Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe in Chinese spotlight

20.06.2016 [17:47]
Xinhua News Agency and a number of other Chinese media sources, including www.hinews.cn, www.sports.sina.com.cn, www.sports.163.com, www.f1.sports.sohu.com have published articles about the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe, which wrapped up Sunday in Baku. ...

Nico Rosberg wins Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe in Baku [UPDATED ]

19.06.2016 [18:48]
German driver Nico Rosberg from Mercedes AMG F1 team has won the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe in Baku. His result was 1:32:52.366. Scuderia Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel came in second with 16.696 second lag, followed by Force India’s Sergio Perez (+25.241). ...

El Peruano newspaper publishes article about Formula 1 Grand Prix races of Europe

19.06.2016 [16:20]
The Peruvian influential “El Peruano” newspaper has published an article about Formula 1 Grand Prix races of Europe. The article highlights information about Azerbaijan rich cuisine, as well as its ancient historical monuments, national resources. The article ...

F1 Grand Prix of Europe opening ceremony underway in Baku

19.06.2016 [16:00]
The opening ceremony of Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe is underway in Baku June 19. The show has been conceived as a grand parade lasting 20 minutes, showcasing the nation’s new spirit as well as its rich heritage. At the ...

Giovinazzi wins GP2 Second Race in Baku - UPDATED

19.06.2016 [15:39]
GP2 Second Race has kicked off in Baku June 19. Twenty two drivers are participating in the race. On June 18, Italian driver Antonio Giovinazzi of the Prema Racing team won the GP2 First Race ...

Enrique Iglesias performs in Baku

19.06.2016 [13:05]
World-renowned singer Enrique Iglesias performed in Baku. The concert has been held at the Baku Boulevard in within the Formula 1 Grand Prix Event. At the three-hour concert, the popular singer presented songs from his new album ...

European Grand Prix: Eddie Jordan backs in-form Lewis Hamilton

18.06.2016 [19:00]
Eddie Jordan believes world champion Lewis Hamilton is the man in-form following back-to-back victories ahead of this weekend’s inaugural European Grand Prix, according to express. The multi-million pound Formula One circus rolls into the thriving city of Baku ...

European GP qualifying: Nico Rosberg secures pole after Lewis Hamilton crashes

18.06.2016 [18:43]
Nico Rosberg has claimed pole position for the European GP after team-mate Lewis Hamilton crashed out in an action-packed qualifying session, according to Sky Sports. After mistakes at the end of Q2 and on his first flying lap in Q3, Hamilton hit the wall at Turn 10 in an ...

Baku GP2: Giovinazzi comes through total chaos for maiden win

18.06.2016 [17:16]
Prema Racing's Antonio Giovinazzi took an against-the-odds maiden GP2 win in a crash-filled Baku race, where less than half the field made the chequered flag, according to motorsport. Giovinazzi bogged down massively off the line and looked ...

Sergio Perez facing Baku grid drop after FP3 crash

18.06.2016 [17:12]
Sergio Perez is set to lose five places on the grid for Sunday’s afternoon’s 2016 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe after Force India changed the gearbox on his car, which was damaged in the Mexican’s FP3 accident on Saturday ...

Hamilton beats Rosberg in European GP practice in Baku

18.06.2016 [16:16]
Lewis Hamilton left it late to displace Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg at the top of the times in final practice at the European Grand Prix, according to BBC. Hamilton had a scrappy session, locking up and running wide a number of times on his final set of tyres before ...

Carlos Sainz, Toro Rosso: I’m pleasantly surprised with this track, I like it

18.06.2016 [15:00]
“I’m pleasantly surprised with this track, I like it. It’s a high-speed circuit with very close walls and tight run-off areas, which requires maximum precision and concentration. The long straights here in Baku also make you run low downforce at a street circuit, which is ...

Nico Hulkenberg, Force India: Coming here to Baku has been great fun and the track is very cool

18.06.2016 [05:43]
“Coming here to Baku has been great fun and the track is very cool. It’s got a bit of everything, with long straights, big braking zones and some exciting high-speed corners, which all the drivers enjoy,” said driver of the Force India Nico Hulkenberg, according to the official ...

European GP P2: Lewis Hamilton fastest as F1 debuts in Baku

17.06.2016 [20:37]
Lewis Hamilton set a searing pace on F1's first day in Baku as the world champion topped the Friday practice timesheets by over half a second. While both Ferrari and Red Bull struggled, Hamilton headed a Mercedes one-two from team-mate Nico Rosberg with Force India's ...

Spanish Carlos Sainz sets first day record in Baku City Circuit

17.06.2016 [20:20]
Spanish driver Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso Ferrari has today claimed 351kph to set the record of the first day of the Baku City Circuit of the 2016 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe. Sainz set the record at the second practice of the track ...

Carlos Sainz excited by Baku's similarity to Macau street circuit

17.06.2016 [19:25]
The European Grand Prix - the first to be held since Valencia was removed from the calendar in 2012 - will move to a new home this weekend, with the inaugural Baku City Circuit race in Azerbaijan. A new circuit brings a new challenge for the drivers who have yet to turn a wheel ...

McLaren Racing Director: Baku City Circuit promises to be another exciting spectacle on the Formula One calendar

17.06.2016 [19:16]
Eric Boullier, Racing Director of McLaren, has said the Baku City Circuit promises to be “another exciting spectacle on the Formula One calendar, and opens us up to a plethora of new fans and an even wider audience on the global sporting stage.” “From the initial visits that have been conducted there ...

Sergio Perez: Baku leaves ‘no room for mistakes’

17.06.2016 [18:13]
“There`s very little room for mistakes. If you make a mistake, at the very least you`re going to lose a couple of seconds - if not crash into the wall,” said Force India driver Sergio Perez, according to F1.com. He summed up the new Baku City Circuit as being potentially the most challenging circuit on the ...

Max Verstappen: “Baku track looks very interesting”

17.06.2016 [18:10]
Max Verstappen, Dutch racing driver who competes in Formula One with Red Bull Racing, shared his views about the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe in Baku. "Baku is new for everyone. You start from zero which I always like, and it's always good to discover new countries and new tracks ...