Jean Eric Vergne

Vergne replaces De La Rosa as Ferrari test driver

Jean Eric Vergne Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne has replaced Spaniard Pedro De la Rosa as Ferrari test driver, the Formula One team said on Friday. Vergne, who raced for the Italy-based Toro Rosso team this...
Felipe Nasr

Rookie Nasr opts for number 12

Felipe Nasr Brazilian Formula 1 rookie Felipe Nasr has chosen to race with number 12 when he makes his race debut next year at the season opening Australian Grand Prix Nasr, who was Williams reserve...
Gerard Lopez had Fernando Alonso in his sights

Lopez: We opened the door to Fernando

Gerard Lopez had Fernando Alonso in his sights Before signing for McLaren, Lotus really was one of Fernando Alonso's options for the 2015 Formula 1 season, according to team owner Gerard Lopez." As the...
Daniil Kvyat

Horner says Kvyat has Raikkonen style mindset

Daniil Kvyat Team principal Christian Horner has likened Red Bull's new driver for 2015 to one of the most unique drivers in Formula 1 history. As quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel departed for...
Michael Schumacher

Schumacher most Googled for sportsman in 2014

Michael Schumacher Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher was the most searched-for sportsman in 2014, according to internet search engine giant Google. An analysis of the more than two trillion searches...
Robin Frijns

Caterham and Frijns part ways

Robin Frijns Robin Frijn's management announced that the Dutch reserve driver's deal with the ailing backmarker Caterham has now ended. "The team obviously hasn't exercised their option to extend the...
Fernando Alonso with Ron Dennis

Alonso return to McLaren met with mixed reactions

Fernando Alonso with Ron Dennis McLaren boss Ron Dennis has dismissed reports Fernando Alonso has built exit clauses into his new $50 million contract with the team which embarks on it's second Honda era...
Fernando Alonso

Alonso rules out Le Mans foray in 2015

Fernando Alonso McLaren's newly appointed driver Fernando Alonso says he will not be following Nico Hulkenberg's lead by splitting his Formula 1 duties with Le Mans next year. Prior to the confirmation...
Jean Todt

Verstappen too young for F1 says Todt

Jean Todt FIA President Jean Todt believes that Max Verstappen is too young for Formula 1. At the most recent meeting of the World Motor Sport Council, the FIA agreed to impose a new minimum of 18...
Robert Kubica

Kubica admits no sense to pursue F1 return

Robert Kubica Grand prix winner Robert Kubica has suggested he is close to abandoning the idea of returning to race Formula 1. Amid the Polish driver's burgeoning Formula 1 career in early 2011, he...