Carlos Sainz

Tost says Toro Rosso almost certain for Sainz

Carlos Sainz Carlos Sainz jr is closing in on a Toro Rosso drive for 2015, a reversal of fortune for the Spanish rookie - as the apparent cream of Red Bull's junior programme - remained disappointed to...
Michael Schumacher and   Jean Todt in their heyday at Ferrari

Schumacher has made progress reveals Todt

Michael Schumacher and Jean Todt in their heyday at Ferrari FIA president Jean Todt has visited his friend Michael Schumacher since the Formula 1 legend returned home after months in hospital and...
Ron Dennis at Suzuka with Eric Boullier

Dennis: None of our drivers are signed for 2015

Ron Dennis at Suzuka with Eric Boullier McLaren supremo Ron Dennis has slammed mounting reports that Fernando Alonso's return to the Woking based outfit in 2015 is already a done deal. Undoubtedly,...
Niki Lauda

Lauda rules out Mercedes move for Alonso

Niki Lauda As the morning's sensational Formula 1 silly season news headed into late afternoon at Suzuka, tongues were still wagging far and wide in the Suzuka paddock. Mercedes' Niki Lauda, who often...
Carlos Sainz in the running for Toro Rosso 2015 seat again

Sainz back in the running for Toro Rosso seat

Carlos Sainz in the running for Toro Rosso 2015 seat again Red Bull has not denied that Carlos Sainz jr is the obvious choice to replace Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso in 2015. Suzuka and the sport was...
Tony Fernandes

Fernandes distances himself from Caterham team

Tony Fernandes Former team owner Tony Fernandes has moved to distance himself from the debt and chaos of the Formula 1 outfit  he founded and backed since 2010. Formula 1 backmarker Caterham has...
Sochi race will start on time

No changes to Japan and Russia start times

Sochi race will start on time Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has ruled out moving the start time of Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix. Shifting the 3pm start time forward by up to four hours has been...
Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone rubbishes F1 board reports

Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has slammed reports his return to Formula 1's executive board has been denied. British newspapers on Friday had said that despite his German legal...
forecast track 5

Phanfone typhoon could hamper F1 trip to Russia

The worst impact from a typhoon lurking off the coast of Japan will be felt the day after the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix and could affect preparations for the next race in Russia, the sport's weather...
Manfredi Ravetto (middle) with Christijan Albers and Colin Kolles

Ravetto confident Caterham will survive crisis

Manfredi Ravetto (middle) with Christijan Albers and Colin Kolles Caterham principal Manfredi Ravetto said on Friday there were no guarantees the Formula One team would make it to the end of the season but...
Alex Wurz

Wurz appointed GPDA chairman

Alex Wurz Austrian ex-Formula One racer Alex Wurz was appointed chairman of the Grand Prix Drivers Association on Friday, replacing Spaniard Pedro de la Rosa. The GPDA said in a statement that McLaren's...
The awesome Eau Rouge

Belgium Grand Prix set for deal until 2018

The awesome Eau Rouge Far away from the Suzuka paddock, the Formula 1 world heard promising news on Friday from Belgium. L'Echo newspaper reported that Bernie Ecclestone has agreed to extend the Grand...
Pastor Maldonado

Maldonado gets ten place engine grid drop

Pastor Maldonado Pastor Maldonado, whose maiden season at Lotus goes from bad to worse, when he became the second driver to be given a ten place grid penalty for the use of a sixth turbo power unit in...
Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone denied return to Formula 1 board

Bernie Ecclestone Fresh doubt is being cast over Bernie Ecclestone's Formula 1 reign, as news is circulating around the Suzuka paddock that the sport's 'supremo' has been denied his planned return to the...
F1 woke to wet conditions at Suzuka on Thursday

Japan GP may start earlier to dodge typhoon

F1 woke to wet conditions at Suzuka on Thursday An approaching typhoon is threatening to drive the Japanese Grand Prix off track, as every eye is on the ominous skies above the fabled circuit. "The...
Will Stevens at Suzuka

Stevens provides cash boost for Marussia

Will Stevens at Suzuka A new recruit will reportedly inject much-needed funds at struggling Marussia,as the team announced at Suzuka that Briton Will Stevens, currently a Formula Renault 3.5 driver but...