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Mexican F1 driver Sergio Perez isolating after inconclusive coronavirus test

If the re-test comes back positive, Perez would be ruled out of Sunday`s fourth round of the Formula One season.

Jul 31, 2020, 12:09 PM IST

Daniel Ricciardo talked to Ferrari before McLaren move

However, Ferrari chose McLaren`s Spaniard Carlos Sainz as replacement for four times world champion Sebastian Vettel alongside Charles Leclerc for 2021.

May 29, 2020, 09:27 AM IST

Formula 1: Carlos Sainz is determined to leave McLaren on a high

Sainz's move to Ferrari, replacing four times world champion Sebastian Vettel, was announced on May 14.

May 25, 2020, 11:54 AM IST

F1: Verstappen tips Sainz over Ricciardo for Vettel's seat

Red Bull`s Max Verstappen reckons Spaniard Carlos Sainz is more likely to replace Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari next year than Daniel Ricciardo. Ferrari announced on Tuesday that four times world champion Vettel would be leaving them at the end of the season.

May 13, 2020, 11:25 AM IST

McLaren boss Zak Brown warns Formula One must change to survive

The season is yet to start, with two races -- including the showcase Monaco Grand Prix in May -- cancelled and six postponed so far.

Apr 06, 2020, 09:15 AM IST

Coronavirus: McLaren team members return home after Australia self-isolation

The 16 members of the McLaren Racing team have returned to their home in United Kingdom after spending two weeks in self-isolation in Australia.

Mar 27, 2020, 13:05 PM IST

Australian Grand Prix cancelled due to coronavirus

Amid coronavirus outbreak across the world, Formula One has confirmed that this weekend’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne has been cancelled.

Mar 13, 2020, 12:24 PM IST

McLaren withdraws from Australian Grand Prix after team member tests positive for coronavirus

The Chinese Grand Prix, which was slated to take place in April, has been postponed while Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead as per schedule but without spectators. 

Mar 12, 2020, 20:20 PM IST

Haas, McLaren team members quarantined, tested for coronavirus

Two members of the Haas Formula One team and one from McLaren were quarantined in Melbourne on Wednesday (March 11, 2020) as a precaution amid coronavirus fears ahead of Sunday`s season-opening Australian Grand Prix. "Two members showed some cold-like symptoms this morning. With the guidelines we`ve followed, they have been tested (for coronavirus)," a Haas spokesman told Reuters at Albert Park. "As a result of being tested they have to go back into the hotel for isolation while we await the results."

Mar 11, 2020, 14:21 PM IST

McLaren to switch back to Mercedes engines from 2021

McLaren, who have used Renault engines since last year, have clinched a deal with Mercedes until at least the end of 2024, resurrecting a partnership that ran from 2005 to 2014.

Sep 28, 2019, 07:27 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

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

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

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

Australian GP qualifying: Lando Norris thrilled after solid debut

Britain`s youngest F1 driver claimed the eighth spot on the grid for Sunday`s race.

Mar 17, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

McLaren to race without BAT logo on cars in Australian Grand Prix

The British team`s decision follows that of Ferrari to drop Philip Morris branding for their "Mission Winnow" initiative at Albert Park, citing problems with Australia`s health authorities.

Mar 14, 2019, 13:21 PM IST

McLaren could turn to Fernando Alonso if they need a reserve

Double world champion Alonso, 37, left Formula One at the end of last season but is set to compete with McLaren at the Indianapolis 500 in May.

Feb 15, 2019, 07:18 AM IST

Remember me as a fighter, says departing Fernando Alonso

 Fernando Alonso may return in some role or other but the chances of him again gracing the Grand Prix racetrack are remote.

Nov 25, 2018, 14:12 PM IST

Motor Racing: Red Bull F1 team to use Honda engines from next season

Red Bull`s decision to switch to the Japanese manufacturer means their two teams now have exclusive use of Honda engines but could complicate efforts to retain Australian Daniel Ricciardo.

Jun 19, 2018, 15:25 PM IST

Lando Norris committed to McLaren as Toro Rosso make an approach

Formula One reserve driver Lando Norris expressed his commitment to McLaren on Wednesday after reports that Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso wanted to draft him in as a replacement for New Zealander Brendon Hartley.

Jun 07, 2018, 10:59 AM IST