LONDON: Gian Carlo Minardi, founder of the eponymous Formula 1 outfit now known as AlphaTauri, has been elected to the role of president of the FIA's Single-Seater Commission.

Minardi, who in 2004 became president of the Automobile Club d'Italia (ACI) Land Speed Records Commission, was voted in by members of the World Motor Sport Council. In 2020 he was elected president of the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari – Imola – which hosts the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix on April 24.

Mar 22, 2022 09:03
FORMULA 1’s GOVERNING BODY the FIA have released an executive summary of the analysis they performed into the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Max Verstappen won his maiden championship with a final lap overtake on title rival Lewis Hamilton, having changed tyres under a late Safety Car at Yas Marina Circuit.
Mar 17, 2022 15:03
LONDON: The FIA have published an updated version of the Sporting Regulations which features a series of revisions, including the Safety Car regulation regarding lapped cars.
Feb 18, 2022 12:02
PARIS: The FIA, the governing body of world motorsport, has removed Michael Masi from his position as Formula 1 race director after an investigation into his handling of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in December.
Dec 18, 2021 12:12
PARIS: UAE's Mohammed Ben Sulayem has been elected president of the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) following the FIA annual general assembly gathered in the French capital Friday.
Dec 16, 2021 19:12
LONDON: The controversial ending to the Formula 1 season and the title won in Abu Dhabi by Red Bull's Max Verstappen is tarnishing the sport's image, motorsport's world governing body FIA declared on Wednesday. 
Sep 01, 2021 17:09
LONDON: FIA president Jean Todt has announced there will be a review of Formula 1’s regulations – including the practice of handing out points once a race has run to a minimum of two laps – in the aftermath of last weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix.
Jul 28, 2021 16:07
LONDON: Red Bull have lodged a 'petition for review' with the FIA over the 10-second penalty Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton received for colliding with Max Verstappen at the British Grand Prix earlier this month.
May 06, 2021 17:05
LONDON: The FIA and Discovery have agreed a long-term partnership for the promotion of the FIA Electric GT Championship launching in 2023. Discovery, the global media group, was appointed by the FIA with its subsidiary, Eurosport Events, winning a competitive tender process to become the worldwide promoter of the FIA Electric GT Championship.
May 28, 2020 18:05
LONDON: The FIA has approved a new, reduced cost cap for F1 teams and a new sliding scale rule for aerodynamic testing after a vote of the World Motor Sport Council on Wednesday.
Mar 13, 2020 15:03
LONDON: The Bahrain and Vietnam Grands Prix have been postponed due to the continued global spread of coronavirus. The races had been set for March 20-22 at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir (closed to spectators), and April 3-5 at the recently completed Hanoi Circuit.