On Monday evening saw the first XRL driver draft with the 9 team principals picking their drivers for the forthcoming season.
With the season about to take off the grid on Sunday nights F1 division race at Melbourne park, we got an interview from a few of the team principals in the paddock.......
US firm Liberty Media has bought Formula 1 in a £6bn deal, bosses have confirmed.CVC Capital Partners is handing over its ownership after taking a controlling stake in 2005.Liberty is backed by John Malone, the American media tycoon.
Sources have previously said the takeover will see the sport gain a public stock listing for the first time through a tracking stock called Liberty Media Group. A takeover will yield a windfall of more than $400m (£300m) for veteran F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone, who owns a 5.3 per cent stake.....
Nico Rosberg has returned to winning ways at Spa-Francorchamps with an untroubled run to victory in an otherwise chaotic Belgian Grand Prix, as Lewis Hamilton limited the damage to his championship lead with a charge to third.
In a race of dictated by numerous incidents through the field – including a red flag stoppage in the wake of a high-speed Eau Rouge shunt for Kevin Magnussen -, Rosberg nonetheless had few concerns out front, converting pole position into an early lead and controlling his advantage thereafter.....