The 2011 Australian Grand Prix in Crayola

After a winter off-season extended by the cancellation of the Bahrain Grand Prix, Formula One finally returned on a windy autumn afternoon in Melbourne. Four months without a Grand Prix, it would have been a fun race even if it weren’t fun. But it was fun. Warning: spoilers. » 3/28/11 4:00pm 3/28/11 4:00pm

The Enigma Of Ayrton Senna's Nephew Bruno

A few months before his death, Ayrton Senna remarked the now-famous line about his sister Viviane's 10-year-old son: "If you think I'm fast, just wait until you see my nephew Bruno." We've now seen him race. But have we really? » 1/12/11 4:45pm 1/12/11 4:45pm

Why Michael Schumacher Needs To Re-Retire

The most successful driver Formula One has ever seen came back from a three-year retirement to drive the successor of last year’s world championship car—and had his worst-ever season amid, arguably, F1's most exciting season. What went wrong? » 12/02/10 1:00pm 12/02/10 1:00pm

Two USF1 Trailers Up For Sale On eBay

Two of USF1's trailers are for sale on eBay after the fledgling team went bust in February. One of the trailers can hold up to three F1 cars and there's no reserve! » 4/12/10 2:45pm 4/12/10 2:45pm

Schumi's New Ride: 2010 Mercedes F1 Car Livery Unveiled

Here's the paint job for the Mercedes-Petronas RB1 Formula 1 car Michael Schumacher will pilot either to a George Foreman-like comeback or Brett Favre-like disappointment. Oh, and Nico Rosberg will race one, too. (Photo: PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images) » 1/25/10 3:00pm 1/25/10 3:00pm

Mercedes C11: To Come Full Circle in Silver Arrows

When Michael Schumacher sits his 41-year-old self down in a Mercedes next year, it will not be for the first time. Twenty years before, he raced a 730 HP Mercedes prototype faster than any Formula One car ever made. » 12/31/09 9:00am 12/31/09 9:00am

Does Schumacher Still Have the Right Stuff?

Ever since his retirement, Formula One’s most successful driver has been itching to return. Back for 2010, driving Ross Brawn’s world champion Mercedes, only one question remains: can a 41-year-old man kick ass in modern F1? » 12/23/09 1:30pm 12/23/09 1:30pm

Master Race: Michael Schumacher Signs With Mercedes, Returns To F1

Michael Schumacher has signed a three-year Formula One contract with Mercedes that begins next season. The deal sees Schumi reunited with Ross Brawn and gives Mercedes an all humorless German lineup. [Speed] » 12/23/09 9:30am 12/23/09 9:30am

Mercedes-Benz's Silver Arrows

With yesterday’s acquisition of Brawn GP, Mercedes-Benz will return to Formula One after a 55-year hiatus. Judging by their earlier attempts to build race cars, every team has reason to be very, very afraid. » 11/17/09 2:30pm 11/17/09 2:30pm

Formula One Has a New Posse

Have you all watched your tivoed instances of the Brazilian Grand Prix? Excellent! Then you know full well that Formula One’s new champion is here and his name is… » 10/21/09 3:00pm 10/21/09 3:00pm

F1 Team Boss Brawn May Face Driving Ban After 100 MPH Speeding Ticket

Ross Brawn, the head of the Brawn GP Formula One team, whose drivers include Jenson Button, is accused of doing 100 MPH on a 70 MPH road in the UK. He now faces losing his license over the offense. [BBC] » 8/04/09 9:45am 8/04/09 9:45am

The German Grand Prix in Pictures

Formula One made its mid-season stop at the rain-soaked Nürburgring. With eight races down and eight to go, the German GP was yet again a battle between Brawn and Red Bull. Spoilers ahead! » 7/13/09 9:00am 7/13/09 9:00am

The 12 Brits Who've Won Their Home Grand Prix

A dozen men have walked on the Moon—and twelve Brits have won the British GP since first held in 1950 at Silverstone. Meet the men whose shoulders Jenson Button is set to stand on this Sunday. » 6/20/09 1:30pm 6/20/09 1:30pm

So I Woke Up This Morning And F1 Was Dead


The bough has apparently broken: as we head into what are perhaps the last hours of Formula One as we know it, the teams and the FIA have yet to reach a compromise. » 6/19/09 12:15pm 6/19/09 12:15pm

2009 Turkish Grand Prix: A Delight

Our twitter live-blog of the 2009 Turkish Grand Prix was a complete success. If you were checking it out this weekend, you already know what happened. If you didn't, hit the jump for the spoilers and a crude crayon drawing. » 6/08/09 8:00am 6/08/09 8:00am

Ross Brawn In 2001: “The Last Thing You Want Is A Driver Whingeing In…

A fascinating profile of Brawn GP’s main man from 2001 reveals a ruthless drive for team victory—and a dislike for the kind of public bickering his driver Barrichello has just done. » 5/14/09 8:00am 5/14/09 8:00am

The Equivocation of Darth Brawn

After Sunday’s rather peculiar Spanish Grand Prix, Ross Brawn has stated that his team does not have a number one and a number two driver. Can that possibly be true? » 5/13/09 9:00am 5/13/09 9:00am

2009 Spanish Grand Prix: A Great Battle of Strategy

Whispers of team orders clouds a brainy race in Barcelona, where most of the action happened in the pits and in the tactical computers. Warning: spoilers below. » 5/11/09 3:00pm 5/11/09 3:00pm

SPOILER: Brawn GP Hits Bazaar

MANAMA, BAHRAIN – Following Jenson Button's performance at the Bahrain Grand Prix, the English driver is joined by teammate Barrichello and team principal Brawn for a stroll at the Bahrain Bazaar. Spoilers below. » 4/27/09 1:00pm 4/27/09 1:00pm

F1 Diffuser Row Ends With Brawn GP’s Diffuser Legal

A major source of contention in this whirlwind of a Formula One season has been a new diffuser design used by Brawn, Toyota and Williams. The appeal against them was just rejected by the FIA. » 4/15/09 9:00am 4/15/09 9:00am