Formula 1 News

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 hoping for McLaren stay
Jenson Button is hoping that his vast experience of Formula 1 will be enough to keep him at McLaren in 2015.
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Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
Mika Hakkinen: 'McLaren after highest expertise in 2015'
Mika Hakkinen believes that the decision to delay McLaren's driver lineup for 2015 may allow the team to pick the best two racers possible.
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Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Carlos Sainz Jr 'shocked by Max Verstappen move'
Carlos Sainz Jr admits that he was surprise at missing out on a drive with Toro Rosso to Max Verstappen.
Sep 27, 18:13
Nico Rosberg speaks to the media after qualifying for the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on September 21, 2013
Mercedes blame a "foreign substance" for Nico Rosberg Singapore Grand Prix retirement
Mercedes release a statement blaming a "foreign substance" for Nico Rosberg's car failure at the Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 27, 15:27
Marcus Ericsson of Sweden and team Brawn GP prepares to drive at the Circuito De Jerez on December 1, 2009
Caterham 'keen to keep Marcus Ericsson'
Caterham have revealed that they are looking to keep Swedish driver Marcus Ericsson with the team in 2015.
Sep 27, 15:11
Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) and and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg collide at the Spa-Francorchamps ciruit in Spa on August 24, 2014
Eric Boullier: 'Mercedes can't please both drivers'
Mercedes face "an impossible task" to keep a harmonious team together until the end of 2014, according to McLaren boss Eric Boullier.
Sep 27, 14:54
Sauber driver Esteban Gutierrez of Mexico crashes ahead of Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado of Venezuela during the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix at Sakhir circuit in Manama on April 6, 2014
Nick Chester: 'Lotus expect better in 2015'
Lotus are expecting a more competitive 2015, according to technical boss Nick Chester.
Sep 27, 14:05
German F1 driver Michael Schumacher photographed in Bangkok on December 16, 2012
Mick Schumacher sets sights on becoming Formula 1 champion after kart success
Michael Schumacher's son aims to become Formula 1 world champion after success on the karting circuit.
Sep 26, 05:39
Australian motor racing ace Sir Jack Brabham poses prior to setting out onto the track at the New Zealand A1 Grand Prix at Taupo Race Track on January 20, 2007
Brabham 'planning F1 return with backing from fans'
Brabham could be set to return to the F1 grid, using investment from fans to compete in the sport.
Sep 24, 22:45
German Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel celebrates his victory in the Brazil F-1 GP on November 24, 2013
Sebastian Vettel dismisses Red Bull exit rumours
Sebastian Vettel pledges his future to Red Bull amid rumours that the German would leave the constructors' champions.
Sep 24, 20:01
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Helmut Marko: 'Max Verstappen like Ayrton Senna'
Max Verstappen is compared to F1 great Ayrton Senna by Red Bull's motorsport consultant Dr Helmut Marko.
Sep 24, 19:31
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
McLaren's Kevin Magnussen 'seeks doctor's treatment due to overheating seat'
McLaren driver Kevin Magnussen reportedly needed treatment from a doctor due to an overheating seat in Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 22, 08:13
Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
McLaren 'lose £155m Johnnie Walker sponsorship deal'
McLaren have lost out on £155m in sponsorship money after Bernie Ecclestone stepped in to agree a deal between F1 and Johnnie Walker, according to reports.
Sep 21, 13:29
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso smiles ahead of the final practise session of the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2013
Honda 'looking to attract Fernando Alonso to McLaren'
Fernando Alonso is being courted by McLaren's new engine supplier Honda, according to reports.
Sep 21, 12:46
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP (L) celebrates on the podium with second placed Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP after the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 30, 2014
Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg relationship 'back to normal'
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg calm fears that the duo will not compete with the best interests of Mercedes at heart during the remainder of the season.
Sep 21, 08:37
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 pleased with Singapore qualifying display
Williams driver Felipe Massa is optimistic about their chances of a good result at the Singapore Grand Prix after he qualified in sixth place for Sunday's race.
Sep 21, 00:00
Red Bull Racing's Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo celebrates in the parc ferme at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Spa on August 24, 2014
Daniel Ricciardo "pleasantly surprised" by Singapore Grand Prix qualifying
Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo admits that he was "pleasantly surprised" by his pace in qualifying third at the Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 20, 18:20
Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
Jenson Button rues qualifying error
Jenson Button admits that an error in Q2 cost him a place in the top 10 for the Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 20, 18:02
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit on July 6, 2014
Lewis Hamilton admits pole is "very important" at Singapore Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton admits that pole at the Singapore Grand Prix was "very important".
Sep 20, 17:58
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Sebastian Vettel: 'Pole position was within our grasp'
Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel is left to rue a missed opportunites for a possible pole position at the Singapore Grand Prix.
Sep 20, 17:49
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Max Verstappen 'right for Toro Rosso'
Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost insists that 16-year-old Max Verstappen is the right driver to take the team forward.
Sep 20, 15:21
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP drives during practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 22, 2013
Formula 1 postpone radio ban until next season due to team concerns
The FIA announces that the recent radio ban during Formula 1 races will not come into effect until next season in order to give teams time to adapt.
Sep 19, 10:12
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone at Monza, Italy on September 8, 2013
Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone backs radio ban for drivers
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says that all the drivers are "happy" about the new team radio rules.
Sep 18, 11:57
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates after claiming pole position during qualifying ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 23, 2014
Nico Rosberg happy with introduction of new radio rules
Nico Rosberg admits that he is pleased with the introduction of new rules to limit the use of the team radio in Formula 1 races.
Sep 18, 04:25
Red Bull Racing's German driver Sebastian Vettel kisses the trophy after winning the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on November 17, 2013
Sebastian Vettel denies he and Fernando Alonso could swap teams
Sebastian Vettel denies that he is about to replace Fernando Alonso at Ferrari.
Sep 16, 21:28
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Sauber F1 walks in the paddock before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
Force India "desperate" to beat McLaren in constructors' championship
Nico Hulkenburg says that Force India are looking to overhaul nearest rivals McLaren in the constructors' championship ahead of next weekend's Singapore GP.
Sep 14, 14:46
Esteban Gutierrez of Mexico and Sauber F1 prepares to drive during practice for the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on November 15, 2013
Esteban Gutierrez hopeful for Sauber points in Singapore
Esteban Gutierrez believes that Sauber can score their first points of the season at the Singapore Grand Prix next weekend.
Sep 14, 13:42
Lotus Team Principal Eric Boullier walks in the paddock following qualifying for the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at Korea International Circuit on October 5, 2013
Eric Boullier backs F1 super licence review
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier throws his support behind an FIA review into F1 super licences.
Sep 14, 12:20
Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus drives during day two of Formula One Winter Testing at the Bahrain International Circuit on February 20, 2014
Romain Grosjean hopeful for Singapore boost
Romain Grosjean is looking for an improved performance when Lotus take to the streets of Singapore next weekend.
Sep 13, 17:59
Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) and and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg collide at the Spa-Francorchamps ciruit in Spa on August 24, 2014
Paddy Lowe wants no drama at Singapore Grand Prix
Mercedes are looking for an incident-free Singapore Grand Prix, according to team boss Paddy Lowe.
Sep 13, 15:30
British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates next to second placed Mercedes' German driver Nico Rosberg on the podium after the Italian Formula One Grand Prix motor race at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 7, 2014
Nico Rosberg positive after Monza result
Nico Rosberg is adamant that his second-place finish at the Italian Grand Prix was a good result.
Sep 13, 14:18
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP (L) celebrates on the podium with second placed Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP after the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 30, 2014
FIA confirms 20-race calendar for 2015
The FIA confirms the 20-race 2015 calendar as Formula 1 prepares for the return of the Mexican Grand Prix and the joint-longest ever season.
Sep 12, 19:55
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
FIA to review superlicence qualifications
The FIA announces that it will be reviewing the application process for Formula 1 superlicences after 16-year-old Max Verstappen was made a Toro Rosso driver for 2015.
Sep 12, 19:33
 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chairman Sergio Marchionne in the Ferrari headquarters in Maranello on September 10, 2014
Fiat's Sergio Marchionne: 'We want Ferrari to achieve its true potential'
Fiat's Sergio Marchionne insists that he wants Ferrari to achieve its "true potential" after announcing that he will take over as chairman from Luca Di Montezemolo.
Sep 10, 11:27
Ferrari Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo talks to a friend in the paddock following qualifying for the Italian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo di Monza on September 7, 2013
Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo confirms departure
Ferrari president Luca Di Montezemolo reveals that he will leave his role with the Formula 1 team next month.
Sep 10, 08:11
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP (L) celebrates on the podium with second placed Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP after the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 30, 2014
Lewis Hamilton disagrees with booing of Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton admits that he felt uncomfortable when fans were booing Nico Rosberg after the Italian Grand Prix.
Sep 9, 21:08
British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates next to second placed Mercedes' German driver Nico Rosberg on the podium after the Italian Formula One Grand Prix motor race at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 7, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: 'I knew could put Nico Rosberg under pressure'
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton admits that he tried to force teammate Nico Rosberg to make a mistake under pressure at the Italian Grand Prix.
Sep 7, 19:45
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, Valtteri Bottas keep Williams seats for 2015 Formula 1 season
Formula 1 team Williams announce that both Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas will continue to drive for them in 2015.
Sep 7, 12:55
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton sits in the pits during the first practice session of the British Grand Prix at the Silverstone circuit on July 4, 2014
Lewis Hamilton dismisses fears that he's out for revenge on Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton says that his only focus during the Itlaian Grand Prix will be to top the podium.
Sep 7, 07:19
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: 'Italian Grand Prix qualifying was better than expected for McLaren'
McLaren's Jenson Button admits that the team had a better qualifying session than expected at the Italian Grand Prix.
Sep 6, 18:58