2016 F1 season articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Who will be eligible to race in Formula One next year? 6th January 2015, 16:43

The FIA has introduced a new points system to decide which drivers can race in F1. Here’s who will be eligible to race in grands prix in 2016.

New superlicence rules would have barred ten drivers in last five years

FIA’s new rules for granting superlicences to Formula One drivers would have prevented Daniel Ricciardo, Jean-Eric Vergne and eight others from making their F1 debuts.

FIA confirms new 2016 F1 superlicence points system

The FIA has confirmed the details of its new Formula One superlicence points system.

FIA to block future Verstappens with new F1 age limit 3rd December 2014, 17:33

Max Verstappen’s Formula One debut at the age of 17 next year is set to be a one-off after the FIA added new limits to the awarding of a super licence.

Ferrari confirm Alonso will leave at end of season 20th November 2014, 9:51

Ferrari have confirmed Fernando Alonso’s contract with the team has been cut short by two years and he will leave them at the end of the season.

Haas intends to avoid Caterham “mistakes” 23rd October 2014, 9:37

Gene Haas believes his Formula One team can avoid the “mistakes” made by the likes of Caterham and HRT when it joins the grid in 2016.

New Tilke images reveal Baku track’s narrow corners 14th October 2014, 9:35

New images from F1 circuit architects Tilke reveal more details of the street track in Baku, Azerbaijan which will host the 2016 European Grand Prix.

Azerbaijan street circuit layout for 2016 European Grand Prix revealed 7th October 2014, 22:12

The street circuit which will host Azerbaijan’s first F1 race in the 2016 season has been revealed. It will have the title of European Grand Prix.

Haas deal to use Ferrari engines confirmed 3rd September 2014, 16:05

The new Haas team will use Ferrari engines when it enters Formula One in 2016.

Haas alters F1 team name 2nd September 2014, 16:57

The new Formula One team due to enter the sport in 2016 will be officially known as Haas F1 Team instead of Haas Formula.