Tag Archive: F1

Aug 30

Wolff only eyeing young talent long-term

Toto Wolff confirms that he sees Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg forming Mercedes F1 line-up for the foreseeable future…

Wolff only eyeing young talent long-termMercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff admits that, while he is excited by the up-and-coming talent on the marque’s roster, there is not plan to rush them into F1. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

Nico Rosberg rejects the suggestion he needs to start beating Lewis Hamilton in qualifying if he wants to beat him to the 2015 F1 title

Rosberg: I can win title despite qualifying shortfall

Rosberg: I can win title despite qualifying shortfallNico Rosberg says he doesn’t think improving his performances in qualifying are the key to beating Lewis Hamilton to the 2015 Formula 1 World Championship title. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 26

Mark’s Nürburgring Top 5

First podium with Red Bull Racing and first F1 win in 2009

Mark Webber logo The track in the Eifel mountains bears some great memories for Mark – here is what makes it so special for him. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 25

The World Series by Renault drivers discover the world of F1

During the running of the Belgian Grand Prix, three among them met with the F1 decision-makers at Spa-Francorchamps

Dean Stoneman, Christian Horner, Matthieu Vaxiviere & Tom Dillmann at (...)To offer its competitors the greatest chance to move on to the highest level of the sport, Renault Sport Technologies and Renault Sport F1 invited the drivers of the World Series by Renault for a behind the scenes visit to the F1 paddock with Infiniti Red Bull Racing.

Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 18

Le Mans winner and F1 star Nico Hülkenberg to race at ROC 2015 in London

The German will now make his ROC debut and partner four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel for Team Germany

Race Of Champions logo2015 Le Mans 24 Hours winner Nico Hülkenberg has signed up for the Race Of Champions at London’s former Olympic Stadium on November 20-21. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Lynn: Williams F1 drive would be a dream

The 21 year-old is considered Britain’s leading junior prospect having won the GP3 Series on his first attempt in 2014

Lynn: Williams F1 drive would be a dreamGP2 Series race winner Alex Lynn is excited by the prospect of becoming a Williams F1 driver in the future, calling it a ‘dream’ of his. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 14

Horner: Teams dismissed independent advisor idea

Horner has been critical of the Strategy Group

2015-02-02 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Jerez - Christian Horner (2)Christian Horner says his idea of getting an independent advisor like Ross Brawn to help shape F1’s future was dismissed by rival teams and the governing body. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 11

Verstappen never ‘under pressure’ from F1 sceptics

Max Verstappen did not feel the need to prove cynics wrong when he became the youngest driver to start a Formula 1 race

2015-06-07_0849 Max Verstappen says he never felt pressure to prove himself when he stepped up to Formula 1, saying the biggest challenge of coming into the series has been learning the circuits. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 11

Double MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo signs up for ROC 2015

Lorenzo is one of motorcycling’s current superstars

News imageDouble MotoGP World Champion Jorge Lorenzo has signed up for this year’s Race Of Champions on November 20-21 at the Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the iconic home of the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari should take into account the ‘morale’ within the team when deciding who should partner him in F1 next season

Vettel: Keeping morale important in team-mate choice

2015-06-05_0022 Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari should consider the ‘morale and atmosphere’ in the team when considering who should partner him in the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 09

F1 2015 team budgets published – but which team spends most?

An up-to-date list of F1 team budgets has been published, revealing just what each team will spend during the 2015 season

2015-06-07_1138 The annual list of Formula 1 team budgets has again been published, with the top-four all set to spend in excess of €400 million this year, it is claimed. 
Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 08

Jacques Villeneuve to compete in Formula E!

1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has signed to compete with Venturi in the 2015/2016 Formula E season

2014-08-11-2537 Jacques Villeneuve: This is the first time in several years that I will participate in a full championship. I am excited because the atmosphere while working alongside the Venturi team is great… Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 05

Honda: We didn’t imagine F1 comeback to be so hard

Yasuhisa Arai admits Honda didn’t expect to be tackling the challenges it has been facing since its return to F1

2015-06-07_1663 Honda F1 Motorsport boss Yasuhisa Arai has admitted the challenges of returning to Formula 1 have been much harder than the company had envisaged, but remains confident its approach will eventually yield the results anticipated. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 03

Nasr puts confidence in Sauber updates

“There are some tracks on which I will get my first taste in a F1 car”

2015-06-06_0783 Felipe Nasr is optimistic that Sauber’s first major updates of 2015 can restore the C34 to its previous battle with Toro Rosso, Lotus and Force India. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 01

Alonso: Pit-lane push underlines love for F1

Despite quotes to the contrary, Fernando Alonso has no intention of giving up on F1 just yet….

2015-06-06_2044 Fernando Alonso insists that he is still in love with F1, despite rumours that he may be looking elsewhere for his motorsport fix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 30

Alonso: F1 is not the same or as exciting

Fernando Alonso laments the modern limitations of the current Formula 1 era and teases it may well drive him out of the sport

2015-06-06_0068 Fernando Alonso has teased the prospect of looking beyond Formula 1 in favour of other categories if the regulations don’t move in a faster, more challenging direction. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 23

Circuit of The Americas introduces Gold and Silver ‘Flex Passes’ for 2015 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix

COTA offering fans unique ticket package to view the F1 action from a different seat every day

Circuit of The Americas logoWith just three months left until Formula 1 returns to American soil for the 4th successive Formula 1 United States Grand Prix to be held in Austin, Texas; Circuit of the Americas (COTA) is today announcing the introduction of its brand new ticketing offer available to Formula 1 fans.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

F1’s Daniel Ricciardo joins motorcycle legend Mick Doohan on Team Australia

The pair join a ROC field featuring Sebastian Vettel, Petter Solberg, ‘Mr Le Mans’ Tom Kristensen and David Coulthard

2015-06-07_1997Three-time Formula 1 grand prix winner Daniel Ricciardo will make his Race Of Champions debut at London’s former Olympic Stadium in November

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Bottas to Ferrari deal completed?

A deal that will see Valtteri Bottas replace Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari next season has been agreed, according to reports in Italy.

2015-06-07_2043The Williams Martini Racing driver has long been earmarked for a swoop by Ferrari as a replacement for the out-of-favour Kimi Raikkonen, but both driver and team have remained coy on the subject in recent weeks. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 16

Tyre companies shouldn’t dictate strategies, teams say

The FIA and FOM should be responsible for dictating how tyres are produced and used in F1

Tyre companies shouldn’t dictate strategies, teams sayF1 should be responsible for dictating the way tyres are produced and used in the sport, rather than tyre companies pushing their own agendas. Read the rest of this entry »

Older posts «