Monthly archives: May, 2016

Lauda shoots down Rosberg-to-Ferrari F1 rumor

Niki Lauda has played down rumors Nico Rosberg might switch to Ferrari for 2017. After the Spanish Grand Prix, the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera claimed Rosberg was “flirting with Ferrari” as his current Mercedes contract expires. “As long as he is not flirting with me,” Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, who has made clear he would…

Ricciardo impressed by F1 engine upgrade

Daniel Ricciardo has given a thumbs-up to Renault’s upgraded engine and hopes to get it in his car for next week’s Monaco Grand Prix. The Australian Formula One driver tested the new power unit for the first time in Barcelona on Monday, completing 89 laps and finishing sixth on day one of the in-season test….

Dixon fastest as issues hamper Brabham Indy debut

Scott Dixon has blasted to the fastest time after the opening two practice sessions for the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis as Matt Brabham struck early mechanical issues. Dixon completed the second session by surging to the top in the closing minutes with a 1:09.82s effort. Brabham’s maiden competitive IndyCar Series session struck early…