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Schumi would have driven third Ferrari

Mar.4 (GMM) Had Ferrari got the go-ahead to field a third Ferrari in 2010, Michael Schumacher would have driven it. That is the admission of the 41-year-old's long time manager Willi Weber. "I believe had...
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Lada branding features on Renault R30

Mar.4 (YF1) The Renault F1 Team today confirmed a cooperation agreement that will see branding from Lada, Russia’s leading automotive marque, feature on the chassis of the Renault F1 Team R30 race cars...
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USF1 denies signing anyone but Lopez

Mar.4 (GMM) The failed American team USF1 has denied it had two drivers under contract to contest the 2010 season. The plight of the Argentine government-backed Jose Maria Lopez, and his subsequent...
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McLaren confident MP4-25 rear wing is legal

Mar.4 (GMM) McLaren on Thursday played down reports the FIA is contemplating the legality of the rear wing on its 2010 car. Reports in the Telegraph and the Daily Mail quoted Christian Horner as saying a...
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Stefan GP parent company credentials questioned

Mar.4 (GMM) The credentials of Zoran Stefanovic's Serbian engineering company AMCO have been called into question, according to the Cologne newspaper Express. Before supporting Stefanovic's formula one...
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McLaren rear wing legality in the spotlight

Mar.4 (GMM) The FIA is set to rule on whether the rear wing on McLaren's 2010 car is legal. According to the Telegraph, both Red Bull and Ferrari have requested the clarification about a slot on the wing...
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Kolles confirms Campos becomes HRT F1

Feb.3 (YF1) Campos Meta 1 has been renamed "HRT F1" Team, ( Hispania Racing F1 Team) following Jose Ramon Carabante's acquisition of Campos Meta 1 earlier in February. The new team name and identity is...
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2010 F1 commentator deal for Marc Gene

Mar.3 (GMM) Ferrari test driver Marc Gene has signed to commentate for Spanish television in 2010. With Pedro de la Rosa returning to the grid with Sauber this year, La Sexta has replaced the Spaniard with...
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Hispania set to launch and announce Chandhok

Mar.3 (GMM) Reports indicate that at a Thursday event in Murcia, Karun Chandhok will be announced officially as Bruno Senna's teammate and the Dallara F1 car unveiled ahead of the season opening Bahrain...
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Schumi promotes his spokeswoman

Mar.3 (GMM) Sabine Kehm has stepped into a leading managerial role for Michael Schumacher's second career on the formula one grid. Although handled throughout his ultra-successful career by Willi Weber,...
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Hamilton has several manager options

Mar.3 (GMM) Mika Hakkinen could become Lewis Hamilton's new manager. It emerged this week that Hamilton, 25, will no longer be handled professionally by his father Anthony. Finn Hakkinen, who is 41,...
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Hamilton says Sunday warm-up unnecessary

Mar.3 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton does not believe F1 needs to reinstate a Sunday morning warm-up session. With the top ten cars no longer having to qualify with race levels of fuel in 2010, the concept of a...
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Toro Rosso does final test at Imola

Mar.3 (GMM) Toro Rosso on Tuesday gave its 2010 car one final track outing before next weekend's season opener in Bahrain. The Ferrari-powered STR5 circulated in pleasant weather at Imola, formerly the...
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GP2: Racing Engineering sign Clos & Vietoris

Feb.3 (YF1) Spanish GP2 team Racing Engineering is pleased to announce that Dani Clos and Christian Vietoris will be their official drivers for the 2010 GP2 Series. For the Spaniard this will be his...
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Lotus announces sponsor deal with CNN

Mar.2 (GMM & YF1) New F1 team Lotus on Tuesday announced it will be sponsored by the famous news network CNN in 2010 and beyond. The "long-term agreement" will see the familiar 'CNN' logo on the T127...
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Campos to become Hispania Racing

Mar.2 (GMM) Campos Meta 1 intends to change its name to Hispania Racing F1 Team before the start of the 2010 season next weekend. Jose Ramon Carabante, who had already been the team president, took over the...
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Kovalainen says Minardi comments twisted

Mar.2 (GMM) Heikki Kovalainen insists his comments comparing Lotus with F1's defunct perennial backmarkers Minardi were "taken out of context". The 28-year-old driver was quoted by Finland's Turun Sanomat...
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Hamilton no longer managed by his father

Mar.2 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton will no longer be managed by his father Anthony. The 25-year-old confirmed in a teleconference on Tuesday that he is now mature enough to tread his own path, and wants a better...