Formula 1

  • Did Lewis Hamilton propose to Nicole Scherzinger at his Swiss mansion? 17-03-2014 01:53 PM

    London: Singer Nicole Scherzinger has reportedly agreed to tie the knot with her on-and-off partner Lewis Hamilton. The 35-year-old former Pussycat Dolls singer had apparently turned down Hamilton's proposal on three previous occasions, reported Daily Star. This time the Formula 1 racer popped the question at his Swiss mansion where...
  • Sebastian Vettel wins Indian GP, fourth title 27-10-2013 05:34 PM

    Red Bulls Sebastian Vettel won his third Formula 1 Indian Grand Prix in a row and his fourth consecutive drivers championship at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) in Greater Noida on Sunday. The German won the race ahead of Mercedes Nico Rosberg and Lotus Romain Grosjean. Red Bull also clinched...
  • Supreme Court refuses to put a stay on Formula 1 race, adjourns case till Nov 1 24-10-2013 01:17 PM

    Supreme Court has refused to put a stay on Formula 1 race on Friday after a petition was filed to put the mega event on hold for alleged tax default. The court has adjourned the matter till November 1st which means the event will take place on Saturday as scheduled....
  • Pirelli tires working well for Force India 19-06-2013 11:12 AM

    This year Pirelli tires are in the headlines for more wrong reasons than right, but for Force India, the tires have worked out well so far. The team put up a rather eventful performance at the Canadian Grand Prix with both their drivers, Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil, earning...
  • Tyre strategy very important at Indian GP: Brawn 25-10-2012 04:16 PM

    Greater Noida: Mercedes team principal Ross Brawn said on Thursday that tyre strategy would play a big role in the outcome of the Formula 1 Indian Grand Prix come Sunday. The Mercedes team have struggled with tyre wear this entire season and last year dust on the track played a...
  • BIC is a fantastic track: Timo Glock 25-10-2012 03:32 PM

    Greater Noida: German Formula 1 driver Timo Glock said that the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) here is a fantastic track. "India, in my opinion, is a fantastic track. As soon as we did our first practice runs at the BIC last year, I enjoyed it straight away. There are so...
  • Chinese driver Qing Hua to test for HRT 24-05-2012 01:06 PM

    Monaco: Chinese driver Ma Qing Hua will test for HRT at Silverstone in July, the Spanish-based Formula One team said on Wednesday. Qing Hua was announced in April as a member of the team's young driver development programme and principal Luis Perez-Sala said the 24-year-old was ready for the next...
  • Overdrive: nominees for car, bike of the year 2011 27-11-2011 08:48 PM

    This week on 'Overdrive', we bring you a special show in which a jury will select the best car and bike of the year. ...
  • Arjun Rampal excited about the F1 after-party 28-10-2011 09:44 AM

    The official F1 after-party organiser and actor Arjun Rampal gets you a look of the party venue. ...
  • Indian F1 Grand Prix tickets still up for grabs 28-10-2011 06:58 AM

    New Delhi: If you are trying to get your hands on a Formula 1 ticket, the good news is that 20 per cent tickets are still waiting to be sold. What's more, a lukewarm demand may have prompted the organisers to change their selling strategy. Instead of full season they...
  • New Jersey set to host F1 race in 2013 25-10-2011 07:19 PM

    Weehawken: An official with direct knowledge of the plan says Formula One is coming to New Jersey in June 2013 with a race on the Hudson River shoreline just minutes from New York City. The person says the Grand Prix event will take place in Weehawken and West New York,...
  • Overdrive Grand Prix: The F1 fever 23-10-2011 02:42 PM

    As the countdown for the Formula 1 race begins, this week on Overdrive, watch the Formula 1 race track in India. ...
  • Two weeks to go and F1 fever grips the capital 16-10-2011 11:41 AM

    New Delhi: With just two weeks to go for the Formula 1 race, its fever is catching up in the capital and so is the business around it. Stores all over the city are selling F1 products right from the checkered flag to balloons and various other things that are...
  • In F1, being fast is just part of the equation 26-09-2011 11:11 AM

    Narain Kartikeyan Occupation: Racing driver Age: 34 Education: Bachelor's degree in business administration Career: Made his Formula 1 debut in 2005 with the Jordan team, making him the first Indian to ever race in Formula 1. Was a Williams F1 test driver from 2006-07. Moved to Wyler Racing in the...
  • McLaren boss backs under-fire Hamilton 26-09-2011 10:20 AM

    Singapore: McLaren boss Martin Whitmarsh threw the equivalent of a fatherly arm around his under-fire driver Lewis Hamilton after Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix stoked further criticism of the Briton's aggressive driving style. Hamilton drove superbly at times to finish the punishing floodlit street circuit in fifth position, but again his...
  • V6 engines to drive F1 from 2014: FIA 01-07-2011 03:47 PM

    Paris: The engine regulations for 2013 had created a divide in Formula One, with one group favouring the existing V8 engines while the other opting for 4-cylinder turbo charged units. The FIA and the teams finally agreed on introducing V6 turbo engines from 2014, delaying the introduction of new engines...
  • And now, the engine war

    Slispstream |  Dhananjay Khadilkar
    After having finally managed to lay the Bahrain GP issue at rest, the world of Formula One breathed a sigh of relief last week. However,...

  • Can Alonso replicate Schumacher's success at Ferrari?

    Slispstream |  Dhananjay Khadilkar
    The announcement that Fernando Alonso would be driving for Ferrari till 2016 brings to mind the parallels between the careers of the Spaniard and Michael...

  • Overdrive takes Toyota Etios for a 6000 km drive 20-03-2011 07:01 PM

    Toyota Etios created waves in the Indian market since its launch in late last year. ...
  • Overdrive: the all new 'Business Class' Audi A8 12-02-2011 07:01 PM

    On this week's episode, we bring you the breathtaking A8 by Audi and lots more in the automobile world. ...
  • Chandhok dropped for German Grand Prix 17-07-2010 10:43 AM

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  • Schumacher says he's full of drive 01-04-2010 03:56 PM

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  • Alonso joins the Ferrari family 04-03-2010 09:16 AM

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