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McLaren-Honda will return to Formula 1 in 2015


McLaren has today confirmed that from 2015 they will once again be powered by Honda engines. The partnership that dominated Formula 1 during the late eighties will be rekindled during the new era of Formula 1 engine regulations which see … Continue reading

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Drivers will face difficult conditions in opening practice in Singapore


For the first time in the five year history of the Singapore Grand Prix the weather looks like playing a role in the proceedings. Two hours before the start of opening practice the clouds burst and it rained heavily for … Continue reading

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Caterham-Still waiting to join the middle field battle


Armed with Renault engines and KERS and a Red Bull gearbox Caterham have once again failed to make the jump to competitiveness. The likeable team are the most ambitious of the “newcomers” to the grid but the difficulty that Caterham … Continue reading

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Perspective needed about Marussia hiring de Villota


Marussia today announced that Maria de Villota has been hired as their test driver for the coming year and will perform testing duties at the young driver test in Abu Dhabi. When making the announcement team principal John Booth said: … Continue reading

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Why does #Formula1 not like social media?


At just before 10pm on Monday February 27 Brad Keselowski made history by tweeting during a major international race. Amazingly the Penske NASCAR driver had a phone in his car and during the race when the red flag was brought … Continue reading

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McLaren launches 2012 challenger


McLaren took the wraps off their latest car, the MP4-27, this morning in theirWokingfactory with former world champions eager to return to title winning form in 2012. With Red Bull proving the dominant force in Formula 1 at present the … Continue reading

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New car launches signal the beginning of a nervous time for F1 teams


The week before pre-season testing begins and teams launch their new cars is one of the most nerve wracking of the year. While Caterham, formally Team Lotus, launched their car last week the majority of squads will unwrap their 2012 … Continue reading

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