2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix: 71,541 fans attended the most spectacular race of season!

03.07.2017 [19:33]
Baku City Circuit (BCC) today announced that 71,541 Formula 1 fans - old and new - attended the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, the second successive street race to be hosted in the Azerbaijani capital. ...

Stewart brands Vettel “irresponsible” for Baku swipe at Hamilton

01.07.2017 [21:00]
Three-time Formula 1 World Champion Sir Jackie Stewart says Sebastian Vettel made “a large mistake” when he banged wheels under safety car conditions with Lewis Hamilton in Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix, according to motorsport.com Stewart believes that Vettel’s lack of mind management was to blame for him ...

Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix successfully ended
 President Ilham Aliyev watched Opening Ceremony and final race

25.06.2017 [22:15]
The 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix has successfully wrapped up in Baku. Azerbaijan has excellently hosted another major international sporting event. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, first lady Mehriban Aliyeva and family members watched ...

Red Bull Racing's Daniel Ricciardo wins Azerbaijan Grand Prix
 President Ilham Aliyev presented the cup to the winner

25.06.2017 [21:25]
Red Bull Racing's Daniel Ricciardo emerged a shock winner in a remarkably chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix, punctuated by a huge flare-up in the rivalry between title rivals Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton, according to motorsport.com ...

Gabala FC sign French midfielder

25.06.2017 [14:35]
Azerbaijani football club Gabala have announced the signing of French Steeven Joseph-Monrose on a two-year contract. The 27-year-old midfielder has played for French clubs AS Bondy, RC Lens and LB Châteauroux, and Belgian Kortrijk and Genk. ...

Lewis Hamilton has done the fastest lap at Baku ever

25.06.2017 [12:52]
The second racing day at Baku City Circuit was the day of crashes, records and top performers. From the very first Formula 1 session in the morning to the night concert of The Black Eyed Peas and Nicole Scherzinger 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix was ...

Baku pace shows Red Bull development working – Horner

24.06.2017 [19:37]
Red Bull boss Christian Horner says that Max Verstappen's strong Friday form in Baku proves that the team's development programme is paying dividends, according to motorsport.com. Tracks with long straights like Baku are always a concern for the team ...

Bottas leads FP3 as Vettel, Verstappen hit trouble

24.06.2017 [19:31]
Valtteri Bottas edged out Kimi Raikkonen to lead the way in final free practice for the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix at Baku. The Finn clocked a 1m42.742s on the supersoft Pirelli tyres to finish 0.095 seconds clear of Ferrari's Raikkonen ...

Massa says Williams "in the fight" despite P11

24.06.2017 [17:25]
Felipe Massa is upbeat about the form of Williams in Baku despite finishing FP2 in 11th place after he was hampered by traffic and yellow flags on new tyres, according to Motorsport ...

Verstappen hails best Friday of 2017 despite "weird" crash

24.06.2017 [17:08]
Max Verstappen hailed Friday practice for Formula 1's Azerbaijan Grand Prix as Red Bull's best session of the year despite crashing late on, according to Motorsport. The Dutchman topped the two sessions, with teammate Daniel Ricciardo in the top three in both, but ended up in the barriers ...

Alonso up to 40-place grid penalty in Baku

24.06.2017 [16:58]
McLaren-Honda has confirmed that Fernando Alonso is now up to a 40-place grid penalty for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, as the result of engine changes made this weekend. The Spaniard had arrived in Baku well aware that he was taking a penalty as the result of the introduction of an upgraded ...

Max Verstappen beat all the opponents and crashed his car on the first day of Grand Prix

24.06.2017 [15:32]
The Red Bull Racing driver set the fastest time of both practice sessions while lots of cars hit the barriers on the action-packed day at Baku City Circuit. The first day of 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix was full of surprises, crashes and emotions ...

Azerbaijan Grand Prix in numbers

24.06.2017 [15:22]
Baku City Circuit – Fast Facts for the Fastest Track. ...

Ross Brown announced major changes in Formula 1 for 2021

24.06.2017 [15:12]
Managing Director of the world championship promised to help new teams and explained how the technical regulations are changing. ...

Second day of Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix kicks off

24.06.2017 [12:20]
Second day of the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix started in Baku. F1 first and second free practice sessions were held June 23. Qualification races will be held today after the third practice session. On June 25, Baku will host the 2017 Formula ...

Tarkan performs at Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

24.06.2017 [10:29]
Turkish singer Tarkan performed on stage during Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Born in Germany and raised in Turkey, Tarkan has achieved multi-platinum status with sales well in excess of 29 million albums ...

Thursday press-conference: what drivers said about Baku City Circuit

23.06.2017 [16:48]
Several Formula 1 drivers shared their thoughts about Azerbaijan Grand Prix, team orders and complicated battle for points ...

Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix kicks off

23.06.2017 [11:24]
The 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix kicked off in Baku. Ten teams, two drivers in each, will compete on the six kilometer Baku City Circuit. ...

Anar Alakbarov: Formula 1 competitions once again demonstrated Azerbaijan's high organizational capabilities to the world

23.06.2017 [10:54]
“Trend” News Agency interviewed President of the Azerbaijan Automobile Federation Anar Alakbarov on the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. AZERTAC presents the interview. ...