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Marchionne Reiterates Ferrari Quit Threat...Again

With talk turning to Formula 1’s 2021 rules overhaul, <b>Sergio Marchionne</b> has yet again threatened to pull <b>Scuderia Ferrari</b> from the sport if the new …

Motorsport

Williams reveals financial results for 2017

After announcing a slight increase in profits from its Formula One team during 2017, Williams has underlined the importance of a more level playing …

Motorsport

F1 had the wrong approach to cost saving for 15 years - Lowe

F1 had taken the wrong approach to cost-saving in the sport for over 15 years until Liberty Media's latest prososals, according to Williams chief …

Formula One

Alonso "Don't Care So Much" Over Performance of Ferrari and Honda

<b>McLaren F1 Team</b>‘s <b>Fernando Alonso</b> says he “don’t care so much” about the performances of his former teams and partners.<p><b>Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda</b> …

Motor Racing

Tost applauds 'best-ever situation' for Toro Rosso

2018-04-19 16:59<p>Franz Tost (Getty)<p>Cape Town - Team principal <b>Franz Tost</b> believes the future is looking good for <b>Toro Rosso</b> following a successful start …

Sport (South Africa)

Where Santana meets Khaliji

“This is love! This is Peace!” he said, as the elated audience cheered wildly. A fiery female drummer added dimensions to his smooth electric guitar. …

South India

Formula 1: Fuel limit increase among changes for 2019 season

An increase to the fuel limit is the primary change of the three changes to the regulations for the 2019 Formula 1 season.<p>The FIA have confirmed that …

Motorsport

Daniel Ricciardo considering 'other options' unless Red Bull improves

<b>(CNN) —</b> Just days after securing his first win of the season at the Chinese Grand Prix, Daniel Ricciardo has cast doubt on his Red Bull future.<p>The Australian came from sixth on the grid to top the podium Sunday, leaving the battle for the Championship wide open, with fewer than 25 points separating …

Auto Racing

Fuel limit increased to allow 'full power' racing in 2019

Among a number of rule tweaks for the 2019 Formula One season, the FIA has announced it will increase the fuel allowance for each car with the aim of …

Motorsport

Tug of war begins for Lando Norris

<b>If any proof is needed that 18-year-old Lando Norris is the hottest property on the fringes of Formula 1, they will be dispelled by the fact that</b> …

Motor Racing

F1 bosses give themselves until end of May to agree on new engine rules

<b>Formula 1 bosses have given themselves just over six weeks to agree on new engine rules for the 2021 season.</b><p>Governing body the FIA reiterated at two meetings of senior figures on Tuesday its desire to introduce simplified version of the current 1.6-litre turbo hybrids.<p>It has set a deadline of the …

Motorsport

Raikkonen Unsure on Order of Competitiveness, Believes it Might Change by Race

The competitive order of the cars in the 2018 season might depend on the track and the tyres, believes <b>Scuderia Ferrari</b> driver <b>Kimi …

Auto Racing

Williams "Will Close" If There's No Budget Cap - Claire Williams

<b>Claire Williams</b> has stated that <b>Williams Martini Racing</b> “will close” if a proposed budget cap doesn’t come to fruition in 2021.<p>Formula 1 owners <b>Liberty</b> …

Motorsport

Verstappen disgraced the sport with his latest move

F1 Grand Prix, GP China, Shanghai International Ciruit<p>Max Verstappen caused a stir again in today’s Chinese Grand Prix by ramming his Red Bull into …

Auto Racing

Motor racing: Gasly comes back down to earth with a bump

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Pierre Gasly's Bahrain Grand Prix heroics were a distant memory in China on Sunday after he was penalized for colliding with Toro Rosso team mate Brendon Hartley.<p>The French driver, an impressive fourth at Sakhir last weekend for the Honda-powered Italian Formula One team, …

Formula One

Ricciardo: "Awesome" win worth 50 races like Bahrain

Daniel Ricciardo believes his Chinese Grand Prix victory is worth “50” bad experiences like the disastrous race in Bahrain that left him frustrated …

Auto Racing

Daniel Ricciardo overtaking masterclass wins combative F1 Chinese Grand Prix

Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo provided a fine example of overtaking prowess to triumph at a feisty Chinese Grand Prix, which saw championship leader …

Auto Racing

Has Formula One Ever Actually Been Good?

Chances are, if you’ve ever tuned into a Formula 1 race broadcast, read a Formula 1 article, or popped onto Twitter during a Formula 1 race, you’ve …

Formula One

McLaren were Expecting More Qualifying Struggles in China – Boullier

The <b>McLaren F1 Team</b> was expecting a difficult Qualifying session for the <b>Chinese Grand Prix</b> on Sunday according to racing director <b>Eric Boullier</b>, …

Auto Racing

Ferrari: $570 Million F1 Budget Revealed

Ferrari is Formula One auto racing’s most famous team and as we recently revealed it has the biggest budget. However, its latest financial statements contain the stunning revelation that its research and development costs are actually reversing.<p>For decades Ferrari’s finances were shrouded in …

Motorsport

Verstappen: Ferrari have found a turbo button

<b>Max Verstappen lacked the ammunition to take on Ferrari or Mercedes in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix, but was satisfied with fourth place and</b> …

Formula One

Sergey Sirotkin: "We’ve done some good work through the weekend"

<b>Sergey Sirotkin</b> felt getting so close to escaping from the first phase of Qualifying for the <b>Chinese Grand Prix</b> shows that <b>Williams Martini Racing</b> has …

Auto Racing

Horner: Foot oscillation caused Verstappen crash in Bahrain

<b></b><b>In the aftermath of his Bahrain Grand Prix qualifying accident, Max Verstappen was adamant that he lost control of his car because of an unexpected</b> …

Auto Racing

Ricciardo criticises Bottas after Bahrain GP

<b>STICKING TO THE BULL:</b> Daniel Ricciardo is relieved to finally make it public that he'll be with Red Bull until the end of 2018. <i>Image: AP / The</i> …

Auto Racing

Vettel’s power unit saved after Bahrain struggles

After a thorough inspection on Sebastian Vettel’s control electronics unit, Ferrari confirmed that the part which caused problems in the final free …

Formula One

Verstappen at odds with Red Bull over Bahrain crash

Last weekend, Max Verstappen’s 2018 season continued to look rather rookie like at Bahrain when the young Dutchman span out inexplicably during …

Formula One

Marko: The McLaren cannot be as great as they claim

<b></b><b>Last year McLaren convinced themselves and anyone who would listen that their chassis was the best on the grid, according to them only their</b> …

Motorsport

Red Bull need 'miracle' to fix Ricciardo engine for qualifying

Red Bull faces a race against time to get Daniel Ricciardo's car fixed before Chinese Grand Prix qualifying after his latest engine problem in FP3.

Auto Racing

Motor racing: McLaren fined 5,000 euros for unsafe pitstop

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - McLaren have been fined 5,000 euros ($6,161.00) after the Formula One team’s Belgian driver Stoffel Vandoorne was released from the pits with a loose wheel during Friday's Chinese Grand Prix practice.<p>Vandoorne brought his McLaren to a halt in the closing stages of the second …

Motor Racing

Ferrari introduces extra pit stop safety measures to avoid Bahrain repeat

SHANGHAI, China -- Ferrari has put "additional measures" in place to avoid a repeat of the incident that left a mechanic with a broken leg during a …

Formula One