Mercedes team mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton renew their sometimes hostile rivalry on the floodlit streets of Singapore this weekend at a circuit where mistakes or collisions normally result in race retirement.
Karun Chandhok, the lone Indian driver in the inaugural Formula E season which begins on the streets of Beijing this Saturday, feels the biggest challenge for the world's first fully-electric racing series is to attract a new audience as it is unlikely to woo the traditional fan-base of motor racing.
Investment to restore the on-track performance at Formula One team Williams pushed the former world champions into a financial loss in the first six months of the year, the team`s owner said on Friday.
Nico Rosberg mounted a robust defence of his driving on Sunday after being booed on the podium for his part in the second-lap collision with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the Belgian Grand Prix.
Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone is reportedly expected to be cleared of bribery charges in Germany after paying an out-of-court settlement of 100 million dollars, which is believed to be the largest in the country`s history.
Formula One teams say they will race in Russia, despite the crisis in Ukraine and downing of a Malaysian airliner, unless the country`s debut grand prix in October is called off or they are ordered not to go.
Formula One teams have welcomed the announcement of a grand prix in Azerbaijan in 2016, following Russia`s debut later this year, but warned on Friday that the sport must keep the balance between old and new.
France has tracked down the IP address of the computer used by the alleged thief of Michael Schumacher`s medical records, prosecutors said today, locating it in the Swiss helicopter firm that transported the injured Formula One champion.