Monthly Archives: October 2012

Relief for Mallya as GMR withdraws cheque bounce case

The Press Trust of India (PTI) has reported that GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL) on Wednesday withdrew a cheque bounce case filed against Vijay Mallya-promoted Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) in a court in Hyderabad after the airline agreed to pay … Continue reading

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Respect for Vettel with ‘strings attatched’

Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel is four races away winning his third straight Formula 1 drivers’ title. The feat will allow him to join an elite club of two F1 drivers who have won a hat-trick of titles and six … Continue reading

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Kimi Raikkonen’s contract ‘talks’

Not much to elaborate on here if you see the video. On his 33rd birthday, the 2007 Formula 1 world champion appears in a video that shows the ‘true story’ of how he signed up with Finnish clothing company Makia. … Continue reading

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Cosworth goes on sale

British newspaper The Telegraph has reported that Formula 1 engine supplier Cosworth has been put up for sale by its current owners Gerry Forsythe and Kevin Kalkhoven. Cosworth is the second most successful engine supplier in F1 history with 176 … Continue reading

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Volgswagen sign Latvala for 2013

With Ford quitting the World Rally Championship, the wildly erratic Jari-Matti Latvala and Petter Solberg looked to be out of a job. The former has himself a new ride, however, as teammate to Sebastien Ogier at Volkswagen’s factory WRC team. … Continue reading

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Ford announces WRC departure

I guess there’s only so much disappointment a championship contending factory team can take. After getting pummeled by Sebastien Loeb and Citroen for nine straight years, Ford has announced that it will no longer contest the World Rally Championship. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Ferrari confirm Massa for 2013

Felipe Massa’s seat at Ferrari is secure, for 2013 at the very least. In an extremely brief press release, the Italian team announced that the Brazilian who has upped his game and scored 55 of his season tally of 81 … Continue reading

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