Tom Stallard

McLaren change stir up Hamilton and Alonso talk

Tom Stallard Deep into a second consecutive bad Formula 1 season for the grandee team, the changes at McLaren continue with most noticeable sign of the restructuring process at the Woking based team in...
Christian Albers and Colin Kolles

Mid-season driver changes for Caterham and Sauber?

Christian Albers and Colin Kolles After over 40 staff members at Caterham were shown the door this week, arguably the most nervous drivers in the Hockenheim paddock are the two plying their trade in the...
The crashed Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen is recovered

Raikkonen should be banned say critics

The crashed Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen is recovered Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen has hit back after critics called on him to be banned for his first lap crash at the British Grand Prix. The Finn has...
Jo Bauer with Charlie Whiting

FIA confirm no F1 team using FRIC in Germany

Jo Bauer with Charlie Whiting The FIA has announced that no teams will be running with FRIC suspension systems during the German Grand Prix and beyond. Ahead of the Hockenheim race teams were...
Niki Lauda

Lauda wants F1 rules audit spanning past decade

Niki Lauda Mercedes F1 boss Niki Lauda has proposed a sweeping review of every rule change in Formula 1 for the past decade. For some, the all-new era of quiet turbo V6 engines was the final straw that...
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F1 owners to cash in with new refinancing plan

Shareholders in Formula 1 including private equity fund CVC are set to share a $1 billion dividend thanks to a refinancing of the high-profile motor sport business. Sources close to the deal confirmed...
Jean Todt

Todt open to improving new era Formula 1

Jean Todt FIA President Jean Todt has revealed that he is prepared to listen to any proposals to revise Formula 1's rules that will improve the sport. Ferrari President Luca di Montezemolo has been...
rosberg helmet

Rosberg to change helmet after FIFA ban

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has had to abandon plans to wear a special helmet decorated with the World Cup trophy at his home German Grand Prix due to copyright issues after FIFA...
Gene Haas

Haas paid $20 million deposit for F1 team entry

Gene Haas Gene Haas proved his intent and seriousness about entering Formula 1 by paying a $20 million deposit. So says business journalist Christian Sylt, who told us that the more than $20 million...
Mercedes W05 suspension

Mercedes to run without FRIC at Hockenheim

Mercedes W05 suspension Formula 1 World Championship leaders Mercedes are taking no risks this weekend and will remove the sophisticated FRIC suspension system from the dominant W05 for the German Grand...
Sebastian Vettel with Nico Rosberg

Rosberg the new German F1 hero as Vettel struggles

Sebastian Vettel with Nico Rosberg Nico Rosberg is having a good week and is hoping that it will get even better with victory on home soil at this weekend's German Grand Prix at Hockenheim. Already...
Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone upset by witness testimony

Bernie Ecclestone According to an observer reporting for the Austrian press agency APA, Formula 1 Chief Executive Bernie Ecclestone was visibly upset while listening to a witness as his corruption trial...
Scrutineering in Germany should be interesting

Will any team lodge FRIC protest at Hockenheim?

Scrutineering in Germany should be interesting The big question ahead of the German Grand Prix weekend, at Hockenheim, is whether any team will lodge a protest against rivals running FRIC suspension...