Tag Archive: Formula 1

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 »

May 27

Uncle Jacques Villeneuve at the FORMULA 1 CANADIAN GRAND PRIX

In Formula 1600 with sponsorship from Historia

2014-03-09_0360 “A wonderful opportunity to pay tribute to a real one,” says the event promoter. Read the rest of this entry »

May 20

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: The race for the princely throne

The Principality of Monaco will host the second meeting of the 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series on May 22-24.

placeholder+imageThe contenders will race in front of the decision makers in Formula 1 during a single race on motor racing’s most famous circuit as the curtain raiser for the Grand Prix of Monaco.

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May 14

Susie Wolff: Day I scared the life out of track day guest! (+videos)

Susie Wolff appearing on the new series of The Clare Balding Show

Were normally all lined up waiting for the guests to arrive they get told who they are driving with and you can just see the persons face drop when they get told they are going with me.

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May 08

Lotus F1 Team prepares for an alternative Formula 1 inspired by Mad Max: Fury Road

Lotus F1 Team Mad Max Hybrid

2015-05-08 - Lotus F1 Team Mad Max HybridLotus F1 Team, in co-operation with Warner Bros. Pictures, has prepared a radical-looking proposal for an alternative Formula 1 future. Read the rest of this entry »

May 07

Formula E has arrived in Europe and its first stopover will be in what could be called the Paradise of Formula 1 – Monaco

e.dams Renault in the electric atmosphere of Monaco 

e.dams Renault For the e.dams-Renault team it’s an especially important rendez-vous, not just for the prestige, but also because it will be a kind of home race as there is no event on the French soil this season! Read the rest of this entry »

May 07

Mercedes-Benz support for Esteban Ocon in 2015

Reigning FIA Formula 3 European champion joins GP3 Series

01 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team2014 FIA Formula 3 European champion selected by Mercedes-Benz for racing support with contractual option for the future. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

Interest high in European Formula E races

Entry to the ePrix in the Principality is free

Formula E approaches final European leg of seasonWith less than three weeks to go until the start of the European leg of the Formula E season, excitement is building for the Monaco round on May 9. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

24 Hours of Le Mans – Allan McNish and Sir Jackie Stewart, Scottish stories

Exactly 50 years ago, Stewart and Hill took it to 10th place overall and first British car ranked

After his first win at Le Mans with Porsche in 1998, Allan McNish was a part of Toyota’s debut in Formula 1 (16 Grand Prix in 2002), before turning permanently to endurance and building one of the most impressive records in the discipline: two additional victories at the 24 Hours (2008 and 2013), four at the 12 Hours of Sebring (2004, 2006, 2009 and 2012) and a world champion title (2013). 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 »

Apr 04

Long Beach a firm favourite with the drivers

Motor racing in America and Long Beach go hand-in-hand.

Ex-drivers sing praises for Long BeachAs a venue it has hosted a number of different categories including IndyCar, CART, Formula 1 and now Formula E. Read the rest of this entry »

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