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Force India name disappears from Formula One as FIA releases 2019 entry list

The team, who became Force India in 2008 after Indian beer baron Vijay Mallya bought Spyker F1, were taken over in August by Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll after going into administration.

Dec 01, 2018, 07:44 AM 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

Formula One: Honda replaces Toro Rosso engine parts for Bahrain Grand Prix

Toro Rosso’s engine supplier Honda has replaced power unit components in the cars of Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley after problems in the first race of the Formula One season.

Apr 04, 2018, 23:04 PM IST

Formula One: Toro Rosso pick Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley for Mexico Grand Prix, Daniil Kvyat axed

In a brief statement, the team said: “Scuderia Toro Rosso’s driver lineup for the upcoming 2017 Mexican Grand Prix will be formed by ... Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley.”

Oct 24, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

Formula One's Max Verstappen sweeps hat-trick of awards

The FIA said it was the first time any driver had taken more than one of the special, non-championship related awards in the same season.

Dec 05, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Toro Rosso to use Ferrari engines next year

Toro Rosso used Renault power units this year and the switch was expected after Red Bull fell out with the French carmaker.

Dec 04, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

Ferrari cleared to supply engines to Toro Rosso

Ferrari are already scheduled to supply Sauber and the new U.S.-based Haas team.

Dec 03, 2015, 10:10 AM IST

Renault's F1 future remains on hold

Renault Sport managing director told reporters there would be no news this weekend about the company`s F1 intentions.

Nov 27, 2015, 22:45 PM IST

Rebel Max Verstappen avoids `kick in the nuts`

Teenage Formula One sensation Max Verstappen explained his petulant outburst in Singapore last week by saying his dad would have given him a "kick in the nuts" if he had meekly obeyed team orders.

Sep 25, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

Max Verstappen cleared in team orders row

Toro Rosso gave teenager Max Verstappen the all-clear on Sunday after he angrily refused orders to let team-mate Carlos Sainz overtake him at the Singapore Grand Prix.

Sep 20, 2015, 23:40 PM IST

F1 summer break? Time to get the learner plates on

While Formula One rivals head to the sea or mountains at the start of the August break, Max Verstappen has some driving lessons on the horizon.

Jul 28, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

Max factor for teenage Verstappen in Hungary

Two months short of his 18th birthday, Max Verstappen supplied undeniable evidence Sunday of his teenage talent when he finished fourth in the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Jul 27, 2015, 08:36 AM IST

Toro Rosso boss says F1 right to go to Azerbaijan

Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost has defended Formula One`s decision to race in Azerbaijan next year while brushing off concerns about media freedom and the country`s human rights record.

Jul 25, 2015, 17:50 PM IST

Nico Rosberg pips Lewis Hamilton in first British GP practice

Nico Rosberg knocked team mate Lewis Hamilton off the top of the timesheets in the dying seconds as Mercedes dominated first practice for the British Grand Prix on Friday.

Jul 03, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

Engine rules could force Renault out: Christian Horner

Renault could quit Formula One if they are not allowed to develop their engines during the course of next season, Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has warned.

Jun 08, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Force India to have revised car for Silverstone

Force India will test their heavily revised Formula One car in Austria this month with a race debut scheduled for Silverstone in July, deputy team principal Bob Fernley said on Saturday.

Jun 06, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

Max Verstappen has no plans to ease off at Canadian Grand Prix

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen has no plans to modify his all-out attacking style at this weekend`s Canadian Grand Prix despite his spectacular accident in Monaco last month.

Jun 05, 2015, 00:52 AM IST

Manor F1 enlist ex-Mercedes technical director Bob Bell

Formula One tail-enders Manor Marussia have enlisted the services of former Mercedes technical director Bob Bell as well as hiring senior engineers from rivals Toro Rosso and now-defunct Caterham.

Jun 01, 2015, 18:16 PM IST

Montreal circuit 'ridiculous amount of fun': Daniel Ricciardo

Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo on Friday said he is in love with Circuit Gilles Villeneuve here, stating that it is "ridiculous amount of fun" driving through the 4.3 km track.

May 29, 2015, 21:33 PM IST

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.

May 23, 2015, 20:44 PM IST