FIA crash test (File Photo)

McLaren and Sauber pass mandatory FIA crash tests

FIA crash test (File Photo) McLaren and Sauber have confirmed that their respective 2015 chassis' have passed the mandatory FIA crash tests. McLaren, who embark on their second Honda powered era, are...
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...
Ayrton Senna leads Alain Prost and Michael Schumacher during the last South African Grand Prix held at Kyalami in 1993

Ecclestone keen to revive South African GP

Ayrton Senna leads Alain Prost and Michael Schumacher during the last South African Grand Prix held at Kyalami in 1993 Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone is working to returning the South African Grand Prix...
Mick Junior Schumacher

Schumacher’s son Mick makes single seater debut

Mick Junior Schumacher Michael Schumacher's son, racing under the protective pseudonym of 'Mick Junior',  is taking his next steps in the wake of his legendary father. 15-year-old Schumacher has had a...
Jock Clear celebrates with the Mercedes team

Jock Clear leaves Mercedes for Ferrari

Jock Clear celebrates with the Mercedes team Mercedes has confirmed the departure of new world champion Lewis Hamilton's performance engineer Jock Clear. "We thank Jock for his work and wish him well...
Mario Illien with Adrian Newey

Horner happy to have Illien working with Renault

Mario Illien with Adrian Newey Christian Horner has confirmed that Red Bull's V6 power unit supplier Renault is now working with engine guru Mario Illien. As the French engine marque faltered at 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...
Sebastian Vettel in the  Red Bull trophy room

Stolen Red Bull trophies found dumped in lake

Sebastian Vettel in the Red Bull trophy room a few days before they were stolen Grand Prix trophies stolen from the Red Bull Formula 1  factory in Milton Keynes have been found in a lake, police...
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...
Gene Haas

Haas to bid for collapsed Marussia’s assets

Gene Haas Formula 1's latest entry headed by Gene Haas has a close eye on Marussia as the backmarker team's collapse is completed over the next few days. On Tuesday, the assets of the failed...
Steve Nielsen

Williams appoint Nielsen as sporting manager

Steve Nielsen Williams have appointed Steve Nielsen as their new sporting manager, the Formula 1 team announced on. Nielsen, who will be responsible for Williams' overall management and operation of...
Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone says no to YouTube F1 broadcasts

Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has ruled out the broadcasting of grands prix on the internet. However Ecclestone has acknowledged that despite his disparagement of things...
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...