Tag Archive: Formula 1

Dec 15

Tickets for the 2015 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX on sale Wednesday, Dec. 17

F1 USGP tickets will be available online at circuitoftheamericas.com or by phone at 512.301.6600 ext. 1.

Circuit of The Americas logo Tickets for the 2015 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX (F1 USGP) will be available for purchase on Wednesday, Dec. 17, beginning at 10 a.m. CT. Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is excited to announce another exhilarating Formula 1™ race weekend, set for Oct. 23 – 25, 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 14

David Coulthard crowned Champion of Champions

Thirteen-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard lifts the Race Of Champions trophy for the first time 

News imageMultiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard put in a stunning performance to eclipse 15 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions on a thrilling afternoon of action and entertainment at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Team Nordic win the ROC Nations Cup

Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg have stormed to the 2014 ROC Nations Cup title

News imageTeam Nordic’s Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg are celebrating after they took a stunning victory in the 2014 ROC Nations Cup at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Scuderia Toro Rosso looking back to 2014

“Now everyone within in the team is focussed on 2015, applying the lessons learned this year.”

With the 2014 season now archived and all Scuderia Toro Rosso’s focus firmly fixed on 2015, our Team Principal Franz Tost takes one last look back at what will come to be seen as a key year in the history of Formula 1. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Motor sport legends prepare for the Race Of Champions

Some of the world’s best drivers

News imageMany of the world’s greatest drivers have taken part in the first practice session at Bushy Park Barbados ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Countdown to ROC 2014: Race Of Champions in numbers

ROC 2014 in Barbados will be the 26th annual end-of-season Race Of Champions since its first event in Paris in 1988.

News imageBushy Park Barbados is ROC’s first host venue in the Americas – and the 11th overall – along with such prestigious host venues as London’s Wembley Stadium, the Stade de France in Paris and Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

Volkswagen Polo RX completes ROC 2014 car line-up

The Race Of Champions has been running for over 25 years

2014-08-08_0565 The stunning Volkswagen Polo RX Supercar will be in action at this weekend’s Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Mercedes Formula 1 car to appear at ROC Barbados

The car, which features a spectacular screaming V8 engine, will be driven by Pascal Wehrlein

News imageThis year’s Formula 1 world constructors’ champions Mercedes will bring their 2012 F1 car to the Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Carlos Sainz in Faenza

Carlos Sainz paid his first ever visit to our Faenza factory yesterday.

The Spaniard, who will make his Formula 1 debut in the STR10 next year in Melbourne, came to see us mainly to have a seat fitting, in preparation for winter testing in February. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

Champions ready to ROC Barbados

2014 Race Of Champions

Champions and driving greats from the world’s major motor sport series are sizing up their opposition for this weekend’s Race Of Champions following today’s draw for the event, to be held at Bushy Park Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 04

Robby Gordon brings his Stadium Super Trucks to Barbados

One of the most versatile drivers in the world and experienced in everything from sports cars to trucks

News imageAmerican motor sport superstar Robby Gordon will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at Bushy Park Barbados on December 13-14. But Gordon’s not travelling to Barbados alone: he’s bringing his stunning Stadium Super Trucks, which will also feature in the racing action. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

ROC welcomes 2014 GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer

“It’s been a dream year for me in GP2 – and now I’m thrilled to be invited to the Race Of Champions”

Jolyon Palmer Newly-crowned GP2 Series Champion Jolyon Palmer has joined the driver line-up for the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at Bushy Park Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Alexander Rossi shifts career focus to America

He’s shifted his plans to race in the Verizon IndyCar Series

2014-07-24 - Marussia f1 Team - Alexander Rossi 03 California’s Alexander Rossi spent the last six years working his way up the European open-wheel ladder, reaching Formula 1 as a test and reserve driver for the Caterham and Marussia teams. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 01

David Coulthard heads to Barbados for ROC 2014

Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions later this month

Race Of Champions - David Coulthard Thirteen-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard has become the latest driver to sign up for the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held later this month at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Champion, Carlos Sainz to Formula 1 in 2015

After winning the Formula Renault 3.5 Series championship last month, Carlos Sainz will join the motor racing elite in 2015.

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Champion, Carlos Sainz to Formula 1 in 2015

Convinced by his dominance in the premier category of the World Series by Renault, in which he became the youngest champion to date and his performance in testing with Red Bull, Scuderia Toro Rosso has signed the 20-year old Spaniard. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 28

Fernando Alonso part of star studded team at Kartdrome 24 Hours

Batelco and CG Racing take early lead – Three titles to be decided in final race of 2014 Endurance Challenge driven by Mini

Fernando Alonso with the Puntonas team before the start of the Dubai Kartdrome 24 HoursDouble world champion Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso was the star driver who lined up to contest the Dubai Kartdrome 24 Hours, the final round of the 2014 Endurance Challenge driven by Mini. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

Abu Dhabi: Three Formula 3 young-guns test Formula 1 cars

The 2014 Formula 1 season ended this Sunday but for the teams, the work continued straight away.

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

Following the season finale in Abu Dhabi they tested for two days at the same venue and invited three Formula 3 European Championship young-guns to the tests.

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Nov 23

Mercedes-Benz celebrates one-two victory in the Formula 1 drivers’ world championship

Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton is the new Formula 1 world champion

2014-11-23 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team 03A triumphant end to the 2014 Formula 1 season for Mercedes-Benz as Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton wins the concluding race of the campaign at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi to take the Formula 1 world championship title for the second time in his career. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Gary Paffett and McLaren to part company

McLaren parts with long-time tester Paffett

 

05 - McLaren MercedesAfter a long and successful association, Gary Paffett and McLaren will part company at the end of the 2014 Formula 1 season, with McLaren changing engine partner from Mercedes-Benz to Honda.

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Nov 11

ROC welcomes FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon

2014 Race Of Champions

France’s newly-crowned FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions, to be held at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

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