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Barcelona Day 5: More misery for McLaren-Honda 0

Barcelona Day 5: More misery for McLaren-Honda

Misery for McLaren and Honda continues in Barcelona, during the second and final Formula 1 pre-season test at Circuit de Catalunya, as they were forced to change the power unit on Stoffel Vandoorne’s MCL32...

Massa: Calm down people the boy is only 18 years old 0

Massa: Calm down people the boy is only 18 years old

[See image gallery at www.grandprix247.com] Felipe Massa extended his career in Formula 1 for at least a year to replace Mercedes bound Valtteri Bottas in the Williams team, and with it partner 18 year...

Liberty Media: F1 in the United States is a popcorn fart 0

Liberty Media: F1 in the United States is a popcorn fart

Liberty Media’s chief executive Greg Maffei has ridiculed the $3-million fee paid by NBC to broadcast Formula 1 in the United States, hinting that new broadcast technologies were on the cards to capture a...

Fox photo of Rosberg raises money for a good cause 0

Fox photo of Rosberg raises money for a good cause

Retired Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg is raising money for charity through the sale of signed prints of an iconic image by photographer Peter J Fox of him in action during year’s Japanese...

Rosberg helps charity with signed prints of iconic F1 photo 0

Rosberg helps charity with signed prints of iconic F1 photo

A photograph of Rosberg’s Mercedes bouncing through the Degner curves at Suzuka last year became a hot talking point – with leading F1 figures marvelling at the image.  Rosberg himself said at the time:...

Canadian enterprise announces partnership with Williams F1 Team 0

Canadian enterprise announces partnership with Williams F1 Team

Last fall, Williams signed young Canadian race car driver and reigning European Formula 3 champion, Lance Stroll as one of its two drivers for the 2017 F1 season. Monday, the F1 team said that...

Barcelona Test 2: A clearer picture will emerge 0

Barcelona Test 2: A clearer picture will emerge

After four days of preseason testing, the Formula 1 picture is starting to come into focus with some details already clear (Mercedes good, McLaren bad), on others we can at least see the outlines (Ferrari on...

Williams and Bombardier announce new partnership 0

Williams and Bombardier announce new partnership

Press Release: Williams Martini Racing and Bombardier Business Aircraft are proud to announce a new strategic partnership ahead of the 2017 season, with the Canadian company coming on board this season in support of...

Canadian F1 Grand Prix to build first covered grandstand 0

Canadian F1 Grand Prix to build first covered grandstand

The new “Platinum Grandstand” will be located on the inside of the track, along the straight leading into the famous Senna Corner. Tickets for this unique grandstand are now on sale. Since it’s relocation...