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...
On the 20th anniversary of Senna's first victory in Monaco, the principality celebrates the life of the man thought by many to
be the greatest F1 driver ever
Byline: Celia Sankar, MonacoRevue.com
"Racing was in Ayrton's blood, but Monaco was in...
In advance of the Formula BMW World Final, BMW Sauber ran a full-day
testing session at Circuito Ricardo Tormo in Valencia today, with
Christian Vietoris at the wheel at first, and Augusto Farfus taking over
in mid-afternoon. Running on the full...
Since splitting with McLaren at the end of the season Fernando Alonso
has yet to reveal where he might race in 2008, but it seems the rumoured
deal with Red Bull is just another myth. The double-champion has been
linked with the energy drink ...
In what has been a busy few days in mid-January, BMW Sauber was the fourth team to launch its 2007 car, the F1.07 breaking cover at the Feria de Valencia exhibition centre on January 16th. Race drivers Nick Heidfeld and Robert Kubica were on hand...
Renault was always the rumour mill's favourite option for the future of
Fernando Alonso and on December 10th it was confirmed that Alonso will
indeed return to the team with which he won his back-to-back titles.
After a fraught year with McLaren...
It was the third day of testing at Jerez on December 6th and a third
different driver took to the top of the time sheet. After Nick Heidfeld
was fastest on the first day, it was the turn of BMW Sauber teammate
Robert Kubica on Thursday, his best a...
Panasonic Toyota Racing leaves Budapest with three points after Ralf
Schumacher scored his best result of the season in the Hungarian Grand
Prix. Ralf drove a fine race to claim 6th place, with Jarno Trulli
After the team's best...
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 ...
Toyota Motorsport GmbH and Kingfisher Airlines, India's fastest growing
airline, today announced the signing of an exciting new official
Multi award-winning Kingfisher Airlines will become an official
partner of Panasonic Toyota ...
After the dramas of Canada F1 hardly has time to draw breath before the
next race is knocking on the door, namely the US Grand Prix. Montreal
gave us plenty of thrills and spills, although we could have done with
a few less of the crashing...
Fourth and final day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari
Marlboro, working again at the "Ricardo Tormo" Cheste circuit, on the
outskirts of Valencia.
In order to make up for the time lost to bad weather over the past
few days, Kimi...
The FIA has decided to take no action against McLaren after
investigating the team in regard to its actions at the Monaco Grand
Prix. It was alleged that McLaren had employed team orders to secure its
one-two finish in Monaco, concerning the ...
Kimi Raikkonen took his maiden victory with Ferrari at the Australian
Grand Prix, leading from pole to flag in virtually untouchable fashion.
It's the Finn's first win since Suzuka 2005 and he barely put a foot
wrong for 58 laps of Albert Park.
McLaren was the third team to launch its 2007 car when it presented the MP4-22 at the Ciudad de las Artes
y de las Ciencias in Valencia, Spain on January 15th. Race drivers Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton
unveiled the new livery at a special ...
Red Bull unveiled its new RB3 at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya on January 26th, the first car to be produced for the team by renowned designer Adrian Newey. Formerly a championship-winning designer for Williams and McLaren, Newey joined Red...
Takuma Sato joined Super Aguri F1 Team for the final two days running at
Jerez, Spain, today.
The planned programme for the morning was for Takuma to gain his first
experience of the 2008 MES control system, evaluating each control
What makes a modern Formula 1 car? The old days of cars built with everyday materials are long gone, with Panasonic Toyota Racing using space-age technology to optimise every part of its TF107.
To succeed in Formula 1, every element of the car...
Kimi Raikkonen celebrates his 28th birthday in Sao Paulo with the
decisive race for the drivers' championship in sight. "I have no special
plans to celebrate: It is better just to focus on the race weekend.
I just hope for one present for my ...
The estimated 55000 crowd came to magnificent new Wembley stadium to
watch the 2007 Race of champions, The attendance was some what down on
the expected 80000 and the large bowl clearly had a lot of empty seats
but still the tension grew as the ...
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 ...
It was a trouble free day for the BMW Sauber F1 Team at the Interlagos
track on the first day of free practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix. In the morning, when the
track was wet, the drivers did just one installation lap each as the weather ...
Ferrari revealed its challenger for the 2007 championship on January 14th in a low-key 'preview' event at
its private track of Fiorano, Italy. The only glimpse of the car for expectant fans was from photos
provided by the team but it
Toro Rosso announced on December 11th that Champ Car's Sebastien
Bourdais will drive for the team during the upcoming test session at
Jerez this week. The Italian squad is scheduled to be at the Spanish track for
three days, starting on Wednesday...
With a distinctive new interim burgundy red and white
livery, the newly-renamed Force India F1 Team will embark on a three-day
test at the Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona, from 13-15 November.
Using two of the Ferrari-powered former Spyker...
Comments from McLaren CEO Martin Whitmarsh after the team's three-day
test at Jerez
"Today has seen the completion of the 2006 test programme with an
encouraging session in Jerez this week. The primary focus of the ...
Spyker Cars, the Dutch company which owns the Spyker Formula One team,
is considering selling part or all of the team due to a refinancing
plan and is also making changes to the senior management. In a statement on
August 14th Spyker said that ...
Ferrari's Felipe Massa put the disappointment of Malaysia firmly behind
him at the Bahrain Grand Prix and kept his cool from pole to flag to
win at Sakhir. Early pressure from McLaren's Lewis Hamilton made for
a riveting first stint but McLaren...
Toyota was the first of the Formula One teams to reveal its 2007 challenger when the TF107 was launched at the Expo XX1 conference centre in Cologne on January 12th. The car, featuring the familiar red and white livery, is almost completely new as...
Second day of testing this week for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, working
again today at the Catalunya Circuit.
Michael Schumacher was joined by Felipe Massa and the two drivers
continued with the work begun yesterday on development of new ...
McLaren's Lewis Hamilton stole the top of the time sheet from Ferrari's
Kimi Raikkonen in the last practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix by just
six thousandths of a second. The rookie clocked 1:32.543 straight after
Raikkonen had just gone fastest.
Local hero Fernando Alonso gave the Barcelona crowds something to cheer
about in Friday's second practice for the Spanish Grand Prix when his
McLaren finished at the top with the fastest time of the day. Alonso's
1:21.397 was four tenths faster...
McLaren confirmed on December 14th that Heikki Kovalainen will be
teammate to Lewis Hamilton for 2008. The Finn was dropped by Renault
when Fernando Alonso and Nelson A. Piquet were announced just this week
as the race driver line up for next ...
Speed To Replace Brickyard Winner Johnson In Race Of Champions
INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2006 -- Scott Speed, the only American
driver in Formula One, will replace injured 2006 Allstate 400 at the
Brickyard winner Jimmie Johnson in the...
Ferrari employee Nigel Stepney, whom the team recently instigated legal
proceedings against, has left the Maranello squad.
Ferrari never specified exactly what the complaint was but it seems
Stepney has been dismissed after an internal...