Category Archive: Formula One

Mar 27

‘I’m very proud our team is nominated, but the German team also achieved unbelievable things’” – says Mercedes AMG Petronas star Nico Rosberg

Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg says Germany World Cup winners will be strong competitors for Laureus Team of the Year Award

Nico Rosberg - Hockenheim -© DPPI  Frédéric Le Floch ‘I believe in the team, we’ve come a long way now; my target this year is my rematch with Lewis and to be one better’ – says Rosberg. Laureus World Sports Awards to be held in Shanghai on April 15. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

Williams announces Adrian Sutil as Reserve Driver for the 2015 Season

Adrian made his Formula One debut in 2007 with the Spyker F1 team
03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing is pleased to announce Adrian Sutil as its official Reserve Driver for the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship season.

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Mar 26

Statement from Williams regarding Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri will be back in the FW37 this weekend
2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 Following the injury that Valtteri sustained to his lower back during qualifying for the Australian GP, he has been with a leading physiotherapist who has been working with Valtteri and his trainer to make sure he received the best treatment possible ahead of this weekend’s race.

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Mar 25

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix preview (updated²)

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Sepang.

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Mar 24

Adderly Fong joins Lotus F1 Team as Development Driver

Lotus F1 Team is pleased to announce Adderly Fong as a Development Driver for 2015.

2015-03-24 - Lotus F1 Team - Adderly Fong 02Adderly will undergo a driver development programme as well as contributing to the team’s simulator work for enhancing and improving the E23 Hybrid.   Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

McLaren Applied Technologies partners with the University of Oxford to optimise patient care

The agreement, which was signed today at McLaren’s headquarters in Woking, will focus on three core areas

McLaren Applied Technologies logo McLaren Applied Technologies and the University of Oxford have announced a new partnership that aims to improve the efficiency of patient care and optimise the treatment journey for serious conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

Fernando Alonso to return to the cockpit in Malaysia

McLaren Honda announcement

05 - McLaren Mercedes McLaren-Honda is pleased to announce that, subject to a successful final FIA medical assessment this Thursday 26th March at the Sepang International Circuit, Fernando Alonso will return to the cockpit of his MP4-30 car for this weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 19

Australian Grand Prix confirms lap time reduction by two seconds in every session compared to 2014 helped by Pirelli’s new rear construction

Pirelli’s new rear construction helps F1 laps time reduction

2015-03-12 - PirelliAnalysis of the data from the Australian Grand Prix has shown that the cars were around two seconds quicker per lap during every session compared to 2014, a trend set to continue throughout the rest of this season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Singapore Airlines becomes Official Airline Partner of the Sauber F1 Team

The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Singapore Airlines as Official Airline Partner.

10 - Sauber F1 TeamSingapore Airlines is the most awarded airline worldwide, and was the first carrier worldwide to fly the Airbus A380 in 2007. With this partnership Singapore Airlines will provide flights to the overseas races mainly in Asian and Australian territories. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Williams Advanced Engineering appoints Paul McNamara as Technical Director

In this new role Paul will report to Williams Advanced Engineering’s Managing Director Craig Wilson
Williams Advanced Engineering Williams Advanced Engineering, the engineering services and technology division of the Williams Group that includes the Williams Martini Racing Formula One team, is pleased to announce that experienced engineering industry executive Paul McNamara has joined the company in the role of Technical Director.

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Mar 15

Formula One teams Australian Grand Prix race report (+results, +standings)

Australian Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Melbourne.

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Mar 15

Statement from Williams: Update on Valtteri Bottas

FIA Medical Delegate has deemed Valtteri unfit to take part in this afternoon’s race

2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 Following the team’s earlier statement regarding the injury that Valtteri sustained to his lower back during yesterday’s qualifying session for the Australian Grand Prix.

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Mar 14

Statement from Williams: Update on Valtteri Bottas

Final assessment by the FIA in the early afternoon to determine whether he will be able to race later today.

2015-02-01 - Williams Martini Racing - FW37 launch - Valtteri Bottas 02 During yesterday’s qualifying session for the Australian Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas developed a back injury which the team felt necessary to be examined by the FIA Medical Delegate at the circuit.

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Mar 14

Formula One teams Australian Grand Prix qualifying report

Australian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Melbourne.

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Mar 13

Statement from the Sauber F1 Team

Sauber F1 Team and Mr. Van der Garde will continue to find a mutually acceptable solution

10 - Sauber F1 Team The Sauber F1 Team can confirm it has been able to agree with Mr. Giedo Van der Garde that he refrains from driving in the Australian Formula One Grand Prix so it can keep its original planning.

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Mar 13

ExxonMobil expands relationship with McLaren-Honda to showcase fuels contribution in 2015

ExxonMobil is expanding its technology partnership with the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team

05 - McLaren HondaCompany adds its Esso, Exxon and Mobil retail fuels brands to its sponsorship of the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team Agreement reflects growing importance of fuel technology in race performance ExxonMobil has partnered with McLaren for more than two decades. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

Sahara Force India welcomes Channel IT as team partner

Channel IT branding will appear on the side pod wing of the VJM08 from this weekend’s Australian Grand Prix.

06 - Sahara Force India F1 TeamSahara Force India is pleased to welcome Channel IT, a technology group that supplies Mobile Telecom products and services, as its latest partner for the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

NEC and Sahara Force India become partners for the 2015 F1 season

NEC becomes the Premium ICT Partner for the 2015 Sahara Force India F1 Team

06 - Sahara Force India F1 TeamNEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and NEC Mexico,  leaders in the integration of IT and network technologies, and Formula One team Sahara Force India announced today their new partnership for the 2015 season.

Mar 13

Formula One teams Australian Grand Prix free practice report (+video)

Australian Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Melbourne. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

AkzoNobel extends supplier partnership with McLaren Racing

AkzoNobel has extended its official supplier partnership with McLaren Racing.

05 - McLaren HondaThe announcement comes as McLaren-Honda gears up for this weekend’s Australian GP, where the MP4-30 will showcase AkzoNobel’s superior high-gloss finishes. Read the rest of this entry »

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