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Bahrain Day 1: Renault report

Mar.12 (YF1) Robert Kubica: “The conditions today were totally different to winter testing with high track and ambient temperatures. That was something new for everybody and it had a big effect on the...
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Bahrain Day 1: Mercedes GP report

Mar.12 (YF1) The first practice sessions for the 2010 Formula One season got underway today in the searing heat of the desert at the Bahrain International Circuit. Taking to the track in the new Silver...
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Bahrain Day 1: McLaren report

Mar.12 (YF1) Lewis Hamilton: "Out on track, it’s been very hot so tyre degradation of both compounds has been pretty high. But I think the degradation is something we can handle; you build it into your...
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GP2 Asia: Filippi on pole for QI-Meritus

Mar.12 (YF1) Meritus Luca Filippi snatched the pole position today at Sakhir in the final round of the season clocking in a best laptime of 2:07.087. The Italian stole Charles Pic’s thunder in the last...
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Bahrain Day 1: Lotus report

Mar.12 (YF1) Friday at the Bahrain Grand Prix marked an historic day for Lotus Racing, exactly six months to the day since the team's entry into the 2010 Formula One™ World Championship was confirmed....
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Bahrain Day 1: Force India report

Mar.12 (YF1) The 2010 FIA Formula One World Championship, one of the most eagerly anticipated seasons in recent memory, finally got underway today with two 90 minute sessions at a sun-drenched Sakhir circuit...
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GP2 cars on Senna’s pace in sunny Bahrain

Mar.12 (GMM) Commentators for GP2 qualifying in Bahrain on Saturday were keeping a close eye on the laptime 2m7s. The reason was that the junior racers were tantalisingly close to eclipsing the best time...
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F1 bosses want Bridgestone to stay

Mar.12 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone has vowed to try to convince Bridgestone to remain in formula one beyond 2010. The Japanese marque has already decided to cease being the official tyre supplier. "We could...
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Hispania in Bahrain to protect F1 entry

Mar.12 (GMM) It would have been better if HRT had been able to skip this weekend's Bahrain grand prix. That is the opinion of Adrian Campos, the founder of the Spanish team who handed over to Jose Ramon...
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Briatore not interested in F1 return

Mar.12 (GMM) Flavio Briatore on Friday ruled out returning to formula one. The 59-year-old Italian said the FIA is pushing ahead with appealing a French court's overturning of his lifetime motor racing...
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Williams champions Make Roads Safe campaign

Mar.12 (YF1) A part of its wider responsibility programme, Williams F1 has re-affirmed its commitment to improving global road safety today by backing the Make Roads Safe campaign. The Williams FW32 will...
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Williams announce partnership with Cloud9

Mar.12 (YF1) The AT&T Williams team today confirmed a new licensee partnership with Cloud9 International Limited as exclusive personal aviation provider to the team. The agreement will see the launch of...
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Lotus boss says Fauzy will drive in Bahrain

Mar.12 (GMM) Test driver Fairuz Fauzy will get some track time at the wheel of the Lotus T127 this weekend in Bahrain. "He will be testing," said team boss Tony Fernandes on Friday before departing Kuala...
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Renault may still protest against McLaren

Mar.12 (GMM) Bob Bell has refused to rule out lodging a protest after the FIA cleared McLaren's controversial aerodynamic trick for the 2010 season. Within minutes of the green light shining for opening...
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Heidfeld prefers to watch than running at back

Mar.12 (GMM) Nick Heidfeld insists he has no regrets, despite having to sit out the 2010 season on the sidelines. After gambling on securing a competitive race seat, the 32-year-old veteran - who arrived...
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Rosberg wants to stay at Mercedes for long

Mar.12 (GMM) Nico Rosberg has revealed he wants to stay at Mercedes GP for "a long time". After four mainly fallow seasons with Williams, the 24-year-old thought he was switching to Brawn for 2010 to have...
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Adrian Campos on crutches

Mar.12 (GMM) HRT founder Adrian Campos has broken his foot. The 49-year-old former Minardi driver, whose Spanish outfit almost collapsed and was taken over and renamed ahead of the 2010 season, remains at...
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Ecclestone: Rome will not replace Monza

Mar.12 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone has given his personal assurance that Rome is not set to replace historic Monza on the formula one calendar. "Don't worry: the grand prix of Italy is staying at Monza," Enrico...