Tag Archive: Formula 1

Sep 11

First Formula 1 test for Max Verstappen

At the Adria International Raceway

2014-08-22 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Max Verstappen (5) Just a few weeks after having signed a Formula 1 deal for the 2015 season, in mid-August, Max Verstappen (Van Amersfoort Racing) was offered the chance of testing the Formula 1 car of his new team, Scuderia Toro Rosso, for the first time.

Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 10

Verstappen has first Formula 1 test

“I was looking forward to my first drive in a Formula 1 car on a proper race track” –  Max Verstappen

2014-08-22 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Max Verstappen (6)After trying a Formula 1 car for the first time a few weeks back during a promotional Show Run in Rotterdam, Max Verstappen had his first proper test at the wheel of a Formula 1 car today.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 06

McLaren confirms the return of iconic coffee brand Segafredo Zanetti to Formula 1

The Italian brand, which is part of the Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group

McLaren Mercedes logo.jpgMcLaren is delighted to confirm that iconic coffee brand Segafredo Zanetti – which returns to Formula 1 after a 20-year absence – has become a new partner of the team. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 21

Nelson Piquet Jr joins Formula E with Team China Racing (+photos)

He now joins Nick Heidfeld, Sebastian Buemi and Jarno Trulli on the Formula E grid

2014-08-19- 0051Team China Racing has announced the signing of Red Bull Global Rallycross championship leader Nelson Piquet Jr as one of its drivers for the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship.

Aug 19

Max Verstappen signs Formula 1 deal for 2015

Max Verstappen (Van Amersfoort Racing) makes another huge step on the motor-racing ladder and will race in Formula 1, next year.

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

The Dutchman who currently holds second position in the 2014 FIA Formula 3 European Championship – his first year in car racing – will be 17 at the beginning of the 2015 season.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

Formula One teams Hungarian Grand Prix free practice report

Hungarian Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1 Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Budapest.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

Alexander Rossi joins the Marussia F1 Team as Official Reserve Driver

In reserve

2014-07-24 - Marussia F1 Team - Alexander RossiThe Marussia F1 Team is pleased to announce that Alexander Rossi has been appointed to the role of Official Reserve Driver for the remainder of the 2014 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Status Grand Prix joins TEAMCMS Builders Club

Status Grand Prix Becomes Driver Development Partner

Status Grand Prix Status Grand Prix has joined the TEAMCMS Builders Club as a driver development partner representing the TEAMCMS Driver Development Initiative (DDi) at Formula 1 Grands Prix in Europe. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Barrichello, Alonso hail ‘fastest’ Massa

Felipe Massa’s first pole in more than five years was no surprise to Fernando Alonso

2014-06-07_0886 It was the thrilling finale in Brazil, 2008 – where for an instant the Ferrari camp thought its Brazilian driver had pipped Lewis Hamilton for the title – that Massa last started a grand prix from the very front. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Esteban Ocon wins from Antonio Fuoco and Lucas Auer

Esteban Ocon took the lead at the start.

F3 - Esteban Ocon took the lead at the start Esteban Ocon (Prema Powerteam) concluded his race weekend at the 4.381 kilometres long Hungaroring with yet another victory.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Esteban Ocon takes fourth season victory

At the 4.381 kilometres long Hungaroring near Budapest

F3 - Start of the race, 2 Esteban Ocon  taking the lead from 25 Antonio Fuoco For the fourth time this season, rookie driver Esteban Ocon (Prema Powerteam) scored a race win in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Esteban Ocon also the quickest in the second qualifying session

The Lotus F1 junior secured the seventh and eight poles of his debut season
F3 - 2 Esteban Ocon (FRA, Prema Powerteam, Dallara F312 - Mercedes), FIA Formula 3 European Championship, round 4, In the second qualifying session for the FIA Formula 3 European championship meeting at the 4.381-kilometre Hungaroring located not far from Budapest, 17-year-old Frenchman Esteban Ocon (Prema Powerteam) once again proved to be invincible.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 31

Tom Blomqvist wins, thus reducing Ocon’s lead

At the Formula 1 circuit located not far from Budapest

F3 - Start of the race, 31 Tom Blomqvist (GBR, Jagonya Ayam with Carlin, Dallara F312 - Volkswagen) taking the lead from 30 Max Briton Tom Blomqvist (Jagonya Ayam with Carlin) secured the winner’s trophy in the first of the three FIA Formula 3 European championship races contested this weekend at the 4.381-kilometre Hungaroring. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

McLaren remembers Senna through Monaco ’88 tribute film

“This film does a fantastic job of recreating the intensity of that fast lap” 

05 - McLaren MercedesOn the 20th anniversary of the death of Ayrton Senna, McLaren today releases a specially commissioned short film that commemorates Formula 1’s most enduring icon. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 26

After a positive 2013 experience, the Auto GP cars will be back parading between the streets of Budapest again

Auto GP back to the streets of Budapest

AutoGP Six Auto GP car will join the traditional downtown parade, set for the May 1st festivities, in a fascinating frame that will also include a passage on the famous Danube bridge and some of the best sightseeings of one of Europe’s best capital cities.

Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

Emerson Fittipaldi to be special guest at the Legends Club Montréal for the Canadian GP

2014 will mark Emerson’s 40th anniversary of his second World Championship victory

2013-06-09_0026 SPORTALITY™ is excited to announce that the Legends Club Montréal at the Grand Prix of Canada will once again be hosting clients from all over the world in one of the most premiere hospitality venues for its 16th year on June 6th – 8th, 2014 at the Gilles Villeneuve Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

Circuit of The Americas™ CEO welcomes U.S.-based Haas Formula racing team to Formula 1™

NASCAR team co-owner Gene Haas commits to joining F1™ field

Circuit of The Americas president and chief executive officer Jason Dial today provided this statement upon confirmation that Gene Haas, co-founder of the title-winning Stewart-Haas NASCAR Sprint Cup Series racing team, will enter a new team called Haas Formula in the world’s most popular motorsport, Formula 1 racing, sometime in the next two years. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Fans unhappy with the new Formula 1

50,000 fans expressing an opinion

2014-01-16_0333 The poll which began a few days ago on www.ferrari.com to sound out people’s opinion on the show put on by the new Formula 1, has come to an end with over 50,000 fans expressing an opinion. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 31

Tickets for the 2014 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas™ on sale April 4

Don’t miss one of the most exhilarating weekends of racing and entertainment!

Circuit of The Americas logo With the new season of Formula 1™ racing now underway, fans can purchase tickets for the 2014 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX (F1 USGP) at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) on Friday, April 4, beginning at noon CT. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Three Kumho Tyre compounds available in upcoming Valencia Auto GP test

Every team on the entry least will be allotted four sets of tyres

Auto GP - Kumho Three tyre compounds will provided by Kumho Tyre in the upcoming Auto GP collective test session at the Ricardo Tormo circuit in Valencia. Read the rest of this entry »

Older posts «