SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Rome will host the inaugural edition of a multidisciplinary motorsport event in November, with drivers competing for their country rather than individual...
ZANDVOORT, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch Grand Prix will return to the Formula One calendar next year for the first time since 1985.
The Zandvoort track on the Dutch coast, which hosted 30 F1...
‘Grid kids’ replace ‘grid girls’ in Formula 1
PARIS (AP) — "Grid kids" are replacing "grid girls" in Formula One as the motorsport series makes changes ahead of the new season.
F1 says youngsters from motorsport clubs, who are already competing in karting, will stand alongside drivers on the grid before races this season.
Formula E secures $100 million-plus title sponsorship
LONDON (AP) — Formula E signed a title sponsorship worth more than $100 million with Swiss technology company ABB on Tuesday.
The seven-year contract through 2025 for the electric-powered motorsport series was announced in London.
The ABB sponsorship "is a strong sign and proof of the attractiveness of this championship, which is still in its infancy," Jean Todt, president of motorsport governing body FIA, said.
Todt re-elected unopposed as FIA president
PARIS (AP) — Jean Todt has been re-elected unopposed for a third term as FIA president.
FIA says in a statement on Friday that the 71-year-old Frenchman was handed a third and final four-year term in office by a unanimous show of hands during its general assembly.
Todt won his first term in 2009 when he defeated Ari Vatanen after getting backing from outgoing president Max Mosley and Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone.
F1 set for louder and more affordable engines in 2021
PARIS (AP) — Formula One's engines in 2021 will be noisier and higher-revving. They will also be more affordable.
The new engine regulations set to come into place in four years could shape the future of the sport.
Representatives from governing body FIA and commercial rights holder F1 met in Paris on Tuesday to present a roadmap for future engines. FIA president Jean Todt attended, along with F1 manufacturer representatives.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Overtaking looks far away but Formula E is gradually entering the slipstream of its older and faster rival Formula 1 after getting a major boost from Mercedes and Porsche.
PARIS (AP) — Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel escaped punishment from Formula One's governing body on Monday after deliberately colliding with Lewis Hamilton at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix last month.
The FIA met with Vettel and Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene at its headquarters in Paris, and president Jean Todt said the issue should be closed.
But he warned against "any repetition of such behavior," FIA said in a statement.
PARIS (AP) — Jean Todt will stand for a third term as president of motor sport's governing body this year.
Todt took up the position in 2009 when he replaced the outgoing Max Mosley and was re-elected on a four-year term in December 2013.
F1: frontal cockpit protection to come in 2018
HOCKENHEIM, Germany (AP) — Frontal cockpit protection will not be introduced for Formula One cars before the 2018 season, to allow for more testing, the governing body of world motor sports said Thursday.
The F1 Strategy Group that includes Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone, six leading teams and FIA President Jean Todt agreed on the move after a meeting in Geneva. Drivers, who spoke strongly in favor of the "Halo" system, were hoping it would come into force next...