Manor could return to F1 – Lowdon

Jan.22 (GMM) Manor is not ruling out a return to formula one. The F1 team went out of business after 2016, switching instead to world endurance sports car racing. For 2018, Manor will contest the top-tier LMP1 category at Le […]

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Kvyat could race at Le Mans in 2018

Jan.22 (GMM) Daniil Kvyat could add another important job to his CV in 2018. Following his departure from the Red Bull programme, Ferrari signed up the Russian to be a development driver this year. And now, the owner of the […]

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Renault first to ‘launch’ 2018 car – report

Jan.22 (GMM) Renault could become the first team to reveal its 2018 car. Mercedes revealed recently that it will ‘launch’ its championship defending contender at Silverstone on February 22, four days before official testing begins in Barcelona. Ferrari will launch […]

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Boullier not worried about Renault reliability

Jan.18 (GMM) Team boss Eric Boullier says he is not worried about engine reliability for 2018. After three bad years with Honda, McLaren has switched to customer Renault power for this year. However, although Honda’s reliability was woeful, Renault finished […]

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Former driver defends Kvyat’s new role

Jan.18 (GMM) Russia’s first F1 test driver has backed Daniil Kvyat as he is snapped up by Ferrari for 2018. Some are declaring that Red Bull refugee Kvyat’s move to a development role at Ferrari is effectively the death knell […]

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Montreal promoter opposes Friday axe plans

Jan.18 (GMM) A race promoter says he is basically happy with Liberty Media’s new approach as the sport gets together in London this week. Liberty has convened a series of major meetings with F1 stakeholders this week, including all 21 […]

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Kubica’s race dream still alive – Rosberg

Jan.18 (GMM) Nico Rosberg insists Robert Kubica’s dream of returning to the formula one grid remains alive. Legions of the Polish driver’s fans are disappointed that Williams elected to instead sign the heavily-sponsored Russian Sergey Sirotkin for 2018. But Kubica’s […]

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Sirotkin ‘stronger than Kubica’ – father

Jan.18 (GMM) Sergey Sirotkin’s father says the young Russian secured the Williams seat because he was “stronger” than Robert Kubica. Many Williams, F1 and Kubica fans are disappointed and angry that the British team signed the heavily backed Sirotkin over […]

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Marchionne denies eyeing Ferrari buy-in

Jan.16 (GMM) Sergio Marchionne has denied that he has plans to buy into Ferrari after stepping down as Fiat president. The Italian-Canadian has already announced that he will retire as Fiat Chrysler chief in April of 2019, because “I want […]

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