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UBS reducing F1 sponsorship

Major Formula 1 sponsor UBS is scaling down its investment, after a high profile period at the pinnacle of the sport. The Swiss based global financial services company entered Formula 1 in 2010 powered...
Yasuhisa Arai oozing confidence ahead of Honda's F1 foray

Honda: We will match Mercedes

Yasuhisa Arai oozing confidence ahead of Honda's F1 foray Honda motorsport boss Yasuhisa Arai has rubbished reports that the Japanese manufacturer's new Formula 1 V6 turbo engine is down on power and...
Fernando Alonso on the move?

McLaren tempt Alonso with $32 million deal

Fernando Alonso on the move? Despite Ferrari team boss Marco Mattiacci repeating, albeit unofficially, that the team's driver line-up for next year will remain the same, reports are emerging that today - 1...
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...