Bernie Ecclestone proposes championship for women
Bernie Ecclestone proposes championship for women

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has proposed a controversial world championship for women drivers as part of grand prix weekends.

Bernie Ecclestone's idea for all-woman F1 championship shot down by Susie Wolff
Bernie Ecclestone's idea for all-woman F1 championship shot down by Susie Wolff

In a bid to rescue the sport's plunging unpopularity, Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has put forward the idea for an all-woman Formula One championship, but it has been shot down by the sport's best-known female racer.

Williams appoint Adrian Sutil as reserve driver
Williams appoint Adrian Sutil as reserve driver

Williams have appointed experienced German racer Adrian Sutil as reserve driver for the season, the Formula One team said on Thursday.

Susie Wolff to take part in two free practice sessions
Susie Wolff to take part in two free practice sessions

Williams test driver Susie Wolff will take part in Friday practice sessions at this year`s British and Spanish Grands Prix, the Formula One team said on Tuesday.

Formula One trio unveil new cars for 2015 season
Formula One trio unveil new cars for 2015 season

Three teams unveiled their cars for the 2015 season race on Sunday. Williams and Mercedes unveiled their cars alongside their drivers in front of the press in Jerez. While, Red Bull gave the first look of their car and posted photos of a test drive by Daniel Ricciardo.

Susie Wolff first female to compete in Race of Champions
Susie Wolff first female to compete in Race of Champions

The Race Of Champions is to feature its first female competitor as Williams F1 development driver Susie Wolff has signed up for the 2014 edition at the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados on December 13-14.

Susie Wolff`s drive ends in early disappointment

Susie Wolff`s bid to make a mark as the first woman to take part in a Grand Prix weekend for 22 years ended prematurely on Friday when her Williams car suffered an engine failure.

Wolff adds female face to Friday F1 practice

Susie Wolff will accelerate out of the Silverstone pitlane on Friday to become the first woman driver in 22 years to take part in a grand prix weekend.

Female driver Wolff to race at Silverstone

Susie Wolff will on Friday become the first woman in 22 years to drive a Formula One racing car in an official competitive session when she takes the wheel of a Williams in the opening practice for Sunday`s British Grand Prix.

Susie Wolff waiting to become first woman in 22 years to make F1 line-up

Williams development driver Susie Wolff is reportedly waiting to make history by becoming the first woman driver in 22 years to make it into the line-up for a Formula 1 weekend.

Susie Wolff to drive in F1 Friday practice sessions

Susie Wolff will become the first woman driver in 22 years to take part in a Formula One Grand Prix weekend this season after Williams said the Scot would be on track for them in two free practice sessions later this year.

Simona becomes second woman racer associated with F1 team

Swiss driver Simona De Silvestro has reportedly become the second female racer associated with a Formula One team following her joining Sauber with the aim of racing in 2015.

Wolff hoping to become first F1 driver since `70s with full test at Silverstone

Susie Wolff became the first female to take part in a meaningful run in an F1 car in more than 20 years, and was reportedly three seconds off the pace of Sebastian Vettel`s leading lap time for Red Bull.

Williams hand development role to woman racer

Former Formula One champions Williams named Susie Wolff, the wife of team shareholder and director Toto, as their development driver on Wednesday.