F1 http://www.racer.com/f1 Fri, 01 Jul 2016 22:35:28 -0700 en-gb F1: Hamilton 'way off the pace' in Austria http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131523-hamilton-way-off-the-pace-in-austria http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131523-hamilton-way-off-the-pace-in-austria F1: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton described his performance in Austrian Grand Prix Formula 1 practice as "way off the pace" at the Red Bull Ring. While the reigning world champion ended practice two just 0.019s slower ...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:00:11 -0700
F1: Grosjean hits out at Hamilton's driving http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131520-grosjean-hits-out-at-hamilton-s-driving http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131520-grosjean-hits-out-at-hamilton-s-driving F1: Grosjean hits out at Hamilton

Romain Grosjean believes Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton's on-track behavior during Friday practice for the Austrian Grand Prix was highly questionable. The duo were involved in an incident i...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:30:15 -0700
F1: Drivers don't back Verstappen curb criticism http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131519-drivers-don-t-back-verstappen-kerb-criticism http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131519-drivers-don-t-back-verstappen-kerb-criticism F1: Drivers don

Other Formula 1 drivers disagreed with Max Verstappen's criticisms of the raised curbs at the Red Bull Ring that twice damaged his car in free practice. The teenager lost his front wing endplate afte...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:30:14 -0700
F1: Vettel explains 'surprise' spin in practice http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131518-vettel-explains-surprise-spin-in-practice http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131518-vettel-explains-surprise-spin-in-practice F1: Vettel explains

Sebastian Vettel says he was caught out by an issue with his Ferrari's brake bias in his late spin during Austrian Grand Prix practice. The four-time Formula 1 world champion lost the rear of his Fer...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:00:14 -0700
F1: Rosberg fastest as rain interrupts Austria FP2 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131513-rosberg-fastest-as-rain-interrupts-fp2 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131513-rosberg-fastest-as-rain-interrupts-fp2 F1: Rosberg fastest as rain interrupts Austria FP2

Nico Rosberg edged out Mercedes team-mate and Formula 1 title rival Lewis Hamilton to lead a storm-hit, second Austrian Grand Prix practice session. The championship leader finished six tenths off hi...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:30:14 -0700
F1: FIA closes tire pressure loopholes http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131504-fia-closes-f1-tyre-pressure-loopholes http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131504-fia-closes-f1-tyre-pressure-loopholes F1: FIA closes tire pressure loopholes

The FIA has issued its latest clampdown on the potential manipulation of Formula 1 tire pressures by some teams ahead of this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix. Teams have been employing a variety of met...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:30:19 -0700
F1: Vettel gets five-place grid penalty http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131506-vettel-gets-five-place-grid-penalty_131506 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131506-vettel-gets-five-place-grid-penalty_131506 F1: Vettel gets five-place grid penalty

Sebastian Vettel will be given a five-place grid penalty for this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix after the Ferrari Formula 1 team opted to change his gearbox. Vettel did not encounter any problems wit...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:00:13 -0700
F1: Old Osterreichring loop could return for 2017 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131509-old-osterreichring-loop-could-return-for-2017 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131509-old-osterreichring-loop-could-return-for-2017 F1: Old Osterreichring loop could return for 2017

The re-opening of the western section of the old Osterreichring is under review, and could be in place for next year's Formula 1 grand prix at the Red Bull Ring. The original Osterreichring was built...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:00:29 -0700
F1: Super-soft compound to make Monza debut http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131511-super-soft-compound-to-make-monza-debut http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131511-super-soft-compound-to-make-monza-debut F1: Super-soft compound to make Monza debut

Pirelli's super-soft Formula 1 tires will be used at Monza for the first time in September's Italian Grand Prix. The tire supplier has chosen the super-soft, soft and medium compounds for the race, t...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 09:30:14 -0700
F1: Rosberg leads Hamilton in Austria FP1 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131505-rosberg-leads-hamilton-in-first-practice http://www.racer.com/f1/item/131505-rosberg-leads-hamilton-in-first-practice F1: Rosberg leads Hamilton in Austria FP1

Nico Rosberg beat Mercedes teammate and Formula 1 title rival Lewis Hamilton to the fastest time in first practice for the Austrian Grand Prix. The German clocked a 1m07.373s on the ultra-soft tires ...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:30:28 -0700