ecclestone: We do not need Flavio

Bernie Ecclestone and Flavio Briatore have history in F1 Formula 1 supremo  Bernie Ecclestone says Formula 1 will abandon its highly controversial plan for standing re-starts after safety car periods from...
Formula One Testing Preparations, Jerez, Spain, Monday 27 January 2014.

Caterham to sue former staff for damages

Press Release: Caterham F1 Team has read with great concern recent reports about a group of individuals who are claiming unfair dismissal from the Formula 1 team following its takeover by new...
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Happy Birthday Fernando!

Fernando Alonso turns 33 today and Scuderia Ferrari -and all of us at GrandPrix247 - has chosen to wish him all the best with a celebratory video, made in conjunction with Sky Italia. It highlights all the...
Lewis Hamilton wants to race

Hamilton: I am hired to be me and race my heart out

Lewis Hamilton wants to race Formula 1 title contender Lewis Hamilton has hit back at suggestions he was wrong to ignore team orders during the Hungarian Grand Prix, an action that has grabbed non-stop...
Jacques Villeneuve

Villeneuve has fun making headlines

Jacques Villeneuve Jacques Villeneuve makes comments designed deliberately to trigger sensational headlines, claims Oskari Saari, a commentator for the Finnish broadcaster MTV3 who says he knows the 1997...
Toto Wolff with Lewis Hamilton

Mercedes: We will not punish Lewis

Toto Wolff with Lewis Hamilton Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has dismissed reports that Mercedes will punish Lewis Hamilton for ignoring team orders during the Hungarian Grand Prix. Although it was...
Daniel Ricciardo with Alan Jones

Alan Jones: No doubting Ricciardo now

Daniel Ricciardo with Alan Jones Put "baby-faced assassin" Daniel Ricciardo behind the wheel of a Mercedes and there would be no doubt he would take the Formula One title race to the wire, according to...
Mercedes will seek to avoid civil war behind closed doors

Mercedes rethink team orders after Hungary fiasco

Mercedes will seek to avoid civil war behind closed doors Mercedes has moved to put the intensifying Formula 1 world title battle between their drivers, Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg behind closed...
Fernando Alonso during the Hungarian GP

Inside Ferrari: Working even harder

Fernando Alonso during the Hungarian GP Scuderia Ferrari got back to Maranello from Hungary in high spirits, after securing its best result of the season so far, with Fernando Alonso finishing second and...
Niki Lauda and Toto Wolff in Canada

Mercedes: The call came out of panic

Mercedes pit gantry made the wrong call? Mercedes panicked in asking Lewis Hamilton to move over for Nico Rosberg in Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix and the Briton was right to ignore the request, according...
Niki Lauda with Lewis Hamilton

Lauda: Lewis was right, the call was unnecessary

Niki Lauda with Lewis Hamilton Niki Lauda has come out in support of Lewis Hamilton's defiance of team orders and subsequent refusal to slow down to allow Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to pass during a...