Caterham’s Formula 1 future has been plunged into fresh uncertainty with the team’s new management threatening to pull the plug on their involvement after claiming Tony Fernandes still hasn’t transferred his shares to them.
Ferrari boss Marco Mattiacci has argued that F1’s struggling smaller teams would also benefit from a relaxation of the sport’s in-season engine development rules, as the non-Mercedes runners continue to push for an ‘unfreeze’ for 2015.
Caterham team boss Manfredo Ravetto has said he “cannot understand” Kamui Kobayashi’s comments implying that nothing was wrong with his car after retiring in the Russian GP and insisted the team stopped his CT05 purely on safety grounds.
Jules Bianchi’s father has spoken of his family’s anguish as their son continues to fight for his life in hospital, saying that while the situation remains “desperate” the young Frenchman “will not give up”.
Jules Bianchi’s father has spoken of his family’s anguish as their son continues to fight for his life in intensive care in hospital, saying that while the situation remains “desperate” the young Frenchman “will not give up”.
Toto Wolff insists high-flying Lewis Hamilton will not find himself under threat for his race seat at Mercedes for 2016 as the team wait to commence contract renewal talks with the Briton on the conclusion of the Drivers’ Championship fight.
Mercedes chief Niki Lauda has made clear that the team will still expect Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to race cleanly and fairly with each other in the closing stages of their personal title fight despite the team having now clinched the Constructors’ Championship.
Lewis Hamilton took another step closer to his second world championship by claiming a fourth consecutive victory in F1’s inaugural Russian GP, but Nico Rosberg limited the damage to his own title chances after a spectacular first-lap lockout by recovering from last to second place.