ARTICLES RELATING TO FORMULA ONE

'Spygate' engineer dies

2014-05-02 21:35

Ex-Ferrari head of performance Nigel Stepney, who was at the centre of the F1 spy scandal, has died in a car accident.

Vettel completes Italian job

2013-09-08 15:30

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has won the Italian Grand Prix to extend his commanding lead in the Formula One championship.

Ricciardo to partner Vettel

2013-08-17 19:34

Daniel Ricciardo is to partner Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull from next season, according to reports.

Webber dismisses F1 quit talk

2013-04-20 08:22

Australia's Mark Webber has played down speculation that he is ready to quit Formula One for a career in sportscars.

Red Bull deny Webber exit

2013-03-27 21:18

Red Bull have dismissed reports that Australian Mark Webber is certain to leave the Formula One world champions.

Vettel the 'reckless egotist'?

2013-03-25 13:31

World champion Sebastian Vettel will find out over the few weeks just how much his reputation has been ruined by his controversial victory at the 2013 Malaysian Grand Prix.

Rencken: Malaysian controversy

2013-03-25 07:53

The 2013 Malaysian Formula 1 GP was marred not by tropical storms or intense heat or sweltering humidity but by "team orders" controversy, writes DIETER RENCKEN.

Bahrain costs McLaren a sponsor

2013-03-15 10:10

McLaren has reportedly played down reports that title sponsor Vodafone is pulling out of Formula 1 due to the controversial 2012 Bahrain GP.

Merc: ‘Testing means nothing’

2013-03-05 08:05

Mercedes motorsport chief Toto Wolff played down expectations for the 2013 Formula 1 season after the team's top test times in pre-season testing in Barcelona.

Bernie wants 50 years of Oz GP

2013-02-27 07:54

Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone said he would happily sign a contract for Melbourne to host a Grand Prix for 50 years, declaring "everybody loves Australia".

Toro Rosso to ditch Ferrari?

2013-02-06 08:04

Toro Rosso is seeking to switch from Ferrari to Renault engines in 2014 to benefit from World champion sister team Red Bull's close links with the French automaker.

Williams to run 2012 car in Jerez

2013-01-21 12:46

Williams will run its 2012 car at Formula 1's first pre-season test at the Jerez circuit on February 5 with the new FW35 to be unveiled in Barcelona on February 19.

Alonso: 'Lewis is my biggest rival'

2013-01-18 09:33

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso has tipped Lewis Hamilton as his biggest rival in 2013 more so than than triple champion Sebastian Vettel.

First team sign for Formula E

2013-01-10 11:01

Drayson Racing, run by a former British science minister, has become the first team to sign up for a new global electric Formula E car series due to start in 2014.

End near for Ecclestone?

2012-12-30 18:13

Bernie Ecclestone says he will likely have to step down as Formula One boss if he is charged in a corruption case.

Mercedes' boss to step down

2012-12-13 20:01

Norbert Haug, the head of Mercedes-Benz Motorsport, will step down at the end of 2012 after 22 years in charge.

F1 includes 'mystery race'

2012-12-05 22:19

Formula One could have 20 races again next season after the governing FIA pencilled in a mystery European round in July.

Vettel snubs F1's 'dirty tricks'

2012-11-26 08:13

Sebastian Vettel, Formula 1's youngest triple World champion, claimed that rival teams played "dirty tricks" against him throughout the 2012 season.

Kubica: I need more time

2012-11-16 12:37

Robert Kubica hopes to return to the track soon although he claims his arm is still not ready for single-seaters.

Drivers to mind their language

2012-11-09 08:58

Formula 1 drivers have been told to mind their language following outbursts by Sebastian Vettel and race winner Kimi Raikkonen at the 2012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Button praises 'brave' Vettel

2012-11-05 07:53

Jenson Button said he was surprised by world champion Sebastian Vettel's brave passing move to take third place from him during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Kobayashi fears for F1 future

2012-10-12 08:41

Kamui Kobayashi said he fears he may not have a seat in Formula 1 for 2013 - and that only days after he stormed to a podium place at his home GP.

'Gangnam Style' hits Korea GP

2012-10-10 09:22

Korean sensation Psy, whose song "Gangnam Style" has taken the world by storm, will wave the chequered flag at his home grand prix.

Time to stop F1 Musical Chairs?

2012-09-26 08:32

Is the band about to stop, the drivers to take their seats, in F1's annual game of Musical Chairs? ALAN BALDWIN asks 'Was it all just a load of hype?'

Ecclestone eyes London GP

2012-06-28 20:08

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has offered to stump up £35m to stage a Grand Prix around London's famous streets.

 

Schumi no longer 'critical'?

2014-01-17 19:30

Michael Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm has not mentioned the word "critical" for the first time in describing his condition.

Webber's successor appointed

2013-09-02 23:09

Daniel Ricciardo has been named as Mark Webber's successor alongside world champion Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull in 2014.

Vettel storms to Bahrain win

2013-04-21 15:45

Germany's three-time defending world champion Sebastian Vettel has won the controversial Bahrain Grand Prix.

F1 tyres: More show, less sport?

2013-04-05 08:10

Amid criticism of the Italian tyre maker's approach, former driver Martin Brundle has defended Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli.

‘Red Bull have a clear No 1’

2013-03-26 07:40

Lewis Hamilton hit back at Formula 1 rivals Red Bull for suggesting after a controversial 2013 Malaysian Grand Prix that he has joined Mercedes as its No 1 driver.

Becker backs Vettel's move

2013-03-25 12:34

Underfire Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel has found an ally in fellow German Boris Becker.

Bernie: Sepang needs a 'paint job'

2013-03-23 11:30

Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has backed the Malaysian Grand Prix to continue past its current contract but said the Sepang circuit needed a "paint job".

F1 fans: Schumi's not missed

2013-03-11 14:36

Six out of 10 Germans who follow Formula 1 won't miss retired seven-times World champion Michael Schumacher in the 2013 season, a survey shows.

Bar-brawling Sutil returns to F1

2013-02-28 08:03

Force India has chosen Adrian Sutil as one of its main drivers for the new Formula 1 season over Jules Bianchi, signalling a return for the ousted driver.

Rosberg overcomes Merc woes

2013-02-08 08:04

Nico Rosberg put in the test-lap equivalent of driving across Europe to dispel any doubts about the 2013 Mercedes Formula 1 car.

'Financial crisis' threatens F1

2013-01-23 08:53

Talented drivers are proving the victims of a financial crisis in Formula 1, according to reports.

Webber, Kimi to swap engineers

2013-01-18 10:42

LONDON, Jan 17 - Red Bull's Mark Webber and Kimi Raikkonen of Lotus will be working with new Formula One race engineers this season after their previous ones swapped teams.

Alonso, Massa no 'dream team'

2013-01-17 10:08

While praising Felipe Massa's return to form, Stefano Domenicali insists Ferrari's driver pairing is deliberately not a "dream team".

F1 2013 calendar unclear

2013-01-08 08:14

For a sport timed down to a thousandth of a second, Formula 1 seems to be finding it surprisingly difficult to get to grips with its 2013 calendar.

Ferrari boss targets Vettel

2012-12-20 21:10

Ferrari boss Luca di Montezemolo wants to see Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull race for the Italian team in future.

Schumacher 'wrong to return'

2012-12-08 12:02

F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone believes Michael Schumacher was wrong to return to the sport and has damaged his legacy.

Vettel 'among F1 greats'

2012-11-28 15:18

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner believes Formula 1 has yet to see triple World champion Sebastian Vettel reach his full potential. Here's why...

Hamilton's 2012 finale farewell

2012-11-20 10:03

Lewis Hamilton will bid an emotional farewell to McLaren in Brazil, even if Formula 1's season-ending race is all about someone else taking the title.

McLaren links up with Formula E

2012-11-13 09:26

Formula 1 team McLaren will provide engines, transmissions and electronics for vehicles that will compete in a new Formula E electric series in 2014.

R329m Greek GP on the cards?

2012-11-06 08:57

A controversial plan to build a R329-million F1 track in Greece has been proposed despite the nation being debt and recession-struck.

Vettel: I still feel vulnerable

2012-11-01 17:18

Defending F1 champion Sebastian Vettel says he still feels vulnerable despite winning the last four races to open up a 13 point lead.

Injured De Villota shows her scars

2012-10-12 07:08

Injured Formula 1 driver Maria de Villota has made her first public appearance since almost dying at the wheel of a Marussia racer in 2012.

F1 to cover up 'ugly' cars

2012-09-28 10:47

Formula 1 cars can have "modesty panels" in 2013 to cover up the broken, stepped noses that many observers have called ugly.

Sauber would snap up Schumie

2012-09-21 08:30

As team-switching rumours continue Michael Schumacher's future with F1 is still unclear. If Mercedes doesn't keep the F1 legend, Peter Sauber said: "I'd take him immediately."

Bernie's former banker jailed

2012-06-27 16:35

A German bank boss, who admitted he was bribed by Formula One mogul Bernie Ecclestone, has received a prison sentence.

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