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  • Red Bull lose Daniel Ricciardo appeal 15-04-2014 03:40 PM

    Formula One team Red Bull's appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from the Australian Grand Prix has been rejected by the International Court of Appeal, the International Automobile Federation (FIA) said on Tuesday. "The Court, after having heard the parties and examined their submissions, decided to uphold the Decision No56 of...
  • Mercedes push for Red Bull sanction in dispute 14-04-2014 09:00 PM

    Paris: Mercedes tore into Formula One rival Red Bull at an appeals court hearing on Monday over the disqualification of Daniel Ricciardo at the Australian Grand Prix, saying the team flouted rules and must be shown a "yellow card" to stop it from becoming a repeat offender. The court said...
  • Paris court hears Red Bull's appeal in fuel row 14-04-2014 01:57 PM

    Paris: The dispute resolution tribunal for motorsport is hearing Red Bull's case against the disqualification of Daniel Ricciardo from the Australian Grand Prix. Ricciardo was stripped of his second-place finish, and the 18 points that go with it, in last month's race because his car exceeded the sport's new fuel-flow...
  • Red Bull appeal is first test of F1's new era 12-04-2014 04:43 PM

    The first big technical controversy of Formula One's new engine era has its day in court on Monday with champions Red Bull confident they have a strong case in appealing Daniel Ricciardo's Australian Grand Prix exclusion. Ricciardo finished second in his home race last month, his debut for Red Bull,...
  • Red Bull F1 team replaces Prodromou as head of aero 09-04-2014 04:51 PM

    London: Dan Fallows has been appointed head of aerodynamics at Formula One champions Red Bull with McLaren-bound Peter Prodromou now on 'gardening leave', the team said on Wednesday. Red Bull said Fallows, who left the team last year after working as aerodynamics team leader, had returned and was starting his...
  • McLaren's Dennis rebukes Sebastian Vettel for swearing 07-04-2014 09:07 AM

    McLaren head Ron Dennis criticised quadruple Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel on Sunday after the Red Bull driver described the sound of the sport's new V6 turbo engines as 'shit'. The German driver had made his opinion clear at a news conference at last weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix when...
  • Mercedes can lead F1 changes too, says Bernie Ecclestone 06-04-2014 06:22 PM

    Formula One needs to make rule changes to placate angry fans but leaders Mercedes must not be punished for doing a better job than their rivals, commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Sunday. "Mercedes, without any doubt, have done a better job and they shouldn't be punished for doing a...
  • Nico Rosberg beats team-mate Lewis Hamilton to Bahrain Grand Prix pole 05-04-2014 09:35 PM

    Sakhir: Mercedes locked out the front row for the Bahrain Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg claimed pole position on Saturday, qualifying ahead of team-mate Lewis Hamilton. Rosberg's time of 1 minute, 33.185 seconds at the Bahrain International Circuit was a quarter of a second faster than Hamilton, who had to...
  • Red Bull slam new Formula One engine rules 05-04-2014 05:16 PM

    Sakhir: Red Bull master designer Adrian Newey has mocked Formula One's new engine rules, claiming they have produced slower cars without achieving the intended green goals. Speaking ahead of Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix, Newey - who designed the cars that won Red Bull the past four drivers' championships - said...
  • Tim Cahill's world cup dream alive despite hamstring injury 02-04-2014 08:35 AM

    Australia midfielder Tim Cahill will be out for two weeks after a hamstring injury proved less serious than thought, his club manager said, ending fears the injury could force him out of the World Cup 2014. The 34-year-old Cahill was forced off in the 29th minute of the New York...
  • Formula One standings after the Malaysian Grand Prix 31-03-2014 01:49 PM

    With two wins from two races under their belt in the new Formula One season, Mercedes are powering confidently toward another speedster's paradise in Bahrain this week, albeit with a watchful eye on fast improving rivals Red Bull. Lewis Hamilton's pole-to-flag victory on Sunday ahead of team mate Nico Rosberg...
  • Mercedes march on but Red Bull closing in 31-03-2014 12:31 PM

    With two wins from two races under their belt in the new Formula One season, Mercedes are powering confidently toward another speedster's paradise in Bahrain this week, albeit with a watchful eye on fast improving rivals Red Bull. Lewis Hamilton's pole-to-flag victory on Sunday ahead of team mate Nico Rosberg...
  • Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo handed 10-place grid penalty 30-03-2014 05:40 PM

    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was handed a 10 place grid penalty for next week's Bahrain Grand Prix after Formula One stewards ruled he had left the pits in an unsafe manner in Sunday's Malaysian race. The Australian driver, who had been in fourth place, pulled away from a stop before...
  • Lewis Hamilton wins Malaysian Grand Prix in Mercedes' 1-2 finish 30-03-2014 03:08 PM

    Sepang: Lewis Hamilton broke his drought at Formula One's Malaysian Grand Prix and led a one-two finish for the Mercedes team on Sunday. Hamilton beat team-mate Nico Rosberg by 17.3 seconds at the Sepang International Circuit, with defending world champion Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull third. Hamilton got away well...
  • Red Bull seek guide on sensors at Malaysian GP 28-03-2014 02:25 PM

    Sepang: Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says the team will talk with Formula One race director Charlie Whiting before deciding on it use of fuel sensors for this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, following on from its disqualification in Australia. Daniel Ricciardo was disqualified in Melbourne, after finishing second, because...
  • Formula One heads to Malaysia dogged by off-track troubles 27-03-2014 09:00 AM

    Formula One heads to its second race of the season this weekend in Malaysia with the reigning champion team threatening to withdraw from the sport, the result of the first race still under protest, and race promoters in revolt over the sound of the cars. The off-track strife has obscured...
  • Red Bull threaten to quit Formula One: report 26-03-2014 10:59 AM

    Defending Formula One champions Red Bull have threatened to quit Formula One after Daniel Ricciardo was stripped off his podium finish in the 2014 season opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne, The Telegraph has reported. Red Bull owner Dietrich Mateschitz has said the presence of his team in F1 is...
  • Most of Melbourne problems are resolved, says Renault 25-03-2014 10:38 PM

    Most of the engine problems suffered by Renault-powered cars at the season-opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix have been resolved, the manufacturer said on Tuesday ahead of this weekend's race in Malaysia. Renault supplies world champions Red Bull, their sister team Toro Rosso, Lotus and Caterham with the new V6...
  • Red Bull appeal against Daniel Ricciardo disqualification 20-03-2014 08:28 PM

    Formula One champions Red Bull have formally appealed against the disqualification of Australian Daniel Ricciardo from his home grand prix in Melbourne last weekend, the team said on Thursday. A spokeswoman confirmed the necessary documentation had been submitted. Ricciardo finished second in the race, his debut for Red Bull after...
  • Controversy outshines promising start to F1 season 20-03-2014 09:24 AM

    Melbourne: Formula One should be celebrating a promising start to its era of new engines and the welcome injection of some fresh faces on the podium at the Australian Grand Prix. Instead, the series is mired in problems just one week into the season. Moments after a champagne-soaked Daniel Ricciardo...
  • Formula One standings after the Australian Grand Prix 17-03-2014 02:19 AM

    Nico Rosberg celebrated a dominant win for Mercedes in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Sunday while Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo suffered the heartbreak of being stripped of his first podium hours after the finish. Pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton and world champion Sebastian Vettel retired early on with reliability problems, the...
  • Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo disqualified from Australia Grand Prix 16-03-2014 06:59 PM

    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was stripped of his first Formula One podium finish at his home Australian Grand Prix on Sunday after his car was found to have broken fuel regulations, the governing FIA said. The decision meant McLaren's Danish rookie Kevin Magnussen moved up from third to second, with...
  • Mercedes' Nico Rosberg wins season-opening Australian Grand Prix 16-03-2014 01:21 PM

    Melbourne: Formula One's season-opening race ended in rancor and controversy Sunday as initial second-place finisher Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull disqualified for a breach of fuel regulations, five hours after Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg took the checkered flag. Ricciardo's exclusion from the results tarnished what had been a day of...
  • Sebastian Vettel's winning streak ends in Australia 16-03-2014 12:59 PM

    Sebastian Vettel's record run of nine consecutive race victories ended on Sunday when the quadruple world champion retired his Red Bull from the season-opening Australian Grand Prix with a reliability problem. The German complained of a lack of boost pressure during his pre-race installation lap and was noticeably lacking in...
  • Daniel Ricciardo seizes Mark Webber's mantle with both hands 15-03-2014 06:22 PM

    Daniel Ricciardo's promotion to the Red Bull hot seat promised a more pliable partner for Sebastian Vettel, but the 24-year-old's impressive qualifying at his home Grand Prix suggests the world champion has another gritty Australian to deal with. Tensions with his former team-mate Mark Webber were a hallmark of Vettel's...
  • Sebastian Vettel bewildered by qualifying flop in Melbourne 15-03-2014 04:32 PM

    Melbourne: Reigning Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel says he can't understand why he struggled so much in a rain-hit qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday, pushing him down to a starting grid spot of 12th for Sunday's race. Vettel, who is aiming for his fifth-straight drivers' championship,...
  • Interview: Daniel Ricciardo happy to be in Sebastian Vettel's company 15-03-2014 12:32 PM

    Daniel Ricciardo never thought he would be driving alongside four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull. He also must not have ever dreamt of being a replacement of Red Bull veteran Mark Webber. But he will doing both in 2014. Ricciardo, who drove for Toro Rosso for two seasons...
  • Red Bull see glimpses of hope in Australia 14-03-2014 03:31 PM

    Red Bull team principal Christian Horner hailed an "extremely encouraging" Friday for the Formula One champions at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix after they banished some winter testing demons with a strong showing in practice. Red Bull's pre-season was abysmal, with neither quadruple champion Sebastian Vettel nor team mate Daniel...
  • Red Bull two months behind rivals: Hakkinen 14-03-2014 11:30 AM

    Red Bull's abysmal winter testing has left them badly lagging behind their Formula One rivals and they will need at least two months to get their cars performing at optimal level, according to double world champion Mika Hakkinen. Red Bull have admitted they are playing catch-up ahead of Sunday's season-opening...
  • Interview: Sebastian Vettel game for fifth straight title 14-03-2014 10:56 AM

    Four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel of the Red Bull has his sights set on fifth consecutive title this season that kicks off with the Australia Grand Prix on Sunday. Vettel, who has dominated F1 circuits around the world for four years, said he will do his best to...