Marussia collapse

Manor passes crash tests with 2015 car

Manor Marussia is on the way to Melbourne, and although the revived team officially launched its 2015 earlier this week, it was still scrambling to prepare a car for the new regulations. The modified...
Bottas Raikkonen

Williams expecting to fight with Ferrari this year

A close group of teams is forming up behind dominant Mercedes in the pecking order ahead of the 2015 Formula 1 world championship season opener in Melbourne. Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne this...
Marussia collapse

Manor in race against time to get to Melobourne

Manor Marussia must still clear some high hurdles as it bids to return to the Formula 1 grid this year. While the former Marussia team's quest for Melbourne was officially launched at an event in London...
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Bottas and Massa rising to the top with Williams

Valtteri Bottas could be on the brink of a breakthrough into the realm of Formula 1 super stardom with Williams this season, but do not write off his veteran teammate Felipe Massa. So says the British...
Max Verstappen

Verstappen: I am 100 percent sure I am ready

Max Verstappen is a boy racer with a difference, he is now Formula 1's hottest new sensation but does not own a car, appears to be in no hurry to get one and would not be allowed to drive it unsupervised...
Carlos+Sainz

Sainz: Under the radar and starting from zero

Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz will be as disappointed as any Formula One fan that Fernando Alonso will be absent from next week's Australian season-opener. The 20-year-old Spaniard, whose double world...
Alonso training

No show in Melbourne so Alonso trains for Malaysia

Recovering McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has returned to physical training in preparation for the start of his 2015 Formula 1 world championship campaign in Malaysia. The Spaniard is sitting out the...
Pirelli tyres

Pirelli announce tyre choices for first four races

Pirelli has nominated the tyres that will be used in the grands prix of Australia, Malaysia, China and Bahrain: the first four races of the 2015 season. In Australia, Pirelli will bring the P Zero White...
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Force India targeting points in Melbourne

Force India is expecting to be near the back of the grid at next weekend's Melbourne season opener, but at the same time are optimistic that they can score points at the season opening Australian Grand...
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Alonso wishes Magnussen best of luck for Melbourne

Fernando Alonso says he can understand why he has been sidelined for the Australian Grand Prix, and wished McLaren reserve Kevin Magnussen who will replace in him Melbourne the best of luck. McLaren on...
Daniel+Ricciardo

Red Bull eyes RB11 nose-job for Melbourne

Red Bull is working frantically to give its 2015 car a nose-job before its Australian Grand Prix race debut next weekend. Unlike most of the other major teams, the 2014 runner-ups ran in Barcelona for...
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Alonso will not race at Australian Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso will sit out next weekend's season opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. McLaren announced the news on Tuesday, despite insisting the Spaniard has been checked by doctors in the...
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Hamilton: I’m as ready as I can be

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton wrapped up his pre-season testing with another fastest lap for Mercedes on Saturday. The Briton, still feeling the lingering effects of a bug that laid him low...
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McLaren confident Alonso will be on Melbourne grid

McLaren boss Eric Boullier is confident the Woking team will not be without its star driver Fernando Alonso for the Australian Grand Prix season opener in two weeks. The recovering Fernando Alonso's...