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Chinese GP: Renault report

Apr.19 (YF1) Renault report from the Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit. Robert Kubica, P5 “It was an exciting race today and it’s good to have scored some more points. At the start of...
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Chinese GP: Virgin Racing report

Apr.19 (YF1) After a promising start to the Chinese Grand Prix weekend, unfortunately Virgin Racing experienced problems with both cars in the countdown to the Race start. The final hours leading up to...
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Chinese GP: McLaren report

Apr.19 (YF1) Vodafone McLaren Mercedes report from the Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit Jenson Button “This was my best victory in Formula 1. Every race you win becomes your best, but...
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Chinese GP: Mercedes report

Apr.19 (YF1) An exciting Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit today saw Nico Rosberg drive an excellent race in the challenging and constantly changing weather conditions to achieve...
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Chinese GP: Lotus report

Apr.19 (YF1) Lotus Racing's first four races came to an end in China with another solid performance as the head of the new teams and for the first time coming out in front of one of their established...
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Chinese GP: Ferrari report

Apr.19 (YF1) Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro takes 14 points away from the Chinese Grand Prix, thanks to a fourth place for Fernando Alonso and a ninth for Felipe Massa. At the end of this first group of races...
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Chinese GP: Force India report

Apr.19 (YF1) Force India report on the Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit. Adrian Sutil (car 14) It was a real strategy race this time. At times it was difficult to know which was the best...
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Chinese GP: Sauber report

Apr.19 (YF1) In China both the BMW Sauber F1 Team’s cars retired. Kamui Kobayashi was out of the race on lap one when he was an innocent victim of someone else’s accident. Pedro de la Rosa had managed...
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Mercedes to replace Schumacher’s chassis

Apr.18 (GMM) Michael Schumacher will not only have an upgraded car in Spain, it will also be a completely different chassis. Mercedes' Norbert Haug suggested after the Chinese grand prix, where the seven...
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McLaren boss says no team orders

Apr.18 (GMM) Unlike Red Bull and perhaps also Ferrari, McLaren's two drivers are free to race when running first and second. Red Bull's Christian Horner admitted in Shanghai that when his drivers are...
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Hamilton and Vettel reprimanded for pitlane antics

Apr.18 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel escaped with official reprimands but no actual penalties after their pitlane incident during the Chinese grand prix. Stewards, including former F1 driver...
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F1 freight going nowhere fast from Shanghai

Apr.18 (GMM) F1's many tonnes of freight are going nowhere fast. After the Chinese grand prix, the teams are packing up their cars and equipment and delivering it into the pitlane as per usual on a Sunday...
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Sauber not using F-duct in China

Apr.18 (GMM) Pedro de la Rosa qualified just seventeenth in Shanghai. "We lack top speed," said the Sauber driver. After innovators McLaren, the Swiss team had been the first to implement an F-duct...
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Hispania sign inexperienced Yamamoto

Apr.18 (GMM) Sakon Yamamoto could get his first outing as HRT's new Friday driver in Barcelona next month. The former Super Aguri and Spyker driver has been signed by the Spanish team, and is in Shanghai...
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US GP boss George spotted in Shanghai

Apr.18 (GMM) There has been an interesting sighting in the Shanghai paddock this weekend. Tony George was CEO of the former US grand prix venue Indianapolis Motor Speedway until he resigned last year. He...
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F1 faces travel chaos as ash cloud remains

Apr.18 (GMM) As the European air chaos continues due to the Icelandic volcano cloud, Lotus has booked its entire race team on flights to Malaysia. With European airports throughout Europe still closed, the...
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Hamilton admits “not all smiles” with father

Apr.18 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton has admitted his relationship with his father and former manager Anthony is currently "not all smiles and happiness". At the McLaren driver's initiation, the pair split...
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Non-branded tyres being considered for F1

Apr.17 (GMM) Another name has entered the frame as a potential replacement for F1's departing tyre supplier Bridgestone. Until Saturday, it was thought that the formula one teams association FOTA had...