F1 News

08/13/1999 - 00:00

Championship leader Eddie Irvine is beginning to play on Mika Hakkinen's mind and, for once, it is because of what he is doing on the track, not saying off it.

08/13/1999 - 00:00

The Sauber team hinted that little would change in its set-up for next season, as it confirmed that it would continue to use Ferrari-based engines in 2000.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

The FIA is ready to introduce neck braces as a means of preventing or restricting head injuries in grand prix racing.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

As predicted by Ron Dennis on the announcement of next season's calendar, China is pushing for a late inclusion in the schedule.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

Eddie Irvine will be looking for a third successive win this weekend, as the Formula One circus reaches the tight and twisting Hungaroring.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

The Jordan team plans to introduce a third wing to its cars at the Hungarian Grand Prix this weekend, sparking memories of McLaren's similar project in the mid 1990s.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

The Stewart team will run the latest Series Four version of the potent Ford CR-1 V10 this weekend, following a successful test at Silverstone last week.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

Eddie Irvine has thrown down the gauntlet to his Ferrari bosses, saying that he will only stay at the Italian team if he receives equal number one status with Michael Schumacher.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

Mika Salo looks increasingly likely to sign for the Ford/Jaguar team for next season, despite having other offers on the table.

08/12/1999 - 00:00

Ferrari technical director Ross Brawn has added to the current tyre debate by pointing to the lack of grip - and not the number of grooves - as a key factor.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

Jackie Stewart has said that going to Ferrari would be bad for Rubens Barrichello's career, and claimed that he could be a winner at Stewart next season.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

Former Champcar titleists Jacques Villeneuve and Alex Zanardi could still race in the end of year Honolulu money race, after series head Andrew Craig refused to restrict places to existing Champcar runners.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

The identity of Ferrari's second driver for next season remains unclear, after Rubens Barrichello denied that he had signed for the Italian outfit.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

According to Ford, rally star Colin McRae could still be in with a shout of joining its Formula One team.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

Niki Lauda believes that Michael Schumacher should return to grands prix this season - and as soon as possible.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

Olivier Panis may stay with the Prost team, despite being lined up for a move to Arrows.

08/11/1999 - 00:00

Jarno Trulli is expected to ink his Jordan deal immediately after the Hungarian Grand Prix.

08/10/1999 - 00:00

Mika Salo is suddenly the most wanted man in Formula One, following his podium finish at Hockenheim.

08/10/1999 - 00:00

Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) has been added to the list of hazards facing racing drivers, according to a report in the British journal of Sports Medicine.

08/10/1999 - 00:00

Michael Schumacher has been told that he will be playing a supporting role to team-mate Eddie Irvine in the world championship this season.

08/09/1999 - 00:00

Organisers of the USGP at the famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway are convinced that the circuit will be ready to host the first F1 event in America for nine years, despite a lot of work still to be completed.

08/09/1999 - 00:00

Dario Franchitti is being tipped to replace David Coulthard at McLaren in 2001.

08/09/1999 - 00:00

Ralf Schumacher could be the next driver to get his hands on the BMW Formula One engine, amid rumours that the German manufacturer could be about to purchase the Williams team.

08/08/1999 - 00:00

The French Grand Prix will return to Paul Ricard from 2002, according to FIA president Max Mosley.