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Formula 1

Formula 1: Mercedes have discussed Ferrari move with Lewis Hamilton, says Toto Wolff

Hamilton, 34, has a contract with Mercedes until the end of 2020, by which time he could have equalled Ferrari great Michael Schumacher`s unprecedented seven titles and broken other records.

May 12, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Formula 1: Ferrari's Charles Leclerc completes domination of Baku practice

The 21-year-old Monegasque lapped the Baku street circuit with a benchmark time of one minute 41.604 seconds on a sunny afternoon.

Apr 27, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Formula 1: Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas out for Baku revenge

The Finn was leading around the streets of Baku last year when a puncture three laps from the end handed victory to Hamilton instead.

Apr 24, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

Ferrari wrong to use team orders so early, says Gerhard Berger

The Austrian, who won 10 Grand Prix for three different teams between 1986 and 1997, told reporters it was too early in the season to favour Vettel over his young Monegasque teammate.

Apr 19, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Formula 1: Ferrari defend use of team orders to help Sebastian Vettel

The German`s teammate Charles Leclerc had made a better start and was in third place, with Vettel close behind, when the team gave instructions for the Monegasque to let his teammate through early on.

Apr 14, 2019, 22:09 PM IST

Formula 1: Mercedes wary of Ferrari threat despite front row lockout

Bottas, who leads five-times world champion Hamilton by a point in the standings, narrowly pipped the Briton to pole position for Formula One`s 1,000th world championship race.

Apr 13, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Formula 1: Max Verstappen lets rip after missing out on final qualifying lap

The 21-year-old Red Bull driver qualified fifth but felt he could have been higher had he not slowed due to Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel and the two Renaults overtaking as he was teeing up a final effort.

Apr 13, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Formula One approves point for fastest lap from Australian Grand Prix

Formula One, which will mark its 1,000th race this year at the Chinese Grand Prix, awarded a point for the fastest lap over the first decade of its existence as a world championship from 1950-59.

Mar 12, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Nico Rosberg most excited about Sebastian Vettel-Charles Leclerc partnership in 2019

Rosberg, who is also a Laureus ambassador, had announced a shock retirement five days after winning his maiden title in 2016, when he pipped fierce rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton.

Feb 16, 2019, 15:27 PM IST

Max Verstappen completes Brazil Grand Prix punishment at steward event

Verstappen, the youngest ever Formula One winner, was ordered to do two days of public service for an angry confrontation with Force India's Esteban Ocon at Interlagos in November.

Feb 11, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

Russian, Mexican promoters back Formula 1 rights holders

Formula One's commercial agreement with teams expires at the end of 2020 with talks underway for a potential transformation of the sport, with plans for budget caps and more equal distribution of the revenues.

Jan 30, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

Formula 1 to hold first-ever season launch ahead of Australia Grand Prix

The free public event on Wednesday, March 13, will involve all 20 race drivers and the 10 team principals in the Melbourne's Federation Square. 

Jan 30, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

Mattia Binotto to replace Maurizio Arrivabene as Ferrari F1 boss- report

The Ferrari veteran, who has risen through the ranks to technical director and overseen a big step up in engine performance, has also reportedly been a target for rival constructors. 

Jan 07, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton picks fifth F1 trophy, eyes more titles

Britain`s most successful racing driver, and only the third man to win at least five titles, also won a media vote for personality of the year -- denying Red Bull rival Max Verstappen a fourth in a row.

Dec 08, 2018, 07:49 AM IST

Formula 1: Sebastian Vettel does the math, decides he still has a chance

Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel could see his hopes of a fifth Formula One world title fading with the Sochi sunset on Sunday after falling 50 points behind Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton with five races remaining.

Sep 30, 2018, 23:56 PM IST

Formula 1 unveils images of 'racing friendly' concept cars

Formula 1 motorsport boss Ross Brawn has unveiled three concept images of cars for the 2021 season, saying the radical changes will make racing more competitive.

Sep 15, 2018, 13:59 PM IST

Fernando Alonso to retire from F1 at end of the season after 17 years

The 37-year-old Spaniard is competing in his 17th Formula One season

Aug 15, 2018, 07:27 AM IST

Formula 1: Sebastian Vettel puts mourning Ferrari ahead of Red Bull

Vettel ended the day with the quickest lap of one minute 16.834 seconds after Red Bull`s Australian Daniel Ricciardo led the way in the morning with a best of 1:17.613. 

 

Jul 28, 2018, 11:31 AM IST

Injured F1 mechanic in Bahrain successfully undergoes surgery: Ferrari

Francesco Cigarini's broken left tibia and fibula were operated on hours after Raikkonen accidentally ran over him during a pit stop.

Apr 10, 2018, 11:23 AM IST

Formula 1: Fernando Alonso does six laps before a wheel comes off

The former world champions, who are starting a new engine partnership with Renault after three troubled years with Honda, played down the incident.

Feb 26, 2018, 18:03 PM IST