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Briton Palmer joins Lotus F1 team as test driver

Briton Palmer joins Lotus F1 team as test driver

Reigning GP2 champion Britain's Jolyon Palmer has been appointed test and reserve driver for Lotus the Formula One team announced on Tuesday..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 20 Jan 2015 17:46

Earlier start for F1 races after Bianchi crash

Earlier start for F1 races after Bianchi crash

Formula One organisers the FIA on Tuesday announced earlier starts for five grand prix this season, the move introduced as one of the recommendations after Jules Bianchi's near-fatal crash..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 20 Jan 2015 14:01

Tough new rules for teenage F1 drivers

Tough new rules for teenage F1 drivers

The International Automobile Federation (FIA) has introduced tough new rules that will mean Formula One drivers must be at least 18-years-old and go through more rigorous testing..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 07 Jan 2015 11:01

French F1 driver Beltoise dies at 77

French F1 driver Beltoise dies at 77

Former Formula One driver Jean-Pierre Beltoise, whose biggest win came at the 1972 Monaco Grand Prix, has died from a stroke in Dakar at the age of 77, family sources said on MondayAfter a successful career in motorbike racing, Frenchman Beltoise switched to four wheels in 1966, eventually joining Ken Tyrrell's Matra team alongside Jackie Stewart..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 05 Jan 2015 14:16

Button marries long-term girlfriend

Button marries long-term girlfriend

British former world champion Jenson Button confirmed via Twitter on Thursday that he has married his long-term girlfriend, Japanese-Argentine lingerie model Jessica Michibata..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 02 Jan 2015 10:26

Agonising wait for Schumachers and Bianchis

Agonising wait for Schumachers and Bianchis

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has entered a second year battling back from a horrific ski accident that has left him a recluse in his Swiss home, his condition a closely guarded secret..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 30 Dec 2014 00:46

German bank sues Ecclestone for 345m euros - report

German bank sues Ecclestone for 345m euros - report

German bank BayernLB is seeking 345 million euros ($423 million) in a lawsuit against Formula One magnate Bernie Ecclestone over the 2006 sale of the sport's rights, according to a report..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 19 Dec 2014 21:01

Vergne signs up as Ferrari test driver

Vergne signs up as Ferrari test driver

Jean-Eric Vergne, who was replaced as a Toro Rosso driver by 17-year-old Max Verstappen, will join Ferrari as a test driver for the 2015 season, the Italian team have announced on Friday..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 19 Dec 2014 19:46

Ecclestone returns to F1 board

Ecclestone returns to F1 board

Formula One's commercial ringmaster Bernie Ecclestone has rejoined the board of the Formula One group which runs the sport after stepping down to fight his bribery case in Germany..

Formula 1 News  | Published: 19 Dec 2014 11:16