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Formula One refuelling return depends on cost, says Toto Wolff
Formula One refuelling return depends on cost, says Toto Wolff

The proposed return of refuelling to Formula One in 2017 will only happen if it is affordable, according to Mercedes motorsport head Toto Wolff.

Formula One set to introduce refuelling in 2017
Formula One set to introduce refuelling in 2017

Formula One`s governing world body the FIA has voted to reintroduce refuelling from the 2017 season, it said on Friday.

F1 revamp on agenda at 'crucial' strategy meeting
F1 revamp on agenda at 'crucial' strategy meeting

Formula One bosses and top teams will meet on Thursday to discuss a revamp of the sport, as well as technical concerns, but with considerable doubt over how much they can actually agree.

Paris likely to be added in next season's Formula E calendar
Paris likely to be added in next season's Formula E calendar

 Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Formula E racing series CEO Alejandro Agag has said the city of Paris is likely to become part of next season's championship calendar.

McLaren's Fernando Alonso back in the Spanish spotlight
McLaren's Fernando Alonso back in the Spanish spotlight

While Lewis Hamilton chases his fourth victory in five races in Barcelona this weekend, much of the immediate attention at the Spanish Grand Prix will be on a home hero with no hope of winning.

Max Mosley predicts F1 headed for 'collapse' if drastic changes are not made
Max Mosley predicts F1 headed for 'collapse' if drastic changes are not made

Former FIA president Max Mosley has given a grim prediction for the fate of Formula One, claiming that the sport was headed for a collapse if drastic changes are not made quickly.

Mercedes offered to help Hockenheim host F1 race
Mercedes offered to help Hockenheim host F1 race

Formula One world champions Mercedes have revealed that they tried to keep the German Grand Prix on this year`s calendar but an offer of financial assistance was rejected and the race was struck off.

Immobile Manor Marussia escape sanction in Melbourne
Immobile Manor Marussia escape sanction in Melbourne

Manor Marussia have escaped sanction after being probed by Formula One`s governing body for failing to put their cars on the track at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix this weekend.

McLaren probe finds no problems with Fernando Alonso`s car
McLaren probe finds no problems with Fernando Alonso`s car

McLaren said on Friday that investigations have found no problems with Fernando Alonso`s car after he crashed in testing and was forced to miss the Australian Grand Prix.

Sauber lose driver row appeal, face contempt action
Sauber lose driver row appeal, face contempt action

Formula One team Sauber faced contempt of court action on Thursday after failing to overturn an order that Giedo van der Garde must drive for them at the Australian Grand Prix.

Governing body FIA looking into Fernando Alonso crash
Governing body FIA looking into Fernando Alonso crash

Formula One governing body FIA are seeking further information from the McLaren team about driver Fernando Alonso`s heavy crash during testing last month that led to the Spaniard suffering temporary memory loss.

FIA boss Jean Todt says India deserves Formula 1
FIA boss Jean Todt says India deserves Formula 1

Jean Todt, president of world motorsports governing body FIA, has said that India deserves Formula 1 and he hopes the dropped Grand Prix returns to the country in the near future.

Marussia on F1 entry list, Caterham gone
Marussia on F1 entry list, Caterham gone

 Marussia`s climb back from the brink of Formula One extinction gained momentum on Friday when they were included on the official 2015 entry list, subject to conditions.

Fernando Alonso kept in hospital after Barcelona test crash
Fernando Alonso kept in hospital after Barcelona test crash

McLaren`s Fernando Alonso will be kept in hospital overnight after crashing heavily on the final day of Formula One`s second pre-season test in Barcelona on Sunday.

FBI seeks access to Pakistani cybercrime suspects

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has asked Pakistan`s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) for access to the two men arrested in Karachi for their involvement in cybercrimes.

F1 drivers told to keep a lid on helmet changes
F1 drivers told to keep a lid on helmet changes

Formula One drivers are to be barred from changing helmet designs during the course of a season in a ruling aimed at helping fans identify their heroes and also pleasing traditionalists.

Qatar set to host Formula One race
Qatar set to host Formula One race

Qatar is close to signing a contract to host a Formula One Grand Prix within the next two years, the president of the country`s motor sport federation has told AFP.

Marussia vow to fight on despite car setback
Marussia vow to fight on despite car setback

The Marussia Formula One team refused to give up their fight for survival on Friday after rivals voted down a proposal for them to race with last year`s cars.

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.

Five F1 races, including Australia, to start earlier
Five F1 races, including Australia, to start earlier

 Formula One`s Australian season-opener in Melbourne on March 15 is one of five grands prix that will start an hour earlier this year under recommendations made after Jules Bianchi`s crash in Japan last October.