Video: McLaren-Honda reveals 2015 F1 car

2015-01-30 08:58

'McLaren-Honda - the name evokes stirring memories of the past,' said McLaren as it revealed its Honda-powered 2015 car - the MP4-30. VIDEO

Merc duo tests new 2015 F1 car

2015-01-30 08:39

Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton took the team's new F1 W06 hybrid out for spin before a snowstorm halted their fun.

SA teen Kelvin gets top Euro Audi drive

2015-01-29 11:10

South African teen driving sensation Kelvin van der Linde will defend his 2014 GT Masters' crown as he races for Audi in 2015.

Coulthard: McLaren must aim for win

2015-01-29 08:30

McLaren has a new engine partner and a new driver. The team, says ex-team member David Coutlhard, must win at least one 2015.

Black livery for McLaren 2015 test car?

2015-01-28 11:42

McLaren could debut its Honda-powered 2015 car in Jerez, Spain sporting an all-black livery.

Vettel considered F1 exit - Horner

2015-01-28 11:26

Former Red Bull ace Sebastian Vettel contemplated quitting Formula 1 as he struggled throughout 2014, claims Red Bull team boss Christian Horner.

New power, nose job for Lotus in 2015

2015-01-27 08:09

'It's no secret we struggled with the 2014 car,' says Lotus technical boss Nick Chester. He believes the team will be far more competitive in 2015.

South Africa GP revival: Readers respond

2015-01-26 10:16

'I would love to see a F1 race in Cape Town', 'What about hosting it at Aldo Scribante?'... Wheels24 readers respond to fresh plans to revive a South African GP.

Loeb low-flies into Monte Carlo lead

2015-01-23 12:40

Sebastien Loeb, in his only scheduled appearance in the 2015 WRC, took an early lead in the Monte Carlo Rally.

Rookies name Lewis favourite for 2015

2015-01-23 08:05

They might have their favourites, but there can be only one... Formula 1 rookie drivers have admitted that Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton is likely to take the 2015 Drivers' title.

Symonds: New nose rules 'a headache'

2015-01-22 19:06

The Williams Formula 1 team has had to make substantial changes to its 2015 cars for the new season thanks to new 'nose' rules.

Honda still unhappy at 'unfreeze' ruling

2015-01-22 09:26

Honda, despite an engine 'unfreeze', might only be able to perform a fraction of the power unit development of its rivals.

Bernie cast doubt on 2015 German GP

2015-01-22 08:45

Is the German GP in crisis? Formula 1 chief Bernie Ecclestone has doubts about the 2015 race since neither track has signed.

Bernie backs Lewis for third title

2015-01-22 08:13

Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has tipped Lewis Hamilton to win his third Drivers' title in 2015 and says Mercedes could dominate for years to come.

Loeb, Elena ready to rock Monte Carlo

2015-01-20 10:35

Citroen's big-time rally boys will be at Monte Carlo 2015 in a Total Abu Dhabi DS3 WRC for a one-time outing to promote the DS launch.

Giniel speaks on Dakar podium place

2015-01-20 08:29

Things were not always easy for the Toyota SA team but Giniel de Villiers and Dirk von Zitzewitz fought hard to reach the Dakar 2015 podium.

Two F1 tracks rule out night races

2015-01-19 08:29

Organisers of two Formula 1 races have ruled out switching to a night-race in 2015, citing safety concerns involving Biachi's crash.

Struggling Marussia's fate sealed?

2015-01-19 07:57

The survival of Marussia depends on an 11th hour rescue deal in the works as the team's assets, including key staff, are lost

Al-Attiyah wins Dakar Rally

2015-01-17 15:50

Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah clinched his second Dakar Rally car title to give British marque Mini their fourth consecutive success.

SA BMW Club racing rarin' to go

2015-01-16 08:54

The SA BMW Club Racing Series is ready for 2015's season-opener at Zwartkops. Why not join them - you don't even need a BMW!

'Retired' Stoner still testing for Honda

2015-01-15 08:54

Could two-times MotoGP champion Casey Stoner be reconsidering a comeback? He's enjoying testing for Honda so much, he'll be doing it for 2015 too.

Sepang start time change after Bianchi crash

2015-01-15 08:25

Jules Bianchi's horrific crash in Japan in October 2014 could be the cause of time changes at the 2015 Malaysian GP.

McLaren to focus on next-gen tech

2015-01-14 07:55

The McLaren Group, including its F1 team, will change its name to reflect the company's focus on technology.

Oz GP organisers refuse new start time

2015-01-13 05:29

The 2015 Formula 1 season has yet to start but already there's controversy about the start time for the Melbourne GP.

Vergne is eyeing Raikkonen's F1 seat

2015-01-12 08:09

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen had better watch out: ex-Toro Rosso driver Jean-Eric Vergne is after his seat for 2016. WHO IS RIVOLA?


Alonso ready for new chapter with McLaren

2015-01-30 08:49

'I've never felt better or more ready for a season,' said Fernando Alonso who rejoins McLaren in 2015. The veteran F1 driver will race the newly-unveiled MP4-30! VIDEO

Red Bull not ready for '15 crash tests

2015-01-29 12:50

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has agreed that the team's 2015-spec RB11 car is 'not ready' Has it done crash tests?

Force India to skip Jerez F1 test

2015-01-29 08:31

Force India won't be present at the first Formula 1 pre-season test in Jerez, Spain. The reason? Its VJM08 car isn't ready...

Pirelli expects faster F1 cars in 2015

2015-01-28 11:54

'We expect a significant leap in terms of performance,' says Pirelli boss Paul Hembery, who expects faster F1 cars in 2015.

Todt: 'Ferrari will bounce back'

2015-01-28 11:26

Ferrari is in a period of turmoil and slump but FIA president Jean Todt backed his former team on making a comeback in 2015.

Mercedes, Williams to test 2015 engines

2015-01-27 09:08

As teams prepare for testing at Jerez, Spain, only Mercedes and Williams will test 2015 engines, reports Auto Motor und Sport.

Ferrari names 2015 car, sets launch date

2015-01-27 08:09

Ferrari has named its 2015 F1 car. Will the new SF15-T, driven by Sebastian Vettel, revive the struggling team's fortunes?

Nico up for another year duelling Lewis

2015-01-26 08:18

Mercedes F1 driver Nico Rosberg is expecting another competitive year against team mate and 2014 title defender Lewis Hamilton.

Montezemolo's new role in Olympics?

2015-01-23 09:55

Former Ferrari chief Luca Di Montezemolo is out of F1 but his heart clearly still lies with sport. He could lead Rome's 2024 Olympics bid.

Kubica racing Monte in own WRC team

2015-01-23 07:57

Robert Kubica has launched his own World Rally championship team and it's ready to make its debut at this weekend's the Monte Carlo Rally .

France seeks new WRC home as funds fail

2015-01-22 09:31

The French motorsport federation says October's 2015 French Rally is in peril unless local authorities cough up some cash.

McLaren teases with 2015 design glimpse

2015-01-22 09:23

Williams Formula 1 team has already revealed its 2015 car, now McLaren is previewing teaser images before its official reveal on January 29.

Hamilton's dad wants SA F1 GP revival

2015-01-22 08:13

South Africa's been off the F1 GP calendar since 1993. That could all change: Lewis Hamilton's dad's involved in revival plans.

Williams first to show '15 F1 car

2015-01-22 08:13

Wiliams is the first team to reveal its 2015 F1 car at a presentation in Mexico. Force India followed suit with the unveiling of its new livery later in the same city.

Nico to get first taste of new F1 Merc

2015-01-20 09:04

Lewis Hamilton may have won the F1 title in 2014 but his team mate Nico Rosberg will have first dibs during testing of the new Merc in February

Ferrari sets modest goal for Melbourne

2015-01-19 10:25

Ferrari is determined to make its mark in the 2015 Formula 1 season and has set goals for the season-opener in Oz. They're not high...

Back to big-tyred Seventies for F1?

2015-01-19 08:10

A report by Italy's Autosprint argues that F1 would be more exciting if cars were equipped with big 70's-style rear tyres. Pirelli likes it...

Ferrari needs sweeping change - Marchionne

2015-01-19 07:57

'Ferrari had a disastrous season - it was time for a change,' said Fiat-Chrysler chief Sergio Marchionne as many top personnel were axed.

Dakar Stage 11: Solid run for SA's Giniel

2015-01-16 10:50

Stage 11 of the 2015 Dakar saw another solid performance by the Toyota Imperial SA Dakar Team's Giniel de Villiers.

Hockenheim to host 2015 German GP

2015-01-16 04:59

Hockenheim will host the 2015 German GP instead of the Nurburgring. The reason? Bernie Ecclestone says: '...because there's nobody there.'

Barreda wins Stage 9, Coma still leads

2015-01-15 08:36

Spain's Joan Barreda has redeemed his hopes by winning a third stage on Wednesday. Can he keep defending Dakar bike champ Marc Coma at bay?

Porsche boss: VW still chilly about F1

2015-01-15 07:54

Porsche chief Matthias Mueller has ruled out the VW group entering F1. His reason: 'We don't have the money.'

Renault hits back at new superlicence

2015-01-13 07:56

Formula 1 engine supplier Renault has hit back at the international Automobile Federation's controversial new system for issuing superlicences.

2015 Dakar: Team Rhide SA fights on

2015-01-12 11:54

After a week of Dakar the Team Rhide SA quads riding to spread awareness of rhino poaching continue to fight as the rally goes past half-way.

New F1 superlicence system ‘flawed’

2015-01-12 08:09

'Omitting championships is flawed,' says race driver Gary Paffett who has been excluded from points towards an F1 superlicence.

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