Formula One

FILE - In this June 19, 2016 file photo, Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene grimaces prior to the start of the Formula One Grand Prix of Europe at the Baku circuit, in Baku, Azerbaijan. Ferrari has replaced Maurizio Arrivabene with Mattia Binotto as team principal following another failed Formula One title chase. Binotto had been working as Ferrari's chief technical officer, having been with the team for nearly 25 years. Ferrari says in a statement, “After four years of untiring commitment and dedication, Maurizio Arrivabene is leaving the team. The decision was taken together with the company’s top management after lengthy discussions related to Maurizio’s long term personal interests as well as those of the team itself.” (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, file)
January 07, 2019 - 12:38 pm
MARANELLO, Italy (AP) — Ferrari has replaced Maurizio Arrivabene with Mattia Binotto as team principal following another failed Formula One title chase. Binotto, who had been working as Ferrari's chief technical officer, has been with the team for nearly 25 years. Ferrari says in a statement, "...
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FILE - In this July 25, 1997, file photo, Germany's Michael Schumacher, left, of the Ferrari team, shares a joke with Benetton chief Flavio Briatore, right, at the start of the first free practice session for the upcoming German Formula 1 Grand Prix in Hockenheim. Against the backdrop of celebrations marking Michael Schumacher’s 50th birthday Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, the medical condition of Formula One's most successful driver remains just as fiercely guarded by his close family. (AP Photo/Thomas Kienzle, File)
January 03, 2019 - 12:01 am
Against the backdrop of celebrations marking Michael Schumacher's 50th birthday on Thursday, the medical condition of Formula One's most successful driver remains just as fiercely guarded by his close family. More than five years after a near-fatal brain injury in a skiing accident, the seven-time...
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FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2001, file photo, Germany's F1 driver Michael Schumacher and his wife Corinna Schumacher, right, smile at each other during the official Ferrari World Champion photoshoot after the Grand Prix auto race in Budapest, Hungary. Schumacher's family, in a statement Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, has asked for understanding as it continues to keep details of his health private ahead of the seven-time Formula One champion's 50th birthday. Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in an accident while he was skiing with his teenage son Mick in the French Alps at Meribel on Dec. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Maurer, File)
January 02, 2019 - 1:57 pm
GLAND, Switzerland (AP) — Michael Schumacher's family has asked for understanding as it continues to keep details of his health private ahead of the seven-time Formula One champion's 50th birthday. In a statement published on Facebook on Wednesday, one day before his birthday, the family says: "You...
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FILE - In this file photo dated, Friday, March 23, 2018, a Renault car drives down pit lane during the first practice session at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne. Formula One's 21-race calendar for the 2019 season has been approved by the governing body FIA, with Melbourne as usual hosting the season-opening Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on upcoming March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, FILE)
December 05, 2018 - 2:50 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Formula One's 21-race calendar for 2019 has been approved, with Melbourne as usual hosting the season-opening Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 17. Governing body FIA said after a meeting of its World Motor Sport Council in St. Petersburg on Wednesday that...
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December 04, 2018 - 9:12 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Fernando Alonso will be powered by Chevrolet for his second attempt to win the Indianapolis 500. Alonso is entering the race with McLaren, which had a 70 percent win rate from 1968 to 1970 when partnered with Chevrolet that included 23 consecutive victories. The IndyCar Series...
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November 27, 2018 - 2:06 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Fernando Alonso will return to the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona next year with Wayne Taylor Racing. The two-time Formula One world champion and Kamui Kobayashi, an FIA World Endurance Championship regular, were named co-drivers Tuesday for the twice-round-the-clock endurance...
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Sauber driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco poses with the team before the first free practice at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Friday Nov. 23, 2018. The Emirates Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
November 26, 2018 - 12:20 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Pressure does not seem to affect Charles Leclerc, which is just as well given where his career is taking him. The 21-year-old driver from Monaco has earned a prestigious move to Ferrari following strong performances for unheralded Sauber in his debut Formula...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates his victory flanked by third place Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands on the podium, after the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
November 25, 2018 - 11:46 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — World champion Lewis Hamilton coasted to victory from pole position at the year-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday, and in doing so equaled his personal best for a season with his 11th win of the campaign. Having already secured a fifth F1 title, the...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain cheers with marshals, followed by US actor Will Smith, prior to the start of the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018.(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
November 25, 2018 - 10:10 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — World champion Lewis Hamilton coasted to victory from pole position at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday. Having already secured a fifth F1 title, the British Mercedes driver beat Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at the Yas Marina circuit to secure...
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Pirelli CEO Marco Tronchetti Provera, center, poses for a picture with his staff behind the new Pirelli tyre during a presentation ahead of the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018. Formula One has reached a new four-year deal with Pirelli as it tire supplier from 2020-23 inclusive. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
November 25, 2018 - 7:13 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Formula One has reached a new four-year deal with Pirelli as its tire supplier from 2020-23 inclusive. F1 chairman and CEO Chase Carey says "we are delighted to have reached this agreement, which guarantees a long-term stable future." The current partnership...
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