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Cosworth returning to F1 in 2021?

Cosworth has been absent from Formula One racing since 2013, but the company has reportedly signed on to frame new engine rules past the year 2020. In doing so, Cosworth may be poised for a return to F1 in 2021. The Northampton, England-based engineering company has signaled its optimism about the... read more

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Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel tests Formula One’s proposed Shield cockpit protection system

Ferrari starts testing F1’s Shield cockpit protection system

Formula One organizers along with the FIA came out with the statement in April that a Shield was the preferred cockpit protection solution to be introduced for the 2018 World... read more July 14, 2017 by


 
Porsche at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Could Porsche ditch the WEC for F1?

Porsche is at the top of its game in the World Endurance Championship, but there are rumors the German marque could exit the sport, and thus the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The... read more July 14, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s Valtteri Bottas at the 2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

Bottas holds off Vettel for 2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix win

Mercedes AMG’s Valtteri Bottas on Sunday took his second Formula One victory after crossing the finish line of the 2017 Austrian Grand Prix first, albeit just 0.6... read more July 10, 2017 by


 
Red Bull Ring, home of the Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix preview

Round nine of the 2017 Formula One World Championship takes us to the town of Spielberg located in the picturesque Styrian Mountains of Austria. The race is held on the... read more July 7, 2017 by


 
Ron Dennis

Ron Dennis agrees to sell McLaren stake, exit company

Six months after his ouster as CEO at McLaren Technology Group due to a spat with fellow shareholders, Ron Dennis is now set to leave the company he helped craft over the... read more June 30, 2017 by


 
2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Ricciardo wins eventful 2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix

There was plenty of drama on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku. Despite it all, Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo managed to emerge from it... read more June 26, 2017 by


 
Baku City Circuit, home of the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix preview

Azerbaijan held its first Formula One grand prix in 2016, although the race was run under the auspices of the European Grand Prix. The F1 circuit returns to Azerbaijan in... read more June 23, 2017 by


 
Bernie Ecclestone

Goodwood Festival of Speed to honor Bernie Ecclestone

This year, attendees of the Goodwood Festival of Speed won't be treated to a celebration of a particular marque or manufacturer. Instead, the 2017 Festival of Speed will... read more June 20, 2017 by


 
This is an F1 car built from matches using no glue to hold it together

How to build an F1 car using only matchsticks

You might be good at clicking the bricks of a Lego kit into place. That's child's play, though, because you're presented with clear instructions and the appropriate pieces... read more June 16, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Mercedes-AMG dominates 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

After losing out to Ferrari at the previous race in Monaco, Mercedes AMG was back to dominant form on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, although the... read more June 12, 2017 by


 
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, home of the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix preview

The 2017 Formula One World Championship arrives in North America for the Canadian Grand Prix on this weekend. It’s the 50th anniversary for the event which once again... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
Jost Capito

Jost Capito quits McLaren F1 team to run Volkswagen R division

The driving force behind Ford’s first Focus RS and F-150 Raptor has now been tasked with churning out high-performance Volkswagens, including the next Golf R... read more June 5, 2017 by


 
2017 Honda NSX-GT Super GT race car

Jenson Button to race NSX-GT at Suzuka round of 2017 Super GT Series

Following Fernando Alonso’s stint in last weekend’s Indianapolis 500, his former teammate at the McLaren Formula One team, Jenson Button, plans to test out... read more June 2, 2017 by


 
Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel at the 2017 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix

Vettel wins 2017 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel ended a 16-year drought for Ferrari at the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix by taking home victory at Sunday’s race. It ended up being a one-two finish... read more May 29, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-AMG 'Project One' powertrain

Mercedes-AMG reveals Project One hypercar’s F1-spec powertrain

As we approach the debut of Mercedes-AMG’s “Project One” at September’s 2017 Frankfurt auto show, more and more details on the hybrid hypercar are... read more May 28, 2017 by


 
 

 
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