Hulkenberg loses Williams seat to Maldonado

Oct.20 (GMM) Pastor Maldonado has signed a deal to race alongside Rubens Barrichello at Williams in 2011. That is the claim of Warm Up, the electronic version of Brazil's Grande Premio publication. The...

Korea surface won’t break up insists Tilke

Oct.20 (GMM) Hermann Tilke on Wednesday sounded confident the newly laid track surface at Yeongam will survive this weekend's inaugural Korean grand prix. With the top layer so recently laid and oils still...

Young guns lining up for Abu Dhabi F1 test

Oct.20 (GMM) The driver lineup is shaping up for November's end-of-season young drivers test in Abu Dhabi. Before the F1 teams try Pirelli's new tyres for the first time at the Yas Marina track, the test...

Rain and wet weekend possible in Korea

Oct.20 (GMM) There is a chance of another rain-affected grand prix event this weekend. The forecast for the city of Mokpo - the closest to the Yeongam venue in Korea's Jeollanam-do province - is not...

Villeneuve interest in Aussie V8 Supercars

Oct.20 (GMM) Jacques Villeneuve has apparently moved his sights from a full-time return to formula one, or a seat in the American NASCAR series, to Australia's domestic touring car series V8 Supercars. The...

Korea PRO: We’re not prepared for F1 debut

Oct.20 (GMM) "Frankly, we have not been prepared well for our F1 debut," said Yoon Keun-Sang, the PR director for the race organiser. "If we host this year's event successfully, the situation will be far...

Mateschitz says Vettel is faster than Webber

Oct.19 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel is faster but Mark Webber's points advantage could be enough to make him world champion, according to Austrian billionaire and Red Bull Racing team owner Dietrich...

Manager says Petrov has long future in F1

Oct.19 (GMM) Vitaly Petrov will be on the formula one grid for years to come, his manager insists. There has been speculation that, despite his financial contribution and a recent influx of Russian...

FIA preview the Korean Grand Prix

Oct.19 (FIA) For round 17 of the FIA Formula One World Championship, the grand prix moves to South Korea, to write a new chapter in the sport's history. This inaugural Korean Grand Prix takes Formula One to...

Mosley preparing Todt attack and comeback

Oct.19 (GMM) Former FIA president Max Mosley is preparing to launch a "comeback", according to an Italian report. The usually authoritative 422race.com website said the 70-year-old Briton, who headed...

Korean GP: Hispania Racing preview

Oct.19 (Hispania Racing) The brand-new Korea International Circuit, located in the South Jeolla Region and about 400 km away from Seoul, is the next stop on the 2010 Formula 1 calendar. The Formula 1 cars...

Volkswagen considering entry into F1

Oct.19 (GMM) Volkswagen will discuss the possibility of entering formula one during a meeting in November. That is the claim of Hans-Joachim Stuck, the former grand prix driver who is now a motor sport...

Prost says Schumi’s expectations unrealistic

Oct.19 (GMM) Michael Schumacher lacked the "humility" to set a more realistic target for his 2010 return to formula one. That is the claim of Alain Prost, the French former formula one driver who in 1993...

Ferrari boss intrigued by title rivals tactics

Oct.19 (GMM) Stefano Domenicali has admitted it will be "interesting" to see how Ferrari's rivals tackle the remaining three races of 2010. Of the title contenders, only the Italian team is solely focused...

Sutil expects Williams to beat Force India

Oct.19 (GMM) Force India's Adrian Sutil is expecting the team to be overhauled by Williams for sixth place in the world championship. Currently, the Silverstone based team holds a two point advantage over...

Senna prepares for Korea with F1 game

Oct.19 (GMM) Bruno Senna has denied that F1's arrival in Korea this weekend is a rare opportunity for struggling teams and drivers to race on a more level playing field. As a rookie, the Brazilian has been...

De la Rosa in 2011 talks with Hispania

Oct.19 (GMM) Pedro de la Rosa has expressed interest in returning to the formula one grid next year with HRT. After a long stint as McLaren tester, the Spanish driver returned to F1 with Sauber this year...

Alguersuari sure of Toro Rosso 2011 seat

Oct.19 (GMM) Despite earlier expressing some reservations, Jaime Alguersuari is now sure he will be at the wheel of a Toro Rosso in 2011. When boss Franz Tost initially said the Faenza based team's current...