Fernando Alonso
Jan 30

F1: Alonso Pleased With First Run In New Ferrari

Fernando Alonso in the  Ferrart F14T. (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

drives the 4 T in Jerez. (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

Fernando Alonso had his first run in the Ferrari F14 T during the third day of testing at Jerez, and the Spaniard pronounced himself happy with progress so far.

He focused on aero mapping in the morning, before turning his attention to setup in the afternoon. He completed 58 laps, recording a time that was 2.2s off the best time of .

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Jan 30

F1: McLaren On Top As Magnussen Sets Pace — Jerez Day Three

Kevin Magnussen in the McLaren MP4-29 Mercedes.  (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

Newcomer drives the McLaren MP4-29 Mercedes. (Photo: Alastair Staley/LAT Photographic)

Kevin Magnussen made a great start to his official career by topping the times for McLaren in Jerez

Once again it was a day of mixed fortunes for the teams, with Red Bull enduring another disaster while others successfully logged a lot of laps. completed only three laps in the RB10, without actually recording a time, before his team gave up for the day.

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Jan 20

F1: Vettel ‘Not Afraid’ Of Head-To-Head With Alonso, Raikkonen

Sebastian Vettel (right) is prepared to go head-to-head against Fernando Alonso (left) and Kimi Raikkonen (center). (Photo: Getty Images)

(right) is prepared to go head-to-head against (left) and (center). (Photo: Getty Images)

Sebastian Vettel insists he is not afraid to go head-to-head with one of ′s very best drivers, hinting his next move could be to .

Red Bull’s reigning World Champion is under contract for the next couple of years, but some continue to question his talent compared to a driver like Fernando Alonso.

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Jan 15

F1: Public Can Vote For New Ferrari Car Name

Fernando Alonso drives his Ferrari in the 2013 Singapore GP.  (Photo: Getty Images)

drives his in the 2013 Singapore GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ferrari will launch its 2014 car on the afternoon of Saturday Jan. 25, the day after McLaren unveils its new machine online.

Ferrari has taken the unusual step of asking the public to name the car, with an online poll between five different options. The names reflect either the year of 2014, or the 1.6-litre V6 engine configuration.

The choices are 4 T, 4 Maranello, 4 Scuderia, 66 Turbo and F616.

If you would like to vote, have a look here: http://2014f1car.ferrari.com/en/#countdown

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Jan 10

F1: FIA Entry List Reveals Driver Number Choices

Sebastian Vettel has opted to use the No. 1 for the 2014 Formula 1 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

has opted to use the No. 1 for the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

The FIA has issued a 2014 World Championship entry list, giving us a first proper look at the numbers chosen by the drivers.

Several drivers have used Twitter to reveal the numbers they requested and, over the last few days, confirm what they have been given.

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