Author: The F1 Blogger

Honda "open" to supplying multiple F1 teams 0

Honda "open" to supplying multiple F1 teams

Red Bull asked Honda if there was a chance of an engine supply deal for 2016, as the Milton Keynes team continued to try to find a power unit for next season. But the...

Raikkonen not sure Ferrari can beat Mercedes in 2016 0

Raikkonen not sure Ferrari can beat Mercedes in 2016

On the back of the progress it has made this season, Ferrari thinks that it is well set to deliver a leap forward next year to launch a full assault on the world championship....

Hamilton has a jab at Vettel, Webber and Raikkonen 0

Hamilton has a jab at Vettel, Webber and Raikkonen

In one fell swoop, reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has maligned three more Formula 1 stars. Recently, the new triple world champion had to hit reverse gear after suggesting F1 legend Michael Schumacher’s record...

No worries Red Bull to be ready for first 2016 test 0

No worries Red Bull to be ready for first 2016 test

Red Bull is on target to make the first Formula 1 test of the 2016 pre-season period, engineering chief Paul Monaghan insists. Barcelona’s Circuit de Catalunya has announced that it will exclusively host the...

Massa: With the same engine as Mercedes we can close the gap 0

Massa: With the same engine as Mercedes we can close the gap

Felipe Massa is hoping Williams will get back on par with its engine supplier Mercedes to tackle the 2016 Formula 1 season on equal footing to the world champions. While dominant Mercedes and its customer...

Celis joins Force India as development driver 0

Celis joins Force India as development driver

Sahara Force India have announced the signing of Mexican racer, Alfonso Celis, as a development driver. The 19-year-old will get his first experience of Formula One power behind the wheel of the VJM08 at the...

Honda appoint more consultants for F1 ailing project 0

Honda appoint more consultants for F1 ailing project

Honda has had a change of heart towards the end of its abysmally-bad return to Formula 1 this year. Earlier, the proudly nationalistic Japanese carmaker was refusing to speed up the process of improving...

Celis joins Force India for F1 practice runs 0

Celis joins Force India for F1 practice runs

Celis, who comes from Mexico, will take on development driver duties – which will include simulator running and seven free practice sessions next year. Speaking about his opportunity, Celis said: “Ever since I started...

Whitmarsh says no interested in Manor boss role 0

Whitmarsh says no interested in Manor boss role

Martin Whitmarsh has poured cold water on suggestions he might be set to succeed John Booth as Manor’s new team boss. The British backmarker has already replaced the departing Graeme Lowdon with former ‘lie-gate’ protagonist...

Ecclestone claims BBC cannot drop F1 0

Ecclestone claims BBC cannot drop F1

Bernie Ecclestone is unmoved amid reports the BBC will drop Formula 1 as part of cost cutting spree by the broadcaster. The free-to-air broadcaster, who share the television rights with F1’s main British broadcaster...