INDIANAPOLIS, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2000 - Ferrari's Michael Schumacher, the
first winner of the Formula One SAP United States Grand Prix at the
Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, wasn't the only driver on the grounds
who had won at the ...
MONTVALE, N.J. (Sept. 13, 2000) -- Mika Hakkinen is a man with a plan.
The goal: a third consecutive Formula One Drivers' Championship.
Backed by the high-tech powerhouse of the West McLaren Mercedes team,
Hakkinen became the first...
INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2000 -- Jaguar Racing has replaced
technical director Gary Anderson with American Steve Nichols.
The team made the announcement Dec. 1, the same day that 1986 Indianapolis
500 winner Bobby Rahal began his...
Mika Salo and Pedro Diniz qualified their RED BULL SAUBER PETRONAS C19s 19th and 20th respectively for tomorrow`s
Japanese Grand Prix.
One way or another it`s been a pretty tough day. It started when my engine failed this morning.
The West McLaren Mercedes team went through a set programme during
today's Free Practice sessions for Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix. Mika
Hakkinen posted the second fastest lap with 1:38.339 while David was fourth
quickest with 1:39.010. Mika and...
Gabriele Rumi, the chariman, CEO and majority shareholder of Minardi Team,
has sold his 70% holdings in the Formula One team to Pan American Sports
Network International (PSN), a Latin American cable and satellite company.
PSN, which is based in...
Montreal, November 15, 2000 - Formula One race-car driver Jacques Villeneuve
announced today that he will be going into business in Montreal next spring
with the opening of a restaurant / bar on the corner of Crescent and de
Ralf Schumacher and Jenson Button will start from 8th and 16th
positions respectively for the 2000 Malaysian Grand Prix. Jenson
struggled with some hydraulic problems during the free practice
session, which prevented him from completing many laps...
POLE POSITION PRESS CONFERENCE
SAP UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX, Sept. 23, 2000
Michael Schumacher, David Coulthard, Mika Hakkinen
Q: Michael quite a reception you're getting out there.
MS: Yeah, yeah, truly amazing first time being here. We saw...
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA, September 21, 2000 - On the eve of the first United States Grand Prix in nine years,
British American Racing Honda today announced the signing of two new commercial partners, Bee-Trade.com and
ART Advanced Research ...
Monza is another fast circuit which I really enjoy, and because its low
downforce nature will suit the C19. I am looking forward to a strong
qualifying and race performance.
I've had a lot of good races at Monza, and I...
The Orange Arrows team today brought both cars home to the chequered flag
in the blistering heat of the Hungarian Grand Prix. Despite starting from
20th on the grid, Jos Verstappen finished the race in 13th position, with
Pedro de la Rosa in 16th...
Peter Sauber, the principal of the Sauber team, has indicated that his choice
for a second driver for the 2001 Formula One season is Kimi Raikkonen, the
21-year-old Finn who tested for the team earlier this year.
Raikkonen, however, presents a...
SEPANG, Malaysia, Oct. 22, 2000-Michael Schumacher rounded off his
championship-winning season with his ninth victory of the year after a
close-fought battle with David Coulthard in the season finale Malaysian
For a while it looked as though Eddie Irvine might repeat his usual Suzuka
magic and get a helping of points, but in the end, it didn't happen. A
great start put Eddie fifth, but after a delay at his first pitstop he was
passed by ...
"We have had a good Friday here in Sepang. As expected, the car was
handling quite well. It is very close between McLaren and us as we knew
it would be. I think we will see an interesting weekend, where both
parties will fight...
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2000 - Five Formula One drivers spent time
Thursday signing autographs and posing for pictures with young patients at
Riley's Children Hospital in Indianapolis.
Two-time World Champion Michael Schumacher of ...
MONTVALE, N.J. (Sept. 13, 2000) -- Until this year, if you had looked
in the dictionary under "team player," you might have found a photograph
of racing driver David Coulthard. Teammate to two-time defending Formula
One Drivers' Champion Mika...
McLaren-Mercedes driver David Coulthard was involved in a plane crash
in southern France earlier today (Tuesday).
The LearJet, carrying a pilot, co-pilot and three passengers, developed
engine trouble en route from Britain to Nice, and ...
"We expected to be in the top ten and we didn't manage it so maybe we were
doing something different to the other teams in the practice this morning.
I am happy with my performance although I struggled on top speed and seemed
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2000 -- Jacques Villeneuve sat
strategically between Mika Hakkinen and Michael Schumacher at the FIA press
conference Thursday like an intermediary keeping the rivals at arms-length
until the battle begins...
After a nine-year wait, Formula One makes its much-anticipated return to
the United States with the inaugural race at the new Indianapolis circuit
this weekend. As the second most experienced driver on the grid, Johnny
Herbert has raced in two ...
Jaguar Racing yesterday announced Neil Ressler as the new chief executive
officer of the team. Currently chairman, Ressler will take over as chief
executive immediately and will have full responsibility for the team at
this weekend's Spanish...
JAGUAR EAGER TO ROAR AFTER EMOTIONAL UNVEILING
Jackie Stewart steps down as team chairman
INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2000 -- Jaguar is set to bring emotional
engineering and "racing green" into Formula One this season.
"Jaguar is a...
1994 Barber Pro Series racer
emerged from early tests in Spain and declared his first few outings with
BMW WilliamsF1 largely a success. The Colombian-born pilot evaluated his
session from the perspective of a student who has...
"This session was not as easy as it might have looked. I only did a
few laps, because we did not have any more time after deciding to wait
as the track is dirty here. It was better to save the tyres. The car
was handling very...
It is announced today (Tuesday) that aerodynamicist Mark Handford is to
leave leading British racecar manufacturer Lola Cars International to take
up a new position within Formula One with the Jaguar Racing Grand Prix
During the last 12 ...