Ferrari challenging Ecclestone 'mandate'

2015-12-11 12:09

Ferrari is at loggerheads over a new 'mandate' given by the FIA to Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone and FIA president Jean Todt to address problems within the sport.

F1: 21 races for 2016 calendar!

2015-12-03 08:13

The 2016 F1 season will feature 21 races and will see the Azerbaijani GP join the calendar. Take a look...

FIA president: Schumacher 'still fighting'

2015-11-01 17:57

FIA president Jean Todt said seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher is "still fighting" almost two years after suffering head injuries in a skiing accident.

F1 to clampdown on driver aids for 2016

2015-08-21 08:25

F1 is set for a further clampdown on the use of telemetric driver aids in 2016 in the wake of revised rules on clutch settings being introduced for the 2015 Belgian GP.

FIA tweaks Mosley's budget-cap plan

2015-07-14 08:55

The FIA is proposing a budget cap to keep struggling teams in the sport. The answer? Two sets of regulations...

F1 doesn't need 'big changes' - Todt

2015-06-26 11:18

Bernie Ecclestone said that the way F1 is structured means that he and FIA president Jean Todt could make major changes, so long as the latter is on board...

McLaren 'short nose' fails F1 crash tests

2015-06-10 10:17

McLaren's tweaked MP4-30 has reportedly failed as many as five tests. Will it be ready for the upcoming 2015 Austrian GP?

FIA wants new F1 team for 2016

2015-05-29 10:49

With many teams in danger of collapse, F1's governing body has commenced the search for a new team.

FIA to blame for F1's 'massive problems'

2015-04-15 12:28

Former team boss Colin Kolles has pointed the finger squarely at F1's governing body over a "massive regulations problem" within the sport.

Five reasons why F1 is the pits

2015-04-09 09:23

'Boring races, lack of sound, DRS..' Wheels24 reader ANDREW NOWELL shares his top reasons for the crisis in F1.


Ecclestone: F1 'will have different engine' rules

2015-12-07 13:26

Bernie Ecclestone says the idea of an alternative engine in F1 is not dead yet.

New engine would have 'destroyed' F1 - Lauda

2015-11-25 12:19

The FIA confirms that the proposed 'client engine' has been rejected by teams at the F1 Commission in Paris, France.

SA female driver chosen for FIA project

2015-09-23 10:50

South African driver Sandra Labuscagne has been chosen to join a prestige cross-country rally initiative run by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission.

FIA: 'No more new teams on F1 grid'

2015-08-17 08:03

Bernie Ecclestone and Formula 1 fans were keeping their fingers crosses that more teams would join the sport in 2016 to bring back some excitement. Now the doors have been closed...

New rules give McLaren 'sympathy' engine

2015-07-03 07:58

Struggling Formula 1 team Honda-McLaren has been given an act of mercy by the sport's new package of measures for 2016.

F1 safety guru: 'Racing still dangerous'

2015-06-23 11:10

F1 legend Sir Jackie Stewart believes that because there have been no deaths since Ayrton Senna in 1994 drivers are today taking too many risks!

Mosley: 'Drivers' huge salaries absurd'

2015-06-01 13:43

'If I were a dictator each team would have the same money,' says ex-F1 cheif Max Mosley in response to F1 drivers' huge pay deals.

F1 rumours: Cars with 'extra tank'?

2015-05-10 21:46

The fuel-flow controversy has returned to Formula 1 even after the FIA announced it would clamp down on monitoring limits. Now, rumour has it that some teams have an extra fuel tank...

Fuel-flow: Merc, Ferrari under scrutiny

2015-04-09 12:03

A suspicion that some teams have found a loophole in Formula 1's fuel-flow rules has shone a spotlight on arch-rivals Mercedes and Ferrari.

Mosley: F1 facing 'collapse'

2015-04-08 10:10

"At least half the teams can't compete because they haven't got enough money", comments former FIA president Max Mosley, who warns that F1 could face a "collapse".

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