Schumi's son crashes, breaks hand (video)

2015-06-07 19:55

Michael Schumacher's son Mick broke a hand in his second crash in as many days during a Formula 4 race meeting in Austria.

VW: Future lies in three-cylinder turbos

2015-05-12 07:52

The Volkswagen group showcased its new one-litre engine that will go head to head with Ford's EcoBoost three-cylinder. The automaker also debuted its six-litre W12 TSI.

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.

Swatch mulls battery-car market again

2015-02-26 08:57

Swiss watchmaker Swatch plans to develop a power cell for vehicles and wants to become one of the world's leading producers of advanced batteries.

Flying car prototype takes to the skies

2014-10-31 12:55

Another flying car is in the air - this one, though, took is creator 30 years to get lift-off. It's the two-seat AeroMobil v3.0 and it went on show on Wednesday (Oct 29 2014). VIDEO

Princely price for Vienna palace

2014-03-26 16:05

Vienna's opulent Schoenbrunn Palace will open its doors to tourists looking to spend the night like Emperor Franz Josef and Empress Sisi.

Red Bull: Webber's not No.2

2013-03-11 10:01

He might have won the last three Formula 1 World championships but Sebastian Vettel is not Red Bull's No.1 driver, says team owner Dietrich Mateschitz.

Man strips at art exhibition of nude men

2012-12-12 13:15

An Austrian museum says a man has taken the concept of life imitating art to an extreme when he suddenly stripped at an exhibition of pictures and sculptures portraying nude men through the ages.

George Michael released from hospital

2011-12-22 14:05

George Michael has been discharged from a Vienna hospital after weeks of treatment for severe pneumonia, a local newspaper reported.

'Obama robber' nabbed in Austria

2011-04-01 16:32

Austrian authorities say they have arrested a man suspected of robbing a series of banks while wearing a Barack Obama mask.


OPEC is set to keep on operating despite slump

2015-06-07 11:00

Japan's revised first quarter GDP data will be among the key trading cues for Tokyo investors after the market ended in negative territory.

Marko: Red Bull won't bounce back soon

2015-04-23 09:04

Red Bull's Helmut Marko has admitted the Red Bull-funded Austrian Grand Prix trophy will probably be passed into Mercedes' hands.

Mateschitz threatens to quit over engines

2015-04-10 06:32

Red Bull company owner Dietrich Mateschitz says his team will quit Formula 1 if Renault doesn't build competitive engines.

Kerry seeks breakthrough in Iran nuclear talks

2014-11-21 14:10

Troubled Iran nuclear talks enter the make-or-break endgame as US secretary of state John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart seek a breakthrough just days ahead of a deadline.

Vienna palace offers flat at princely price

2014-03-26 16:13

Want to spend the night like an emperor or empress? Head to Vienna's opulent Schoenbrunn Palace.

Gunmen wound man near Vienna airport

2013-07-15 18:36

A man has been shot and wounded near Vienna airport after his car was forced off the road by two masked men who fled the scene in a car, police say.

North Korea sends nuclear message

2013-02-12 17:30

North Korea's nuclear test may be aimed at showing its foes it can deliver a missile with a warhead but it is still a long way from being able to threaten the US, experts say.

'Stung' Euro MP in corruption trial

2012-11-26 15:00

A former Austrian interior minister and MEP who resigned after being caught in a sting by British journalists posing as lobbyists has gone on trial in Vienna on charges of corruption.

George Michael may spend Xmas at home

2011-12-21 11:33

British pop star George Michael is doing well in hospital in Vienna but whether he will be able to spend Christmas at home was still uncertain.

New gel prevents HIV

2010-10-05 12:00

A microbicide gel was 39% effective in reducing a woman’s risk of being infected. Here's how it could easily save the lives of many South African women.

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