Clean confirmed: Ericsson also 2017 Stammpilot

Clean confirmed: Ericsson also 2017 Stammpilot

Marcus Ericsson will start another year for the clean-up team in formula 1. As the Swiss announced on Monday morning, Sweden would have agreed with Hinwil’s troops to extend the contract by the end of 2017. The second regular driver would be announced at a later date, according to a press release. The message comes…

Fernando Alonso indicates change

Fernando Alonso indicates change

McLaren-Pilot Fernando Alonso has indicated to start in the near future for Porsche in the World Sports Car Championship (WEC). In a video message on the occasion of Mark Webber’s career broadcast on Saturday at his farewell race in Bahrain, the two-time world champion spoke of this, soon to follow in the footsteps of the…

Pirelli promises better rain tyres

Pirelli promises better rain tyres

Once again, after the Brazilian Grand Prix, Pirelli had to deal with sharp criticism by the drivers. This time, because of the rain tyres, which repeatedly provided water for aquaplaning and do not displace enough water. This has to change for the coming season, the drivers are demanding, especially since then it will be driven…

Belgian Formula One Boom thanks to Vandoorne?

Belgian Formula One Boom thanks to Vandoorne?

After a long stretch of thirst in Formula 1, the hopes of Belgian motorsport fans now rest entirely on Stoffel Vandoorne. After the superior victory in the GP2 2015 and a season in the Japanese Super Formula, next year the Belgian gets his chance at McLaren. Jacky Ickx, the most successful Belgian racing driver, hopes,…

Bottas: F1 gets faster up to five seconds

Bottas: F1 gets faster up to five seconds

With the new technical regulation, which includes, among other things, more ready cars, bigger wings and wider tires, the formula 1 in season 2017 is intended to become not only spectacular but also faster. Five seconds increase p er lap had preceded the regulators, However, according to Valtteri Bottas, this objective is not achieved on…

Lauda shoots back at Ross Brawn

Lauda shoots back at Ross Brawn

How much Brawn is in Wolff’s and Lauda’s successes? The debate on the merits of the old Mercedes leadership in the successes of the new has been dragging on for years. Former team leader Ross Brawn relaunched the discussions when he settled heavily with Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda in his book written with Adam…

Revealed! New Red Bull with Nose Hole

Revealed! New Red Bull with Nose Hole

As the last top team of Formula 1, Red Bull introduced his new car on Sunday and presented the first images of the RB13 called Boliden. With the new vehicle Red Bull wants to continue the upward trend from last season and for the first time since the season 2013 in the fight for the…

New Bolide there: Haas with great ambitions!

New Bolide there: Haas with great ambitions!

18 hours before the beginning of the first winter tests of formula 1 in Barcelona Haas also dropped the covers. On Sunday, the team presented the VF-17, with which Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen want to fight for success in the second Formula One season of the U.S. team. When looking at the new car,…

Vettel makes the start in Barcelona

Vettel makes the start in Barcelona

The four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel is the first to take the brand-new Ferrari SF70-H to the test on Monday. The Heppenheimer also goes on tour on Wednesday in Spain, Team colleague Kimi Ruikkunen (Finland) sits on Tuesday and Thursday at the wheel of the Red Goddess”of the team from the Italian Maranello. “You can…

Crisis at McLaren makes finding sponsors difficult

Crisis at McLaren makes finding sponsors difficult

2018 wants the new McLaren CEO Zak Brown to introduce a major sponsor. We will focus on big companies, big brands, like-minded companies, and we will definitely have great conversations, but at an early stage,”Brown said in January to”Sky Sports F1″. There was however not yet to see, That McLaren could again threaten an absolute…