CURRENT NEWS

29 JUNE 2015

MORE BIDDERS JOIN RACE TO BUY F1

More bidders have reportedly joined the race to buy formula one.

RENAULT NOT RULING OUT QUITTING F1

Renault has still not ruled out quitting formula one altogether.

F1 NOT INTERESTING FOR VW BRANDS

Martin Winterkorn has dealt a blow to those hoping a Volkswagen brand will enter F1 in the near future.

FERRARI SHOULD THREATEN TO QUIT OVER MONZA EXIT

Ferrari should threaten to quit F1 in order to save the embattled Italian grand prix.

FIA CLEARS TOP TEAMS OVER OIL CONCERNS

The FIA has cleared top teams Mercedes and Ferrari following concerns about the teams' respective oil systems.

BUTTON SAYS HONDA COMMITTED TO F1

Jenson Button says Honda is "committed" to McLaren and formula one.

ROSBERG WORKING TO KEEP UP TOP FORM

Nico Rosberg is charging to maintain his fresh run of top form.

VETTEL WANTS RAIKKONEN TO KEEP FERRARI SEAT

Sebastian Vettel has thrown has voice behind Kimi Raikkonen's bid to keep his seat at Ferrari.

F1 DROPS JEREZ AS 2016 TEST VENUE

F1 has reportedly dumped Jerez as a winter test location for 2016.

RED BULL TO DECIDE FUTURE BEFORE SUMMER BREAK

Red Bull has not ruled out quitting formula one.

LEIMER EXPECTS FRIDAY DRIVE AT SILVERSTONE

Fabio Leimer is expecting to make his Friday practice debut for Manor this week.

26 JUNE 2015

ECCLESTONE SAYS HE AND TODT COULD IMPOSE CHANGE

Bernie Ecclestone says he could step in now and fix formula one's problems, so long as FIA president Jean Todt is also on board.

BOTTAS NOT RULING OUT STAYING AT WILLIAMS

Valtteri Bottas is not ruling out staying with Williams in 2016.

RACERS CAUTIOUS AHEAD OF B FORCE INDIA DEBUT

Force India's race regulars are playing down expectations ahead of the long-awaited 'B' car's debut at Silverstone.

ECCLESTONE BACKS HORNER TO SURVIVE RUMOURS

Bernie Ecclestone has thrown his weight behind Red Bull's embattled chief Christian Horner.

ARRIVABENE COMMENTS ON MONZA, RAIKKONEN RUMOURS

Maurizio Arrivabene has thrown Ferrari's voice behind the plight of Monza.

ECCLESTONE DOUBTS FITZPATRICK WILL FUND MANOR

Almost halfway through 2015, Manor may not be out of the woods yet.

25 JUNE 2015

TAKEOVER COULD MAKE THINGS HAPPEN IN F1

Amid an intense period of turmoil and introspection in F1, the debate this week has turned to whether an American billionaire can save the sport.

F1 GRID STILL HAS CHARACTERS SAYS WOLFF

As F1 chiefs ponder the sport's biggest problems, Toto Wolff has admitted the issue of 'characters' is a recurring one.

WILLIAMS, BOTTAS QUIET AMID FERRARI RUMOURS

Williams and Valtteri Bottas are quiet in the face of mounting speculation about the Finn's future.

2015 STRUGGLE MIGHT HURT 2016 SOON SAYS BOULLIER

McLaren-Honda's continuing struggles might soon begin to also affect the 2016 campaign.

RENAULT-LOTUS BUYOUT RUMOURS RESURFACE AGAIN

Speculation Renault is close to buying back the Enstone based team will not go away.

ROSBERG CAN BEAT HAMILTON TO TITLE

Nico Rosberg is right back in the running for the 2015 title.

24 JUNE 2015

FERRARI MAKES MOVE TO SIGN BOTTAS?

Ferrari has launched a bid to secure the services of Valtteri Bottas, according to Germany's Bild newspaper.

ECCLESTONE ADMITS CVC COULD SELL F1

Bernie Ecclestone has admitted it is possible F1 owner CVC will sell the sport.

MERHI ADMITS STILL LOOKING FOR SPONSOR

As the mid-point of the 2015 season approaches, Roberto Merhi has clung onto his Manor seat so far.

RED BULL'S MARKO SLAMS HORNER EXIT RUMOURS

Dr Helmut Marko has slammed rumours Red Bull is set to oust its F1 team boss Christian Horner.

MCLAREN-HONDA WILL MAKE THINGS RIGHT

Fernando Alonso has described the 2015 season so far as a "transitional period" that will soon come to an end.

ITALIAN CHIEF NOT FOND OF IMOLA PLANS

The president of Italy's auto racing federation says he wants Monza to keep its annual place on the formula one calendar.

HAMILTON MADE MISTAKES IN AUSTRIA

Mercedes chiefs say Lewis Hamilton made a couple of errors in the recent Austrian grand prix.

RADICAL WILLIAMS WINGLET NOT LEGAL

A radical new winglet tested by Williams in Austria on Tuesday is not legal.

FERRARI NOT GIVING UP ON CATCHING MERCEDES

Ferrari is not giving up on trying to close the gap to Mercedes in 2015.

23 JUNE 2015

RAIKKONEN LOSING SUPPORT OF ITALIAN PRESS

Kimi Raikkonen is losing the backing of Italy's influential F1 media.

RENAULT DENIES IT WILL GIVE UP ON F1

Renault has denied it is moving towards F1's paddock turnstile.

VERSTAPPEN HAD MEETING WITH ECCLESTONE

Bernie Ecclestone is determined to introduce changes in formula one.

HORNER DENIES BERGER TO REPLACE HIM

Christian Horner has hit back at rumours he is set to be ousted at Red Bull.

AUSTRIA GP AUDIENCE ALMOST HALVED

Expectations of a smaller crowd of spectators for the Red Bull-promoted Austrian grand prix have been confirmed.

HAMILTON WARNS ROSBERG AGAINST MOMENTUM HOPES

F1's battle for the 2015 title looks to now be a two-horse race.

TIME RUNNING OUT FOR FERRARI'S VETTEL

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel is still clinging onto contention for the 2015 title, according to Mercedes chief Toto Wolff.

F1 STILL DANGEROUS SAYS STEWART

Sir Jackie Stewart has warned F1 drivers that the sport is still dangerous.

MERCEDES NOT WILLING TO SUPPLY RED BULL

Mercedes has refused to follow in Ferrari's footsteps in offering to supply engines to Red Bull.

LEGENDS SLAM ENGINE PENALTY RULES

Three racing legends have slammed F1's long-life engine rules.

22 JUNE 2015

MOOD FOR IMMEDIATE CHANGE GROWING IN F1

The mood for immediate change in the increasingly-alarmed F1 paddock is growing.

NASR LINKED WITH WILLIAMS SWITCH

Felipe Nasr could be set to burst into the 2016 'silly season'.

HULKENBERG DESERVES TOP CAR IN F1 SAYS LAUDA

Nico Hulkenberg has earned a place at a top team.

ECCLESTONE NEGOTIATED WITH MATESCHITZ

His quit threats still echoing around the paddock, Dietrich Mateschitz met quietly with F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone on Sunday.

RACE REPORT - THE KING OF THE MOUNTAINS

Austrian GP - Race Report

FERRARI HAS DEADLINE FOR RAIKKONEN DECISION

Kimi Raikkonen's quest to keep his Ferrari seat took another backwards step in Austria.

MERCEDES DRIVER BATTLE DOWN TO THE WIRE

Toto Wolff has tipped the 2015 title battle to go "down to the wire".

RENAULT CONTRACT MEANS NO DECISION TO MAKE SAYS HORNER

Speculation Red Bull might revert to Ferrari power looks set to end.

ALONSO SAYS MCLAREN-HONDA CRISIS IS OVER

Fernando Alonso says "the crisis is over" at McLaren-Honda.

21 JUNE 2015

RACE NOTES - ROSBERG LEADS MERCEDES 1-2

Austrian GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Austrian GP - Sunday Photos

WOLFF ADMITS MERCEDES DOMINATION NOT GOOD FOR F1

Toto Wolff has admitted Mercedes' continuing dominance of formula one is not good for "the show".

HONDA NOT READY FOR SECOND F1 TEAM

Honda has backed away from speculation it is ready to supply a second team with engines in 2016.

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Austrian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Austrian GP - Race Results

HORNER SAYS NO TO FERRARI CUSTOMER ENGINE

Red Bull Racing has ruled out switching to customer Ferrari power.

WOLFF EXPECTS FAST FERRARI ON SUNDAY

"Very good, but strange," said Niki Lauda, after Mercedes locked out the front row of the grid for Sunday's Austrian grand prix.

FRENCH POWER FOR RED BULL IN 2016

Renault says it is sure it will continue to power Red Bull's cars next year.

NO RED BULL TEST FOR VERSTAPPEN

Max Verstappen has denied rumours he is on the cusp of stepping up a notch in his already meteoric formula one career.

LE MANS BOW FOR BIG F1 NAMES UNLIKELY SAYA HULKENBERG

Nico Hulkenberg does not think a flood of F1 rivals will now follow him to Le Mans.

SAUBER WAITING UNTIL SPA FOR NEW FERRARI

Sauber has denied claims it cannot afford to run the latest version of Ferrari's power unit.

ECCLESTONE DENIES SAYING F1 IS CRAP

As the hybrid power units whirred, Bernie Ecclestone's "crap" comment echoed around the paddock of the Red Bull Ring.

AUSTRIAN F1 FANS KILLED IN HORROR INCIDENT

Three were killed and dozens injured on Saturday at a F1-themed event coinciding with the Austrian grand prix.

20 JUNE 2015

QUALIFYING REPORT - SPIN AND WIN

Austrian GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Austrian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Austrian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Saturday Press Conference

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Austrian GP - Qualifying Results

PEREZ HITS BACK AT UNPROFESSIONAL JIBE

Sergio Perez has hit back at claims he was "totally unprofessional" and "a slob".

LEIMER TURNS HOPES TO SILVERSTONE

Fabio Leimer has his fingers crossed for a Friday practice debut at Silverstone in two weeks.

TODT TO WATCH MICK SCHUMACHER RACE AT SPA

FIA president Jean Todt will reportedly watch Mick Schumacher race at Spa-Francorchamps this weekend.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - THAT WAS THAT

Austrian GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Austrian GP - Practice 3 Results

F1 RULES CONTRIBUTED TO CANADA SPIN SAYS RAIKKONEN

Kimi Raikkonen says Ferrari has made some tweaks in the wake of his spin in Canada recently.

MATESCHITZ WILL NOT GIVE UP

Dietrich Mateschitz is not poised to quit formula one.

MICHELIN WANTS F1 TO BE EXTREME SPORT

Michelin has hit back at Bernie Ecclestone's claim it would not be good for F1 if the French marque won the sport's 2017 tyre contract.

MCLAREN ALMOST SHELVED NEW SHORT NOSE

McLaren's all-new 'short nose' was almost shelved at the scene of the Austrian grand prix.

ECCLESTONE STRUGGLING TO SELL CRAP PRODUCT

Bernie Ecclestone says he is struggling to sell a "crap product" to the public in the new era of formula one.

AUSTRIA SET FOR SILVER VERSUS RED BATTLE

Those with a ticket for Sunday's Austrian grand prix could be in for a 'silver versus red' treat.

19 JUNE 2015

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - RED AHEAD

Austrian GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Austrian GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Austrian GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Austrian GP - Practice 2 Results

GROSJEAN SAYS PALMER SITUATION NOT ANNOYING

Romain Grosjean insists he is no longer annoyed about sitting out Friday practice sessions in 2015.

ALONSO HAD 2015 TALKS WITH EVERYONE

Fernando Alonso insists he is staying the course with McLaren-Honda, as he very deliberately made the switch from Ferrari at the end of last year.

RICCIARDO HAS LEARNED FROM CANADA OUTBURST

Daniel Ricciardo has admitted he is staying at Red Bull for now.

MOSLEY MET WITH ECCLESTONE AND WOLFF IN LONDON

Bernie Ecclestone has met secretly with his old sparring partner Max Mosley, the German newspaper Bild reports.

KIMI LOSES COOL AMID PAY-CUT REPORTS

Kimi Raikkonen lost his ice-cool on Thursday amid reports Ferrari is asking him to take a pay-cut.

HAAS FERRARI ALLIANCE CLEVER

Toto Wolff has hailed as "clever" the approach to formula one being taken by the 2016 American entrant, Haas.

MARKO CONFIRMS ENGINE OFFER FROM MARCHIONNE

Ferrari has offered to supply the struggling Red Bull team with engines.

F1 MUST BE SPINE-TINGLING AGAIN

Former F1 driver Marc Surer has backed those who think the sport needs a re-injection of danger.

GOV'T WOULD SUPPORT FRENCH GP RETURN

A French official says he is "ready" to support the country's return to the F1 calendar.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - ROSBERG WINS ROUND ONE

Austrian GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Austrian GP - Practice 1 Results

NOT REALISTIC TO EXPECT WIN SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel on Thursday admitted he is not expecting to win the Austrian grand prix.

18 JUNE 2015

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Austrian GP - Thursday Press Conference

ONLY ALONSO TO USE SHORT NOSE IN AUSTRIA

Fernando Alonso will get the first use of McLaren's new 'short nose' concept this weekend in Austria.

FORCE INDIA B CAR ONLY HALF FINISHED

Force India has travelled to Austria with only half the parts for its 'B' car.

MICHELIN DISAPPOINTED WITH F1'S TYRE SITUATION

Michelin has revealed it wants to improve F1's tyre situation.

F1 CARS NO LONGER SCARE DRIVERS SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has joined those who think a bigger serving of danger was better for formula one.

F1 MIGHT BENEFIT FROM FIA INTERVENTION

F1 might benefit from the greater involvement of FIA president Jean Todt.

NOTHING TO FERRARI SWITCH RUMOURS

Dietrich Mateschitz has dismissed reports his two F1 teams may soon be powered by Ferrari.

RENAULT SITUATION COSTING RED BULL MILLIONS SAYS MARKO

Red Bull's slide down the constructors' championship table is also hurting the team in the hip pocket.

ALONSO EXPECTED TO STRUGGLE IN 2015

Fernando Alonso expected to struggle when he made the switch from Ferrari to McLaren-Honda for 2015.

JUGGLING F1 WITH LE MANS WAS HARDCORE

As he bounces back to earth and his day-job, Nico Hulkenberg has admitted the last two months have been "hardcore".

HAMILTON HAS NO INTEREST IN MIND GAMES

Lewis Hamilton says he is not interested in playing "mind games" in formula one.

MERCEDES ALSO FASTEST PIT CREW IN 2015

Mercedes may have the best car, but the German team's pit crew is also formula one's fastest.

SAINZ SMILING AS HE SUFFERS WITH RENAULT POWER

Carlos Sainz has admitted he is having to "suffer" with an underpowered engine during his first season in formula one.

HONDA VOWS TO IMPROVE ENGINE POWER

Honda has vowed to improve the performance of its engine.

MERCEDES NOT COMFORTABLE IN 2015

Toto Wolff insists Mercedes must not feel "comfortable" heading into the Austrian grand prix.

17 JUNE 2015

RED BULL EYEING SHOCK FERRARI SWITCH?

Red Bull is considering a shock switch to Ferrari power, according to a media report on Wednesday.

ECCLESTONE CONFIRMS IMOLA RETURN POSSIBLE

Alternating between two Italian circuits could keep the country on the F1 calendar.

MICHELIN APPLIES FOR F1 RETURN IN 2017

Michelin has announced it is in the running to return to F1 in 2017.

VETTEL THINKS FERRARI SWITCH GOOD FOR F1

Sebastian Vettel thinks his move to Ferrari this year has been good for F1.

GOODYEAR RULES OUT F1 RETURN IN 2017

Former F1 tyre supplier Goodyear is not bidding to be the sport's official partner in 2017.

ENGINE CUSTOMERS CAN WIN IN F1 SAYS SYMONDS

Pat Symonds has denied suggestions F1 teams cannot win grands prix if they are engine 'customers'.

HAMILTON HAPPIER WITH 2015 MERCEDES FORM

Lewis Hamilton is heading into the Austrian grand prix as the overwhelming favourite to win.

FERRARI CHANGED TEST PLANS FOR AUSTRIA

Ferrari reportedly altered its plans for the forthcoming post-Austrian grand prix test.

MCLAREN-HONDA WILL NOT GIVE UP SAYS ALONSO

McLaren will not "give up" after a frustrating outing recently in Canada.

MCLAREN AND HONDA PLAY DOWN MANOR RUMOURS

McLaren and Honda have played down speculation linking Manor with a supply of Japanese power for 2016.

16 JUNE 2015

VW SAYS NO TALKS ABOUT F1 PROJECT

Volkswagen has issued another denial to seemingly constant speculation it might be considering a foray in formula one.

ENERGY RECOVERY IS GREATEST DIFFICULTY SAYS HONDA

McLaren and Honda are working hard to improve their relationship as the once-great collaboration struggles at the start of a new era.

F1'S HULKENBERG, MALLYA, PUT LE MANS IN FOCUS

Fernando Alonso has named Nico Hulkenberg as one of the very best drivers in F1 today.

CIRCUIT ALTERNATION COULD SAVE ITALIAN GP

Imola has emerged in the running to return to formula one.

SYMONDS SAYS F1 CARS ASIER TO DRIVE TODAY

Pat Symonds, one of the most experienced engineers in F1, has admitted the cars of today are easier to drive.

BERGER SLAMS DECISION TO CANCEL F3 RACE

F1 legend Gerhard Berger has criticised the decision to cancel a recent Formula 3 race at historic Monza.

CHESTER THINKS F1 CAR COULD WIN LE MANS

Lotus' technical boss thinks a formula one car could win at Le Mans.

FOUR TEAMS TWEAKED FLEXI WING DESIGNS

Four teams made modifications to their front wing designs ahead of the recent Canadian grand prix.

NO AUSTRIA PRACTICE FOR MANOR'S LEIMER

Fabio Leimer will not make his Friday practice debut in Austria this weekend.

SCHUMACHER'S SON TO RACE WITH BROKEN HAND

Michael Schumacher's son will race through the pain barrier this weekend by going wheel-to-wheel with a broken hand.

15 JUNE 2015

F1 ANALYSIS DEEPENS AS HULKENBERG WINS LE MANS

Full-time F1 driver Nico Hulkenberg has described winning the fabled Le Mans 24 hour race as the "best day of my career".

REPORT LINKS MANOR WITH HONDA SWITCH

Backmarker Manor is emerging as the front-runner to become Honda's first F1 customer.

HAMILTON TALKS GOOD SEX WITH PLAYBOY

Lewis Hamilton has talked openly about sex with the famous men's magazine Playboy, according to German reports.

BOULLIER SAFE AFTER PLANE SCARE

Eric Boullier had a scare on Sunday as he returned from a visit to the fabled Le Mans race.

BETTER RENAULT ENGINE NOT READY YET

Renault-powered teams face a longer wait for performance improvements in 2015.

LEIMER HEADS TO AUSTRIA FOR FIA CHECK

Fabio Leimer is heading to Austria this week hoping to fire up his Manor chances.

TODT VISITS FERRARI

FIA president Jean Todt made a visit to Maranello last Friday.

INDIA GP PROMOTER WAITING FOR GOVERNMENT HELP

Sameer Gaur, representing the former Indian grand prix promoter Jaypee, says he is "waiting" for the government to put the F1 race back on track.

LAUDA AGREES F1 SHOULD BE MORE RISKY

Niki Lauda has agreed with Kimi Raikkonen that F1 would benefit from a boost of danger.

FERRARI SHOULD EXPLAIN RAIKKONEN SPIN SAYS HAKKINEN

Ferrari should clarify the thorny issue of Kimi Raikkonen's Montreal spin.

MCLAREN SHORT NOSE PASSES CRASH TEST

McLaren has put its major upgrade for the Austrian grand prix back on track.

12 JUNE 2015

BUTTON HOPES DRIVERS CONSULTED OVER F1 FUTURE

Jenson Button hopes drivers are consulted as formula one steps into a more exciting future.

LE MANS FOR REAL MEN SAYS HULKENBERG

Le Mans is a circuit for "real men" of motor racing.

MARCHIONNE VOWS TO HELP MONZA SAVE F1 RACE

Sergio Marchionne has vowed to help Monza keep its fabled Italian grand prix.

WILLIAMS EXPECTS STRONG WEEKEND IN AUSTRIA

Williams' race drivers expect their resurgence from the Monaco slump to hit an even higher gear in Austria next weekend.

RAIKKONEN HAS THREE RACES TO IMPRESS FERRARI

July 31 is a key date in the diaries of Ferrari and Kimi Raikkonen.

MISSING PRACTICE HURTS GROSJEAN QUITE A LOT

Romain Grosjean admitted recently that sitting out Friday practice sessions this year affects his preparation for races.

RICCIARDO STAYING AT RED BULL?

Red Bull has ruled Daniel Ricciardo out of the running for a Ferrari seat in 2016.

RENAULT PLAYS DOWN FIFTH ENGINE PENALTIES

Renault has played down the impact of the ten-place grid penalties now being served by its F1 customers.

MARCHIONNE TIPS MERCEDES TO BE REASONABLE

Sergio Marchionne has tipped Mercedes to be "reasonable" as the sport looks to tweak the engine freeze rules.

MANOR COULD DELAY NEW CAR PLANS UNTIL 2016

Manor is reportedly contemplating shelving its plans to introduce a new car in 2015.

11 JUNE 2015

KUBICA BACKS ALONSO'S HUGE CHALLENGE

Robert Kubica has backed his old friend Fernando Alonso's decision to join McLaren-Honda.

MARCHIONNE KNEW CLOSING GAP TO MERCEDES NOT EASY

Sergio Marchionne says he was never under any illusion about the challenge faced by Ferrari in 2015.

CUSTOMER CARS JUST BIG TEAM MONEY GRAB SAYS FERNLEY

Bob Fernley has accused F1's biggest teams of conspiring against the smaller outfits.

RED BULL RELATIONSHIP STILL GOOD WITH VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel says he maintains a good relationship with Red Bull and the energy drink company's mogul Dietrich Mateschitz.

JOURNALISTS SAY HORNER SHOULD BE F1 SUPREMO

Two authoritative F1 correspondents have identified Christian Horner as the ideal man to take charge of the sport's future.

RED BULL TO TAKE ENGINE PENALTIES IN AUSTRIA

Red Bull looks set to start dead last on the grid for its home race in Austria next weekend.

MERCEDES LISTENING TO UNFREEZE ARGUMENTS

Eric Boullier has tipped Mercedes to compromise ove

10 JUNE 2015

WORRIED VETTEL SAYS F1 RACES TOO COMPLICATED

Sebastian Vettel has admitted he is worried about the future of formula one.

RAIKKONEN HOPES TO WIN A RACE IN 2015

Kimi Raikkonen is hoping to win at least one race in 2015.

ROSBERG PLAYS DOWN HAMILTON INEQUALITY STORY

Nico Rosberg has played down a controversy about an episode of apparent 'radio coaching' inequality during the Canadian grand prix.

RENAULT NOW READY TO POWER UP IN 2015

Renault is now set to turn its attention to speeding up in formula one.

MCLAREN SHORT NOSE FAILS FIA CRASH TESTS

The centrepiece of McLaren's aerodynamic upgrade for the Austrian grand prix next weekend is yet to receive the green light.

FORCE INDIA MISSED MERCEDES ENGINE UPGRADE

Force India had to do without Mercedes' latest engine upgrade in Canada, it has emerged.

BOSS MALLYA TO WATCH HULKENBERG AT LE MANS

Nico Hulkenberg wasted no time after the Canadian grand prix as he looked ahead to his next race outing.

STRUGGLING RICCIARDO GETS NEW CHASSIS FOR AUSTRIA

Daniel Ricciardo hopes a new chassis will solve his mysterious lack of performance in the Canadian grand prix.

SCHUMACHER SPECULATION NOT RIGHT SAYS HAUG

Norbert Haug says he has his "fingers crossed" for his old friend Michael Schumacher.

9 JUNE 2015

KEY TEAMS EXCLUDED FROM CUSTOMER CARS MEETING

Two teams were excluded from a key meeting in Montreal, it has emerged.

HONDA PRESIDENT SET TO GAUGE MCLAREN PROGRESS

McLaren-Honda is still united despite a horror start to the project, boss Eric Boullier insists.

RED BULL EXPECTING WORST HOME RACE

Red Bull does not see the light at the end of the tunnel yet, Dr Helmut Marko has warned.

VETTEL STILL NOT NUMBER 1 DRIVER SAYS ARRIVABENE

Sebastian Vettel is not Ferrari's 'number 1' driver, according to boss Maurizio Arrivabene.

REFUELLING IDEA AXE UNANIMOUS

F1's strategy group looks set to proceed with taking the earlier-proposed reintroduction of in-race refuelling off the table for 2017.

CANADA WAS GROUNDHOG DAY FOR F1

Niki Lauda says he is not concerned about Mercedes' utter domination of F1.

WOLFF PLAYS DOWN HAMILTON RADIO COACHING

Toto Wolff has played down suggestions Mercedes did not treat its drivers equally during the Canadian grand prix.

NASR SAW MANY WAYS TO REACH F1

Felipe Nasr says three other F1 teams were interested in signing him before he started his road to the grid with Sauber.

CHANGE RULES OR SAY GOODBYE TO RENAULT SAYS HORNER

Renault will probably quit formula one if the 'engine freeze' rules are not changed.

MCLAREN OFFERS MORE RESOURCES TO HELP HONDA

McLaren has offered to help works engine partner Honda to end the current crisis before it becomes "embarrassing".

8 JUNE 2015

RACE REPORT - ISLAND CRUISE

Canadian GP - Race Report

NO CORRUPTION SCANDAL IN F1

F1 will not suffer the same sort of scandal that is currently gripping the world of football. That is the claim of FIA president Jean Todt.

MARKO BLAMES F1 FOR SMALLER AUSTRIA GP CROWD

Red Bull is struggling to fill the grandstands ahead of its second race as a formula one race promoter.

F1 MUST END INCOMPREHENSIBLE RULES SAYS MARCHIONNE

Sergio Marchionne on Sunday made his first appearance at a grand prix since taking over as Ferrari president.

ALONSO STILL HAPPY WITH RISKY MCLAREN MOVE

Fernando Alonso showed the first signs of frustration on Sunday as he accused McLaren-Honda of making him look like an "amateur".

NO EXCUSES AFTER RAIKKONEN SPIN SAYS ARRIVABENE

Maurizio Arrivabene struggled to hide his anger after the Canadian grand prix.

SCHUMACHER'S SON BREAKS HAND IN CRASH

Michael Schumacher's son ended his second weekend as a single seater race driver in hospital.

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Canadian GP - Sunday Photos

7 JUNE 2015

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS CANADIAN 1-2 FOR MERCEDES

Canadian GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Canadian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Sunday Press Conference

RACE RESULTS

Canadian GP - Race Results

FERRARI THREAT DWINDLES IN CANADA

Ferrari's threat to Mercedes dwindled in Montreal qualifying.

TOTAL INVOLVED IN RENAULT'S LOTUS BUYOUT?

Details of Renault's apparent interest in buying back the Enstone based team known currently as Lotus are now emerging.

PIRELLI IN LEAD TO WIN 2017 TYRE CONTRACT

The likelihood Michelin will enter the race to become F1's 2017 tyre supplier is dwindling by the day.

FORCE INDIA B CAR PASSES CRASH TESTS

Force India is on track to roll out its highly-anticipated 'B' car in Austria.

BRIATORE, MOSLEY SAY F1 NEEDS MAJOR SHAKEUP

If Max Mosley and Flavio Briatore were in charge, they would push to revolutionise formula one.

NO DISCUSSION ABOUT DRIVERS YET AT MCLAREN

Seven races into a new era, McLaren-Honda still needs to improve "everything" -- but perhaps not the drivers.

RICCIARDO SMILES WARNING TO STRUGGLING RED BULL

Daniel Ricciardo admitted in Canada that it is becoming difficult to maintain his famously wide grin.

6 JUNE 2015

QUALIFYING REPORT - POWER, POWER, POWER

Canadian GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Canadian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Canadian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Canadian GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - FRANTIC RED

Canadian GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Canadian GP - Practice 3 Results

MORE BLUNDERS AS MERCEDES CAUGHT BY FERRARI

]Lewis Hamilton came to Canada wanting to put the Monaco blunder behind him.

VERSTAPPEN'S FATHER SLAMS MASSA

Max Verstappen's father has hit back hard at Felipe Massa.

MORE POWER IN HONDA UPGRADE SAYS BOULLIER

Eric Boullier has confirmed that Honda's Canada upgrade is delivering more power.

MERHI PUSHING HARD TO KEEP MANOR SEAT

Roberto Merhi is pushing hard to keep his place at the Manor team.

F1 STILL GRAPPLING WITH VISION FOR FUTURE

F1 is still grappling with its vision of the future.

HAAS DOUBTS F1 SWITCH FOR DANICA PATRICK

Haas, F1's new American entrant for 2016, has played down the prospect of Danica Patrick switching from Nascar.

SAUBER NOT HAPPY WITH ENGINE SITUATION

Sauber is "not happy" with its engine situation in Canada, according to team driver Felipe Nasr.

MATCHING VERSTAPPEN HYPE NOT PRIORITY FOR SAINZ

Carlos Sainz insists he is still not bothered about playing second fiddle to his high-profile Toro Rosso teammate.

SMALL F1 TEAMS SET TO TRIGGER EU INVESTIGATION

The prospect of an investigation into formula one by the European Commission could be back on.

LEIMER SEEKS SPONSORS FOR 2015 RACE DEBUT

Manor has let Fabio Leimer put his "foot in the formula one door", the 2013 GP2 champion said in Montreal.

VETTEL UNCONCERNED BY WEBBER TELL-ALL BOOK

Sebastian Vettel says he is not concerned even though former teammate Mark Webber is preparing to 'tell all' in a forthcoming autobiography.

5 JUNE 2015

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - RUINED

Canadian GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Canadian GP - Friday Team Quotes

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Friday Press Conference

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Canadian GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - NOT THINKING

Canadian GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Canadian GP - Practice 1 Results

ECCLESTONE SHOULD LOWER F1 TICKET PRICES ACCORDING TO VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has hit back at F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

HAMILTON UNMOVED TWO WEEKS AFTER MONACO

Lewis Hamilton insisted he has "moved on" after Monaco, as reporters pressed hard about the strategy blunder that cost him a deserved victory.

NO MEDICAL CHECK NECESSARY FOR VERSTAPPEN

FIA doctors did not check Max Verstappen's fitness ahead of the Canadian grand prix.

PIRELLI NOT SURE MICHELIN WANTS F1 CONTRACT

Pirelli chief Marco Tronchetti Provera has admitted it is not clear if the Italian company will face any rivals to remain F1's sole tyre supplier beyond 2016.

AGGRESSIVE FERRARI TO RACE NEW ENGINE SAYS VETTEL

Ferrari has decided to race its performance-upgraded engine this weekend in Canada.

TEAMS SHOULD NOT DECIDE F1 RULES

Alex Wurz has added his concerns to the current governance of formula one.

LE MANS SWITCH NOT TEMPTING HULKENBERG YET

As far as his racing calendar goes, Nico Hulkenberg is just about to hit a new high gear.

MCLAREN, BUTTON PLAY DOWN 2016 SPLIT RUMOURS

McLaren has played down reports it is already looking to replace Jenson Button for 2016.

NO DRIVER PROBLEM AT RED BULL SAYS HORNER

Christian Horner has defended Red Bull as rumours swirl around the struggling F1 giant.

RAIKKONEN DOESN'T NEED ARRIVABENE'S HOMEWORK

Kimi Raikkonen says he does not need to be given homework.

NO RAW POWER BOOST IN CANADA FOR HONDA

Canada could be a blip in McLaren's recent run of progress.

NASR KNEW SAUBER DEVELOPMENT WOULD BE LIMITED

Felipe Nasr has clarified his recent remarks about Sauber.

VETTEL HAPPY GRID GIRLS RETURNING IN MONTREAL

Sebastian Vettel has defended his stance about the Monaco 'grid boys'.

F1 SET TO ABANDON RETURN OF REFUELLING

F1's planned return of in-race refuelling looks set to be scrapped.

4 JUNE 2015

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Canadian GP - Thursday Press Conference

EX-DIAGEO CHIEF WALKS AWAY FROM F1

A supposed threat to Bernie Ecclestone's reign appears to have ended.

LEIMER RACE SEAT DEPENDS ON MONEY

Fabio Leimer's formula one dream could be back on track.

F1 STILL IN TALKS WITH KEY BROADCASTER

Crucial negotiations between Bernie Ecclestone and Germany's free-to-air F1 broadcaster appear to have advanced.

HAMILTON TRUST DAMAGED BY MERCEDES GAFFE

Two respected pundits think the relationship between Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton was damaged by the Monaco strategy gaffe.

FERRARI COULD TAKE ON MERCEDES IN CANADA SAYS SURER

F1 pundit Marc Surer thinks Ferrari could be set to take on Mercedes this weekend in Canada.

SLUMP DUE TO TECHNICAL REASONS SAYS MALDONADO

Pastor Maldonado says "technical" reasons explain his current slump.

HONDA STILL TARGETING PODIUM IN 2015

Honda still has its sights on the podium in 2015.

3 JUNE 2015

FERRARI CLOSING POWER GAP TO MERCEDES

Ferrari's token-upgraded engine will bring it just 15 horse power short of dominant Mercedes' turbo V6.

EX-TORO ROSSO DRIVER BOURDAIS SLAMS F1

French driver Sebastien Bourdais has slammed formula one.

ALONSO STILL HIGHEST PAID DRIVER IN 2015

Fernando Alonso remains the highest paid driver in formula one this year.

MCLAREN SET TO CRASH-TEST SHORT NOSE?

McLaren on Wednesday confirmed it is bringing a significant package of aerodynamic upgrades to the MP4-30 car in Austria.

RENAULT EXPECTING TWO PENALTIES PER CAR IN 2015

Every engine manufacturer in F1 has been busy preparing upgrades for its 2015 'power units'.

F1 MORE LUCRATIVE THAN WORLD CUP

F1 has been more lucrative than the FIFA World Cup in the past fifteen years.

SAUBER STILL LOOKING TO IMPROVE IN 2015

Sauber is not resting on its laurels, having recovered from its disastrous 2014 season.

RUSSIA GP PLAYS DOWN BANKRUPT PROMOTER REPORTS

The Russian grand prix has hit back at reports that its promoter is bankrupt.

MALDONADO NOT UNTOUCHABLE DESPITE MILLIONS SAYS CARTER

Pastor Maldonado's millions do not guarantee his place on the grid.

VERSTAPPEN TO SEE FIA DOCTORS ON THURSDAY

Max Verstappen has a date with the doctor ahead of the weekend's Canadian grand prix.

F1 TYRE WAR RULED OUT UNTIL 2020

A tyre war has been ruled out in formula one at least for the next four seasons.

SYMONDS SAYS MASSA INCREDIBLE DRIVER

Williams appears more than happy with Felipe Massa.

JUNCADELLA AMONG HANDFUL OF MERCEDES SIM DRIVERS

Dani Juncadella is just one of a handful of drivers who work for reigning champions Mercedes in the sophisticated Brackley simulator.

2 JUNE 2015

LOWE PLAYS DOWN MERCEDES MONACO BLUNDER

Mercedes on Tuesday appeared keen to put the strategy blunder of Monaco into the past.

ALL EYES ON ENGINE TOKENS FOR CANADA

It is not clear if Ferrari and Honda will deploy their performance-upgraded engines this weekend in Canada.

SMALL TEAMS RESISTING CUSTOMER CAR PUSH

F1's smaller teams are pushing back hard against the latest moves to introduce 'customer cars'.

RENAULT TO TAKE OVER MANOR?

Bob Bell's shock switch to the F1 backmarker Manor has added fuel to speculation about the future of engine supplier Renault.

F1 ENGINE TOKENS SPENT FOR CANADA

Engine manufacturers are finally preparing to deploy in-season performance 'tokens' in 2015.

CANADA GP PARTLY FOR SALE?

The Canadian grand prix is partly for sale, the Montreal daily La Presse reports.

RUSSIAN GP COMPANY BANKRUPT

A company involved in the Russian grand prix has been declared bankrupt.

1 JUNE 2015

MANOR SIGNS UP BOB BELL

Backmarker Manor on Monday said it has signed up highly-respected F1 manager and engineer Bob Bell.

HAMILTON YET TO EXPLAIN PORTIER MOMENT

Mercedes is yet to explain why Lewis Hamilton stopped on track immediately after the Monaco grand prix.

BRIATORE SAYS ALONSO UNDER NO PRESSURE

Flavio Briatore has scoffed at claims Fernando Alonso is feeling the "pressure" of his move to McLaren-Honda.

BOSSES VOTE HAMILTON BEST DRIVER IN F1

Team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton the best driver in formula one today.

F1 CAN LEARN FROM MOTOGP

F1 can learn from its two-wheeled equivalent, according to Ferrari team boss Maurizio Arrivabene.

HAMILTON TRAINS IN SAME MONACO GYM AS ROSBERG

Mercedes' title-duelling duo keep a wary eye on one another while training in the same gym.

VERSTAPPEN PROVES NO INJURIES AFTER CRAS

Max Verstappen has demonstrated he is not injured in the wake of his huge Monaco crash.

F1 DRIVERS ALL LOOKING TO LE MANS SAYS DUMAS

F1 drivers are now taking the world of prototype sports cars seriously.

GERMAN BROADCASTER WANTS F1 TO IMPROVE

RTL, F1's free-to-air broadcaster in Germany, wants the sport to improve.

MONZA, NOT MUGELLO, SHOULD HOST F1 SAYS ARRIVABENE

Monza should be the permanent home of the Italian grand prix.

HUGE DRIVER SALARIES ABSURD ACCORDING TO MOSLEY

F1 teams should have less money to squander on "absurd" driver salaries.

VERSTAPPEN GETTING ON WITH RIVAL SAINZ

Max Verstappen says he is still getting on well with his rookie teammate.

FRENCH PAPARAZZI INVADING SCHUMACHER PRIVACY

Sabine Kehm has pointed the finger at the "French paparazzi" for trying to invade Michael Schumacher's privacy.

KALTENBORN FEARED JAIL OVER VAN DER GARDE SAGA

Monisha Kaltenborn has admitted she feared starting her 2015 season in jail.

30 MAY 2015

NO PLANS TO MAKE ART B-TEAM SAYS MCLAREN

McLaren has played down claims about a 2016 'B' team.

KEHM DEFENDS HANDLING OF SCHUMACHER PRIVACY

Manager Sabine Kehm has defended her handling of the media since Michael Schumacher's skiing crash seventeen months ago.

29 MAY 2015

DENNIS ASKS DENMARK TO POWER MAGNUSSEN RETURN

McLaren supremo Ron Dennis jetted into Denmark this week to ask local companies to power Kevin Magnussen back onto the grid.

GROSJEAN ANNOYED BY BRAKE-TEST CLAIM

Romain Grosjean on Friday hit back at Max Verstappen's claim he "brake-tested" the rookie Dutchman in Monaco.

GP2 TEAM ART ON POLE FOR 2016 DEBUT

An early frontrunner to be the twelfth team in 2016 has already emerged.

FIA WANTS NEW F1 TEAM FOR 2016

F1's governing body has commenced the search for a new formula one team.

RED BULL OPEN TO DRIVER CHANGE?

Red Bull is open to changing its driver lineup for 2016, according to the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf.

MERCEDES TO USE LOGIC NOT DATA IN FUTURE

Mercedes has resolved to rely less on data and more on human input in future, following the strategy disaster of the Monaco grand prix.

HAAS ADMITS DRIVER INTEREST INCREASING

Haas, the new American F1 team for 2016, is now turning its attention to drivers.

FIA ENGINE CLAMPDOWN NO SURPRISE SAYS RENAULT

Renault says it is "not surprised" the FIA is clamping down on supposedly non-performance engine upgrades in formula one.

MASSA THINKS MONACO ONE-OFF SLUMP FOR WILLIAMS

Felipe Massa has backed Williams to recover immediately from a bad weekend in Monaco.

MAGNUSSEN STILL HOPEFUL OF F1 RETURN

Kevin Magnussen says he is not losing hope for a rapid return to the F1 grid.

FERRARI HAS NOT CLOSED GAP ON MERCEDES ACCORDING TO BRIATORE

Flavio Briatore insists Ferrari has made no progress in 2015.

GERMAN FANS COULD LOSE FREE TV COVERAGE

F1's struggling German market could be dealt yet another major blow.

FIA HAPPY WITH FERRARI-HAAS RELATIONSHIP

A recent inspection by F1's governing body cleared Ferrari of wrongdoing as it pushes ahead with aerodynamic development in 2015.

FIA SEEKING HUMAN TELEMETRY FOR F1

F1's governing body wants to plug the drivers into the telemetry.

ECCLESTONE NOT RULING OUT INDIA RETURN

Bernie Ecclestone is not ruling out a return to the F1 calendar for India.

28 MAY 2015

HAMILTON SAGA CANNOT BE UNDONE SAYS HAKKINEN

Mika Hakkinen has tipped Lewis Hamilton to bounce back from the Monaco grand prix.

ECCLESTONE EYEING NEW PROMOTER FOR ITALY GP

Bernie Ecclestone says he is open to working with a new race promoter if it saves the embattled Italian grand prix.

FIA CLAMPING DOWN HARD IN 2015

The FIA is pushing hard for its regulations to be fully respected by F1 teams in 2015.

DEADLINE ON LOTUS-RENAULT BUYOUT DEAL LOOMING

International media sources believe Lotus is on the cusp of being sold.

FIA NOT BANNING ALCOHOL ADVERTISING IN F1

Jean Todt has ruled out banning alcohol sponsorship in formula one.

NEW BARCELONA MAYOR SAYS F1 FUNDING NOT A PRIORITY

The Spanish grand prix might be losing the backing of the city of Barcelona.

DE VILLOTA INVESTIGATION UNFORTUNATE

Maria de Villota's father has expressed disappointment with the way an investigation into a 2012 crash was concluded.

LOTUS CHIEF DENIES VERSTAPPEN BRAKE TESTED

A Lotus boss has denied Max Verstappen's claim he was "brake-tested" by Romain Grosjean on Sunday.

27 MAY 2015

F1 HAS TURNED UP THE VOLUME IN 2015 SAYS LAUDA

Niki Lauda thinks F1 has turned up the volume in 2015.

ROSBERG WANTS LUCKY WIFE AT EVERY RACE

Nico Rosberg wants his 'lucky charm' at every grand prix as he chases the 2015 title.

ABITEBOUL SMILING AFTER MONACO BOOST

Cyril Abiteboul left Monaco with a smile on his face.

FERRARI ALREADY LOOKING AHEAD TO 2016

Ferrari might already be looking ahead to 2016.

CAPELLI SAYS ECCLESTONE WANTS MONZA TO STAY

Bernie Ecclestone wants the Italian grand prix to stay on the calendar.

WOLFF SURE HAMILTON WILL TRUST MERCEDES AGAIN

Lewis Hamilton is not at Brackley this week as Mercedes tackles the bungled mess of the Briton's Monaco grand prix.

VERSTAPPEN CLAIMS GROSJEAN BRAKE-TESTED HIM

Max Verstappen claims he crashed at Monaco on Sunday after being "brake-tested".

MCLAREN-HONDA PLANNING BIG MID-SEASON UPGRADES

McLaren is preparing a big upgrade package for June's Austrian grand prix.

HAKKINEN DEFENDS VERSTAPPEN AFTER MONACO CRASH

Mika Hakkinen has leapt to Max Verstappen's defence after his high-speed crash at Monaco.

NEW SAUBER DRIVERS HAVE BETTER ATTITUDE

Monisha Kaltenborn has fired a shot at Sauber's former race drivers.

DE VILLOTA'S FAMILY CONSIDERING LEGAL ACTION

Maria de Villota's family is considering legal action, after the former Marussia team was cleared of wrongdoing in a 2012 crash.

26 MAY 2015

NO GIFT WIN TO REPAY HAMILTON SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff has ruled out taking drastic measures as Mercedes analyses what went wrong in Monaco.

PIRELLI WARY OF BEING OUT-BID FOR TYRE CONTRACT

Pirelli is "open" to going to war with a rival tyre manufacturer like Michelin.

WILLIAMS MUST FIX MONACO SLUMP

Valtteri Bottas has urged Williams to get to the bottom of its Monaco slump.

ROOKIE NASR JOINS CRITICISM OF VERSTAPPEN

Felipe Nasr has joined the chorus of criticism of F1 teenager Max Verstappen.

NO CRISIS IN FORMULA ONE SAYS TODT

FIA president Jean Todt has denied the need to radically shake up formula one.

HAMILTON MORE DANGEROUS AFTER MONACO SAGA SAYS ROSBERG

Nico Rosberg admits he needs to up his game in order to beat teammate Lewis Hamilton to the 2015 title.

DEMOCRACY AT THE COST OF ENTERTAINMENT

F1's switch to "democracy" has been at the cost of "entertainment".

RED BULL NOT EXPECTING TO KEEP MONACO FORM

Red Bull is not expecting to burst back into podium contention after a stronger weekend in Monaco.

NO CELEBRATIONS AFTER FIRST POINTS FOR MCLAREN

There were no celebrations on Sunday despite a major breakthrough for the burgeoning McLaren-Honda project.

INTERNATIONAL PRESS SLAMS MERCEDES ABSURDITY

The international media joined British journalists in condemning Mercedes' blundering strategy error that cost Lewis Hamilton victory in Monaco.

SCHUMACHER BEGAN MODERN DRIVER ERA ACCORDING TO ECCLESTONE

It was Michael Schumacher who kicked off the era of the 'modern driver'.

WOLFF HOPES GRID GIRLS RETURN

F1 does not need to make a habit of replacing the traditional 'grid girls'.

MERHI CEMENTING PLACE AT MANOR IN 2015

Roberto Merhi looks to be cementing his place at the Manor team.

25 MAY 2015

RACE REPORT - CATASTROPHE

Monaco GP - Race Report

CRASH CRITICISM FOR MAD MAX

The F1 press corps was quick to name the teenaged Dutchman 'Mad Max' Verstappen after his huge crash on Sunday.

NO HEADS TO ROLL AFTER HAMILTON STRATEGY HOWLER

No heads will roll after the catastrophic team error that cost Lewis Hamilton an easy win in Monaco.

ARRIVABENE GIVES RAIKKONEN HOMEWORK

Maurizio Arrivabene sent Kimi Raikkonen away from the Monaco grand prix with some "homework".

CHAMPIONS UNHAPPY WITH STEWARDS AFTER MONACO CLASHES

Two champions left Monaco on Sunday admitting their displeasure with the FIA stewards.

VETTEL NO FAN OF MONACO GRID BOYS

Sebastian Vettel was no fan of the 'grid boy' concept that debuted on Sunday's Monaco grid.

ALONSO AIMING FOR CHAMPIONSHIP BID IN 2016

Fernando Alonso was not too disappointed to miss out on his first points of the season in Monaco.

MERCEDES ON TRACK TO MASTER FOUR ENGINE RULE

Mercedes is right on track to master the tough new 'four engines per driver' rule in 2015.

RED BULL NOT BAD LOSERS SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko insists he is just as critical of the current regime in F1 even after a better showing in Monaco this weekend.

24 MAY 2015

HAMILTON RIGHT TO BE ANGRY SAYS WOLFF

Lewis Hamilton is right to be "angry" after Mercedes cost him the Monaco win.

RACE NOTES - ROSBERG WINS MONACO GP AGAIN

Monaco GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Monaco GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Monaco GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Monaco GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Monaco GP - Race Results

F1 RACING INTO CUSTOMER CAR FUTURE?

F1 appears to be racing headlong into its 'customer cars' future.

PIRELLI READY TO PUSH FOR 2017 CONTRACT

Pirelli has confirmed its intention to try to stay in formula one beyond next year.

MERCEDES TO LET DRIVERS RACE IN MONACO

When asked how Ferrari expects to fare in Monaco with the 'super soft' tyre, Sebastian Vettel grinned early this weekend: "I hope super-good!"

BOTTAS FERRARI LINK FLATTERING

Valtteri Bottas is shaping up as the star player in this year's 'silly season'.

RED BULL NOT LEAVING F1 SAYS HORNER

For now, the tension between Red Bull and Renault remains.

2016 WILL SHOW IF FERRARI ON RISE

2016 will be the true test of the 'new' Ferrari. That is the view of Flavio Briatore, the former Renault team chief.

23 MAY 2015

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Monaco GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Monaco GP - Saturday Team Quotes

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Monaco GP - Saturday Press Conference

QUALIFYING REPORT - HIS FIRST TIME

Monaco GP - Qualifying Report

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Monaco GP - Qualifying Results

PIRELLI VS MICHELIN TYRE WAR ALREADY HEATING UP

The battle to be F1's sole official tyre supplier in 2017 and beyond is already heating up.

TITLE NOT TARGET FOR 2015 SAYS ARRIVABENE

Maurizio Arrivabene says heading the fabled F1 team Ferrari is the toughest challenge of his life.

ROSBERG MUST WIN IN MONACO, MONTREAL ACCORDING TO PROST

Monaco is a crucial race for Nico Rosberg. That is the claim of F1 legend Alain Prost, as he considered whether the German can take on Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for the 2015 title.

NO SIGN OF DARK AND MOODY ALONSO

Eric Boullier has laughed off claims he breathed a sigh of relief on Wednesday.

HAMILTON DENIES LETTING F1 FOCUS SLIP

Lewis Hamilton has hit back at Damon Hill, after the 1996 world champion questioned his off-track lifestyle.

ECCLESTONE PUSHING AHEAD WITH CUSTOMER CARS

Bernie Ecclestone's push for 'customer cars' in formula one has taken another step forward.

RENAULT, RED BULL EXIT STILL POSSIBLE

Speculation about Renault's future in formula one continues to swirl around the paddock.

SYMONDS URGES BOTTAS TO CONSIDER STAYING

Pat Symonds has urged Valtteri Bottas to consider pledging his future to Williams.

SOCIAL MEDIA BAD FOR F1 SAYS PROST

Alain Prost has wondered aloud if social media is actually a good thing for formula one.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - BET ON RED

Monaco GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Monaco GP - Practice 3 Results

HAMILTON DOMINATING ROSBERG SAYS ECCLESTONE

Lewis Hamilton is psychologically dominating his teammate Nico Rosberg. That is the view of F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

KVYAT PLAYS DOWN MARKO CRITICISM

Daniil Kvyat has distanced himself from growing speculation about his future.

KALTENBORN SLAMS CUSTOMER CAR PROPOSAL

Monisha Kaltenborn has slammed the change of direction announced by F1's Strategy Group.

VETTEL FINDS LOOPHOLE FOR MONACO HELMET CHANGE

Sebastian Vettel has found a way around F1's new helmet livery change ban.

MONZA STILL IN DOUBT AFTER ECCLESTONE MEETING

Efforts to put the future of the Italian grand prix back on track appear to have faltered.

MANAGER SAYS SCHUMACHER IMPROVING

Michael Schumacher's manager says the F1 legend is improving.

22 MAY 2015

HAMILTON CONTRACT A BLOW FOR ROSBERG

Lewis Hamilton's new contract is a psychological blow to Nico Rosberg, according to F1 legend Alain Prost.

ECCLESTONE FACES $1.6 BILLION TAX BILL

British tax authorities have resumed a $1.6 billion pursuit of F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

SURVEYS IN VOGUE AS F1 ASKS FANS FOR HELP

Bernie Ecclestone gave the F1 drivers his support as they launched a global fan survey in Monaco.

RACE TO BE TYRE SUPPLIER IN 2017 BEGINS

F1's governing body has launched the official tender process for the selection of the tyre supplier in 2017 and beyond.

ALONSO STRUGGLING TO ADMIT MCLAREN MISTAKE

Felipe Massa says his former Ferrari teammate Fernando Alonso made a clear "mistake" in leaving the Italian team.

NOW HULKENBERG LINKED WITH FERRARI MOVE

The latest name linked with a move to Ferrari is Nico Hulkenberg.

VERSTAPPEN STEALS THE SHOW IN MONACO

Max Verstappen is threatening to steal the show in Monaco.

VETTEL FEATURED IN GIANT CIGARETTE ADS

Sebastian Vettel says he has no problem being featured as the new 'Marlboro man'.

FORCE INDIA B CAR FAILED CRASH TEST?

The debut of Force India's much-needed 'B' car in Austria is now in doubt.

BIANCHI FAMILY MUST CONSIDER DEATH

Jules Bianchi's father has admitted the family is having to consider the idea of the unconscious F1 driver's death.

21 MAY 2015

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - RAIN CHECK

Monaco GP - Practice 2 Report

THURSDAY PHOTOS

Monaco GP - Thursday Photos

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Monaco GP - Thursday Press Conference

THURSDAY TEAM QUOTES

Monaco GP - Thursday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Monaco GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - HOME START

Monaco GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Monaco GP - Practice 1 Results

HAMILTON DESERVES HIS MILLIONS SAYS LAUDA

Lewis Hamilton deserves what he will earn under the terms of his new Mercedes contract.

ROSBERG SURPRISED BY HAMILTON QUALIFYING CHOICE

Nico Rosberg furrowed his brow on Wednesday when told about teammate Lewis Hamilton's Monaco strategy.

RED BULL ADMITTING OWN CAR PROBLEMS NOW SAYS RICCIARDO

Daniel Ricciardo says Red Bull can no longer complain only about its struggling 'power unit'.

FERRARI TO TRY AGAIN WITH BARCELONA UPGRADE

Ferrari is persevering with a major car upgrade that did not work last time out in Barcelona.

ALONSO SAYS SLOW F1 TOOK A WRONG TURN

Last decade, F1 took a wrong turn, according to Fernando Alonso, as at Monaco on Wednesday the topic of whether 'the show' is delivering for the fans was front and centre.

TOO SOON FOR FERRARI SILLY SEASON SAYS BOTTAS

Valtteri Bottas on Wednesday said the 'silly season' has come too soon.

GROSJEAN TO KEEP SITTING OUT FRIDAYS

Romain Grosjean will continue to give up his cockpit in Friday practice sessions in 2015.

HINCHLIFFE INJURIES UNLIKELY IN F1

A horror crash like the one suffered by Indycar star James Hinchcliffe is unlikely in formula one.

PIRELLI NOT SURE F1 NEEDS TYRE WAR

Pirelli is not sure a 'tyre war' is the solution to F1's problems.

F1 RECALLS BIANCHI MIRACLE ON MONACO RETURN

The entire world of F1 is thinking of Jules Bianchi this weekend.

20 MAY 2015

WEDNESDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Monaco GP - Wednesday Press Conference

HAMILTON EXTENDS MERCEDES CONTRACT

The long wait for official news about Lewis Hamilton's future finally ended on Wednesday.

BOULLIER CRITICISM HUMOROUS SAYS MCLAREN

McLaren on Wednesday said a journalist misreported what happened in a recent team meeting.

MERCEDES ON TRACK FOR HAMILTON ANNOUNCEMENT

Lewis Hamilton's future remains on track.

HILL SAYS HAMILTON UNDERESTIMATED ROSBERG

Damon Hill has warned fellow F1 champion Lewis Hamilton to keep his eye on the ball.

RIVOLA RETURNS TO WORK FOR FERRARI

Massimo Rivola has returned to work for Ferrari.

LOTUS CANNOT COMPETE WITH TOP TEAMS SAYS LOPEZ

Gerard Lopez says it is unreasonable to expect Lotus to return to the top step of the podium.

EVERY TOP TEAM EYEING BOTTAS

Every top team has its eye on Valtteri Bottas.

ALONSO RIGHT TO LEAVE FERRARI ACCORDING TO BRIATORE

Flavio Briatore has backed Fernando Alonso's Ferrari exit as the "right" thing to do.

MERCEDES DENIES F1 ENGINES NOT ROAD-RELEVANT

Mercedes has hit back at claims the 'power units' featured in formula one today will never carry over to normal road cars.

HONDA DENIES ENGINEER MADE NO WINS COMMENTS

Honda has denied that one of its engineers admitted the Japanese manufacturer is unlikely to power McLaren to race wins either this year or in 2016.

SAINZ LOST LUCKY GREY CAP IN BARCELONA

Carlos Sainz lost his lucky grey cap at the recent Spanish grand prix.

FORMER BOSS SLAMS UNPROFESSIONAL PEREZ

One of Sergio Perez's former team chiefs has slammed the Mexican driver.

19 MAY 2015

AUDI NOT INTERESTED IN F1 PROBLEMS

Audi has taken a step back from speculation it is contemplating a foray in formula one.

MEXICO CONFIRMS 2015 GRAND PRIX SOLD OUT

An official of November's Mexican grand prix has confirmed reports the 2015 race is already sold out.

ECCLESTONE STILL PUSHING FOR POWER UNIT AXE

Bernie Ecclestone is continuing to rail against F1's modern-day engine formula.

ALONSO EYES FIRST POINTS IN MONACO

Fernando Alonso has renewed his claim that McLaren-Honda is now on the cusp of scoring its first points of 2015.

FERRARI SURE UPGRADED CAR IS BETTER

Ferrari will try again with its new bodywork package in Monaco this weekend, former double world champion Mika Hakkinen believes.

SAINZ EVEN FASTER THAN VERSTAPPEN

Five races into his F1 career, Carlos Sainz has made an impression.

F1 NOT CENTRE OF UNIVERSE SAYS LOPEZ

When it comes to the last couple of years in formula one, Gerard Lopez admits to a couple of regrets.

F1 AND LE MANS NOT THAT DIFFERENT SAYS HULKENBERG

There is "not much difference" between Nico Hulkenberg's two cars, according to the German.

INDIA NOT POISED FOR F1 RETURN

India is not poised to return to the F1 calendar any time soon, according to a source.

MERHI KEEPS MANOR SEAT FOR MONACO

Manor is heading into the Monaco grand prix with an unchanged driver lineup.

WOLFF SELLS STAKE IN RACING COMPANY HWA

Toto Wolff has continued to narrow his focus on formula one with Mercedes.

18 MAY 2015

MERCEDES EXPECTING TWO-HORSE RACE IN 2015

Niki Lauda says he always knew 2015 would be a tougher challenge for Mercedes.

VERSTAPPEN HEADS TO MONACO WITH BRUISED BACKSIDE

Max Verstappen is heading to Monaco with a bruise on his backside.

RED BULL STRUGGLING TO SELL AUSTRIA GP TICKETS

Red Bull is struggling to sell tickets for next month's Austrian grand prix, official Dr Helmut Marko admits.

HONDA ENGINEER ADMITS NO F1 WINS IN 2015

One Honda engineer has broken ranks and admitted the Japanese marque will not power a McLaren driver to victory in 2015.

FERRARI NOT ONLY ATTRACTIVE TEAM SAYS BOTTAS

Valtteri Bottas has played down talk of an impending switch to Ferrari, by insisting driving for other teams in F1 is also attractive.

CVC WORST THING EVER FOR F1

According to one of the longest-serving and most influential F1 journalists of all time, the great Gilles Villeneuve would have "hated" the sport today.

TYRE DEBATE RETURNS TO F1 PADDOCK

After a low-profile period for F1's official supplier, suddenly "tyres" and "Pirelli" are being talked about again.

F1 CHANGES YET TO CLEAR HURDLES

Time will tell how much last Thursday's meeting of the Strategy Group will actually change the direction of formula one.

VERSTAPPEN WELCOMES STRATEGY GROUP DECISIONS

Former F1 driver Jos Verstappen has backed the decisions taken last week by the Strategy Group.

NO PLANS YET FOR BUTTON'S MCLAREN FUTURE

Just five races into 2015, attention is already returning to the issue of Jenson Button's future.

15 MAY 2015

F1 APPROVES FASTER CARS FOR 2017

F1 on Friday confirmed that things are changing for 2017.

FIA TO OUTLINE STRATEGY GROUP RESULTS ON FRIDAY

The news filtering out from Thursday's landmark meeting of the Strategy Group is not encouraging.

AUDI FORAY DISCUSSED BY STRATEGY GROUP

It is believed a potential F1 foray for the Volkswagen Group was discussed on Thursday during the high-profile Strategy Group meeting.

ECCLESTONE WILL BE REPLACED SAYS STEWART

Fernando Alonso, who tested Ayrton Senna's old 1988 car recently, said this week he wishes he had raced in that era.

F1 SHOULD GREEN-LIGHT NEW TYRE WAR

David Coulthard thinks F1 needs a 'tyre war' once again.

KVYAT CALM AS PRESSURE BUILDS

Daniil Kvyat insists he is staying calm amid his troubled time in formula one.

2015 MEXICO RACE ALREADY SOLD OUT

The Mexican grand prix is already sold out.

14 MAY 2015

FERRARI QUIETLY EXTENDS MARLBORO DEAL

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has quietly extended its sponsorship deal with Ferrari, the Bloomberg news agency reports.

TORO ROSSO PLAYS DOWN RENAULT TEAM TAKEOVER

Toro Rosso chief Franz Tost has played down the chances of a team takeover by Renault.

SECRET F1 INCOME PAYMENT SYSTEM LEAKED

Ahead of a crucial meeting about F1's future on Thursday, the inequality of the sport's secret payments system has been exposed.

HAKKINEN UNDERSTANDS MERCEDES TEAM ORDER

Mika Hakkinen says he can understand why Mercedes issued a 'team order' towards the end of the Spanish grand prix.

FERRARI EXIT UNAVOIDABLE FOR ALONSO

Luca di Montezemolo has backed away from his earlier criticism of Ferrari.

MANAGERS WANT BOTTAS TO BE CHAMPION

Mika Hakkinen says he does not want to add more fuel to the rumours surrounding Valtteri Bottas.

RENAULT ADMITS SOMETHING WRONG AT FACTORY

Renault has admitted there is "something wrong" at its Viry-Chattilon base.

HONDA TO USE ENGINE TOKENS MID-SEASON

Honda will "soon" begin to spend its tokens to improve the performance of its F1 engine.

SAINZ HAPPY TO SURVIVE VERSTAPPEN HYPE

According to some, Carlos Sainz has been the 'revelation of the season'.

MASSA WANTS MORE TEST FREEDOM IN F1

Felipe Massa would prefer if teams were given more freedom to decide their in-season testing plans.

NASR SAYS NO SAUBER UPGRADES YET

Felipe Nasr is expecting Sauber to suffer at the next few races.

CVC'S MACKENZIE TO ATTEND CRUCIAL F1 SUMMIT

Even the normally low-profile Donald Mackenzie and Jean Todt are looking ahead to Thursday's critical meeting of the powerful Strategy Group.

13 MAY 2015

MICHELIN PUSHING FOR F1 RETURN

Michelin has confirmed its interest in returning to formula one.

NO PROBLEM BETWEEN LOTUS PAIR SAYS MALDONADO

Pastor Maldonado has not ramped up the tension with his teammate Romain Grosjean.

MARKO'S JUNIORS PILE PRESSURE ON KVYAT

Toro Rosso's "exceptional" drivers are free to race their counterparts in the senior Red Bull team.

CANDIDATES LINE UP FOR FORCE INDIA ROLE

The candidates are lining up to be Force India's official reserve driver.

GUTIERREZ HAD MEETING WITH HAAS?

Esteban Gutierrez appears to be in pole position to head the new Haas team's driver lineup next year.

MARKO DENIES MAKING AUDI ULTIMATUM

Dr Helmut Marko has hit back at reports he issued a new ultimatum about Red Bull's involvement in formula one.

ROSBERG HAPPY IF HAMILTON SIGNS NEW DEAL

Nico Rosberg says he is happy if Lewis Hamilton stays at Mercedes beyond 2015.

BRIATORE FACING JAIL OVER TAX FRAUD?

Flavio Briatore could face four years in jail over alleged tax fraud.

12 MAY 2015

HAMILTON PROMISES CONTRACT NEWS IN MONACO

Lewis Hamilton has promised that the long delay over his new Mercedes contract will finally end at the next race.

MERCEDES TO CHANGE PITSTOP PHILOSOPHY

Mercedes will change its philosophy regarding pitstops ahead of Monaco, team chairman Niki Lauda has announced.

ALONSO DEFENDS BUTTON AFTER NEGATIVE SLIP

Fernando Alonso has defended his teammate Jenson Button, after the British driver let his positivity slip after the Spanish grand prix.

TEAMS SURVIVED FIA FUEL FLOW CHECKS

Teams escaped the ire of F1's governing body following a spate of post-race fuel systems checks after the Spanish grand prix.

AUDI COULD PREVENT RED BULL EXIT

Audi could stop Red Bull from quitting formula one.

MCLAREN WANTS HELMET TEAR-OFF RETHINK

McLaren has called on F1 to consider a rule tweak about the disposal of drivers' helmet visor tear-offs.

RED BULL DRIVERS NOT OUR PROBLEM SAYS HORNER

Christian Horner has leapt to the defence of Red Bull's drivers.

FERRARI CRITICISED FOR BARCELONA TEST LINEUP

The only team missing from the post-race Barcelona test this week is Manor.

F1 CARS TOO COMPLICATED SAYS PROST

Alain Prost, once nicknamed 'The Professor' in F1 for his famously intellectual approach to racing, has admitted the sport is now too complicated.

JORDA SAYS MCLAREN IMPATIENT WITH HONDA

Carmen Jorda, the female development driver for Lotus, says she has heard whispers of discord at McLaren-Honda.

11 MAY 2015

FUEL FLOW STORY PUTS FERRARI ON BACK FOOT

The Hamilton versus Rosberg show is back on, according to Mercedes chief Toto Wolff after the Spanish grand prix.

RACE REPORT - REBOUND

Spanish GP - Race Report

HOCKENHEIM NOT BAD GUYS AFTER GERMAN GP AXE

The sorry saga of the now-axed 2015 German grand prix has nothing to do with Hockenheim.

RICCIARDO NOT COMMITTING TO RED BULL YET

Daniel Ricciardo is not yet committing to the increasingly crisis-struck Red Bull beyond 2015.

MCLAREN UNDERESTIMATED HONDA SWITCH SAYS HAMILTON

Lewis Hamilton says he is surprised how much his old team McLaren is struggling in 2015.

ECCLESTONE ALWAYS HAS UPPER HAND

Race chief Sebastia Salvado says his "worst memory" in the quarter-century history of the Spanish grand prix at Barcelona features none other than Bernie Ecclestone.

FERRARI RUMOURS TOO EARLY FOR BOTTAS

All the talk about Valtteri Bottas' future has come "too early".

VOLKSWAGEN IN F1 WOULD BE GREAT SAYS ECCLESTONE

Bernie Ecclestone has added even more fuel to the ever-growing 'Audi-to-F1' speculation.

10 MAY 2015

LAUDA HEARS RUMOURS OF CARS WITH EXTRA TANK

The issue of 'fuel flow' has returned to the formula one paddock.

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Spanish GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Spanish GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Spanish GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE NOTES - ROSBERG WINS MERCEDES 1-2 AT BARCELONA

Spanish GP - Race Notes

RACE RESULTS

Spanish GP - Race Results

ALONSO DISILLUSIONED BUT NOT DARK AND MOODY

Even McLaren's dark new livery could give the British team a boost.

WOLFF HAPPY TO GIVE HAMILTON HIS FREEDOM

Toto Wolff says he is happy to give Lewis Hamilton his freedom.

RED BULL CRISIS DEEPENS IN BARCELONA

Renault has turned down the performance of its troubled 'power unit' as it stands on the cusp of an embarrassing run of F1 grid penalties.

MERCEDES SUPPORTS FIFTH ENGINE YET AGAIN

Mercedes has changed its position yet again over the 'fifth engine' issue.

2016 GERMAN GP RETURN SAFE

Hockenheim's boss says he is "1,000 per cent" sure the German grand prix will return in 2016.

BERGER DOUBTS STRATEGY GROUP CAN SAVE F1

Roberto Merhi has arguably the least enviable job in all of formula one -- the slowest driver at the wheel of the slowest car.

WOLFF ADMITS WIFE SUSIE AT F1 CROSSROADS

Toto Wolff has admitted his wife Susie has come to "a crossroads" in her F1 journey.

MANAGER SAYS SCHUMACHER CONDITION IMPROVING

Michael Schumacher's manager says the condition of the seven time world champion is "improving".

9 MAY 2015

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Spanish GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Spanish GP - Saturday Team Quotes

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Spanish GP - Saturday Press Conference

QUALIFYING REPORT - BROKEN

Spanish GP - Qualifying Report

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Spanish GP - Qualifying Results

AUDI CAN WIN IN F1 WITH RED BULL

The latest rumours about Audi are now growing by the day.

FERRARI SWITCH NO PROBLEM FOR HAMILTON SAYS ECCLESTONE

Niki Lauda has admitted there is a "delay" in the finalisation of Lewis Hamilton's 2016 contract.

SAINZ DISAPPOINTED WITH SPEED OF F1

Carlos Sainz says he is disappointed with the speed of modern formula one.

LAUDA SAYS FERRARI NOW CLOSER TO MERCEDES

Niki Lauda insists Ferrari is continuing to close the gap to championship leaders Mercedes.

MARKO URGES F1 TO ACT AT MEETING NEXT WEEK

Dr Helmut Marko has launched a new stinging attack on the current F1 regulations, urging the sport to act during a crunch meeting next week.

MARCIELLO DETERMINED TO SHOW POTENTIAL IN 2015

Raffaele Marciello is determined to make his mark in 2015.

FERRARI PICKS SUCCESSOR FOR OUSTED RIVOLA

Ferrari has already nominated a replacement for its absent-in-Barcelona sporting director Massimo Rivola.

WINS IMPOSSIBLE FOR MCLAREN IN 2015

Fernando Alonso must be patient for success at McLaren-Honda.

F1 WILL BE HAPPY WITH FINAL CALENDAR

Bernie Ecclestone claims "everyone will be happy" when he finalises the 2016 calendar.

LOTUS TENSION BREWING OVER FRIDAY ISSUE

Tension is reportedly brewing between Romain Grosjean and his Lotus teammate Pastor Maldonado.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - NOT PERFECT

Spanish GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Spanish GP - Practice 3 Results

SUSIE WOLFF TO RETHINK F1 ROLE AFTER SILVERSTONE

Susie Wolff is expected to rethink her role at Williams after Silverstone.

BARCELONA STAYING ON F1 CALENDAR

Barcelona is staying on the F1 calendar.

8 MAY 2015

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Spanish GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Spanish GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Spanish GP - Friday Team Quotes

AUDI ADMITS LOOKING AT F1 PROJECT

Audi appears to have taken a step closer to formula one.

PIRELLI DENIES CHANGING TYRE SELECTION PHILOSOPHY

Paul Hembery has denied reports Pirelli is shifting its focus towards softer compound choices in 2015.

HULKENBERG DENIES LOSING INTEREST IN F1

Nico Hulkenberg has played down suggestions he is losing interest in formula one.

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - MIXED GRILL

Spanish GP - Practice 2 Report

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Spanish GP - Practice 2 Results

ALONSO NOT HAPPY AS PIRELLI GOES SOFT

Fernando Alonso has criticised Pirelli's decision to 'go soft' for the rest of the 2015 season.

MASSA NOT WORRIED ABOUT WILLIAMS FUTURE

Felipe Massa had a simple message as he prepared for the Spanish grand prix -- I'm not worried.

FERRARI CHIEF RIVOLA DISMISSED?

Ferrari is without its sporting director Massimo Rivola in Spain this weekend.

HULKENBERG NO F1 CRITIC AFTER PORSCHE DEBUT

Nico Hulkenberg has played down his reported deliberations over a full-time future at Le Mans.

RICCIARDO COOL ON STRUGGLING KVYAT'S CONTRIBUTION

In the space of four races, Daniil Kvyat has gone from rising sensation to arguable liability.

ALONSO HITS BACK AFTER MOODY COMMENT

Fernando Alonso has hit back at former Ferrari boss Luca di Montezemolo's claim that the Spaniard was "dark and moody" last year.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - BUSINESS AS USUAL

Spanish GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Spanish GP - Practice 1 Results

VETTEL HAPPY IF RAIKKONEN STAYS

Sebastian Vettel says he would be happy if Kimi Raikkonen remains his teammate beyond 2015.

PARTY ANIMAL HAMILTON VS COUCH POTATO ROSBERG

As far as one German newspaper is concerned, the contrast between Mercedes' two drivers could not be more stark.

LOTUS WEIGHING UP CRASHTOR MALDONADO

Pastor Maldonado seems to be losing the battle in trying to shake off his 'Crashtor' nickname.

7 MAY 2015

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Spanish GP - Thursday Press Conference

BOTTAS PLAYS DOWN FERRARI RUMOURS

Valtteri Bottas on Thursday tried to play down rumours he is shaping up as a Ferrari driver of the future.

ALONSO WEARING SUNGLASSES FOR EYE INFECTION

Eyebrows were being raised on Thursday as Fernando Alonso refused to take his dark sunglasses off during the official FIA press conference.

LOTUS SHORT NOSE FAILS CRASH TEST

Lotus has had to leave the centrepiece of its Barcelona car upgrade in the luggage.

ARMS RACE TO DECIDE 2015 TITLE

Mercedes is now set for a head-to-head fight with Ferrari starting in Barcelona this weekend.

LEAKED CALENDAR TO PRESSURE GP HOSTS

Bernie Ecclestone is ramping up the pressure with his "leaked" provisional calendar for 2015.

SECOND CHANCE LIKELY FOR STRUGGLING KVYAT

Daniil Kvyat looks set to be given a second chance to shine at Red Bull.

PIRELLI TO GO SOFT TO SPICE UP RACES

Pirelli is aiming to spice up races by leaning towards soft-compound tyre choices as the 2015 season progresses.

ARM SURGERY FOR ARRIVABENE BEFORE BARCELONA

Ferrari team boss Maurizio Arrivabene has headed to Barcelona just a few days after undergoing surgery under general anaesthetic.

6 MAY 2015

MCLAREN REVEALS DARK NEW F1 LIVERY

McLaren has revealed a striking new 'graphite' livery ahead of the Spanish grand prix.

MATESCHITZ WANTS AUDI TO ENTER F1

Luca di Montezemolo claims Ferrari's new guard has been "lucky" to be so successful in 2015.

ALONSO WAS DARK AND MOODY AT FERRARI

Fernando Alonso had become "dark and moody" by the time Ferrari realised it needed a change.

FERRARI NOT JOINING SHORT NOSE CAMP

Ferrari has opted against joining the 'short nosed' camp on the 2015 grid.

ROSBERG MUST TRY TO CATCH HAMILTON

Nico Rosberg is facing a tough task to get back on terms with Lewis Hamilton.

F1 NO LONGER REAL RACING SAYS BRIATORE

Flavio Briatore, who for two decades presided over often title-winning success on the pitwall, says he is now only an occasional viewer of grands prix.

BERGER NOT SURPRISED BY RENAULT'S V6 STRUGGLE

Even Sebastian Vettel would not have made a difference to Red Bull's tough season in 2015.

LOTUS NOW READY TO JOIN SECOND GROUP

Lotus thinks it is ready to join the action in the "second group" behind the title-warring Mercedes and Ferrari.

DE LA ROSA ADMITS F1 CAREER PROBABLY OVER

Pedro de la Rosa has admitted his career in formula one appears over.

MCLAREN HITS BACK AT CRITICS IN A HURRY

McLaren has reacted "angrily" to claims it has failed to live up to the hype of its works Honda partnership.

WEBBER NO LONGER AT ODDS WITH VETTEL

Mark Webber has admitted the venom has gone from his relationship with former F1 teammate Sebastian Vettel.

NEW MANOR CAR NOT DUE UNTIL BELGIUM?

Another half a dozen races may pass before Manor is ready to debut a 2015 car.

SUSIE WOLFF FEELS FAR AWAY FROM F1 DEBUT

Susie Wolff has admitted she still feels "very far away" from the formula one grid.

5 MAY 2015

MCLAREN CONFIRMS GRAPHITE-GREY LIVERY CHANGE

McLaren on Tuesday confirmed reports it is tweaking its livery ahead of the Spanish grand prix.

MONACO NEW TARGET FOR HAMILTON CONTRACT

The Lewis Hamilton contract saga looks set to continue throughout yet another race weekend or two.

LAUDA INSISTS NO FIFTH ENGINE IN 2015

Drivers will not be allowed to use a fifth 'power unit' in 2015 and escape penalty, according to Niki Lauda.

LOPEZ URGES TEAM SUPPORT FOR VIABLE FUTURE

Gerard Lopez, the Lotus team owner, has urged other formula one outfits to "stand together" to make the sport more sustainable.

JUNCADELLA NOT SORRY HE LEFT FORCE INDIA

Former Force India reserve Daniel Juncadella says he does not regret leaving the Silverstone based team.

VETTEL A F1 GREAT, HAMILTON NOT YET SAYS MOSS

F1 legend Sir Stirling Moss has admitted he is an avowed fan of Sebastian Vettel.

NO QUICK FIX FOR MCLAREN

Rumours McLaren may appear with a radical new livery this weekend in Barcelona are wide of the mark.

HAKKINEN ADMITS HE WAS WRONG ABOUT VERSTAPPEN

Mika Hakkinen has admitted he was "wrong" about Max Verstappen.

MANY DRIVERS BRING SPONSORS TO F1

Felipe Nasr has hit back at any lingering claims he might be written off as a typical 'pay driver'.

RED BULL NOW TARGETING THIRD-BEST WILLIAMS

Red Bull is setting its sights on F1's third-best team.

LAUDA TIPS MERCEDES TO KEEP SMALL ADVANTAGE

Niki Lauda is expecting Mercedes to maintain a "small" advantage at best over title challenger Ferrari in 2015.

MERCEDES DOES NOT WANT TO DOMINATE

Flavio Briatore claims Mercedes actually has no desire to dominate the 2015 season.

4 MAY 2015

CATCHING MERCEDES WILL TAKE TIME SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has admitted that Ferrari continues to trail F1 pacesetter Mercedes.

RICCIARDO NOT SURE RED BULL QUIT THREATS ARE REAL

Daniel Ricciardo has admitted he is not sure Red Bull's F1 quit threats are "real".

HONDA NOT GIVING UP ON PODIUM IN 2015

Honda is not yet abandoning the idea of powering McLaren to the podium in 2015.

RAIKKONEN NOW HAPPY WITH ENGLISH ENGINEER

Kimi Raikkonen is now happy with his relationship with his race engineer.

IRAN PLANNING F1 TRACK?

Iran is once again being mentioned as a potential new host for formula one.

ALONSO TO REUNITE WITH BARCELONA HOSPITAL TEAM

Fernando Alonso will this week reunite with the medical team that nursed him back to health after his winter testing crash.

COMMENTATOR TO MISS BARCELONA AFTER HORSE FALL

German television Sky will be without one of its F1 commentators this weekend in Barcelona.

3 MAY 2015

ARRIVABENE HINTS AT 2017 DEAL FOR BOTTAS

Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene has not ruled out a move to the fabled Maranello team for Valtteri Bottas in 2017.

1 MAY 2015

SAUBER SAYS MOSLEY'S BUDGET CAP GOOD IDEA

Sauber has backed former FIA president Max Mosley's renewed call for a budget cap in formula one.

FERRARI CAUGHT OUT RELAXED MERCEDES SAYS VILLENEUVE

Mercedes was caught by surprise by Ferrari's 2015 resurgence, according to 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve.

AERO BOSS FALLOWS SAYS RED BULL CAN CATCH UP

Aerodynamics chief Dan Fallows thinks Red Bull can catch up despite its obvious engine disadvantage.

MASSA INTENDS TO STAY AT WILLIAMS

Felipe Massa says he has no plans to leave Williams or formula one at the end of the season.

ALONSO COULD QUIT IF MCLAREN-HONDA STAGNATES

Fernando Alonso might decide to retire rather than keep struggling with McLaren-Honda.

SOURCE DENIES BOTTAS HAS SIGNED FERRARI DEAL

A Finnish media source has hit back at rumours Valtteri Bottas is closing on a switch to Ferrari.

ALONSO ALSO DECIDED AGAINST LE MANS

The decision to sit out Le Mans this year was also taken by Fernando Alonso himself, McLaren insists.

SAUBER COULD STRUGGLE AFTER BARCELONA

Barcelona could be a "turning point" in Sauber's 2015 campaign, driver Felipe Nasr has admitted.

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