Franz Tost

Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
2018 Brendon Hartley deal not set in stone
A 2018 deal to race for Toro Rosso is not yet set in stone for Brendon Hartley.
Nov 13, 08:02
Dr Helmut Marko looks on in the garage during practice for the Austria Grand Prix at Red Bull Ring on June 19, 2015
Red Bull try to calm Toro Rosso-Renault row
Red Bull step in to calm a spiralling dispute between their junior F1 team Toro Rosso and mutual engine supplier Renault.
Nov 12, 09:59
Max Verstappen and Franz Tost in the pit lane during previews for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 26, 2015
Toro Rosso not worried about Honda switch
Franz Tost says that he is looking forward to Toro Rosso's switch to works Honda power for 2018.
Nov 7, 11:50
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Austin seat still not confirmed for Pierre Gasly
It still is not clear whether Pierre Gasly will race for Toro Rosso next time out at Austin.
Oct 9, 08:35
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Pierre Gasly would give up Super Formula title for Austin
Pierre Gasly says that he is not sure if he will vacate his new F1 seat next month to take a shot at winning the 2017 Super Formula title.
Oct 1, 07:57
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews to the Formula One Grand Prix of China at Shanghai International Circuit on April 14, 2016
Carlos Sainz to 'finish season with Toro Rosso'
Carlos Sainz says that he is staying in his Toro Rosso seat for the rest of 2017.
Sep 29, 17:06
Daniil Kvyat of Red Bull Racing gets ready in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 29, 2016
Sponsor: 'Daniil Kvyat out for two races only'
A Toro Rosso sponsor says that Daniil Kvyat could be back racing in a month's time.
Sep 27, 13:36
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Masashi Yamamoto: 'Toro Rosso a better fit for Honda'
Honda thinks that Toro Rosso could be a better fit for the Japanese marque than McLaren.
Sep 19, 09:56
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews to the Formula One Grand Prix of China at Shanghai International Circuit on April 14, 2016
Carlos Sainz unsure if Singapore was last Toro Rosso race
Carlos Sainz leaves Singapore wondering if it had been his last race for Toro Rosso.
Sep 18, 08:28
Vitaly Petrov speaks during a press conference at the Yas Marina circuit on November 1, 2012
Vitaly Petrov: 'Daniil Kvyat can't take Toro Rosso seat for granted'
Daniil Kvyat cannot take his place in Formula 1 for granted, warns countryman Vitaly Petrov.
Aug 9, 11:08
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Carlos Sainz plays down chances of Hungary team switch
Carlos Sainz joins those playing down his chances of switching teams ahead of the Hungarian Grand Prix next weekend.
Jul 19, 13:34
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Toro Rosso still open to engine name change
Toro Rosso are still open to the idea of changing the official name of their engine before the start of the 2017 season.
Mar 8, 09:03
Carlos Sainz ahead of Max Verstappen for Toro Rosso at the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 20, 2016
Toro Rosso eyes engine naming deal
Toro Rosso are in talks about selling the naming rights of the team's engine supplier for 2017.
Jan 3, 07:59
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Liberty could scratch Fridays from F1 schedule
New owners Liberty Media are reportedly considering scratching Fridays from the F1 race weekend.
Dec 23, 08:20
Bernie Ecclestone formula 1 Niki Lauda
NIki Lauda: 'Bernie Ecclestone can't be replaced by Ross Brawn'
Ross Brawn denies reports that he is set to replace Bernie Ecclestone as F1 supremo.
Nov 3, 09:36
Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Daniil Kvyat to secure new two-year Red Bull deal?
Daniil Kvyat looks to have secured his future in Formula 1 with a reported contract extension.
Oct 6, 10:00
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Franz Tost plays down Carlos Sainz to Renault rumours
Toro Rosso chief Franz Tost does not believe that the Faenza-based team will lose Carlos Sainz.
Sep 27, 10:16
Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Daniil Kvyat: 'Toro Rosso good place for 2017'
Daniil Kvyat admits that Toro Rosso would be a "very good place" for him to continue his career in Formula 1.
Aug 22, 09:55
Daniil Kvyat of Red Bull Racing gets ready in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 29, 2016
Daniil Kvyat set for Red Bull split?
Red Bull do not intend to renew their contract with Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat for 2017, a report claims.
Jul 26, 15:58
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews to the Formula One Grand Prix of China at Shanghai International Circuit on April 14, 2016
Carlos Sainz rejects Renault seat 'trade' rumours
Carlos Sainz and Toro Rosso reject the latest speculation about the Spaniard's future in Formula 1.
Jul 12, 11:02
Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Daniil Kvyat not willing to predict Toro Rosso seat
Daniil Kvyat says that he is still not in a position to predict his next step in Formula 1.
Jul 9, 10:19
Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Helmut Marko hints Daniil Kvyat to keep Toro Rosso seat
Daniil Kvyat's chances of keeping his seat at Toro Rosso next year appear to be growing.
Jul 8, 19:54
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews to the Formula One Grand Prix of China at Shanghai International Circuit on April 14, 2016
Rumours still swirling around Carlos Sainz future
Even though team owner Red Bull has taken up its option on Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz, rumours continue to swirl around the impressive young Spaniard.
Jul 4, 15:04
Daniil Kvyat of Toro Rosso walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Red Bull, Daniil Kvyat not ready to decide future
Daniil Kvyat indicates that he could be open to staying at Toro Rosso in 2017.
Jul 3, 09:20
Max Verstappen and Franz Tost in the pit lane during previews for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 26, 2015
Franz Tost hopes to keep Toro Rosso drivers for 2017
Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says that he would be happy if the Faenza team lined up with the same drivers in 2017.
Jun 23, 11:26
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Carlos Sainz waiting for Red Bull's decision on future
Carlos Sainz looks set to stay at Toro Rosso for a third consecutive season in 2017.
Jun 20, 09:01
Carlos Sainz ahead of Max Verstappen for Toro Rosso at the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 20, 2016
Toro Rosso to use Red Bull rear end in 2017
Toro Rosso will move a big step closer to Red Bull's premier F1 team in 2017, according to boss Franz Tost.
Jun 11, 13:05
Daniil Kvyat of Red Bull Racing gets ready in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 29, 2016
Russian backer joins Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso
A Russian backer is more than happy with Daniil Kvyat's controversial return to Toro Rosso ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix.
May 7, 09:31
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso ahead of the Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016 i
Toro Rosso chief admits Max Verstappen could 'move up' in 2017
The Max Verstappen camp is not denying speculation the Dutchman looks set to graduate from Toro Rosso to the main Red Bull team for 2017.
Apr 30, 10:42
Marussia Team Principal John Booth attends the official press conference following practice for the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 12, 2013
Manor founder John Booth joins Toro Rosso
John Booth is returning to Formula 1 in the capacity of director of racing for Toro Rosso.
Apr 27, 09:27
General view of start of the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Interlagos racetrack in Sao Paulo Brazil on November 9 2014
Teams: 'Too late to call off 2017 revolution'
Speculation that the touted rules revolution for 2017 could be called off at the eleventh hour are being played down on all sides.
Apr 7, 09:36
Max Verstappen of Netherlands, who will drive for Scuderia Toro Rosso next season, looks on in the paddock before watching the action in the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage during practice ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on Augu
Max Verstappen wants 2016 podium
Max Verstappen joins his boss Franz Tost in targeting a podium for 2016.
Mar 17, 07:54
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Daniil Kvyat "ready" to fight for Formula 1 title
Daniil Kvyat says that he feels ready to fight for the world championship.
Mar 15, 12:52
Carlos Sainz Jr of Spain talks with engineer Andy Deram as he prepares to drive the Infiniti Red Bull Racing car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Father: 'Podium target too high for Carlos Sainz'
Carlos Sainz's father has joins his son in putting the brakes on claims that Toro Rosso could be ready to race to the podium in 2016.
Mar 11, 09:23
Carlos Sainz Jr of Spain talks with engineer Andy Deram as he prepares to drive the Infiniti Red Bull Racing car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Carlos Sainz: 'Franz Tost's podium target not possible'
Carlos Sainz questions his boss's target of a podium finish on merit in 2016.
Mar 7, 11:26
Max Verstappen and Franz Tost in the pit lane during previews for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 26, 2015
Franz Tost opposed to F1 'penalty points' system
Franz Tost hits out at Formula 1's system for penalising drivers.
Feb 24, 12:25
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen unfazed by Franz Tost warning
Max Verstappen is unfazed by a warning issued by Toro Rosso Franz Tost.
Feb 20, 15:55
A general view of the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage ahead of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 2, 2014
Franz Tost: 'Toro Rosso wants to keep its drivers'
Franz Tost claims that Toro Rosso are intent on keeping Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr with the team, if they stay in Formula 1.
Nov 14, 15:13
Carlos Sainz Jr of Spain talks with engineer Andy Deram as he prepares to drive the Infiniti Red Bull Racing car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Franz Tost: Carlos Sainz "seems okay"
Toro Rosso principal Franz Tost says that driver Carlos Sainz "seems okay" after the Spaniard suffered a heavy crash during the third practice session in Russia.
Oct 10, 12:03
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Franz Tost: 'Max Verstappen needs another year at Toro Rosso'
Franz Tost claims that Max Verstappen will become world champion, if he has a competitive car.
Sep 29, 22:19