F1 drivers (past) articles on F1 Fanatic archive

“Encouraging signs” from Schumacher – manager 12th March 2014, 7:59

Michael Schumacher’s spokesperson Sabine Kehm says there are “small, encouraging signs” he is beginning to emerge from the coma he has been in for over 14 weeks.

DRS critics are “wrong” – Fittipaldi 11th March 2014, 20:17

Emerson Fittipaldi believes the Drag Reduction System introduced to Formula One three years ago has been a positive development for the sport.

Hulkenberg hoping for ‘first racing lap’ in Melbourne 7th March 2014, 10:07

Nico Hulkenberg is hoping he finally gets to complete a racing lap in the Australian Grand Prix following his misfortune in previous races at the Melbourne track.

The remarkable tale of F1′s only race-winning woman 26th February 2014, 13:42

Desire Wilson is the only woman to have won a race for F1 cars. But her progress was dogged by politics and the hostility of some of her male rivals.

Last woman F1 racer tips De Silvestro to shine

The last woman to start a Formula One race believes Simona de Silvestro has the best chance to succeed in F1 out of the new generation of female talent.

Villeneuve tests rallycross car ahead of debut 24th February 2014, 13:14

Jacques Villeneuve tested the Peugeot 208 he will race in this year’s FIA World Rallycross championship at Lydden Hill on Saturday.

Rosberg quickest as Raikkonen crashes in Bahrain 22nd February 2014, 14:07

Nico Rosberg underlined Mercedes’ growing status as pre-season favourites by putting the W05 on top of the times sheets again on the final day of the second test in Bahrain.

Villeneuve lambasts “fake, artificial” modern F1 13th February 2014, 20:28

The 1997 Formula One world champion Jacques Villeneuve has criticised the direction the sport has taken in recent years, saying it has become too artificial.

Ferrari retains three test drivers 4th February 2014, 15:27

Ferrari will continue to use three test drivers during the 2014 F1 season.

Renault expected struggle before test – Kobayashi 3rd February 2014, 12:29

Kamui Kobayashi says Renault’s struggles in the first test of the season at Jerez did not come as a complete surprise to their engineers.