Bernie Ecclestone's yacht Petara

Ecclestone goes sailing after $100m settlement

Bernie Ecclestone's yacht Petara Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone's bribery trial and charges have been officially dropped, after he lodged his headline grabbing $100 million settlement with Munich...
Kamui Kobayashi

Kobayashi says sweeping changes saved Caterham

Kamui Kobayashi Kamui Kobayashi has backed the sweeping changes at Caterham which he believes saved the team from folding, even though it has put his Formula 1 future in doubt. After founder Tony...
1986 was the last year of JPS involvement in F1 - here Ayrton Senna drives the Lotus 98T

John Player Special deny return to F1 with Lotus

1986 was the last year of JPS involvement in F1 - here Ayrton Senna drives the Lotus 98T Imperial Tobacco has played down reports it is looking to return to Formula 1 with Lotus in the aftermath of recent...
Sochi Autodrom construction (July 2014)

FIA set to approve Russian GP track next week

Sochi Autodrom construction (July 2014) In just one week, Russia is set to get the final green-light for its inaugural Grand Prix. Amid construction of the Sochi layout and controversy surrounding the...
Sebastian Vettel with father Norbert

Vettel buys a Ferrari California for father Norbert

Sebastian Vettel with father Norbert Quadruple Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel has bought his father a Ferrari. La Gazzetta dello Sport, publishing a paparazzi photo of Red Bull's reigning...
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Schumacher medical records suspect was German

The suspect accused of stealing and  attempting to sell Michael Schumacher's medical records was from Germany, according to the latest reports. Last week, the tragic news emerged that the unidentified...
Sochi Autodrom

Russian GP on track after FOM visit

Sochi Autodrom is ready to host the Russian GP Formula 1 is pushing ahead with preparations for Russia's inaugural Grand Prix, despite doubts about the viability of the Sochi race in recent weeks,...
Bernie Ecclestone with Gerhard Gribkowsky

Bank rejects Ecclestone’s compensation offer

Bernie Ecclestone with Gerhard Gribkowsky Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone's legal troubles are not yet over. Before he ended his corruption trial in Munich by agreeing to pay $100 million to the...
Luca di Montezemolo

Montezemolo says he will not quit Ferrari

Luca di Montezemolo Luca di Montezemolo has denied claims that he could be set to quit his post as Ferrari president. Reports late last week suggested the Maranello marque's long-time and colourful...
Fernando Alonso

Alonso sends fuzzy signals about F1 future

Fernando Alonso Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso has taken time out of his summer vacation to deny speculation about his future, but rather than put an end to speculation his words may well prompt further...
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Outrage as Parabolica gravel replaced with tarmac

Formula 1's summer break has not stopped a cry of outrage at news the iconic Parabolica corner at historic Monza has been altered ahead of next month's Italian Grand Prix. Autosprint published a photo...
Bernie Ecclestone in court

Charity surprised by $1 million Ecclestone payment

Bernie Ecclestone in court Officials of a German children's charity were completely surprised when it emerged that Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone would pay them $1 million. The payment to the...
Esteban Gutierrez in the Ferrari powered Sauber C33

Sauber to keep Ferrari engine despite problems

Esteban Gutierrez in the Ferrari powered Sauber C33 Sauber has vowed to stay together with Ferrari as their engine supplier despite the Italian manufacturer's below par V6 turbo Formula 1 power...
Willi Weber

Willi Weber slams new age F1 drivers and ugly cars

Willi Weber Willi Weber, famous for making his fortune as Michael Schumacher's 'Mr 20 per cent' manager, has joined those decrying the new face of Formula 1. "There are many reasons for the decline of...