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  • No short-term fixes for Red Bull, says Christian Horner 3 days ago

    Staying with Renault represents Red Bull's best hope of Formula One success but there will be no short-term fixes for the team's current woes, according to principal Christian Horner. The former world champions have been plagued with reliability problems this season and are 136 points adrift of leaders Mercedes after just...
  • Daniel Ricciardo loses 3rd engine of season after Bahrain blow-out 6 days ago

    Sakhir: Four races into the Formula One season, Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo has already used up three of his four allocated engines and the pressure is increasing on manufacturer Renault. Ricciardo's engine blew spectacularly moments before the end of Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix, but the Australian driver had just about enough...
  • Renault need another 2 races to make competitive engine April 18, 2015

    Bahrain: Formula One manufacturer Renault need two more races before providing a competitive engine again at the Monaco Grand Prix, according to chief technical officer Rob White. Renault, which supplies engines to Red Bull and Toro Rosso, are under heavy pressure following a poor start to the season for both teams. At...
  • Renault offer no guarantees for Bahrain reliability April 16, 2015

    Manama: Renault say they have done their best to fix the engine problems that blighted last weekend's Chinese Grand Prix but offered no guarantee on Thursday that Sunday's race in Bahrain would be trouble free. "In the short time since the Chinese Grand Prix we have been checking and rechecking systems...
  • Renault braced for more pain in Bahrain April 12, 2015

    Renault have warned Red Bull and Toro Rosso to expect more pain in Bahrain after both Formula One teams suffered power unit problems in China on Sunday. Former champions Red Bull scored just two points in Shanghai while their sister team drew a blank after engine-related retirements. Daniil Kvyat's race ended spectacularly...
  • Lewis Hamilton tops all three practice sessions at Chinese GP April 11, 2015

    Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton showed he is the driver to beat in qualifying at the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday after clocking the fastest time in practice for the third straight session. Hamilton set a time of 1 minute, 37.615 seconds in nearly ideal racing conditions, with clear skies and temperatures at...
  • Kimi Raikkonen gets a chance to show his pace April 10, 2015

    Shanghai: Kimi Raikkonen has had to watch new team mate Sebastian Vettel make headlines so far this season but the Finn joined the Ferrari party in Friday's Chinese Grand Prix practice. Vettel, who joined the Formula One glamour team from Red Bull at the end of last year, has made an...
  • Red Bull gets boost in practice at Chinese Grand Prix April 10, 2015

    Shangai: With its future suddenly uncertain after a disappointing start to the season, Red Bull got a boost on the Formula One track just when it needed it most. After the team could manage no better than sixth place in the first two races of the year, Daniel Ricciardo got off...
  • Red Bull to quit Formula One if Renault has no competitive engine April 9, 2015

    Vienna: Red Bull owner Dietrich Mateschitz says the team will quit Formula One if engine supplier Renault doesn't manage to build "a competitive power unit." Mateschitz tells the Austria Press Agency "we'll only stay in Formula One if we have a competitive team, and we need a competitive power unit for...
  • F1 racer Daniel Ricciardo tries his hand at martial arts April 9, 2015

    Shanghai: Ahead of this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, Formula 1 racer Daniel Ricciardo tried his hand at martial arts on Thursday. The Red Bull driver was at Guyi Gardens in Nanxiang where he completed a light martial arts workout with local expert Yang. Ricciardo went through various stretching exercises, followed by...
  • David Coulthard apologises for Indian flag goof-up in Hyderabad F1 show April 6, 2015

    Hyderabad: Former Formula 1 star racer David Coulthard offered apology after India's tricolour fell on the ground near his feet while he was trying to put inside a car. The incident happened when Coulthard apparently failed to keep the flag properly on the front seat of a car designated to take...
  • Renault more likely to back Toro Rosso than buy: Helmut Marko April 4, 2015

    Renault are more likely to use the Toro Rosso Formula One team to increase brand awareness than buy it from Red Bull, according to the energy drink company's motorsport consultant Helmut Marko. The Austrian told the Formula1.com website on Friday that Renault, engine partner to both teams, felt "under-represented on the...
  • Chasing Rainbows with India's off-road bike lord, CS Santosh April 2, 2015

    CS Santosh is India's champion in the sport of off-road biking. This 'Mad Max' from Karnataka has earned the finisher's medallion no. 436/550 of the famous 'Dakar Rally' in 2015, but his journey according to him is far from over.This 31 year old has recently been featured in a Red...
  • Renault considering pulling out of Formula One March 27, 2015

    Sepang: French automaker Renault, which supplies engines to the Red Bull and Torro Rosso teams, says it is considering pulling out of Formula One due to the damage done to its reputation after a very difficult start to the new season. Cyril Abiteboul, managing director of Renault Sport F1, said Friday;...
  • Mercedes fight for Formula One title off the track, not on it March 18, 2015

    The only thing that could keep Mercedes from running away with the Formula One title again this year lies off the track, not on it. Last weekend's season-opening race in Australia showed what everyone had suspected, Mercedes' dominance from 2014 has not been eroded and may even have increased. Even before Lewis...
  • Red Bull right to be upset, says Bernie Ecclestone March 16, 2015

    London: Formula One's commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone has backed Red Bull's call for action to rein in Mercedes' engine advantage and make races more competitive after a one-sided start to the season. However, the 84-year-old played down talk of the former champions walking away from a sport they dominated only recently. "They...
  • Red Bull frustrated with engine problems March 15, 2015

    Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has laid the blame for his team's terrible start to the Formula One season with their Renault engine, describing it as "undriveable". Once the most powerful team in the sport, Red Bull won the constructors' championship four years in a row before finishing second to...
  • Lewis Hamilton fastest in final Australian Grand Prix practice March 14, 2015

    World champion Lewis Hamilton set the fastest final practice time for Mercedes ahead of Australian Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday as home favourite Daniel Ricciardo continued to have technical issues with his Red Bull. World champion Hamilton clocked a quickest lap of one minute 27.867 seconds, opening a cavernous gap of...
  • Formula One's youngest ever lineup confident of success March 12, 2015

    Kimi Raikkonen is old enough to be Max Verstappen's father, and when the Formula One season gets underway at the Australian Grand Prix, the teen prodigy will be racing against the seen-it-all veteran. At 17, Verstappen will become the youngest driver in F1 history. He was only 3½ years old when Raikkonen...
  • EXCLUSIVE: I've proved what I'm capable of, says Daniel Ricciardo March 12, 2015

    After a magnificent 2014 season, Daniel Ricciardo is all set to hit the Albert Park circuit with his new Red Bull at the season opening Australian Grand Prix. Ricciardo, who won three races last year and five other podium finishes, will be in action in front of his home...
  • Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo happy to assume the burden of expectation March 10, 2015

    Melbourne: Daniel Ricciardo believes he proved he could handle pressure during his stellar 2014 campaign and is ready to assume the burden of local expectation in the Formula One season-opener at Albert Park this weekend. The 25-year-old has been feted like a superstar this week ahead of the Australian Grand Prix,...
  • Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo edges Kimi Raikkonen in Barcelona February 21, 2015

    Montmelo: Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo narrowly clocked the fastest time while also putting in the most laps during Formula One preseason testing on Friday. The Australian put Red Bull at the top of the day's timesheet for the first time this preseason by steering his way to a benchmark lap...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories February 19, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 19, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Bank note goof-up; currency printed using defective security thread February 19, 2015

    In a major security breach that could embarrass the previous Congress-United Progressive Alliance government, an internal enquiry report has revealed that certain security features were allegedly compromised during the printing of Indian currency, and the lapses were kept under wraps by senior officials working under Ministry of Finance. The incident...
  • Daniel Ricciardo hits Top Gear and takes Lewis Hamilton's record February 9, 2015

    London: Australian Daniel Ricciardo has already stripped Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton of one lap record before the season has even started. The Red Bull driver demolished Hamilton's two-year-old fastest lap as the 'star in a reasonably-priced car' in an episode of the popular Top Gear television show broadcast on...
  • Sebastian Vettel leaves confusing legacy at Red Bull February 2, 2015

    Red Bull have taken inspiration from one of Sebastian Vettel's old helmets to confuse Formula One rivals seeking a clear picture of their aerodynamic secrets in pre-season testing. The former champions, now without Vettel after the German moved to Ferrari, have been testing at the Jerez circuit in southern Spain with...
  • Red Bull, Williams, Mercedes launch their F1 cars for 2015 February 2, 2015

    Jerez: Red Bull and Williams have launched their Formula One cars which they hope will be able to better compete with Mercedes when the new season starts in six weeks' time. Red Bull's RB11 and the Williams FW37 were unveiled on Sunday prior to the first day of pre-season testing at...
  • Sebastian Vettel warns against expecting too much of Ferrari January 30, 2015

    London: Sebastian Vettel gave Ferrari's new Formula One car his seal of approval on Friday while warning fans not to expect too much from a team that made major changes after failing to win anything last year. "Obviously there is a change in colour for me so it's a new experience...