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Wolff admits Manor could be ‘B’ Mercedes team

Feb.13 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Mercedes is not ruling out making Manor its de-facto ‘B’ team. Team boss Toto Wolff admits he has some concerns about the new close relationship forged between title rival Ferrari and the new American team Haas. “We look at it with one eye laughing, one eye crying,” he […]

Wolff admits Manor could be ‘B’ Mercedes team

Feb.13 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Mercedes is not ruling out making Manor its de-facto ‘B’ team. Team boss Toto Wolff admits he has some concerns about the new close relationship forged between title rival Ferrari and the new American team Haas. “We look at it with one eye laughing, one eye crying,” he […]

1975-style white engine cover for 2016 Ferrari

Feb.13 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Reports that Ferrari is adding a lot more white to the livery of its iconic red cars for 2016 appear accurate. La Repubblica, an Italian daily, has published what it purports to be official drafts of the livery of the new Maranello-inked car. The report said the all-white […]

1975-style white engine cover for 2016 Ferrari

Feb.13 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Reports that Ferrari is adding a lot more white to the livery of its iconic red cars for 2016 appear accurate. La Repubblica, an Italian daily, has published what it purports to be official drafts of the livery of the new Maranello-inked car. The report said the all-white […]

Schumacher family should give health update – Weber

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Michael Schumacher’s former manager thinks the family should reconsider its decision to keep the public in the dark about the F1 legend’s health. Just after Christmas, Willi Weber, who handled Schumacher’s career from the junior formulae through to title stardom, revealed that he has been unable to visit […]

Schumacher family should give health update – Weber

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Michael Schumacher’s former manager thinks the family should reconsider its decision to keep the public in the dark about the F1 legend’s health. Just after Christmas, Willi Weber, who handled Schumacher’s career from the junior formulae through to title stardom, revealed that he has been unable to visit […]

Circuit chief ousted at Nurburgring

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) News emerged on Friday from the Nurburgring, an historic German circuit battling to keep its grand prix up and running. The German grand prix is returning to the calendar in 2016, after an ownership crisis at the Nurburgring led to the country’s first absence from F1 in decades […]

Circuit chief ousted at Nurburgring

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) News emerged on Friday from the Nurburgring, an historic German circuit battling to keep its grand prix up and running. The German grand prix is returning to the calendar in 2016, after an ownership crisis at the Nurburgring led to the country’s first absence from F1 in decades […]

Manor extends deadline for Haryanto

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Rio Haryanto on Friday admitted the race is on to secure the final place on this year’s F1 grid. The Mercedes-backed Pascal Wehrlein this week secured the first of the Manor seats, which according to Toto Wolff is a victory for talent over much bigger chequebooks. “It is […]

Manor extends deadline for Haryanto

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Rio Haryanto on Friday admitted the race is on to secure the final place on this year’s F1 grid. The Mercedes-backed Pascal Wehrlein this week secured the first of the Manor seats, which according to Toto Wolff is a victory for talent over much bigger chequebooks. “It is […]

Magnussen must brush off Vasseur comments – pundit

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) A Danish racing driver has urged Kevin Magnussen to brush off news that he was actually only Renault’s second choice for 2016. One of new team boss Frederic Vasseur’s first public acts at Renault was to announce that he actually wanted his new GP2 champion, Stoffel Vandoorne, to […]

Magnussen must brush off Vasseur comments – pundit

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) A Danish racing driver has urged Kevin Magnussen to brush off news that he was actually only Renault’s second choice for 2016. One of new team boss Frederic Vasseur’s first public acts at Renault was to announce that he actually wanted his new GP2 champion, Stoffel Vandoorne, to […]

Bottas more prepared for F1 rumours now

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Valtteri Bottas says he is now more prepared for when intense speculation takes centre stage in his F1 career. After a steady and impressive first few seasons in the sport, the Finn found himself in the middle of global intrigue last year amid rumours he might replace Kimi […]

Bottas more prepared for F1 rumours now

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Valtteri Bottas says he is now more prepared for when intense speculation takes centre stage in his F1 career. After a steady and impressive first few seasons in the sport, the Finn found himself in the middle of global intrigue last year amid rumours he might replace Kimi […]

Andretti hopes 21-race F1 calendar here to stay

Feb.12 (GMM/Inautonews.com) F1 legend Mario Andretti has his fingers crossed that the US grand prix in Austin goes ahead as planned. The October race has been given only provisional status on the 2016 calendar, amid a funding dispute between race organisers and the Texan government. “After all the investment to […]