Formula One

McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton takes pole for Hungarian Grand Prix

Jul 28, 2012

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton has taken pole position for the 2012 Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest, pipping Renault driver Romain Grosjean by a whole four tenths of a second. Australian Mark Webber had a shock...

Fernando Alonso wins 2012 German F1 Grand Prix

Jul 23, 2012

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso has taken the win at the 2012 German Formula One Grand Prix, further securing his leadership in points. Australian Red Bull Racing driver Mark Webber came in with an eighth place....

Why Mark Webber knocked back Ferrari F1 deal to stay at Red Bull

Jul 13, 2012

Australian F1 driver Mark Webber says he wants to continue racing in Formula One beyond 2013 after signing another one year deal with team Red Bull Racing. In his latest column for the BBC, Webber...

Mark Webber wins 2012 British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone

Jul 09, 2012

Australian Mark Webber has become the second driver in 2012 to win two races in F1 after taking victory at the 2012 British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone. Webber beat home the only other...

Maria de Villota (Marussia F1 test driver) involved in life threatening crash

Jul 03, 2012

Marussia F1 team test driver Maria de Villota has had a horrible crash after high-speed testing at Duxford airfield in the UK. The Spanish driver hit the back of a team transporter truck when driving...

‘Webber and I aren’t best friends’ – Sebastian Vettel

Jul 02, 2012

Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel admits that he and teammate Mark Webber aren’t best buddies away from racing, but the German says he’d be happy for the Aussie to continue with Red Bull Racing...

Fernando Alonso wins 2012 European F1 Grand Prix in thrilling race

Jun 25, 2012

Spaniard Fernando Alonso has had plenty of memorable victories in his career, but few will match the efforts of his 29th career victory in front of his home crowd in Valencia for the 2012 European...

Sebastian Vettel takes pole at 2012 European F1 Grand Prix

Jun 23, 2012

As his world champion teammate Sebastian Vettel will start on pole, Aussie Mark Webber will have to make his way from 19th position after suffering car and traffic problems in qualifying for the 2012 European...

Sebastian Vettel tops Friday practice at 2012 European F1 Grand Prix

Jun 23, 2012

Reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel has topped Friday practice for the 2012 F1 European Grand Prix in Valencia, Spain. The Red Bull Racing driver posted a 1:39.334 early in the session and it was never...

Aussie Daniel Ricciardo desperate for F1 championship points

Jun 22, 2012

Australian Toro Rosso driver Daniel Ricciardo is keen to get some solid results as he nears the one year mark since his Formula One racing career started. Ricciardo debuted for Hispania Racing at the 2011...

Mark Webber denies speaking to Ferrari about replacing Massa in 2013

Jun 20, 2012

Australian Formula One driver Mark Webber says he has had no discussions with opposing F1 team Ferrari after rumours continue that he will replace struggling driver Felipe Massa at the Italian juggernaut in 2013. While...

Lewis Hamilton wins 2012 Canadian Grand Prix, Webber has engine problems

Jun 11, 2012

Lewis Hamilton has won the 2012 Canadian Formula One Grand Prix after a strategic battle with some of the championship top-runners. The McLaren driver passed Fernando Alonso – who was on a one-stop strategy –...