Singapore Grand Prix

  • Webber faces 10 place penalty for 'taxi' ride 23-09-2013 11:41 AM

    Singapore: Red Bull's Mark Webber faces a 10-place grid penalty at the Korean Grand Prix after being reprimanded for hitching a lift on Fernando Alonso's Ferrari at the end of Sunday's race in Singapore. The reprimand was the Australian's third of the season, which means that under Formula One regulations...
  • Kimi Raikkonen back on the podium despite injury 22-09-2013 11:52 PM

    Singapore: Kimi Raikkonen enjoyed an unexpected podium finish at the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday after racing from 13th to third despite a back injury that had threatened to prevent him driving. The Lotus driver had taken pain killers to get through qualifying on Saturday but he improved overnight and...
  • Di Resta retires, 10th place for Sutil at Singapore GP 22-09-2013 08:20 PM

    Singapore: Paul di Resta suffered his third retirement in a row and Adrian Sutil sneaked into the top-10 in the last lap as Sahara Force India added one point to their tally from the exciting Singapore Grand Prix, where fortunes swung like a pendulum for the Indian F1 team. A...
  • Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel wins Singapore Grand Prix 22-09-2013 07:50 PM

    Singapore: Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel recorded yet another start-to-finish win at the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday to further extend his lead in the Formula One championship. The German was in a class of his own under the Marina Bay lights, winning by a massive 32.6 seconds over Fernando...
  • Back injury puts Kimi Raikkonen's Singapore GP in doubt 22-09-2013 04:23 PM

    Singapore: Kimi Raikkonen is determined to race in Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix despite his own team expressing doubts due to a back injury which badly affected the Lotus driver during practice and qualifying. Raikkonen awoke on Saturday in such discomfort from his longstanding back complaint - which flared up during...
  • Force India's Sutil to start 15th, Di Resta 17th on Singapore GP grid 21-09-2013 10:58 PM

    Singapore: Sahara Force India continued to struggle as Adrian Sutil will start Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix from 15th position on the grid and Paul di Resta from 17th. Di Resta was eliminated in Q1 after timing 1:46.121 while Sutil could not make it to Q3 after managing a 1:45.185 in...
  • Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel grabs pole position for Singapore GP 21-09-2013 07:33 PM

    Singapore: Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel claimed pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix on Saturday, besting his fading championship rivals under lights at the Marina Bay Circuit. Already boasting a big lead in the Formula One drivers' championship standings and looking for his third straight win in Singapore, Vettel...
  • Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice for Singapore Grand Prix 21-09-2013 04:42 PM

    Singapore: Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel set the best time in the final practice before Saturday's qualifying session at the Singapore Grand Prix. The Formula One championship had the fastest time on Friday as well but was pushed harder this time, and his best time was only two-tenths of a...
  • Ferrari's Fernando Alonso rejects McLaren interest 20-09-2013 10:07 PM

    Singapore: Fernando Alonso is flattered that McLaren have expressed interest in signing him but said on Friday he remains committed to Ferrari and intends to finish his Formula One career with the Italian team. McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh raised eyebrows ahead of this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix when he...
  • Sebastian Vettel fastest in 2nd practice for Singapore Grand Prix 20-09-2013 08:54 PM

    Singapore: Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel again stamped himself the man to beat by setting the fastest time in Friday's practice for the Singapore Grand Prix. Chasing his third straight win in Formula One's annual night race and seemingly headed for a fourth successive drivers' championship, Vettel set a time...
  • Lewis Hamilton fastest in first practice for Singapore Grand Prix 20-09-2013 05:27 PM

    Singapore: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in Friday's opening practice for the Singapore Grand Prix. Hamilton, thriving in the high downforce settings of the twisty Marina Bay circuit, was a third of a second clear of his rivals, ahead of Red Bull pair Mark Webber and Sebastian...
  • Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen insist they'll get along 19-09-2013 10:16 PM

    Singapore: Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso insist they will be able to co-operate as Ferrari team-mates next season despite many predicting friction between two former world champions who are accustomed to being the No. 1 driver in their team. The two drivers spoke for the first time on Thursday -...
  • Sebastian Vettel has 'love-hate' feelings at Singapore Grand Prix 19-09-2013 10:11 PM

    Singapore: Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel says he has a "love-hate relationship" with the Singapore Grand Prix, as he aims for a third straight victory at the Marina Bay circuit this weekend. The love comes easily for a circuit which has played a key role in the past two of...
  • Relentless Sebastian Vettel seeking more victories 19-09-2013 08:13 PM

    Singapore: Runaway championship leader Sebastian Vettel made no apologies to 'tired fans' for Red Bull's dominant displays that have left the German close to a fourth consecutive drivers title. Vettel, 53 points clear of Ferrari's Fernando Alonso at the top of the drivers standings with seven races remaining, is hot...
  • Kimi Raikkonen opted to leave Lotus over payment dispute 19-09-2013 06:21 PM

    Singapore: Kimi Raikkonen made the decision to rejoin Ferrari next season after Lotus failed to pay his salary, the Finn admitting he would still fulfil his duties over the final seven races of his contract because he "loved to race". Last week, the 33-year-old agreed to replace Felipe Massa as...
  • Ferrari in the spotlight ahead of Singapore Grand Prix 18-09-2013 05:10 PM

    Singapore: Formula One arrives in Singapore this week for the annual night race with Sebastian Vettel careering toward a fourth-straight championship and with attention turning toward the combustible situation at Ferrari. Vettel's win in the previous two races at Belgium and Italy has put the Red Bull driver 53 points...
  • Sebastian Vettel to remain streets ahead in Singapore F1 GP 18-09-2013 02:21 PM

    Sebastian Vettel will be confident of extending his healthy lead at the top of the Formula One drivers' standings in Singapore this week on a circuit that kick-started his imperious march to a third consecutive title a year ago. In 2012, the German arrived in Southeast Asia 39 points adrift...
  • Need to qualify better in Singapore: Adrian Sutil 17-09-2013 06:19 PM

    Singapore: Force India driver Adrian Sutil said on Tuesday that they need to qualify well at the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix to be held on Sunday to have a better chance of bagging points. "We've got to qualify well to give ourselves the best chance of scoring points. We...
  • Vettel's night out

    Slispstream |  Dhananjay Khadilkar
    Sebastian Vettel produced yet another dominating display to comfortably win the Singapore GP, one of the toughest races of the calendar. He is now just...

  • Reckless Hamilton angers Massa 25-09-2011 09:45 PM

    Singapore: Ferrari driver Felipe Massa has lashed out at Lewis Hamilton after a collision in Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix, accusing the Briton of trying "to be Superman" and endangering fellow drivers. McLaren driver Hamilton ran into the back of the Ferrari on lap 12, forcing Massa to pit with a...
  • Force India pocket 12 points at Singapore GP 25-09-2011 08:29 PM

    Singapore: Paul di Resta finished a career-best sixth while Adrian Sutil ended at eighth as Force India recorded its best result of the Formula One season with the team collecting 12 points at the Singapore Grand Prix here on Sunday. It was only the second double points finish for Force...
  • Vettel grabs pole for Singapore Grand Prix 24-09-2011 09:07 PM

    Singapore: World championship leader Sebastian Vettel took the pole position on Saturday for the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix. The Red Bull driver clinched his 11th pole of the season " becoming the sixth man in F1 history to achieve that feat " by setting a time more than three-tenths...
  • Vettel races ahead in Singapore second practice 24-09-2011 12:04 PM

    Singapore: Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel signalled his intention to secure a ninth victory of the season when the German set a blistering pace in the second free practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday. The 24-year-old, who has a chance to become the sport's youngest double world champion...
  • Sutil 7th-fastest, Di Resta 9th in Singapore practice 24-09-2011 11:43 AM

    Singapore: Force India's Adrian Sutil set the seventh-fastest time in Friday's second practice session ahead of Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix. Sutil clocked 1:48.866s during his 32 laps in FP2, bettering his 1:52.251s timing set in the first practice session earlier in the day. Sutil's teammate Paul Di Resta was ninth...
  • Vettel super-cool on steamy night 24-09-2011 10:23 AM

    Singapore: He has one hand on the Formula One drivers trophy - and four fingers of his other hand too - but once again runaway leader Sebastian Vettel was a model of cool understatement following practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. His blond hair plastered to his head on a...
  • Hamilton fastest in curtailed practice session 23-09-2011 06:49 PM

    Singapore: McLaren's Lewis Hamilton laid down an early marker at the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday when he posted the fastest time in an incident-packed first free practice at the Marina Bay Circuit. The session was initially delayed by 30 minutes to carry out last-minute repairs on the street circuit...
  • Angry Birds to swoop on Formula One track 23-09-2011 01:58 PM

    Helsinki: Angry Birds will migrate from cellphone screens to the Formula One racetrack this weekend in Singapore, as the firm behind the mobile gaming sensation rolls out a crowd game to be played by live audiences. Gaming firm Rovio has teamed up with Singapore Telecommunications for the Singapore launch, having...
  • Ferrari need to charge out next year: Alonso 23-09-2011 01:09 PM

    Singapore: Ferrari need to burst from the blocks next year to inject some much-needed rivalry into Formula One after a 2011 season which has turned into a one-man show starring Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso has said. Red Bull's Vettel can wrap up the drivers' championship this Sunday at the Singapore...
  • Angry Birds to swoop on Singapore F1 track 22-09-2011 04:14 PM

    Helsinki: Angry Birds will migrate from cellphone screens to the Formula One race track this weekend in Singapore, as the firm behind the mobile gaming sensation rolls out a crowd game to be played by live audiences. Gaming firm Rovio has teamed up with Singapore Telecommunications for the Singapore launch,...
  • Sutil future with Force India in doubt 22-09-2011 04:03 PM

    Singapore: Force India driver Adrian Sutil has denied reports that he visited the Williams team headquarters recently, but said his current team's delay on announcing its 2012 drivers is making it difficult for him to plan his Formula One future. Sutil is out of contract at the end of the...