Adrian Newey

Newey does not expect to be replaced by Red Bull

Adrian Newey Adrian Newey says Red Bull will not replace him as technical director when he steps down at Christmas. Frustrated with the direction of the regulations, Formula 1's most respected designer...
Max Chilton nearly missed out on the Belgian GP

Pay drivers queue up at Marussia and Caterham

Max Chilton nearly missed out on the Belgian GP He didn't want to say the words, but Max Chilton insists a Marussia kerfuffle in Belgium should not be interpreted as a simple pay-driver in distress, while...
Valtteri Bottas fastest in FP3

Belgium FP3: Bottas signals his intent

Valtteri Bottas fastest in FP3 Williams driver Valtteri Bottas signalled his intent as he topped the timing sheets at the end of final free practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, with...
Max Verstappen at Spa

Verstappen: Age is just a number, I am ready for F1

Max Verstappen at Spa He may be only 16, but Max Verstappen told the world on Friday that age is just a number – and he is ready to be Formula One's youngest boy racer of all time. The Dutchman will...
Alexander Rossi at Spa

Rossi: I was quite disappointed, I wanted to race

Alexander Rossi at Spa American driver Alexander Rossi detected a silver lining in his disappointment on Friday after a Formula One race debut was snatched away at the last moment. The 22-year-old...
Friday press conference at Spa

Belgian Grand Prix: Teams press conference

Friday press conference at Spa Full transcript from the FIA hosted Friday press conference on the first day of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, Round 12 of the 2014 Formula 1 world championship. at...
Daniel Ricciardo gets bucketed

Dan does the ice bucket challenge

Daniel Ricciardo gets bucketed On Tuesday Daniel Ricciardo manfully stepped up to the plate and announced that he had accepted not one, not two, but three ice bucket challenges and that he’d take the...
Daniel Ricciardo

Renault: The long run pace is positive

Daniel Ricciardo Renault Sport F1 report from day one of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, Round 12 of the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship, at Spa-Francorchamps. Key practice points: After a long...
Alexander Rossi

Marussia: A positive first day back on track

Alexander Rossi Jules Bianchi and Max Chilton ended the day in 16th and 18th positions respectively for the Marussia F1 Team, after the first two free practice sessions for Sunday’s 44 lap Belgian Grand...
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Pirelli: We are likely to see two pit stops

The Formula 1 season resumed at Spa-Francorchamps in cool conditions: a common feature of the legendary seven-kilometre venue in the foothill of the Ardennes. Track temperatures climbed to just 30...
Daniel Ricciardo

Red Bull: There’s a lot of boxes to be ticked

Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull report from day one of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, Round 12 of the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship, at Spa-Francorchamps. Daniel Ricciardo First Practice Session:...
Fernando Alonso

Ferrari: Mixed fortunes for Scuderia Ferrari

Fernando Alonso Mixed fortunes for Scuderia Ferrari in the second Friday session. Fernando Alonso was again third, while Kimi Raikkonen had an electrical problem, which did not stop him running, but meant...
Kevin Magnussen

McLaren: Reasonably satisfied with our day’s work

Kevin Magnussen Today was a satisfactory first day at Spa for the McLaren team, both Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen relishing the challenge of tackling Formula 1’s return to one of the most daunting...