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Vergne joins Ferrari's test roster
Jean-Eric Vergne will join Ferrari's Formula 1 test roster for 2015, with the ex-Toro Rosso racer focusing on simulator work for the Italian team
Friday 19 December 2014

Wolff: Teams need more than one boss
Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff believes the day of Formula 1 teams having a single boss are now over
Friday 19 December 2014

Dennis: McLaren-Honda has to dominate
Ron Dennis says he will not be content with the revived McLaren-Honda partnership simply winning grands prix and instead wants to dominate Formula 1 as the team did in 1988
Friday 19 December 2014

Ecclestone reappointed to F1 board
Bernie Ecclestone has regained his position on the board of Formula 1's management group, while ex-Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has also been handed a renewed position
Thursday 18 December 2014

Horner: 2014 one of RBR's best years
Red Bull boss Christian Horner reckons his team's achievements in finishing a distant runner-up to Mercedes in 2014 arguably eclipse its run of four consecutive Formula 1 world titles
Thursday 18 December 2014

Force India targets Williams for 2015
Force India technical director Andrew Green reckons his Formula 1 team should be able to fight with Williams in 2015, thanks to planned improvements to its engine and aerodynamic testing
Thursday 18 December 2014

Boullier warns of F1 cost-fix effects
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says resolving Formula 1's cost crisis will be tough because fixing one area can have knock-on effects, as teams begin a crunch meeting
Thursday 18 December 2014

Lotus learned from 2014 - Grosjean
Romain Grosjean says Lotus has learned from the mistakes it made during a terrible 2014 Formula 1 season
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Hamashima joins Ferrari departures
Former Bridgestone Formula 1 tyre chief Hirohide Hamashima will leave Ferrari at the end of 2014, as the Scuderia continues a major restructure in the wake of a disappointing season
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Mercedes gap won't last - Smedley
The Mercedes Formula 1 team will not be able to maintain its present level of dominance of the sport for a prolonged period, argues Williams performance chief Rob Smedley
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Why Ferrari's axe keeps falling
As Ferrari dispenses with Pat Fry and Nicolas Tombazis following its winless 2014 Formula 1 season, AUTOSPORT analyses what's gone wrong at the Scuderia and whether changes will work
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Red Bull recovers some of stolen trophies
The Red Bull Formula 1 team has recovered some of the trophies stolen from its factory earlier this month
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Fry, Tombazis exit Ferrari in reshuffle
Ferrari engineering director Pat Fry and chief designer Nikolas Tombazis will leave the Formula 1 team amid a restructure of the outfit
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Watson takes on expanded STR role
New Toro Rosso team manager Graham Watson will take on an expanded role within the Formula 1 team following the departure of sporting director Steve Nielsen to rival squad Williams
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Horner: Newey still loves F1
Red Bull boss Christian Horner says Adrian Newey's "diminished" role within the Formula 1 team does not mean he has fallen out of love with the sport
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Gutierrez: Sauber struggles a surprise
New Ferrari reserve driver Esteban Gutierrez says his former team Sauber's lack of competitiveness in Formula 1 this season "caught everyone by surprise"
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Alonso: Ferrari will be strong in 2015
Ex-Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso believes his former team will perform strongly in Formula 1 next season, despite struggling badly in 2014
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Ferrari signs Gutierrez as reserve
Esteban Gutierrez will become test and reserve driver for the Ferrari Formula 1 team next season, after losing his seat at Sauber
Monday 15 December 2014

Mercedes imposed communication ban
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg were banned from speaking to their Mercedes Formula 1 team in the immediate fall out of their Belgian Grand Prix crash, this week's AUTOSPORT reports
Monday 15 December 2014

Nielsen joins Williams in new role
The Williams team has appointed Formula 1 stalwart Steve Nielsen as its sporting manager
Monday 15 December 2014