Formula 1 News

Stewart-Haas Racing co-owner Gene Haas at a press conference during NASCAR Sprint Media Tour at Charlotte Convention Center on January 27, 2014
Gene Haas hints at 2016 Formula 1 driver lineup?
Gene Haas suggests that Jean-Eric Vergne and Esteban Gutierrez could be in contention to drive for his team in 2016.
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Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing leads the field on lap one of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at Korea International Circuit on October 6, 2013
Renault to start Formula 1 young driver programme?
Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul hints at bringing in a young driver programme into a new works Formula 1 team.
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Valtteri Bottas of Finland and Williams attends the drivers press conference during previews for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on October 31, 2013
Valtteri Bottas: 'Williams wiser after British Grand Prix'
Williams will be more "clever" with race tactics after letting a lead slip at the British Grand Prix, according to Valtteri Bottas.
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Ron Dennis of McLaren is seen during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at the Albert Park Circuit on March 25, 2011
Ron Dennis: 'Fernando Alonso frustrated by lack of testing'
Ron Dennis claims that Fernando Alonso is frustrated by the lack of testing opportunities for McLaren.
Aug 1, 15:56
McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier looks on in the paddock during day one of Formula One testing at Yas Marina Circuit on November 25, 2014
Eric Boullier: 'Honda could poach from rivals'
Eric Boullier urges Honda to poach talent from rival Formula 1 teams to boost McLaren's chances of success.
Aug 1, 15:10
Valtteri Bottas of Finland and Williams attends the drivers press conference during previews for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on October 31, 2013
Valtteri Bottas 'frustrated' by Ferrari speculation
Valtteri Bottas admits that media reports linking him with a switch to Ferrari are "disturbing".
Jul 31, 04:48
Force India Formula 1 Team car during presentation at the Soumaya Museum in Mexico City, on January 21, 2015
Bob Fernley: 'No long-term design fault at Force India'
Force India cars are safe despite two high-profile crashes at the Hungarian Grand Prix, according to deputy team principal Bob Fernley.
Jul 30, 05:42
Felipe Massa of Brazil and Williams is interviewed in the paddock during previews to the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 13, 2014
Felipe Massa shrugs off poor performance in Hungarian Grand Prix
Williams will not struggle like they did at the Hungarian Grand Prix for the rest of the season, insists Felipe Massa.
Jul 30, 05:21
Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull gives the thumbs up after finishing second during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Daniel Ricciardo refuses to apologise for aggressive display in Hungary
Daniel Ricciardo insists he was "inspired" in the Hungarian Grand Prix after a series of daring overtakes.
Jul 27, 04:36
Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda smiles as he walks through the paddock after practice for the Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix at Sepang Circuit on March 27, 2015
Fernando Alonso enjoys "unbelievable" result in Hungarian Grand Prix
Fernando Alonso admits he "took advantage of the opportunities" after he finished fifth in the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 27, 04:21
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari walks across the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 17, 2015
Kimi Raikkonen rues missed podium as car failure costs him second in Hungary
Kimi Raikkonen insists that he would have finished second if his car hadn't failed in the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 27, 04:09
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Lewis Hamilton: 'I had a bad day at the office'
Lewis Hamilton admits that he had a poor day at the Hungarian Grand Prix as a series of incidents saw him finish in sixth place.
Jul 26, 19:42
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda "not worried" by Mercedes display at Hungarian Grand Prix
Mercedes boss Niki Lauda praises "sensational" Ferrari for their performance in the Hungarian Grand Prix, after seeing Sebastian Vettel come out on top.
Jul 26, 16:11
Jules Bianchi pictured in May 2014
Sebastian Vettel dedicates Hungarian Grand Prix victory to Jules Bianchi
Sebastian Vettel admits that it has been an "incredibly tough week" for the world of Formula 1, following the passing of Jules Bianchi.
Jul 26, 15:31
Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda smiles as he walks through the paddock after practice for the Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix at Sepang Circuit on March 27, 2015
Fernando Alonso hints at switch away from Formula 1
Double world champion Fernando Alonso suggests that the reduced appeal of Formula 1 has tempted him into quitting the sport.
Jul 26, 09:15
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren prepares to drive during practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013
Jenson Button rues engine problems as he struggles in Hungary qualifying
Jenson Button blames his early exit in qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix on a power issue at the beginning of his final lap.
Jul 25, 17:59
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari walks across the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 17, 2015
Kimi Raikkonen: 'I should have qualified higher for Hungarian Grand Prix'
Kimi Raikkonen believes that he would have qualified higher for the Hungarian Grand Prix if his car didn't suffer problems in the final practice session.
Jul 25, 17:37
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Sebastian Vettel expects "strong" Red Bull in Hungarian Grand Prix
Red Bull will be "strong" in tomorrow's Hungarian Grand Prix, claims Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel.
Jul 25, 17:22
Nico Rosberg speaks to the media after qualifying for the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on September 21, 2013
Nico Rosberg struggles to explain qualifying woes in Hungary
Nico Rosberg reveals that he does not know why he struggled in qualifying for tomorrow's Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 25, 15:40
Paddy Lowe, Mercedes Technical Executive Director looks on in the team garage during practice for the Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix at Sepang Circuit on March 27, 2015
Paddy Lowe apologises to Nico Rosberg for qualifying problems
Mercedes technical director Paddy Lowe accepts the blame for Nico Rosberg's balance problems in qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 25, 14:51
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Sebastian Vettel optimistic ahead of Hungarian Grand Prix
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel reveals that he is optimistic his car can challenge the Mercedes in Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 25, 14:42
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Lewis Hamilton "incredibly happy" with Hungarian Grand Prix pole position
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton says that he is "incredibly happy" with his performance after securing pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 25, 14:41
Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 14, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Nico Rosberg suffered understeer problems in qualifying'
Nico Rosberg was hindered by understeer problems in qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix, claims Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.
Jul 25, 14:28
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner watches on during qualifying for the Brazilian Grand Prix on November 24, 2012
Christian Horner: 'No upgrades on power units until Russian GP in October'
Christian Horner reveals that the Red Bull drivers will not be getting power unit upgrades on their car until October, despite ongoing engine problems.
Jul 25, 07:01
Mercedes AMG Petronas British driver Lewis Hamilton flashes the sign for victory after winning the pole position for the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix following the qualification session at the Sakhir circuit in the desert south of the Bahraini capital,
Lewis Hamilton "enjoying" difficult conditions at Hungarian Grand Prix
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton admits that he is "enjoying" the hot conditions that made practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix difficult.
Jul 24, 23:00
Sergio Perez of Mexico and Force India speaks with members of the media during previews ahead of the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix on November 8, 2014
Sergio Perez: Hungary crash was "strange"
Force India's Sergio Perez describes his crash at the Hungarian Grand Prix as a "strange accident", after flipping his car in first practice.
Jul 24, 19:28
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) leads, followed by Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's German driver Nico Rosberg (R) and Scuderia Ferrari's German driver Sebastian Vettel (C), as drivers take the start of the race at the Mon
Eugene Kaspersky: 'Formula 1 cars can be hacked'
Internet security businessman Eugene Kaspersky admits that it is theoretically possible to hack into a Formula 1 car.
Jul 24, 10:58
Jules Bianchi pictured in May 2014
Lewis Hamilton: 'We are all racing for Jules Bianchi at Hungarian Grand Prix'
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton dedicates this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix to the late Jules Bianchi, who passed away last week at the age of 25.
Jul 24, 09:12
Marcus Ericsson of Sweden and team Brawn GP prepares to drive at the Circuito De Jerez on December 1, 2009
Marcus Ericsson, Felipe Nasr sign Sauber contract extensions
Sauber duo Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr extend their contracts at the Hinwil team by a further year to see them remain in place until the end of 2016.
Jul 23, 11:31
Jules Bianchi pictured in May 2014
FIA to retire Jules Bianchi's car number 17
The FIA decides to retire car number 17, the one chosen by Jules Bianchi, from future use in F1 as a mark of respect to the late Marussia driver.
Jul 20, 16:00
Jules Bianchi pictured in May 2014
Former Ferrari president: 'We planned for Jules Bianchi to become our driver'
Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo reveals that Jules Bianchi was chosen to become their future driver prior to the Frenchman's fatal crash.
Jul 20, 14:06
Jules Bianchi pictured in May 2014
Manor F1 team pays tribute to "shining talent" Jules Bianchi
Jules Bianchi was a "shining talent" and "magnificent human being", Manor F1 team principal John Booth says.
Jul 18, 14:03
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Lewis Hamilton saddened by Jules Bianchi death
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton describes the death of fellow driver Jules Bianchi as a "sad, sad day".
Jul 18, 13:30
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren prepares to drive during practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013
Jenson Button pays tribute to Jules Bianchi
Jenson Button pays tribute to Jules Bianchi, who died in the early hours of Saturday morning after spending nine months in a coma.
Jul 18, 09:36
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Daniel Ricciardo pays tribute to Jules Bianchi on social media
Daniel Ricciardo pays tribute to Jules Bianchi, who passed away at the age of 25 on Saturday morning.
Jul 18, 07:38
Max Chilton of Great Britain and Marussia prepares to drive during practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 22, 2013
Max Chilton pays tribute to former teammate Jules Bianchi
Max Chilton pays a glowing tribute to former teammate Jules Bianchi, who has died at the age of 25.
Jul 18, 06:45
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Manor Marussia "devastated" by Jules Bianchi death
Manor Marussia say that they are "devastated" by news of Jules Bianchi's death.
Jul 18, 04:02
Jules Bianchi pictured in May 2014
Jules Bianchi dies, aged 25
Jules Bianchi has died following severe head injuries suffered at last year's Japanese Grand Prix.
Jul 18, 03:12
Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia walks across the paddock prior to the Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014
Jules Bianchi "less optimistic" over F1 driver's health nine months after crash
Jules Bianchi's father admits that he feels "less optimistic" over his son's health as the Formula 1 driver remains in a coma nine months after crashing in Japan.
Jul 13, 14:57
Red Bull's Mark Webber in the pits on September 7, 2013
Mark Webber: 'Daniel Ricciardo must weather the storm'
Mark Webber urges Daniel Ricciardo to "weather the storm" at Red Bull and to grind out results to get himself in a better position for the future.
Jul 11, 07:08