Rosberg roars to pole at Japanese Formula One Grand Prix

Published : 4:00 pm  October 4, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Nico Rosberg outpaced Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to take pole position in Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix as he seeks to bounce back from losing the drivers’ championship leadership.

Champ Vettel quits Red Bull, Ferrari beckons

Published : 3:22 pm  October 4, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Four-time defending world champion Sebastian Vettel on Saturday announced his shock departure from Red Bull and looked set to join Ferrari in a day of major upheaval in Formula One.

Formula One is no child’s play for Verstappen

Published : 6:55 pm  October 3, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sebastian Vettel lost another Formula One record to the Playstation generation on Friday when Max Verstappen became the youngest driver to take part in a grand prix weekend only days after his 17th birthday.

Rosberg leads Hamilton in opening practice for Japanese GP

Published : 12:21 pm  October 3, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Nico Rosberg bounced back from his Singapore disappointment by setting the fastest time in opening practice for Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix.

Alonso refuses to rule out Ferrari departure

Published : 7:49 pm  October 2, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Fernando Alonso on Thursday refused to categorically rule out leaving current team Ferrari as soon as next season for either former outfit McLaren or reigning champions Red Bull.

Team change ‘not in my head’ says Vettel

Published : 4:28 pm  October 2, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World champion Sebastian Vettel laughed off persistent speculation about his future on Thursday, insisting it was far from his mind in the run-up to the Japanese Grand Prix.

Hamilton seeks hat-trick to pull away from Rosberg

Published : 11:46 pm  October 1, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Lewis Hamilton wants a first Japanese Grand Prix victory on the demanding Suzuka track this weekend to complete a hat-trick of wins and pull away from Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in the drivers’ championship.

Kobayashi gets Japan GP drive

Published : 9:59 pm  October 1, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Kamui Kobayashi will keep his seat at Caterham for his home Japanese Grand Prix this weekend, the team has confirmed.

Verstappen to set F1 record in Japan GP practice

Published : 3:03 pm  September 30, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Max Verstappen will become the youngest driver to take part in a Formula One weekend when he drives a Toro Rosso in Friday practice at the Japanese Grand Prix only three days after his 17th birthday.

Deheragoda fifth in Japan on ailing card

Published : 2:24 am  September 29, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sri Lankan champion Dinesh Deheragoda of EZY Racing finished fifth in the Asia Cup and improved a place from what he achieved in Malaysia last month in the previous round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC), after being forced to nurse his Mitsubishi Evolution X through the entire race than pushing for victory as a mystery technical issue debilitated his car and prevented him from accelerating.

Rosberg retirement due to freak contamination – Mercedes

Published : 11:39 am  September 27, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Nico Rosberg’s retirement from Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix was caused by a freak contamination of his steering column electronics by a substance used by Mercedes in their pre-event servicing, the team said on Friday.

Team Ezy begins impressively in Japan

Published : 10:59 pm  September 26, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Sri Lankan champion Dinesh Deheragoda began the Japan leg of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) impressively for his team Ezy Racing when he finished sixth in the Asia Cup category after yesterday exhibition Super Special Stage over a small distance of 0.94 km near the Satsunai River Bank in Obihiro here in Japan yesterday.

Brabham’s son plans to revive racing team

Published : 9:36 am  September 25, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Formula One could see the return of a Brabham team if enough fans and investors buy into a project presented by the son of late triple world champion Jack Brabham on Wednesday.

McLaren accuse Red Bull of coded messages

Published : 11:54 pm  September 22, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The McLaren team on Monday hinted that rivals Red Bull had used coded messages to assist Australian Daniel Ricciardo’s drive to a podium finish in Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix.

Magnussen suffers burn out in Singapore hot-seat

Published : 5:46 pm  September 22, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Danish rookie Kevin Magnussen needed medical attention for burns to his backside following Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix in which he finished 10th for McLaren.

Hamilton claims ‘dream’ win and title lead, Rosberg retires

Published : 11:03 pm  September 21, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Lewis Hamilton regained the lead in the Formula One drivers’ world championship on Sunday when he capitalised on Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg’s reliability problems to claim a dramatic victory in the Singapore Grand Prix.

Red Bull duo have mixed feelings about qualifying

Published : 10:32 am  September 21, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo was only looking at the positives despite seeing a first Formula One pole position snatched away from him at the death of Singapore qualifying by title-chasing Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

Hamilton pips Rosberg for Grand Prix pole in Singapore

Published : 10:50 pm  September 20, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Lewis Hamilton snatched a dramatic last-gasp pole position from his Mercedes team-mate and championship leader Nico Rosberg for Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix with a phenomenal lap in the final seconds of Saturday’s qualifying session.

Engine failure adds to Vettel woes in Singapore

Published : 10:04 am  September 20, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World champion Sebastian Vettel’s wretched run of luck continued at the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday when the German suffered an engine failure at the end of the first free practice session which compromised his track time in the second.

Hamilton edges Alonso in Singapore practice

Published : 10:00 am  September 20, 2014 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  

Lewis Hamilton laid down an early marker that he will be the man to beat in the Singapore Grand Prix this weekend when he set the fastest time in the second free practice session at the floodlit Marina Bay Street Circuit on Friday.

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