Tag Archive: FIA Formula One World Championship

Feb 20

Williams retains Paul Di Resta as Reserve Driver for 2017

Paul made his Formula One debut in 2009

05 - Williams Martini Racing Williams Martini Racing is pleased to announce Paul Di Resta will remain as its official Reserve Driver for the 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship season. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 10

Rise of Haas’ Machines

Gene Haas looks back on Haas F1 Team’s Inaugural Year and Racing’s Link with Machine Tool Industry as second formula one season beckons

Gene Haas Thirty-four years ago, Gene Haas founded Haas Automation. Today, it is the largest machine tool builder in North America. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

Ecclestone rebuffs rival F1 series rumours

“I have built the Championship over the last near 50 years… and the last thing I want, is to see it damaged”
2016-06-09_0387 Bernie Ecclestone says he has no intention of setting up a series to rival Formula One and insists he would never want to damage the sport he has spent so long nurturing. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

FIA vows to ‘work closely’ with Carey, Liberty

Change would have been ‘challenging’ for Ecclestone – Carey
Change would have been ‘challenging’ for Ecclestone – CareyFIA President Jean Todt says Formula 1’s governing body is ready to ‘work closely’ alongside new CEO Chase Carey following a managerial shake up at the top of the rebranded Formula One Group. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

FIA gives green light to Liberty Media takeover of F1

“The FIA holds a one per cent shareholding in Delta Topco”

Liberty Media logoLiberty Media’s takeover of Formula 1 has been backed by the FIA in a unanimous vote by the World Motor Sport Council which met in Geneva.

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Dec 07

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “Many thanks for the fantastic support”

2016-12-03 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Nico Rosberg - Sindelfingen (20) One week after winning the FIA Formula One World Championship, the newly crowned World Champion Nico Rosberg joined other members of the Silver Arrows team in thanking the whole of the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport family at the Sindelfingen plant. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 21

The Sauber F1 Team extends the contract with Marcus Ericsson

The second driver for the Sauber F1 Team will be announced in due course

08 - Sauber F1 Team The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce the extension of the contract with Marcus Ericsson (26). The Swede will go into his third season for the Swiss Team. The 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship will mark the fourth season of his Formula One career.
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Nov 11

Haas F1 Team secures 2017 driver lineup, Magnussen joins Grosjean

Magnussen, the 24-year-old from Roskilde, Denmark, comes to Haas F1 Team with two years of Formula One experience

11 - Haas F1 TeamHaas F1 Team, the first American Formula One team in 30 years, has signed Kevin Magnussen to drive alongside veteran pilot Romain Grosjean beginning with the 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 03

Williams confirms driver line up for the 2017 season

Lance Stroll making his Formula One debut
2016-11-03 - Williams confirms driver line up for the 2017 seasonWilliams Martini Racing is pleased to confirm Valtteri Bottas will race with the team for a fifth consecutive season, with Lance Stroll making his Formula One debut alongside him for the 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship.

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Sep 09

Williams welcomes Antonio Spagnolo to Engineering Operations

“Williams is determined to continue the positive momentum it has had since 2014” – Pat Symonds

03 - Williams Martini Racing Williams is pleased to announce a new addition to its engineering department in an effort to bolster performance for the remainder of the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship campaign onwards. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Pirelli in Formula One intil 2019

This deal was completed over the winter

Pirelli Pirelli will remain as exclusive tyre supplier to the FIA Formula One World Championship for a further three years, once this season is completed. The Italian tyre manufacturer and the FIA have renewed their current contract, which will now extend from 2017 to 2019. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

New Renault Sport Formula One Team livery rides the waves Down Under

Renault Sport Formula One Team has unveiled its definitive livery for the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship

2016-03-16 - Renault Sport Formula One Team - R.S.16 - Kevin Magnussen - Jolyon Palmer (2) The team debuted its distinctive yellow-gold and black colours in an event hosted in Docklands, Melbourne, in a highly unique way. The R.S.16 was first seen by the guests as it literally surfed the waves at Boat Harbour Park beach just outside Sydney !

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Feb 19

Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 Hybrid completesfirst laps at Silverstone

The team will now ready the F1 W07 Hybrid for its public track debut

2016 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship contender, the Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 Hybrid, takes to the track for the first time. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 02

Haas F1 names Esteban Gutierrez second driver

Gutiérrez will race alongside driver Romain Grosjean

In a press event inside the main lobby of the Soumaya Museum, Haas F1 Team founder and chairman Gene Haas named Mexican driver Esteban Gutiérrez to a race seat with his team when it makes its 2016 debut in the FIA Formula One World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 03

Williams confirms driver line up for the 2016 season

“Felipe and Valtteri quickly developed an exceptional working relationship from the beginning of 2014”
03 - Williams Martini RacingWilliams Martini Racing is pleased to confirm that the partnership of Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas will be retained for a third season in the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship.

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Jun 12

Morris aiming for fresh start as GP3 heads to Red Bull Ring

Back behind the wheel of his 400bhp Dallara single-seater

Seb Morris 2 Welshman Seb Morris resumes his maiden season in the GP3 Series with a visit to the Red Bull Ring in Austria next weekend, 20th/21st June, where two solid race finishes in rounds three and four are the Status Grand Prix driver’s primary objective. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Strakka Racing ready for the streets of Monaco

Tio Ellinas and Gustav Malja will be racing in front of the world’s best teams and drivers

WSR GalleryAfter a successful point-scoring outing at the first round of the 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series, Strakka Racing is set for arguably the most important race of the year on the streets of Monte Carlo.

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May 05

New chapter about to begin for GP3 debutant Morris in Barcelona

“It should be a good first weekend in GP3”

GP3 - Seb Morris Multiple motor racing champion Seb Morris is just days away from his eagerly awaited race debut in FIA Formula One World Championship support category GP3, and the 19-year-old says he is as well prepared as possible ahead of the season curtain-raiser at the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

Ticket sales for the 2015 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix have been launched

Today, April 9, 2015, at 9 AM Moscow Time, the official ticket sales for the 2015 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix were launched.

Sochi Autodrom logo The Grand Prix will take place at Sochi Autodrom from October 9, 2015 through October 11, 2015. There are 185 days to go until the Russian round of the FIA Formula One World Championship™. 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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