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09/29/2014 08:48 AM
Japan preview quotes - Pirelli, McLaren, Mercedes & more
After a tense race in Singapore threw the 2014 world championship fight wide open, the teams and drivers head to Japan and one of the most celebrated and iconic circuits on the calendar - Suzuka. Those involved in the 2014 Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix discuss their prospects
09/29/2014 05:34 AM
Verstappen to replace Vergne for FP1 at Suzuka
Toro Rosso's 2015 signing Max Verstappen will make his Formula One Grand Prix weekend debut this Friday, after the team confirmed he will replace Jean-Eric Vergne for the first practice session in Japan. The switch means Verstappen, who has now obtained his mandatory FIA Super Licence, will drive in an official Grand Prix session just three days after his 17th birthday
09/29/2014 05:04 AM
Mallya: McLaren fight will go down to the wire
Force India's battle with McLaren for fifth place in the 2014 Formula One constructors' championship will only intensify over the final five Grands Prix of the season, team principal Vijay Mallya predicts
09/26/2014 08:02 AM
Lotus promise substantial changes for 2015 car
Lotus's technical director Nick Chester says the team's 2015 Formula One car will feature significant changes compared to the current E22, which has underwhelmed and left the team struggling for points in 2014. Lotus have endured reliability and performance issues with the Renault-powered E22, and the Enstone-based squad have only broken into the top ten on two occasions
09/26/2014 06:04 AM
Fully committed - exclusive Q&A with Caterham's Ravetto
The 2014 season has been a tumultuous one for Caterham. They have experienced troubles on track, a sudden takeover, multiple driver changes and the loss of two team principals. So what's going on at the Leafield-based squad and how do they plan to turn their fortunes around? In a frank and revealing interview, Manfredi Ravetto, the recently-installed team principal, explains all
09/26/2014 03:40 AM
Perfect harmony impossible for Mercedes - Boullier
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's increasingly tense fight for the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship will make it impossible for Mercedes to maintain harmony within the team over the final five Grands Prix of the season. That is the opinion of McLaren racing director Eric Boullier. While there have already been several flashpoints between the two title hopefuls
09/24/2014 05:33 AM
Exclusive Helmut Marko Q&A - Anything is still possible!
Reigning world champions Red Bull may have struggled to match the pace of Mercedes for much of the season, but with five races to go Daniel Ricciardo is just 60 points off the championship lead. In a wide-ranging interview, Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko explains why the Milton Keynes-based squad haven't given up on the title just yet, and why they should be much more competitive in 2015
09/23/2014 08:21 AM
Ferrari and Shell debut natural-gas derived oil
Last weekend's 2014 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix saw Ferrari running a new, higher performing oil from suppliers Shell for the first time. The Shell Helix Ultra race formulation is notable for using natural gas instead of crude oil as its base, providing enhanced cleansing and engine protection, resulting in greater efficiency
09/23/2014 05:25 AM
Vergne: 'Incredible' Singapore sixth showcases potential
Jean-Eric Vergne hopes his superb sixth-place finish in Sunday's 2014 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix will help secure his Formula One future beyond the end of the 2014 season. Vergne was left without a drive for next year after Red Bull elected to promote Max Verstappen to a full-time Toro Rosso seat alongside Daniil Kvyat
09/23/2014 05:10 AM
Tata Communications achieves first live F1® 4K feed over fibre
Tata Communications, a leading provider of A New World of Communications™, continues to drive technology innovation by becoming the first company to deliver a live 4K feed from a Formula 1® event. This landmark was achieved during Practice Session 1 at the 2014 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix, where live footage was delivered end-to-end
09/23/2014 05:02 AM
Kaltenborn Q&A: We've not forgotten how to build good cars
Sauber are in the midst of the worst period in their proud history: the Swiss team have gone 14 races without scoring a point and in Singapore both of their cars failed to reach the finish for the fourth time this season. But team principal Monisha Kaltenborn refuses to be downhearted and insists that, with the right investment, Sauber will prosper once more
09/22/2014 08:39 AM
Mercedes: Poor reliability must not decide the title
Mercedes have to tackle the reliability issues which have blighted their otherwise dominant Formula One campaign, says head of Mercedes-Benz motorsport Toto Wolff, who does not want to see a car failure determine who wins the 2014 drivers' crown. On Sunday in Singapore Nico Rosberg ceded the lead of the championship to victorious team mate Lewis Hamilton
09/22/2014 07:02 AM
Sochi Autodrom officially opened in Russia
The Sochi Autodrom, venue for next month's inaugural 2014 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix, was officially opened on Saturday, with a host of leading Russian government and motorsport figures in in attendance. A spectacular demonstration of racing machinery was the main event, with Vitaly Petrov - the first Russian to compete in Formula One racing
09/22/2014 04:35 AM
Singapore analysis - Rosberg undone as Hamilton triumphs
As Lewis Hamilton secured a superb victory in Singapore, Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg could only watch from the sidelines, his championship lead snatched away by a broken wiring loom. Hamilton now leads the world championship for only the second time this season, and has momentum on his side after two consecutive Grand Prix hat-tricks
09/21/2014 12:05 PM
Sebastian Vettel Q&A: We have to be satisfied with second
Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel cut a frustrated figure in the Singapore paddock on Saturday evening after feeling he'd blown his chance at pole position. But the reigning world champion was much more positive on Sunday evening after securing second place at Marina Bay - his best result of the season. After the race Vettel told reporters why he couldn't have asked for anymore, despite a brief period in the lead

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