close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Formula One

Robert Kubica to announce departure from Williams -Polish media

Kubica is one of five drivers scheduled to appear at a news conference organised by the governing FIA at the Singapore Grand Prix scheduled for 2030 local time (1230 GMT).

Sep 19, 2019, 19:13 PM IST

Singapore Grand Prix organisers stock up on anti-smog masks

Organisers will be keeping tabs on haze readings as the $100 million Formula One street race kicks off on Friday, just days after Singapore authorities warned already-unhealthy levels could worsen and advised people to reduce outdoor activity.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:53 PM IST

Williams and Mercedes extend F1 engine partnership to 2025

Former champions Williams, who have not won a race since 2012, have used Mercedes power units since 2014.

Sep 13, 2019, 20:26 PM IST

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment': Report

Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for "secret treatment" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported.

Sep 10, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

F1 driver Lando Norris tells parents not to worry after fatal crash

Norris revealed that his wealthy businessman father Adam, who has accompanied him to most races throughout his career, was physically sick after witnessing the Formula Two crash at Spa.

Sep 06, 2019, 18:44 PM IST

Sebastian Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground

Vettel, the winner of 52 races, has gone more than a year since he tasted victory at last year`s Belgian race.

Aug 28, 2019, 19:12 PM IST

Toto Wolff rules out Fernando Alonso's return to Mercedes

Alonso's plans for 2020 looks set as he will participate in Dakar Rally for Toyota. 

Aug 23, 2019, 13:42 PM IST

Hungary win a testament of team work, says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton

Starting third on the grid, Hamilton swiftly passed Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas and then it was game on as the five-times world champion and the heir apparent set about their own private duel.

Aug 05, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton fastest in final Hungarian Grand Prix practice

Hamilton went top of the timing screens right at the end of a session that was shortened by 10 minutes to allow track workers time to clear oil dumped earlier by a blown Formula Two engine.

Aug 03, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

German Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on pole for Mercedes' 200th race

Red Bull`s Max Verstappen will share the front row alongside the five-times world champion, with Hamilton`s team mate Valtteri Bottas third.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Ferrari blow their chances in German Grand Prix qualifying

Ferrari last won a drivers` championship with Kimi Raikkonen in 2007 while their last constructors` title triumph came in 2008.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

Can F1 teammates be real mates? Why not, say McLaren drivers

History suggests that when drivers are fighting for race wins and championships, and enjoy equal status in the same competitive cars, then real friendship is often the first casualty.

Jul 19, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

Italian gamer David Tonizza to race for Ferrari in upcoming F1 Pro Series

Ferrari were the only absentees last year, with Formula One`s oldest, most successful and glamorous brand reserving judgement.

Jul 18, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton expects struggling Sebastian Vettel to come back stronger

While Mercedes driver Hamilton took his record sixth British Grand Prix on Sunday, Vettel rear-ended Red Bull`s Max Verstappen, was handed a 10-second penalty for causing a collision and finished 16th.

Jul 15, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton wins record sixth British GP

Valterri Bottas finished second, after starting from pole position with Hamilton alongside, and Ferrari`s Charles Leclerc was third after team mate Sebastian Vettel collided with Red Bull`s Max Verstappen.

Jul 14, 2019, 20:33 PM IST

Formula 1: Mercedes to keep permanent red star for Niki Lauda

A red three-pointed star on the engine cover is one of several on-car tributes to the Austrian at Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix, with the `halo` head protection device painted red as a reference to Lauda`s familiar red cap.

May 26, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda dies at 70

Niki, the three-time F1 world champion, died on Tuesday around five months after undergoing a lung transplant. 

May 21, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton back on top with victory in Spain Grand Prix

The 76th victory of the five times world champion`s career, and third of the season, sent the Briton seven points clear of Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas.

May 13, 2019, 00:22 AM IST

Spanish Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas pips Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to grab pole position

Bottas clocked the fastest lap of one minute and 15.406 seconds to finish 0.634 seconds quicker than his Mercedes team-mate Hamilton.

May 11, 2019, 21:16 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton pips Valtteri Bottas to seal sixth Chinese Grand Prix title

Meanwhile, four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel was third fastest in his Ferrari after finishing 13.744 seconds slower than Hamilton. 

Apr 14, 2019, 14:10 PM IST