Formula 1 news

Formula 1 news mix

McLaren have to wait for doctors orders over Fernando Alonso while car suffers yet another failure in testing
Questions remain both about the precise nature of Fernando Alonso's condition and the competitiveness of this year's car
Thursday 26 February 2015

Lotus signs Carmen Jordá as development driver
Carmen Jordá today joined Lotus F1 Team, marking the second female driver currently related to Formula One. Carmen will attend Grands Prix and Formula 1 tests throughout 2015 for Lotus F1 Team as well as doing a simulator programme at Enstone. Carmen will drive the E23 Hybrid on track during the course of 2015.
Thursday 26 February 2015

Mercedes still the benchmark - Massa
Felipe Massa believes that Mercedes still has the edge in Formula 1 - despite the Williams driver setting the fastest time of pre-season testing at Barcelona on Thursday
Thursday 26 February 2015

Grosjean: Lateral impacts a "problem"
Romain Grosjean believes the safety of drivers who are involved in crashes with a lateral impact needs to be improved following Fernando Alonso's accident last week
Thursday 26 February 2015

Massa lowers benchmark as McLaren hits more trouble
Felipe Massa showed the first tangible proof of Williams' potential this year by topping the times on the opening day of the final pre-season test in Barcelona as McLaren experienced more problems and Mercedes also suffered a rare reliability issue
Thursday 26 February 2015

Ericsson ‘better prepared’ after trouble-free day
Marcus Ericsson says completing a full 122 laps in the Sauber has left him more confident with the car ahead of the Australian Grand Prix.
Thursday 26 February 2015

Raikkonen seeks Ferrari improvements
Kimi Raikkonen demands improvements from his Ferrari SF15-T after the first day of the final Formula 1 pre-season test in Barcelona
Thursday 26 February 2015

Massa confident of rear wing breakthrough for Williams
Felipe Massa thinks Williams may have made a breakthrough with the rear wing problems it struggled with throughout 2014
Thursday 26 February 2015

Massa says fast lap hints at Williams potential
Felipe Massa hints at Williams' single-lap pace with the fastest time of pre-season testing so far at the Circuit de Catalunya.
Thursday 26 February 2015

Hydraulic leak limits McLaren to seven laps
McLaren has been forced to end the first day of the final test in Barcelona prematurely, having completed just seven laps
Thursday 26 February 2015

Michael Schumacher 'sells Norwegian holiday home for £1.8m'
Formula One star reportedly sells mountain lodge in Trysil, north of Oslo, as he continues to recover from skiing accident that left him in coma for six months
Thursday 26 February 2015

Massa: Williams still working on downforce
Felipe Massa says he is encouraged by Williams' straight line speed but acknowledges that the team still has to work on improving the downforce of the Mercedes-powered FW37.
Thursday 26 February 2015

Ferrari to try aero upgrades on Friday
Ferrari is set to introduce new aerodynamic components on Friday, as it gradually upgrades its aero package during Barcelona's final pre-season test
Thursday 26 February 2015

Grosjean: New Lotus car suits me
Romain Grosjean says the Lotus E23 Hybrid already suits him more than last year’s ever did after completing first day of final Formula 1 test
Thursday 26 February 2015

Ericsson hails Sauber's 'best' test day
Marcus Ericsson hailed Sauber's best day of the pre-season campaign after he set the second quickest time at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Thursday 26 February 2015

Final test updates still to come - Kimi
Ferrari's latest updates were not on the car for Kimi Raikkonen's penultimate day of pre-season testing in the SF15-T but should arrive on Friday
Thursday 26 February 2015

Hamilton plays down technical issue
Lewis Hamilton says he is 'ready' for the Australian Grand Prix and played down a problem which stranded his Mercedes W06 Hybrid on the first day of the final pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Thursday 26 February 2015

Mercedes 'even better' than 2014
Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes' rate of progress ahead of the 2015 Formula 1 season is better than it managed before its dominant campaign last year
Thursday 26 February 2015

Mercedes W06 feels as good as predecessor - Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton thinks Mercedes is more prepared for the new season than it was this time last winter despite a day of limited running at the start of the third and final test
Thursday 26 February 2015

Sainz lauds updated Toro Rosso as ‘step forward’
Carlos Sainz says he is excited by the first impressions of the revised Toro Rosso STR10 as it broke cover during the final pre-season test in Spain.
Thursday 26 February 2015