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Kubica said to have signed Ferrari option

May 7 (GMM) According to the Italian sports daily Tuttosport, there is substance to the rumours linking Robert Kubica with Ferrari. The Turin-published newspaper believes Renault's Polish driver has signed...
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Chandhok hit by stomach bug in Spain

May 7 (GMM) Karun Chandhok is perhaps not too upset about sitting out Friday morning's initial practice session at Barcelona. The Indian rookie's cockpit will be occupied by Christian Klien for the 90...
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Hamilton denies Hakkinen to be manager

May 7 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton has played down rumours Mika Hakkinen will shortly be unveiled as his new personal manager. The McLaren driver admitted exaggeratingly that he has fielded "millions" of calls...
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Ferrari launch new blue Alonso T-shirt

May 7 (GMM) Even with Fernando Alonso-mania in full swing, the grandstands at Circuit de Catalunya this weekend will remain a sea of blue. At the height of the Spaniard's title-winning run last decade, his...
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Massa: Important to work well together

May.6 (YF1) On a cool and cloudy Thursday afternoon, with a few drops of rain falling on the Catalunya circuit, for the first time this season, Felipe Massa met the media in the surroundings of the team...
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Klien does not have F1 super license

May 6 (GMM) Christian Klien does not possess a current F1 super license. The Austrian 27-year-old joined the new HRT team earlier this week as a test and reserve driver, and is scheduled to drive Karun...
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Glock hopes for improvement with updates

May 6 (GMM) With rival Lotus hoping for a more than one second improvement in Barcelona, Virgin's Timo Glock believes his similarly heavily-revised VR-01 car will be faster by about seven tenths per lap this...
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Vettel: Are we in the right country?

May.6 (YF1) Red Bull Racing's Sebastian Vettel was part of the drivers FIA press conference at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. Here are highlight's of his answers to questions directed at him. Red...
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Pressured Ferrari remove bar code branding

May 6 (GMM) Ferrari's 2010 car no longer features a controversial 'barcode' livery on its engine cover. The Italian team last week angrily rejected reports the signage was subliminal advertising for its...
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Alonso: Very important days for me here

May.6 (YF1) Ferrari's Fernando Alonso was one of the drivers at Thursday's FIA press conference at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. We publish highlights to answers posed to the Spaniard ahead of this...
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Virgin Racing score online poker sponsor

May.6 (YF1) As Virgin Racing prepares for the start of Formula 1’s European season in Spain this weekend, the team announced a new partnership with Full Tilt Poker.Net. Full Tilt Poker.Net is now a major...
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Button inducted into Champions’ Avenue

May.6 (YF1) Jenson Button today followed in the footsteps of fellow motorsport world champions when he was inducted into the Circuit de Catalunya’s prestigious Champions’ Avenue display. Unveiling...
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Updated Williams for Barrichello in Spain

May 6 (GMM) Nico Hulkenberg's Williams will not initially be in the same specification as his teammate Rubens Barrichello in Barcelona. The German rookie confirmed to Germany's Auto Motor und Sport that...
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Hispania boss denies lack of funding

May 6 (GMM) Colin Kolles on Thursday moved to dispel persistent rumours that HRT might not see the end of its debut season. After struggling to survive in the winter before even turning a wheel, the new...
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No airbox on revised Mercedes MGP W01

May 6 (GMM) One of the innovations on the Mercedes car for the Spanish grand prix is the abolishment of the traditional 'airbox'. The airbox - an inlet for the normally-aspirated engines - has traditionally...
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Schumi merchandise moving slowly

Michael Schumacher's long time manager has admitted the hype of the German's return to formula one this year has not matched his expectations. Sabine Kehm has taken over as the Mercedes driver's general...
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Spanish GP: McLaren preview

May.6 (YF1) Vodafone McLaren Mercedes preview this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuit de Catalunya. Jenson Button: “The Spanish Grand Prix is a race I won last year, and I regard it as one...
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Klien: Hispania deal small step back into F1

May 6 (GMM) Christian Klien is happy to be back with an official role in formula one, but he acknowledges that being a third driver at HRT is a "small step". Despite Sakon Yamamoto recently signing on in...