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 plays down Formula 1 chances
Gene Haas admits that it will be tough for his new Formula 1 team to assert themselves in the sport.
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Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
McLaren sporting director Sam Michael to leave at the end of the season
McLaren sporting director Sam Michael will reportedly step down as sporting director at the end of the season.
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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
Toto Wolff eyes long stay for Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff reveals that he is planning to keep Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton together beyond the end of the latter's contract in 2015.
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Sergio Perez of Mexico and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 11, 2013
Sergio Perez 'hopeful of Force India stay for 2015'
Force India driver Sergio Perez is hoping to confirm his place with the team for 2015 within the next seven days.
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Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg to remain at Force India for 2015 season
Force India announce that Nico Hulkenberg will continue to race with the team for the 2015 Formula 1 season.
Oct 20, 10:25
Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
Jenson Button to make sports-car switch in 2015?
Jenson Button could be set for a sensational switch to sports-car racing if he loses his seat at McLaren, according to manager Richard Goddard.
Oct 18, 17:32
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone at Monza, Italy on September 8, 2013
Bernie Ecclestone: 'Las Vegas wants a Formula 1 race'
Formula One Group chief executive Bernie Ecclestone reveals that Las Vegas wants to host a Formula 1 race.
Oct 18, 15:16
Sauber team principal Monisha Kaltenborn arrives at the Marina Bay Street circuit for the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix on September 18, 2014
Monisha Kaltenborn admits Sauber frustration
Sauber need to score points before the end of 2014 to relieve any frustration around the team, according to boss Monisha Kaltenborn.
Oct 18, 14:46
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Mercedes hit by multiple tsunamis from rivals'
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has insisted that the team have been the victim of "multiple tsunamis" from rivals over the debate of the development of engines.
Oct 18, 14:02
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Mercedes will not change approach'
Toto Wolff insists that Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will "race each other respectfully" as the Formula 1 season draws to its conclusion.
Oct 17, 08:45
Fernando Alonso smiles as he prepares for the final qualifying session of the Belgium Grand Prix on August 24, 2013
Luca di Montezemolo: 'Fernando Alonso is eager to leave Ferrari'
Luca di Montezemolo claims that Fernando Alonso is eager to leave Ferrari to ensure he can challenge for the world title again.
Oct 16, 02:09
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
McLaren "still assessing" potential 2015 driver lineup
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier is "comfortable" delaying a decision on the team's 2015 lineup as Jenson Button and Kevin Magnuessen await news on their futures.
Oct 15, 16:15
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Mercedes to block proposals to allow engine development during the season
Mercedes oppose plans to relax F1 rules to allow teams engine development throughout the season.
Oct 15, 14:00
Kamui Kobayashi of Japan and Sauber F1 is seen outside his team hospitaly unit during previews for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix on November 22, 2013
Caterham "surprised" by Kamui Kobayashi's claims about his Russian GP retirement
Caterham boss Manfredi Ravetto says that he is puzzled by Kamui Kobayashi's comments that he retired from the Russian Grand Prix in order to save mileage.
Oct 15, 13:24
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: 'I need to win races to reignite title charge'
Nico Rosberg admits that winning races is the only way that he will overhaul Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in the chase for the Formula 1 World Championship.
Oct 15, 11:42
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Marussia dismiss negligence claims over Jules Bianchi crash
Marussia describe reports claiming that they and Jules Bianchi ignored regulations in the build-up to his serious crash at the Japanese Grand Prix as "entirely false".
Oct 15, 11:22
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 blasts "dangerous" tyre choice for Brazilian Grand Prix
Felipe Massa has branded the choice of tyres for the Brazilian Grand Prix as "dangerous".
Oct 15, 01:53
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Sebastian Vettel 'attracted by Ferrari myth'
Dr Helmut Marko suggests that Ferrari's status in Formula 1 is a "myth" after Sebastian Vettel joined the Scuderia for 2015.
Oct 15, 01:30
Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus drives during day two of Formula One Winter Testing at the Bahrain International Circuit on February 20, 2014
Estaban Ocon earns Lotus test
Lotus will give a test drive to teenage European Formula 3 champion Estaban Ocon.
Oct 15, 00:28
Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
Jenson Button 'not driving for his McLaren job'
Jenson Button will not be driving to save his McLaren career in the final three races this season, according to team boss Eric Boullier.
Oct 14, 23:27
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 predicts "long era of success" for Mercedes
Nico Rosberg is hopeful that Mercedes can embark on a "long era of success", having picked up their first constructors' championship title at the weekend.
Oct 14, 20:52
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain lifts up his winning trophy on the podium after the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit on September 21, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: 'Mercedes years best of my life'
Lewis Hamilton pays tribute to the Mercedes team after their victory in the constructors' championship, describing his time there as the 'best years of his life'.
Oct 14, 19:28
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 remains 'critical but stable' following crash
The Marussia Formula 1 team reveals that Jules Bianchi remains in a "critical but stable condition".
Oct 14, 16:27
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's father: 'My son will not give up'
Jules Bianchi's father Philippe is adamant that his son will not "give up" as he remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital with a serious head injury.
Oct 14, 08:44
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
Mercedes plan to offer new contract to Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff reveals that he wants Lewis Hamilton to continue partnering Nico Rosberg beyond 2015.
Oct 14, 06:11
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
Valterri Bottas "satisfied" with podium finish
Williams driver Valterri Bottas admits that the pace shown by Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in today's inaugural Russian Grand Prix "surprised" him.
Oct 12, 16:47
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP locks up approaching turn two next to Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP during the Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 12, 2014
Nico Rosberg hails Mercedes domination
Nico Rosberg hails Mercedes's domination of the Forumla 1 season having secured the Constructors' Championship title with a one-two finish at the Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 12, 16:33
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff credits Ross Brawn for Mercedes success
Mercedes co-team boss Toto Wolff pays tribute to the part that Ross Brawn played in the team's journey to becoming constructors' champions.
Oct 12, 14:30
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain lifts up his winning trophy on the podium after the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit on September 21, 2014
Lewis Hamilton hails "another amazing week"
Lewis Hamilton speaks of his happiness at having helped Mercedes to win the constructors' championship with a ninth victory of the season at the Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 12, 14:12
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
Formula 1 drivers give backing for 'virtual safety car' proposal
Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso give their backing to a 'virtual safety car' idea in the wake of Jules Bianchi's crash at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 12, 12:21
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
Formula 1 drivers hold silence for Jules Bianchi
Formula 1 holds a minute's silence for injured Marussia driver Jules Bianchi ahead of the Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 12, 11:58
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: 'Mistake cost me second place'
Valtteri Bottas is confident that he could have qualified on the front row for the Russian Grand Prix had he not made a mistake at the end of his final qualifying lap.
Oct 11, 22:21
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso during the final practice session for the Italian Grand Prix at Monza on September 7, 2013
Fernando Alonso rues Ferrari qualifying pace at Russian Grand Prix
Ferrari's Fernando Alonso has put his poor showing during Russian Grand Prix qualifying down to a loss of pace in the team's car over the 2014 season.
Oct 11, 22:03
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 unsure on Russian Grand Prix race strategy
Jenson Button is unsure over his race strategy during the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday after he drove his McLaren to a fifth-place finish in qualifying for Sochi.
Oct 11, 19:30
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
Fuel pressure problem cost Felipe Massa in Russian Grand Prix qualifying
Felipe Massa has revealed that a fuel pressure problem restricted the Williams driver to 18th in qualifying for Sunday's Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 19:04
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Sebastien Vettel unable to explain qualifying flop in Russia
World champion Sebastien Vettel is confused as to why his Red Bull failed to finish inside the top ten in qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 17:35
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: 'Lewis Hamilton has been quicker all weekend'
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg admits that teammate Lewis Hamilton has been quicker than him all weekend after the Briton secured pole position for the Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 15:47
Daniil Kvyat of Russia prepares to drive the Toro Rosso F1 car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Daniil Kvyat: Qualifying fifth at home race is "very exciting"
Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat says that it is "very exciting" to have qualified in fifth for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 14:47
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 "really grateful" for Russian Grand Prix pole position
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton admits that he is "very grateful" to be on pole position at the first Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 14:12
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates after qualifying in pole position for the F1 Chinese Grand Prix on April 19, 2014
Lewis Hamilton clinches pole position for Russian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton takes pole ahead of his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg for tomorrow's Russian Grand Prix.
Oct 11, 13:24