Reuters Formula One correspondent. Any views expressed are my own, not those of my employer.

FIA seeks new Formula One team from 2016

reuters.com — The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said it had opened a process "to identify a candidate team to participate at a competitive level" from the start of 2016 or 2017 until at least 2020. Details of the selection criteria and process will be revealed to those registering their interest by June 30, and paying an initial non-refundable fee of $5,000.

Motor racing-FIA seeks new Formula One team from 2016

dailymail.co.uk — LONDON, May 28 (Reuters) - Formula One's governing body launched a tender on Thursday for a potential new team that could join the starting grid as early as next season. The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said it had opened a process "to identify a candidate team to participate at a competitive level" from the start of 2016 or 2017 until at least 2020.

Motor racing-FIA seeks new Formula One team from 2016

in.reuters.com — LONDON May 28 Formula One's governing body launched a tender on Thursday for a potential new team that could join the starting grid as early as next season. The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said it had opened a process "to identify a candidate team to participate at a competitive level" from the start of 2016 or 2017 until at least 2020.

More common sense needed, says Mercedes F1 boss

reuters.com — Asked, in an exchange with fans on Twitter, what the key findings were from post-race debriefs and how the world champions would improve strategically in races to come, the Austrian replied: "Improve software, better communication and a spice (bit) more common sense".

INTERVIEW-Motor racing-Alonso better off at McLaren - Briatore

in.reuters.com — LONDON May 26 Fernando Alonso made the right move in leaving Ferrari for McLaren even if he has yet to score a point this season, according to the man who has steered the Spaniard's Formula One career from the start.

Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

reuters.com — Although they won Sunday's showcase race for the third year in a row with Germany's Nico Rosberg, the headlines were all about how the dominant team blew a surefire victory for Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton had the race under control until the safety car was deployed some 14 laps from the end and the Briton was called in for a needless pitstop while rivals stayed out.

Arrivabene responds to Ecclestone criticism

reuters.com — Ecclestone, 84, told the official formula1.com website at the weekend's Monaco Grand Prix that team bosses needed to be more prominent. When it was put to him that Arrivabene was "quite a character", he replied: "But only for himself and not for Formula One".

Monaco will make Hamilton stronger, says Hakkinen

in.reuters.com — MONACO Lewis Hamilton can turn Monaco misery into a Canadian celebration because every setback makes you stronger, according to retired double world champion Mika Hakkinen. "'I'm going to win the next one'. That will be his motivation. You cannot just start getting depressed about it," the Finn, who overcame his own share of race setbacks, told Reuters.

Rosberg takes Monaco hat-trick after Mercedes gaffe

in.reuters.com — MONACO Germany's Nico Rosberg celebrated a surprise hat-trick of Monaco Grand Prix victories on Sunday after Mercedes blew championship-leading team mate Lewis Hamilton's chances with a needless pitstop. The result, with Hamilton finishing third after leading most of the way, slashed the double Formula One world champion's overall lead to 10 points after six of the season's 19 races.

Motor racing-Formula One brings out the 'grid boys'

dailymail.co.uk — MONACO, May 24 (Reuters) - The testosterone-fuelled world of Formula One rang the changes, and surprised more than a few drivers, at the showcase Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday by replacing the familiar 'grid girls' with male models.
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May 26, 2015

Alonso happy at McLaren and made the right move, says Briatore reut.rs/1erIjEY

May 26, 2015

No further action against Marussia after de Villota crash investigation bbc.in/1J1Jsyn

May 24, 2015

As a postscript, and given the Twitter response, Seb was indeed joking, Even if the German sense of humour is no laughing matter.

May 24, 2015

Vettel: "Why didn't we have any grid girls today? What was that? You get there and park behind George or Dave. What's the point?". Discuss.

May 24, 2015

Right, I'm done here. I'll leave you with a comment from Sebastian Vettel on the 'grid boys', which has to be a quote of the day.

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