Philippe Gurdjian

F1 promoter Gurdjian passes away

Philippe Gurdjian Former French Grand Prix promoter Philippe Gurdjian has passed away at the age of 69. Born in the suburbs of Paris in 1945, Gurdjian also helped establish a number of new F1 events,...
Formula One Testing Preparations, Jerez, Spain, Monday 27 January 2014.

Caterham faces legal action from former staff

A group of 38 former Caterham staff are taking the team's new owners to a labour court claiming unfair dismissal, with High Court proceedings set to follow. Representing the workers is solicitor...
Dieter Zetsche with Niki Lauda Mercedes

Mercedes seek guidance from fans and big boss

Dieter Zetsche with Niki Lauda Mercedes Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche has become involved in resolving the image damaging feud between warring teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, as the Mercedes...
Autodromo Nazionale di Monza will not only be about racing when F1 rolls into town

Driver movements will be big talking point at Monza

Autodromo Nazionale di Monza will not only be about racing when F1 rolls into town A week before the Italian Grand Prix at Monza, which is always a hotbed of speculative reports regarding driver movements...
Three Ferrari F1 cars in a grand prix? Never say never...

Ferrari looking to Haas for F1 junior team

Three Ferrari F1 cars in a grand prix? Never say never... Ferrari is looking to deploy the Red Bull-like approach of installing a junior satellite team in Formula 1, and the newly spawned Team Haas F1...
Construction of the pit building at Port Imperial

No money ends New Jersey F1 race hopes

Construction of the pit building at Port Imperial Plans for a New York street race were foiled by financial backers that pulled out, according to Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone supremo. A second American...
Lotus Hisense

Lotus in three race deal with Hisense

Press Release: Multi-national electronics manufacturer Hisense will join Lotus F1 Team for the forthcoming Italian and United States Grands Prix with the Hisense logo showing on the prominent sidepod...
Jenson Button keen to stay in Formula 1 beyond 2014

Button: I can’t imagine life without Formula 1

Jenson Button keen to stay in Formula 1 beyond 2014 McLaren are in no rush to announce their 2015 driver line-up as they prepare a long term strategy to coincide with their second Honda era in Formula 1,...
Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso

Mattiacci ‘confirms’ 2015 lineup yet again

Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso Ferrari team principal Marco Mattiacci has once again hinted that the Maranello outfit is set to keep its current driver lineup for the 2015 Formula 1 season. At...
Adrian Newey with Sebastian Vettel

Silly Season Update: Honda want Vettel and Newey

Adrian Newey with Sebastian Vettel Gian Carlo Minardi, a former Formula 1 team owner and boss, thinks Sebastian Vettel and Adrian Newey might be convinced to switch to McLaren. At the very least, the...
Karet

Greece keen to host grand ptix says Ecclestone

Drapetsona A grand prix in Greece could be the next destination for Formula 1 according to Formula 1 business journalist Christian Sylt, despite economic austerity measures in the southern European...
Martin Whitmarsh

McLaren and Whitmarsh finally part company

Martin Whitmarsh Former team principal Martin Whitmarsh has formally left the McLaren Formula 1 team after being ousted from the role of principal in January. "McLaren and Martin Whitmarsh have agreed...
Giedo van der Garde

Van der Garde set for 2015 Sauber race seat

Giedo van der Garde Sauber reserve driver Giedo van der Garde looks set to step up to the Swiss team's race seat for the 2015 Formula 1 season. The Dutch daily Algemeen Dagblad, and the specialist...
Lawyer Sven Thomas with his client Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone at loggerheads with German bank

Lawyer Sven Thomas with his client Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone remains at legal loggerheads with the Munich state bank BayernLB. When the sport's supremo controversially yet...
Together Red Bull and Renault have won eight F1 world titles in four years but 2014 has been below par

Are Red Bull really building their own F1 engine?

Together Red Bull and Renault have won eight F1 world titles in four years but 2014 has been below par World champion team Red Bull are either getting deeply involved with the improvement of engine...
Roberto Merhi

Merhi in line to replace Kobayashi for Monza

Roberto Merhi Spaniard Roberto Merhi has revealed that he is in the running to be the next occupant of sidelined Kamui Kobayashi's race seat with Caterham, with Monza weekend being targeted for his grand...
Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone reinstated to F1 executive board

Bernie Ecclestone Bernie Ecclestone has returned to the executive board of Formula 1's parent company in the wake of his court settlement earlier this month. Although he remained Formula 1 chief...