Toro Rosso’s Carlos Sainz fears he and some other Formula One drivers have had to lose so much weight before the season starts, to compensate for heavier cars, that they risk compromising their health.
Formula One drivers are calling for a new safety device to be installed in their cockpits from 2017, hoping the so-called “halo” will prevent the lethal threat posed by flying debris.
Formula One has performed a U-turn and put mid-race refuelling, banned in 2010 and voted against by teams only last year, back on the discussion agenda among other proposed changes for 2017.
Formula One cars could be up to 25 percent noisier this season due to new exhaust regulations aimed at turning up the volume, Williams technical head Pat Symonds said on Friday.
Jaguar will leap back on to the world motorsport stage next year with the British luxury car brand announcing on Tuesday it was entering the Formula E electric racing series.
Spain’s Jorge Lorenzo claimed his third MotoGP world championship with victory at the Valencia Grand Prix on Sunday as he withstood Yamaha teammate Valentino Rossi’s charge through the field.
Nico Rosberg gained some consolation for his grievances Sunday when he outpaced Mercedes team-mate and newly-crowned triple world champion Lewis Hamilton to win the Mexican Grand Prix.
Defending champion Lewis Hamilton secured his third world title in dramatic fashion on Sunday when he took victory in a roller-coaster, stop-start, wet-and-dry United States Grand Prix.
Despite the availability of the same enterprise-grade application from other vendors, the Lotus F1 Team chose Microsoft Dynamics to replace their already-aging ERP (enterprise resource planning) system.
Lewis Hamilton took full advantage of his Mercedes’ team-mate Nico Rosberg’s mechanical misfortunes to seize a commanding victory in Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix and take a massive step towards a third driver’s crown.