Marko slams 'aggressive' Merc

2014-04-16 12:43

Red Bull adivsor Helmut Marko has hit back at Mercedes after it called on the Formula 1 court of appeal to impose 'a further sanction' on Red Bull.

Merc seeks Red Bull punishiment

2014-04-15 09:05

'There is a real risk that it will do it again,' Mercedes has urged FIA judges to add to Red Bull's punishment amid F1's fuel flow affair.

'15 Dakar: Peugeot lion to roar again

2014-03-27 11:21

Peugeot has announced that its lion will roar in the desert again. The brand will be back in the Dakar Rally in 2015 for the first time in 25 years.

Polluted Paris cracks down on traffic

2014-03-17 10:31

Springtime in Paris... it's supposed to be a wonderful time but fearsome smog is smothering the city and strict traffic regulations are in force - but, hey the buses are free!

Three days free public transport in Paris

2014-03-13 18:28

Paris authorities say they would make public transport free for three days to encourage drivers to leave their vehicles behind due to severe pollution.

2014: Williams out of wilderness?

2014-03-04 08:40

It's been 17 years since Williams last won a Formula 1 title but the grand old men are showing unexpected signs of life after long and barren seasons.

F1: Celebratory donuts go legal

2014-02-17 13:26

Post-race celebratory "donuts" have been legalised by F1's governing body. About time too...

Paris mayhem: Taxi drivers vs. minicabs

2014-02-13 08:27

The French capital faced traffic chaos as taxi drivers vowed to push ahead with strikes against competition from mini-cabs.

Schumi's wakening 'not guaranteed'

2014-01-31 14:41

Comatose Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher is being eased from sleep but doctors have warned it might not work - indeed, awakening "was not guaranteed".

Replica Eiffels pop up around the world

2014-01-29 09:32

What do Tokyo, Las Vegas, Hangzhou and Tegucigalpa have in common? All boast a replica - more or less true to the original - of the Eiffel Tower.

Palace denies a royal reality style wedding for Kim and Kanye

2014-01-23 05:30

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West will not get married at the The Palace of Versailles in Paris, after the venue quashed rumours on Twitter.


Merc seeks Red Bull punishiment

2014-04-15 15:19

'There is a real risk that it will do it again,' Mercedes has urged FIA judges to add to Red Bull's punishment.

'New evidence' in Ricciardo appeal

2014-04-14 09:43

Red Bull will present 'new evidence' to the FIA as it challenges driver Daniel Ricciardo's Melbourne disqualification.

Panis no fan of 'green' F1

2014-03-27 11:09

Another critic, another negative response for the 2014 F1 season. Former F1 driver said Olivier Panis dislikes the new F1.

Paris enforces car ban

2014-03-17 08:57

Thousands of cars will be banned from Parisian roads as the city tries to curb dangerous pollution levels by introducing alternate driving days for the first time.

2014: Williams out of wilderness?

2014-03-05 11:11

It's been 17 years since Williams last won a Formula 1 title but the grand old men are showing unexpected signs of life.

Easyjet fined for forcing disabled woman off flight

2014-02-14 10:34

Low- cost airline Easyjet has been fined for discrimination against a disabled woman who was forced off their plane.

Peugeot goes Chinese despite family woes

2014-02-07 08:57

Peugeot has announced it will go ahead with its Chinese Dong Feng merge for a quick cash injection, despite a decision split in the French automaker's family.

Schumi: 'We're waking him up'

2014-01-30 14:24

Doctors treating seven-times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher will begin lowering his sedation level to start the process of waking him up, his agent said on Thursday.

'Food in the sky' idea gains ground

2014-01-27 09:00

Belgian architect, Vincent Callebaut, says the answer to a healthier future for the six billion people who will live in cities in 2050 may lie in his design of a 132-floor "urban farm".

Kim Kardashian 'not classy' enough for Palace of Versailles wedding

2014-01-24 05:30

Kim Kardashian and Kayne West had their request to hold their wedding at the Palace of Versailles in France rejected because they were "not classy" enough.

Kerry seeks to bridge US-Russia gap with potatoes

2014-01-14 13:42

After months of tension between the US and Russia, US Secretary of State John Kerry has sought to bridge the diplomatic gap by giving his Russian counterpart an unusual gift of potatoes.

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