Category: Formula 1

Porsche Might Do Formula One

Porsche has said that they are looking into a Formula One team, where they could become a full team and not just an engine supplier. The initial statements come from the Paris Motor Show where Porsche’s CEO spoke about the idea. Since then, Research and Development Director, Wolfgang Durheimer, said: “If Porsche was to go to formula one, then it […]

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British Grand Prix Results: Mark Webber Takes The Race

Mark Webber has won the British Grand Prix at Silverstone over the weekend. After adding a new piece to the track, tempers were high during the practice and qualifying sessions. However, a previously frustrated Webber came out on top when it counted. Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts 1 6 Mark Webber RBR-Renault 52 1:24:38.200 2 25 2 […]

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Sebastian Vettel Wins The European Grand Prix [Mark Webber Crash Clip]

Sebastian Vettel has won the European Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton finished in second place. Following these two, Jenson Button finished in third place leaving McLaren-Mercedes with both of their drivers on the podium. Mark Webber crashed his car with a frightening backflip. Thankfully he escaped uninjured. Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts 1 5 Sebastian Vettel RBR-Renault […]

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Lewis Hamilton Wins The 2010 Canadian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton has won the Montreal Grand Prix over the weekend. Hamilton has now taken the lead in the 2010 World Championship. The British driver beat team mate Jenson Button across the line on Sunday. Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts 1 2 Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 70 1:33:53.456 1 25 2 1 Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes 70 +2.2 secs […]

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Ferrari Keeps Same Team For 2011 F1 Season

Ferrari has confirmed that Felipe Massa will remain alongside Fernando Alonso for the 2011 Formula One season. In fact, they went on to say that Massa will remain in the hot seat until 2012. “I am happy to be given the opportunity to drive for Ferrari for a further two seasons,” said Massa. Both Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa have […]

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Red Bull Racing Will Stay The Same For 2011

Formula One driver Mark Webber will stay with Red Bull Racing for 2011 where his teammate will remain Sebastian Vettel. In other words, the team will not change whatsoever. Team boss Christian Horner said on Monday: “The decision to retain Mark was very straightforward. He is an important member of our team and is in the best form of his […]

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Results From The 2010 Turkish Grand Prix

This weekend’s Formula One race in Turkey was surprisingly interesting. Red Bull Racing was under loads of pressure from the McLaren F1 team before both drivers for RedBull connected each other. The crash saw Sebastian Vettel out of the race, leaving McLaren with an easy one-two finish. Mixed emotions between the team mates saw Mark Webber blame the entire incident […]

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Results: 2010 Spanish Grand Prix

Spain was the host of the latest Grand Prix which took place over the weekend. The Barcelona F1 race was dominated by Red Bull Racing as they claimed the victory. Second place was awarded to Fernando Alonso in the Ferrari, while the Sebastian Vettel came third. Michael Schumacher ended in fourth place, and Lewis Hamilton crashed on the final laps […]

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F1 Teams Start To Agree On Four-Cylinder Turbocharged Engines

Formula One teams are currently agreeing upon a new set of engines for the 2013+ racing period. The development of the 2.4-litre V8 units are said to be ‘frozen’ as the teams replace it with a smaller, more powerful and more fuel efficient engine. Agreements are currently being reached for a four-cylinder 1.5-litre engine with twin-turbocharging and direct injection. These […]

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Results From The 2010 Chinese Grand Prix

A ten point lead. That’s what Jenson Button currently holds in the 2010 Formula One Grand Prix. The British driver won the Shanghai GP this weekend as he dominated the rest of the racers around the track. Following in second place was McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton, the teammate to Button. The second place driver, Hamilton, is currently under investigation by the […]

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Turbocharged Formula One Cars For 2013? Bosses Say It’s Possible

The bosses at Formula One are discussing possibilities to revert back to turbocharged engines. The white-haired men behind the sport are considering 1.5-litre turbocharged engines for the 2013 season. A move to forced-induction is expected to attract new sponsors, teams and manufacturers. There is also the detail that it would support ‘green’ power. Following this, the bosses are trying to […]

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Sebastian Vettel Drives Red Bull Racing To Win The Malaysian Grand Prix

The 2010 Malaysian Grand Prix in Sepang was certainly interesting as Felipe Massa who scored a seventh place finish is now on top of the Drivers’ World Championship. The humid Formula One was completed with Sebastian Vettel, a Red Bull Racing driver, finishing in pole position. Following Sebastian was his buddy, and also team mate, Mark Webber. Full standings below. […]

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The 2010 Australian GP Results

The Australian Grand Prix saw Jenson Button take pole position after a dark and drizzly race. The Melbourne track was being dominated by the German team, despite Red Bull Racing being previously dominant. Mark Webber, the local hero, said had a bad race where he finished in 9th place. Following this the Oz driver had to apologize to Lewis Hamilton […]

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Fernando Alonso Wins His First Race For Ferrari, And The First Race For 2010

Fernando Alonso has won the first Formula One race for the 2010 year. The Spanish driver not only won the first race of the year, but he also won his first race for Ferrari. Alsono passed Sebastian Vettel after the Red Bull car developed an exhaust problem. Sebastian said that he was lucky to finish, however he should have won. […]

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Lada Will Sponsor The 2010 Renault Formula One Car

Lada, a Russian car maker, will sponsor the 2010 Renault R30 Formula One car. Russia’s prime minister, Vladimir Putin has announced that Lada will sponsor the car as Vyborn-born Vitaly Petrov is at the wheel of the racer. Renault now owns 25 percent of Lada’s parent, Avtovaz. “Lada branding will also appear on the overalls and team uniform of … […]

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