Category Archives: News

Messages about common news about Formula 1.

Season 2016 Preview

Calendar

Round Date Grand Prix Circuit
1. 20 March Australia Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2. 3 April Bahrain Bahrain International Circuit
3. 17 April China Shanghai International Circuit
4. 1 May Russia Sochi International Street Circuit
5. 15 May Spain Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
6. 29 May Monaco Circuit de Monaco
7. 12 June Canada Circuit Gilles Villeneuve
8. 19 June Azerbaijan Baku City Circuit
9. 3 July Austria Red Bull Ring
10. 10 July Great Britain Silverstone Circuit
11. 24 July Hungary Hungaroring
12. 31 July Germany Hockenheimring
13. 28 August Belgium Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps
14. 4 September Italy Autodromo Nazionale Monza
15. 18 September Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit
16. 2 October Malaysia Sepang International Circuit
17. 9 October Japan Suzuka Circuit
18. 23 October United States Circuit of the Americas
19. 30 October Mexican Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez
20. 13 November Brazil Autódromo José Carlos Pace
21. 27 November Abu Dhabi Yas Marina Circuit

Teams, Cars and Drivers

Teams Cars Drivers
Ferrari SF16-H Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Räikkönen
Force India VJM09 Sergio Pérez, Nico Hülkenberg
Haas VF-16 Romain Grosjean, Esteban Gutiérrez
Manor MRT05 Pascal Wehrlein, Rio Haryanto
McLaren MP4-31 Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button
Mercedes F1 W07 Hybrid Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton
Red Bull RB12 Daniel Ricciardo, Daniil Kvyat
Renault RS16 Kevin Magnussen, Jolyon Palmer
Sauber C35 Marcus Ericsson, Felipe Nasr
Toro Rosso STR11 Max Verstappen, Carlos Sainz Jr.
Williams FW38 Felipe Massa, Valtteri Bottas

Updates

March 16, 2016
Added Final 2016 Race Livery Renault F1 Team RS16

March 1, 2016
Added Sauber F1 Team C35 and Scuderia Toro Rosso STR11

February 22, 2016
Added Mercedes AMG F1 Team F1 W07 Hybrid, McLaren-Honda MP4-31, Haas F1 Team VF-16, Force India F1 Team VJM09 and Manor Racing MRT05

February 19, 2016
Added Scuderia Ferrari SF16-H, Red Bull Racing RB12 and Williams F1 Team FW38

February 3, 2016
Added Renault F1 Team RS16

Advertisements

Season 2015 Preview

Calendar

Round Date Grand Prix Circuit
1. 15 March Australia Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2. 29 March Malaysia Sepang International Circuit
3. 12 April China Shanghai International Circuit
4. 19 April Bahrain Bahrain International Circuit
5. 10 May Spain Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
6. 24 May Monaco Circuit de Monaco
7. 7 June Canada Circuit Gilles Villeneuve
8. 21 June Austria Red Bull Ring
9. 5 July Great Britain Silverstone Circuit
10. 19 July Germany
11. 26 July Hungary Hungaroring
12. 23 August Belgium Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps
13. 6 September Italy Autodromo Nazionale Monza
14. 20 September Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit
15. 27 September Japan Suzuka Circuit
16. 11 October Russia Sochi International Street Circuit
17. 25 October United States Circuit of the Americas
18. 1 November Mexican Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez
18. 15 November Brazil Autódromo José Carlos Pace
20. 29 November Abu Dhabi Yas Marina Circuit


Teams, Cars and Drivers

Teams Cars Drivers
Ferrari SF15-T Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Räikkönen
Force India VJM08 Nico Hülkenberg, Sergio Pérez
Lotus E23 Hybrid Romain Grosjean, Pastor Maldonado
McLaren Honda MP4-30 Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button
Mercedes F1 W06 Hybrid Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton
Red Bull Racing RB11 Daniel Ricciardo, Daniil Kvyat
Sauber C34 Marcus Ericsson, Felipe Nasr
Toro Rosso STR10 Max Verstappen, Carlos Sainz Jr.
Williams FW37 Felipe Massa, Valtteri Bottas


Updates

Februari 2, 2015
Added the Presentation for the Scuderia Toro Rosso STR10, the Mercedes AMG F1 Team F1 W06 Hybrid, the Williams F1 Team FW37 and the Test Livery for the Red Bull Racing RB11.

Januari 30, 2015
Added the Presentation for the Sauber F1 Team C34 and the Scuderia Ferrari SF15-T.

Januari 29, 2015
Added the Presentation for the McLaren-Honda MP4-30.

Januari 22, 2015
This is the first version. As soon as the Presentations are done, they will be put in this blog.

Season 2014 Preview

Calendar

Round Date Grand Prix Circuit
1. 16 March Australia Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2. 30 March Malaysia Sepang International Circuit
3. 6 April Bahrain Bahrain International Circuit
4. 20 April China Shanghai International Circuit
5. 11 May Spain Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya
6. 25 May Monaco Circuit de Monaco
7. 8 June Canada Circuit Gilles Villeneuve
8. 22 June Austria Red Bull Ring
9. 6 July Great Britain Silverstone Circuit
10. 20 July Germany Hockenheimring
11. 27 July Hungary Hungaroring
12. 24 August Belgium Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps
13. 7 September Italy Autodromo Nazionale Monza
14. 21 September Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit
15. 5 October Japan Suzuka Circuit
16. 12 October Russia Sochi International Street Circuit
17. 2 November United States Circuit of the Americas
18. 9 November Brazil Autódromo José Carlos Pace
19. 23 November Abu Dhabi Yas Marina Circuit


Teams, Cars and Drivers

Teams Cars Drivers
Caterham CT05 Marcus Ericsson, Kamui Kobayashi
Ferrari F14 T Fernando Alonso, Kimi Räikkönen
Force India VJM07 Nico Hülkenberg, Sergio Pérez
Lotus E22 Romain Grosjean, Pastor Maldonado
Marussia MR03 Jules Bianchi, Max Chilton
McLaren MP4-29 Jenson Button, Kevin Magnussen
Mercedes F1 W05 Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg
Red Bull Racing RB10 Daniel Ricciardo, Sebastian Vettel
Sauber C33 Esteban Gutiérrez, Adrian Sutil
Toro Rosso STR9 Daniil Kyvat, Jean-Éric Vergne
Williams FW36 Valtteri Bottas, Felipe Massa


Updates

March 8, 2014
The link to the presentation and a picture of the official Martini Livery for the Williams F1 Team FW36 have been added.

Februari 20, 2014
The link to the presentation and a picture of the Lotus F1 Team E22 have been added.

Januari 31, 2014
The link to the presentation and a picture of the Marussia F1 Team MR03 have been added.

Januari 30, 2014
The link to the presentation and a picture of the Williams F1 Team FW36 have been added.

Januari 29, 2014
The link to the presentation and a picture of the Caterham F1 Team CT05 have been added.

Januari 28, 2014
The links to the presentation and pictures of the Mercedes AMG F1 Team F1 W05, Red Bull Racing RB10 and Force India F1 Team VJM07 have been added.

Januari 27, 2014
The link to the presentation and a picture of the Scuderia Toro Rosso STR9 have been added.

Januari 26, 2014
The Teams, Cars and Drivers and also links to the presentations of McLaren MP4-29, Scuderia Ferrari F14 T and Sauber F1 Team C33 have been added.

December 18, 2013
This is the first version. As soon as the teams, drivers and cars are definitive they will be put in this preview.

Caterham passes 2014 FIA crash tests

Caterham is the second team to announce that it has passed the relevant FIA crash tests with its 2014 chassis.

“We have successfully completed the two crash tests for homologation of our 2014 chassis,” said the team via Twitter. “Great news for us.”

Read the whole story on GPUpdate.net

Caterhm F1 Team

FIA opens selection process for new team

The FIA has opened a selection process for a new team to join the Formula 1 grid from as early as the 2015 campaign, a move that would bring the number of outfits involved in the sport back up to 12.

Interested parties have been requested to register “a formal expression of interest” with the governing body’s Secretariat by 5pm CET on Friday January 3, following which each party will be given further details.

“The FIA has decided to open a new selection process to identify a candidate team to participate at a competitive level in the FIA Formula One World Championship from the start of the 2015 or the 2016 season up to 2020 inclusive,” read a statement issued by the governing body on Wednesday evening.

“The overall long-term interests of the Championship will determine which candidates are selected.”

Read the whole story on GPUpdate.net

FIA

Sauber’s 2014 F1 Chassis passes crash test

Sauber has confirmed that its 2014 F1 chassis, the C33, was officially homologated this week after passing the FIA’s stringent crash tests.

Read the whole story on GPUpdate.net

Sauber F1 Team

Budget Cap to be introduced in 2015

Formula 1 will introduce a budget cap from the start of 2015, with basic terms being agreed at a meeting of the sport’s Strategy Group and Commission in Paris on Monday.

A working group will now be put together to determine the finer details of the cuts, including representatives from governing body the FIA and commercial rights holder FOM, and Formula 1 team members.

A deadline for the regulations to be decided in full has been set as June of next year.

The concept, which has long been under discussion, was put under the spotlight once more this season, with a number of teams admitting to financial struggles.

Read the whole story on GPUpdate.net