• News
  • FIA could consider double points rethink - Todt
  • April 10, 2014: FIA president Jean Todt has hinted at a possible rethink of the double-points championship finale at the end of the season, but confirmed teams did not unanimously oppose its implementation during the F1 Strategy Group meeting

  • Ferrari
  • F1 fans won't be alienated - Domenicali
  • March 3, 2014: Ferrari principal Stefano Domenicali insists fans should not judge the new era of F1 on the season-opening race in Australia on March 16

  • News
  • Double points for Abu Dhabi only
  • February 28, 2014: The F1 Strategy Group has confirmed the controversial double points plan will only be implemented for the finale in Abu Dhabi, and not for the final three races of the season as had been proposed

  • Ecclestone slams Jerez 'farce'
  • February 1, 2014: Bernie Ecclestone has labelled this week's testing in Jerez "a farce" and blamed rule changes, many of which he has not supported, for a less than satisfactory four days

  • Rules
  • Newey fears new noses add to safety risks
  • January 28, 2014: Adrian Newey has questioned the logic behind new nose safety regulations, which have forced teams to design a variety of different nose shapes to bring them lower to the ground

  • Red Bull
  • Rule changes worry Sebastian Vettel
  • December 26, 2013: Sebastian Vettel has told Autosport he hopes that Formula One's regulation changes in 2014 do not spread the field out compared to recent years

  • FIA
  • Double points to spice up season finale
  • December 9, 2013: The FIA has announced that Formula One is set to award double points in the final race from 2014 in a bid to keep both championships alive until the end of the season

  • FIA news
  • FIA lists 2012 regulation tweaks
  • December 7, 2011: The FIA has made a number of tweaks to Formula One's technical and sporting regulations in order to tidy up some grey areas

  • News
  • Teams opposed to Q3 tweaks
  • November 14, 2011: McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh has warned against changing Formula One's qualifying format in order to coax all ten drivers out on track in the final session of qualifying

  • Rules
  • Domenicali calls for qualifying tweak
  • October 8, 2011: Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali has called for a shakeup in the qualifying and tyre regulations to encourage all cars to take part in the top ten shootout

  • 2014 regulations
  • Ecclestone rules out electric motors
  • August 5, 2011: Bernie Ecclestone has said Formula One's 2014 engine regulations will be tweaked because a rule that says cars must run on electric engines only in the pit lane would mean "people could be killed".

  • Exhaust regulations
  • FIA confident exhaust confusion is over
  • July 14, 2011: FIA technical delegate Charlie Whiting is confident the controversy surrounding off-throttle exhaust blown diffusers has been put to bed and that there will be no protests from the teams on the issue

  • Exhaust regulations
  • Exhaust ban was 'unpoliceable' - Lowe
  • July 11, 2011: McLaren technical director Paddy Lowe has said the FIA was not to blame for the confusion and controversy surrounding off-throttle blown diffusers at the British Grand Prix

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