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Fri 23 Nov 2007
Young guns to clash in Valencia World FinalHeadline

Young guns to clash in Valencia World Final

It's late November, and once again BMW will bring together the top drivers from the four Formula BMW series around the world for the World Final in Valencia, Spain. 35 young drivers from the the Asia, Germany, UK and USA championship series will...

Tue 20 Nov 2007
Toyota F1 confirms Glock for 2008Headline

Toyota F1 confirms Glock for 2008

As expected, Toyota has confirmed Timo Glock as a race driver for 2008 along with a multi-year contract. Glock has been linked with Toyota for some time but as BMW Sauber believed it still had a deal with the 25 year-old German as test driver for...

Sat 17 Nov 2007
Testing, testing in Daytona, day twoHeadline

Testing, testing in Daytona, day two

TESTING, TESTING, 1 - 2 In a test where anyone could've done almost anything they wanted to cars that didn't have to undergo official technical inspections or likewise gain approvals, it nevertheless appears 12 Daytona Prototypes turned laps ...

Barcelona test ends with Massa fastestHeadline

Barcelona test ends with Massa fastest

The first winter test at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya came to a close on November 15th and Ferrari's Felipe Massa was at the top of the time sheet on the final day. Of the 20 drivers present Massa clocked a best of 1:21.044, while team test ...

McLaren appeal rejected, Raikkonen title secureHeadline

McLaren appeal rejected, Raikkonen title secure

McLaren's appeal against the decision of the Interlagos stewards to not penalize Williams and BMW Sauber was rejected by the International Court of Appeal, which confirms Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen as the 2007 world champion. The Court met in London...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
Schumacher top again at Barcelona testingHeadline

Schumacher top again at Barcelona testing

It was another busy day of testing at Barcelona on November 14th, with a total of 21 drivers working at the Spanish track. As he was on Tuesday, Ferrari's Michael Schumacher was at the top of the times, his best of the day a 1:21.489. Felipe Massa...

Teammates chasing the Nextel CupHeadline

Teammates chasing the Nextel Cup

Two teammates. Two friends. One trophy. After over 14,000 miles of racing, the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Championship comes down to the wire this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, with Hendrick Motorsports' Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon ...

Testing, testing in Daytona, day oneHeadline

Testing, testing in Daytona, day one

TESTING, TESTING 1 Oswaldo Negri, driving Michael Shank Racing's No. 60 Ford-Riley, turned a 1:41.502 (126.264 mph) -- unofficially the fastest lap of the 19 Daytona Prototypes at Daytona International Speedway for the a 'get-acquainted' test of...

Wed 14 Nov 2007
Winter testing gets under way at BarcelonaHeadline

Winter testing gets under way at Barcelona

On November 13th, just under a month after the final F1 race of 2007, on track preparations for 2008 got under way with the first winter test session at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya. With no restriction on the number of cars a team may use, as...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
Honda announces Ross Brawn as team principalHeadline

Honda announces Ross Brawn as team principal

Honda announced on November 12th that Ross Brawn is to take up the position of team principal and will work alongside Nick Fry, who will continue as CEO. Brawn stepped down from his post of Ferrari technical director at the end of 2006 for a ...

Wet start to Brazilian GP weekendHeadline

Wet start to Brazilian GP weekend

It was unpredictable start to the Brazilian Grand Prix weekend as the Interlagos track was declared wet for Friday's first practice. The top teams didn't do more than installation laps until the final 15 minutes when Ferrari's Felipe Massa...

Johnson wins Phoenix, controls Chase leadHeadline

Johnson wins Phoenix, controls Chase lead

Jimmie Johnson inched closer to the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Championship Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, winning the Checker Auto Parts 500, his fourth straight. Johnson's Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet came to life in the closing stages...

Sun 11 Nov 2007
Fri 09 Nov 2007
Williams confirms Rosberg and Nakajima for 2008Headline

Williams confirms Rosberg and Nakajima for 2008

Williams confirmed on November 7th that Kazuki Nakajima will race alongside Nico Rosberg in 2008. Nakajima, a graduate of Toyota's driver programme, has been test driver for Williams this year and was often behind the wheel during Friday practice...

Eng dominates the World Final in ValenciaHeadline

Eng dominates the World Final in Valencia

Philipp Eng had a near-perfect weekend at the Formula BMW World Final in Valencia, and he capped it with a dominating performance in the final race.

Wed 07 Nov 2007
Drivers' market waits on McLaren decisionHeadline

Drivers' market waits on McLaren decision

Since McLaren's recent confirmation that the team and Fernando Alonso have agreed to part company the rumour mill has gone into overdrive about who will be teammate to Lewis Hamilton next year. Several names have been linked with the Woking squad...

Mon 05 Nov 2007
Alonso and McLaren officially part companyHeadline

Alonso and McLaren officially part company

Unsurprisingly, official confirmation that Fernando Alonso and McLaren have agreed to part company came on November 2nd. In a statement issued by the team it said "it would be in the best interest of both parties to bring the relationship to an ...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
Raikkonen can't stop smilingHeadline

Raikkonen can't stop smiling

Kimi Raikkonen has gained a reputation for being as cool and unemotional as his Iceman moniker would indicate but the new world champion has been enjoying the recent Ferrari celebrations at Maranello and Mugello. Against the odds the Finn clinched...

Sun 28 Oct 2007
Raikkonen triumphs with Brazilian GP win and titleHeadline

Raikkonen triumphs with Brazilian GP win and title

Finally, and deservingly, Kimi Raikkonen is the Formula One world champion. Amazingly the Finn, the outsider in the three-way battle, clinched his first drivers' title with victory in the Brazilian Grand Prix. The Ferrari man drove a calm and ...

An appeal for common senseHeadline

An appeal for common sense

It's not over until the fat lady sings, as they say, or in F1's case it's not over until there's been a meeting. There are not many people out there who would begrudge Kimi Raikkonen the 2007 drivers' title and the Finn won it fair and square on...

Sun 21 Oct 2007
Massa delights crowds with Brazilian GP poleHeadline

Massa delights crowds with Brazilian GP pole

Felipe Massa sent the home crowds wild in qualifying for the Brazilian Grand Prix as he scored his second consecutive pole position at Interlagos. The Ferrari man's 1:11.931 was the quickest time of the afternoon but it didn't quite go as well as...

Sat 20 Oct 2007
Massa fastest in Brazilian GP final practiceHeadline

Massa fastest in Brazilian GP final practice

Ferrari moved back to the top of the times on Saturday morning, with Felipe Massa clocking a best of 1:11.810 in the final practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix. McLaren's Lewis Hamilton was just over a tenth behind in second and Kimi Raikkonen's...

McLaren leads on Brazilian GP FridayHeadline

McLaren leads on Brazilian GP Friday

The second practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix was, like the morning, officially declared wet but the times were much improved in the afternoon. McLaren led the way with a one-two courtesy of Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso ...

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: A precarious state of affairsHeadline

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: A precarious state of affairs

It's that time of year again - football is in full swing both professionally and in college, sweltering summer temps are subsiding to cooler fall weather, and American open-wheel racing has seen their two competing series, the IRL IndyCar Series...