Heidfeld in Singapore and ready to rumble

Sep.23 (Grand Prix 247) Last time Nick Heidfeld raced a Formula 1 car was at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix back in November 2009 where he finished fifth. Little did he know, as he parked the his BMW Sauber in...

Exciting Lotus announcements eminent

Sep.23 (GMM) Lotus has scheduled a raft of "exciting announcements" for Friday in Singapore. According to widespread paddock sentiment, the press conference will include confirmation of a technical tie-up with Renault, and an official change of name ...

Alonso’s Diary: Rainy welcome to Singapore

Sep.23 (Ferrari) Fernando Alonso arrived in Singapore on the eve of the Grand Prix weekend at Marina Bay Circuit. The Spaniard, fresh from a momentous victory on Ferrari home turf, writes about the...

FIA preview Singapore Grand Prix

Sep.23 (FIA) Round fifteen of the 2010 FIA Formula One World Championship takes competitors to Singapore, as the final phase of flyaway races begins. Despite being one of the most recent additions to the FIA...

Officials deny Australian GP to relocate

Sep.23 (GMM) Officials have denied reports there are serious moves afoot to relocate Melbourne's Australian grand prix. With the current contract for Albert Park running until 2015, and in light of mounting taxpayer losses, it emerged this week that ...

Todt denies bowing to Ferrari’s pressure

Sep.23 (GMM) Jean Todt has hinted that F1's team orders ban will be reconsidered in order to make the sport more "transparent". But the FIA president denied he is bowing to the pressure and ideals of Ferrari, the famous Italian team he led to enormou...

Ecclestone open to return of French GP

Sep.23 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone has revealed he is not opposed to the idea of France returning to the formula one calendar. Earlier this month it emerged that Magny Cours, the long-time scene of the country's annual race between 1991 and 2008, is ramp...

De la Rosa will watch Singapore GP on TV

Sep.23 (GMM) For the first time in many years, Pedro de la Rosa will be watching a grand prix this weekend from the comfort of his Zurich home. The Spanish 39-year-old, who before returning to the F1 grid this year with Sauber was McLaren's long-time...

Merc not worried about superbike Schumi

Sep.23 (GMM) Mercedes insists it is still not worried about Michael Schumacher's outings on the saddle of powerful superbikes. Immediately before travelling to Singapore this week, the seven time world champion tested 180 horse power KTM and Honda bi...

Danny Sullivan back as Singapore steward

Sep.23 (GMM) Danny Sullivan will be in the stewards room this weekend in Singapore. The 1985 Indy 500 winner debuted in the FIA's new driver-representative role at Hockenheim in July. There, he was famously involved in the decision to fine Ferrari $...

Alonso’s engine usage no worry for Ferrari

Sep.23 (GMM) Fernando Alonso insists he is not worried about his engine situation with five races still to run in 2010. Ferrari is pushing ahead with the Spaniard's championship chances, but at Monza two weeks ago he began using his eighth V8 unit fo...

Rain in Singapore a worry for F1 drivers

Sep.23 (GMM) F1 drivers have admitted they are concerned about the prospect of rain under the Singapore lights this weekend. During the first two editions of the sport's first night event in 2008 and 2009, wet weather did not fall on the city street ...

Melbourne seeks F1 beyond 2015 contract

Sep.22 (GMM) A new venue for the Australian grand prix beyond 2015 could be shaping up near Melbourne. Earlier this month, Calder Park owner Bob Jane denied a major redevelopment of his circuit was a move to become an alternative for current F1 host ...

McLaren expect to be closer to Red Bull

Sep.22 (GMM) McLaren team figures believe the recent flexible bodywork saga will have taken the shine off Red Bull's earlier dominance. At F1's last outings in Spa and Monza, where new FIA compliance tests...

Renault score Russian shipyard sponsor

Sep.22 (Renault) The Renault F1 Team is pleased to announce another successful step in its commercial strategy in Eastern Europe with the arrival of Vyborg Shipyard JSC as a team partner for the final five...

Petrov: My objective to fight in the top 10

Sep.22 (Renault) Rookie Renault F1 driver Vitaly Petrov will be racing on the Marina Bay Circuit for the first time this weekend during the Singapore Grand Prix. The Russian will be strapped into a highly...

Kubica: I always enjoy driving in Singapore

Sep.22 (Renault) Robert Kubica speaks ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix at Marina Bay Circuit. The Polish driver is hoping that the Renault R30 can deliver at a tough venue, on a tough weekend. How do you...

Red Bull does 7-Eleven deal for Singapore

Sep.22 (Red Bull Media) Red Bull Racing is pleased to welcome back 7-Eleven as an official team partner for the Singapore Grand Prix. The agreement means the company’s logo will feature on the bargeboards...