Posted on July 8, 2010

A year after the ill fated USF1 programme to get an American Formula 1 team, the Cypher Group has officially submitted an entry to be the 13th team on the grid next year. They will be competing for the place alongside ex-Benetton team manager Joan Villadelprat’s Epsilon Euskadi and Stefan GP. The conditions are tough though, with ART GP deciding this week not to submit an entry. The winning bid will be announced in a few weeks time. “We have officially submitted our candidature and hope that we will shortly be selected by the FIA as the 13th entry in More…

Posted on October 8, 2009

There has been a lot of talk about the US F1 team lately, including Bernie Ecclestone suggesting that the team might not make it onto the grid next season. Many existing teams in the F1 paddock seem to be sceptical as well. There have been rumours that the factory is empty, that they have had little contact with Cosworth, that one of the sponsors didn’t materialise and the team are well behind. As I posted the other day, the Sauber team is watching the situation carefully because its only chance of getting a slot on the grid next year is More…

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