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F1 maps out a post-Ecclestone future

The old ringmaster has gone, pushed aside by Formula One’s new American owners, and the marketing men have moved in with a mission to overhaul the circus and give spectators something more modern for their money.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/3/18 6:57:18

Raikkonen sets new record

Finnish driver Kimi Raikkonen smashed teammate Sebastian ­Vettel's best time in preseason testing by nearly half a second to dominate the morning session of the final day of testing on Friday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/3/11 0:08:40

Ferrari present new F1 car

Ferrari unveiled their new Formula One car, the SF70-H, on Friday with the minimum of fanfare after a disappointing 2016 season but plenty of hope among fans that the Italian team will return to winning ways.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/2/25 0:03:39

Manor staff to be paid to the end of January

Administrators of the Manor Formula One team are still talking to interested parties and have agreed to pay all staff salaries to the end of January, a spokesperson said Friday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/1/13 22:18:39

Dakar Rally seventh stage shortened due to rain

Monday's seventh stage of the Dakar Rally will be cut by half as heavy rain continues to cause havoc in the Bolivian section of the prestigious off-road race.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/9 8:54:33

Manor F1 team goes into administration

Formula One could shrink to 10 teams this season after Manor, the sport's smallest and least successful outfit, went into administration on Friday with more than 200 jobs at risk.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/1/6 23:53:39

I lost title three times in my head: F1 champion Rosberg

Nico Rosberg says that he lost the world title "three times in my head" in the season-­defining race in Abu Dhabi, calling Lewis Hamilton's desperate attempts to wreck his dream smart driving.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/15 23:48:39

Mercedes runs job ad for driver

Mercedes posted a tongue-in-cheek job advertisement on Thursday as they seek a replacement for newly retired Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/12/9 0:23:39

French GP to return

The French Formula One Grand Prix will return in 2018 after a 10-year absence, with the race scheduled to take place at the Circuit Paul Ricard in southern France, regional politician Christian Estrosi said on Monday.
Soure:Agencies: 2016/12/5 23:43:39

Rosberg retires from F1

Nico Rosberg stunned Formula One on Friday with the shock announcement that he was retiring only days after achieving his lifetime ambition by winning his first world championship with Mercedes.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/12/2 23:43:40

Hamilton wins Brazilian Grand Prix, keeps title hopes alive

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton ensured the Formula 1 drivers' title will be decided in the last race by winning a thrilling Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/14 8:44:06

Hamilton grabs pole at Brazilian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton secured pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix by eclipsing Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in Saturday's qualifying session.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/13 9:18:50

Lewis Hamilton wins Formula One Mexico Grand Prix

Britain's Lewis Hamilton claimed first place in the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday, remaining in touch with rankings leader Nico Rosberg, who finished second.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/10/31 14:03:48

Audi quits Le Mans

Audi will quit participation in the Le Mans sports car race and the related World Endurance Championship next year after almost two decades and shift resources to electric-car racing, it said.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/10/27 0:43:40

Champion Lorenzo sets pace in Japan

World champion Jorge Lorenzo lapped fastest in practice on a crash-filled Friday ahead of this weekend's Japanese MotoGP Grand Prix as Dani Pedrosa fractured his collarbone in a nasty spill.
Soure:AFP: 2016/10/15 0:28:39

Rosberg wins F1 Japanese GP

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg won the Formula One Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/10/9 21:16:06

First blood to Rosberg in Japan

Nico Rosberg gave his wounded teammate Lewis Hamilton plenty to think about by topping the timesheets in both practice sessions Friday for this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix.
Soure:AFP: 2016/10/7 23:23:39

Marquez seeks to hold off challengers

MotoGP world championship leader Marc Marquez is hoping home comforts can steer him closer to sealing a third world title when a wide-open season returns to Spain at the Aragon Grand Prix on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2016/9/24 0:43:39