Daniil Kvyat: Baku track is absolutely different than others
Formula 1 driver of Toro Rosso Daniil Kvyat shared his impressions with the Baku City Circuit. AZERTAC presents the interview ...
Pirelli planning new wet F1 tyres for China

Pirelli planning new wet F1 tyres for China

03.03.2017 [22:42]
Pirelli is hoping to evaluate revised wet compounds in time for the Chinese Grand Prix after admitting that the ones tested at Barcelona were not ideal, according to motorsport.com. Formula 1's official tyre supplier had been tasked with improving the characteristics ...
Azerbaijan simplifies visa procedures for 2017 Formula 1 Grand Prix

Azerbaijan simplifies visa procedures for 2017 Formula 1 Grand Prix

02.03.2017 [22:12]
President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order simplifying visa procedures for foreigners and stateless persons traveling to the Republic of Azerbaijan in connection with the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Under the presidential order, foreign citizens and stateless persons traveling ...
Manor entry withdrawal ends F1 2017 return hopes

Manor entry withdrawal ends F1 2017 return hopes

02.03.2017 [17:00]
Manor’s hopes of a last-minute rescue deal to return to the Formula 1 grid have evaporated, as the team officially withdrew its entry to the 2017 championship, according to motorsport.com ...
McLaren and BP Castrol confirm technical collaboration

McLaren and BP Castrol confirm technical collaboration

13.02.2017 [17:09]
McLaren has confirmed that it has joined forces with fuel company BP and its lubricant division Castrol for the provision of Formula 1 fuels and lubricant technology as well as the supply of products for McLaren Automotive, according to F1i Magazine ...
Tickets for 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix still on sale

Tickets for 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix still on sale

11.02.2017 [14:49]
A variety of ticket options for the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix are still available to purchase online via www.bakucitycircuit.com. The second successive Formula 1 race to be staged on the streets of Azerbaijan’s capital city is scheduled ...
Baku City Circuit to host international conference on the benefits of hosting major sports events

Baku City Circuit to host international conference on the benefits of hosting major sports events

11.02.2017 [13:48]
Baku City Circuit (BCC), promoter of the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, today announced it will host the inaugural Conference on the Benefits of Hosting Major Sports Events (BHMSE) in association with the American Chamber of Commerce in ...
Ferrari to conduct Pirelli's F1 wet weather test

Ferrari to conduct Pirelli's F1 wet weather test

04.02.2017 [19:16]
Ferrari will be conducting Pirelli's wet weather test in a 2015-modified mule car next week, according to motorsport.com. The F1 tyre supplier has up to 25 car days in a season in which to test improvements to the design of its rubber. Pirelli motorsport boss Paul Hembery ...
McLaren drops MP4 from new F1 car name

McLaren drops MP4 from new F1 car name

03.02.2017 [18:35]
McLaren is breaking with tradition this year in the naming of its Formula 1 car, dropping the MP4 tag that has been used since 1981. According to Motor Sport, the Woking-based outfit announced on Friday that its 2017 ...
Academy of Baku City Circuit Operations Company inaugurated

Academy of Baku City Circuit Operations Company inaugurated

03.02.2017 [10:42]
Head office of the Baku City Circuit (BCC) Operations Company hosted an opening ceremony of the newly established academy for volunteer activities. Addressing the opening ceremony, the Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov, ...
2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix one & two-day tickets on sale now

2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix one & two-day tickets on sale now

02.02.2017 [21:43]
Baku City Circuit launch new ticket options for fans as early bird phase draws to a close. Baku City Circuit today announced the release of new one and two-day ticket options for the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, which will be available to purchase online via www.bakucitycircuit.com. The second successive Formula 1 ...
Renault F1 team confirms switch to BP/Castrol

Renault F1 team confirms switch to BP/Castrol

26.01.2017 [21:04]
Renault has confirmed it will be joining McLaren in switching fuel suppliers to BP/Castrol in 2017, following months of speculation about its plans for the season ahead, according to Motorsport.com ...
Media accreditation for Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to start on February 20

Media accreditation for Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to start on February 20

25.01.2017 [15:50]
Media accreditation for Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix will start on February 20, Baku City Circuit’s Head of Marketing and Communications, Nigar Arpardarai said. The deadline for media access to the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix is ...
Baku hosts F1 2-day journalism trainings

Baku hosts F1 2-day journalism trainings

25.01.2017 [10:40]
2-day trainings for sports journalists organized by the Baku City Circuit and the Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Training and Sports have started. The trainings, “Drive the story: The 2017 Grand Prix of Azerbaijan Journalism Training”, are conducted by industry expert Dan Mason ...
Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix stand proves highlight for fans at Autosport International Show

Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix stand proves highlight for fans at Autosport International Show

23.01.2017 [18:46]
The Baku City Circuit team visited Birmingham, England where the newest circuit on the F1 calendar made its first appearance at the internationally renowned Autosport International car racing show at the NEC Arena. Autosport International is Europe's largest indoor pre-season motorsport event ...
Liberty Media stockholders approve F1 acquisition plan

Liberty Media stockholders approve F1 acquisition plan

18.01.2017 [18:31]
Liberty Media's plans to take control of Formula 1 took a further step forward on Tuesday as stockholders voted in favor of its proposed bid, and approved a name change to “Formula One Group", according to motorsport.com ...
Baku to host F1 Journalism Training

Baku to host F1 Journalism Training

15.01.2017 [13:20]
Baku City Circuit in cooperation with Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Education and Sports Executive Education will organize “Drive the story: The 2017 Grand Prix of Azerbaijan Journalism Training” delivered by industry expert Dan Mason and guest speaker, F1 commentator - Alexey Popov on January 24-25 ...
Pirelli reveal tire choices for Bahrain and Russia

Pirelli reveal tire choices for Bahrain and Russia

12.01.2017 [20:13]
The tire compounds for the Bahrain and Russian Grand Prix, the third and fourth races of the 2017 Formula 1 season, have been announced by Pirelli, according to motorsportstribune.com. The third round will feature medium ...
New rules will produce "meaner" F1 cars – McLaren

New rules will produce "meaner" F1 cars – McLaren

09.01.2017 [21:45]
McLaren technical director Tim Goss thinks the new Formula 1 regulations will produce cars that look "mean" and "cool", according to motorsport.com. This year's F1 cars will feature wider tyres and significantly enhanced aerodynamics, with the aim of reducing laptimes ...