Jim Holder

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Autosport 70: How F1’s Turkish GP adventure began

Formula 1's latest retro revival takes it to Istanbul for the Turkish Grand Prix. Here's how the original race was put together and a hint at why it's taken nine years and a pandemic to return, in an article published by Autosport magazine on 18 August 2005

Audi draws a line through possible Formula 1 programme again

Formula 1 is completely off Audi's agenda at present, according to the board member responsible for technical development

Formula 1 too unsettled to enter, Volkswagen Group boss says

The Volkswagen Group will not enter Formula 1 until the ownership of the sport and the technical regulations are settled, according to its motorsport boss Wolfgang Durheimer

Renault confirms it is renegotiating F1 deal with Red Bull

Renault has confirmed it is renegotiating its contract with Red Bull after making clear it is no longer willing to be an engine supplier, and questioning the Formula 1 team's sportsmanship

Formula 1 legend Adrian Newey designing road car with Aston Martin

Red Bull's chief technical officer Adrian Newey is working on an road-car project with Aston Martin, amid discussions about a possible Formula 1 tie-up between the two companies

Aston Martin in F1 talks with Red Bull over Mercedes engine deal

Aston Martin is negotiating a shock return to Formula 1 in a tie-up with Red Bull for next season that would bring the team Mercedes engines

Porsche says F1's lack of road relevance pushed it to LMP1 instead

Porsche chose a return to top-flight sportscar racing over Formula 1 because it has more relevance to road cars, according to its head of R&D Wolfgang Hatz

Tony Fernandes to step down as team principal of Caterham

Tony Fernandes is to step down as team principal of Caterham before the end of the season so he can focus more on developing his road car business

Honda open to future Formula 1 return

Honda is open to the idea of a return to Formula 1 in the future, even though it thinks such a move will not happen in the short-term

Rally stars call on Britain

Rally stars Mark Higgins and Matt Wilson have called on British industry and fans to get behind them after confirming they will contest four World Rally Championship rounds and the Pirelli British Rally Championship with Eddie Stobart Motorsport