In the FIA works: F1 engine 'sound generator'

2016-05-24 14:14

F1's governing body is backing development of a "sound generator" to spice up the muted tones of the current generation of power units

F1 serious about engine 'convergence'

2016-05-13 18:33

The FIA said it is serious about 'performance convergence' when it comes to the engines powering F1 cars.

Alonso cleared for China return after horror crash

2016-04-16 00:57

Fernando Alonso insisted there was 'no risk' in allowing him to race at the 2016 Chinese GP after being given the all-clear following a horrific crash at the season-opener.

FIA clears Ferrari over 'coded' pit-board message

2016-04-08 09:34

Ferrari has been cleared of wrongdoing in the wake of reports Sebastian Vettel was shown an illegal 'coded' message on his pit board in Australia.

FIA investigating Ferrari coded message

2016-04-07 08:49

F1's governing body is looking into whether Ferrari stretched the new radio clampdown rules, according to a report in Germany's Auto Motor und Sport.

F1's 'musical chairs' qualifying format to be reviewed

2016-04-02 20:30

The Formula 1 Commission will hold an urgent meeting to review the sport's much-criticised new qualifying format.

FIA eyes Alonso's broken seat after crash

2016-03-29 10:18

The FIA has launched an investigation into Fernando Alonso's spectacular Melbourne crash, with insiders saying the Spaniard was lucky to survive.

F1 to ramp up 'knockout' qualifying for 2016

2016-02-24 09:08

F1 looks set for a radical shakeup to its three-stage qualifying format - the slowest driver would be 'ejected every 90 seconds', reports the Daily Mirror.

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.


Todt: Nothing new to Mercedes' dominance

2016-05-20 14:42

Jean Todt has played down the need to stop Mercedes' dominance of F1, arguing that it has always been a feature of the sport.

FIA: F1 tyre supply crisis averted

2016-04-19 12:16

A tyre supply crisis in Formula 1 has been averted at the eleventh hour - the F1 Commission approved rule tweaks to accommodate Pirelli's new test needs.

Chinese GP: F1 learns its lesson from qualifying drama

2016-04-12 07:42

Formula 1's governing body has officially approved a move back to last year's qualifying format for the upcoming 2016 Chinese Grand Prix.

F1 to bring back 2015 qualifying format

2016-04-08 07:22

Formula 1 is set to revert to the 2015 qualifying format after a two-race experiment with 'progressive elimination' this season was widely lambasted as a fiasco by teams and fans.

F1: No resolution reached on qualifying

2016-04-03 16:15

The farcical qualifying format saga is set to run and run, with Formula 1 bosses only agreeing the date of the next meeting.

Bahrain GP: McLaren admits Alonso return talks 'ongoing'

2016-04-02 13:38

Fernando Alonso's chances of racing in the Bahrain Grand Prix were buoyed after it emerged that McLaren are in talks with the FIA about getting the Spaniard back on the grid.

Brutal Oz GP crash: Lucky Alonso thanks FIA

2016-03-20 09:55

Fernando Alonso escaped with little more than a sore knee after a terrifying crash during the Australian grand prix.

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.

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