F1 postpones Shanghai Grand Prix amid coronavirus fears | The World

The World speaks with Formula 1 analyst Michael Lamonato about China’s decision to call off one of its biggest events, and what it means for the rest of its major sports gatherings. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: … Read more F1 postpones Shanghai Grand Prix amid coronavirus fears | The World

Lewis Hamilton Wins Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton has won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the Yas Marina race circuit. On team radio after crossing the finishing line, he said: “Thanks guys, mega mega job as always. I want to dedicate this one to my mum, Happy Birthday.” Alonso was a comfortable second and Button inherited third place after Webber … Read more Lewis Hamilton Wins Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Auto Union D-Type to Feature at Cholmondeley Pageant of Power

The Cholmondeley Pageant of Power will feature over 150 race and road cars this year including the legendary Auto Union D-Type from 1938 as well as the only factory-built Low Drag Lightweight Jaguar E-Type. The three day event takes place on the Cholmondeley Estate near Crewe, England, UK, from the 15th to 17th July 2011 … Read more Auto Union D-Type to Feature at Cholmondeley Pageant of Power

Silverstone Circuit Opens New Pit and Paddock Complex

Silverstone motor racing circuit opened its new pit and paddock complex this week just in time for the British Grand Prix on the 10th of July 2011. The new Pit complex, which cost over £27 million, is three-stories high and was designed by 2012 Olympic architects Populous. Known as ‘The Wing’ it was officially opened … Read more Silverstone Circuit Opens New Pit and Paddock Complex

Formula 1 2011: Australian Grand Prix Results

Here are the results of the 2011 Australian Grand Prix which saw Sebastian Vettel triumph for RBR-Renault. The German finished in a time of one hour and twenty six minutes at Albert Park in Melbourne – two minutes short of the record set there in 2004 by Michael Schumacher. Mark Webber said that he “didn’t … Read more Formula 1 2011: Australian Grand Prix Results

Formula 1: Williams Team Lists on Frankfurt Stock Exchange

On March 2nd, Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC (ISIN: DE000A1H6VM4) joined the Entry Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, taking the racing business public. 2,409,383 no-par value ordinary bearer shares were listed. The issue price was €25.00 and the initial listing price €25.25, giving a valuation of €60.8 million. Founder and team principal Sir Frank Williams said: … Read more Formula 1: Williams Team Lists on Frankfurt Stock Exchange

Formula 1: Bahrain Grand Prix 2011 Cancelled

The opening 2011 Formula 1 Grand Prix, which had been due to take place in Bahrain on March 13th, has today been cancelled after recent pro-democracy protests in the country resulted in several deaths. Speaking about the cancellation of the Grand Prix, Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa said : “After the events of … Read more Formula 1: Bahrain Grand Prix 2011 Cancelled

Formula 1: Jerome D’Ambrosio to Drive for Virgin Racing in 2011

Belgian Jerome D’Ambrosio will partner Timo Glock for Virgin Racing in the 2011 season, it was announced today. The 25 year old, who cut his teeth in GP2, replaces Brazillian, Lucas di Grassi, who now has no drive for the 2011 season. The move came following the Belgian impressing team bosses during an evaluation drive at … Read more Formula 1: Jerome D’Ambrosio to Drive for Virgin Racing in 2011

Renault Sport F1 to Supply Lotus, Red Bull & Malaysia 1 Engines

Renault will be supplying engines to three F1 teams in 2011 under the auspices of Renault Sport F1. The new division of Renault will operate from Viry-Châtillon, Renault’s traditional F1 racing base. Its Chairman will be Bernard Rey, a member of Renault’s Management Committee. The creation of Renault Sport F1 follows Renault’s decision to sell … Read more Renault Sport F1 to Supply Lotus, Red Bull & Malaysia 1 Engines

Formula 1: Court Finds For Piquets in Renault Libel Case

Nelson Piquet Jnr and Nelson Picquet Snr have won in their libel case against Renault. The case, which was brought by the Piquets following the 2008 Singapore Grand Prix, hinged around the Renault accusation that Piquets junior and senior made an “attempt to blackmail the team”. The Piquets lawyer, Ben Crossley said, in his statement … Read more Formula 1: Court Finds For Piquets in Renault Libel Case