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Former F1 champion Niki Lauda dies at 70

May 21, 2019 - 6:33 PM

The three-time Formula One world champion enthralled race fans worldwide for his track victories and comeback from a horrific crash

LEGEND. Austrian Niki Lauda has been hailed as a ‘role model for courage’ and ‘a benchmark’ for the sport. Photo by Erwin Scheriau/APA/AFP

Alonso to retire from Formula One at end of season

Aug 15, 2018 - 3:28 PM

Formula One icon Fernando Alonso says it's time for him to 'move on' after 17 years

MOVING ON. F1 racer Fernando Alonso looks forward to ‘new exciting challenges’ after the season. Photo by Jean-Francois Monier/AFP

Former F1 racer Felipe Massa zigzags his way to Manila

Jun 06, 2018 - 6:41 PM

The motorsport great visits the country to inspire budding Filipino racers and showcase the electric kart

Singapore's F1 to go on despite haze from Indonesia

Sep 15, 2015 - 9:38 PM

Organizers of the Singapore Grand Prix say the haze situation caused by forest fires in Indonesia is volatile but there are no plans so far to cancel the event

FIGHTING FIRES. Indonesia troops fight the fires that have brought haze over to neighboring countries. EPA/TAMY UTARY

F1 making way for women, says Williams

Apr 04, 2013 - 10:36 AM

Claire Williams believes that her appointment proves that Formula One is no longer the patriarchal enclave it once was