Tag Archive: Formula One

Sep 20

DTM: Rosenqvist to contest the rest of the season

Felix Rosenqvist demonstrated his competitiveness in DTM – that’s the opinion of his employer, Mercedes-AMG

Felix Rosenqvist At the Moscow Raceway – in the sixth race meeting of the season – the Swede replaced Esteban Ocon whose switch Formula One with immediate effect had been announced just a few days earlier. And Rosenqvist convinced right away by finishing 10th in the first DTM race of his career.

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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 »

Sep 06

The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team began a three-day test with Pirelli (+photos)

As part of the Italian marque’s tyre development programme for the 2017 season.

2016-09-06 - The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team began a three-day test with Pirelli (+photos) (1)Mercedes-Benz Junior Driver Pascal Wehrlein took the wheel of a modified version of the 2015 World Championship winning Silver Arrow, the F1 W06 Hybrid, for today’s running at the Circuit Paul Ricard in Le Castellet, France. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 01

Felipe Massa to retire from Formula One

Due to celebrate his 250th Grand Prix start at his final race in Abu Dhabi this year
2016-06-12_1105Felipe Massa has announced that he will retire from Formula One at the end of the 2016 season, after 14 years at the top level of the sport.

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Sep 01

Formula One teams Italian Grand Prix preview

Italian Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Insight FIA F3: Race Control

A race meeting with race control

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship is one of the most important young-driver series in the world and several drivers who learned their trade in this series have impressed with their talent in higher motor sport categories up to Formula One. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 28

Formula One teams Belgian Grand Prix race report

Belgian Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Spa-Francorchamps.

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Aug 19

Insight FIA F3: Catering crew

What is done behind the scenes to allow the young guns to shine on track?

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship is one of the most important young-driver series in the world and several drivers who learned their trade in this series have impressed with their talent in higher motor sport categories up to Formula One.

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Aug 12

Insight FIA F3: Technical Scrutineering

But what is done behind the scenes to allow the young guns to shine on track?

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship is one of the most important young-driver category in the world and several drivers who learned their trade in this series are causing a massive stir in the highest motor-racing categories up to Formula One.

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Aug 11

Ocon switches to F1 – Rosenqvist to replace him on the DTM grid at Moscow

With 10 races contested, the 2016 DTM season of rookie Esteban Ocon has come to a sudden halt

With immediate effect, Esteban Ocon will race in Formula One as team-mate of reigning DTM Champion Pascal Wehrlein. With immediate effect, the young Frenchman will race in Formula One as team-mate of reigning DTM Champion Pascal Wehrlein. Ocon replaces Indonesian Rio Haryanto who had to stop racing for Team Manor due to financial issues.

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Jul 28

Formula One teams German Grand Prix preview

German Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Hockenheim. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

British road course names turn after Justin Wilson

“This is such an incredible gesture by MSV”

Wilson corner at SnettertonEngland’s Snetterton Circuit paid tribute to the late Justin Wilson by renaming a corner after the seven-time Indy car race winner who died in August 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 14

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Mexican Grand Prix

These are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-03 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of Europe Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the nineteenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Mexico*, to be held (October 27-30) on the Mexico City circuit.

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Jul 08

INDYCAR drivers and officials remember Carl Haas

Thoughts from INDYCAR drivers and officials on Carl Haas, the longtime car owner who died June 29

Carl Haas and Justin WilsonMARIO ANDRETTI (driver for Newman/Haas Racing from 1983-1994, 1984 Indy car champion, 18 race wins with team): “Carl had a heart of gold and a deep commitment to our sport. He earned the respect and admiration of his competitors and all those who drove for him through the years for being tenacious yet fair.”

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Jul 07

Ray-Ban signs a sponsorship agreement with Ferrari

This new agreement strengthens the ties between Ferrari and Luxottica

02 - Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari N.V. (NYSE/MTA: RACE) announces that Ferrari and Luxottica Group have signed a sponsorship agreement based on which the Ray-Ban brand will appear on the SF-16H Formula One cars, starting from the next Formula One race, the British Grand Prix in Silverstone. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Formula One teams British Grand Prix preview

British Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Silverstone. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Formula One teams Austrian Grand Prix race report

Austrian Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Spielberg.

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Jul 02

Formula One teams Austrian Grand Prix qualifying report (updated)

Austrian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Spielberg.

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Jun 24

Charles Leclerc set for FP1 Sessions with Haas F1 Team

Eighteen-Year old to drive VF-16 in FP1 at Silverstone and Four other venues

2016-06-24 - Charles Leclerc set for FP1 Sessions with Haas F1 Team Charles Leclerc, a 2016 member of the Ferrari Driver Academy who is currently competing in the GP3 Series for ART Grand Prix, will get his first taste of a Formula One car when he drives the VF-16 for Haas F1 Team on July 8 during the first practice session (FP1) for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone.

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Jun 23

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grands Prix of Belgium and Japan

These are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-03 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of Europe Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the thirteenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Belgium*, to be held (August 25-28) on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit.

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