F1 cars to use 'halo' protection device from 2018

2017-07-20 07:51

More than one year after it was first tested and after consideration of a recent alternative the "halo" cockpit protection system will be used on F1 cars from 2018 onward.

Vettel admits he 'overreacted' in Baku

2017-07-04 20:26

Having escaped further sanctions from the FIA, Sebastian Vettel has admitted that he "overreacted" in Baku and for that has apologised to Lewis Hamilton.

FIA worldwide road safety campaign launched in South Africa

2017-05-19 14:14

South Africa will become part of the first FIA/JCDecaux worldwide outdoor communication campaign dedicated to road safety.

Cape Town's World Rallycross track revealed

2017-01-13 11:17

The 1km layout for Cape Town's World Rallycross event taking place in November 2017 has been revealed. It will be the first rallycross event to be held in Africa.

FIA reveals 2017 F1 race calendar

2016-09-29 13:35

There were a few surprises after the FIA announced that three Grands Prix of the 21 races in the 2017 Formula calendar have provisional status.

F1: Red flags to replace yellow in German GP qualifying

2016-07-30 09:02

Red flags will replace waved double yellows in the event of hazardous incidents in qualifying, Formula 1's race director Charlie Whiting said on Friday.

FIA: Next safety push in F1 is 'biometrics'

2016-06-09 08:55

The next step in safety in F1 will be biometric data, the FIA has revealed.

Bianchi death: Are F1 drivers 'afraid' to speak out?

2016-06-02 13:10

Father of the late Jules Bianchi, Philippe, says that F1 drivers are afraid to speak out against the sport following his son's death.

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.


Will Vettel manage to keep it clean this time?

2017-07-09 06:03

The FIA has drawn a line under Baku, but the action has heated up in Austria where Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton will try to keep it clean.

#ISeeYou: AA launches national pedestrian visibility campaign

2017-06-27 13:39

A new national safety campaign, known as the #ISeeYou campaign, has been launched to focus on pedestrian visibility, and also to drive mutual respect between motorists and pedestrians.

F1 drivers vote against 'halo' safety device for 2018 - report

2017-02-02 10:22

The implementation of the safety device labeled 'halo' in Formula 1 has hit another speed bump as the majority of the drivers opted against it.

2017 F1 calendar: Canada could be safe

2016-11-24 10:00

Canada looks to have secured its place on the 2017 calendar.

FIA safety boss gives Kyalami Grand Prix circuit high praises

2016-09-07 07:45

The newly refurbished Kyalami Grand Prix circuit received the FIA's Grade 2 license; making it the most prestigious circuit in Africa.

FIA boss Todt: 'Halo' on all single seaters

2016-06-29 09:01

FIA president Jean Todt says he wants cockpit protection that is set to be introduced in Formula 1 to also be applied to the junior categories.

Charley Whiting: Kvyat 'a very good driver'

2016-06-07 13:31

The FIA's Charlie Whiting is adamant that Daniil Kvyat's recent run of bad luck does not mean that the Russian is Formula 1's newest bad boy.

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.

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