F1: Surprises galore in first GP of the year

2019-03-18 13:27

'The sport is never short of intrigue. But it is rare for F1 to dish up a surprise of the magnitude we experienced over the weekend in the opening Grand Prix of the 2019 season, in Melbourne, Australia,' writes Egmont Sippel.

Williams wins race as F1's slowest bill payer

2018-06-01 08:55

Williams has emerged as the Formula One team that pays its bills the slowest.

Ecclestone no longer attending F1 races

2018-01-04 10:05

'I have the feeling that my successors do not want to see me at the track anymore,' says former Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone.

New rules to make F1 like 'driving a bus' - Hamilton

2017-11-15 08:44

Lewis Hamilton says next year's Formula One cars will be like "driving a bus".

Jenson Button blames visibility after F1 return ends in crash

2017-05-28 23:07

Jenson Button blamed poor visibility for the ignominious accident on Sunday that ended his romantic one-off return to Formula 1 at the Monaco Grand Prix.

New top job for 5-times Dakar winner Coma

2015-07-20 11:25

Five-times Dakar Rally motorcycle winner Marc Coma has retired from endurance racing - but his next seat could be even hotter...

Verstappen plays down high expectations

2015-01-05 09:18

Formula 1's youngest driver Max Verstappen is playing down expectations ahead of his debut career with Toro Rosso.

Formula 1: Best and worst from 2014

2014-12-31 09:54

Formula 1 presented many new developments in 2014 with a V6 turbo era, double points and a tragic crash. Here's the highs and lows...

F1 drivers back speed limit proposals

2014-10-12 07:43

Formula 1 drivers have backed proposals to introduce a 'virtual pace car' or automatic speed limiter that would force the entire field to slow when yellow warning flags are waved.

5-year MotoGP deal for Welsh circuit

2014-08-14 07:37

Anew circuit will be built in Wales to host the British round of the MotoGP World championship until 2024.


Whitmarsh offers to step up amid McLaren crisis

2018-06-18 09:17

Former team boss Martin Whitmarsh has offered to step in amid a reported staff revolt at McLaren.

Sauber admits Zander exit 'awkward'

2018-05-07 11:40

Frederic Vasseur has admitted that the departure from Sauber of technical boss Jorg Zander was "awkward".

Rallying legend Loeb set for 2018 cameo

2017-12-21 07:19

Record nine-time world rally champion Sebastien Loeb will return for three races with former team Citroen next year.

BMW Car Club to host track day at Red Star Raceway

2017-08-01 11:47

The BMW Car Club Gauteng will host its track day at Red Star Raceway on August 5.

Kimi backs new 'Iceman' alcoholic drink

2015-09-02 12:00

Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen is the face of a new alcoholic drink in his native Finland. And you'll never guess what it's called...

Keep up with motorsport with new Audi app

2015-06-11 10:32

Audi has refreshed its Sport App for smartphones just in time for the Le Mans 24-Hour race this weekend.

Alonso 'first in line' if Lewis leaves

2015-01-02 09:29

Former Ferrari F1 driver Fernando Alonso's future was looking bleak in 2014 but now Mercedes is looking to take him on.

Schumi still touchy matter at ski resort

2014-12-30 09:58

It''s been a year since Michael Schumacher fell and struck his head in the French Alps but the incident is still a 'sensitive matter' at the Meribel skiing resort.

Formula 1 to impose auto speed limits?

2014-10-10 20:16

F1 could introduce automatic speed limits in certain dangerous situations to avoid future incidents such as that which left Marussia's Jules Bianchi 'critical' in Japan.

Lotus braced for tough 2014 start

2014-03-12 08:20

The Lotus Formula 1 team had a rough 2013 season and things don't look any better for 2014, but it's determined to at least get through the first race. To the flag...

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