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Novelty of no-spectator Bahrain GP could boost TV audience

Formula One's unprecedented decision to hold the Bahrain Grand Prix without spectators due to the coronavirus outbreak could ultimately boost viewing figures for the March 22 race, according to sports analytics firm Nielsen.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/3/13 14:38:40

Ricciardo to start key season at home

Daniel Ricciardo will be keeping a close eye on his mobile phone this season as the Australian's Formula One future comes into focus.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/3/7 1:33:40

Vietnam F1 race is on

Vietnam's first Formula One Grand Prix will go ahead as planned on April 5, despite continuing concern about the coronavirus epidemic that has caused the cancellation of China's race.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/28 18:18:40

New Williams an improvement on 'scary' 2019 race car: Russell

George Russell was first on track for the start of preseason testing and sounded positive afterward as his Williams Formula One team set about banishing the ghosts of a dire 2019 campaign.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/21 21:18:40

Hamilton, Mercedes 'obvious pairing,' says F1 team boss Wolff

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff said his team's tie-up with Lewis Hamilton is the "obvious pairing," with the future of the six-time world champion still unclear on the eve of the new season.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/14 18:33:40

Ricciardo starts team-bonding season at Renault

Daniel Ricciardo's Renault teammates had better beware: The Australian is planning to take them out of their comfort zone and make them sweat as he chases a return to the Formula One podium.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/14 18:13:40

Vettel still Ferrari's pick despite poor 2019

Sebastian Vettel is Ferrari's first choice to partner Charles Leclerc next year, team boss Mattia Binotto said on Tuesday, despite speculation that they want six times world champion Lewis Hamilton.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/12 18:58:41

Red Bull boss reaffirms Verstappen the right man

Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel boast 10 Formula One crowns between them but Red Bull have the "coming man" in Max Verstappen and would say no to both, according to team boss Christian Horner.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/6 21:08:47

F1 rookie Latifi takes race number from area code

Canadian Formula One rookie Nicholas Latifi has made the call and will race with the number six on his car in a nod to the telephone area code of his home city Toronto.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/1/21 16:18:40

Monegasque Leclerc reveals Ferrari were unhappy with secret sky dive

Ferrari Formula One driver Charles Leclerc has revealed that he upset the Italian team by skydiving at the end of last season without their permission.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/1/16 19:23:42

Red Bull Racing secure Dutch Verstappen for the next 4 years in F1

Max Verstappen has signed to stay at Red Bull until the end of 2023 in a clear vote of confidence in the former world champions' Formula One title potential and their Honda partnership.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/1/9 18:28:43

Drive to shine

They may be few in number but the women who have come to Saudi Arabia to race their vehicles across the sands in this year's Dakar Rally are making their voices heard.
Soure:AFP: 2020/1/9 18:28:41

Six-time world champion Hamilton absent from UK list

Lewis Hamilton's absence from Britain's New Year's honors list has angered his Formula One fans and triggered fresh debate about the sport's status and whether the six-time world champion is sufficiently appreciated at home.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/1/3 19:14:25

Veteran driver Kubica begins new role as Alfa Romeo F1 reserve

Robert Kubica has joined Alfa Romeo as their 2020 reserve driver, the role the Pole carried out 14 years ago when he made his Formula One debut with the Swiss-based team then known as BMW Sauber.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/1/2 19:28:41

Hamilton can sign off in style

Lewis Hamilton will be making a milestone 250th Formula One start as he seeks to sign off his championship-winning campaign in style in Sunday's Abu Dhabi season-ender.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/11/28 19:13:40

Porsche, Mercedes embark on new era of electric racing

Formula E starts its sixth season in Saudi Arabia on Friday with debutants Porsche and Mercedes hoping to carry their respective success in sports cars and Formula One to a new all-electric battleground.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/11/21 20:33:42

Alex Marquez to join brother Marc at Honda MotoGP team

Alex Marquez will ride ­alongside his older brother and six-time MotoGP world ­champion Marc at Honda next season, the team announced on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/19 20:43:41

Hamilton stripped of podium after Albon crash

Max Verstappen underlined his potential as a champion of the future on Sunday with a commanding victory for Red Bull in an astonishing and crash-hit Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/18 17:43:39