New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone

Formula 1 set for another engine revolution in 2016

New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 is now speeding towards yet another new set of engine regulations, as reports have emerged that during a meeting of the Strategy Group...
Mario Illien with Adrian Newey

Horner happy to have Illien working with Renault

Mario Illien with Adrian Newey Christian Horner has confirmed that Red Bull's V6 power unit supplier Renault is now working with engine guru Mario Illien. As the French engine marque faltered at the...
New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone

Engine change high on F1 meeting agenda

New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone Even Niki Lauda admits he is not sure what is the future of Formula 1's engine regulations, amid reports that Bernie Ecclestone intends to propose...
New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone

Ecclestone wants F1 to ditch new era turbo engines

New F1 turbo engine era not popular with Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone refuses to give up his crusade against the sport's current V6 turbo engine era. Meeting with a...
Paddy Lowe

Lowe vows to improve Mercedes reliability

Paddy Lowe Paddy Lowe has vowed to improve Mercedes' reliability record, although the German team dominated in 2014, two teams were actually better in the area of technical reliability. Auto Motor und...
Toyota wind tunnel

Force India to use Toyota wind tunnel

Toyota wind tunnel Toyota's wind tunnel facility in Germany will be used by Force India for all their aerodynamic testing from next season onwards, the British-based Formula One team announced on...
Mercedes dominated the 2014 season

Engine rivals unlikely to curb Mercedes dominance

Mercedes dominated the 2014 season Formula 1 engine manufacturers Renault and Ferrari appear unlikely to close the gap to dominant Mercedes powered teams before the start of next season. The...
Vijay Mallya with Christian Horner

Mallya: Red Bull cheats on the regulations

Vijay Mallya with Christian Horner Force India boss Vijay Mallya has blasted outgoing Formula 1 world champions Red Bull and labelled them cheats of the sport. "Red Bull gives you flexible wings," team...
Adrian Newey

Newey says all F1 cars’ front wings flexing

Adrian Newey Red Bull cried foul on Saturday after its cars were disqualified from qualifying in Abu Dhabi, after television replays appeared to show the ends of the front wings flexing significantly...
Daniel Ricciardo in the Red Bull RB10 in Abu Dhabi

Legality of Red Bull RB10 front wing questioned

Daniel Ricciardo in the Red Bull RB10 in Abu Dhabi Outgoing Formula One champions Red Bull faced a stewards' enquiry after being accused of using an illegal front wing at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand...
Romain Grosjean

Grosjean handed 20-place grid penalty

Romain Grosjean Lotus driver Romain Grosjean could consider himself lucky that only the points will be doubled in this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after collecting a 20-place grid penalty on...
Numbering system used in endurance racing

Force India to trial race position display system

Numbering system used in endurance racing Formula 1 is set to test a new on-car display system championed by Lewis Hamilton's father Anthony aimed at helping fans to follow a race without having to take...
The three different F1 V6 turbo engines

Ecclestone engine unfreeze proposal scoffed at

F1 V6 turbo engines An extreme proposal by Bernie Ecclestone to equalise engine performance in Formula 1 does not even have the support of even Renault works team Red Bull. As Renault and Ferrari...
Christian Horner

Horner claims Renault is 75 bhp down on Mercedes

Christian Horner Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has put an alarming horse power figure on Renault's deficit to the dominant Mercedes turbo power unit in 2014. "Our engine has 75 horse power...
Nick Chester

Lotus use practice at Yas to test 2015 components

Nick Chester Lotus will use free practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix season finale to test components for their E23 with the 2015 Formula 1 season in mind. Speaking ahead of the Yas Marina technical...