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Schumacher making ‘progress’ at home – doctor

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Michael Schumacher has made "progress" since leaving hospital and rehabilitation and returning to his home in Switzerland. That was the cautious news on Thursday of Jean-Francois Payen, one of the original team of doctors who worked on the then critically-injured seven time world ...
Caterham staff locked out of Leafield factory

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Caterham's crisis went from bad to worse on Thursday, as team staff found themselves locked out of the Leafield factory. "They can't get into the factory today," Finbarr O'Connell, the administrator now in charge of the facility on behalf a creditor, a Malaysian ...
Haas not worried about Ecclestone comments

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Gene Haas has played down suggestions Bernie Ecclestone could freeze him out of F1 long before his team's scheduled 2016 debut. The American might be forgiven if he was alarmed by the F1 supremo's latest statements, including Ecclestone's desire for "a formula one ...
Grosjean hints at Lotus stay for 2015

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Romain Grosjean appears set to remain at Lotus in 2015. Although the French driver has been leaving his future open while Fernando Alonso's move remains unclear, Lotus owner Gerard Lopez has now suggested Enstone is likely to field an identical driver lineup next ...
No Barrichello in Austin

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) A familiar face will be missing in action when the F1 circus reconvenes in Austin next week. Brazil's TV Globo has confirmed that its commentary contract with pundit and popular former F1 driver Rubens Barrichello has "concluded". The most experienced driver in F1 history, ...
Bianchi’s recovery chances ‘very small’ – Burti

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Luciano Burti, a former F1 driver and full-time pundit for Brazil's Globo, has bad news about the health of critically injured driver Jules Bianchi. Little has been heard about the stricken French driver for the past week, some 18 days after he fell ...
Berger rumours return to F1 headlines

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Rumours linking Gerhard Berger with a return to the F1 paddock have resurfaced. Earlier, McLaren slammed as "complete and utter nonsense" reports the former team driver is a candidate for a prominent role, amid suggestions of unrest between shareholders Ron Dennis and Mansour ...
F1 world still guessing on Alonso’s next move

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Yet another week in F1 history is passing by with little more known about the future of arguably the sport's biggest name. Insiders suggest Fernando Alonso is wavering between a McLaren-Honda contract on his terms or the very real prospect of a sabbatical ...
Barcelona ‘calm’ amid Madrid race reports

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Spanish grand prix boss Salvador Servia insists reports the capital Madrid is bidding to join the F1 calendar do not worry him. El Confidencial reported in recent days that Bernie Ecclestone is in advanced talks with private investors who want to organise a ...
Rosberg appoints himself ‘title hunter’

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 : Oct.23 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Nico Rosberg has admitted he will think more about his own interests now after Mercedes wrapped up the constructors' championship in Russia. The German has fallen 17 points behind in the intra-team chase for the drivers' title, after Lewis Hamilton won the last ...