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    Official: Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge revealed ahead of Detroit
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    As fast as Infiniti is on the track with its sponsored Formula One racecar, the automaker sure is taking its time releasing details for the Q50 Eau Rouge Concept. This performance- and aero-tuned version of the Q50 sedan is heading for a big debut at the Detroit Auto Show, and Infiniti just ...

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    Followup: Latest word on Michael Schumacher's condition worrying as friends, family rally [w/video]
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    As family members rallied around Michael Schumacher Monday, the extent of his injuries became clearer. French publication Paris Match reports that an unnamed doctor at the Grenoble, France, hospital has confirmed that the seven-time Formula One World Champion 1 is battling a number of "very ...

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    Followup: Michael Schumacher fights for his life in French hospital
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    Michael Schumacher is in a fight for his life. As we reported earlier, the seven-time Formula One World Champion was involved in an accident while skiing in the French alps, but the severity of his injuries were not fully known. And they may still not be, but certain details have come to light in ...

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    Breaking: Michael Schumacher reportedly in coma following ski accident
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    Reports coming in from Europe indicate that the seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher was skiing at a resort in Meribel, France, when he fell and injured himself, hitting his head on a rock. Fully aware of the benefits of head protection, Schumacher was wearing a helmet at the ...

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    Video: Honda shows us 'The Challenging Spirit of Honda'... in Japanese
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    Just as Porsche has done with its lengthy Le Mans gear-up, Honda is is laying the table for its Formula One return more than a year before we'll actually see it on track. We've heard what it's 2015 engine will sound like, reminisced with the 1988 McLaren Honda MP4/4 and the 1964 Honda RA271 and ...

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    Video: Johnnie Walker smashes a virtual F1 car made of glass
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    Anyone who's ever watched a grand prix can tell you that an F1 car is a fragile piece of machinery. But they're made of carbon fiber and metal, not glass. That's where the car in this promo clip differs. Launched last month at the Brazilian Grand Prix as part of Johnnie Walker's campaign against ...

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    Motorsports: Sauber keeps Gutierrez for next season, names Sirotkin as test driver
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    As we put the 2013 Formula One World Championship behind us and gear up for next season, the final seats left vacant have been rapidly filling up. And the latest to confirm its driver lineup is Sauber. The Swiss team, formerly owned by BMW, announced it was bringing Adrian Sutil on board last ...

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    Official: Ferrari launches 2014 Formula One engine, tests it in a LaFerrari? [w/videos]
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    Ferrari is the last of the three engine manufacturers remaining in Formula One to reveal its 2014 power unit. Called the 059/3, like the Mercedes and Renault units it is a turbocharged, 1.6-liter V6 further boosted by an energy recovery system that is twice as powerful as before. The 2013 KERS ...

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    Auctions: Vettel's gold helmet brings in $118k for charity
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    If you caught the German Grand Prix this year, then you got to see the reigning multiple World Champion Sebastian Vettel win his home race for the first time. In fact, Germans got to see one of their own win the race for the first time since Schumacher took the checkered flags at both the German ...

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    Video: The evolution of the F1 car through the eyes of a child
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    Formula One racecars have changed a lot over the years, and you can tell that much just by looking at them. Engines have moved to the back, cylinder counts have changed, tires have gotten wider, centers of gravity lowered to within an inch of the ground, aerodynamics have dictated the form, ...

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    Motorsports: FIA opens applications for a new F1 team
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    It's not every day that the FIA opens up applications to accept a new Formula One team on the grid. In fact the last time it did was in 2010, when 15 interested parties applied. The FIA ended up picking three: Virgin, Lotus and HRT. Virgin ended up taken over by Marussia, that Lotus team became ...

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    Motorsports: Lotus suggests further new rule changes for upcoming F1 season
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    In case you haven't heard, there were some controversial changes to the Formula One rulebook made recently, adding things like double points for the season-ending race and the ability for each driver to choose their own number (previously, a driver's finishing position in the previous season was ...

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    Video: Why we love racing and racing drivers
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    The Racers starts off with a quote from legendary racecar driver Sir Stirling Moss: "There are two things no man will admit he cannot do well... Drive and make love." Whether that's true or not, it sets the tone of the video, to be sure, and is fitting for a film that romanticizes Formula One ...

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    Motorsports: F1 to award double points for season finale, assign permanent driver numbers
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    Did you watch the video we posted yesterday and figure you've finally got a handle on the changes taking place in Formula One for next season? Well hold on, because there's more. The Formula One Commission and F1 Strategy Group concluded their meetings in Paris yesterday and instituted a series ...

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    Official: Buy this million-dollar F1 book and play Bernie for the year
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    To say that Opus makes books is like saying Bugatti makes cars. Sure, it's true, in the strictest literal sense, but it hardly does it justice. Opus makes tomes, high-end luxury albums in tribute to icons of sport and culture. Its past editions have focused on sports franchises like Arsenal, the ...

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    Video: Breaking down F1's 2014 regulations into layman's terms
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    Some racing series are easier to understand than others, but to put it mildly, Formula One is not NASCAR. With 500 members of each team spending millions upon millions each year to gain an advantage, F1 is about as technically complex as rocket science. But if you thought you had managed to wrap ...

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    Video: Mercedes revisits the glory of the Silver Arrows
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    Mercedes-Benz has a long and very storied racing history, dating back to the dawn of the automobile. Naturally, we take every opportunity available to explore that history, which is why this clip is so interesting. It's from a video called "Magical Moments" that Mercedes puts out through its ...

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    Followup: Grand Prix of America refocusing on 2015
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    When the FIA revealed the final calendar for the 2014 Formula One World Championship, it was lacking in one specific area: namely, the proposed Grand Prix of America that was set to take place in New Jersey just across the river from Manhattan did not make the cut. But the organizers behind the ...

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    Report: Lewis Hamilton never paid his father for being his manager
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    Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton once offered to give his father and former manager, Anthony, a cash gift of up to $4 million after the father-son pair split in 2010. But in a court hearing, he said he never was paid by his son nor accepted cash gifts from him, The Telegraph reports. The court ...

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    Motorsports: New Jersey cut from final 2014 Formula One calendar
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    Several months typically pass between when the FIA releases the provisional calendar for the next year's Formula One World Championship and when it releases the final version. The gap is usually bridged by a fair share of back-and-forth speculation over which races will make the cut, but this ...

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