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: McLarens Top Second Practice Ahead of Melbourne Grand Prix 2011

Two McLaren drivers topped the Melbourne Grand Prix 2011 second practice session in a rain-hit Albert Park on Friday 25th March 2011. The crowd frequently had their umbrellas up as they watched 2009 Formula 1 World Champion, Jenson Button, put in the fastest lap of the session, at 1:25.854, narrowly ahead of his teammate, Lewis … Read more Formula 1: McLarens Top Second Practice Ahead of Melbourne Grand Prix 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

Formula 1: Red Bull Celebrate as Vettel Wins 2010 World Championship at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel, of Red Bull, has become the 2010 Formula 1 World Champion in a dramatic last race of the season showdown during today’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The 23 year old German claimed the Championship by four points from Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso as the Spaniard could only manage 7th place in today’s race. Vettel started … Read more Formula 1: Red Bull Celebrate as Vettel Wins 2010 World Championship at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Nissan & Renault Sign Electric Car Deal with Northern Ireland Government

Northern Ireland moved closer to a full electric vehicle infrastructure on Monday 25th October with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Department for Regional Development (DRD), Department of Environment (DOE) and the Renault-Nissan Alliance. DRD and DOE also agreed to consider incentives to make electric vehicles easier for customers to buy and … Read more Nissan & Renault Sign Electric Car Deal with Northern Ireland Government

Formula 1: Mark Webber Wins Monaco Grand Prix 2010

Mark Webber headed a Red Bull 1-2 in this afternoon’s Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix 2010 with a fine drive, outperforming all others, from Pole Position. Webber resoundingly beat his Red Bull teammate Sebastian Vettel, who jumped Renault man Robert Kubica at the start, and held his position throughout the race, to claim second. The … Read more Formula 1: Mark Webber Wins Monaco Grand Prix 2010

F1 Season 2010: Preview

This season of Formula 1 promises to be eventful. New teams, new drivers and the most successful driver in the sports history gets back behind the wheel. Here is all the preview information on the biggest bits of the season to watch.

Renault: Zoë Electric Car to be Made in France

Carlos Ghosn, Chairman & CEO of Renault, declared after meeting the French President, Nicolas Sarkozy, on January 16, “Renault is a French company, a socially responsible citizen, attached to its industrial and technological roots. This is one of the reasons why we decided to produce Zoë, the core of Renault’s Electric Vehicle range, in the … Read more Renault: Zoë Electric Car to be Made in France

Formula 1: Flavio Briatore Quits Renault Over Race Fixing Allegation

Rather than contest charges of fixing the result of the 2008 Singapore Grand Prix, the head of Renault’s Formula 1 team, Flavio Briatore, has stood down today. Pat Symonds, the team’s engineering executive has also left the team. The FIA had asked Renault to answer after Nelson Piquet Jr made allegations that his crash in … Read more Formula 1: Flavio Briatore Quits Renault Over Race Fixing Allegation