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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 Nurburgring next month as a three time race winner, most recently in dominant style at Silverstone, will reveal a similar... read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Toyota F1 team selling genuine parts from its Grand Prix cars online

Johnny Cash fans will appreciate this one: Toyota is offering up for sale online a range of parts from its Formula 1 GP cars - almost enough to build one up, one piece at a... read more May 28, 2009 by

Nico Rosberg drives a Cosworth-powered Williams in 2006

USGPE, three other teams seeking Cosworth engines for 2010

Four teams have reportedly paid the necessary deposit to reserve a supply of Cosworth's customer formula one engine for 2010. Accompanying the sport's lower-cost future, the... read more May 26, 2009 by

Ferrari at the 2009 Monaco GP

Former heroes return to form in Monaco

Conditions were ideal in Monaco for today’s race, with temperatures reaching 77 degrees and the competition close, but in the end there was one clear winner. However... read more May 24, 2009 by

FIA and FOTA are at loggerheads again

Paris court declares FIA's 2010 rules legal

A Paris court on Wednesday ruled against Ferrari, which last week requested an injunction against the FIA's budget cap rules for 2010. A one hour hearing was held on Tuesday... read more May 20, 2009 by

Nick Heidfeld

Nick Heidfeld nabs Schumacher's record for most Grands Prix completed in a row

To finish first, you must first finish. It is an adage as old as racing, but it is no less true for the passage of time. And Nick Heidfeld has apparently taken it to heart... read more May 18, 2009 by

2009 Ferrari F1 race car

Mosley compromises on two-tier system, Ferrari files court-action against FIA

F1's insurgent teams will be back in deep conference early this week, as the battle over a budget-capped future continues. Following a meeting with Max Mosley and Bernie... read more May 17, 2009 by

A Lola Le Mans Prototype car on track

Lola confirms return to F1 as Ferrari files injunction against the FIA

Few names stirs as much recognition, respect or emotion in so many fields of racing as Lola. For five decades, the company has built cars for innumerable race series... read more May 15, 2009 by


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