F1 champ Rosberg in shock retirement

Dec 3, 2016

F1 champ Rosberg in shock retirement

Quitting at the top, Formula One champion Nico Rosberg shocked the world of motor racing Friday by announcing he was retiring at the age of 31, five days after earning his first world championship. “I have decided to end my Formula One career. I ...

Honda's aim in returning to F-1 is to win, president says

Feb 12, 2015

Honda's aim in returning to F-1 is to win, president says

The most important thing in Honda Motor Co.’s return to Formula One is to win races, said Takanobu Ito, the automaker’s president and chief executive officer. “Without a win, 99 percent of the race’s objective cannot be accomplished,” Ito said Tuesday in an interview. ...

Senna remembered on 20th anniversary of his death

May 2, 2014

Senna remembered on 20th anniversary of his death

Thousands of fans joined Formula One drivers past and present on Thursday in marking the 20th anniversary of the death of Ayrton Senna at the Italian circuit where the triple champion crashed 20 years ago. They thronged the track to observe a minute’s silence ...

Dec 31, 2013

Small improvement for Schumacher after second surgery

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Michael Schumacher underwent surgery for a second time after a brain scan showed small, “surprising” signs of improvement, but grim doctors said Tuesday they could offer no insight into the prognosis for the Formula One champion. Schumacher, who turns 45 on Friday, suffered critical ...