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...
Jean Todt

Todt says nine F1 teams sufficient for 2015 season

Jean Todt FIA president  Jean Todt has revealed his ambition to welcome one or more new teams to Formula 1, but meanwhile has declared an 18 car grid is sufficient for the world's premier motorsport...
Stefano Domenicali

Domenicali replaces Berger as FIA open-wheel boss

Stefano Domenicali Former Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali has returned to the world of open-wheel racing. After being ousted as team boss at Maranello, the Italian re-emerged recently at Audi,...
Lewis Hamilton 2014 Formula 1 world champion with his trophy

Hamilton collects 2014 Formula 1 champion’s trophy

Lewis Hamilton 2014 Formula 1 world champion with his trophy Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes team collected their respective Formula 1 World Championship trophies during the annual FIA Prize Giving Gala at...
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F1 drivers’ union GPDA backs Bianchi report

The Formula 1 drivers' union GPDA has welcomed the outcome of the FIA led investigation into Jules Bianchi's Japanese Grand Prix accident. At Wednesday's meeting of the World Motor Sport Council, a ten-man...
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FIA release 2015 F1 calendar with 21 race dates

South Korea's Formula 1 grand prix has been reinstated provisionally on a record 21-race calendar for 2015 while double points have been scrapped for the final round in Abu Dhabi, the sport's governing...
Max Verstappen

Formula 1 introduces minimum age limit of 18

Max Verstappen will forever be the youngest F1 driver as from 2016 on F1 will have an age limit Formula 1 will impose a minimum age limit of 18 years old from 2016, the sport's governing body said on...
Max Mosley

Mosley ready to help F1 amid EU investigation

Max Mosley Max Mosley has not ruled out returning to Formula 1 amid the risk that the sport's commercial contracts could be torn up, after it emerged last week that, as the small teams express anger about...
Jean Todt with Christian Horner and Helmut Marko

Todt rubbishes Red Bull’s twin-turbo plan

Jean Todt with Christian Horner and Helmut Marko FIA president Jean Todt insists he does not have unlimited powers to force change within the crisis-struck world of Formula 1, in the aftermath of the...
Formula One World Championship

FIA to tackle cost crisis after F1 teams collapse

With Caterham and Marussia in the throes of oblivion, the FIA has admitted it is concerned about the financial situation in Formula 1. It is believed the next most endangered team on the grid is the...
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Brawn and Domenicali on Bianchi accident panel

Stefano Domenicali with Ross Brawn when both were involved in F1 The composition of a new FIA Accident Panel, as announced by FIA President Jean Todt in Sochi on 10 October 2014 following the accident...
Jules Bianchi's accident still in the spotlight

FIA requests Bianchi crash information from teams

Jules Bianchi's accident still in the spotlight Formula 1's governing body has formed an accident investigation panel in the wake of Jules Bianchi's life threatening crash. The news, confirmed in a...
Safety car leads the pack at Suzuka

F1 drivers back virtual safety car idea

Safety car leads the pack at Suzuka Formula 1 drivers have backed proposals to introduce a 'virtual safety car' or automatic speed limiter that would force the entire field to slow when yellow warning...
Top three in parc ferme after qualifying

Russian Grand Prix: Qualifying press conference

Top three in parc ferme after qualifying Full transcript from the FIA hosted Russian Grand Prix qualifying press conference at Sochi Autodrom featuring top three: pole winner Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes),...