F1 boss says Korea is go despite rumours

Sep.26 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone on Sunday insisted next month's Korean grand prix will go ahead. It has emerged that despite September 21 being the originally belated date for the Yeongam circuit's final...

Equal status remains for Red Bull drivers

Sep.26 (GMM) With only four races to run after Sunday's Singapore grand prix, Red Bull appears no closer to making championship leader Mark Webber its number 1 bet for the world championship. The...

Sauber expected too much of Heidfeld

Sep.26 (GMM) Nick Heidfeld shouldn't feel down after being comprehensively outpaced by his teammate on his return to formula one, according to team boss Peter Sauber. The German, who has been test driver...

Rain looms hours before Singapore race

Sep.26 (GMM) As afternoon becomes evening in Singapore, the storm clouds are gathering above the city street circuit. As the experience of the past week has shown, any significant rain from now until the...

Haug insists no discord in Mercedes team

Sep.26 (GMM) Norbert Haug has once again played down rumours of discord within the Mercedes GP camp. Two weeks ago at Monza, speculation swept the Italian paddock that Michael Schumacher could follow team...

Alonso’s blushes at Vettel’s crashgate joke

Fernando Alonso Sep.26 (GMM) Fernando Alonso was the only one not amused when Sebastian Vettel cracked a joke during Saturday night's post-qualifying press conference. Vettel qualified behind Ferrari's...

Singapore organisers defend turn 10 safety

Sep.26 (GMM) Organisers of the Singapore grand prix have defended the safety standards of the Marina Bay street circuit. Lewis Hamilton slammed the reprofiled turn 10 chicane earlier this weekend,...

Button wants to end career at McLaren

Sep.26 (GMM) Amid reports McLaren would sign Sebastian Vettel, Jenson Button has pledged the rest of his formula one career to the British team. Team boss Martin Whitmarsh said recently he tried to sign...

Klien brings new sponsor to Hispania

Sep.25 (GMM) Another possible reason for Christian Klien's graduation to the HRT race cockpit became clearer at Singapore on Saturday. On Friday, team boss Colin Kolles announced that the Spanish team's...

Alonso: Pole position is good news for us

Sep.25 (Grand Prix 247) When the going gets tough, the tough get going. That would be an apt description of Fernando Alonso's season so far. Fortunes got off to a great start in Bahrain all those months ago,...

Vettel: I am not the happiest today

Sep.25 (Grand Prix 247) It would have been brave to bet against Sebastian Vettel taking pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix. Bravery would have been rewarded because the Red Bull driver will start the...

Hamilton: I feel that we will have a good race

Sep.25 (Grand Prix 247) Lewis Hamilton will start the Singapore Grand Prix as the dark horse after setting the third best time in qualifying at the floodlit Marina Bay Circuit. The 2008 F1 World Champion...

Singapore Qualifying: Ferrari report

Sep.25 (Ferrari) One car at the head of the field, the other at the bottom of the time sheet: that is the bitter-sweet outcome of qualifying for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro in the Singapore Grand Prix. On...

Singapore Qualifying: Red Bull report

Sep.25 (Red Bull Media) Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel will start the Singapore Grand Prix on the front row with Mark Webber fifth on the grid. Car 5 Sebastian Vettel, Position: 2nd “I think we...

Singapore Qualifying: Mercedes GP report

Sep.25 (Mercedes GP) Drivers Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher qualified in seventh and ninth places for the Singapore Grand Prix following this evening's qualifying hour at the floodlit Marina Bay...

Singapore Qualifying: Hispania report

Sep.25 (Hispania Racing) HRT F1 Team completed its first night-time qualifying session today in Singapore. Christian Klien will start his first race with the Spanish team from 22nd position, and Bruno...

Singapore Qualifying: Williams report

Sep.25 (AT&T Williams) With dependable progression for both AT&T Williams drivers into Q3 in recent races, today’s session was positive for Rubens Barrichello and frustrating for Nico Hulkenberg...

Singapore Qualifying: Bridgestone report

Sep.25 (Bridgestone) Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro’s Fernando Alonso scored the only night pole position of the season after hustling Bridgestone’s super soft compound Potenza tyres around the challenging...