During the past week, the collective of UK-based Formula 1 teams and their respective technology arms has made significant progress in defining and coordinating its response to the UK Government’s call for assistance with the manufacture of medical devices to help in the treatment of coronavirus patients. The teams’ combined efforts, termed ‘Project Pitlane’, are part of a UK industry-wide effort to manufacture and deliver respiratory devices to support the national need. Following decisions taken on Monday by the UK Government, Project Pitlane will focus on at least three workstreams. These workstreams vary in scope from reverse engineering existing medical […]
How’s everybody doing? I bet you’re all as disappointed as we are that the first few races of the season have been either canceled or postponed. Times are quite uncertain and even though we understand it’s necessary, it’s no fun to have no (motor)sports games to watch! We are thrilled to see that it leads to new possibilities and that the drivers of F1 are still trying to entertain their fans. It might keep all of us sane in these dark times. So we’ve made a short list for you of things you can do or watch during the Corona […]
Last week the FIA concluded the investigation to the Ferrari engine for last season. The conclusion included a settlement that isn’t made public. The Formula One teams now made a statement against this decision. Below you will find the statement.
The FIA just released a statement about the investigation of the Scuderia Ferrari Formula 1 Power Unit. While the new season is just around the corner, we still have something to talk about from last season.
The Energy drink giant Red Bull announced that they are trying to acquire Formula 1 broadcast rights in their home market of Austria.
Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time of the 5thday of 2020 pre-season Formula 1 testing while defending champions Lewis Hamilton’s session ended early due to a suspected engine issue.
The first day of the second week of testing is completed. We had a day with a couple of spins, a few red flags. We started the day on a wet track, and the wind kept blowing from all sides today. But what did the drivers had to say about this? We collected their quotes.
Pirelli has just announced that they are bringing the following compounds to the 2020 Dutch Grand Prix (Zandvoort, May 1-3) and Canada Grand Prix (Montréal, June 12-14).
The Mercedes team made all the headlines and gossips during the first week of testing with the DAS system. During the testing, they showed a totally new system where the driver can pull and push the steering wheel to control the front tires. But what does this Mercedes DAS system really do? DAS Systems During the testing Mercedes announced they created a Dual Axis Steering system, also called DAS. This system can change the steering angle for the wheels, but also the toe angle between the wheels. So now we know what it means, what does it do? Toe To […]
Alfa Romeo test driver Robert Kubica went quickest on the first day of Formula 1’s second pre-season test at Barcelona, with the Pole finishing four-tenths of a second ahead of Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen whose late spin brought out red flags at the end of the session.