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Bottas celebrates first F1 podium finish

Bottas celebrates first F1 podium finish

Spielberg: Valtteri Bottas gave Finland another presence on the Formula One podium on Sunday when the Williams driver celebrated his first top three finish at the Austrian Grand Prix.

June 23 2014 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Perez recovery gives Force India 10 points from Austria

Perez recovery gives Force India 10 points from Austria

Spielberg (Austria): Sergio Perez staged a remarkable recovery to finish sixth from 15th on the grid while Nico Hulkenberg came home ninth to earn 10 points for Sahara Force India from the Formula 1 Austrian Grand Prix, here today.

June 23 2014 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Di Resta lined up to race for Force India

Di Resta lined up to race for Force India

London: Paul Di Resta can look forward to racing against Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button as Britain’s third driver in Formula One this season when a formal announcement is made on Wednesday.

January 25 2011 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Ferrari’s Dyer moved aside after blunder

Ferrari’s Dyer moved aside after blunder

Milan: Ferrari’s Chris Dyer, blamed by Italian media for a strategy error that cost Fernando Alonso last year’s Formula One world championship, was replaced as head of race track engineering on Tuesday.

January 5 2011 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Petrov inks two-year deal with Renault

Petrov inks two-year deal with Renault

Moscow: Vitaly Petrov, Russia’s first Formula One driver, has extended his contract with the Renault team for the next two years.

December 23 2010 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Lorenzo claims title in year marked by tragedy

Lorenzo claims title in year marked by tragedy

Paris: Jorge Lorenzo achieved the near impossible in 2010, upstaging the irrepressible Valentino Rossi at the end of a season marred by the loss of one of the grid’s brightest young talents.

December 18 2010 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

F1 imposes “curfew” on hard-working mechanics

F1 imposes “curfew” on hard-working mechanics

London: Fatigued Formula One mechanics will be spared regular all-night shifts next season after the sport’s governing body inserted a “curfew” in new rules.

December 14 2010 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

FIA lift ban on controversial team orders

FIA lift ban on controversial team orders

London: Formula One has lifted a ban on the so-called “team orders” which caused a huge controversy at the German Grand Prix this year when Ferrari used them to allow Fernando Alonso to win.

December 11 2010 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Piquets win libel case over ‘Crashgate’

Piquets win libel case over ‘Crashgate’

London: Nelson Piquet Jr and his former world champion father are to receive “substantial” damages after suing Renault for libel in a British court case linked to Formula One’s “crashgate” affair.

December 8 2010 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »

Biking accident may have cost Webber title

Biking accident may have cost Webber title

Paris: Australian Formula One driver Mark Webber admitted on Monday that his chances of lifting the world title last season received a huge blow when he drove the final four races with a broken shoulder.

December 7 2010 | Posted in Motorsports | Read More »