Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


FORMULA ONE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Comedian attempts to interview F1's Hamilton during flying lap

British comedian James Corden sits down with 2008 Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton and attempts to ask him as many questions as possible during a full speed lap at Rockingham Motor Speedway in England.
Via Fox Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is 17-years-old too young for F1?

Is seventeen to young to be in Formula 1? That’s how old Max Verstappen will be when he climbs into his Scuderia Toro Rosso machine in the 2015 season. As we mentioned last week, Verstappen joined the Red Bull Junior program and now has been announced as Toro Rosso’s new driver for 2015. This means that Jean-Eric Vergne will be on his way out of the team at the end of this season...
Via Formula 1 Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nicolas Hamilton aims to be first disabled driver in BTCC

Nicolas Hamilton, half-brother of 2008 Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton, is aiming for a ride in the British Touring Car Championship in 2015. Affected with Cerebral Palsy, he would be the first disabled driver to compete in the series. Nicolas Hamilton began racing in the Renault Clio Cup in 2011 and moved over to the European Touring Car Cup in 2013, but has been out of...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jo Schlesser Ferrari makes history at $38 million

Ferrari may hold a lot of records but they just broke another one this week with the most expensive car ever auctioned selling at USD $38,115,000. The history of this car is what makes it such a gem in that it was originally built—only 39 of the GTO made—and delivered to Jo Schlesser. The French driver would eventually become a Formula 1 driver and tragically die at the 1968...
Via Formula 1 Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

German court: Ecclestone has made $100m payment

MUNICH (AP) A German court says Bernie Ecclestone has made the $100 payment he agreed to last week, meaning the bribery case against the Formula One boss is formally closed. The Munich state court on Aug. 5 approved an agreement between Ecclestone's lawyers and prosecutors to end the trial. It gave the 83-year-old Englishman a week to pay the money - $99 million of which goes...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Verstappen joins Red Bull Racing

We spoke about the upcoming star that could be Max Verstappen. The son of former F1 driver Jos Verstappen has now been signed to the Red Bull junior team with immediate effect: “We are very pleased to announce that Max Verstappen has accepted our invitation to join the Red Bull Junior Team,” said a statement from Red Bull. “This is effective immediately and the 16-year...
Via Formula 1 Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Piquet Set For Sprint Cup Debut

Though it was been almost nine months since Nelson Piquet, Jr. has been behind the wheel of a NASCAR stock car, he will be ready to go this weekend at Watkins Glen International as he prepares to make his Sprint Cup debut. He will drive the #77 WORX Yard Tools[...]
Via Start 'N' Park Blog
12 days ago  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Rahal Looking To Join Prototype Ranks In 2015

MISHAWAKA, Ind. — Challenging for GT Le Mans wins in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship with a BMW Z4 GTE apparently is not enough to satisfy the desire of former driver Bobby Rahal. The desire to go after overall triumphs in the biggest jewels of the sport Daytona, Sebring, and Le Mans is as of yet uncharted territory for the Ohio-based racing aficionado. That could change...
Via Sicknissified
14 days ago  |  Discuss

NSCS: Nelson Piquet Jr. to Make Debut at Watkins Glen

JOPLIN, Mo. — Randy Humphrey Racing will return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this weekend at Watkins Glen International after being sidelined for most of the summer. The racing team announced that Nelson Piquet Jr. will take over the car on Sunday for his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut. Piquet is a former driver for Turner Scott Motorsports and has made numerous starts in...
Via Sicknissified
14 days ago  |  Discuss

F1 supremo Ecclestone pays $100 million to end bribery case

Bernie Ecclestone is free to concentrate on running Formula One after a German court dropped a bribery case against him Tuesday in exchange for a $100 million payment.
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Nico Rosberg Dominates the German Grand Prix

The weekend started with Nico Rosberg winning the pole after he watched his teammate Lewis Hamilton have issues during qualifying that pushed him toward the back of the starting grid. Sunday came and the championship points leader dominated the German Grand Prix in his native land to increase his lead midway into the Formula-1 season. The pole position Nico Rosberg earned was his...
Via 110 Nation Sports
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Austrian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg fought the bull

“Bullfight critics ranked in rows Crowd the enormous Plaza full; But he’s the only one who knows— And he’s the man who fights the bull.”  - Domingo Ortega The man who fights the bull Rosberg wins at Red Bull Ring Nico Rosberg came in to the Austrian Grand Prix at the top of the F1 drivers champions standings.   He had performed well in the preseason testing and then...
Via isportsweb.com
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

In Memory of Sir Jack Brabham

(Posted by NicoRosbergFan) Jack Brabham passed away this morning at the age of 88. He was one of the legends of the 1960s, and his 3 titles at the time of his retirement was good for second best all-time. His 14 wins is also equally impressive given that he raced in the same era as Moss, G. Hill, Clark, Surtees, Hulme, Stewart, and Rindt. No one knew how to put together a season...
Via Racing-reference
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Schumacher shows 'moments of consciousness'

In what has to be the first positive news for fans and family of Michael Schumacher in a long time, the Formula 1 racing champion is showing "moments of consciousness and awakening."After more than three months in a coma, the seven-time champion is "making progress," said Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm.Schumacher has opened his eyes and has had interaction...
Via The Other Paper
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Neurologist warns Schumacher could have different personality

Michael Schumacher is no longer listed in "critical condition" but the Formula One racer "will not be Schumacher" if he wakes up from his coma, a leading neurosurgeon has claimed. Like an episode of The Twilight Zone, Dr. Richard Greenwood, a consultant neurologist at London’s Homerton Hospital, said the international racing legend will be a "regular...
Via The Other Paper
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

F1 legend Michel Schumacher suffers head injury while skiing

Seven-time world Formula 1 racing champion Michael Schumacher suffered “severe head trauma” while skiing in Meribel in the French Alps, according to CNN affiliate BFM-TV. The director of the ski resort said Schumacher was wearing a helmet when he fell and hit his head on a rock.
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Formula One News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Mo'Ne Davis makes cover of SI

Ditka's misguided Redskins remarks

Marbury to star in play about Marbury

Breakout college players for 2014

Best and worst of Monday Night Raw

Best MLB at-bat walk-up songs

Braxton Miller out for the season

David Wilson to train for 2016 Olympics

Team unveils plaid football helmets

How Mo’Ne Davis got started in baseball

Jones' son 'snatched' Manziel card away on draft day

Greatest moments lost in '94 MLB strike

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.