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Ferrari unveil car to power team back to F1 glory
Ferrari unveil car to power team back to F1 glory

Ferrari unveiled their car for the new season on the internet Friday, the legendary Italian stable counting on the SF15-T to bring back the glory years after a miserable 2014.

F1 pre-season test: All eyes on Fernando Alonso, McLaren in Jerez
F1 pre-season test: All eyes on Fernando Alonso, McLaren in Jerez

Local hero Fernando Alonso will be the centre of attention when Formula One`s pre-season testing starts up in southern Spain on Sunday but the McLaren driver has done his best to lower expectations.

McLaren unveil Honda-powered MP4-30
McLaren unveil Honda-powered MP4-30

McLaren unveiled their new car, the MP4-30, which will be piloted by former world champions Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button in 2015, in an online presentation on Thursday.

Force India withdraw from first pre-season test at Jerez
Force India withdraw from first pre-season test at Jerez

Sahara Force India on Wednesday opted to skip the all-important pre-season test at Jerez. The team had originally planned to use the 2014 car in Spain for the upcoming season's first test.

Red Bull flat out as first F1 test looms
Red Bull flat out as first F1 test looms

Former champions Red Bull are rushing to get their new Formula One car ready for Sunday`s first pre-season test in Spain but there is still plenty of work to be done, team principal Christian Horner said on Tuesday.

Daniel Ricciardo gets into top gear for F1 title battle
Daniel Ricciardo gets into top gear for F1 title battle

Daniel Ricciardo reckons he can take one title off Lewis Hamilton this year -- and mount a proper crack at the Briton`s Formula One crown as well -- after being best of the rest to Mercedes in 2014.

Philippe Streiff apologises to FIA after legal threat
Philippe Streiff apologises to FIA after legal threat

Former Formula One driver Philippe Streiff has apologised to FIA president Jean Todt and medical head Gerard Saillant for comments he made about the investigation into Jules Bianchi`s Japanese Grand Prix accident.

Ferrari boss says F1 needs a ''real revolution''
Ferrari boss says F1 needs a ''real revolution''

Formula One needs to go through a `real revolution` by 2017 with cars making the sort of noise that heavy metal rock fans would appreciate, according to Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene.

Mexico City F1 Grand Prix to generate $2 bn, claims tourism official
Mexico City F1 Grand Prix to generate $2 bn, claims tourism official

Mexico City's hosting of the Formula One Grand Prix will generate $2 billion over five years, a tourism official said.

Lewis Hamilton relaxed over new Mercedes deal
Lewis Hamilton relaxed over new Mercedes deal

World champion Lewis Hamilton said Wednesday he felt "no stress" regarding signing a new Formula One contract with the Mercedes team.

Boost for McLaren after Honda win engine argument
Boost for McLaren after Honda win engine argument

McLaren have been given a boost after Formula One`s governing body tweaked the rules to allow Honda, the team`s new partner, to develop their engine this season in line with rival manufacturers.

Don't rush to F1, says Lewis Hamilton's dad
Don't rush to F1, says Lewis Hamilton's dad

Every young racer wants to be the next Lewis Hamilton but most are in too much of a hurry to give themselves the best chance of success.

Hockenheim to host German GP: Bernie Ecclestone
Hockenheim to host German GP: Bernie Ecclestone

Hockenheim will host this year`s German Grand Prix in July instead of alternating with the Nuerburgring, Formula One`s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told Reuters on Thursday.

Formula E boss not cheesed off with Sebastian Vettel despite snub
Formula E boss not cheesed off with Sebastian Vettel despite snub

While Sebastian Vettel has turned his nose up at Formula E, describing the electric car racing series as "cheese", its chief executive hopes the four-times world Formula One champion would one day get behind the wheel of a battery-powered race car.

Lewis Hamilton, Nicole Scherzinger start 2015 with dinner date
Lewis Hamilton, Nicole Scherzinger start 2015 with dinner date

Lewis Hamilton and Nicole Scherzinger, who got back together in March last year, decided to start 2015 on a good note.

Force India woke McLaren up in 2014, says Eric Boullier
Force India woke McLaren up in 2014, says Eric Boullier

Eric Boullier concedes that Force India's strong showing in 2014 Formula One season served as a “wake-up call” for his team McLaren.

Italian Raffaele Marciello appointed Sauber reserve driver
Italian Raffaele Marciello appointed Sauber reserve driver

Italian Raffaele Marciello will be Sauber`s test and reserve driver next season, the Swiss Formula One team said on Wednesday.

Jules Bianchi still unconscious, begins therapy
Jules Bianchi still unconscious, begins therapy

French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi remains unconscious but has begun a programme of rehabilitation therapy, his family said in a statement on Tuesday.

Michael Schumacher faces 'long fight' one year after skiing accident
Michael Schumacher faces 'long fight' one year after skiing accident

Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher, who is still in coma after a skiing accident that saw him get head injuries, completed a year after the fatal accident struck him in 2013. His manager Sabine Kehm stated on Monday that the German faces a 'long fight' on the road to full recovery.

F1 teams McLaren, Sauber pass crash tests
F1 teams McLaren, Sauber pass crash tests

Two teams have started preparations for the 2015 Formula One season in earnest. Both McLaren and Sauber have announced that their respective chassis have passed mandatory FIA crash tests.