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Inside Line: McLaren Honda too good to be true 0

Inside Line: McLaren Honda too good to be true

[See image gallery at www.grandprix247.com]   They say if something sounds to good to be true, then it usually it isn’t! Such were the platitudes offered at the re-commencement of the McLaren Honda partnership....

Tech analysis: The clever solutions that divide the F1 grid 0

Tech analysis: The clever solutions that divide the F1 grid

  Red Bull Racing RB 13 comparison Photo by: Giorgio Piola The Red Bull RB13’s nose has drawn attention due to the inlet that can be found right at the tip of the thumb...

Force India admits third place already out of reach 0

Force India admits third place already out of reach

The Silverstone-based squad enjoyed its strongest season to date in 2016, finishing in fourth position, ahead of better-funded rivals like Williams, McLaren and Renault. Team chief Vijay Mallya had said at the launch of...

Bottas a cool head in the blazing Mercedes cauldron 0

Bottas a cool head in the blazing Mercedes cauldron

Valtteri Bottas was just six years old when he started go-kart racing, a little Finnish boy dreaming of winning a Formula 1 title. On Sunday that dream moves a step closer to reality when...

New rules and new owners usher in bright new Formula 1 epoch 0

New rules and new owners usher in bright new Formula 1 epoch

Formula 1 ventures into the unknown zone of a long-awaited revamped and high-speed era under new American ownership this weekend when the engines roar into life at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. Liberty Media’s...

Alonso braced for “difficult weekend”, despite Honda progress 0

Alonso braced for “difficult weekend”, despite Honda progress

The two-time world champion endured a frustrating pre-season testing programme, with McLaren’s running hampered by poor reliability and a lack of power from its new Honda power unit. Although Honda has been working on...

Letter from the Editor: Keeping the comments civil 0

Letter from the Editor: Keeping the comments civil

Dear Readers Grand Prix 247 is a Formula 1 news site and will always be that. It was never intended to be a discussion forum, however over the years a community has evolved around...

Magnussen: Haas Dallara chassis as good as Renault or McLaren 0

Magnussen: Haas Dallara chassis as good as Renault or McLaren

Magnussen drove the McLaren MP4-29 in his debut Formula 1 campaign in 2014, and was behind the wheel of a Renault RS16 last year. Now at Haas, the Dane said that he has been...

Formula 1 2017: The Drivers 0

Formula 1 2017: The Drivers

Ben Stevens looks at – The Class of 2017 – the drivers contesting the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship which gets underway with the Australian Grand Prix weekend at Albert Park in Melbourne, from 24-26 March. Lewis...

Formula 1 2017: The Teams 0

Formula 1 2017: The Teams

Ben Stevens looks at the teams contesting the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship which gets underway with the Australian Grand Prix weekend at Albert Park in Melbourne, from 24-26 March. Mercedes  Since the V6 Turbo era...