‘Manor Marussia’ on 2015 entry list

Feb.28 (GMM) As predicted earlier, the FIA on Friday published the official 2015 entry list that includes a place on the grid for the revived ‘Manor Marussia’ team. Although the backmarker’s Russian investor is long departed, it is believed the […]

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Alonso hit wall at 105kph – report

Feb.27 (GMM) Fernando Alonso struck the wall at 105 kilometres per hour last Sunday. That was the claim on Friday of Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport, as the period of great mystery and controversy surrounding the Spaniard’s bizarre accident continues. […]

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Caterham assets auctions set to go ahead

Feb.27 (GMM) While Marussia pushes hard to return in 2015 as Manor, another ailing backmarker appears to have reached the end of the line. Early in February, it emerged that Caterham’s administrators had appointed an auctioneer to begin arranging for […]

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‘I’m completely fine’ says smiling Alonso

Feb.27 (GMM) Fernando Alonso on Friday declared himself “completely fine” after his Barcelona crash and four-day hospitalisation. The circumstances of the McLaren-Honda’s seemingly innocuous bump against the wall last Sunday has triggered wild rumours of KERS electrocution or seizure. McLaren […]

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F1 looks set for competitive 2015

Feb.27 (GMM) Williams has leapt back into contention as a likely 2015 force. After the first two tests at Jerez and Barcelona, it was suggested that in light of the Grove team’s low-profile performance, rivals might be set to overtake […]

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FIA to investigate mysterious Alonso crash

Feb.26 (GMM) F1’s governing body has vowed to look into the circumstances surrounding the mysterious crash that hospitalised Fernando Alonso for four days. McLaren initially took 28 hours to issue a statement about last Sunday’s incident, triggering speculation there is […]

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Renault not ruling out F1 strategy changes

Feb.26 (GMM) Renault has not ruled out making changes to its approach to formula one. Amid rumours of continuing discord with its partner Red Bull, and following the loss of engine partners Lotus and Caterham, it has been rumoured the […]

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