Category: ‘Formula One’

James Allison Joins Mercedes F-1 Team
February 16th, 2017 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport announced James Allison will join the team, effective March 1. Allison is a highly distinguished Formula One engineer who has won world championships with both Ferrari and Renault, in addition to holding senior...

Q&A: Haas F1 Team Owner Gene Haas
February 11th, 2017 at 3:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Haas F1 Team owner Gene Haas watched his new Formula One team put together a solid debut season in 2016. (Haas F1 Team Photo) KANNAPOLIS, N.C. - Serial entrepreneur and machine tool magnate Gene Haas enjoyed an incredible first year as a Formula One team owner. The Haas F1 Team silenced...

Formula One drivers vote against halo cockpit protection device
February 3rd, 2017 at 10:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** Will the Formula One head protection system dubbed the Halo ever be approved? The FIA had already shelved the device despite originally wanting to introduce it this year, and now a poll with drivers is casting further doubt on the future of the safety feature. FIA contacted 22 F1 drivers on...

Lewis Hamilton Wins Second World Championship with Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Victory
November 24th, 2014 at 1:51 AM
The 2014 Formula One season came to a close Sunday with the Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with double points on the line. Lewis Hamilton drove a flawless race to score his 11th victory of the season and his second career World Championship. ***PHOTO1*** Hamilton won his first F1 championship back...

Nico Rosberg Wins in Brazil to Keep F1 World Championship Pressure on Lewis Hamilton
November 10th, 2014 at 1:39 AM
Nico Rosberg won the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday at Interlagos in Sao Paulo to gain seven points and pull within 17 points of his Mercedes teammate, Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton finished second in the race. If he has the same result at the double-points finale at Abu Dhabi in two...