Motor Racing - Formula One World Championship - Hungarian Grand Prix - Preparation Day - Budapest, Hungary

Marussia: Chilton will race at Spa, Rossi won’t

Alexander Rossi with Max Chilton In a remarkable about turn Marussia announced during Free Practice 1 of the Belgian Grand Prix that Max Chilton will race at Spa-Francrochamps and Alexander Rossi will not...
Jean Eric Vergne speaks to media at Spa

Vergne: I should shave more often to look younger!

Jean Eric Vergne speaks to media at Spa Toro Rosso driver Jean-Eric Vergne says he understands why the Red Bull owned team has dropped him for 2015 in favour of Dutch teenager Max Verstappen. The...
Sebastian Vettel walks the Spa track with his crew

Engine quota penalty looms for Vettel

Sebastian Vettel walks the Spa track with his crew Reigning F1 world champion Sebastian Vettel's season could be set to go from bad to worse. The Red Bull driver smiled meekly at Spa-Francorchamps when...
Romain Grosjean may have Mercedes power next year in his Lotus

Lotus close to Mercedes engine deal reveals Wolff

Romain Grosjean may have Mercedes power next year in his Lotus Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff has revealed that beleaguered Lotus is close to securing Formula 1's dominant V6 turbo engine for the...
Fernando Alonso

Alonso reveals intention to extend deal with Ferrari

Fernando Alonso Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso says it is his intention to extend his stay at Maranello beyond his current contract,  although reportedly frustrated with the performance of the F14T, the...
Winners of the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour for Audi Sport Team Joest (L to R) Marcel Fassler, André Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer

Lotterer: I’m not crazy I will not leave Audi

Winners of the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour for Audi Sport Team Joest (L to R) Marcel Fassler, André Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer Next to the Max Verstappen saga, it was Andre Lotterer's shock debut that was...
Lewis Hamilton with fans at Spa

Hamilton: There wasn’t a discussion after Hungary

Lewis Hamilton with fans at Spa Championship leader Nico Rosberg and Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton appeared at odds again, if not poles apart, before renewing their increasingly tense Formula 1 world...
Nico Rosberg with fans at Spa

Rosberg: There was a discussion after Hungary

Nico Rosberg with fans at Spa Championship leader Nico Rosberg said he has learned his lessons from events at the controversial Hungarian Grand Prix last month and will change his approach to team strategy...
Max Verstappen was centre of media attention at Spa

Drivers agree Verstappen has to grab his F1 chance

Max Verstappen was centre of media attention at Spa Jenson Button will always remember the moment team owner Frank Williams rang him on his mobile to enquire whether he felt ready for Formula 1. The...
Andre Lotterer  during his Caterham CT05 seat fitting at Spa

Lotterer: I hope I can help Caterham to move forward

Andre Lotterer during his Caterham CT05 seat fitting at Spa Andre Lotterer says will dig deep into his experience in an effort to help move Caterham forward when he makes his Formula 1 debut at the Belgian...
FIA press conference at Spa

Belgian Grand Prix: Drivers press conference

FIA press conference at Spa Full transcript from the FIA hosted drivers' press conference ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, Round 12 of the 2014 Formula 1 world championship, at Spa-Francorchamps...
Formula One World Championship, Rd5, Spanish Grand Prix, Preparations, Barcelona, Spain, Thursday 8 May 2014.

Perez expects to stay at Force India for 2015

Sergio Perez Mexican Sergio Perez says he expects to stay at the Force India Formula One team next season with an extension likely to be agreed in a matter of weeks. "Nothing is confirmed yet but we...
Carlos Sainz

Sainz takes back seat after Verstappen signing

Carlos Sainz In the wake of Max Verstappen's controversial signing, life goes on for two other drivers who were overtaken by the fresh-faced teenager. Last year, Antonio Felix da Costa was the cream of...
Kamui Kobayashi with fans

Kobayashi: I feel sorry for all my supporters

Kamui Kobayashi with fans Sidelined Caterham driver Kamui Kobayashi will spend the Spa-Francorchamps weekend out of the cockpit and assessing the potential lack of harmony in his racing life and admits he...