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Mercedes to get 50hp boost thanks to engine unfreeze

Delaying a start-of-season Formula 1 engine freeze may be nowhere near enough for Mercedes' rivals to catch up in 2015, as the world champions will also benefit from the rules loop-hole. Although the rule...
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Honda joins call for F1 engine unfreeze

Honda has finally declared its position on the controversial and hotly debated engine development freeze in Formula 1. As Mercedes utterly dominated the first season of the radical new turbo V6 era...
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2014 Car of the Year – Mercedes W05

It was clear from day one of preseason testing that Mercedes had built a very impressive 1.6-litre V6 power unit – the PU106A Hybrid – for the sport’s all new turbo era, and without doubt it was the...
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Red Bull: Vettel’s old chassis is not distorted

Red Bull have denied reports that Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel's early season struggles were due to his car having a bent chassis. The 26-year-old German was given a 'new' chassis for...
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Tech Talk: What gave Mercedes the edge in Spain?

The all conquering Mercedes WO5 continued its streak with victory at the Spanish Grand Prix, the Silver Arrows giving its drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg almost a second's advantage on their closest...

Mercedes megaphone exhaust to roar in Spain

The world of Formula 1 will hear Mercedes' headline grabbing megaphone exhaust for the first time early on Wednesday, the final day of the Formula 1 test in Barcelona. The first images of the metre-long,...

McLaren may test Honda powered car in 2014

McLaren could be ready to test a Honda V6 turbo power unit before the end of the 2014 season claims team boss Eric Boullier, even though the Frenchman's immediate task after joining McLaren from Lotus is to...

Mercedes ready to pump up the F1 engine volume

Mercedes may have the answer for Formula 1 fans longing for more engine noise in the new V6 turbo era and they are ready to sound off about it. The season's dominant team, runaway winners of all five races so...

Mercedes’ rivals may block megaphone exhaust

Mercedes' rivals may block the introduction of the megaphone exhaust system, according to reports. Already utterly dominating the 2014 season, Mercedes will try the trumpet-like exhaust attachment at...

Megaphone exhausts will get F1 sound close to V8s

Megaphone exhausts will reportedly get this year's V6 turbo engines "closer to" the volume of the screeching V8s of last season. At the post-race Spanish Grand Prix test next week, Mercedes will try a...

Mercedes decide not to test megaphone exhaust in FP1

Mercedes will test a new their megaphone exhaust next week, but not during Friday practice for the Spanish Grand Prix. It had been claimed the Brackley team may run its prototype design, aimed at increasing...