Mercedes MP4-24 on course at the Australian GP

Mercedes-Benz could be next to drop out of F1

The value of Mercedes' involvement in F1 is still the topic of debate within parent company Daimler, board member Helmut Lense insists. Earlier this year, Lense was quoted as suggesting that Mercedes should be pulled out of the sport in favor of more worthy projects. Now, in the wake of fellow... read more

August 4, 2009 by 
2009 Hungarian GP grid

Decisive win at German GP despite penalty

With reigning Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton starting at fifth on the grid at this weekend’s German GP at the Nurburgring, and team mate Heikki Kovalainen... read more July 12, 2009 by 

McLaren P11 spy shot

McLaren expanding with Middle Eastern office in preparation for 2011 launch

McLaren's plans to introduce new models in the next couple of years has been met with much anticipation from fans of the brand, which is unsurprising considering the company... read more June 30, 2009 by 

Red Bull Racing Sebastian Vettel

Nurburgring grandstand named after Sebastian Vettel

After winning at Monza last year, Sebastian Vettel's former school changed its name to honour the young German. Now, the 21-year-old's arrival at his home grand prix at the... read more June 27, 2009 by 

red bull racing rb5 001

Video: Red Bull Racing shows off F1 prototyping, construction techniques

It's not every day that you see a complete, three-dimensional F1 prototype part emerging from a milky polymer soup on its way to the wind tunnel, but today is one of those... read more June 24, 2009 by 

2009 Hungarian GP grid

F1 title comes alive at British GP

A closely fought British GP at Silverstone today marked what possibly could be the last F1 race ever held at the famous circuit. Conditions were warm and in the end there was... read more June 21, 2009 by 

Gulf Team Davidoff 1997 McLaren F1 GTR race car

McLaren F1 GTR Longtail Privateer Race Car Up For Sale

The McLaren F1 was so far ahead of its time in terms of performance that it redefined the meaning of the term 'supercar'. But even during its production run, there was a... read more June 16, 2009 by 

FIA and FOTA are at loggerheads again

FIA releases 2010 F1 entry list, Team US F1 confirmed

F1's governing body has given five of the eight FOTA teams another week to lodge unconditional entries for the 2010 world championship. McLaren, BMW, Renault, Toyota and... read more June 13, 2009 by 

Lotus Elise

Lotus threatens to sue 2010 F1 entry bearing its name

The Lotus Cars company has followed the Brabham family in distancing itself and threatening legal action against a proposed formula one team bearing its name. It emerged last... read more June 11, 2009 by 

audi r15 tdi 001

Le Mans issues open invitation to F1 manufacturers

It's no secret that the current manufacturers teams in Formula 1 aren't happy with the plans Max Mosley and Bernie Ecclestone have laid out for 2010 and beyond. Some... read more June 11, 2009 by 

Two of the Honda F1 cars that will be sold at auction

Brawn GP auctioning off Honda F1 cars at Silverstone Classic event

The meteoric rise of Brawn GP under 2009's new technical regulations - juxtaposed against the equally precipitous fall of Ferrari and McLaren - has put them in the limelight... read more June 11, 2009 by 

Ferrari at the 2009 Monaco GP

ACEA calls for new FIA constitution, Ferrari rejects 2010 F1 entry

Today the FIA published the 2010 Formula 1 entry list to a cold reception from Ferrari and the Red Bull/Scuderia Toro Rosso teams as all three were included when they'd... read more June 10, 2009 by 

KERS Kinetic Energy Recovery System F1

F1 teams vote against KERS for 2010

FOTA, the formula one teams association, will push to have controversial KERS (kinetic energy recovery system) technology banned ahead of the 2010 race season. The team... read more June 8, 2009 by 

2009 Hungarian GP grid

Incident packed start to Turkish GP

Sunday’s Turkish GP started off with an incident packed first lap that saw Renault’s Fernando Alonso strike Kimi Raikkonen’s Ferrari and Felipe Massa passed... read more June 7, 2009 by 

Lewis Hamilton McLaren F1

Lewis Hamilton to pilot Ayrton Senna’s championship-winning McLaren at Goodwood FOS

In just four weeks at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (FOS), current F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton will tackle the event’s famous 1.16 mile hill-climb in the... read more June 7, 2009 by 

Aston Martin's LMP1 racer wears classic Gulf Oil colors

Report: Aston Martin partnering with Prodrive for 2012 F1 entry

With all the drama surrounding F1 these days, including Ferrari's threats to abandon the sport should new FIA-imposed budget caps go through, it’s about time F1 fans... read more May 29, 2009 by 


New Cars


© 2014 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.