Advertisement
Dublin: 11 °C Monday 27 September, 2021

#Formula One

Nico Rosberg sensationally retires just days after winning the F1 World Championship
# No Vroom At The Top
From The42
# No Vroom At The Top

Nico Rosberg sensationally retires just days after winning the F1 World Championship

Dec 2nd 2016, 1:59 PM 28,593 Views 56 Comments

The German has quit while he’s ahead.

'I don't think I did anything dangerous' - Hamilton on Mercedes 'headmaster' summons
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'I don't think I did anything dangerous' - Hamilton on Mercedes 'headmaster' summons

Nov 27th 2016, 5:33 PM 12,027 Views 8 Comments

The defending three-time world champion won, but his Mercedes team-mate Rosberg finished second to claim the championship.

'I ended up taking enough drugs to kill a Buffalo' - Trailer on 'F1's George Best' released
# Crash And Byrne
From The42
# Crash And Byrne

'I ended up taking enough drugs to kill a Buffalo' - Trailer on 'F1's George Best' released

Nov 4th 2016, 3:03 PM 7,107 Views 4 Comments

Dundalk man Tommy Byrne’s could have been a legend of motor racing.

Rosberg pips Hamilton to pole position at Japanese Grand Prix
# Formula One
From The42
# Formula One

Rosberg pips Hamilton to pole position at Japanese Grand Prix

Oct 8th 2016, 9:35 AM 2,373 Views 4 Comments

For the third year in a row, the Mercedes driver has secured top spot ahead of his team-mate at Suzuka.

Formula One: Ricciardo wins drama-filled Malaysian GP
# F1
From The42
# F1

Formula One: Ricciardo wins drama-filled Malaysian GP

Oct 2nd 2016, 10:04 AM 4,918 Views 4 Comments

Lewis Hamilton’s hopes went up in smoke.

Hamilton scorches to record Malaysia Grand Prix pole
# Catch Me If You Can
From The42
# Catch Me If You Can

Hamilton scorches to record Malaysia Grand Prix pole

Oct 1st 2016, 3:35 PM 2,038 Views 0 Comments

Mercedes rival and championship leader Nico Rosberg is in second.

'There's a giant lizard on the track! I am not joking'
# Unexpected Visitor
From The42
# Unexpected Visitor

'There's a giant lizard on the track! I am not joking'

Sep 17th 2016, 3:26 PM 38,143 Views 23 Comments

Max Verstappen was left startled during an eventful final practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix.

F1 to be sold next week - reports
# Quick Deal
From The42
# Quick Deal

F1 to be sold next week - reports

Sep 4th 2016, 12:46 PM 8,609 Views 2 Comments

Liberty Media will reportedly make the first of two payments on Tuesday in a deal valued at 8.5 billion dollars.

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law 'kidnapped and held for €33 million'
# Snatched
From TheJournal.ie
# Snatched

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law 'kidnapped and held for €33 million'

Jul 26th 2016, 9:28 PM 55,991 Views 61 Comments

Local reports say that the woman was snatched from her home in Sao Paulo.

Hamilton wins after last lap Rosberg crash in Austria
# F1
From The42
# F1

Hamilton wins after last lap Rosberg crash in Austria

Jul 3rd 2016, 3:11 PM 7,016 Views 8 Comments

Rosberg forced Hamilton off the track, but the Briton rejoined, the pair touching briefly again, and pulled clear to win.

'Better than Senna' - Tommy Byrne was the greatest racing driver you've probably never heard of
# Crash And Byrne
From The42
# Crash And Byrne

'Better than Senna' - Tommy Byrne was the greatest racing driver you've probably never heard of

Jun 6th 2016, 9:30 PM 55,783 Views 23 Comments

The life story of the enigmatic Irishman has been turned into a documentary.

Lewis Hamilton secures first win of the season at the ninth time of asking in dramatic Monaco GP
# F1
From The42
# F1

Lewis Hamilton secures first win of the season at the ninth time of asking in dramatic Monaco GP

May 29th 2016, 4:07 PM 5,513 Views 5 Comments

The world champion capitalised on Daniel Ricciardo’s travails.

5 things to watch at the Chinese F1 Grand Prix
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

5 things to watch at the Chinese F1 Grand Prix

Apr 13th 2016, 8:39 AM 3,254 Views 5 Comments

The race in Shanghai takes place this weekend.

Latest news on Michael Schumacher is "not good" - former Ferrari boss
# Schumi
From TheJournal.ie
# Schumi

Latest news on Michael Schumacher is "not good" - former Ferrari boss

Feb 4th 2016, 10:19 PM 70,688 Views 50 Comments

“I get news about him constantly, and unfortunately it’s not good.”

An 18-year-old F1 driver drove his €2.7 million race car down a ski slope
# Snow Joke
From The42
# Snow Joke

An 18-year-old F1 driver drove his €2.7 million race car down a ski slope

Jan 15th 2016, 6:26 PM 16,068 Views 9 Comments

Max Verstappen’s latest stunt puts the ice around Ireland into perspective.

F1 driver Jenson Button 'gassed by burglars' at holiday home
# French Riviera
From TheJournal.ie
# French Riviera

F1 driver Jenson Button 'gassed by burglars' at holiday home

Aug 7th 2015, 8:24 AM 18,460 Views 16 Comments

The thieves made off with his wife’s engagement ring.

Romain Grosjean may need to retake his theory test after making a balls of this pit stop
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

Romain Grosjean may need to retake his theory test after making a balls of this pit stop

May 11th 2015, 5:59 PM 5,862 Views 3 Comments

At least one member of his pit crew will certainly remember the Spanish Grand Prix.

Roland Ratzenberger: the tragedy Formula 1 forgot, after Senna
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

Roland Ratzenberger: the tragedy Formula 1 forgot, after Senna

Apr 30th 2015, 3:22 PM 52,706 Views 52 Comments

The Austrian died less than 24 hours before the Brazilian legend on the same track in Imola.

Did Alonso really wake up from crash believing it was 1995? Here's what he has to say
# Clarity
From The42
# Clarity

Did Alonso really wake up from crash believing it was 1995? Here's what he has to say

Mar 26th 2015, 11:18 AM 5,716 Views 1 Comment

The two-time world champion said a freak steering lock-up caused the incident.

The science behind Fernando Alonso forgetting 20 years of his life after a crash
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

The science behind Fernando Alonso forgetting 20 years of his life after a crash

Mar 22nd 2015, 9:14 AM 10,813 Views 6 Comments

The F1 driver thought he was a teenage kart driver.

20 Red Bull trophies stolen in late night robbery discovered in a lake
# Recovered
From The42
# Recovered

20 Red Bull trophies stolen in late night robbery discovered in a lake

Dec 16th 2014, 8:31 PM 3,232 Views 5 Comments

Police discovered the silverware, taken from the Formula One team’s premises, just south of Milton Keynes after they were spotted by a member of the public.

World Champion Sebastian Vettel to leave Red Bull
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

World Champion Sebastian Vettel to leave Red Bull

Oct 4th 2014, 9:37 AM 3,931 Views 7 Comments

Ferrari are favourites to sign the German.

Michael Schumacher leaves Swiss hospital to move home and continue rehab
# Progress
From The42
# Progress

Michael Schumacher leaves Swiss hospital to move home and continue rehab

Sep 9th 2014, 2:34 PM 25,569 Views 37 Comments

The former Formula One champion still has ‘a long and difficult road ahead’, according to a statement released this afternoon.

Not old enough for an Irish driving licence, this 16-year old will be in F1 next year
# Youth Policy
From The42
# Youth Policy

Not old enough for an Irish driving licence, this 16-year old will be in F1 next year

Aug 19th 2014, 12:35 PM 7,589 Views 8 Comments

Max Verstappen is the son for former F1 driver Jos.

Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
From TheJournal.ie
# Prime Numbers

Guinness, Facebook, and drink driving: The week in numbers

Aug 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,788 Views 3 Comments

Plus: How many flights went in and out of Ireland’s airports last year?

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery
# F1
From The42
# F1

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery

Aug 5th 2014, 1:40 PM 14,403 Views 44 Comments

The Formula One boss appeared in a Munich court today.

Formula One drivers do insanely specific exercises to stay on track
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Formula One drivers do insanely specific exercises to stay on track

Jul 28th 2014, 6:30 AM 6,672 Views 1 Comment

It’s not just putting the foot to the floor, you know.

Massa walked away after this spectacular crash turned his F1 car upside down
# Flipping Hell
From The42
# Flipping Hell

Massa walked away after this spectacular crash turned his F1 car upside down

Jul 20th 2014, 4:22 PM 5,024 Views 2 Comments

This crash is downright scary no matter what angle you watch it from.

Susie Wolff becomes first woman in F1 for 22 years
# Historic
From The42
# Historic

Susie Wolff becomes first woman in F1 for 22 years

Jul 4th 2014, 1:36 PM 5,788 Views 8 Comments

The Williams driver’s debut ended disappointingly, however, as she suffered engine failure while team-mate Felippe Massa crashed.

'He believed he had a God-given right to win': Check out this fantastic film on Senna
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

'He believed he had a God-given right to win': Check out this fantastic film on Senna

May 1st 2014, 8:30 PM 4,569 Views 1 Comment

On the annniversary of the late Formula One star’s death, this film looks back on his incredible career.

23 pics revisiting the life and tragic death of legendary Formula One driver Ayrton Senna
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

23 pics revisiting the life and tragic death of legendary Formula One driver Ayrton Senna

May 1st 2014, 6:44 PM 6,852 Views 5 Comments

The Brazilian passed away on this day 20 years ago.

20 years on, memorial held in Imola for Senna and Ratzenberger
# Senna
From The42
# Senna

20 years on, memorial held in Imola for Senna and Ratzenberger

Apr 30th 2014, 9:24 PM 3,348 Views 1 Comment

Racing fans are remembering the two drivers who died tragically two decades ago.

Corinthians players will wear helmets to mark Ayrton Senna's 20th anniversary tonight
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

Corinthians players will wear helmets to mark Ayrton Senna's 20th anniversary tonight

Apr 30th 2014, 4:07 PM 5,993 Views 4 Comments

The Brazilian club are remembering their compatriot at this evening’s game.

Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix twice after chequered flag mix-up
# You Had One Job
From The42
# You Had One Job

Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix twice after chequered flag mix-up

Apr 20th 2014, 3:11 PM 5,111 Views 9 Comments

A mistake by a steward means the race officially ended two laps earlier than planned.

Sebastian Vettel thinks Formula One is 'shit' since the introduction of new engines
# Loud Noises
From The42
# Loud Noises

Sebastian Vettel thinks Formula One is 'shit' since the introduction of new engines

Mar 27th 2014, 4:45 PM 6,035 Views 13 Comments

‘It’s quieter than in a bar’ says the four-time world champion.

Schumacher showing 'small, encouraging signs' of improvement
# Update
From The42
# Update

Schumacher showing 'small, encouraging signs' of improvement

Mar 12th 2014, 9:16 AM 14,327 Views 31 Comments

In a statement released this morning, the family of the former Formula One driver say they are ‘confident he will pull through’.

Family 'strongly believe' in Schumacher recovery
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Family 'strongly believe' in Schumacher recovery

Feb 13th 2014, 5:02 PM 3,167 Views 3 Comments

The statement came a day after a German newspaper reported that the former F1 driver had contracted a lung infection.

Process to wake up Michael Schumacher 'may take a long time'
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Process to wake up Michael Schumacher 'may take a long time'

Jan 30th 2014, 11:57 AM 14,760 Views 19 Comments

The Formula One legend has been in an induced coma for over a month.

Schumacher's skis not the cause of his accident, say investigators
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Schumacher's skis not the cause of his accident, say investigators

Jan 8th 2014, 11:02 AM 1,993 Views 0 Comments

A video removed from the German’s helmet has been studied.

Witness may have inadvertently recorded Schumacher accident
# Update
From The42
# Update

Witness may have inadvertently recorded Schumacher accident

Jan 5th 2014, 11:01 AM 7,353 Views 2 Comments

The German remains in a critical condition a week after his accident.