Category: Formula 1

Horner: Mercedes is the clear, clear favourite 0

Horner: Mercedes is the clear, clear favourite

Amid speculation that Red Bull are set to unleash the ‘real’ RB13 at the season opener in Melbourne, team chief Christian Horner is adamant that Mercedes are still the outfit to beat this season....

Red Bull Racing to partner with Earin wireless earbuds 0

Red Bull Racing to partner with Earin wireless earbuds

Press Release: For Formula One drivers, finding the crucial focus they need before a grand prix can be almost impossible on a starting grid packed with media, celebrities, engineers and mechanics. For most F1...

McLaren: Together with Honda we are considering options 0

McLaren: Together with Honda we are considering options

As much as McLaren bosses try and play down the tension between their team and their engine supplier Honda, the truth is that a crisis is in full swing in the aftermath of a woeful...

Analysis: Why have shark fins returned to F1? 0

Analysis: Why have shark fins returned to F1?

New regulations always present discrepancies, and unintended consequences of changes to the dimensional constraints. But why have these areas suddenly become a development battleground again? Shark Fins … Keep reading This article was originally...

McLaren sounds out Mercedes about F1 engine supply 0

McLaren sounds out Mercedes about F1 engine supply

On the back of a difficult pre-season testing programme, with Honda’s new engine proving to be unreliable and under-powered, McLaren has been evaluating various options to try to save its campaign. While Honda itself...

Hakkinen rejoins McLaren in partner ambassador role 0

Hakkinen rejoins McLaren in partner ambassador role

The 48-year-old Finn, who competed in 130 grands prix with the Woking-based squad between 1993 and 2001, will work alongside executive director Zak Brown and the team’s marketing staff, dealing with partners. Hakkinen, a...

Brawn plans F1 task force and overtaking study 0

Brawn plans F1 task force and overtaking study

The former team boss has joined FOM as managing director of motorsport, and is beginning to plot a long-term strategy to make grand prix racing better. With the self-interest of teams having impacted on...

Paddy Lowe confirmed as Williams technical boss and shareholder 0

Paddy Lowe confirmed as Williams technical boss and shareholder

Paddy Lowe has joined the Williams Formula One team from champions Mercedes with immediate effect as chief technical officer and shareholder in the group, Williams announced on Thursday. The team did not say how...

Lowe to take shareholding in new Williams role 0

Lowe to take shareholding in new Williams role

Former McLaren technical director Lowe had been widely tipped to return to Williams in a senior role, after splitting with Mercedes in January. He will replace Pat Symonds, who left Williams at the end of last season,...

F1 2017: Hamilton vs Bottas the quiet before the storm 0

F1 2017: Hamilton vs Bottas the quiet before the storm

Valtteri Bottas is learning fast but Lewis Hamilton’s new Mercedes team mate will only really find out what he is up against when the Formula One season starts in Australia next week. The 27-year-old...