The Australian Grand Prix Corporation today announced Melbourne model and social media influencer, Elyse Knowles, as the female Ambassador for the 2015 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix.
Hailing from the Melbourne suburb of Eltham, Knowles, 22, has fast become the city’s next ‘it’ girl, working her way up the ranks of the local and international modelling scene while leaving a giant social media footprint in her wake.
Knowles, whose face will become synonymous with the 2015 Formula...
As a result of the Jules Bianchi FIA Accident Panel Report, and discussions with Formula One Management, the start time for the 2015 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix will be moved from 5:00pm to 4:00pm local time.
As a leader in the delivery of Formula One events globally, safety of competitors, patrons and suppliers is always the primary commitment of the Australian Grand Prix Corporation and this slight change in start time reflects that.
We’re always looking for continuous...
With only 50 days to go until the 2015 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix, Geelong Football Club captain Joel Selwood was today unveiled as an official event ambassador.
Selwood, who is a keen sports fan, developed an appreciation for Formula One through his close friendship with Simon Sostaric, a former personal trainer of Mark Webber.
He will be acting as a local spokesperson for the event while also educating Formula One drivers on the world of AFL.
Selwood, who is ecstatic...
Well known as a favourite of F1 teams and drivers alike, the Albert Park street circuit is the perfect setting for the opening round of the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship™.
General Admission fans can enjoy all the on-track action from a variety of vantage points as well as a bumper line-up of entertainment away from the track.
Don’t miss the thrills, spills and drama that fans have come to expect from the first race of the season. Tickets can be purchased online or at the...
Rolex, the luxury Swiss watchmaker, for a third year, will be the Title Sponsor of the FORMULA
1 ®AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX.
The Title Sponsorship announcement comes as the Melbourne event prepares to celebrate
its most significant milestone yet – two decades of Formula 1® racing in the city.
The 2015 FORMULA 1 ROLEX AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX will once again be the season opener
of the FIA Formula One World Championship™. It will be held at the iconic Albert Park Circuit,
12-15 March, 2015.
If you asked the host broadcaster to provide you with a highlights reel of nearly two decades of F1 racing in Melbourne, what would be on there?
No two people see things the same way, so what follows is one fan’s take on a remarkable period in the history of Grand Prix racing.
1996: DAMON DOES IT AGAIN
On November 12, 1995, Damon Hill won for Williams in the final F1 race in Adelaide. Just 129 days later Damon, son of double World Champion Graham Hill, went back-to-back, winning for Williams...
2015 Formula 1® Calendar
Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
Monaco (Monte Carlo)
The following decisions were taken at the World Motor Sport Council 2014 in Doha with regards to regulations governing Formula 1 in 2015:
Points for both titles will no longer be doubled for the final Event of the Championship.
After consultation with the Teams who raised a number of safety concerns, Articles 42.7 and 42.8 on standing restarts have been rescinded.
Virtual Safety Car (VSC)
Following tests of the VSC system at the final Events of 2014, the...
Australian superstar, Daniel Ricciardo, was in Melbourne today to launch the 2015 Formula 1® Australian Grand Prix, as the event prepares to celebrate a milestone of two decades in Melbourne on 12 – 15 March.
Ricciardo took to the steps of the iconic Flinders Street Station, posing for photos alongside a Formula One car in an Australian Flag design, as excitement builds ahead of the event.
The spectacular Albert Park street circuit will again play host to the season opener of the 2015...
Single day grandstands tickets are now on sale for the 2015 Formula 1® Australian Grand Prix and, for the first time ever, a very limited selection of seats are available in the highly sought after Moss and Prost Grandstands.
The Webber and Schumacher Grandstands also have an allocation of singe day seats available, with all options providing you the ability to select your ideal grandstand and day to enjoy the action.
Moss Grandstand provides you with fantastic views of the cars...