Sebastian Vettel is set for a five-place grid penalty at the Russian Grand Prix after changing his gearbox.
The FIA has announced details of a new agreement to reduce the cost of F1 power units. It also intends to harmonise engine performance levels and increase the noise.
The Frenchman told his mechanics during second free practice that “something” had not been working on the car since the Chinese Grand Prix.
Both he and teammate Esteban Gutierrez felt that they were not getting their tyres into the right operating window – but neither had an answer as to why it had suddenly become an issue.
Grosjean said: “It is a very different one from China and I … Keep reading
The World Motor Sport Council has ratified the engine proposal put forward by the Formula 1 Commission, paving the way for its enforcement next year
As we head into Russia, the F1B Staff appears completely split as to whether Nico Rosberg can extend his winning streak to seven. The alarming thing is, in addition to Paul, Tom and Andrew, runaway points leader Johnpierre has suddenly jumped the Nico Train after picking up winner’s points in each of the first three
McLaren MP4-31 sidepod comparison
Photo by: Giorgio Piola
The simplistic design used by McLaren up until now featured a single, vertical airflow condi … Keep reading
Jolyon Palmer fears he and the Renault Formula 1 team might be unable to fix his oversteer problems during the Russian Grand prix weekend
Renault Sport Formula One Team enjoyed a productive first day of the Russian Grand Prix with new Test Driver Sergey Sirotkin making his FP1 debut for the team, sitting in for Kevin Magnussen. Sergey, Jolyon Palmer and Kevin completed a total of 127 laps of the Sochi Autodrom over the course of today’s two dry and warm 90-minute practice sessions.
Alan Permane, Trackside Operations … Keep reading
The revisions are aimed at reducing costs and delivering more performance parity, and come after months of discussions between four F1’s manufacturers.
The changes had been ratified by an E-vote of the F1 Commission earlier today and a statement from t…