44 results found for Formula 1

McLaren boss says no sprint events in 2022 a possibility

FORMULA 1 is in danger of not having any sprint events this year as a result of a stand-off over money, says McLaren boss Zak Brown. F1... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 38 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Brazilian Grands Prix, Zak Brown

Aston Martin appoint Mike Krack as team principal

ASTON Martin have appointed former BMW motorsport boss Mike Krack as team principal. The move is part of the restructuring of Aston Martin as they seek to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 120 times

Tags: BMW motorsport, ASTON Martin, Mike Krack, Formula 1

FIA outlines the process for inquiry into last year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

FORMULA 1's governing body has outlined the process for an inquiry into last year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton lost the championship to Red Bull's Max... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 106 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton, Michael Masi

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver to decide on F1 future after Abu Dhabi inquiry

LEWIS Hamilton will not decide whether to return to Formula 1 this season until he sees the results of an inquiry into the Abu Dhabi Grand... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 66 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Formula 1, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Michael Masi

Otmar Szafnauer: Aston Martin Formula One team principal leaves

TEAM principal and chief executive officer Otmar Szafnauer has left the Aston Martin Formula One team. The 57-year-old had been with the Silverstone-based team since 2009. An Aston... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 292 times

Tags: Otmar Szafnauer, Aston Martin, Formula One

Lewis Hamilton's Formula 1 career statistics

LEWIS Hamilton may have missed out on a historic eighth world title, but his record still marks him out arguably the greatest of all time. Who would... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 65 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Formula 1

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 'tarnishing image' of F1, says sport's governing body

FORMULA 1's governing body says the controversial Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is "tarnishing the image" of the sport. The FIA will conduct a "detailed analysis and clarification... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 30 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Mercedes and Red Bull set to face each other in sailing

NOT content with creating one of the most dramatic Formula 1 seasons in history, Mercedes and Red Bull are set to face each other on the water... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Formula 1, Mercedes, Red Bull

Formula 1: Where next for sport after Verstappen and Hamilton title drama?

FORMULA 1's governing body the FIA is under intense scrutiny in the wake of the controversial end to the 2021 world championship in Abu Dhabi on... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 28 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Abu Dhabi, Hamilton, Verstappen

Lewis Hamilton will be back, says David Coulthard after controversial Abu Dhabi finale

LEWIS Hamilton is a "fantastic example" on "how to handle defeat" and is "committed" to coming back stronger next season, says former Formula 1 driver David... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 53 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Formula 1

Mercedes protests rejected by Formula 1 stewards as title goes to Max Verstappen

FORMULA 1 officials rejected two protests by Mercedes against the result of the controversial title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with the team set to appeal against... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 128 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: 'Max Verstappen's win decided by a questionable call'

AS Max Verstappen battled the torrent of emotions coursing through him after winning his first Formula 1 world title, one word kept coming to his lips:... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Max Verstappen, Formula 1, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton

Max Verstappen wins title after last-lap overtake of Lewis Hamilton in Abu Dhabi

RED Bull's Max Verstappen won his first Formula 1 world title in dramatic circumstances at the season finale in Abu Dhabi. His rival Lewis Hamilton had appeared... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 97 times

Tags: Max Verstappen, Formula 1

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Nikita Mazepin tests positive for Covid

HAAS driver Nikita Mazepin testing positive for Covid-19 will not have a "wider impact" on the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, says Formula 1. The 22-year-old Russian... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Formula 1, Nikita Mazepin, Covid-19

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Max Verstappen fastest in first practice

RED Bull's Max Verstappen led the way in the first practice session in the Formula 1 CHAMPIONSHIP showdown at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. He was 0.196... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 61 times

Tags: RED Bull, Max Verstappen, Formula 1

Lewis Hamilton v Max Verstappen set for title showdown in Abu Dhabi

MAX Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton face off for the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship in Abu Dhabi this weekend in what is arguably the most intense... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 116 times

Tags: MAX Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton, Formula 1

Formula 1: Abu Dhabi GP extends deal until 2030

ABU Dhabi will be the final race of the Formula 1 season for another decade after the country signed a new contract to host a grand... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 83 times

Tags: ABU Dhabi, Formula 1

Max Verstappen: Formula 1's 'bull fighter' & the family that shaped him

MAX Verstappen was two and a half when his parents first realised he might be on the path to being a racing driver. The boy who became... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 27 times

Tags: Max Verstappen, Formula 1

Mercedes & Kingspan end sponsorship deal

MERCEDES' sponsorship deal with Kingspan, a firm that made insulation material involved in the Grenfell Tower disaster, has ended a week after it was announced. The Formula... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 97 times

Tags: MERCEDES, Kingspan, Formula 1, Grenfell Tower

Lewis Hamilton v Max Verstappen: Key moments in F1's thrilling title battle

CHAOS, crashes and controversy - the 2021 Formula 1 season has had it all - and sets up a thrilling winner-takes-all finale between Lewis Hamilton and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 44 times

Tags: Formula 1, Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen, Abu Dhabi

Lewis Hamilton v Max Verstappen: 'It could well end in a messy situation'

LEWIS Hamilton and Max Verstappen head into a winner-takes-all championship decider in Abu Dhabi this Sunday with different views of what is fair and acceptable driving. Once... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 35 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Max Verstappen, Abu Dhabi GP, Formula 1

Lando Norris: 'I don't think there will be as much Mr Nice Guy'

AS Lando Norris heads into the final two races of the 2021 season, he has answered many of the questions he had in his own head... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 325 times

Tags: Lando Norris, Formula 1, McLaren

Max Verstappen & Lewis Hamilton set for thrilling Formula 1 finale

THE most intense Formula 1 championship fight for years will be decided over the next two weekends in the Middle East. Red Bull's Max Verstappen leads Mercedes'... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 30 times

Tags: Formula 1, Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Red Bull

Sir Frank Williams obituary: A Formula 1 icon & one of greatest team owners

SIR Frank Williams, who has died aged 79, was one of the greatest Formula 1 team owners in history and a man who became an icon... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 141 times

Tags: Sir Frank Williams, Formula 1

Formula 1 renews its deal with the Spanish Grand Prix until 2026

THE Spanish Grand Prix has signed a new contract to remain on the Formula 1 calendar at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya until 2026. The organisers have agreed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 48 times

Tags: Spanish Grand Prix, Formula 1

Qatar Grand Prix: 'Lewis Hamilton & Max Verstappen's title battle on a knife edge'

LEWIS Hamilton's second win in succession, in a largely dreary Qatar Grand Prix, has left the Formula 1 championship battle on a knife-edge heading into the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 56 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilton, Qatar Grand Prix, Formula 1, Max Verstappen

Valtteri Bottas fastest in Qatar Grand Prix second practice

MERCEDES' Valtteri Bottas set the pace in Friday practice at the Qatar Grand Prix as the Formula 1 title battle heads into its final three races. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 147 times

Tags: MERCEDES', Valtteri Bottas, Qatar Grand Prix, Formula 1

Formula 1: Mercedes review request of Max Verstappen's Brazil move rejected

FORMULA 1 officials have rejected Mercedes' request for a review of Max Verstappen's driving during the Sao Paulo Grand Prix. Stewards in Brazil ruled that there was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Mercedes, Max Verstappen

Qatar Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton calls for Qatar and Saudi Arabia to be scrutinised over human rights issues

LEWIS Hamilton says Formula 1 is "duty bound" to raise awareness of human rights issues in Qatar at the country's maiden grand prix. F1 boss Stefano Domenicali... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 87 times

Tags: LEWIS Hamilto, Formula 1, Qatar Grand Prix

Qatar Grand Prix: Shutting off Qatar & Saudi will not help, says Domenicali

FORMULA 1 boss Stefano Domenicali says the new grands prix in Qatar and Saudi Arabia can help drive progress on human rights in the countries. The Gulf... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: FORMULA 1, Stefano Domenicali, Qatar, Saudi Arabia

Formula 1: Guanyu Zhou becomes first Chinese driver after signing for Alfa Romeo

GUANYU Zhou has become Formula 1's first Chinese driver after signing to race for Alfa Romeo in 2022. Alfa Romeo described the Formula 2 frontrunner as a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Guanyu Zhou, Formula 1, Alfa Romeo

Oscar Piastri to join Alpine as reserve driver

AUSTRALIAN Formula 1 hopeful Oscar Piastri will be the Alpine team's reserve driver in 2022. The 20-year-old from Melbourne is one of the most highly-rated drivers in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 57 times

Tags: AUSTRALIAN Formula 1, Oscar Piastri, Alpine team

Oscar Piastri to join Alpine as reserve driver

AUSTRALIAN Formula 1 hopeful Oscar Piastri will be the Alpine team's reserve driver in 2022. The 20-year-old from Melbourne is one of the most highly-rated drivers in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: AUSTRALIAN Formula 1, Oscar Piastri, Alpine team

Oscar Piastri to join Alpine as reserve driver

AUSTRALIAN Formula 1 hopeful Oscar Piastri will be the Alpine team's reserve driver in 2022. The 20-year-old from Melbourne is one of the most highly-rated drivers in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: AUSTRALIAN Formula 1, Oscar Piastri, Alpine team

Mexican Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen say they will race clean

TITLE rivals Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen say they will race fair and clean for the remainder of the season. Hamilton trails by 12 points heading into... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen, Formula 1

Formula 1: Sprint format could become standard approach to grand prix weekend

FORMULA 1's new 'sprint' format could eventually become the standard approach to a grand prix weekend, says managing director Ross Brawn. Brawn said F1 "wants to take... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: FORMULA 1,

Shanghai race expected to be dropped from 2022 F1 calendar

THE Chinese Grand Prix is expected to be dropped from the 2022 Formula 1 calendar when next year's schedule is published on Friday. The Shanghai race has... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 161 times

Tags: Chinese Grand Prix, Formula 1, Emilia Romagna GP

Could changes to Formula 1 attract another new car company?

FORMULA 1 is inching towards an agreement on a new engine design to be used from 2026 - and it looks increasingly likely that its introduction... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 31 times

Tags: FORMULA 1

Lewis Hamilton: Cultural icon, activist and musician

YOU might not know a lot about Formula 1, but you will have almost definitely heard of Lewis Hamilton. On a par with the likes of basketball... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Formula 1, Lewis Hamilton

Qatar F1 race will be held in November along with 10-year deal

QATAR will make its debut on the Formula 1 calendar with a race in November and has signed a 10-year deal to host a Grand Prix... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: QATAR, Formula 1

Lewis Hamilton's 100th win in Russia cannot mask concern for F1 title chances

IN the interview pen after the Russian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton and Lando Norris held their own personal post mortem into how, in a chaotic final... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Russian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton, Formula 1, Lando Norris

Aston Martin retain Sebastian Vettel and Lance Stroll for 2022

SEBASTIAN Vettel will continue at Aston Martin for a second season in 2022 alongside Canadian Lance Stroll. Vettel had a contractual option to take up to continue... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 196 times

Tags: SEBASTIAN Vettel, Aston Martin, Formula 1, Lance Stroll

Formula 1: Fernando Alonso still targeting third title

FERNANDO Alonso says winning a third Formula 1 World Championship is still his main target - but accepts that achieving it may not be possible. The 40-year-old,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 51 times

Tags: Formula 1: Fernando Alonso still targeting third title

Dutch Grand Prix: Kimi Raikkonen says Formula 1 'has never been my life'

KIMI Raikkonen said that Formula 1 "has never been my life" in his first interview since announcing his retirement from the sport. The 41-year-old Finn, who won... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Dutch Grand Prix: Kimi Raikkonen says Formula 1 'has never been my life'