F1 on cusp of corruption: $190-million 'mystery payment'?

2017-07-13 09:57

F1 could be on a cusp of a new corruption scandal over a 'mystery payment' made to the FIA.

Cape Town to make World Rallycross debut in Nov 2017

2016-10-17 13:59

Motorsport fans, pencil in November 11-12 2017, that's when the Killarney race circuit will host the season-finale of the 2017 World Rallycross Championship, the FIA has revealed.

Clampdown on controversial F1 radio chat

2016-07-21 18:02

The FIA has introduced new guidelines that close loopholes in F1's controversial radio communications ahead of this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix.

SA teen wins FIA academy spot

2013-10-03 08:51

South Africa's Kelvin Van der Linde has been selected to join the FIA Institute's 2013/14 Young Driver Excellence Academy.

2013 German GP: First practice

2013-07-05 13:14

No tyre blow-outs like those at Silverstone although Ferrari's Fernando Alonso had an electrical problem during first practice ahead of the 2013 German GP.

F1 cockpit problems resolved?

2013-05-03 08:13

Formula 1 drivers have been promised a functioning cockpit warning system for the upcoming Spanish GP.

F1 ready for Bahrain GP

2013-04-13 21:05

Formula 1 is bracing for its return to Bahrain amid fresh protests about the staging of the Grand Prix in a country still riven by sectarian and political divisions.

Todt likely to stay FIA boss

2013-03-07 11:22

Jean Todt looks set to remain FIA president for a second term in 2014 - he's eligible to run for another four years.

Pastor to continue F1 aggression

2013-01-08 09:20

Pastor Maldonado insists he has no intention of easing what he describes as an "extremely aggressive" driving style.

No points for Alonso this time

2012-12-28 08:41

Fernando Alonso was voted the best driver of the 2012 F1 season. In this latest official list however he gets a zero...


'Mad Max' rule: F1 bosses worry about latest F1 racing regulation

2016-10-23 11:21

Two F1 team bosses are worried about further over-regulating how drivers do battle.

A first for SA motorsport: World Rallycross to be held at Killarney

2016-09-26 08:33

The Killarney race circuit in Cape Town will host the World Rallycross finale in 2017, as part of a new multi-year deal, reports the FIA.

SA's Van der Linde wins FIA Driver of Year

2014-07-21 08:10

South African teen Kelvin van der Linde won the Driver of the Year award for the 2014 FIA Young Driver Excellence Academy.

Todt presidency faces challenge

2013-08-30 08:17

Current International Automobile Federation president Jean Todt will have a powerful rival if he stands for re-election.

Pirelli: New tyres for German GP

2013-07-02 11:53

In the wake of the Silverstone fiasco, Pirelli are set to introduce tyres with belts made of kevlar instead of steel for the 2013 German Grand Prix

'Impotent' FIA slammed

2013-04-17 13:22

Formula 1 journalists have attacked Jean Todt for not travelling to Bahrain for the sport's highly controversial grand prix in April.

Defeat makes Lauda moan - Pirelli

2013-03-20 07:39

Paul Hembery has hit back at Niki Lauda, after the former Formula 1 driver lashed out at Pirelli in the wake of the 2013 season opener.

Bernie eyes precious 'Ring

2013-01-09 08:01

F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone is in talks with people at the Nurburgring and is hoping to settle a deal with them to host the 2013 German F1 GP.

Former F1 doctor slams FIA

2013-01-07 09:53

Former Formula 1 doctor Gary Hartstein's successor has been selected prompting a Twitter row by the ousted medical expert.

Slower F1 cars in 2014?

2012-12-19 11:44

Bodywork changes to F1 cars intended for 2014 have the governing body heading back to the drawing board.

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