Tyre woes leave Ricciardo perplexed

21.06.2016 [19:16]
Daniel Ricciardo admits he felt "helpless" dealing with Red Bull's tyre problems in the Grand Prix of Europe and wants the team to investigate the reasons for the issues, according to F1i.com. Red Bull has struggled with high degradation for each of the last two races, needing to make two pit ...

Toto Wolff: “Baku one of Mercedes' best F1 tracks since 2014”

21.06.2016 [17:57]
Baku was one of the best tracks for the Mercedes Formula 1 car to show off its advantage since 2014, reckons Toto Wolff, according to autosport. The Mercedes boss has insisted through the early grands prix of 2016 that Ferrari and Red Bull are closer than at any time in the hybrid ...

Nico Rosberg: I wanted to win in Baku and it worked out

20.06.2016 [18:14]
"To be honest, today I'm just enjoying this win, because that's what I came here for. I wanted to win in Baku and it worked out, so ecstatic, can't wait to go down and see everybody and big celebrations," said Nico Rosberg who stretched his lead in this year’s world championship with a commanding win in Formula ...

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 ...