MotoGP Qualifying was insanely exciting

Brief summary: Marquez takes provisional pole position before all riders return to the pits. As soon as round 2 starts, Cal Crutchlow on a privateer bike beats him narrowly, then Rossi and Lorenzo and Dovizioso go faster. Everyone is waiting for Marquez' time, and just as he enters the front straight for his first… » 4/11/15 5:07pm 4/11/15 5:07pm

Mustang Hype in Europe is real

AMS had a look at some statistics of the newly launched European Ford Mustang configurator. The car will be available for the first time in Europe, and since Ford introduced the build-your-own tool on their website, 500.000 people clicked through it. » 3/16/15 11:35am 3/16/15 11:35am

Melbourne GP: Your Pre-Race Briefing

After months of build up, the F1 excitement reaches its high right before the start of the first race of the season. All information regarding free practices and qualifying can be found here, plus everything else you need to know so you can watch the big race like the informed gentleman (or woman) you are. » 3/14/15 11:34am 3/14/15 11:34am

F1 2015: Post-Testing Power Ranking

We covered 12 test days over here on Formula Freak. At first, making an educated guess was hopeless - there just was no reference point. And while we don't know the exact amount of fuel the cars are carrying, in some instances such as the race simulations from Barcelona we can get a more or less spot-on idea. So let's… » 3/12/15 11:00pm 3/12/15 11:00pm

Van der Garde won trial, gets Sauber into uncomfortable position

Scuderia Ferrari has a boatload of drivers: Seb and Kimi plus development/test drivers like Marc Gene (also Nissan LMP1), Jean-Eric Vergne, Raffaele Marciello and Esteban Gutierez. Sauber signed four drivers last year, but ignored that they only have two cars. Now Guido Van der Garde sued Sauber for alleged breaking… » 3/11/15 1:50pm 3/11/15 1:50pm

Lotus, Sauber and Force India receive crucial advanced payments

Formula 1 consists of two classes: the spending-happy, slightly arrogant top teams who are willing to invest more than 300 Million dollars and the small teams, scrambling together a small budget and trying to stay in business. Due to rising costs, the latter found themselves in a precarious situation: they needed a… » 3/02/15 1:10pm 3/02/15 1:10pm