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Vettel wins the Australian Grand Prix

After more than one year without a win, Sebastian Vettel found his way back to victory by claiming the opening win of the 2017 ahead of both Mercedes of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas. Lewis...

Wehrlein to not race in Austraia, Giovinazzi to debut in F1

The Sauber F1 Team has decided to replace Pascal Wehrlein for the Australian Grand Prix. Wehrlein does not feel fit enough for a complete race distance due to his training deficit. As of FP3,...

Hamilton starts the 2017 season on pole

Lewis Hamilton has smashed the qualifying track record ahead of a surprising Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas. Lance Stroll (Williams) will have a 5-positions grid penalty after having to change the gearbox of his Williams due...

Vettel beats his own track record

Sebastian Vettel beat his own track record of the Albert Park in the third free practice session ahead of Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton. The session was shortened following Lance Stroll’s accident. The information of...

Lewis Hamilton confirms in FP2

Lewis Hamilton claimed once again the fastest time of the session ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas. The session was interrupted by Jolyon Palmer’s accident. Romain Grosjean (Haas) was the first driver to head...

Lewis Hamilton starts season on top

For the first session of the season in Melbourne, Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time ahead of Valtteri Bottas and Daniel Ricciardo. For the first time in history, Pirelli brought out the ultra-soft compound to...

Preview F1 : Who to claim Nico Rosberg’s title?

    While the 2016 mercato had been rather quiet, Nico Rosberg’s retirement sounded like a bomb and completely reshuffled the 2017 grid. If you compare the grid for the 201­6 Australian Grand Prix and the...

Mika Häkkinen returns to McLaren

McLaren announces Mika Häkkinen's return to the English team but as an ambassador. Häkkinen made his F1 debut in 1991 with Lotus, where he spent two years and did not reach the podium. The Finn...

Haas, unconcerned about lack of sponsors

Haas team boss Guenther Steiner is unconcerned by the lack of sponsors of the American team for the season, stating that they can survive without them. In addition to the Haas Automation brand, only the...

Williams appoints Paddy Lowe as chief technical officer

Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC (Ticker: WGF1) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paddy Lowe as Chief Technical Officer for the Williams Group. Paddy will join Williams today, 16 March, and will take overall...

Sahara Force India signs partnership agreement with BWT

The VJM10 will race in pink, magenta and silver to mark the beginning of a long-term relationship with the Austrian-headquartered water brand. The new colours will make their debut at the season-opening Australian Grand...

Raikkonen confirms and takes lap record

 Kimi Raikkonen concluded Barcelona testing with the lap record under the 1’19 laptime and confirms Ferrari’s pace before Melbourne. Despite an incident in the end of the day, Kimi Raikkonen set this morning the best...

John Surtees passed away

Formula One and Motorcycles world champion John Surtees passed away today aged 83. John Surtees started his career in motorcycles in 1955 and won seven world champion title between 1955 and 1960 – three in...

Vettel ups the ante for Ferrari on third day of testing

Ferrari’s seriously strong pre-season continued in Spain on Thursday, as Sebastian Vettel clocked the fastest time yet seen around the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya this winter. The German also completed the highest driver lap total...

Vettel sets a new record lap during day 7

Sebastian Vettel has been the quickest during morning session of Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona-Catalunya circuit. The German broke the lap record set by Valtteri Bottas yesterday, and proved that he can go...

Bottas improves his lap record as Red Bull struggles

  Valtteri Bottas improved his lap record set last week in Barcelona this morning with a 1:19.310. He leads from Felipe Massa and Kimi Raikkonen who crashed in the afternoon. Valtteri Bottas dominated once again the...

Bottas sets new lap record on day 6

Valtteri Bottas has been the fastest in morning session of Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona circuit. The Finn was followed by Felipe Massa and Kimi Räikkönen. Mercedes today took the control of the timesheets...

Bottas: “We shouldn’t underestimate Ferrari”

Mercedes AMG drivers, Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton are happy with the progress of the team champion during the pre-season test at Circuit of Barcelona-Catalunya, but they are not calm at all after Ferrari...

Ricciardo accepts Red Bull is behind Ferrari & Mercedes

Daniel Ricciardo, second today in the 5th day of 2017 Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona-Catalunya circuit, accepts that are other teams looking better than them, and also is confident about how to solve...

Another bad day for Honda, and McLaren

Reliability problems once again for McLaren-Honda today which despite that, the British team was able to complete 80 laps around Barcelona-Catalunya circuit. The Team Principal, Eric Bouiller commented the problems. The McLaren Racing director in...

Massa tops time-sheet and mileage

The second week of testing resumed today in Barcelona with Felipe Massa setting the best time of the day ahead of Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel. After one week without driving, Felipe Massa did the...

Leclerc: “Prema & ART GP are similar to a F1 team”

In the second week of testing in Barcelona, FormulaRapida.net met Charles Leclerc, member of the Ferrari driver Academy and involved in F1 with Ferrari and Haas F1 Team. Here is the exclusive Q&A realised...

Massa puts Williams on top in the morning

Felipe Massa was the fastest of in the morning of the first day of the second week of testing in Barcelona. The pre-season testing of F1 returned in Barcelona this morning with Felipe Massa’s fastest...

Williams and Bombardier announce new partnership

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 fellow countryman...

Driver’s line-up for 2nd week of 2017 F1 Testing

We are now in the final stages of Formula 1  2017 pre-season testing. Below you will find what drivers are driving in the next fourth days: Tuesday 7 Wednesday 8 Thursday 9 Friday 10 AM PM AM PM AM PM AM PM Mercedes Hamilton Bottas Bottas Hamilton Hamilton Bottas Bottas Hamilton Red Bull Ricciardo Verstappen Ricciardo Verstappen Ferrari Vettel Räikkönen Vettel Räikkönen Force India Ocon Pérez Ocon Pérez Williams Massa Massa Stroll Stroll Massa Stroll McLaren Vandoorne TBC TBC TBC Toro Rosso Kvyat Sainz Kvyat Sainz Haas Magnussen Grosjean Magnussen Grosjean Renault Palmer Hülkenberg Hülkenberg Palmer Palmer Hülkenberg Hülkenberg Palmer Sauber Wehrlein Ericsson Wehrlein Ericsson

Review: First tests, how’s everyone?

A week ago we made a preview telling what to expect from pre-season testing. Now, with one complete week done, we can know how is everyone doing or, at least, describe our point of...

Wehrlein fit to race

After two months of uncertainty, German driver Pascal Wehrlein had been declared fit to race, allowing him to enter the second week of testing in Barcelona. Pascal Wehrlein, following his ROC accident, had been said...

Kimi Raikkonen dominates fourth test day

Kimi Raikkonen topped the timing-sheets today for the last day of the first week of pre-season testing in Barcelona. The day was mostly devoted to testing Pirelli’s new wet tyres on an artificially wet...

Ricciardo marks productive day with RB13

Daniel Ricciardo has a positive feeling with yesterday third pre-season test day at circuit of Barcelona-Catalunya, after 70 laps and 3rd position of the day. The Australian reports that yesterday was a key day, and...

Grosjean : The new F1 cars are very sexy

After a difficult first day of testing, Romain Grosjean is back on track today to close the first week in Barcelona on a wet track. Haas’ first days in 2017 have been quite successful with...

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