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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...
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Gathering of world champions in Bahrain

Mar.2 (GMM) Two living world champions look set to be missing at next weekend's F1 season opener in Bahrain. Last month, the race's organisers announced that all twenty living title winners would attend as...
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Force India accounts problem sorted

Mar.2 (GMM) The recent uncertainty about the future of the Force India team is now over. The UK's companies registrar Companies House recently threatened to dissolve the Silverstone based outfit because it...
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Ecclestone on Button and Alonso

Mar.2 (GMM) 2010 is Jenson Button's chance to prove he is as good as Britain's other formula one driver, according to Bernie Ecclestone. After winning last year's world championship with Brawn GP,...
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Russian car builder to sponsor Renault

Mar.2 (GMM) Russia is set to sponsor the Renault formula one team in 2010, prime minister Vladimir Putin has announced. Russian rookie Vitaly Petrov has been signed to race this year for the Enstone based...
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Eddie Jordan says Stefan GP will be on grid

Mar.2 (GMM) Having earlier predicted Michael Schumacher's 2010 return to formula one, Eddie Jordan now thinks the Serbian outfit Stefan GP will be on the Bahrain grid next weekend. "My understanding is that...
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Simulator work for Massa ahead of Bahrain

Mar.2 (YF1) Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro’s ongoing preparations continue with the start of the 2010 Championship, in Bahrain in less than two weeks, looming. Only a couple of hours after the end of the...
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Sutton Images Montage: Barcelona in focus

Mar.1 (YF1) The Sutton Motorsport Images photographers were out in force at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona to capture all the action and tension at the final Formula 1 preseason test session, before the...