Coronavirus postpones Super Formula season-opener

02.03.2020 [16:35]
Super Formula's 2020 season-opening round at Suzuka has been postponed due to the coronavirus epidemic, it was announced on Monday, according to Autosport. Suzuka was due to host the first round of the 2020 campaign on April 5, with Super Formula sharing the bill with the All-Japan ...

F1 teams changing travel plans for opening races due to Coronavirus

29.02.2020 [18:54]
Formula 1 teams have had to make changes to their travel arrangements for the opening races of 2020 due to concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, according to RaceFans. While the fourth round of the championship in China has ...

Pirelli reveals compound choices for 2020 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

22.02.2020 [16:12]
Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has revealed its compound choices for 2020 Azerbaijan Grand Prix which will be held on June 5-7. Pirelli will make the (C2) white hard, (C3) yellow medium and (C4) red soft tyres available to teams ...

Ferrari show off new SF1000 car with a touch of theater

12.02.2020 [20:45]
Ferrari showed off their 2020 Formula One car with a theatrical show of pride and passion on Tuesday, assuring success-starved fans that it was also very different under the skin to last year’s model, according to Reuters. The SF1000, marking the Italian team’s 1,000th race that comes up this year, is the car Ferrari hope ...

FIA monitoring coronavirus situation ahead of Formula 1 and Formula E races in China

31.01.2020 [15:41]
The Sanya ePrix and Chinese Grand Prix are at risk of being cancelled as the coronavirus outbreak grows in China, according to Motor Sport Magazine. The FIA said that “any action required” would be taken to protect the safety of the community and public against ...

F1 community to stage auction to help Australian bushfire victims

24.01.2020 [18:45]
As fires continue to devastate a large part of Australia, the Formula 1 community has decided to create an F1 Auction, with the money raised going to help those affected in the worst hit areas, according to the official website of Formula1. Formula 1 has joined forces with others from around the world and ...

Saudi Arabia unveils plans for F1 race in 2023

18.01.2020 [15:48]
Saudi Arabia has unveiled plans for a purpose-built circuit in a new entertainment and business development outside of the capital city, Riyadh, according to Motorsport Week. The Qiddiyah circuit has been designed by ex-Formula 1 driver Alex Wurz and it's hoped it will be completed in time to host an ...

W Series joins F1 support bill for US and Mexico City Grands Prix

17.01.2020 [17:06]
There’ll be a new racing series on the support bill at the United States and Mexico City Grands Prix after F1 confirmed W Series, the single-seater championship for female drivers, will be part of the schedule, according to the official website of F1. ...

PricewaterhouseCoopers study reveals $506.3million benefit to Baku since arrival of F1 in Azerbaijan

15.01.2020 [20:50]
Baku City Circuit (BCC) today released the results of its second study into the economic impact that hosting the annual F1 race weekend in the Azerbaijani capital has had on the city since 2016, with the total figure for the past 4 years coming in at US$506.3m ...

Two-stroke engines and eco-fuel: F1 aims to be greener than Formula E

14.01.2020 [19:55]
Formula 1 is looking to introduce two-stroke engines that run on eco-fuel by the middle of the decade, as it develops plans to become carbon neutral, according to Motor Sport Magazine. The proposal is said to make the sport greener than electric racing series ...

Marshals’ recruitment campaign for Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix kicks off

20.12.2019 [14:55]
Baku Marshals Club, operating under the auspices of Baku City Circuit (BCC) has launched the Marshals’ recruitment campaign for the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to be held in Baku on June 05-07, 2020 ...

Hamilton still finds Schumacher comparisons 'surreal'

19.12.2019 [14:48]
Lewis Hamilton still finds it bizarre to have his name linked with F1's all-time statistical leader, Michael Schumacher, ahead of what could be a record-setting 2020, according to ESPN. Hamilton claimed the world title this year, his fifth in six years and sixth overall ...

Formula2 introduces the Anthoine Hubert Award

13.12.2019 [14:03]
FIA Formula 2 CEO Bruno Michel has tonight announced the creation of the Anthoine Hubert Award, according to Formula2 official website. The accolade is a celebration of the Frenchman’s great achievements and was presented for the first time at this evening’s Prize Giving Ceremony, in Monte Carlo, Monaco ...

Michael Schumacher’s Formula 1 car sold at an auction in Abu Dhabi for $6.6 million

07.12.2019 [13:33]
Michael Schumacher’s Formula 1 car that he used in one of his racing games has been sold through Sotheby’s auction, according to Econo Times. The car was the Ferrari F2002, which was one of the most successful F1 car designs of all time. The championship-winning Ferrari was designed by Roy Byrne ...

Abu Dhabi GP: Lewis Hamilton signs off from F1 2019 with win

02.12.2019 [14:25]
Lewis Hamilton claimed one of the most dominant victories of his glittering sixth title-winning season at the Abu Dhabi GP to sign off from F1 2019 in ultimate style, according to Sky Sports. The Briton matched his personal-best tally of 11 victories in one year - and set a new points record (413) for a season ...

F1 fuel legality push intensifies as FIA adds extra sensor for 2020

23.11.2019 [16:00]
Formula 1 teams will be required to run a second fuel-flow sensor next season as the FIA escalates its efforts to prevent the rules being exploited for performance gains, according to Autosport. The governing body investigated a trio of fuel systems after the Brazilian ...

Mick Schumacher drives dad Michael's soon-to-be-auctioned title-winning Ferrari

16.11.2019 [15:43]
One of the most iconic and successful Formula 1 cars of all time, Michael Schumacher’s F2002, is set to take centre stage in the first ever auction held by Formula 1 and RM Sotheby’s, and taking place in Abu Dhabi on November 30, according to the official website ...

Lewis Hamilton wins Mexican GP but must wait for F1 title

28.10.2019 [17:43]
Lewis Hamilton won the Mexican Grand Prix with a superbly controlled drive in a tactical fight with Ferrari to move to the brink of the world title, BBC reported. Hamilton will clinch his sixth championship at the US Grand Prix next Sunday as long as he does not lose ...

Formula 1 to stream 2019 Mexican Grand Prix weekend via Twitch

24.10.2019 [13:20]
Formula 1 has announced a partnership with Twitch, the leading service and community for multiplayer entertainment, that will see F1 live stream every session of the 2019 Mexican Grand Prix on the platform, according to the official website of Formula1 ...