Formula 1 news - 1 Apr 2011

30 April 2011

Bahrain organisers positive over ‘national situation’
Force India begins ‘1 From a Billion’ programme
Pérez: The season starts now
Istanbul Memories: Lap with Fisichella, 2005

29 April 2011

KERS a major benefit in Turkey, says Hamilton
Renault car kind on tyres, Allison explains
Mercedes drivers hopeful of Istanbul improvement
Vettel: Red Bull pushing hard to maintain pace
Indian battery company joins Hispania
Heidfeld ‘not a fan’ of new DRS
Bromley becomes US GP safety expert
Jake Humphrey presenting Royal Wedding

28 April 2011

Ecclestone not giving up on Bahrain GP
‘Qualifying can improve with bodywork changes’
Pay-per-view F1 a crying shame, says Blundell
Button: My career will end with McLaren
Rosberg to serve as DTM chauffeur
McLaren’s Lowe: Hardest winter for 20 years
Teixeira enjoys latest Lotus drive

27 April 2011

Manager outlines Räikkönen’s racing plans
Team Lotus buys Caterham Cars
Survival more important than results, says Karthikeyan
Heidfeld aiming to beat Ferrari
Video: Team Lotus purchases Caterham Cars
Murray Walker tips di Resta for Mercedes seat
Ecclestone considers QPR sale of £100 million

26 April 2011

Exclusive interview with McLaren's Gary Paffett
Di Montezemolo still calling for third cars
Whitmarsh: Hamilton wants to stay at McLaren
Indian track named Buddh International Circuit
Lotus hoping for points from Barcelona
Paffett: McLaren closing in on Red Bull

25 April 2011

We make a good duo, Alonso tells Massa
Ecclestone: I’ll quit if Murdoch comes in
Palmer backs energy-saving KERS and DRS
Williams share values drops by 27%
Things can always change quickly, Alonso warns

24 April 2011

Doctors release Kubica from hospital

23 April 2011

Domenicali: No 'magic wand' fix for Ferrari

22 April 2011

Kubica to know more in the summer
Newey: Front wing grumbles just 'boring' now
Team Lotus rumoured to be set for Caterham takeover
Webber: KERS top of Red Bull job sheet
Turkey set to be dropped?
'Hispania's two-car finish should be commended'
Brabham dynasty continues
Virgin to have a 'pretty close' to B-spec car for Turkey
Massa: Nothing one hundred percent clear yet
Sauber: Pérez has exceeded my expectations
'Highly motivated' Rosberg looking on bright side

21 April 2011

The support has been overwhelming, admits Kubica
Interview with Robert Kubica
In-depth tyre analysis: Shanghai
Button happy with qualifying improvement
Sauber impressed by Pirelli's tyres
Interview with Peter Sauber
Team Lotus announces deal with Rodac
Interview with McLaren’s Jenson Button

20 April 2011

Hamilton: We’ve still got work to do
Williams plans raft of updates for Turkey
Ecclestone: Formula 1 is not for sale
Panis: DRS too dangerous for F1
Interview with Shanghai winner Lewis Hamilton
Liuzzi expecting large Istanbul step-up
Interview with Williams’ Sam Michael
Monteiro to dub Hamilton’s Cars 2 character
‘Murdoch’s News Corp discussing F1 takeover’
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19 April 2011

Government unsure over USA F1 budget
Grosjean pushing for 2012 F1 race seat
Hamilton: Pre-season performance was worrying
Silverstone Radio becomes 24-hour service
Fan competition to design McLaren overalls

18 April 2011

Boullier calls for Renault strategy rethink
Montezemolo: We demand that Ferrari's level improves
Brawn encouraged by Mercedes step-up
Button and McLaren laugh off pit-stop blunder
Toro Rosso fined for lost Alguersuari wheel
No penalties after di Resta/Heidfeld collision
Sauber recognises deficit to Mercedes
Kolles pleased with mileage and reliability
Whitmarsh: We must promote F1 better
Hamilton discards ‘groomed driver’ criticism

17 April 2011

Problems for Rosberg but Schumacher positive
Webber dedicates podium to Red Bull team
Hamilton ‘absolutely overwhelmed’ by victory
Hamilton dramatically beats Red Bull in Shanghai
Latest F1 photos: Sunday in Shanghai
Karthikeyan: We met our main objective
Alonso: Aerodynamics is our Achilles' heel
Ferrari strategy was wrong, upbeat Massa admits
D’Ambrosio pleased with personal progress
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16 April 2011

Pirelli selects tyre compounds for next three races
Alonso pins hopes on Istanbul upgrade
Hamilton saves set of Soft tyres for race
Webber elimination a team error, says Horner
Vettel storms to Chinese Grand Prix pole
Vettel maintains advantage in final practice
Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Shanghai
Karthikeyan hoped to beat Liuzzi
Downcast Glock out-qualified by d’Ambrosio
Barrichello criticises Sutil’s Q2 attack
Frustration rules for Petrov and Heidfeld
Schumacher hit by another DRS problem
Button: Second the best we could do
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15 April 2011

Alonso unable to complete long run
Schumacher pleased with new Mercedes approach
Rubber marbles just natural consequence, say Pirelli
Loyalty has its limits, Hamilton warns
Vettel stays fastest on Friday afternoon
Horner defends driver ‘code words’
Vettel tops first Shanghai practice
GPUpdate TV: Button and Hamilton on Shanghai
Latest F1 photos: Friday in Shanghai
HRT ahead of both Virgin cars
Glock: Virgin's problems extremely frustrating
Ricciardo more accustomed to Formula 1 car
Razia pleased with outing despite problem
Di Resta positive over Saturday catch-up
Both spins my fault, Heidfeld admits
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14 April 2011

Shanghai weather update: Dry weekend expected
Hamilton: I didn’t weave anything like last year
'Not the first time this has happened' - Schumacher
Webber: Seb's domination will not last forever
Vettel also fearing for ‘rubber bullets’
Pérez ‘lucky not to be hurt’ in Malaysia
Alonso: Vettel is out of reach
Latest F1 photos: Thursday in Shanghai
GPUpdate TV: Catch-up with Stefano Domenicali
Petrov chassis changed after Sepang shunt
Alonso confident that DRS is fixed
Shanghai Memories: Schumacher and Albers collide, 2005

13 April 2011

Heidfeld pays tribute to Kubica
Virgin waiting on Turkey car upgrade
HRT drivers eying double race finish
Preview: Round 3 - China
Shanghai DRS zone revealed by FIA
Petrov expects to bounce back in China
Force India creates driver academy
Heidfeld hopes top speed will ‘pay off’
Team Lotus links up with BRP
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12 April 2011

In-depth tyre analysis: Sepang
We have to work on KERS, Vettel stresses
Changes to Yas Marina and Interlagos circuits
Di Resta: Marbles were smacking my hands
I am definitely not satisfied , says Montezemolo
I’ll learn from Malaysia, says Hamilton
Austin GP track named ‘Circuit of the Americas’
Lotus duo eager to continue progress in China
Barrichello pinning hopes on new exhaust
Razia and Valsecchi to drive in Friday practice
Schumacher approaches China ‘with open mind’
Rivals are eliminating each other, says Marko
Richard Branson stewardess flight rebooked
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11 April 2011

Button expects much overtaking in China
Petrov's accident terrifying, says Boullier
Pérez explains problem with extinguisher
Hamilton: The team put the wrong tyres on
Hamilton becomes 'most loyal' F1 driver
Di Resta: DRS great for Shanghai straight
Shanghai Memories: Schumacher spins under SC, 2005

10 April 2011

Alonso and Hamilton receive time penalties
Schumacher scores Mercedes’ first 2011 points
Heidfeld: The start was fantastic
Vettel victorious again in Malaysia
Pérez retirement due to Buemi debris
Whitmarsh and Boullier now leading FOTA
Latest F1 photos: Sunday at Sepang
HRT: Light at the end of the tunnel
Massa: I could have been on the podium
DRS wasn’t working, Alonso confirms
Webber hampered by KERS failure
Revised Malaysian Grand Prix results
Petrov: That accident shouldn’t have happened
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9 April 2011

Alonso calls for 'aggressive' Ferrari overhaul
DRS problem comprises both Mercedes drivers
Hamilton upbeat despite Q3 mistake
Vettel: KERS helped us a lot
Vettel beats Hamilton to Malaysian pole
Hamilton fastest in final practice at Sepang
Latest F1 photos: Saturday at Sepang
Video: Dramatic climax to Sepang Qualifying
Frustrated Williams still targeting points
Heidfeld finds ‘golden middle’ in Q3
Hispania delighted with Sepang qualification
Massa: Ferrari lacking downforce
Mixed feelings at Sauber after qualifying
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8 April 2011

Sepang weather update: Weekend showers likely
Alonso: We’re not quick enough for wins yet
Schumacher pleased with Mercedes improvement
‘Stupid’ switch problem plagues Liuzzi
Webber stays quickest on Friday afternoon
Webber fastest in opening practice
Drivers unsure over Red Bull KERS threat
Video: Liuzzi car wheeled over marshal
Latest F1 photos: Friday at Sepang
Hamilton not ruling out Vettel partnership
Video: Broken suspension jams Heidfeld wheel
Three cars outside Friday’s 107% barrier
Differential problem slows Kovalainen on Friday
Sauber losing time in first two corners
I am a little concerned, Sutil admits
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7 April 2011

Button confident about Sepang updates
Massa plans tyre-friendly car setup
Pirelli adds stripes to help distinguish tyres
Räikkönen completes two-day truck test
21% team profit rise revealed
Alonso: Plenty to come from Ferrari
Latest F1 photos: Thursday at Sepang
Buemi targets more points at Sepang
Supermarket sweep for Toro Rosso drivers
Sepang Memories: Kimi and the ice-cream, 2009

6 April 2011

McLaren keeps eye on Ferrari and Mercedes
Schumacher: Part of Ferrari is always beside me
Massa: DRS could make overtaking too easy
Preview: Round 2 - Malaysia
Sepang Memories: Herbert's Jaguar crashes, 2000
Processia Solutions extends Renault partnership
Coulthard and Schumacher retain Mercedes seats
Parry joins Team Lotus driver development scheme
June 2012 deadline achievable, say US organisers
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5 April 2011

Changes made to Webber’s car for Sepang
We can now expect points finishes, says Mallya
Hispania: 107% not an issue this time
Russian F1 circuit ‘well on track’
Latest F1 photos: Lotus street demo in Putrajaya
Valsecchi to drive in Friday first practice
Ferrari concentrating on qualifying pace
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4 April 2011

Petrov: We can have a great season
Horner silences Red Bull-Hamilton rumours
Two extra sets of tyres for Sepang practice
Kubica continues to make strong progress
Webber: Lack of grip my main problem
Adjustable rear wing is stupid, says Lauda
Renault drivers to wear gold overalls at Sepang
Malaysia should suit Lotus better, says Gascoyne
Maldonado aiming for top ten again
Pirelli considering microchips for tyres
Hamilton ‘proud’ after watching brother race
Sepang Memories: Alonso's first pole lap, 2003

3 April 2011

Vettel: Malaysia is the first real track
Sepang Memories: Michael and Montoya collide, 2002
‘Small but important steps’ for d’Ambrosio

2 April 2011

Webber targets podium finish at Sepang
Efficient car vital at Sepang, says Button
Team Lotus continues Driver Development Program
Sepang Memories: Race highlights, 1999

1 April 2011

Button should know the rules, says Massa
Rosberg: I think we can surprise next Sunday
Schumacher: Much too early to write us off
Hamilton explains Melbourne undertray problem
Pérez aims for first real points in Malaysia
Government review to be filed for Australian GP
Glock confident fitness has improved
Kobayashi expecting high degradation at Sepang
British Formula 3 team congratulates Pérez