Formula One is the highest class of single-seater auto racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) and owned by the Formula One Group. The FIA Formula One World Championship has been one of the premier forms of racing around the world since its inaugural season in 1950. The word "formula" in the name refers to the set of rules to which all participants' cars must conform. A Formula One season consists of a series of races, known as Grands Prix, which take place worldwide on purpose-built circuits and on public roads.
The Ferraris were touted as the fastest cars on the F1 circuit when Sebastian Vettel arrived with the intention of winning his third consecutive Australian Grand Prix title. They'll leave without a.. USATODAY.com - Published
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season opener for the sixth consecutive year. The.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
MELBOURNE, Australia — The sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting set a sombre tone for the first weekend of the Formula One season, with the attention to the regular rivalries such as Lewis.. WorldNews - Published
Last season's Formula One campaign was so demoralizing for Valtteri Bottas that he got drunk to forget all about it. Yet the Finnish driver believes he can be a genuine challenger for the title this.. USATODAY.com - Published