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Mercedes seeks cooling through shark fin chimney 0

Mercedes seeks cooling through shark fin chimney

No one expected that the tests would come so thick and fast though, with the team resorting to various solutions as it ran through it planned schedule on day one, putting in 79 laps...

Tatiana Calderón appointed Sauber development driver 0

Tatiana Calderón appointed Sauber development driver

Press release: The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce Tatiana Calderón as a Development Driver for 2017. The 23-year-old started her racing career in karting back in her home country Colombia when she...

Alonso: The driver is even less important 0

Alonso: The driver is even less important

At the end of a problem packed first day of pre-season testing for McLaren-Honda at Circuit de Catalunya, Fernando Alonso doubted that the new generation Formula 1 cars would be more challenging to drive,...

Newey: F1 2017 is just a bit Wacky Races 0

Newey: F1 2017 is just a bit Wacky Races

Red Bull guru Adrian Newey is not very impressed with the look of the 2017 generation Formula 1 cars, but has hailed the opportunities afforded engineers by the new regulations. Asked by reporters, during the...

Dennis appointed to British defence advisory role 0

Dennis appointed to British defence advisory role

Former McLaren supremo Ron Dennis will swap the Formula 1 paddock for the political battlefield as part of an British government defence advisory panel. Dennis, who officially stepped down as McLaren chairman over the winter...

Drivers heed first warning signs of F1 2017 overtaking fears 0

Drivers heed first warning signs of F1 2017 overtaking fears

Higher overall downforce levels make it harder for a following car to keep up in fast corners, because it loses front grip in the wake of the car ahead. After the first full group...

Renault: It’s been a productive first day 0

Renault: It’s been a productive first day

<div data-cycle-timeout="0" data-cycle-prev="#gslideshow_prev" data-cycle-next="#gslideshow_next" data-cycle-pager="#gslideshow_pager" data-cycle-pager-template=" ” data-cycle-speed=”750″ data-cycle-center-horz=”true”> < > Renault Sport Formula One Team completed its first day of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya with Nico Hülkenberg behind the wheel of...

Sauber: We had some minor issues 0

Sauber: We had some minor issues

<div data-cycle-timeout="0" data-cycle-prev="#gslideshow_prev" data-cycle-next="#gslideshow_next" data-cycle-pager="#gslideshow_pager" data-cycle-pager-template=" ” data-cycle-speed=”750″ data-cycle-center-horz=”true”> < > The first day testing ahead of the 2017 FIA Formula One Championship was productive for the Sauber F1 Team. Marcus Ericsson was behind the...

Haas: We had a few issues 0

Haas: We had a few issues

<div data-cycle-timeout="0" data-cycle-prev="#gslideshow_prev" data-cycle-next="#gslideshow_next" data-cycle-pager="#gslideshow_pager" data-cycle-pager-template=" ” data-cycle-speed=”750″ data-cycle-center-horz=”true”> < > Kevin Magnussen took his first laps for Haas F1 Team on Monday at Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya. The 24-year-old from Roskilde, Denmark, hit...

Force India: It was a day of two halves 0

Force India: It was a day of two halves

<div data-cycle-timeout="0" data-cycle-prev="#gslideshow_prev" data-cycle-next="#gslideshow_next" data-cycle-pager="#gslideshow_pager" data-cycle-pager-template=" ” data-cycle-speed=”750″ data-cycle-center-horz=”true”> < > Force India’s VJM10 made its track debut today with Sergio Perez behind the wheel. The team completed a busy programme in the morning, before...