Formula 1

Toyota First Off The Blocks

Cologne – 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 hardly anything of its…

Ferrari Preview 2007 Challenger

  Ferrari has revealed its challenger for the 2007 championship. The low-key ‘preview’ event was held yesterday at its private track of Fiorano, Italy. The only glimpse of the car for expectant fans were from photos provided by the team but it currently bears the familiar red livery. Ferrari has…

Sutil gets Spyker drive in 2007

  F1 – Christmas sure brought some cheer to Adrian Sutil when Spyker F1 announced on December 21st that the German will race for the team in 2007, alongside Christijan Albers. 23 year-old Sutil, who replaces Tiago Monteiro in the second race seat, drove the third car for the Silverstone…

Spyker Appoints UAE Dealer

Spyker   Dubai – Spyker Cars has announced the establishment of its regional office in Dubai, called ‘Spyker of the Middle East’ and has appointed Al Tayer Motors LLC as their exclusive delaer for the UAE.<br /><br />Al Mutawa, Director Sales &amp; Marketing Middle East said: “We are delighted to…

Hamilton Snatches Japanese GP Pole

Kimi Raikkonen was the best of the scarlet cars, taking third on the grid   Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix with a blinding lap of the Fuji Speedway right at the end of qualifying. Hamilton clocked 1:25.369 to notch up the top time to…

A New Challenge At Fuji

Mount Fuji forms a majestic backdrop to the track   Around this time of year you suddenly start wondering where the season has gone, with only three races left. It’s been an eventful year, for both good and bad reasons, and the last three flyaway events hold the key to…

The 2007 Formula One Line-ups Nearly Complete

The 2007 Formula One Line-ups Nearly Complete

Paris – The announcement that Lewis Hamilton will race alongside world champion Fernando Alonso at McLaren in 2007 was one of the last driver confirmations for next season and the FIA entry list has now been published. Along with its new drivers McLaren heads into 2007 with new title sponsor…

Sebastian Loeb

Multiple World Rally champion Sebastian Loeb could make an appearance in an F1 car at the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix in November. The Frenchman has been linked with a seat in the Torro Rosso team, as existing driver Sebastian Bourdais (below, left) is widely tipped to be shown…

WRC star Loeb to race in Abu Dhabi F1?

WRC star Loeb to race in Abu Dhabi F1?

Sebastian Loeb   Multiple World Rally champion Sebastian Loeb could make an appearance in an F1 car at the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix in November. The Frenchman has been linked with a seat in the Torro Rosso team, as existing driver Sebastian Bourdais (below, left) is widely tipped…

Webber triumphs at last

Mark Webber celebrates on the podium in Germany   Mark Webber dominated the German Grand Prix to take his first victory despite being penalised for a first corner incident. The Australian headed a second consecutive one-two for the Red Bull Racing team as Sebastian Vettel came in third at the…