Category: Formula 1

Renault would welcome budget cap for F1 engine manufacturers 0

Renault would welcome budget cap for F1 engine manufacturers

Power unit development has been opened up in F1 for 2017, with the token system removed so manufacturers have much more freedom through the course of the year. But with the current hybrid engines...

Stroll insists he doesn’t care about critics 0

Stroll insists he doesn’t care about critics

The 18-year-old Canadian will make his grand prix debut in Melbourne in less than two weeks after graduating to a Williams drive straight from Formula 3. Stroll had a shaky start to pre-season in...

New-look F1 Racing magazine now on sale 0

New-look F1 Racing magazine now on sale

The April issue, featuring a comprehensive preview of 2017, hits the shelves this week with a new look and fresh content, all printed on thicker, higher quality paper. To subscribe, click here. The upgrade follows...

Revealed: Mercedes finger holes to help F1 2017 starts 0

Revealed: Mercedes finger holes to help F1 2017 starts

With the team putting a particular focus on improving its starts, after a number of problems away from the lights last season, its efforts have gone as far as clever moulding of the paddles...

Honda remains "100 percent committed" to McLaren and F1 0

Honda remains "100 percent committed" to McLaren and F1

McLaren-Honda endured eight difficult days of pre-season testing in Barcelona recently, plagued by a lack of power and poor reliability from the new Honda engine.  Racing director Eric Boullier admitted during the test that...

Vettel: In Formula 1 only the results count 0

Vettel: In Formula 1 only the results count

[See image gallery at www.grandprix247.com]   Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari team have said very little during the Formula 1 off-season, but the four times World Champion appears quietly confident ahead of the season...

Brundle: McLaren can’t leave Honda 0

Brundle: McLaren can’t leave Honda

Martin Brundle, who is one of the better connected pundits in the Formula 1 and as a former McLaren driver probably has a better inside line on his former team than most, believes that...

Marko: Kvyat could not push Ricciardo as hard as Max 0

Marko: Kvyat could not push Ricciardo as hard as Max

Red Bull consultant Helmut Marko made a bold decision last year to promote Max Verstappen from the Toro Rosso team to the energy drinks’ senior team, which in turn led to Daniil Kvyat being...

Rosberg: Me making a comeback as a F1 driver is impossible 0

Rosberg: Me making a comeback as a F1 driver is impossible

Retired reigning Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg is standing by his shock decision to quit the sport at his very peak, insisting that a comeback as a driver is out the question but...

Hakkinen: McLaren is my home in Formula 1 0

Hakkinen: McLaren is my home in Formula 1

[See image gallery at www.grandprix247.com]   McLaren have appointed their former Formula 1 World Champion Mika Hakkinen to an ambassadorial role with the team. Hakkinen drove for McLaren between 1993 and 2001 and was...