Tag: Formula1

Sauber F1 Team confirms Felipe Nasr for 2015 line-up

 2014-F1-Sauber-confirms-Felipe-Nasr-for-new-season Sauber should be one of the teams to have confirmed its participation into the 2015 season, with the confirmation Felipe Nasr as second driver in the squad’s next season line-up. Nasr is to partner ex-Caterham driver Marcus Ericsson. At the same time, the team gained Banco do Brasil as a partner prior to the weekend’s Brazilian GP.

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F1 German GP: Hamilton’s last dash effort pips Vettel for pole at Nurburgring

 2013 German GP Lewis Hamilton tops qualifying Der Grosser Preis von Deutschland, Grand Prix of Germany weekend represents Round 9 of the Formula One World Championships. Saturday’s qualifying session saw Lewis Hamilton edge the two RBRs (Red Bull Racing) of Sebastien Vettel and Mark Webber for pole position.

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Nico Rosberg grabs 2nd victory of season at British F1 GP, Silverstone

 2013 British F1 GP Nico Rosberg takes 2nd win of season at Silverstone The Formula One British Grand Prix, the eighth race of the season, saw Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg capture his second victory of the season at the Silverstone Circuit. Rosberg has obtained his third career victory and helped secured the 12th win for Mercedes.

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Lewis Hamilton secures pole in front of home crowd at British F1 GP, Silverstone

 2013 British F1 GP Lewis Hamilton tops qualifying The British Grand Prix, Round 8 of the Formula One World Championships, qualifying saw the two Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg occupy the front row of the grid, following their 1st and 2nd fastest times at the Silverstone Circuit.

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Vettel rules F1 qualifying for Malaysian GP despite adverse weather

 Sebastian Vettel pips Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso for pole The 15th Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix got the second race of the season underway with the qualification session today at the Sepang International Circuit. Despite an adversed weather, Vettel still qualified fastest with a time of 1:49.674 seconds, the only driver to go below 1:50 secs.

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Webber quickest on day one of final F1 pre-season test at Barcelona

 Mark Webber tops day one of final Formula 1 test at Barcelona The final pre-season test kicked off yesterday at Barcelona’s Circuit de Catalunya and, as predicted, the weather played a major part in proceedings.

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Adrian Sutil is back in the Force India F1 saddle

 Adrian Sutil returns to Force India F1 Team After several months deliberation, the Force India Formula 1 Team has confirmed Adrian Sutil as the second driver for the upcoming season. The German approaching his sixth year in F1 and fifth in Force India colors will partner Paul Di Resta for the third season in a row. Meanwhile, Jules Bianchi will remain the team’s test and reserve driver.

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UPS climbs onboard Scuderia Ferrari’s bandwagon as logistics partner

 Fernando Alonso poses with F138 UPS announced the expansion of its sponsorships in motorsports by entering Formula 1 racing through a multi-year sponsorship of the Scuderia Ferrari F1 Team.

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McLaren receives Environmental Award

mclaren-receives-environmental-award McLaren became the first recipient amongst motorsport stakeholders of the FIA Institute’s Environmental Award for the Achievement of Excellence.

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Massa and Raikkonen dominate first Formula 1 test at Jerez

massa-raikkonen-dominate-formula-1-test-jerez The Circuito de Jerez was the venue of the first Formula One test of the new season from 5 – 8 February. Prior to the test session, nine 2013 Formula One cars were revealed by F1 Champions Red Bull Racing, McLaren, Ferrari, Lotus, Mercedes GP, Sauber, Force India, Toro Rosso and Caterham F1.

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