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,...

New F-duct system boosts Red Bull speed

Oct.15 (GMM) The Red Bull team does not fear straight lines as much as it did earlier in 2010, according to a German media report. After dominating on the slow, corner-dominated Hungaroring in August, the...

Formula 1 goes to Russia with love in 2014

Oct.14 (GMM) A deal to host at least seven Russian grand prix in Sochi beginning in 2014 has been reached, the country's president Vladimir Putin announced on Thursday. "An agreement with the (sport's)...

Ecclestone in Russia for GP contract signing

Oct.14 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone is in Russia on Thursday for a ceremonial signing of a seven year formula one race contract. Earlier, it emerged that Russian president Vladimir Putin has travelled to the...

Sergio Perez: I love to compete every day

Oct.14 (Sauber) Sergio Pérez, who will be racing for the Sauber F1 Team alongside Kamui Kobayashi in 2011, is currently visiting the team’s factory in Hinwil. The 20-year-old Mexican has had his seat...

Force India or McLaren move for Bob Bell

Oct.14 (GMM) McLaren or Force India have been earmarked as possible new employers for Bob Bell. The 52-year-old Ulsterman has left Renault after a long post as technical boss, and having acted as team...