Schumacher admits test ban led to F1 comeback

Mar.14 (GMM) Seven times world champion Michael Schumacher has revealed that he would not have returned to F1 if not for the sport's strict testing ban. Two years after his record seventh title, Schumacher...

YallaF1 Magazine 15 February 2012 Edition

Feb.15 (Grand Prix 247) So, the first 2012 F1 test has come and gone and plenty head scratching going is the net result of four days of intensive testing at Jerez. What to make of the goings on in Spain?...

Jerez Day 4: Alonso and Ferrari fastest on final day

Feb.10 (PVM) The topsy turvy nature of Formula 1 pre-season testing became evident on the final day at Jerez, where Fernando Alonso ended the week top of the timing screens and signalling that the Ferrari...

Mercedes boss wants Schumacher beyond 2012

Feb.9 (GMM) Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche on Thursday indicated he would like Michael Schumacher to extend his Mercedes GP contract beyond 2012. Seven time world champion Schumacher's existing three year...

Raikkonen to reunite with McLaren engineer

Feb.7 (GMM) Kimi Raikkonen will have a familiar race engineer for his return to Formula 1 this year. Finnish reports in Turun Sanomat and the broadcaster MTV3 claim the 2007 world champion will work with...

Haug justifies late Mercedes GP launch

Feb.1 (GMM) Mercedes GP will not stun the Formula 1 world with a secret 2012 innovation, insists motorsport boss Norbert Haug. The German marque's competition boss is referring to the fact that the Brackley...

Abu Dhabi could open Mercedes door for Alguersuari

Jan.31 (GMM) After being ousted from Toro Rosso, Jaime Alguersuari could emerge with the Mercedes GP team for the 2012 season. The Spanish sports daily AS reports that Ipic, Abu Dhabi's international...

McLaren play down Pure engine reports

Jan.31 (Reuters) McLaren have played down contacts with Formula 1's planned new engine maker Pure on Monday amid lingering speculation about the Mercedes-powered team's future supplier. "McLaren has had...