Korea’s Hyundai has no interest in F1

Oct.18 (GMM) The likelihood of Hyundai entering formula one in the near future has diminished. Some years ago, the Korean carmaker - currently the fifth largest in the world and comprising Kia - was linked...

Ecclestone not slowing down even at 80

Oct.18 (GMM) In ten days, Bernie Ecclestone will celebrate his 80th birthday. But F1's ever-present F1 chief executive, commonly referred to as the sport's diminutive 'supremo', insists that he equates...

Struggling Williams may axe Hulkenberg

Oct.18 (GMM) With just three races left to run in his rookie season, Nico Hulkenberg admits he is still yet to sign a new contract for 2011. It is believed that while Williams has secured the services of...

Villeneuve and Durango focus on NASCAR

Oct.18 (GMM) The plans for a formula one team are reportedly still alive, but Villeneuve/Durango is now more likely to turn its attention to NASCAR. Ivone Pinton, principal of the Italian team Durango that...

Wolff looking to increase Williams stake

Oct.18 (GMM) Christian 'Toto' Wolff has admitted he might increase his minority stake in the Williams team to 49 per cent in the future. It emerged last week that, alongside founders and long-time owners...

Todt says Africa unlikely to get F1 race soon

Oct.18 (GMM) Jean Todt has poured cold water on reports Africa might join the formula one calendar in the next few years. While South Africa hosted the football World Cup earlier this year, F1 chief...

Team bosses consider two-day F1 weekend

Oct.18 (GMM) After Sunday's condensed action in Japan, the idea of reducing a grand prix weekend to just two days is back on the agenda. It is believed the proposal is once again being discussed by team...

F1 braces for challenging week in Korea

Oct.18 (GMM) Organisers of this weekend's inaugural Korean grand prix have scattered cement dust in places around the new Yeongam layout, as the newly-laid asphalt surface continues to seep oil as it...

No team orders to haunt Red Bull in the end?

Oct.17 (Daniel Chalmers) The Japanese GP will do down as one of Red Bull’s best races of the season, but funnily enough could be a race Christian Horner looks back on with some regret too. If Fernando...

Korean GP: Mercedes GP preview

Oct.17 (Mercedes GP) Formula One makes its first visit to Korea next week for Round 17 of the 2010 World Championship, the Korean Grand Prix, which will be held at the new Korean International Circuit in...

Korean GP: Lotus preview

Oct.17 (Lotus Racing) Next stop South Korea. Marking another first in F1 history, the 2010 Championship now moves to the brand new Yeongam circuit for round 17 of the 2010 FIA Formula One World...

Korean GP: Sauber report

Oct.17 (Sauber) After the superb race in Japan, which brought the team its best result of the season with Kamui Kobayashi and Nick Heidfeld finishing seventh and eighth respectively, the crew is excited...

Korean GP: McLaren preview

Oct.17 (Vodafone McLaren Mercedes) Team and drivers preview the Korean Grand Prix, round 17 of the Formula 1 World championship at the brand new Korea International Circuit in Yeongam County, South...

Korean GP: Bridgestone preview

Oct.17 (Bridgestone) Bridgestone heads to a new Formula 1 destination as it takes its hard and soft compound Potenza tyres to the first ever Korean Grand Prix at Yeongam near the city of Mokpo on October...

No Korea gearbox penalty for Hamilton

Oct.15 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton will not be taking a five-place grid penalty in Korea next weekend, his team boss Martin Whitmarsh has confirmed. The McLaren driver moved five places down the Suzuka grid due...

No title fight team orders says Red Bull boss

Oct.15 (GMM) Christian Horner has answered "no" as to whether Red Bull will be using team orders in the three-race run to the 2010 world championship. Separated by 14 points, both leader Mark Webber and...

Sauber says Kobayashi ready to lead team

Oct.15 (GMM) Peter Sauber has admitted his ideal driver constellation would be a promising young rookie alongside a steadier hand. Presently, the Swiss team's lineup is fiery Japanese newcomer Kamui...

Massa: I can count on support of my team

Oct.15 (GMM) Felipe Massa insists he is happy with the Ferrari team's "100 per cent" support during his current trough. The Brazilian has been in the headlines of late; struggling with the F10 car,...