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Streiff apologises for FIA comments
Former Formula 1 driver Philippe Streiff has apologised to FIA president Jean Todt and medical chief Gerard Saillant over comments he made on French radio
Friday 23 January 2015

Ferrari: F1 needs a revolution
Ferrari's new team boss Maurizio Arrivabene believes rule changes planned for 2017 must be a revolution for Formula 1 if the sport is not going to lose more fans
Friday 23 January 2015

Teams hopeful of progress on cost cuts
Formula 1's smaller outfits are hopeful that progress on much-needed cost cuts will happen before the start of the 2015 season
Friday 23 January 2015

F1 speed leap predicted for 2015
The 2015 Formula 1 cars could start the season up to three seconds per lap quicker than last year's pace, reckons Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery
Friday 23 January 2015

FIA takes legal action against Streiff
FIA president Jean Todt and medical chief Gerard Saillant are planning legal action against former Formula 1 driver Philippe Streiff over comments relating to the Jules Bianchi crash investigation
Thursday 22 January 2015

Mercedes expects Red Bull resurgence
Mercedes expects Red Bull to re-emerge as a serious threat in the 2015 Formula 1 season, although it may take time for its title potential to become clear
Thursday 22 January 2015

Alonso to test new McLaren first
Fernando Alonso will be the first McLaren driver to sample the team's new Honda-powered MP4-30 when pre-season Formula 1 testing gets under way at Jerez next month
Thursday 22 January 2015

Lauda: 1000bhp push vital for F1
Formula 1 teams must persist with their push to get 1000bhp cars on the grid for 2017, reckons three-time world champion Niki Lauda
Thursday 22 January 2015

Tech insight: Williams FW37 launch
Williams's release of computer renderings of its 2015 Formula 1 car, the FW37, provided a first chance to see a nose designed to the new regulations
Wednesday 21 January 2015

Force India: Spain will show true pace
Force India believes the true pace of its new VJM08 Formula 1 car will not be clear until the Spanish Grand Prix, when a major upgrade is scheduled for introduction
Wednesday 21 January 2015

New Force India colours unveiled
Force India has unveiled its striking new colour scheme in an event in Mexico on Thursday - ahead of a Formula 1 season where it is targeting more podium finishes
Wednesday 21 January 2015

Haas to use former Marussia factory
The Haas Formula 1 team will use the former Marussia factory in Banbury as its European base for its grand prix entry in 2016
Wednesday 21 January 2015

Williams: F1 nose change effect is big
Williams has admitted that Formula 1's new nose regulations for 2015 had a bigger effect than expected on the design of its new FW37 contender
Wednesday 21 January 2015

First image of 2015 Williams revealed
Williams has become the first team to unveil images of its 2015 Formula 1 car, with its new FW37 appearing on the front cover of AUTOSPORT's sister publication F1 Racing
Tuesday 20 January 2015

Obituary: Robert Manzon 1917-2015
Robert Manzon, who was the last survivor of the inaugural Formula 1 world championship season in 1950, has died at the age of 97
Tuesday 20 January 2015

Palmer gets Friday running with Lotus
Reigning GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer will take part in some Formula 1 free practice sessions this year after signing to become a reserve driver for the Lotus Formula 1 team
Tuesday 20 January 2015

Toro Rosso car launch plans revealed
The Toro Rosso team will unveil its 2015 Formula 1 car one day ahead of the start of pre-season testing at Jerez
Tuesday 20 January 2015

New Force India won't run at first test
Force India's new Formula 1 car will not appear until the second pre-season test that takes place at Barcelona
Tuesday 20 January 2015

GP times altered after Bianchi crash
Formula 1 chiefs have shifted the start times of five grands prix for 2015 as a result of the lessons learned from Jules Bianchi's Japanese Grand Prix crash last year
Tuesday 20 January 2015

Marussia seeks 11th hour rescue deal
Marussia's bosses have been given a late boost in their hopes of saving the Formula 1 team, after administrators agreed to stop an auction of its final assets
Monday 19 January 2015