Grand Prix

Formula One set for maiden triple-header in 2018 as FIA approves 21-race calendar

Formula One set for maiden triple-header in 2018 as FIA approves 21-race calendar

Formula One has not had three races on successive weekends before, due to logistical reasons, although it has been mooted.

Jun 19, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
Sepang boss slams Bernie Ecclestone, says former F1 supremo made them 'look like idiots'

Sepang boss slams Bernie Ecclestone, says former F1 supremo made them 'look like idiots'

This year will witness the last Malaysian Grand Prix for the foreseeable future, with the race disappearing from the calendar a year earlier than planned after a combination of low attendances and high fees.

Apr 28, 2017, 22:46 PM IST
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton warns 'Outdated F1 not winning', demands new owners modernise sport

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton warns 'Outdated F1 not winning', demands new owners modernise sport

Hamilton said on Wednesday that technical changes caused by wider, bigger and faster cars could actually decrease rather than increase the amount of overtaking that Formula One fans so enjoy.

Feb 23, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
McLaren shareholders have rejected bids, not looking to sell

McLaren shareholders have rejected bids, not looking to sell

There was also speculation in September that U.S. technology giant Apple had made an approach to invest in or buy McLaren.

Nov 18, 2016, 23:54 PM IST
F1: Difficult to take away top spot from Nico Rosberg, says Lewis Hamilton

F1: Difficult to take away top spot from Nico Rosberg, says Lewis Hamilton

British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton said edging past his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to claim a fourth world title will not be easy given the 26 points he trails the German with three races to go.

Oct 28, 2016, 20:52 PM IST
Formula One: Esteban Gutierrez waits on Haas future

Formula One: Esteban Gutierrez waits on Haas future

The Haas team has indicated that it will keep Frenchman Romain Grosjean for 2017, but has said little about the identity of his future team-mate, currently Gutierrez.

Oct 28, 2016, 00:12 AM IST
Nico Rosberg shrugs off Bernie Ecclestone`s 'bad for business' jibe

Nico Rosberg shrugs off Bernie Ecclestone`s 'bad for business' jibe

Nico Rosberg shrugged off Formula One ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone`s reported comment that a world title for the German would be "bad for business", preferring instead to focus on capturing the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday.

Oct 27, 2016, 23:25 PM IST
Taylor Swift to perform at Formula One concert!

Taylor Swift to perform at Formula One concert!

Taylor Swift is gearing up to perform at the Formula One United States.

Oct 19, 2016, 09:52 AM IST
Is this for real? Justin Bieber, Lewis Hamilton perform exclusively for Sophie Choudry! – Watch here

Is this for real? Justin Bieber, Lewis Hamilton perform exclusively for Sophie Choudry! – Watch here

If online reports are to be believed, Sophie was in Monaco to watch the Grand Prix.

Jun 07, 2016, 15:45 PM IST
This is what Vijay Mallya's schedule looks like this weekend!

This is what Vijay Mallya's schedule looks like this weekend!

The beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya is set to have a diary clash this weekend as he has an appointment to appear before the Enforcement Directorate which is also the week of the opening-session of the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Mar 15, 2016, 18:51 PM IST
Manu and Sumeeth clinch maiden GP title at Mexico Open

Manu and Sumeeth clinch maiden GP title at Mexico Open

The third seeded Indian pair, who had reached the finals of US Open and Dutch Open, finally lay their hands on a grand prix title when they defeated Bodin and Nipitphon.

Dec 22, 2015, 15:26 PM IST
Tata Motor's JLR in race to buy UK Grand Prix circuit: Report

Tata Motor's JLR in race to buy UK Grand Prix circuit: Report

Tata Motors owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is reportedly examining a bid worth millions of pounds to buy Britain's Formula One Grand Prix track, according to a media report.

Dec 03, 2015, 22:40 PM IST
Sports court rejects Valentino Rossi's appeal

Sports court rejects Valentino Rossi's appeal

The Court of Arbitration (CAS) for Sport on Thursday dismissed an appeal by Italy's Valentino Rossi.

Nov 06, 2015, 06:13 AM IST
Marc Marquez eager to close in on Yamaha duo at Czech GP

Marc Marquez eager to close in on Yamaha duo at Czech GP

Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez will seek a third straight Grand Prix win as he seeks to slash the overall deficit on his Yamaha rivals at the Czech GP in Brno on Sunday.

Aug 13, 2015, 09:04 AM IST
Formula One cars could be targeted by hackers, warns Russian IT expert Eugene Kaspersky

Formula One cars could be targeted by hackers, warns Russian IT expert Eugene Kaspersky

A Russian information security specialist has warned that internet activists can hack Formula One cars as the onboard computers are connected to the internet.

Jul 23, 2015, 15:28 PM IST
Formula One fatalities – A long list

Formula One fatalities – A long list

List of Formula One drivers killed during a Grand Prix weekend following the death of Jules Bianchi on Friday night nine months after a devastating crash at the Japanese Grand Prix:

Jul 18, 2015, 19:48 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton hoping for a pot of gold at Silverstone

Lewis Hamilton hoping for a pot of gold at Silverstone

Lewis Hamilton likes gold and the double Formula One world champion intends to get his hands on a pot of it at

Jul 01, 2015, 04:51 AM IST
Williams relaxed over £42.5m `hangover`

Williams relaxed over £42.5m `hangover`

British Formula One team Williams insisted Monday they were still "on track" despite announcing a £42.5 million ($64.7 million, 59.4 million euros) loss for 2014.

Apr 27, 2015, 22:38 PM IST

Indian motor sports gets government recognition at last

The Indian government has finally recognised motor sports as a sport by including governing body FMSCI in the list of sports ministry-backed National Sports Federations (NSF).

Apr 24, 2015, 18:40 PM IST
Canada`s figure skating champion Patrick Chan set to resume training

Canada`s figure skating champion Patrick Chan set to resume training

Three-time world figure skating champion Patrick Chan will take a surfing holiday in Costa Rica next month before buckling down in June to train for his return to competition following a one-year hiatus.

Apr 23, 2015, 12:49 PM IST