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The 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship has thus far been full of twists, turns, and plenty of drama. The Hungarian Grand Prix is on the horizon, promising to present new challenges for drivers. The event takes place from 22 July to 24 July 2016, with the race itself occurring on the 24th. Here’s a […]
Taking a leaf out of Ferrari’s book who often tends of envision the future of Motorsport through speculative renderings of racing cars of tomorrow, McLaren asked its designers at the Applied Technologies department to come up with what they thought a Formula 1 car would look like in a few decades. The result is McLaren […]
Behind every success story there’s usually a shrewd tactician quietly making a big difference in the background, and this is no different than in Formula One, where one man in particular has been behind the scenes assisting some of the sport’s most famous names.
Many still consider Finnish ex-Formula 1 world champion Mika Hakkinen to be the coolest driver ever to grace the F1 grid. It is now official. The man was spotted recently in Monaco, where he lives, in a McLaren P1 at what appears to be a tire shop.
We are having a hard time understanding the new hair color Lewis Hamilton is sporting these days. But you have to give it to him, he’s made Formula 1 cool again. And it s a new kind of cool, a more hip kind rather than the old F1 glamour which, in all honesty, was a […]
As a Formula 1 driver, and a two-time world champion one at that, Lewis Hamilton likes to go around corners in the most precise and calculated fashion in order to achieve the best possible time. He has been doing this since he began karting as an 8-year-old. So you would think Lewis hates drifting and […]
The guys that run Infiniti Red Bull Racing F1 team are almost certainly the coolest people in the entire Formula 1 business. We are basing that judgment on the fact that they just love fun and games, almost more than winning races. So a few months after taking Vienna by storm, the Red Bull crew […]
Looks like Lewis Hamilton is awfully happy at Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 team since he decided to extend his existing contract for the 2016 to 2018 Formula One seasons. Why wouldn’t he be happy? Not only they are winning races, Mercedes allows Lewis to basically do whatever he wants, including buying cars from his former team and […]
Red Bull F1 team may not be winning races anymore, but they are as cool as ever and more keen on pulling elaborate publicity stunts than ever before. In the two weeks rest time they’ve got until the first European round of the season they decided to go to Vienna for a spot of relaxing […]
Although Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes won the first round in Oz and the latest round in China with ease, and despite teammate Nico Rosberg grabbing that familiar second place, things aren’t entirely what they seem regarding the rest of season… thanks to Ferrari.
Well that’s the theory, anyway, a plan Ferrari hopes will lift their spirits along with their points statistics compared with a poor and winless 2014.
Taking a break from developing a cracking new car for Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari Formula 1 designers have come up with the ‘Ferrari Design Formula 1 Concept’. This is what Ferrari believes the F1 cars of the future should look like, and it is awesome almost beyond belief.
Ferrari is investing all they got into this year’s F1 car, and their new golden boy, Sebastian Vettel, who they snatched from Red Bull. The young German seems very committed to his new team, as seen with his performance during initial testing at Jerez, and also the publicity stunts he is willing to do!
McLaren revealed their brand-new Formula 1 racing car for the 2015 season, the McLaren MP4-30, and also released a rather cheesy but kinda amusing teaser video. This Back to the Future-themed clip is called “Back to the Racetrack” starring Jensen Button and Fernando Alonso in a McLaren 650S time machine.
If you are a collector with an affinity for Motorsport memorabilia, one of Ayrton Senna’s first Formula 1 cars has now become available for purchase. Presented by Cars International, this 1983/84 Toleman TG183B is actually Senna’s first F1 World Championship points-scoring car.