Meet The Man Who Rescued The Marussia F1 Team With Dolla Dolla Billz

No one expected the Marussia Formula One team to make it on to the grid this year, yet here we are in March, watching the team name Will Stevens as its first driver and going full steam ahead on its plans to make it to the Australian Grand Prix. Ovo Energy founder Stephen Fitzpatrick is largely the reason why. » 3/02/15 8:55pm Yesterday 8:55pm

Nürburgring Willing To Lose Money To Host The F1 German Grand Prix

No, there isn't a deal for the Formula One German Grand Prix yet, either at Hockenheim or at the Nürburgring. That being said, Nürburgring official Carsten Schumacher admitted to Swiss mag Motorsport Aktuell that the circuit is willing to host the grand prix at a financial loss—provided they can eat the cost. » 2/25/15 5:20pm Wednesday 5:20pm

This Is The 2015 Force India VJM08 (Which Might Finally Show Up To Test)

If this Formula One car looks familiar, well, it sure looks a lot like the leaked render we saw ten days ago. Regardless, it's official this time: this is the new Force India VJM08 race car. Force India is the only team who hasn't gotten test time in their new car for 2015, and now they will be late with it to… » 2/25/15 9:00am 2/25/15 9:00am

Alonso Reportedly OK After Suffering Concussion During F1 Testing

Fernando Alonso was airlifted to the hospital after crashing his McLaren in preseason testing at Barcelona earlier today. He went off at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya's Turn 3, smacking the right side of the car hard. McLaren race director Eric Boullier confirms that he was concussed in the accident. » 2/22/15 3:52pm 2/22/15 3:52pm

Formula One Takes Important Action Against Mid-Season Helmet Changes

In a bold move, Formula One has gotten straight to the cancer killing its appeal to fans and removed it before the season even starts. Starting this year, drivers will no longer be able to change their helmet designs mid-season. No longer will you, the fan, have to put up with drivers trying to express themselves. » 2/18/15 4:16pm 2/18/15 4:16pm

Force India Will Test At Barcelona, But Won't Bring Its 2015 Car Yet

Twitter user Jose Manuel Salazar claims that this render of a Formula One race car is, in fact, Force India's 2015 VJM08 car. Is he right, though? We'll find out with the start of the season. While Force India will be letting Pascal Weirlein test their car at Barcelona, it will be in their 2014 VJM07 instead. » 2/15/15 1:36pm 2/15/15 1:36pm

Räikkönen and Vettel Are The Least Enthusiastic Fiat Spokesmodels Ever

For some reason unbeknownst to non-marketing mankind, this photo of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räikkönen sharing a Fiat 500X is the top news story on Scuderia Ferrari's website right now. Ferrari claims that heavy snow has given its drivers the change to have fun in the car, but I don't see evidence of snow or fun. » 2/09/15 5:45pm 2/09/15 5:45pm

Valentino Rossi, Fernando Alonso Had Money In Secret Swiss Bank Accounts

The Swiss arm of HSBC was one of the most private banking institutions in the world until systems engineer Hervé Falciani leaked data related to over 100,000 suspected tax evaders from his employer. Motorsports stars Valentino Rossi, Flavio Briatore, Fernando Alonso and Heikki Kovalainen were on the list of hacked… » 2/09/15 3:56pm 2/09/15 3:56pm

Marussia's Late Entry Hopes May Be Crushed By Inability To Use 2014 Car

According to RACER, embattled Formula One team Marussia was this close to a surprise return to the Formula One grid this year. Because it's so late in the development season, the team requested the F1 Strategy Group if they could run their 2014 chassis. That request was just denied. » 2/05/15 7:30pm 2/05/15 7:30pm

Get Ready For A Bunch Of Emo Tweets From Lewis Hamilton

According to The Mirror, Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton is no longer dating a Pussycat Doll. He and Nicole Scherzinger been together for several years now, but she's reportedly leaving him because he won't commit to marriage. Time to prepare for the #emopocalypse on the #TeamLH Twitter. » 2/04/15 2:40pm 2/04/15 2:40pm

Kyvat Took This Wing For Mother Russia; Red Bull Didn't Bring A Spare

AAAAAAHHH MOTHERLANDDD! I, Daniil Kyvat, wrestle Formula One cars as if they were a bear! Oh, hey, that's a wall. Uh. Uh. We brought a spare, right? NYET? Turns out, Red Bull's mad dash to get the car ready for testing at Jerez meant that they only had one front wing on hand. Oops! » 2/03/15 6:25pm 2/03/15 6:25pm