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Formula E will overtake F1 in five years, says Richard Branson
Formula E will overtake F1 in five years, says Richard Branson

Electric racing will overtake Formula One in popularity within five years, British entrepreneur Richard Branson predicted on Saturday at the final round of the new Formula E series.

Faridabad would be a super Smart City soon: ASSOCHAM

ASSOCHAM Thursday welcomed the Centre's decision to include Faridabad in the list of proposed Smart Cities of the country, saying its ideal positioning would ensure in the unleashing of entrepreneurial potential.

Austrian GP: Fernando Alonso faces time penalties as well as grid drop
Austrian GP: Fernando Alonso faces time penalties as well as grid drop

McLaren`s Fernando Alonso faces a time penalty in Sunday`s Austrian Grand Prix as well as starting from the back of the grid as a result of exceeding his engine allocation for the season.

Michelin submits proposal to be F1's tyre supplier
Michelin submits proposal to be F1's tyre supplier

 French tyre manufacturers Michelin has submitted a proposal to become Formula One's next tyre supplier.

Axact probe: Pak court sends CEO, eight others on remand

Axact CEO Shoaib Shaikh and eight others, who are the accused in a massive fake degrees scam, have been sent on a two-day judicial remand by a district sessions court in Karachi.

Jean Todt says FIA faces no risk of corruption
Jean Todt says FIA faces no risk of corruption

The International Automobile Federation (FIA) is in no danger of suffering the sort of corruption scandal currently engulfing world soccer governing body FIFA, its president Jean Todt said on Saturday.

F1: Return to refuelling cast in doubt
F1: Return to refuelling cast in doubt

A proposed return to refuelling in Formula One was cast in doubt Friday after a meeting of team bosses offered no support for the proposal.

F3: Arjun Maini musters a point at Monza

 Rising Indian racer Arjun Maini managed a top 10 finish at Round 4 of the FIA European Formula 3 series here.

Carlos Sainz to start from Monaco pit-lane
Carlos Sainz to start from Monaco pit-lane

Impressive young Spanish driver Carlos Sainz will start Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix from the pit-lane in his Toro Rosso after being given a penalty after qualifying on Saturday.

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.