Here are 10 cool facts you might not have known about the British Grand Prix

2019-07-12 08:25

This weekend marks the 70th British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Home to championship leader, Lewis Hamilton, the British driver will attempt to win his six home race on Sunday.

'We're missing a South African GP' - Could F1 return to Kyalami?

2019-05-17 09:10

With the new F1 owner adding a race in the Netherlands for 2020, former supremo Bernie Ecclestone observed: "We're missing a South African grand prix to talk about a real world championship."

Young star Charles Leclerc eyes victory in F1's 1000th race in China

2019-04-10 06:18

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc is gunning for his first win this week in China after cruelly missing out in Bahrain as Formula One's 1000th race coincides with the emergence of a bright new star.

'Drive to survive' - Netflix F1 documentary producers slam Mercedes and Ferrari

2019-02-25 11:03

The producers of a new Netflix documentary series about Formula 1 have hit out at top teams Mercedes and Ferrari.

US GP loses $20m in government backing

2019-02-21 12:31

A dark cloud has moved over the financial health of the United States grand prix in Austin.

'It's too wide for me' - Drivers still unsure whether 2019 rule changes will work

2019-02-19 13:24

Formula 1 drivers remain unconvinced the aerodynamic regulations for 2019 will make overtaking any easier.

Zandvoort says Assen circuit not a Dutch grand prix alternative

2019-02-08 11:29

'The promoters try to make us believe otherwise, but Assen has not been an option for some time,' says former Formula 1 driver Jan Lammers.

Canadian GP promoter says there is 'no animosity' with Liberty Media

2019-02-07 10:41

'There is no animosity between F1 and its promoters. The discussions were frank, with everyone having their position,' says Canada GP promoter Francois Dumontier.

Aerodynamic changes will not help overtaking - Christian Horner

2019-02-07 10:41

'All the teams would agree' that Liberty Media and the FIA made a mistake by changing the aerodynamic regulations for 2019.

Dutch circuits 'still in race' for 2020 grand prix

2019-02-06 11:46

Two Dutch circuits are reportedly 'still in the race' to secure a place on the 2020 grid.


'Would be thrilled to see a GP race here!' - readers call for F1 race to return to SA

2019-05-20 10:07

F1 could return to South Africa as Liberty Media considers the African continent for its next Grand Prix.

Monza hopes 2020 race deal signed by July

2019-05-07 14:14

Organisers of the Italian GP have admitted the new deal with Liberty Media saves them "a lot of money".

2021 agreement now 'very close' - Brawn

2019-04-01 11:57

Liberty Media is getting "very close" to finalising F1's plan for 2021 and beyond.

For the love of racing: New Netflix doc series going into the heart of Formula 1

2019-02-21 13:07

Netflix has released the first trailer and information about its new 10-episode documentary series, 'Formula 1: Drive to Survive' and attempts to give a look behind-the-scenes of the global racing competition.

Formula 1 opens tender for 2021 standard gearbox

2019-02-20 11:26

Formula 1 has taken a step towards mandating standard gearboxes from 2021.

Staying in Formula 1 beyond 2020 not decided - Dr Helmut Marko

2019-02-11 10:19

Dr Helmut Marko says that if Honda stays in Formula 1 after 2020, Red Bull will stay as well.

Liberty Media will struggle to sell Formula 1 - Igor Yermilin

2019-02-08 11:29

'All the loud statements from Liberty Media are slowly stopping and now we hear almost nothing from them,' says Igor Yermilin, president of Russia's motor racing federation.

Liberty Media 'underestimated' Formula 1 takeover - Christian Horner

2019-02-07 10:41

'I think they absolutely underestimated what they were taking on,' says Red Bull boss Christian Horner.

Jan Lammers to be Dutch GP boss

2019-02-07 10:41

Hopes for a Dutch grand prix at Zandvoort in 2020 are rising by the day.

'It's not going to change what we are doing' - Disgruntled promoters making a 'noise' - Chase Carey

2019-02-06 11:22

'You are going to find a bunch of people who have something to complain about and are going to make noise,' says Formula 1's chief executive Chase Carey.

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