ABU DHABI - "I gave it my best shot, but we always knew Abu Dhabi was likely to be a tough one. Of course you hope to be proved wrong, but today did show the limits of the package we have at our disposal."
Sunday, 13 December 2020 16:42 Published in Driver and Team Releases
Villeneuve – 48 interviews sheds new light on the Formula 1 legend through 48 illuminating interviews with his contemporaries and a stunning array of action and behind-the-scenes photographs, many previously unseen. Gilles Villeneuve, Formula 1’s last cavalier, lives on in the memories of his fans - his heritage all the more colourful thanks to Károly Méhes’ vivid tribute.
Thursday, 25 October 2018 13:30 Published in Press Releases
(MAY 1, 2018)- Nicholas Latifi will make his first appearance as Sahara Force India Formula One team's Reserve and Test Driver on 15 and 16 May, driving this season's VJM11 car at the Barcelona test following the Spanish Grand Prix.
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 09:15 Published in Driver and Team Releases
For a brief moment in the early 1980s, Tommy Byrne was arguably the world’s greatest driver – the motor racing equivalent of George Best and Muhammad Ali rolled into one. His rise was meteoric and his fall spectacular. Crash and Burn is his story – how he became motor racing’s bad boy, who rose from humble beginnings in Dundalk, Ireland to be one of the hottest prospects of early 1980s Formula 1, mentioned in the same breath as Ayrton Senna, and how it all went wrong.
Friday, 24 March 2017 16:34 Published in Breaking News
At the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on February 15, 2017, with a roster of special guests headlined by Canadian Formula 1 1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve, the Toronto Star’s Norris McDonald hosted a sneak preview of the 50 Years of Grand Prix Racing in Canada special exhibit that will be on display throughout the Canadian International AutoShow on February 15-26.
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 17:43 Published in Press Releases
”We arrived in Paris first, only changing two wheels,” went a telegram sent from the French capital in August 1907 by Prince Scipione Borghese, who won the Peking to Paris race at the wheel of a Pirelli-equipped Itala with a huge advantage over his rivals. For that time, on those roads, it was an exceptional result achieved after 16,000 gruelling kilometres that punished drivers, cars and tires. It was also an adventure that brought the public’s attention to the performance and safety of a product that would soon become recognised by the famous Pirelli logo that is now a well-known sight all over the world.
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 16:53 Published in Industry News & Products
Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport is pleased to announce a new Team Supplier agreement with OMP Racing ahead of the 2017 Formula 1 season. Starting with the 2017 season, OMP, a world leading Italian company in the design and production of motorsport safety equipment, will provide Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas with their new generation safety harnesses for the team’s Silver Arrows race cars.
Friday, 27 January 2017 10:20 Published in Industry News & Products
@nissancanada • @micracup • @infiniticanada • MISSISSAUGA, ON – The Canadian motorsport community is celebrating this week as it gears up for its biggest event of the year, the Grand Prix du Canada 2015, held on the circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in Montréal, June 5-7.
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 10:21 Published in Press Releases