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Toyota to Announce F1 Quit Today
Toyota to Announce F1 Quit Today

4 Nov 2009, 07:36 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Toyota seems to have already made up their mind concerning their future in Formula One. According to some reports in the Japanese press earlier this morning, the company's board of directors se...

 
Ferrari and McLaren Battle for $5 Million at Abu Dhabi
Ferrari and McLaren Battle for $5 Million at Abu Dhabi

20 Oct 2009, 09:51 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / McLaren-Mercedes and Ferrari will battle for more than just pride in the 2009 Formula One championship. With only one race to go this season, only one point separates the two major teams in the cons...

 
BMW Expect Williams to Change Position for 2010 Slot
BMW Expect Williams to Change Position for 2010 Slot

16 Oct 2009, 14:20 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / BMW motorsport director Mario Theissen once again reiterated his belief that the Hinwil based team will indeed succeed in safeguarding itself and staying alive for the 2010 Formula One championship....

 
Hockenheim Secures F1 Future Until 2018
Hockenheim Secures F1 Future Until 2018

1 Oct 2009, 08:06 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Germany will continue to have a race in Formula One from next year onwards, following the rescue of the Hockenheim circuit on Wednesday. Following what may have seemed like endless talks between the...

 
Logistic Problems with 2010 Formula One Calendar
Logistic Problems with 2010 Formula One Calendar

30 Sep 2009, 08:46 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The fact that Bernie Ecclestone increased the number of rounds in the Formula One calendar from 17 to 19 for the upcoming season managed to cause enough controversy within the F1 teams. First of all...

 
2010 Formula One Calendar Announced
2010 Formula One Calendar Announced

21 Sep 2009, 14:28 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The International Automobile Federation (FIA) today announced the calendar for the 2010 Formula One Championship. As expected, the schedule for the upcoming season includes several changes as compar...

 
Ecclestone Received Pay-Raise in 2008, Despite Economic Crisis
Ecclestone Received Pay-Raise in 2008, Despite Economic Crisis

10 Sep 2009, 08:57 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Guiding the steps of Formula One often comes with financial benefits, as 78-year old Bernie Ecclestone is a living proof of that statement. Although his personal life was far from successful in rece...

 
US GPE Confirm Deal with YouTube
US GPE Confirm Deal with YouTube

20 Aug 2009, 06:30 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Formula One newly entry US Grand Prix Engineering (US GPE) have announced their primary sponsor for the upcoming season. And it doesn't come as a shock to anyone, since the statement was actual...

 
Spa to Share F1 Race with Nurburgring?
Spa to Share F1 Race with Nurburgring?

5 Aug 2009, 09:26 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / With the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) and the International Automobile Federation (FIA) pressuring the FOM to keep historical venues inside the sport of Formula One, plenty of speculations a...

 
New Concorde Agreement Signed
New Concorde Agreement Signed

2 Aug 2009, 10:13 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / We can now say that the war between the International Automobile Federation (FIA) and the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) finally came to an end, after a press release issued by the former sta...

 
Ecclestone Confirms BMW Quit
Ecclestone Confirms BMW Quit

29 Jul 2009, 08:16 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / After recent media reports showed that BMW will announce its complete retirement from Formula One later this morning, Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone issued some comments of his own on the mat...

 
Hill Hits Back at Ecclestone for Insulting Offer
Hill Hits Back at Ecclestone for Insulting Offer

21 Jul 2009, 10:57 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Silverstone has made one more step to becoming an outcast circuit in Formula One, as the president of the British Racing Drivers Club Damon Hill slammed Bernie Ecclestone's offer to include the...

 
LG Consider Team Deal in Formula One
LG Consider Team Deal in Formula One

2 Jul 2009, 14:26 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / South Korean company LG is reportedly considering a team sponsorship deal inside Formula One. Last year, the aforementioned company inked a sponsorship deal with the championship itself, receiving e...

 
Hockenheim Pull Out Support for F1 Race
Hockenheim Pull Out Support for F1 Race

24 Jun 2009, 09:53 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Hockenheim has moved one step closer to securing a spot in the potential breakaway series formed by the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA), after a stakeholders meeting on Tuesday led to the decis...

 
Ferrari Issue Legal Case against the FIA
Ferrari Issue Legal Case against the FIA

23 Jun 2009, 09:34 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Max Mosley may have played hard ball against Ferrari and the other Formula One teams in recent weeks, but the Italian manufacturer is no piece of cake to deal with either. As announced in a press re...

 
Dorna Sports Deny Breakaway Series Promotion
Dorna Sports Deny Breakaway Series Promotion

23 Jun 2009, 08:32 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Following rumors that MotoGP's promoter Dorna is interested in helping the FOTA set up a rival series to Formula One, the Spanish company's boss Carmelo Ezpeleta felt the need to set the r...

 
FOTA Announce Breakaway Series - Official!
FOTA Announce Breakaway Series - Official!

19 Jun 2009, 05:22 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Just when it seemed we will finally see some good judgment calls from both the FIA and the FOTA in order to end this ongoing political mess, the teams' organization yesterday evening announced ...

 
Renault and Toyota Likely to Quit F1
Renault and Toyota Likely to Quit F1

18 Jun 2009, 08:53 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Although we announced that the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) finally decided to reconcile with the FIA and commit to the budget cap rules for 2010, it has now emerged that two manufacturers w...

 
FIA-FOTA Dispute Over, Teams Accept Budget Cap
FIA-FOTA Dispute Over, Teams Accept Budget Cap

17 Jun 2009, 10:59 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) seems to have made its first step towards reconciliation with the FIA. Following yesterday's statement from the ruling body, in which the teams were acc...

 
FIA Sets the Record Straight on FOTA Dispute
FIA Sets the Record Straight on FOTA Dispute

17 Jun 2009, 08:28 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The International Automobile Federation (FIA) made it very clear that they will not back down in the ongoing dispute with the Formula One manufacturers. According to a latest press release from the ...