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February 2012

Hulkenberg sure fifth is 'realistic' goal

Hulkenberg sure fifth is 'realistic' goal

Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg believes that from what he has seen of the team's new VJM05 car to date, fifth place in the constructors championship is very much an achievable aim for the squad in the 2012 season. 

 

Bernie: Aus GP is F1's 'least viable' race

Bernie: Aus GP is F1's  'least viable' race

Formula One oligarch has increased the pressure on Albert Park to accept a transformation into a night race in the future, suggesting that as things stood the Australian Grand Prix was the "least viable" of F1's current races.

FIA reject pit speed limit drop - report

FIA reject pit speed limit drop - report

According to reports on Wednesday, Formula One's governing body has rejected a proposal to lower the pit lane speed limit for the 2012 season, after teams suggested reducing the limit to a mere 60kph from the start of the season.

Allison: Lotus suffered wishbone issue

Allison: Lotus suffered wishbone issue

Lotus technical director James Allison has confirmed that the team's chassis issues with their new E20 car was centred around the upper front wishbone of the car's suspension, as the team prepares to continue testing.

Lotus will run at final pre-season test

Lotus will run at final pre-season test

The Lotus Formula One team are set to run at all four days of the final pre-season test in Barcelona this week, according to the day-by-day schedule for the week's running, though HRT's plans for their new car remain unclear.

Vettel: New noses will be gone for 2013

Vettel: New noses will be gone for 2013

Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel is confident that the sport will fix their current broken nose problem for next season, after widespread unhappiness over the ugly state of the new 2012 season's grid.

Findia chief calls for 'rethink' on finances

Findia chief calls for 'rethink' on finances

Fore India's deputy team principal Bob Fernley believes that the team's backers need to have a "fundamental rethink" on where they want the team to go, suggesting that the team can crack the big time with a financial boost.

Glock: Marussia testing loss a "shame"

Glock: Marussia testing loss a

Marussia Formula One driver Timo Glock has admitted that it is "a shame" that the team will now likely not be able to complete any meaningful testing of its new MR01 car before the start of the 2012 season next month.

Ferrari should get Italian driver - Patrese

Ferrari should get Italian driver - Patrese

Italian former Formula One driver Riccardo Patrese believes that the Ferrari team needs to take a chance on a home-grown driver in the near future, after Jarno Trulli's departure left the F1 grid without a single Italian driver in 2012.

New Schumie Merc contract a 'possibility'

New Schumie Merc contract a 'possibility'

Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche has said that keeping Michael Schumacher at the company's Mercedes Formula One team beyond 2012 would be an "attractive possibility", should the seven-time champion want to continue in the sport.

RBR, Ferrari cancel staggered test plan

RBR, Ferrari cancel staggered test plan

The Red Bull Racing and Ferrari Formula One teams have been forced to cancel plans to begin their final four-day pre-season test a day later than the rest of the field, after the FIA clarified the rules governing testing to them.

Button targets podium start in Melbourne

Button targets podium start in Melbourne

McLaren driver Jenson Button has said that if he can at least secure a podium finish at the season opener then it is "game on" for the 2012 title, saying that anything less and the team would have 'let themselves down'.

Marussia team to miss final Barcelona test

Marussia team to miss final Barcelona test

The Marussia F1 team's pre-season preparations have been thrown into HRT-style levels of doubt, after the backmarkers confirmed that they would be forced to miss this week's final test after their new car failed the FIA's crash tests.

Alonso: Ferrari not worried by test form

Alonso: Ferrari not worried by test form

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso believes that the team is in a good position after the first two pre-season tests of the year, downplaying suggestions that the Italian squad was struggling to get performance from their new car.

Nico 'among the best in F1' - Brawn

Nico 'among the best in F1' - Brawn

Mercedes team principal Ross Brawn has hailed his driver Nico Rosberg as being "among the best" of the drivers on the Formula One grid, despite the young German still searching for a first GP victory of his career going into the 2012 season.

Webber 'hungry' ahead of new season

Webber 'hungry' ahead of new season

Red Bull Racing driver Mark Webber has said that he is "very hungry" for success in the 2012 Formula One season, saying that he was still sure that he can still fight for the championship despite his poor 2011 campaign.

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