NEWS ARCHIVE

31 MARCH 2010

LOTUS TO RUN FAIRUZ FAUZY IN FIRST PRACTICE

The Malaysian backed Lotus team will run it's reserve driver Fairuz Fauzy in the first practice session on friday at the Malaysian Grand Prix.

29 MARCH 2010

PLEASE RAIN ON MY PARADE LAP

So it seems reports of Formula 1's death have been greatly exaggerated. After the yawn-fest in Bahrain, the magic returned with a sprinkling of Melbourne rain and it's as if there was never a problem with the sport's health. As John Travolta waved the chequered flag, this looked very much a sport 'staying alive'.

28 MARCH 2010

RACE REPORT - BUTTON CALLS THE SHOTS IN AUSTRALIA

Jenson Button put in the drive of a champion as he took his first victory for McLaren at a stunning Australian Grand Prix ahead of Robert Kubica's Renault and the Ferrari of Felipe Massa.

RACE NOTES - JENSON BUTTON WINS AUSTRALIAN GP

Australian GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Australian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Australian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Australian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Australian GP - Race Results

27 MARCH 2010

QUALIFYING REPORT - FINE VETTEL DOMINATES

Australian GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Australian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Australian GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Australian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Australian GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - WEBBER SETS HOME PULSES RACING

Australian GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Australian GP - Practice 3 Results

26 MARCH 2010

HAMILTON BOOKED BY POLICE FOR "IMPROPER USE OF A VEHICLE"

After posting the fastest time Friday afternoon during practice for the Australian Grand Prix, 2008 World Champion Lewis Hamilton was booked by the police for spinning his wheels in a street car.

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - HAMILTON LEADS MCLAREN 1-2

Australian GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Australian GP - Friday Photos

VIRGIN ON EMPTY

Virgin Racing has applied to the FIA for dispensation to homologate a new chassis for May's Spanish Grand Prix after it admitted that it has miscalculated the size of its fuel tank.

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Australian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Australian GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Australian GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - KUBICA QUICKEST

Australian GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Australian GP - Practice 1 Results

25 MARCH 2010

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Australian GP - Thursday Press Conference

FERRARI EXTENDS SHELL DEAL

Scuderia Ferrari has renewed it's sponsorship deal with Shell for the next five years, until the end of 2015.

23 MARCH 2010

FORCE INDIA TO RUN DI RESTA IN FIRST PRACTICE

Force India has announced that the team's reserve driver Paul di Resta will replace Adrian Sutil in the first practice session at the Australian Grand Prix.

22 MARCH 2010

SPA TUNNEL COLLAPSES

This past Sunday at the Spa Francorchamps circuit, the home of the Belgium Grand Prix, a section of tunnel collapsed.

19 MARCH 2010

FIA INVITES NEW TEAMS TO APPLY FOR 2011

The FIA has announced the opening of a new selection process to find possible entrants for the 2011 Formula 1 season.

ITALIAN GP EXTENDS DEAL THROUGH 2016

Monza officials have secured a deal to extend their current contract to host the Italian Grand Prix at the circuit until 2016, heading off rumors that a proposed Rome street race would take the race away.

MARK GALLAGHER Q&A

A post Bahrain Q&A with Cosworth's Mark Gallagher, the F1 Business Unit General Manager.

18 MARCH 2010

JUMPING TO CONCLUSIONS

There were high expectations leading into the Bahrain Grand Prix by F1 insiders and fans alike of close competition in 2010, but since the first race the general feeling spreading in the media is that the race was "boring" and there have already been calls to introduce rules to make the racing more exciting.

VIJAY MALLYA Q&A

A post Bahrain Q&A with Force India's Team Principal Vijay Mallya:

16 MARCH 2010

SAUBER TO REQUEST NAME CHANGE

Peter Sauber is looking to make an application to change the name of his formula one team sometime this season.

15 MARCH 2010

RACE REPORT - ALONSO'S DREAM DEBUT

The record books will say Fernando Alonso won the 2010 Bahrain Grand Prix on his debut for Ferrari, with team mate Felipe Massa in second place, in what was the first 1-2 finish for the Italian team since the French GP of 2008. The record books will also say Sebastian Vettel finished the race in fourth, but he really deserved more than he got...

14 MARCH 2010

RACE NOTES - ALONSO WINS BAHRAIN GP IN FERRARI 1-2

Bahrain GP - Race Notes

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Bahrain GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Bahrain GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Bahrain GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Bahrain GP - Race Results

13 MARCH 2010

QUALIFYING REPORT - VETTEL TAKES BAHRAIN POLE

Bahrain GP - Qualifying Report

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Bahrain GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Bahrain GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Bahrain GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Bahrain GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - FERNANDO ALONSO QUICKEST

Bahrain GP - Practice 3 Report

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Bahrain GP - Practice 3 Results

12 MARCH 2010

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - NICO ROSBERG TOPS SECOND PRACTICE IN BAHRAIN

Bahrain GP - Practice 2 Report

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Bahrain GP - Friday Photos

SINGHA BEER INCREASES SPONSORSHIP ON RED BULL RACING

Red Bull Racing has announced that Singha Beer, which has a team supplier for the past two years, has increased their sponsorship to become a team partner for this season.

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Bahrain GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Bahrain GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Bahrain GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - ADRIAN SUTIL FASTEST IN BAHRAIN FIRST PRACTICE

Bahrain GP - Practice 1 Report

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Bahrain GP - Practice 1 Results

11 MARCH 2010

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Bahrain GP - Thursday Press Conference

MCLAREN RULED LEGAL

The McLaren-Mercedes chassis has passed pre-race scrutineering today, in Bahrain, in preparation for the Grand Prix on Sunday.

FIA RE-OPENS SELECTION PROCESS FOR 2011

The Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), F1's governing body, announced today that it will re-open the selection process for a potential 13th team to enter Formula One for the 2011 season.

8 MARCH 2010

RACING LEGEND STIRLING MOSS INJURED IN FALL

Stirling Moss (80) suffered a serious accident over the weekend as a result of a malfunctioning lift.

5 MARCH 2010

IAN PHILLIPS LEAVING FORCE INDIA

Force India has announced that Ian Phillips, the director of business affairs, is leaving the team.

4 MARCH 2010

RENAULT F1 TEAM ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH LADA

Renault F1 has announced a sponsorship deal with the Russian car builder Lada, which will see the firm's logo on the car and team overalls.

3 MARCH 2010

FIA ISSUES 2010 FORMULA ONE ENTRY LIST

The FIA has issued the final 2010 entry list, which does not include the USF1 Team - nor Stefan GP.

TEAM US F1 LOSES GRID SLOT

The FIA issued a statement today that the USF1 Team will not be in a position to participate in the 2010 FIA Formula One World Championship.

CAMPOS TO RACE AS HISPANIA RACING F1 TEAM

The Campos Meta 1 team will change it's name to HRT F1 - Hispania Racing F1 Team, and will announce their driver line-up Thursday afternoon at a press conference in Murcia, Spain.

2 MARCH 2010

LOTUS ANNOUNCES CNN PARTNERSHIP

Lotus Racing has announced a partnership with CNN International.