Jean Eric Vergne

Vergne replaces De La Rosa as Ferrari test driver

Jean Eric Vergne Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne has replaced Spaniard Pedro De la Rosa as Ferrari test driver, the Formula One team said on Friday. Vergne, who raced for the Italy-based Toro Rosso team this...
FIA crash test (File Photo)

McLaren and Sauber pass mandatory FIA crash tests

FIA crash test (File Photo) McLaren and Sauber have confirmed that their respective 2015 chassis' have passed the mandatory FIA crash tests. McLaren, who embark on their second Honda powered era, are...
Felipe Nasr

Rookie Nasr opts for number 12

Felipe Nasr Brazilian Formula 1 rookie Felipe Nasr has chosen to race with number 12 when he makes his race debut next year at the season opening Australian Grand Prix Nasr, who was Williams reserve...
Jock Clear celebrates with the Mercedes team

Jock Clear leaves Mercedes for Ferrari

Jock Clear celebrates with the Mercedes team Mercedes has confirmed the departure of new world champion Lewis Hamilton's performance engineer Jock Clear. "We thank Jock for his work and wish him well...
Mario Illien with Adrian Newey

Horner happy to have Illien working with Renault

Mario Illien with Adrian Newey Christian Horner has confirmed that Red Bull's V6 power unit supplier Renault is now working with engine guru Mario Illien. As the French engine marque faltered at the...
Gerard Lopez had Fernando Alonso in his sights

Lopez: We opened the door to Fernando

Gerard Lopez had Fernando Alonso in his sights Before signing for McLaren, Lotus really was one of Fernando Alonso's options for the 2015 Formula 1 season, according to team owner Gerard Lopez." As the...
Daniil Kvyat

Horner says Kvyat has Raikkonen style mindset

Daniil Kvyat Team principal Christian Horner has likened Red Bull's new driver for 2015 to one of the most unique drivers in Formula 1 history. As quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel departed for...
Sebastian Vettel in the  Red Bull trophy room

Stolen Red Bull trophies found dumped in lake

Sebastian Vettel in the Red Bull trophy room a few days before they were stolen Grand Prix trophies stolen from the Red Bull Formula 1  factory in Milton Keynes have been found in a lake, police...
Robin Frijns

Caterham and Frijns part ways

Robin Frijns Robin Frijn's management announced that the Dutch reserve driver's deal with the ailing backmarker Caterham has now ended. "The team obviously hasn't exercised their option to extend the...
Gene Haas

Haas to bid for collapsed Marussia’s assets

Gene Haas Formula 1's latest entry headed by Gene Haas has a close eye on Marussia as the backmarker team's collapse is completed over the next few days. On Tuesday, the assets of the failed...