Formula 1

Albert Park prepares for circuit revisions

Albert Park prepares for circuit revisions

29 January 2017

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Work on upgrades to the Albert Park circuit will begin next week as the venue prepares to welcome the faster specification Formula 1 cars at the season opening Australian Grand Prix Read More

Ecclestone denies F1 breakaway series rumours

Ecclestone denies F1 breakaway series rumours

28 January 2017

Formula 1

Bernie Ecclestone has issued a statement rubbishing claims that he is poised to set up a Formula 1 breakaway series Read More

Manor F1 folds after failure to find buyer

Manor F1 folds after failure to find buyer

28 January 2017

Formula 1

The Manor Formula 1 team has folded after administrators failed to find a buyer to save the operation Read More

BP/Castrol, Renault rekindle F1 ties after 20 years

BP/Castrol, Renault rekindle F1 ties after 20 years

27 January 2017

Formula 1

BP/Castrol and Renault have announced a major collaborative effort after the oil brand announced a five-year agreement with the French maker’s F1 team Read More

Brawn sets sights on gradual F1 overhaul

Brawn sets sights on gradual F1 overhaul

26 January 2017

Formula 1

Ross Brawn has warned against making immediate changes to improve Formula 1’s appeal as he embarks on his new role in the sport Read More

Formula 1 confirms new in-season test program

Formula 1 confirms new in-season test program

26 January 2017

Formula 1

Formula 1 teams will visit the Hungaroring instead of Silverstone for its mid-season test this season Read More

New stance on F1 collision penalties for 2017

New stance on F1 collision penalties for 2017

25 January 2017

Formula 1

The FIA has confirmed new rules which will see Formula 1 drivers only receive sanctions for causing collisions when it is clear who is at fault this season Read More

Ecclestone ousted as Liberty completes F1 takeover

Ecclestone ousted as Liberty completes F1 takeover

24 January 2017

Formula 1

Chase Carey has replaced Bernie Ecclestone as Formula 1 CEO following the completion of Liberty Media’s takeover of the sport Read More

BRDC to make British GP decision in July

BRDC to make British GP decision in July

21 January 2017

Formula 1

The British Racing Drivers Club (BRDC) is expected to make a call on the future of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone by mid-July Read More

Mercedes signs Russell to F1 young driver program

Mercedes signs Russell to F1 young driver program

20 January 2017

Formula 1

Mercedes has confirmed the signing of rising star George Russell to its Formula 1 young driver program Read More

FIA World Motor Sport Council approves F1 sale

FIA World Motor Sport Council approves F1 sale

19 January 2017

Formula 1

The World Motorsport Council has unanimously approved the sale of F1 and its commercial rights to the US communications giant Liberty Media Corporation Read More

Shareholders agree to Liberty Media’s F1 takeover

Shareholders agree to Liberty Media’s F1 takeover

18 January 2017

Formula 1

A special shareholder meeting of US-based Liberty Media has given the green light to funding and renaming its company Formula 1 Group Read More

FIA requests upgrades to F1 circuits for 2017

FIA requests upgrades to F1 circuits for 2017

18 January 2017

Formula 1

The FIA has requested all circuits on the Formula 1 calendar undergo upgrades to cater for the new faster 2017 specification cars Read More

Q&A: Felipe Massa

Q&A: Felipe Massa

17 January 2017

Cafe ChatFormula 1

Brazilian Felipe Massa explains his passion for grand prix racing and the reasons he didn’t need to be persuaded twice about curtailing his retirement plans Read More

Bottas in at Mercedes as Massa returns to Williams

Bottas in at Mercedes as Massa returns to Williams

17 January 2017

Formula 1

Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas was officially confirmed as Nico Rosberg’s replacement at Mercedes, 45 days after the German rocked the Formula 1 world Read More

News on Valtteri Bottas' future expected this week

News on Valtteri Bottas' future expected this week

16 January 2017

Formula 1

Contract negotiations between Williams and Mercedes are believed to be entering the final stages as the two F1 squads thrash out the future of Valtteri Bottas Read More

Sir Stirling Moss in hospital with chest infection

Sir Stirling Moss in hospital with chest infection

15 January 2017

Formula 1International

British racing legend Sir Stirling Moss is recovering in a Singapore hospital from a serious chest infection Read More

Ickx to recount special memories of Chris Amon

Ickx to recount special memories of Chris Amon

The great Jacky Ickx is set to revive tales of what is regarded as Formula 1’s most dangerous era when he was partnered at Ferrari with Kiwi Chris Amon Read More

Mercedes F1 confirms Paddy Lowe departure

Mercedes F1 confirms Paddy Lowe departure

11 January 2017

Formula 1

Mercedes has instructed its former technical chief Paddy Lowe to stay away from work for an unspecified period after confirming his departure Read More

Future of F1 minnow Manor Racing in grave doubt

Future of F1 minnow Manor Racing in grave doubt

7 January 2017

Formula 1

The participation of Manor Racing in the 2017 Formula 1 season is hanging by a thread Read More

Wehrlein to Sauber as Bottas firms at Mercedes

Wehrlein to Sauber as Bottas firms at Mercedes

3 January 2017

Formula 1

Mercedes reserve driver Pascal Wehrlein will switch to the Sauber team this season, paving the way for Valtteri Bottas to fill the void next to Lewis Hamilton Read More

Chris Amon mechanic and lifelong friend dies

Chris Amon mechanic and lifelong friend dies

Bruce Wilson, the celebrated mechanic and friend of New Zealand’s former F1 driver and Le Mans 24 Hour winner Chris Amon, has died just before a book documenting his feats is released Read More

Ricciardo rules out any chance of Mercedes switch

Ricciardo rules out any chance of Mercedes switch

21 December 2016

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Australian Formula 1 star Daniel Ricciardo has closed the door on any chance he could snap up Nico Rosberg’s vacant Mercedes seat next year Read More

Massa could return while Symonds leaves Williams

Massa could return while Symonds leaves Williams

21 December 2016

Formula 1

Popular Brazilian Felipe Massa has paved the way for a possible return to Williams as the Formula 1 squad prepares for pivotal changes in 2017 Read More

Ferrari sets launch date, confirms third driver

Ferrari sets launch date, confirms third driver

20 December 2016

Formula 1

Ferrari has signed GP2 star Antonio Giovinazzi as its third driver after the Scuderia confirmed it will lift the covers off its 2017 F1 challenger on February 24 Read More

Jost Capito set to split from McLaren F1

Jost Capito set to split from McLaren F1

20 December 2016

Formula 1

McLaren’s shake-up of senior management is set to continue with freshly appointed Jost Capito ready to split from his role as chief executive of the racing division Read More

Schumacher’s family starts ‘Keep Fighting’ effort

Schumacher’s family starts ‘Keep Fighting’ effort

19 December 2016

Formula 1International

While the details of his health continue to remain closely guarded, the family of Michael Schumacher have set-up an initiative to help other severely injured people to never give-up fighting Read More

Ricciardo voted world’s best driver in 2016

Ricciardo voted world’s best driver in 2016

16 December 2016

Formula 1

Daniel Ricciardo has been voted the world’s top rated racer in 2016, according to a leading British magazine Read More

Date set for shareholder vote on F1 purchase

Date set for shareholder vote on F1 purchase

11 December 2016

Formula 1

A deal to seize ownership of Formula 1 will move to a vote of shareholders of American communications giant Liberty Media in the New Year Read More

Mercedes considers Alonso for Rosberg seat

Mercedes considers Alonso for Rosberg seat

7 December 2016

Formula 1

Mercedes is weighing up the possibility of poaching Fernando Alonso from McLaren to replace Nico Rosberg next season Read More