CURRENT NEWS

22 SEPTEMBER 2014

ALONSO, BUTTON RUMOURS RUMBLE ON MONDAY

Even with much of the F1 world on the long-haul return to Europe, the silly season continued to churn on Monday after the Singapore grand prix.

MCLAREN ACCUSES RED BULL OF CLAMPDOWN BREACH

McLaren has pointed the finger at Red Bull for allegedly breaching the FIA's new clampdown on radio communications.

MCLAREN DENIES LOSING JOHNNIE WALKER AS SPONSOR

McLaren has hit back at reports it is set to lose Johnnie Walker as a sponsor.

NO TEAM ORDERS AS RICCIARDO TITLE UNLIKELY SAYS HORNER

Christian Horner has all but written off Daniel Ricciardo's chances of beating the Mercedes drivers to the 2014 title.

ALONSO STAYING AT FERRARI FOR THE MOMENT

As was uttered by a paddock dweller in Singapore this weekend, "There's no smoke without fire".

RACE REPORT - POINTS BLASTER

Singapore GP - Race Report

21 SEPTEMBER 2014

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Singapore GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Singapore GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Singapore GP - Sunday Team Quotes

MCLAREN LOSES SPONSOR DEAL TO ECCLESTONE

McLaren has reportedly suffered yet another sponsorship blow.

ANGRY ROSBERG TELLS MERCEDES TO IMPROVE

One small problem has cost Nico Rosberg big under the glaring Singapore floodlights.

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS SIGNAPORE GP

Singapore GP - Race Notes

RACE RESULTS

Singapore GP - Race Results

RELAXING ENGINE FREEZE TALK IS NONSENSE SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff has declared Mercedes' obvious resistance to moves to relax F1's engine 'freeze'.

HONDA PLANS TO CHARM ALONSO AT SUZUKA

Even in the midst of Fernando Alonso's anger and warnings, rumours about his future just will not go away.

FERRARI WANTS THREE-CAR TEAMS

Ferrari has split from the pack and declared its support for three-car teams in formula one.

DEPUTY PM SAYS SANCTIONS WON'T STOP RUSSIA GP

Russia is pressing ahead with its preparations for next month's inaugural grand prix in Sochi.

GROSJEAN SLAMS RENAULT IN SINGAPORE QUALIFYING

Romain Grosjean made his thoughts about Renault's below-par 2014 'power unit' more than clear as he bowed out in Singapore qualifying.

20 SEPTEMBER 2014

QUALIFYING REPORT - BACK TO NORMAL

Singapore GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Singapore GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Singapore GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Singapore GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Singapore GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - WHERE ARE THEY?

Singapore GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Singapore GP - Practice 3 Results

BUTTON ADMITS MCLAREN DECISION COULD END CAREER

Jenson Button has acknowledged that McLaren's deliberations over its 2015 lineup could leave him without an alternative.

SIXTH ENGINE PENALTY INEVITABLE NOW FOR VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel's bad season continued to get worse even at the Singapore circuit he humbled at the height of his dominant powers.

MASSA TELLS ALONSO TO RESIST MCLAREN SWITCH

Felipe Massa has advised his former Ferrari teammate Fernando Alonso to stick with the Italian team for now.

TORO ROSSO TARGETS SUZUKA DEBUT FOR VERSTAPPEN

Toro Rosso intends to give Max Verstappen his F1 weekend debut in Japan early next month.

FIA CLAMPDOWN DUBBED RADIO GA-GA

F1's intended clampdown on performance communications between teams and drivers has been dubbed 'Radio Ga-Ga' up and down the bemused paddock.

19 SEPTEMBER 2014

ECCLESTONE SATS VETTEL IS THE RIGHT MAN FOR FERRARI

Bernie Ecclestone has named struggling world champion Sebastian Vettel as "the right man for Ferrari".

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - NIGHT TRIO

Singapore GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Singapore GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Singapore GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Singapore GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Singapore GP - Practice 2 Results

FIA BACKTRACKS ON CAR PERFORMANCE RADIO CLAMPDOWN

The FIA has backtracked over its total clampdown on "performance"-related radio communications in formula one.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - FERRARI FLYER

Singapore GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Singapore GP - Practice 1 Results

FURIOUS ALONSO THREATENS TO REVEAL SOURCE OF RUMOURS

Fernando Alonso was "visibly upset" on Thursday as he angrily slammed the latest silly-season speculation about his future.

ECCLESTONE ADMITS THREE-CAR TEAMS POSSIBLE

Bernie Ecclestone has admitted F1 could fill up a depleted grid next year with three-car top teams.

DOUBLE POINTS COULD GO?

Bernie Ecclestone has admitted his 'double points' innovation may be axed after the 2014 finale.

NO HELP FROM RED BULL AS VERGNE FACES UNCERTAIN FUTURE

Jean-Eric Vergne has been left alone to keep his motor racing career on track.

KOBAYASHI HOPES FOR THREE-CAR TOP TEAMS IN 2015

Kamui Kobayashi has admitted in Singapore that he may be left out of Caterham's plans for his home Japanese grand prix later this month.

18 SEPTEMBER 2014

FIA COULD EASE RADIO CLAMPDOWN IN SINGAPORE

The FIA could back down over its newly-imposed radio communications ban.

ALONSO, VETTEL FEND OFF SEAT SWAP RUMOUR

Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel on Thursday batted away the most recent 'silly season' speculation.

ECCLESTONE TAKES BLAME FOR RADIO CLAMPDOWN

As day turned to night in the floodlit Singapore paddock, the big talking point was the FIA's radio clampdown.

SUBTLE DETAILS TROUBLING VETTEL IN 2014 SAYS WEBBER

Mark Webber thinks "small, subtle details" are all that is holding back his former F1 colleagues Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen in 2014.

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Singapore GP - Thursday Press Conference

DRIVERS WELCOME FIA RADIO CLAMPDOWN

Mercedes' title-warring teammates are the first F1 drivers to welcome the FIA's banning of "performance"-related radio communications.

MARCHIONNE ATTITUDE POSITIVE FOR FERRARI SAYS SURER

An F1 pundit thinks long-time president Luca di Montezemolo's departure is good news for Ferrari.

SUSIE WOLFF NOT DISAPPOINTED WITH WILLIAMS ROLE

Susie Wolff insists she is not disappointed she did not get promoted by Williams for the 2015 season.

KOBAYASHI KEEPS CATERHAM SEAT FOR SINGAPORE

Kamui Kobayashi will stay at the wheel of his green Caterham for this weekend's Singapore grand prix.

SAINZ UPSET WITH VERSTAPPEN SIGNING

Carlos Sainz jr's famous father has expressed disappointment with Red Bull's decision-making in 2014.

SMOKE HAZE OVER SINGAPORE FOR GP

A haze is hanging over Singapore's skies ahead of the highly popular night race.

17 SEPTEMBER 2014

TODT TIPS FERRARI TO END CRISIS QUICKLY

Jean Todt insists Ferrari is not in the sort of crisis today that he found at Maranello more than two decades ago.

DTM CHAMPION WITTMANN NOT DREAMING OF F1

Marco Wittmann may be the newly-crowned DTM champion, but he is not dreaming about a future in formula one.

VETTEL IS MOST EXPENSIVE ITEM AT RED BULL SAYS MARKO

Contract negotiations between reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull may now be in full swing.

HIGHS AND LOWS IN 2014 FOR NEW MERC RESERVE WEHRLEIN

Pascal Wehrlein's 2014 has had both its dizzying highs and its appalling lows.

F1 TEAMS ADMIT CONCERNS OVER TICKET PRICES

F1 team bosses have identified high ticket prices as a major problem for the sport, according to the Telegraph.

16 SEPTEMBER 2014

VETTEL, RED BULL DENY ALONSO SEAT SWAP

Before the long-haul flight to Singapore, world champion Sebastian Vettel and his team have denied the latest sensational 'silly season' rumour.

FERRARI'S BUSINESS SUCCESS UNRELATED TO F1 SAYS MONTEZEMOLO

Luca di Montezemolo says there is no correlation between Ferrari's successes as a business as opposed to success in formula one.

HEIDFELD DEFENDS FORMULA E AFTER VETTEL ATTACK

Nick Heidfeld has defended the new Formula E series following criticism from within the F1 paddock.

FIA CLARIFIES RADIO CLAMPDOWN FOR F1 TEAMS

The FIA has furnished teams with more information about how it intends to enforce its new clampdown on radio communications in Singapore and beyond.

CALDARELLI RULES HIMSELF OUT FOR CATERHAM SEAT

Andrea Caldarelli has counted himself out of the running to race for Caterham in the near future.

MERCEDES SIGNS RESERVE, PRODROMOU STARTS AT MCLAREN

Two formula one teams had news to announce on Monday.

15 SEPTEMBER 2014

FERRARI COULD TAKE $25M STAKE IN F1

Ferrari could become the first F1 team to actually own a stake in the sport, the Telegraph reports.

RUSSIAN LINKED WITH CATERHAM SEAT FOR SOCHI

Daniil Kvyat might not be the only Russian on the Sochi grid next month.

ALONSO AND RAIKKONEN ARE STAYING SAYE MARCHIONNE

Ferrari's management revolution will have no impact on the driver lineup, new president Sergio Marchionne insists.

RED BULL'S DA COSTA ADMITS F1 DREAM OVER

Antonio Felix da Costa has admitted his F1 "dream" is probably over.

FIA SEEKING CLARIFICATION ON RADIO CLAMPDOWN

Ferrari has given a cool welcome to the FIA's clampdown on radio instructions to F1 drivers.

BIANCHI FUTURE UNCLEAR AMID MARUSSIA UNCERTAINTY

Jules Bianchi has revealed he is not sure he will still be driving for Marussia beyond 2014.

SCHUMACHER AT HOME FOR EMOTIONAL STIMULATION

Michael Schumacher is being treated at home by a medical team numbering about 15, the German newspaper Bild am Sonntag reports.

12 SEPTEMBER 2014

WOLFF CONCERNED ABOUT RADIO CRACKDOWN, SUPER LICENSE ISSUE

Toto Wolff on Friday expressed concerns about F1's new radio communications clampdown.

MERCEDES TO CORRECT GEAR RATIO FLAW FOR SINGAPORE

Mercedes' rivals are in for some bad news -- the dominant German team looks set to pull even further ahead in Singapore and beyond.

HORNER, PROST BACK FIA RADIO CLAMPDOWN

Christian Horner and Alain Prost have welcomed the FIA's immediate clampdown on radio communications within formula one.

ALONSO SOURCE SAYS MONTEZEMOLO EXIT CHANGES NOTHING

Sources close to Fernando Alonso insist this week's news from Maranello will not affect his future.

FORMULA E SET TO TAKE ON F1

As a brand new, global single seater series prepares to launch off the grid, boss Alejandro Agag insists Formula E is not trying to take on F1.

HAMILTON SAYS PIRELLI TOO CONSERVATIVE AT MONZA

Lewis Hamilton has pointed the finger at Pirelli in the wake of last weekend's Italian grand prix.

11 SEPTEMBER 2014

NO DISCUSSIONS ABOUT FERRARI RETURN SAYS BRAWN

Ross Brawn on Thursday played down reports connecting him with a return to formula one.

MONTEZEMOLO EXIT ROCKS CRISIS-STRUCK FERRARI

Despite securing $35 million as he walks away, Luca di Montezemolo had a tear in his eye on Wednesday as he said farewell to Ferrari.

ROSBERG PRESSURE TOO BIG AT MONZA SAYS WOLFF

As the conspiracy theorists circle over Nico Rosberg, a more credible theory has been put forward by the German newsmagazine Focus -- pressure.

GHOSN FRUSTRATED BY MERCEDES DOMINATION TALK

Losing is just a "normal" part of competing, Renault chairman Carlos Ghosn insists.

F1 FRIDAYS LOOMING FOR SIROTKIN, VERSTAPPEN

Teen Sergey Sirotkin will make his formula one weekend debut in his native Russia next month.

POLICE ENFORCING CALM AROUND SCHUMACHER HOME

Swiss police are enforcing calm around Michael Schumacher's house.

10 SEPTEMBER 2014

MONTEZEMOLO ANNOUNCES FERRARI EXIT

Luca di Montezemolo has ended the intense speculation about his future by announcing his departure as Ferrari's long-time president.

FUTURE GOOD AFTER LONG DENNIS TALKS SAYS BUTTON

The signs are growing stronger that Jenson Button will secure at least one more year at McLaren.

MERCEDES BELL HAS MET WITH MATTIACCI?

Reports that Bob Bell's future could be in red have resurfaced this week.

SAUBER SALE TO STROLL IN DOUBT?

Sauber's potential sale to a Canadian billionaire could have collapsed.

SANTANDER CHIEF BOTIN DIES

Emilio Botin, a man well-known within the F1 paddock, has died.

MASSA ADMITS CAREER WAS IN PERIL SEVERAL TIMES

Felipe Massa has admitted his motor racing career almost collapsed several times.

KOBAYASHI COULD RACE CATERHAM AGAIN IN SINGAPORE

Kamui Kobayashi could return to the wheel of his Caterham next weekend in Singapore.

LUCK HELPED HAMILTON WIN IN MONZA SAYS ROSBERG

"Luck" helped Lewis Hamilton to win Sunday's Italian grand prix.

SCHUMACHER STOPPED MONTOYA FERRARI MOVE

Juan Pablo Montoya says F1 legend Michael Schumacher blocked his potential move to Ferrari a decade ago.

GP2 LEADER PALMER IN STRUGGLE FOR F1 DEBUT

GP2 is steadily losing its reputation as the main feeder series to formula one.

9 SEPTEMBER 2014

BOULLIER DENIES TEAMS TO RUN THIRD CARS

Eric Boullier has dismissed suggestions top F1 teams will have to run three cars next year to plug vacancies on the grid.

FIA TO BAN RADIO INSTRUCTIONS TO DRIVERS

F1's governing body has reportedly banned certain radio communications between engineers and drivers with immediate effect.

SCHUMACHER GOING HOME SAYS MANAGER

More than eight months after his skiing crash last December, Michael Schumacher is finally going home.

VETTEL TO RACE YET ANOTHER CHASSIS IN SINGAPORE

Sebastian Vettel will use yet another new Red Bull chassis in Singapore -- his fourth RB10 in 2014.

MONTEZEMOLO ACCEPTS FERRARI AT END OF AN ERA

All signs continue to point towards a major change of direction at crisis-struck Ferrari.

FIA DISMISSES ROSBERG MISTAKE CONSPIRACY

F1's governing FIA has rubbished the latest conspiracy theory in the wake of the Italian grand prix.

WILLIAMS RIVALS HAD AN EYE ON BOTTAS

After a run of four podiums in five races, Valtteri Bottas had a less enjoyable Italian grand prix.

HAAS REVEALS EXTENT OF FERRARI TIE-UP

The extent of new 2016 entrant Haas' tie-up with Ferrari is becoming clearer.

8 SEPTEMBER 2014

RACE REPORT - THEY DIDN'T DO IT

Italian GP - Race Report

WOLFF SLAMS CONSPIRACY THEORISTS

When Lewis Hamilton passed championship leader Nico Rosberg to take the win at Monza on Sunday, not everyone was convinced.

SAUBER QUIET AMID STROLL BUYOUT REPORTS

Sauber is quiet amid reports the Swiss team is being sold to the Canadian retail billionaire and racing enthusiast Lawrence Stroll.

WOLFF LOOKING TO SELL MORE OF WILLIAMS STAKE

Toto Wolff is still working on offloading his stake in the Williams team.

MARCHIONNE SAYS EVEN MONTEZEMOLO CAN BE REPLACED

An obvious dispute is playing out between Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo and his potential successor, Sergio Marchionne.

MCLAREN HAPPY TO KEEP BUTTON FOR 2015

McLaren could wait another year for a top name to join the newly Honda-powered outfit.

MERCEDES WOULD HAVE GIVEN VERSTAPPEN GP2 DEBUT

Prior to Max Verstappen's signing by Red Bull, the teen Dutchman came close to being snapped up by Mercedes.

7 SEPTEMBER 2014

POST-RACE RUMOURS SWIRL IN MONZA PADDOCK

F1's 2015 'silly season' is no longer just about the drivers.

20-RACE 2015 CALENDAR SURFACES AT MONZA

A preliminary calendar for 2015 is doing the rounds in the Monza paddock.

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS ITALIAN GRAND PRIX OVER ROSBERG

Italian GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Italian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Italian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Italian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Italian GP - Race Results

MCLAREN SAY HONDA ERA COULD GET EARLY DEBUT

McLaren's Honda era could get an earlier than expected start.

ALL EYES ON MONZA CHICANE AS STAR WARS GOES ON

Millions of eyes will be analysing every millimetre movement on Sunday as Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg dive into the first chicane at Monza.

VERSTAPPEN TO AIM FOR F1 LICENSE NEXT WEEK

Max Verstappen's high speed rush from boyhood to the formula one grid will continue apace next week.

WILLIAMS KEEPS BOTTAS, MASSA FOR 2015

Williams will field an unchanged race driver lineup in 2015.

MONTEZEMOLO DENIAL NOT STOPPING FUTURE RUMOURS

Luca di Montezemolo's half-hearted denial on Saturday has not stopped rampant speculation about the long-time Ferrari president's future.

MONZA'S F1 FUTURE REMAINS IN DOUBT

As the F1 world rejoices at the historic, high speed and highly popular Monza, the future of the fabled Italian grand prix remains in serious doubt.

6 SEPTEMBER 2014

QUALIFYING REPORT - LET THE ACCIDENT COMMENCE

Italian GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Italian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Italian GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Italian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

MONTEZEMOLO PLAYS DOWN RUMOURS

Luca di Montezemolo was coy on Saturday as he played down swirling speculation about his future.

MCLAREN COULD KEEP SAME DRIVERS IN 2015 SAYS DENNIS

Ron Dennis says it is possible McLaren will line up with the same drivers in 2015.

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Italian GP - Qualifying Results

RUMOURS OF MONTEZEMOLO EXIT GATHER STEAM AT MONZA

Rumours are gathering steam by the hour that Luca di Montezemolo's regular visit to Monza on Saturday will be his last as Ferrari president.

MERCEDES CONSIDERING DRIVER CHANGE FOR 2015

F1's 'silly season' is bursting into life at Monza -- and almost every team in pitlane is playing ball.

VERGNE OPEN TO FUTURE OUTSIDE F1

Jean-Eric Vergne insists he has his "eyes open" to opportunities outside of formula one for 2015.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - BOOKENDS

Italian GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Italian GP - Practice 3 Results

NASR EYEING MASSA'S SEAT WITH $18M SPONSOR

Felipe Nasr could find his way into a Williams cockpit for 2015, according to the paddock grapevine at Monza.

LOTUS AT MONZA IS WORST CAR SAYS GROSJEAN

Romain Grosjean is pulling no punches at Monza as he assesses the performance of his Lotus car.

FERNANDES HAPPY TO HAVE SOLD CATERHAM

Tony Fernandes has broken his silence to reveal it is "a relief" to have left formula one.

5 SEPTEMBER 2014

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - ROSBERG WON-HAMILTON 16

Italian GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Italian GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Italian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Italian GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Italian GP - Practice 2 Results

MERCEDES NOT RULING OUT DRIVER LINEUP CHANGE

Right at the front of the grid, the 2015 'silly season' is threatening to burst into life.

LAUDA KEEPS OPINION ABOUT ROSBERG CRASH

At Mercedes, the apologies are flying around like so much shattered carbon fibre.

STRUGGLING VETTEL NOT RACING RICCIARDO'S CHASSIS

Sebastian Vettel's 'new' Red Bull chassis for Monza and beyond is not the one used to such good effect by on-form teammate Daniel Ricciardo in 2014.

BOTTAS HINTS CONTRACT NEWS COMING SOON

Recently linked with McLaren's quest for a top driver lineup for the Honda era, Valtteri Bottas' future is suddenly not a topic in the F1 paddock.

NEW RUMOURS SAY MONTEZEMOLO STEPPING DOWN

Speculation is rife that Luca di Montezemolo is on the verge of announcing his departure as Ferrari president.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - 007

Italian GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Italian GP - Practice 1 Results

KOBAYASHI NOT HAPPY WITH CATERHAM SITUATION

Kamui Kobayashi may be back on the grid, but that doesn't mean he is "happy".

4 SEPTEMBER 2014

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Italian GP - Thursday Press Conference

BUSY MONZA WEEKEND KICKS OFF ON THURSDAY

Not surprisingly, a big crowd gathered in the press conference room at Monza as hostilities resumed between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

COLLEAGUE SAYS TODT CONCERNED ABOUT RUSSIA GP

Jean Todt is concerned about the viability of next month's inaugural grand prix.

VETTEL CONSIDERING MCLAREN-HONDA?

Sebastian Vettel is reportedly chewing over the interest in his services expressed by McLaren-Honda.

TEAMMATE WAR VALUABLE FOR F1, MERCEDES SAYS HAUG

F1 should thank the warring Mercedes teammates for their spicy championship battle in 2014.

FERRARI DOUBTS MERCEDES CAN BE CAUGHT BY 2015

Ferrari will have an all-new car for 2015 but it still might not be enough to match Mercedes, technical boss James Allison has admitted.

CATERHAM CONFIRMS KOBAYASHI RETURN

Caterham on Thursday confirmed reports Kamui Kobayashi is returning to race duty this weekend at Monza.

SCHUMACHER COULD RETURN HOME BY CHRISTMAS

Michael Schumacher could leave a rehabilitation clinic and return home by Christmas.

KOBAYASHI HEADING TO MONZA FOR CATERHAM RETURN

Caterham is set to announce Kamui Kobayashi's return to the cockpit for the Italian grand prix.

3 SEPTEMBER 2014

FERRARI CONFIRMS ENGINE DEAL FOR HAAS

Ferrari on Wednesday announced it will supply a V6 'power unit' to F1's new American entrant Haas in 2016.

LOTTERER TURNS DOWN CHANCE TO RACE CATERHAM AT MONZA

Andre Lotterer has turned down the chance to make a second appearance for Caterham this weekend at Monza.

ALONSO WANTS TO EXTEND CONTRACT

Fernando Alonso says he is working on extending his Ferrari deal.

DRIVERS BACK ROSBERG OVER HAMILTON CLASH

Champions Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel have backed Nico Rosberg amid the German's run-in with title rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton.

VETTEL NOT THE BEST DRIVER SAYS ALONSO

Fernando Alonso does not believe reigning quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel is the best driver in formula one.

2016 TEAM HAAS ANNOUNCES NAME TWEAK

The plans of F1's newest team are marching on.

FORCE INDIA PLAYS DOWN MALLYA'S TROUBLES

Force India has played down this week's alarming news from India about team supremo Vijay Mallya.

EUROPE COULD RECOMMEND RUSSIA GP BOYCOTT

Mere days ago, Bernie Ecclestone remained certain formula one will race for the first time in Russia next month.

ALONSO DENIES TALKING WITH MCLAREN'S RON DENNIS

Fernando Alonso has denied being in contact with McLaren supremo Ron Dennis.

LIFE GOES ON FOR SCHUMACHER FAMILY

For the Schumacher family, life goes on.

BRIATORE RETURN WOULD HELP NEW F1 SAYS ALONSO

Flavio Briatore would be a good addition as formula one finds its direction for the future.

FERRARI CUSTOMERS BEHIND IN ENGINE PAYMENTS

Ferrari's customer teams are behind in payments to the Maranello marque.

DESIGNER SPOTTED RICCIARDO POTENTIAL AT TORO ROSSO

Daniel Ricciardo's rise from the deep midfield to title-contending prominence in F1 has been a surprise to almost everyone in the paddock.

2 SEPTEMBER 2014

DRIVERS DEFEND CONTROVERSIAL PARABOLICA GRAVEL

Charlie Whiting has defended the controversial asphalting of Monza's iconic Parabolica corner.

TEAMS AGREE DATE FOR FIRST 2015 TEST

F1 teams have agreed the likely date for the opening winter test of 2015.

TROUBLE FOR MALLYA IN INDIA

Force India supremo Vijay Mallya has run into serious business trouble in his native India.

RENAULT DECLARES RED BULL NEW WORKS TEAM

For the first time, Renault has declared Red Bull as its official 'works team'.

VERSTAPPEN ADMITS BLAME FOR ROTTERDAM CRASH

Max Verstappen has admitted the blame for crashing during his first proper run in a formula one car.

LOTTERER COULD RETURN FOR CATERHAM AT MONZA

Mere days before the Italian grand prix, the identity of Caterham's second race driver is still unclear.

JUNCADELLA IN RUNNING FOR FORCE INDIA SEAT

Dani Juncadella has leapt into contention to make his formula one debut in 2015.

1 SEPTEMBER 2014

UBS REDUCING F1 SPONSORSHIP

Major F1 sponsor UBS is scaling down its investment in the sport.

F1 EXPERTS CRITICISE MERCEDES OVER DRIVER DUEL

F1 experts have accused Mercedes of mismanaging Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton's dramatically imploding relationship.

TOP SPEEDS AT MONZA TO BE LOWER THAN EXPECTED

Top speeds at Monza this weekend may not be quite as spectacular as earlier expected.

FERRARI EXIT COULD OPEN FOR ALONSO ON MONDAY?

Monday could be the magic day in Fernando Alonso's current Ferrari contract.

BOTTAS SEES NO REASON TO LEAVE WILLIAMS

Valtteri Bottas appears out of the running for a change of team prior to the 2015 season.

VERSTAPPEN WAS PREPARED FOR F1 DEBUT CRITICISM

Max Verstappen says he was "prepared" for the waves of criticism about his formula one debut in 2015.

29 AUGUST 2014

ROSBERG PUNISHED BUT MERCEDES DUO FREE TO RACE

Nico Rosberg apologised to his teammate Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes on Friday, after the German was punished by the team for last Sunday's crash.

MCLAREN TO RESPECT CONTRACTS IN HUNT FOR STAR DRIVER

A week before Monza, which is always a hotbed of rumours, the notorious F1 'silly season' is looking uncharacteristically uncertain.

DEPARTED BACKERS ENDED NEW YORK RACE HOPES SAYS ECCLESTONE

Plans for a New York street race were foiled by financial backers that pulled out, Bernie Ecclestone has revealed.

ZETSCHE STEPS IN AS MERCEDES STRUGGLE TO MANAGE DRIVER WAR

Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche has become involved in resolving the damaging spat between warring Mercedes teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton.

TEEN VERSTAPPEN NOT READY FOR 2015 DEBUT SAYS HAKKINEN

Mika Hakkinen has added yet another disparaging response to the news Max Verstappen will make history next year as by far F1's youngest ever driver.

2014 SPA PACE FASTER THAN LAST YEAR

Last Sunday's Belgian grand prix was the first time the new 'power unit' era proved faster than the screaming V8-powered machines of 2013.

FERRARI LOOKING TO HAAS FOR F1 SATELLITE TEAM

Ferrari is looking to deploy the Red Bull-like approach of installing a 'satellite' team in formula one.

28 AUGUST 2014

MERCEDES CHIEFS RESOLVE TO COOL HOT HEADS

Mercedes chiefs have resolved to cool the simmering feud between title-warring teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

VETTEL TO GET ANOTHER NEW CHASSIS FOR MONZA

Sebastian Vettel is set to drive his third new chassis of the 2014 season, after suffering more mysterious handling problems in Belgium last weekend.

EARLY DEBUT FOR TEEN VERSTAPPEN REALLY BAD SAYS SALO

Mika Salo has added his voice to concerns about the 2015 debut of teenager Max Verstappen.

BUTTON ADMITS F1 RETIREMENT POSSIBLE AFTER 2014

Jenson Button has admitted for the first time that he might be forced to "retire" at the end of 2014.

PROST SURE RENAULT CAN BOUNCE BACK IN 2015

Alain Prost is confident Renault can bounce back in 2015.

MERHI WAITING ON F1 LICENSE FOR MONZA DEBUT

Roberto Merhi is only waiting on his F1 super license before receiving the green light to make his grand prix debut next weekend at Monza.

27 AUGUST 2014

SILVER DUO STILL WARRING LONG AFTER SPA CRASH

Days after their carbon-fibre crunching at Spa, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are still exchanging barbs.

HONDA WANTS VETTEL AND NEWEY FOR MCLAREN PROJECT

Gian Carlo Minardi, a former F1 team owner and boss, thinks Sebastian Vettel and Adrian Newey might be convinced to switch to McLaren.

GREECE KEEN TO HOST F1 RACE SAYS ECCLESTONE

Greece could be the next destination for formula one.

MATTIACCI CONFIRMS 2015 LINEUP AGAIN

Marco Mattiacci has repeated his claim that Ferrari is keeping its driver lineup for 2015.

VERSTAPPEN TIPPED FOR FRIDAY DEBUT AT SUZUKA

Max Verstappen made his debut in a formula one car on Tuesday.

VETTEL MADE MANY MISTAKES IN 2014 SAYS WEBBER

Mark Webber's honest clarity has been missed from the formula one paddock in 2014.

FRIJNS SET TO DEPART NEW CATERHAM

Robin Frijns looks set to return to GP2.

26 AUGUST 2014

WHITMARSH FINALLY LEAVES MCLAREN

Martin Whitmarsh is no longer part of McLaren.

FIA NOT LIKELY TO INVESTIGATE ROSBERG CRASH

The F1 world is split over Nico Rosberg's actions in the Belgian grand prix.

ECCLESTONE STILL FIGHTING WITH GERMAN BANK

Bernie Ecclestone remains at legal loggerheads with the Munich state bank BayernLB.

VAN DER GARDE SECURES 2015 SAUBER RACE SEAT?

Giedo van der Garde looks set to step up to a Sauber race seat for 2015.

25 AUGUST 2014

ROSBERG GIVES REVIEW OF SPA CLASH

Nico Rosberg on Monday remained reluctant to talk about his explosive clash with title rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton at Spa.

RACE REPORT - CONTROVERSIAL CLASHES

Belgian GP - Race Report

MERCEDES RETHINKING TEAM ORDERS AFTER BELGIUM CLASH

The fallout of Sunday's explosive clash between warring teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg is only just beginning to hit the ground.

STRUGGLING VETTEL GETS NEW ENGINEER FOR 2015

Struggling world champion Sebastian Vettel will get a new race engineer for the 2015 season.

RICCIARDO DECLARES TITLE HUNT NOW ON

Daniel Ricciardo has declared himself in the hunt for the 2014 world championship.

KOVALAINEN TO TEST DTM CAR

Heikki Kovalainen looks set to rebuild his motor racing career in the German touring car series DTM.

24 AUGUST 2014

RACE NOTES - RICCIARDO WINS IN BELGIUM

Belgian GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Belgian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Belgian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Belgian GP - Sunday Press Conference

BOSSES SLAM UNACCEPTABLE ROSBERG AFTER HAMILTON CLASH

The championship rivalry between warring teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg exploded at Spa-Francorchamps on Sunday.

RACE RESULTS

Belgian GP - Race Results

MCLAREN WILL END DRIVER UNCERTAINTY WITHIN SEASON

The delayed announcement of McLaren's 2015 lineup will not drag on until the winter, boss Eric Boullier insists.

CATERHAM LINES UP NEW SUBSTITUTE FOR MONZA

Roberto Merhi has admitted he is in the running to be the next occupant of sidelined Caterham racer Kamui Kobayashi's seat.

RED BULL TAKING OVER RENAULT'S F1 ELECTRIC DEVELOPMENT

Red Bull is getting deeply involved with the improvement of engine partner Renault's F1 project.

LAUDA RELIEVED MERCEDES EXTENDING GAP ON RIVALS

Niki Lauda has expressed relief at Spa as Mercedes pulled out an even greater advantage over the chasing pack.

ECCLESTONE RETURNS TO F1'S EXECUTIVE BOARD

Bernie Ecclestone has returned to the executive board of F1's parent company.

23 AUGUST 2014

QUALIFYING REPORT - THE SLIPPERY SLIP

Belgian GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Belgian GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Belgian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Belgian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Belgian GP - Qualifying Results

VILLENEUVE SLAMS VERSTAPPEN DEBUT

Jacques Villeneuve has slammed Max Verstappen's 2015 debut as "the worst thing ever for formula one".

ECCLESTONE SURE ABOUT RUSSIA, NOT ABOUT NEW YORK

Bernie Ecclestone insists formula one is definitely going to controversial Russia -- but he is much less sure about a race in New York.

CHILTON FUMBLES AS F1'S NEXT PAY-DRIVERS LINE UP

He didn't want to say the words, but Max Chilton insists a Marussia kerfuffle in Belgium should not be interpreted as a simple 'pay-driver' in distress.

VERGNE LEARNED OF 2015 AXE SIX DAYS LATE

Max Verstappen learned of his 2015 debut long before Jean-Eric Vergne learned of his impending ousting, it has emerged.

RED BULL WON'T REPLACE ME SAYS NEWEY

Adrian Newey says Red Bull will not replace him as technical director when he steps down at Christmas.

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - BOTTAS BEST

Belgian GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Belgian GP - Practice 3 Results

22 AUGUST 2014

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - WHAT DIDN'T HAPPEN

Belgian GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Belgian GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Belgian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Belgian GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Belgian GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - MERC-SPA-DES

Belgian GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Belgian GP - Practice 1 Results

MARUSSIA HITS REVERSE ON CHILTON SEAT SWAP

Marussia has hit reverse after saying on Thursday Max Chilton would not be racing this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps.

ALONSO REVEALS INTENTION TO STAY AT FERRARI

Fernando Alonso says it is his "intention" to extend his stay at Ferrari beyond his current contract.

HAMILTON, ROSBERG DISAGREE OVER NEED FOR TALKS

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg emerged from F1's summer slumber disagreeing about how to tackle their rivalry over the remaining eight races of 2014.

DRIVERS BACK TEEN ROOKIE VERSTAPPEN

As F1 woke from its summer slumber, the big talking point at Spa was 16-year-old Jos Verstappen.

LOTUS CLOSE TO MERCEDES ENGINE DEAL SAYS WOLFF

Mercedes' Toto Wolff has admitted Lotus is close to securing F1's field-leading V6 engine for the 2015 season.

VETTEL CLOSE TO TAKING SIXTH-ENGINE GRID PENALTY

Sebastian Vettel's season could be set to go from bad to worse.

LOTTERER NOT DREAMING ABOUT PERMANENT F1 SWITCH

Next to the Max Verstappen saga, it was Andre Lotterer's shock debut that was creating the most waves in the Spa-Francorchamps paddock.

VERGNE ON QUEST FOR NEW F1 TEAM

Jean-Eric Vergne says he understands why Toro Rosso has dropped him for 2015 in favour of Dutch teenager Max Verstappen.

BANK NOT CLOSED TO HIGHER ECCLESTONE SETTLEMENT

Bernie Ecclestone looks set for new settlement talks.

21 AUGUST 2014

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Belgian GP - Thursday Press Conference

TROUBLED MARUSSIA SELLS CHILTON'S SEAT TO ROSSI

Kamui Kobayashi is not the only F1 regular sitting out this weekend's fabled Belgian grand prix.

ALONSO THE ONLY GENIUS IN F1 TODAY SAYS STEWART

Fernando Alonso is the best driver in formula one today.

ECCLESTONE SETTLED CASE FOR GOOD OF F1 SAYS LAWYER

Bernie Ecclestone ended his bribery trial with a record $100 million payment for the good of formula one.

FIA BANS FRIC OFFICIALLY

Fric has now been officially banned by F1's governing body.

NEW NURBURGRING OWNER MISSES PAYMENT DUE DATE

The Nurburgring's sale has hit a fork in the road.

RED BULL USING ELECTRIC ENGINE FOR PITSTOP PRACTICE

Red Bull was experimenting with an all-electric formula one car at Spa on Wednesday, publications reveal.

SAINZ ON HOLD AFTER VERSTAPPEN SIGNING

In the wake of Max Verstappen's signing, life goes on for two other drivers who were overtaken by the fresh-faced teenager.

FRIDAY DEBUT AT SOCHI VERY POSSIBLE SAYS SIROTKIN

Sergey Sirotkin is still hopeful he will make his F1 weekend debut in 2014.

WOLFF ADVISED VERSTAPPEN TO SIGN WITH RED BULL

Toto Wolff has admitted Mercedes came close to signing up F1 rookie sensation Max Verstappen.

KOBAYASHI USING SPA SIDELINE TO PONDER F1 HARMONY

Kamui Kobayashi will spend the Spa-Francorchamps weekend out of the cockpit and assessing the potential 'lack of harmony' in his racing life.

SAUBER POINTS AT FERRARI AMID 2014 CRISIS

Sauber has singled out its 'power unit' as a major cause of its struggles in 2014.

20 AUGUST 2014

CATERHAM VOWS TO SUE SACKED F1 STAFF

Caterham has hit back after it emerged sacked staff are moving to sue the backmarker team's new management.

F1 LOOKING AHEAD TO SUMMER SHUTDOWN

Tired faces left the Hungaroring paddock last Sunday looking forward to a break.

MEXICO COULD BE DOUBLE POINTS FINALE IN 2015

Mexico could close next year's world championship with a 'double points' finale.

YOUNG VERSTAPPEN THE BIG TALKING POINT AT SPA

F1 has emerged from its summer slumber, but the big talking point at Spa-Francorchamps will be a 16-year-old 'kid' who doesn't even have a license to drive a road car.

RUSSIA WILL GET F1 TRACK LICENSE SAYS WHITING

Sochi has cleared the final hurdle ahead of Russia's controversial inaugural grand prix this year.

VERGNE TARGETS 2015 AFTER CAREER BLOW

Jean-Eric Vergne insists he is not giving up on formula one.

CATERHAM TO ANNOUNCE ONE-OFF RACE FOR LOTTERER

Little doubt remains that Andre Lotterer will make his formula one race debut with Caterham this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps.

19 AUGUST 2014

RED BULL PUTS FUTURE IN HANDS OF TEENAGE HOPES

Max Verstappen and Daniil Kvyat are the future of Red Bull.

RUMOURS TIP LOTTERER FOR CATERHAM RACE DEBUT

The F1 rumour mill is alight with speculation Caterham is taking a new race driver to this weekend's Belgian grand prix.

FRIDAY DEBUT POSSIBLE FOR 2015 ROOKIE VERSTAPPEN

Toro Rosso has confirmed reports Max Verstappen will become F1's youngest ever race driver next year.

TORO ROSSO NEXT TEAM SET FOR NOSE CHANGES

Toro Rosso could be the next F1 team with 'nose news' looming.

18 AUGUST 2014

ALONSO SHOULD SPEND CAREER AT MARANELLO SAYS PIERO FERRARI

Enzo Ferrari's only living son says he wants Fernando Alonso to stay with the Maranello team for the rest of his F1 career.

LOPEZ HITS BACK AT GENII FINANCIAL REPORTS

Gerard Lopez has lashed back at reports suggesting Lotus team owner Genii is in dire financial health.

GUTIERREZ IN TALKS WITH OTHER TEAMS FOR 2015

Sauber driver Esteban Gutierrez has revealed his management is in talks with "other teams" about 2015.

LOTUS TO DROP TUSK NOSE FOR 2015

Lotus will drop its unique 'tusked' nose solution for the 2015 season.

DI RESTA DETERMINED TO RETURN TO F1

Former Force India driver Paul di Resta is not ready to give up on his formula one career.

AXED MARMORINI LASHES OUT AT FERRARI

Luca Marmorini has lashed out at Ferrari after being ousted as the fabled team's engine boss.

VERSTAPPEN NOT TOO YOUNG FOR 2015 DEBUT SAYS LAMMERS

Former grand prix driver Jan Lammers thinks 16-year-old Max Verstappen is ready for formula one.

RAVETTO CONFIRMS NEW NOSE FOR CATERHAM AT SPA

New team deputy Manfredi Ravetto has confirmed Caterham will debut a new nose at this weekend's Belgian grand prix.

14 AUGUST 2014

MONTEZEMOLO SLAMS GOSSIP ABOUT FERRARI DRIVERS

Luca di Montezemolo has dismissed "unfounded gossip" about Fernando Alonso's future at Ferrari.

ECCLESTONE ON HOLIDAY AFTER PAYING SETTLEMENT

Bernie Ecclestone's bribery trial and charges have been officially dropped, after the F1 supremo lodged his controversial $100 million settlement with Munich authorities.

MCLAREN LOOKING TO REFRESH DRIVER LINEUP SAYS BOULLIER

Eric Boullier has admitted McLaren is looking to eventually "refresh" its driver lineup.

MASSA WANTS WILLIAMS TO BEAT OLD TEAM FERRARI

Felipe Massa says his new team Williams is locked in a battle with Ferrari, for whom he raced in formula one for eight years until his ousting last year.

NASR SAYS SAUBER SEAT POSSIBLE FOR 2015

Felipe Nasr has set his sights on a 2015 race debut in formula one.

VERSTAPPEN PLAYS DOWN 2015 TORO ROSSO SEAT REPORTS

Max Verstappen's father has played down reports his son will make his formula one debut as a seventeen-year-old next March.

ALBERS NOT DENYING CATERHAM TO AXE DOUBLE NOSE

New team boss Christijan Albers is not denying Caterham will axe the 2014 car's unseemly nose.

13 AUGUST 2014

VERSTAPPEN CHOOSES RED BULL OVER MERCEDES

Red Bull has confirmed reports that highly-rated teenage rookie Max Verstappen has joined the energy drink company's driver development programme.

ANOTHER FITTIPALDI ON PATH TO F1

Max Verstappen, the son of F1 podium-sitter Jos who has joined Red Bull's famous driver programme, is not the only familiar name treading a path to the grand prix grid.

LOTUS, WILLIAMS SWAPPED F1 FORTUNES IN 2014

Even amid his pointless first half-season with Lotus, Pastor Maldonado has signed up with the Enstone team for 2015.

RED BULL UNLIKELY TO CATCH MERCEDES SAYS HORNER

Boss Christian Horner has admitted it is "unlikely" Red Bull will catch up with dominant Mercedes in 2014.

KOBAYASHI BACKS SWEEPING CHANGES AT CATERHAM

Kamui Kobayashi has backed the sweeping changes at Caterham, even though it has put his formula one future in doubt.

TOBACCO COMPANY PLAYS DOWN LOTUS RUMOURS

Imperial Tobacco has played down reports it is looking to return to formula one with Lotus.

FIA TO APPROVE RUSSIA GP TRACK NEXT WEEK

In just one week, Russia could get the final green-light for its inaugural grand prix.

12 AUGUST 2014

VETTEL TIRED AFTER DOMINANT RUN IN F1 SAYS HORNER

Part of Sebastian Vettel's problem in 2014 is that he is 'worn out', Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has revealed.

RENAULT AND FERRARI OUT-SPENT BY MERCEDES

Recently departed Renault F1 boss Jean-Michel Jalinier says the struggling French marque was out-spent as the sport entered its new V6 era.

11 AUGUST 2014

F1 PUSHING ON WITH RUSSIAN GP PLANS

Russia and formula one are pushing ahead with preparations for the country's inaugural grand prix.

MONTEZEMOLO REJECTS RUMOURS OF LEAVING FERRARI

Luca di Montezemolo has rejected claims he could be set to quit his post as Ferrari president.

VETTEL BUYS FATHER A FERRARI

Sebastian Vettel has bought his father a Ferrari.

RIVALS WILL COPY MERCEDES ENGINE SAYS SZAFNAUER

Force India chief Otmar Szafnauer is "sure" Mercedes' field-leading V6 engine concept will be copied by rivals Renault, Ferrari and Honda in 2015.

BANK REJECTS ECCLESTONE'S COMPENSATION OFFER

Bernie Ecclestone's legal troubles are not yet over.

SCHUMACHER MEDICAL RECORDS SUSPECT WAS GERMAN

The suspect accused of attempting to sell Michael Schumacher's medical records was from Germany, according to the latest reports.

8 AUGUST 2014

ALONSO DENIES RUMOURS OVER F1 FUTURE

Fernando Alonso has taken time out of his summer vacation to deny speculation about his future.

OUTRAGE AS MONZA'S PARABOLICA RUN-OFF ASPHALTED

F1's summer break has not stopped a cry of outrage at news the iconic Parabolica corner at historic Monza has been altered ahead of next month's Italian grand prix.

7 AUGUST 2014

2014 MCLAREN A LABORATORY FOR HONDA SAYS BOULLIER

McLaren's current car is a "rolling laboratory" for the start of the works Honda era beginning in 2015.

ROOKIE KVYAT HITS BACK AT CRITICISM

Daniil Kvyat, the youngest rookie in formula one, has hit back at suggestions formula one drivers lack the hero status of the sport's past stars.

FERRARI COULD LEARN FROM WILLIAMS EXPERIENCE SAYS MASSA

Ferrari could learn from Williams' recovery from the doldrums of the British team's past few seasons.

GERMAN CHARITY SURPRISED BY $1M ECCLESTONE PAYMENT

Officials of a German children's charity were completely surprised when it emerged Bernie Ecclestone would pay them $1 million.

SAUBER TO STAY WITH FERRARI

Sauber has vowed to "stay together" with its engine supplier Ferrari.

SCHUMACHER MEDICAL RECORDS SUSPECT COMMITS SUICIDE

The Michael Schumacher camp is "stunned and shocked" as the story of the F1 legend's skiing crash and recovery took a tragic twist this week.

6 AUGUST 2014

ECCLESTONE HAILS CAPITALIST COURT SETTLEMENT

Bernie Ecclestone on Wednesday hailed the "capitalist system" that saw him escape a bribery trial by paying the German court a record $100 million settlement.

SCHUMACHER MANAGER WEBER SLAMS COMPLAINING WIMP DRIVERS

Willi Weber, famous for making his fortune as Michael Schumacher's 'Mr 20 per cent' manager, has joined those decrying the new face of formula one.

ALONSO WANTS $50M PER YEAR FOR NEW FERRARI DEAL

Multiple authoritative media sources claim Fernando Alonso wants almost $50 million a year to sign a new contract with Ferrari.

ECCLESTONE GOES BACK TO WORK ON F1

Bernie Ecclestone is going straight back to work after agreeing a $100 million deal to end his bribery trial in Munich.

MERCEDES COSTA RULES OUT FERRARI RETURN

Aldo Costa insists he is "sorry" to see his old team Ferrari struggle in formula one.

RAIKKONEN TO BE FATHER

Kimi Raikkonen looks set to race into the world of fatherhood.

5 AUGUST 2014

JUDGE ENDS ECCLESTONE TRIAL AFTER $100M DEAL

Bernie Ecclestone walked out of court on Tuesday with the corruption scandal that threatened to end his F1 reign and leave him in jail effectively over.

ECCLESTONE CORRUPTION ACQUITTAL SET FOR TUESDAY?

Bernie Ecclestone is expected to put the corruption scandal behind him on Tuesday and return full-time to formula one.

ONLY EMERGENCY TEAM ORDERS AT MERCEDES SAYS ZETSCHE

Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche insists there will be "no team orders" to settle the outcome of the title battle between warring Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

VERSTAPPEN NOT DENYING 2015 TORO ROSSO DEBUT RUMOURS

Max Verstappen's father has admitted the 16-year-old might be fast-tracked into formula one with a Toro Rosso race seat.

BIANCHI NOT RULING OUT 2015 FERRARI RACE SEAT

Jules Bianchi is no longer ruling out a move to Ferrari for 2015.

PEREZ SAYS HULKENBERG STRONGEST F1 TEAMMATE

Sergio Perez has singled out Nico Hulkenberg as "the strongest teammate I've had in formula one".

NO F1 POPULARITY CRISIS MEETING FOR NOW

F1 chiefs have now cancelled until further notice a scheduled meeting of the newly-formed 'popularity working group'.

4 AUGUST 2014

MARMORINI MOVES TO RENAULT AFTER FERRARI EXIT

Mere days after officially leaving Ferrari, Luca Marmorini looks set to take another high-profile job in formula one.

INDYCAR DRIVER LINKED WITH HONDA F1 TEST

A leading contender to become a test driver for Honda's F1 return has emerged.

MELBOURNE SECURES PLACE ON F1 CALENDAR

The future of the Australian grand prix is secure.

WOLFF BEGINS SUMMER BREAK IN HOSPITAL

Toto Wolff began his summer break in hospital, the German newspaper Bild am Sonntag reports.

F1 TO WELCOME ECCLESTONE COURT SETTLEMENT SAYS LAUDA

Niki Lauda says F1 should "welcome" the news that Bernie Ecclestone looks to have settled the high-profile corruption case that threatened his role at the top of the sport.

GLOCK NOT LOOKING FOR F1 RETURN

Timo Glock has admitted he has all but given up on the thought of returning to formula one.

MARKO EYES F1 DEBUT FOR ROOKIE VERSTAPPEN

Red Bull may not be giving up on hot talent Max Verstappen.

MERCEDES NOT ENDING CONTRACT WITH INJURED SCHUMACHER

Mercedes has vowed to stick with Michael Schumacher as the F1 legend continues his recovery from a skiing fall last December.

2 AUGUST 2014

ECCLESTONE TO KEEP F1 JOB AFTER $100M COURT DEAL?

Bernie Ecclestone looks set to avoid jail and retain control of formula one.

1 AUGUST 2014

MALLYA GRANTED BAIL ON TAX CASE IN INDIA

Although the meeting was ultimately cancelled, it was expected that one of the touted 'popularity working group' protagonists would be Vijay Mallya.

LOTUS OWNER'S LOSSES, DEBTS CONTINUE TO WORSEN?

Alarming news about the financial health of Lotus team owner Gerard Lopez has emerged.

MARMORINI OUT AT FERRARI, HAKKINEN WORRIES ABOUT FRY

Weeks after the rumours first emerged, Ferrari has this week finally admitted that engine boss Luca Marmorini is leaving the Italian team.

MCLAREN RUMOURS NATURAL FOR ON-FORM BOTTAS SAYS HAKKINEN

Mika Hakkinen has acknowledged rumours linking his protege Valtteri Bottas with McLaren.

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