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Vettel’s “Luscious Liz” chassis damaged

May 20 (GMM) Red Bull may have identified the reason for Sebastian Vettel's recent struggle to keep up with his on-form teammate Mark Webber. 33-year-old Australian Webber has commandingly won the last...
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Mercedes working on automated F-duct

May 20 (GMM) Mercedes is working on an F-duct system that does not need to be controlled by the drivers. Germany's Auto Bild Motorsport reports that the German team's downforce-stalling solution could be...
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Sutil: We should be quite good in Turkey

May.20 (Grand Prix 247) After a frustrating qualifying session a strong race in Monaco saw Force India’s Adrian Sutil finish ninth on the road, before moving up to eighth when Michael Schumacher was...
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Hispania rumours no worry for Chandhok

May 20 (GMM) Karun Chandhok has tersely insisted he is "not worried" about the future of the struggling HRT team. Recent reports quoted Bernie Ecclestone as suggesting the new Spanish outfit was in...
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Red Bull now have the wings to win titles

May.20 (Michael Johnsson) The Red Bull Racing team is finally turning the potential of this year’s car into results on the track, seizing the leads of both Formula 1 championships and sounding a clear...
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Liuzzi: I like Istanbul’s high speed corners

May.19 (Grand Prix 247) Force India got both cars into the points in the most prestigious race of the year in Monaco. After qualifying an encouraging 10th Tonio Liuzzi finished in the same position,...
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Alonso: Monaco was bittersweet for me

May.19 (www.grandprix247.com) Ferrari's Fernando Alonso, after a blunder in practice forced him to miss qualifying, drove a storming race from the back of the grid to finish sixth at Monaco. The Spaniard...
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Ferrari boss tries out team simulator

May.19 (www.grandprix247.com) A rather special driver made his debut this afternoon on the Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro simulator; none other than Luca di Montezemolo. The President of the Maranello company...
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Vettel unlikely to switch to Ferrari soon

May 19 (GMM) Dr Helmut Marko doubts Sebastian Vettel would consider switching to Ferrari any time soon. Vettel, 22, has said recently he sees the famous Maranello based team as a possible future...
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Lotus ready to fight established teams

May 19 (GMM) Lotus is almost ready to begin fighting with F1's established teams, according to Heikki Kovalainen. The Malaysian backed outfit has been the most impressive of the sport's three new...
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Renault confident Kubica will stay in 2011

May 19 (GMM) Renault boss Eric Boullier is confident Robert Kubica will not switch to a rival team at the end of 2010. Amid rumours linking the Pole with a move for 2011 to Ferrari, and his standout...
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McLaren and Boss reach 30 year landmark

May.18 (www.grandprix247.com) The famous Hugo Boss logo has appeared on the bodywork of all McLaren's Formula 1 cars throughout the past three decades, whilst McLaren drivers and team personnel have worn...
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Busy stewards overlook Barrichello penalty

May 19 (GMM) One of the three stewards on duty in Monaco last weekend has revealed the officials were too busy to consider giving Rubens Barrichello a penalty. After Michael Schumacher was demoted six...
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Mercedes drop Schumacher Monaco appeal

May 18 (GMM) Mercedes has decided not to appeal the Monaco stewards' decision to penalise Michael Schumacher. As per FIA rules, the German team lodged notification of its intention to appeal within an...
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Red Bull and Webber very relaxed on future

May 18 (GMM) Red Bull's team boss insists talks about extending Mark Webber's contract have not yet begun. After the Australian driver commandingly won the back-to-back Spanish and Monaco grands prix...
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Bernie helping HRT with plans says Kolles

May 18 (GMM) Colin Kolles has confirmed reports that Bernie Ecclestone is helping the struggling HRT team with its plans for the future. F1 chief executive Ecclestone was quoted in Monaco as suggesting he...
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Ferrari to make F-duct easier for drivers

May 18 (GMM) Ferrari might modify its F-duct system so that it is easier for the drivers to use. Team figures defended the ease of use and safety of its solution when it debuted in Barcelona, after video...
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Ferrari boss praises team effort at Monaco

May.17 (www.grandprix247.com) The traditional post-race debrief held this afternoon at the Gestione Sportiva racing department focused very much on the future. The analysis of the Scuderia Ferrari...