Tag Archive: Formula 1

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 15

No more new teams to join F1 in 2016 – FIA

Two teams submit applications to join the Formula 1 grid, neither able to meet the FIA’s criteria

FIA flag-2014No more new teams will join Haas on the Formula 1 grid next season, the FIA has announced. Applications for prospective new teams to join the sport in either 2016 or 2017 were opened in May, with the original deadline set for the end of June, before later being extended to the end of July. Two teams submitted plans, but neither made the grade. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 07

Raikkonen: Small mistakes, big costs

Kimi Raikkonen says small mistakes have been costing him a lot of points over the first half of the 2015 Formula 1

2015-06-07_1732 Kimi Raikkonen has been counting the cost of a number of problems which have hampered his performance over the first half of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 07

Valtteri Bottas says his Williams team has the potential to return to the top of Formula 1 regardless of the Finn’s future

Bottas: Williams will win with or without me

2015-06-07_1840Valtteri Bottas says Williams has the potential to make it to the top of Formula 1 with or without him as speculation on the Finn’s future rumbles on. 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 »

Jul 30

Formula 1 returns to Germany & The Hockenheimring!

Anticipation at the Hockenheimring
Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg Advance ticket sales for the 2016 Formula 1 German Grand Prix will start with fantastic early bird discounts and amazing special offers for young fans!

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Jul 29

Video: Hirvonen’s Formula 1 test

The former Ford team-leader retired from full time competition last year having notched up 15 WRC victories

While he will miss his home round of the World Rally Championship this week, Finland’s Mikko Hirvonen recently got an adrenaline fix of a different kind when he took the wheel of a Williams Formula One car. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

Hulkenberg: Le Mans win will let me shine in F1

Force India driver says he’s been unfazed by the extra attention since winning Le Mans at his first attempt

2015-06-14-The Race-0179Nico Hulkenberg says he’s fighting for his opportunity to shine in Formula 1 and feels his Le Mans 24 Hours victory makes his CV sparkle. Nico Hulkenberg says he’s fighting for his opportunity to shine in Formula 1 and feels his Le Mans 24 Hours victory has made his racing CV sparkle. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Hamilton ‘very happy’ to see race weekend changes

“I’d be very happy for the weekend to change as its been the same weekend for nine years”

2015-06-07_0873 Lewis Hamilton says he would be very happy to see the F1 race weekend format shaken up next season, but admits he would like to be consulted too. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Multiple F1 world champion to race at ROC 2015 in London

Four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel will compete at the 2015 Race Of Champions at London’s former Olympic Stadium

News imageFour-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel 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 »

Jul 01

Horner demands progress ahead of crunch Strategy Group meeting

Christian Horner says the Strategy Group’s credibility is on the line if it cannot make progress following a slew of negative publicity

Horner demands progress ahead of crunch Strategy Group meetingChristian Horner has called upon the Strategy Group members to start forcing through decisions as it gets ready to meet again for a discussion over Formula 1’s future. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Wolff demands F1 to stop its negativity

Toto Wolff says there is too much negativity in Formula 1 and demands those involved in the sport ‘have a duty of talking it up’.

2015-06-05_0007 “I think we have a duty to Formula 1 to not talk it down…constantly picking the negatives we get ourselves into a spiral of controversy.” – Toto Wolff Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Karun Chandhok’s guide to Battersea

Read the Mahindra driver’s thoughts on the Battersea track

Read the Mahindra driver's thoughts on the Battersea trackIt’s quite amazing to be racing in the heart of London, I don’t think anyone really imagined this could happen. You would never think about closing the streets in a city like London, but because Formula E can run on smaller tracks it means we can run in areas like Battersea Park – there is no way Formula 1 would be able to run through there and that’s been a huge upside to the series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Wittmann’s dream to come true: test in a Formula 1 car

For Marco Wittmann, a childhood dream is going to come true

The reigning DTM Champion has been offered the chance of getting behind the wheel of a Formula 1 single-seater for the first time in his career.

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Jun 22

Christian Horner suggests the sport should consider charging an independent observer like Ross Brawn with determining F1’s future

Horner: We need someone like Brawn to design F1 future

2015-02-27 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Barcelona - Christian Horner - Dr Helmut Marko Christian Horner has suggested an ‘independent’ figure could prove a solution to determining Formula 1’s future as he once against hit out at the ineffectiveness of F1’s Strategy Group. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 21

Ecclestone makes light of Red Bull quit threat

“I think Dietrich he is a reasonably intelligent guy and knows what he says and what the effects are.”

2015-06-07_0182 Bernie Ecclestone: It doesn’t mean it’s because Dietrich’s falling out of love, he wants a divorce. He just needs a new girlfriend, that’s all. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Yamamoto leads in #FanBoost

Piquet and di Grassi also in the top three

Piquet and di Grassi also in the top threeNew Amlin Aguri driver Sakon Yamamoto has taken the early lead in the #FanBoost voting. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Lauda backs calls to make F1 ‘riskier’

“Only drivers with the highest driving skills – and I emphasise driving skills – should be in F1”

2015-06-07_1866 Niki Lauda: The most important thing, they must be again difficult to drive. When I switched from the Formula 2 to Formula 1, I crapped in my pants! Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 02

The Promoter of FORMULA 1 RUSSIAN GRAND PRIX, OJSC “Center “Omega”, about bankruptcy of “Formula Sochi” company

On June 1, 2015, the Russian media reported about bankruptcy of the “Formula Sochi” company.

Sochi Autodrom logo The promoter of the FORMULA 1 RUSSIAN GRAND PRIX is OJSC “Center “Omega”. The contract to host the Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix from 2014 until 2020 was signed on October 14th, 2010 in Sochi. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Last push before “The Grand Evening” for Moisson Montreal

There are only a few tables left to attend the event June 4 at The Arsenal

The Grand Evening logo Moisson Montreal is very pleased to have the Canadian Grand Prix from its donor partners for a second consecutive year and invites Montrealers to take part in the sixth annual gala dinner “Le Grand Soir” on Thursday June 4th. Read the rest of this entry »

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