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2021 F1 racer renderings

2021 F1 car design proposals focus on aerodynamics for better racing

Formula One organizers noticed something about the current F1 car design: the cars don't race very well together on the track. Therefore, the latest design proposals for the 2021 F1 racer focus on aerodynamics. “When we started looking at the 2021 car, the primary objective was to enable the... read more

September 14, 2018 by
 
Mercedes-Benz F1 engine efficiency

Mercedes created the world's most efficient racing engine

Mercedes-Benz dominated Formula One in 2017, and part of its success was no doubt due to its latest F1 powertrain. The big news surrounding the engine is the fact it achieves... read more February 27, 2018 by


 
2018 Haas F1 race car

Haas becomes first team to reveal 2018 F1 car

The Haas Formula One team is first on the grid to reveal images of its 2018 F1 car. It sets a standard of what we can expect from other teams with the mandatory requirement... read more February 15, 2018 by


 
Cosworth corporate logo

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... read more July 20, 2017 by


 
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


 
 

 
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