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...
Bernie Ecclestone with Gerhard Gribkowsky during the 2005 Italian GP weekend

Bank wants more cash from Ecclestone for settlement

Bernie Ecclestone with Gerhard Gribkowsky during the 2005 Italian GP weekend F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone looks set for new settlement talks, after he ended his criminal troubles in Germany recently with a...
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...
Red Bull mechanics (File Photo)

Red Bull using electric engine for pitstop practice

Red Bull mechanics (File Photo) Red Bull was experimenting with an all-electric Formula 1 car at Spa on Wednesday, according to Auto Motor und Sport and Autosprint who reported that the reigning world...
Mercedes W05 front suspension

FRIC in F1 is now officially banned by FIA

Mercedes W05 front suspension FRIC (front and rear interconnected suspension) has now been officially banned by Formula 1's governing body. A controversy about the suspension system came to a head...
nurburgring logo2

New Nurburgring owner misses second payment

The Nurburgring's sale has hit a fork in the road, not long after, the financially embattled German Grand Prix venue was bought for a reported €77 million by a Dusseldorf based automotive group called...
Sergey Sirotkin

Russian GP FP1 debut very possible claims Sirotkin

Sergey Sirotkin Teenager Sergey Sirotkin is still hopeful he will make his Formula 1 Free Practice 1 debut in 2014, and most preferably at his home race - the first ever Russian Grand Prix.. Earlier a...
Nico Rosberg versus Lewis Hamilton - the second half

Belgian Grand Prix: Mercedes preview Spa

Nico Rosberg versus Lewis Hamilton - the second half Round 12 of the 2014 Formula One World Championship brings us to Spa for the Belgian Grand Prix, held at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps. Lewis...
Sochi Autodrom ahead of the Russian Grand Prix

New Sochi circuit gets FIA stamp of approval

Sochi Autodrom Russia's new Sochi Formula 1 circuit has been cleared to host the country's first grand prix in October after a rave review from the sport's governing body. International Automobile...
Marcus Ericsson

Belgian Grand Prix: Caterham preview Spa

Marcus Ericsson Caterham preview the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, Round 12 of the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship, at Spa-Francorchamps. André Lotterer: “I am delighted to be given the opportunity...
Max Verstappen to become youngest F1 debutant

Teenager Verstappen the big talking point at Spa

Max Verstappen Formula 1 has emerged from its summer slumber, but the big talking point at Spa-Francorchamps will be a 16-year-old 'kid' who doesn't even have a license to drive a road car. "Because he...
Sochi Autodrom

Russia will get F1 track license says Whiting

Sochi Autodrom Sochi has cleared the final hurdle ahead of Russia's controversial inaugural Grand Prix this year. Formula 1 race director Charlie Whiting visited the facility on Tuesday and was quoted...
Sebastian Vettel leads Daniel Ricciardo

Belgian Grand Prix: Red Bull preview Spa

Sebastian Vettel leads Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull preview the Belgian Grand Prix, Round 12 of the 2014 Formula 1 world championship at Spa-Francorchamps. Daniel Ricciard: "Above all, Spa is a racing...