Pirelli is all set to replace Bridgestone as Formula1’s sole tyre supplier from 2011 according to reports. Pirelli was locked in a battle with former tyre suppliers Michelin for the deal. The (FOTA) Formula One Teams Association meanwhile are believed to have voted in favour of Pirelli. The FIA and Formula One Management will work [...]
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Jenson Button claimed his second victory of 2010 by winning the rain-affected Chinese GP at Shanghai today. Lewis Hamilton rounded off a Mclaren one two and Nico Rosberg followed them in his Mercedes. Hamilton was easily the fastest man on track and he made his way through more than ten cars to claim second place. [...]
Red Bull are on a role here and definitely the team to beat in 2010. Sebastian Vettel claimed his third pole in four races with a spectacular flying lap in the final moments at the qualifying for Chinese GP at Shanghai. Mark Webber put up a fight but managed the second fastest time, 0.248sec behind [...]
I know what you are thinking – Oh dear here goes the downsizing again. Even Formula Chevrolets run on 1600cc but wait till you hear this. Renault introduced turbocharged 1500cc engines way back in 1977 (banned in 1989) and these tiny engines produced over 1000bhp, some even producing as much as 1500bhp! That is some [...]
Fernando Alonso led a Ferrari 1-2 at the season opening Bahrain GP, thereby taking the 22nd victory of his career. Hamilton took third behind Massa. Polesitter Vettel could only manage 4th after his Red Bull showed some problems with 20 laps to go. It was Ferrari’s first one-two since the French Grand Prix in June [...]
Ferrari are the first team to launch their F1 contender. Codenamed F10, the challenger was revealed on Thursday at Maranello.
This is the F1 track that India will get, Wheelosphere can reveal. This is the next big step for Indian motorsports as it makes its entry into the elite club of F1. The previous new entrants were Abu Dhabi, Shanghai and Bahrain. The track is designed by F1 legendary track designer Hermann Tilke and features [...]