Steve Nielsen

Williams appoint Nielsen as sporting manager

Steve Nielsen Williams have appointed Steve Nielsen as their new sporting manager, the Formula 1 team announced on. Nielsen, who will be responsible for Williams' overall management and operation of...
Fernando Alonso with Ron Dennis

Alonso return to McLaren met with mixed reactions

Fernando Alonso with Ron Dennis McLaren boss Ron Dennis has dismissed reports Fernando Alonso has built exit clauses into his new $50 million contract with the team which embarks on it's second Honda era...
Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone says no to YouTube F1 broadcasts

Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has ruled out the broadcasting of grands prix on the internet. However Ecclestone has acknowledged that despite his disparagement of things...
Fernando Alonso

Alonso rules out Le Mans foray in 2015

Fernando Alonso McLaren's newly appointed driver Fernando Alonso says he will not be following Nico Hulkenberg's lead by splitting his Formula 1 duties with Le Mans next year. Prior to the confirmation...
New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone

Engine change high on F1 meeting agenda

New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone Even Niki Lauda admits he is not sure what is the future of Formula 1's engine regulations, amid reports that Bernie Ecclestone intends to propose...
Jean Todt

Verstappen too young for F1 says Todt

Jean Todt FIA President Jean Todt believes that Max Verstappen is too young for Formula 1. At the most recent meeting of the World Motor Sport Council, the FIA agreed to impose a new minimum of 18...
Robert Kubica

Kubica admits no sense to pursue F1 return

Robert Kubica Grand prix winner Robert Kubica has suggested he is close to abandoning the idea of returning to race Formula 1. Amid the Polish driver's burgeoning Formula 1 career in early 2011, he...
Nico+Hulkenberg

Korea date hinders Hulkenberg sportscar plans

Nico Hulkenberg The Korean Grand Prix has become a potential spanner in the works for Nico Hulkenberg's sportscar ambitions. It was announced recently that the German driver, whilst racing full-time for...
Lewis Hamilton scoops another award

Hamilton wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Lewis Hamilton scoops another award Double Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton, who won 11 grands prix for Mercedes in 2014, was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year against the odds on...
Max Verstappen

Verstappen chooses number 33 for F1 career

Max Verstappen Formula 1's soon to be youngest ever driver Max Verstappen has confirmed on Twitter that he will use number 33 in Formula 1. At 17 Verstappen will become the youngest driver in Formula...
Ron Dennis set to be the big boss at McLaren again

Dennis set to be McLaren majority shareholder again

Ron Dennis set to be the big boss at McLaren again Bahrain's sovereign wealth fund Mumtalakat has agreed to sell some of its stake in McLaren to the Formula One team's overall head Ron Dennis, who is set...
Three car teams a possibility in 2015

McLaren have contract to run three cars in 2015

Three car teams a possibility in 2015 During the announcement of McLaren's 2015 driver line-up the team's superemo Ron Dennis revealed that his team has a contract to run three cars should more Formula 1...