November 18, 2018

Bahrain F1 Grand Prix “not on”- Ecclestone

Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has said October's reinstated Bahrain F1 Grand Prix cannot go ahead despite the FIA reinstating it on the racing calendar for October. The race was due to open the F1 season in March but was called off because of civil unrest in Bahrainwith dozens of protesters … [Read more...]

Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco F1 Grand Prix for Red Bull

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel won the Monaco F1 Grand Prix for the first time and increased his lead in the F1 drivers. A late safety car stalled the challenge of McLaren's Jenson Button, and Ferrari's Fernando Alonso. Alonso finished second, Button third and Red Bull's Mark Webber fourth. … [Read more...]

Lewis Hamilton wins China F1 Grand Prix for McLaren

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton chased down championship leader Sebastian Vettel with four laps to go for a thrilling victory in todays China Formula 1 Grand Prix. Red Bull's stranglehold on the title race took a hit as Hamilton made the most of fresher tyres and smarter tactics. Jensen Button was … [Read more...]

Sebastian Vettel takes pole for Chinese F1 GP

Red Bull F1 driver Sebastian Vettel has taken yet another pole position in a dominant qualifying performance for Sundays Chinese Formula One Grand Prix. It is the third straight pole start of the season for Vettel. If the trend continues it will be his third straight win as well. Following … [Read more...]

Red Bull F1 Dismiss Lewis Hamilton link

Red Bull F1 team boss Christian Horner has squashed speculation that Lewis Hamilton may leave McLaren and drive for Red Bull in the future. Last week, Red Bull adviser Helmut Marko said "with his aggression and speed, Hamilton must always be a topic". Horner has clarified those comments by … [Read more...]

F1 car smashes Bathurst lap record

A Formula One car driven by McLaren driver Jenson Button has set a new lap record at Bathurst that shaved nearly 20 seconds off Craig Lowndes record set last year in a Holden Commodore. V8 fans need not stress though as Button's time of 1 minute 48 seconds is 'unofficial' and Lowndes mark of 2 … [Read more...]

Sebastian Vettel signs Red Bull F1 extention

Formula 1 World champion Sebastian Vettel has extended his contract with Red Bull a further two years to take him through to the end of 2014. Red Bull were determined to hang onto their star driver in the hope that the 23 year old will be a long term fixture with the team. Red Bull team boss … [Read more...]

Bahrain F1 Grand Prix Cancelled

The Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix has been cancelled by organisers because of the civil unrest in the Gulf state. The race was due to take place on 13 March in Sakhir and F1 supremo Bernie Eccelstone had said hours ago that he was leaving it up to local organisers to advise him if it was safe to … [Read more...]

Mark Webber regains F1 lead as Hamilton crashes

Fernando Alonso has won the Italian F1 Grand Prix at Monza for Ferrari while Drivers Championship leader McLarens Lewis Hamilton crashed on first corner. Alonso started from pole but Jenson Button passed him before the first corner. Lewis Hamilton had made a a fast start moving into fourth but … [Read more...]

Ferrari escape further punishment over ‘team orders’

The US$100,000 fine given to Ferrari by stewards at the German Grand Prix for using 'team orders' has been upheld. The FIA have decided to impose no further punishment for the incident where Felipe Massa was told cryptically to let Fernando Alonso pass him. Even though the rule breech of article … [Read more...]

Lewis Hamilton wins Belguim F1 GP and tops drivers championship

Lewis Hamilton has won the Belgian Grand Prix for McLaren Mercedes after taking the lead at the first corner and driving on as carnage reigned behind him. Hamilton now has replaces Red Bull's Mark Webber at the top of the World Drivers Championship standings, with Webber having to settle for … [Read more...]

Mark Webber Wins Hungarian F1 GP and leads Drivers Championship

Red Bull's Mark Webber has won the Hungarian Grand Prix and taken over at the top of the Formula One World Drivers Championship. Teammate Sebastian Vettel had to settle for 3rd after what was looking like an easy victory went pear shaped when he followed too close to the safety car and got pinged … [Read more...]