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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

Hulkenberg: Renault will still be in build-up phase in 2017

28.12.2016 [17:21]
Renault's new signing Nico Hulkenberg believes the 2017 Formula 1 season will be another "build-up" campaign for the French manufacturer, according to motosport.com. Renault had a tough time with its works team's comeback year in F1 in 2016 ...

Aston Martin extends Red Bull Racing deal

07.12.2016 [17:11]
British sportscar manufacturer Aston Martin has extended its sponsorship deal with Red Bull, following a tie-up that began at last year's Australian Grand Prix, according to motorsport.com. ...

Registration for 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix Marshaling programme is now open

05.12.2016 [21:55]
On December 5, Baku Marshals Club (BMC), operating under the auspices of Baku City Circuit (BCC) launched the Marshals’ recruitment campaign for the 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to be held in Baku on June 23-25, according to the official website of Baku City Circuit ...

Monza returns on 2017 European F3 calendar

01.12.2016 [21:16]
Monza will return to the European Formula 3 calendar in 2017, it has been confirmed by the FIA World Motor Sport Council, according to motorsport. The legendary Italian track appears as the second venue on a 10-round schedule that ...

No Le Mans clash for Azerbaijan's renamed race on new 2017 calendar

01.12.2016 [11:26]
The FIA has confirmed the final 2017 F1 calendar which will feature 20 races, one fewer than this year. The German Grand Prix, which was held at the Hockenheimring this year, will not take place in 2017. ...

Ferrari sends greetings to Massa ahead of F1 swansong

24.11.2016 [20:29]
Ferrari has sent a message to wish its former driver Felipe Massa all the best in his future endeavours, as the Brazilian prepares to bring the curtain down on his Formula One career after 15 seasons in the top flight. ...

“Formula-1 European Grand Prix tickets will be available for reasonable price in the new season”

24.11.2016 [18:53]
“Formula-1 European Grand Prix tickets will be available for reasonable price in the new season,” said Nigar Arpadarai, National Press Officer of the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe. Nigar Arpadarai said the tickets would be put on sale on December ...

Sauber F1 extends Marcus Ericsson’s contract for 2017 season

22.11.2016 [10:36]
Sauber has confirmed that Marcus Ericsson will remain part of its Formula 1 line-up for the 2017 season after extending the Swedish driver’s contract, according to NBC Sports. Ericsson, 26, made his F1 debut in 2014 with Caterham before joining Sauber last ...

Event highlighting F1 Baku City Circuit held in Nice

21.11.2016 [16:58]
The French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organized a conference on F1 Baku City Circuit. The keynote speaker was Arif Rahimov, Executive Director, Baku City Circuit. The conference was attended by more than 70 people, including students from ...

2017 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe tickets on sale from December 1st

15.11.2016 [18:34]
Baku City Circuit (BCC) today announced that tickets for the 2017 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe will be available to purchase online via www.bakucitycircuit.com from December 1st 2016. The second successive Formula 1 race to be staged on the streets of Azerbaijan’s capital city is provisionally scheduled ...