This is the view of the Formula 1 halo from the driver's seat

This is the view of the Formula One halo from the driver's seat

Formula One testing is underway ahead of the upcoming 2018 season. One of the biggest changes for this year's cars is how teams and drivers respond to that new batch of bodywork sitting in front of the cockpit. Last year, the FIA decided that a halo would be used to protect drivers from debris and... read more

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McLaren Worlds Fastest Gamer competition

McLaren is searching for the world's fastest gamer

The late nights spent in front of the Playstation or Xbox may pay off for one lucky racing simulator expert. McLaren has announced its search for the best gamer in its... read more May 8, 2017 by

Sebastian Vettel does massive F1 burnout on FLIR infrared

Red Bull F1 Car Goes Technicolor With Tire-Melting Infrared Burnout: Video

This stunning array of pinks, purples, oranges, and reds isn’t some impressionist masterpiece. Or then again, maybe it is. However you classify it, it’s certainly... read more August 25, 2014 by

Sebastian Vettel does victory donuts after the 2013 Indian Grand Prix

Victory Donuts Are Now Legal In Formula 1

You might call it the "Vettel Rule": victory donuts are now legal in Formula 1. That's right, after winning a race, the victor can do their spinny rings of tire death at... read more February 17, 2014 by

Raikkonen gives feedback to the Lotus F1 team - photo courtesy Lotus F1 Team

Kimi Raikkonen Out For Remainder Of 2013 F1 Season Due To Back Surgery

After not being paid all year, despite his current third-place position in the driver’s championship, Lotus Renault GP Formula 1 driver Kimi Raikkonen will be out for... read more November 10, 2013 by

Part 3 of Infiniti Red Bull Racing's F1 car production series

Red Bull F1 Shows The Manufacturing Process: Video

Infiniti Red Bull Racing is mid-way through a seven-part series that takes an unusually close look at what goes into bringing a modern F1 car to life on the track. The first... read more October 2, 2013 by

Proposed New Jersey F1 street circuit

New Jersey F1 Race Officially On 2014 Calendar

The American Grand Prix isn't the United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas--it's the one that's going to happen on a street circuit in New Jersey, just a short... read more September 27, 2013 by

Infiniti Red Bull Racing explains its carbon composite process

Red Bull's How To Make An F1 Car Series Explains Carbon Fiber Use: Video

Carbon fiber and its various composite materials are central to the design and construction of a modern Formula 1 car. But how are carbon composites made, used, and leveraged... read more September 25, 2013 by

Red Bull Racing at the 2013 Formula One Belgian Grand Prix

How To Build An F1 Car, Red Bull Style: Video

If you're a fan of F1, you're probably pretty familiar with what an F1 car is made of. But do you know how it's made? Probably not. Fortunately, Red Bull Racing and Infiniti... read more September 18, 2013 by

James Hunt's 1977 McLaren M26 F1 race car. Photos via RK Motors.

James Hunt's McLaren M26 F1 Car Going Up For Auction

Known for his womanizing, partying ways as much as his brilliance behind the wheel of an F1 car, James Hunt was a racing icon. He's being further immortalized in the upcoming... read more September 6, 2013 by

Infiniti contest will let fans design Sebastian Vettel's helmet for the 2013 U.S. Grand Prix.

Fans To Design Vettel's Helmet For U.S. Grand Prix

Formula 1 is rapidly redeveloping its roots in the U.S., and to help drum up more interest in the next United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin... read more September 4, 2013 by

Circuit layout for Grand Prix of America

New York/New Jersey F1 Race Not Happening, Says Ecclestone

Most of the racing world has expressed doubt or outright disbelief that Formula 1 and race organizers would be able to pull off a grand prix in the New York City area. Now... read more August 23, 2013 by

A lap of Spa Francorchamps in the F1 2013 video game

Lap Spa Francorchamps In F1 2013: Video

The circuit at Spa Francorchamps is a tricky, history-rich set of elevation-changing curves. From catastrophic accidents to utterly brilliant passes, it highlights both car... read more August 23, 2013 by

Proposed New Jersey F1 street circuit

A Lap Of The Proposed New Jersey F1 Street Circuit: Video

America is finally back in the F1 saddle with the U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. But that's the only place in the U.S. that could have an F1... read more August 1, 2013 by

Alexander Rossi takes Will Buxton for a lap of the 'Ring

Caterham F1 Driver Rossi Laps The 'Ring With Will Buxton: Video

Putting your life into the hands of someone else on a race track is a bit scary even after the first dozen times. Doing it on the Nordschleife must be terrifying, even if the... read more July 8, 2013 by

Onboard with Michael Schumacher at the 2011 Germany GP

Michael Schumacher To Lap Nürburgring In F1 Car

Michael Schumacher, seven-time F1 driver's champ and so fast he had to retire twice to make it stick, will soon be back in an F1 car--this time on the Nürburgring... read more April 25, 2013 by


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