Sauber sign GP3 champ Gutierrez as reserve

Sep.20 (Sauber) Sauber Motorsport has signed up the 19-year-old Mexican Esteban Gutierrez as its Formula One test and reserve driver for 2011. Gutierrez has already worked with the team during the 2010...

D’Ambrosio signed up by Virgin Racing

Sep.20 (GMM) Jerome d'Ambrosio, who has been signed up by Virgin Racing, will replace regular Lucas di Grassi for four of the remaining five Friday morning practice sessions in 2010. Recent speculation...

Buemi: Singapore track should suit us

Sep.19 (Red Bull Media) Sebastien Buemi is hoping that a positive outing at the Italian Grand Prix will carry forward to the forthcoming Singapore Grand Prix and beyond. Buemi was happy with the recent...

Q&A with 2010 GP2 Champion Maldonado

Sep.13 (Bridgestone) Venezuelan GP2 driverPastor Maldonado clinched the 2010 GP2 Series Championship at Monza. he was constantly among the front runners throughout the season and the championship well...

The Slipstream: Any Given Sunday

Sep.19 (Geoffrey Hunton) Hello and welcome back to the Slipstream.  I would like to thank everybody who has provided feedback to the first two broadcast versions of the Slipstream.  This column now has a...

Should Renault gamble on Kimi Raikkonen?

Sep.17 (Daniel Chalmers) If Renault could bring the best out of Kimi Raikkonen then it would prove a huge coup, but much would depend on the car and changes to his demands and work ethic. There is no...

Briatore to replace Domenicali at Ferrari?

Sep.17 (GMM) Rumours linking Flavio Briatore with Ferrari have shifted into a higher gear. In July, it emerged that the disgraced, ousted and banned former Renault boss had visited the famous Italian team's Maranello headquarters. The visit unleashe...

Button: Title is going down to the last race

Sep.16 (McLaren) Immediately after the Italian Grand Prix Jenson Button felt he lost the race at Monza due to wrong strategy after spending most afternoon in the lead he lost it to eventual winner Fernando...

Hamilton: You can’t dwell on the negatives

Sep.16 After a masterful display at the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa, Lewis Hamilton's maturity as a Formula 1 driver was being hailed. The Briton praised for leaving behind his "wilder" side and campaigning...

Sutil: We want to stay ahead of Williams

Sep.16 (Force India) Last year Adrian Sutil finished an excellent fourth in the Italian GP, but this time around, things didn’t quite go his way. A respectable 11th place in qualifying gave him a good...

Webber: Help from Vettel? Depends on team

Sep.16 (GMM) Mark Webber has played down suggestions he is asking for his teammate Sebastian Vettel to play a supporting role for the rest of 2010. At Spa-Francorchamps recently, the Australian suggested...

Lopez: Many drivers knocking on the door

Sep.15 (GMM) Renault team owner Gerard Lopez insists the Enstone based outfit is in no rush to confirm the identity of Robert Kubica's teammate for 2011. The big news in F1 this week was team boss Eric...

Is it plain sailing for Red Bull from now on?

Sep.15 (Daniel Chalmers) Red Bull now look firm title favourites leading both championships with five tracks left expected to suit the RB6, but there are still plenty of potential hazards to overcome. Red...

Sauber confirm Heidfeld’s Singapore return

Sep.14 (GMM) Sauber confirmed on Tuesday morning that Pedro de la Rosa is leaving the Swiss team with immediate effect. The Hinwil based outfit said the Spanish veteran will be replaced for the forthcoming...

Five title contenders with five races to go

Sep.14 (GMM) Formula 1 aficionados should thank Lewis Hamilton for the thrilling five-race sprint to the 2010 world championship crown, according to Niki Lauda. Had the 2008 world champion not crashed his...

Raikkonen to Renault deal could happen

Sep.14 (GMM) Reports on Tuesday indicate that Kimi Raikkonen has approached Renault about driving alongside Robert Kubica in 2011. The first indication from Raikkonen that he is considering a return to...

Have FIA tests halted Red Bull dominance?

Sep.14 (GMM) The jury is out as to whether Red Bull will bounce back into top form at Singapore in less than two weeks. According to the Austrian team, the RB6 was simply unsuited to the long straights of...

Secret of Ferrari’s winning pitstop at Monza

Sep.14 (Ferrari) More than ever before Formula 1 really proved to be a team sport during the Italian Grand Prix at Monza. Fernando Alonso’s win was not just down to his abilities as a driver and the fact...