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Fresh Cosworth engine for Senna in China

Apr.14 (GMM) Bruno Senna will have a fresh Cosworth engine fitted to his HRT car for qualifying and the race in China this weekend. Brazil's Globo reports that the change will be made as a precaution,...
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Twitter ban in China may stump F1 users

Apr.14 (GMM) F1's new obsession with Twitter might have to take a backseat role in China this weekend. Particularly over the pre-season period, many F1 figures - including drivers, bosses, team PR...
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Pat Symonds set for F1 ‘consultant’ role

Apr.14 (GMM) F1's other banned 'crashgate' conspirator, Pat Symonds, could soon resume a role in the sport. Following news that the scandal has ended due to a settlement with the FIA, it is already...
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McLaren initiated Mercedes split says Dennis

Apr.14 (GMM) McLaren initiated its split with former works partner and major shareholder Mercedes, according to Ron Dennis. The 62-year-old chairman of the Woking based company now heads McLaren's own...
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Rain and hail in Shanghai on Wednesday

Apr.14 (GMM) It is raining heavily and even hailing on Wednesday as the F1 paddock begins to fill ahead of the Chinese grand prix weekend. With official proceedings set to kick off at the Shanghai circuit...
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Chinese GP: Lotus preview

Apr.14 (YF1) Spirits are high as Lotus Racing turns to China and the final race before the European season kicks off in Spain. The team is again focusing on reliability and the challenge of seeing both cars...
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Chinese GP: Shanghai circuit animation

Apr.14 (YF1) Allianz present Formula 1 circuit animations of Shanghai International Circuit, venue of the Chinese Grand Prix, explaining track facts and give information about important parts of the race...
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Video: Chinese Grand Prix Insights

Apr.14 (YF1) Allianz present Chinese Grand Prix insights: Two and a half minutes of pure excitement and exclusive insights from AT&T Williams drivers and the Allianz safety expert Christian...
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Problems on runway as Vettel jets to China

Apr.13 (GMM) After his reliability problems aboard Red Bull's RB6 so far in 2010, Sebastian Vettel's Chinese grand prix got off to a shaky start on Tuesday. The 22-year-old German was safely aboard an...
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Mercedes take vastly updated car to China

Apr.13 (GMM) Mercedes will reportedly launch a major upgrade for its 2010 car in the hope of pushing for grand prix wins. It was reported early last week that if the W01 is not winning races by June, the...
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McLaren to stop work on ride-height system

Apr.13 (GMM) McLaren on Tuesday confirmed it will not introduce an adjustable ride-height system in China this weekend. After admitting in Melbourne he suspected other teams including Red Bull of running...
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Briatore lined up for F1 return in 2013

Apr.13 (GMM) The events of Flavio Briatore's 60th birthday on Monday means the ousted former Renault boss is coming back to formula one, Italian media said on Tuesday. "He will start immediately behind the...
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No fresh engine for Alonso in China

A Apr.13 (GMM) Fernando Alonso will not use a fourth fresh engine at this weekend's fourth round of the 2010 world championship. With the Spaniard already onto his third engine in Malaysia two weekends...
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Chinese GP: Renault preview

Apr.13 (YF1) Renault preview the forthcoming Chinese Grand Prix to be held at Shanghai International Circuit> A lap of Shanghai with Robert Kubica The track in Shanghai is an impressive place....
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Chinese GP: Force India

Apr.13 (YF1) The Chinese Grand Prix will be the fourth round of the 2010 FIA Formula One World Championship and the final event in the quartet of flyaway races that opened the season. Held at the state of...
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Ferrari not extending Massa deal yet

Apr.13 (GMM) Italian media sources have not fully backed reports that Felipe Massa is close to extending his contract with Ferrari for 2011 and beyond. German and Brazilian reports last week suggested...
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Rain expected for Chinese GP weekend

Apr.13 (GMM) After inclement weather spiced up the recent Australian and Malaysian grands prix, more rain is expected in the region of this weekend's Chinese round near Shanghai. In the wake of the...