Caterham, Marussia to miss next races: Bernie Ecclestone
Caterham, Marussia to miss next races: Bernie Ecclestone

The struggling Caterham and Marussia Formula One teams will both miss next week`s U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, the sport`s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told Reuters on Saturday.

Hulkenberg to continue with Force India in 2015 season
Hulkenberg to continue with Force India in 2015 season

Nico Hulkeberg will continue to race for Sahara Force India in the 2015 Formula One season, the team confirmed today.

Interlagos revamp to improve F1 driver safety
Interlagos revamp to improve F1 driver safety

 

Sao Paulo: The first phase of a $65 million revamp of Brazil's Interlagos Formula 1 track has been completed.

Among new features are improved access to pit lane and an "escape" area after the main straight, according to a federal government statement Thursday, reports Xinhua.

Night racing in MRF Challenge series
Night racing in MRF Challenge series

 

Doha: The MRF Challenge series, involving Formula 2000 cars powered by Renault engines and offering prize money of Rs. 65 lakh, takes a leap into history at the Losail circuit here this weekend by becoming the first Indian racing championship to be run under lights.

F1 radio ban delayed to ensure fairness for all, says FIA
F1 radio ban delayed to ensure fairness for all, says FIA

 Formula One has back-tracked on a planned clampdown on radio and pitboard messages for reasons of fairness but remains determined to end driver `coaching` during races, the world governing body said on Friday.

Jehan Daruvala takes German Karting Championship lead

Young Indian driver Jehan Daruvala jumped into the lead of the German Karting Championship with a double podium finish here.

F1 teams warned against coded messages
F1 teams warned against coded messages

Formula One`s governing body has banned teams from sending drivers coded messages under a controversial clampdown on the use of radio communications from this weekend`s Singapore Grand Prix.

F1 driver Marcus Ericsson looking to the long run
F1 driver Marcus Ericsson looking to the long run

Marcus Ericsson has had a tough debut season in Formula One, with his Caterham team struggling on and off the track, but Sweden`s first grand prix driver in 23 years believes he has a future in the sport.

Ferrari, McLaren have tough road ahead
Ferrari, McLaren have tough road ahead

Ferrari and McLaren, historically Formula One`s two most successful teams, have had little to cheer about on the track of late and it could be some time before things get much better.

McLaren to decide 2015 drivers before season ends
McLaren to decide 2015 drivers before season ends

McLaren are in no rush to decide their 2015 Formula One driver lineup, and Jenson Button`s future, but will do so before the end of the season, group chairman Ron Dennis said on Saturday.

Jenson Button ''massively relaxed'' about his F1 future
Jenson Button ''massively relaxed'' about his F1 future

Jenson Button has dismissed speculation about his Formula One future and declared himself `massively relaxed` about next season.

Nico Rosberg apologises, disciplined for Lewis Hamilton crash
Nico Rosberg apologises, disciplined for Lewis Hamilton crash

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has apologised for colliding with team mate Lewis Hamilton during Sunday`s Belgian Grand Prix and has been disciplined, his Mercedes team said on Friday.

I don`t see myself retiring ever, says Bernie Ecclestone

Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone, free from his bribery trial in Germany, says he has no plans to quit after running the show for almost four decades and his current focus is on tackling the popularity issue facing the sport even though "it is nothing big and just a phase".

Hamilton wonders whether Rosberg can be trusted

Lewis Hamilton says he no longer knows whether to trust Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg on the track after they collided at Sunday`s Belgian Grand Prix but has ruled out retaliation.

Belgian GP: Lewis Hamilton says Nico Rosberg hit him on purpose

Lewis Hamilton accused Mercedes team mate and Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg of deliberately colliding with him at the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.

First points for Sergio Perez at Spa but Force India slide further

Sergio Perez scored his first points at the Formula One Belgian Grand Prix but that could not prevent Sahara Force India from slipping to sixth place in the team standings, here today.

Belgian GP: Nico Rosberg rides his luck behind victorious Daniel Ricciardo

Nico Rosberg rode his luck to open up a clear 29-points championship advantage over Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton on Sunday when he finished second behind triumphant Australian Daniel Ricciardo in the Belgian Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso expects to see Sainz in F1 sooner or later

Ferrari`s Fernando Alonso says fellow-Spaniard Carlos Sainz junior will be in Formula One `sooner or later` despite the setback of Toro Rosso opting for Dutch teenager Max Verstappen next season.

Mercedes say Brembo not to blame for brake failure

The Mercedes Formula One team have cleared Italian brake manufacturer Brembo of blame for a disc failure that caused Lewis Hamilton to crash in qualifying for last month`s German Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso surprised by Ferrari pace

Fernando Alonso said he was surprised by his Ferrari team`s speed and competitiveness after he qualified fourth on the grid for Sunday`s Belgian Grand Prix.