No talks with other teams – Massa

Oct.21 (GMM) Felipe Massa has admitted that if Williams ousts him, he will leave formula one completely. Although Williams has been testing Robert Kubica and Paul di Resta, and is reportedly also considering Pascal Wehrlein for 2018, 36-year-old Massa says […]

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Engine plans key to Verstappen deal – Marko

Oct.21 (GMM) Max Verstappen has not denied that his new Red Bull contract includes higher pay. Amid obvious interest from Mercedes and Ferrari, the energy drink company announced in Austin that the 20-year-old is staying put until 2020. Asked how […]

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Red Bull wants Ricciardo for 2019 and 2020

Oct.21 (GMM) Red Bull has now set its sights on extending Daniel Ricciardo’s contract. In Austin, although it was believed the Dutchman was already under contract until 2019, Red Bull announced that Max Verstappen is staying put until 2020. Earlier, […]

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Official meets Tilke over Rotterdam plans

Oct.21 (GMM) Rotterdam has sped into pole position to secure a Dutch grand prix in the future. Earlier, Max Verstappen expressed scepticism amid reports Rotterdam or Amsterdam could host formula one on the city streets. But Rotterdam-based sports promoter Herman […]

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F1 eyes Netflix deal for 2018

Oct.21 (GMM) F1 could be set to team up with the popular internet streaming service Netflix. Germany’s Welt newspaper reports that Liberty Media is in talks with the American internet company, with a deal having the potential to revolutionise how […]

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Hamilton decides against ‘taking a knee’

Oct.20 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton says he will not ‘take a knee’ before Sunday’s US grand prix. Earlier, as American football players protested during pre-game renditions of the national anthem, the Mercedes driver hinted he could also kneel in solidarity before […]

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Massa interested in Liberty Media role

Oct.20 (GMM) Felipe Massa says he would be interested in a role with Liberty Media once his F1 career ends. After 16 seasons on the grid, the 36-year-old is fighting for his Williams cockpit against 2018 contenders Robert Kubica, Paul […]

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Vettel urges against big changes at Ferrari

Oct.20 (GMM) Amid rumblings of looming changes, Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari should actually stay the course. Recently, as his title campaign crumbled amid reliability problems, president Sergio Marchionne said “organisational changes” are now on the cards. And Germany’s Bild newspaper […]

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Rosberg not eyeing job as team boss yet

Oct.19 (GMM) Nico Rosberg is not ruling out a future as a motor racing team boss. Last weekend, Team Rosberg – founded by the reigning world champion’s father Keke – won the DTM championship with Rene Rast at the wheel. […]

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Saudi Arabia to host Race of Champions

Oct.19 (GMM) F1 drivers will head to Saudi Arabia early next year for the annual Race of Champions. The Saudi capital of Riyadh will be a controversial choice of venue for the motor racing spectacular, with women only just having […]

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