Oct 11, 2014

Dovizioso claims Japanese GP pole

Italy’s Andrea Dovizioso grabbed his first pole of the season Saturday ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix, while championship leader Marc Marquez will start from the second row as he struggles with mechanical problems. The Ducati man secured his second career pole in dry, ...

Oct 9, 2014

Drivers dedicate Russian Grand Prix to Bianchi

Formula One drivers say they will race this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix for Jules Bianchi, who was seriously injured in an accident last week in Japan. Still trying to cope with Bianchi’s accident, some of the leading drivers said Thursday they had to be ...

Hamilton beats Rosberg to win Japanese GP

Oct 5, 2014

Hamilton beats Rosberg to win Japanese GP

by Jim Armstrong

Lewis Hamilton won a rain-shortened Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday, claiming his third straight Formula One victory and widening his lead over teammate Nico Rosberg in the race for the drivers’ championship. With Hamilton leading Rosberg, a red flag came out on the 44th ...

Vettel to bolt team

Oct 4, 2014

Vettel to bolt team

Four-time defending Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel will leave Red Bull at the end of the season and is expected to soon announce a deal with Ferrari. Vettel told Red Bull chief Christian Horner on Friday night that he intended to leave, and the ...

Rosberg claims pole at Suzuka

Oct 4, 2014

Rosberg claims pole at Suzuka

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg claimed pole position on Saturday for the Japanese Grand Prix, beating teammate Lewis Hamilton and putting himself in good position to regain the Formula One championship lead. Rosberg claimed his eighth pole of the season with a time of 1 ...

Verstappen makes history

Oct 3, 2014

Verstappen makes history

by Jim Armstrong

Max Verstappen said he was satisfied with his performance at the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday where he became the youngest driver to take part in a Formula One Grand Prix weekend. Having only turned 17 on Tuesday, Verstappen completed 22 laps in a ...

Hamilton to vie for third Japanese GP title

Oct 2, 2014

Hamilton to vie for third Japanese GP title

by Jim Armstrong

Lewis Hamilton will be aiming to complete a hat trick of wins and extend his narrow Formula One championship lead over Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg at this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix; a race that has been dominated by Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel in recent ...

Sep 20, 2014

Teen Verstappen set for Japan debut

Teenager Max Verstappen is set to make his debut as a Formula One racing driver during free practice at the Japanese Grand Prix next month. The 16-year-old will become the youngest race starter in F1 history if he takes his place on the grid ...

Vettel says dominance not alienating race fans

Oct 10, 2013

Vettel says dominance not alienating race fans

On the verge of claiming his fourth straight Formula One title, Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel doesn’t think his overwhelming dominance has made the sport less interesting for fans. Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was quoted after Sunday’s Korean Grand Prix as suggesting that Vettel’s ...