Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport is reporting that the commercial rights to Formula One have been sold to Liberty Media for $8.5 billion. Does that mean we don’t have to put up with Bernie Ecclestone any more? Not necessarily.
Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for tomorrow’s Italian grand prix at Monza, finishing nearly a full second ahead of the fastest Ferrari.
The Haas Formula One team will introduce a new double wave wing at Monza this weekend, and I will be there to see if it works. Stay tuned!
Championship leader Lewis Hamilton was slammed with a 55 spot grid penalty at Spa after his team changed most of the powertrain components in his car. The penalty will make it difficult for him to maintain his points lead.
Respected motorsports journalist Joe Saward says he is hearing rumors that Apple may be bidding to buy Formula One. Why? It’s all about eye balls.
Bernie Ecclestone says he may cut one or more European races from the calendar as he adds races from obscure locations who have no tradition of motor racing. Today, it’s all about who can stuff the most money into Bernie’s pockets, not competition.
Speaking before Sunday’s Formula One race in Baku, Azerbaijan, Bernie Ecclestone said the city made North America in general and Montreal in particular look like “a shit hole.”
Human rights groups are urging Bernie Ecclestone and Formula One to apply pressure to the government of Azerbaijan to end its pattern of arrests and torture. We are still waiting for a response.
So far in 2917, Ferrari Formula One cars have made much better starts than the cars from Mercedes. Is Ferrari’s unique clutch control a factor in that starting line success?
Formula One will pay its first visit to the city of Baku in Azerbaijan next week. The track is a narrow, concrete lined street circuit with many sharp turns, few straights and no run off areas.
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In 2017, Formula One cars will have a driver protection device known as the Halo that goes over the cockpit. Will it make the cars safer or make it harder for a driver to exit the vehicle after a crash?
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Red Bull will test its new Formula One driver protection device in free practice one in Russia today. It calls its device an “aeroscreen.”
I have been accused of not understanding the current Formula One rules that pertain to tires. After some research, I am forced to conclude that I am guilty as charged.
Next year, Pirelli will introduce new, grippier tires that will help the cars be five seconds a lap faster than this year. But the teams must select which tires they want to use for the first few races before they ever get to drive on them.