Red Bull has no plans to sell Toro Rosso

Nov.4 (GMM) Red Bull insists it has no plans to sell Toro Rosso. The energy drinks company is pushing for the 2010 title with its main team Red Bull Racing, while its second team is a midfield runner at...

Korea F1 organisers deny illegal conduct

Nov.4 (GMM) Even after hosting its inaugural grand prix less than two weeks ago, a cloud is above the future of Korea's formula one race. The Yeongam circuit has failed a state safety inspection and...

Brazilian GP: Cosworth preview

Nov.4 (Cosworth) The 2010 Formula One World Championship edges closer to its exciting conclusion with the penultimate round of the season, the Brazilian Grand Prix, taking place at the Interlagos Circuit...

Brazilian GP: Hispania Racing preview

Nov.4 (Hispania Racing) With only two races left, the Formula 1 Championship heads off to the Autodromo José Carlos Pace in Interlagos, one of the most exciting and defiant tracks on the calendar. Situated...

Alonso: Fortunately we are united as a team

Nov.4 (GMM) Fernando Alonso believes Ferrari's rivals are "trying to divert attention" from their own problems by playing psychological games in the media. With just two races still to run in 2010 and...

Di Grassi admits risk of losing Virgin drive

Nov.4 (GMM) Lucas di Grassi has admitted there is a risk he will not stay with the Virgin team beyond the 2010 season. The Brazilian made his debut with the new British team this year, but the Belgian...

Officials deny US GP plans behind schedule

Nov.4 (GMM) The lead attorney for the US grand prix promoter has denied reports the Austin track will not be ready for its scheduled 2012 race debut. An official document that emerged this week showed that...

Webber totally relaxed ahead of crucial races

Nov.4 (GMM) Whilst still a main contender for the 2010 title, Mark Webber insists his own expectations for the season have already been met. "I am totally relaxed and looking forward to the last races," the...

FIA tell Shanghai to improve track for 2011

Nov.4 (GMM) China's Shanghai circuit must improve its track surface and rain drainage before hosting its eighth grand prix next April. The huge and impressive facility cost $240 million to build ahead of...

McLaren boss grilled about Button attitude

Nov.3 (GMM) McLaren team boss Martin Whitmarsh has been targeted by media for comment, ahead of the Brazilian GP, amid suggestions Jenson Button should surely now be supporting the World Championship charge...

FIA preview the Brazilian Grand Prix

Nov.3 (FIA) The 2010 FIA Formula One World Championship moves to Brazil for its penultimate round, with a thrilling race and title showdown anticipated. Ferrari's Fernando Alonso is the new championship...

Domenicali: Red Bull has had the best car

Nov.3 (GMM & Ferrari) Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali on Wednesday retaliated  to comments made by Red Bull Racing boss Christian Horner who said the Italian team winning the 2010 championship would be...

FIA man gives thumbs up to US GP progress

Nov.3 (F1 United States Team) Promoters for the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix revealed that a top U.S. auto racing official made an official visit to Austin, TX to review the site, plans and...

FIA reconfirm 2011 Grand Prix dates

Nov.3 (FIA) At the FIA’s headquarters in Paris, the members of the World Motor Sport Council met ahead of this year’s FIA General Assembly week where the 19 round 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship...

The Slipstream: Battleground Brazil

Nov.3 (Geoffrey Hunton) Hello and welcome back to the Slipstream. With the end of October and the holiday season nearing, it appears Formula One fans are in store for a true gift.  In recent memory there...

Wendlinger doubts Red Bull has no strategy

Nov.3 (GMM) Karl Wendlinger insists it is "hard to imagine" that Red Bull has ruled out the possibility of deploying a team strategy at the final two races of 2010. Following suggestions Sebastian Vettel...

Ecclestone jibes do not offend Hispania

Nov.3 (GMM) The struggling Spanish team HRT insists it is reluctant to respond to Bernie Ecclestone's latest scathing comments. The F1 chief executive said this week that while Lotus is worth keeping in F1...

New race engineer for Schumacher in 2011

Nov.3 (GMM) Michael Schumacher will have a new race engineer at Mercedes next year, according to reports. The French-language Eurosport said the identity of the engineer is Mark Slade, who this year is...