Formula 1

F1 | Kubica Scores Maiden Victory

Robert Kubica secured his and the BMW Sauber team’s first Formula One victory at the Canadian Grand Prix yesterday. With this win Kubica leaps ahead of Lewis Hamilton in the World Drivers’ Championship table, 42 points to 38. Felipe Massa also has 38. Current champ Kimi Raikkonen follows on 35.…

F1 Glamour In Monaco

  It’s one of the most recognised and historic races on the Formula 1 calendar – the Monaco Grand Prix takes place this weekend. The small principality at the south of France will play host to the F1 circus and possibly the most glamorous guests of the year as the…

Schumacher Awarded FIA Gold Medal

  Monaco – The FIA officially crowned its 2006 World Champions at a gala ceremony in Monaco recently. The ceremony culminated in the presentation of an FIA Gold Medal for Motor Sport to Michael Schumacher, the recently retired seven-time Formula One world champion. The medal, which was the final presentation…

Super Aguri Retain Yamamoto

  F1 – Sakon Yamamoto got his Christmas present a day later when the Super Aguri F1 Team confirmed that the young Japanese will continue his relationship with the team as the second test driver for 2007. He and newly appointed test and reserve driver Giedo van der Garde will…

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…

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…

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…

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…