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McLaren not satisfied with start to 2010 season

I was interested over the weekend to see that McLaren's preview to the Chinese Grand Prix features team boss Martin Whitmarsh saying that the team's start to the season has not met its expectations. So …

12 Apr 2010   |  9:10 am GMT  |  73 comments
Rueful Sauber looking for answers to poor performance

Peter Sauber has just issued a Q & A with himself about the team's poor start to the season and the changeover in the technical department with ex Force India technical director James Key coming …

08 Apr 2010   |  9:33 am GMT  |  61 comments
Vettel starts title race as Red Bull dominates Sepang

After leading but failing to win the first two Grands Prix Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian Grand Prix today at Sepang, thanks to a bold pass on his team mate the pole sitter Mark Webber …

04 Apr 2010   |  11:34 am GMT  |  240 comments
McLaren’s Dennis says he’s “Moved on” from F1 as he launches supercar

Ron Dennis launched the new McLaren roadcar the MP4/12 today and said that he had "moved on from F1". Dennis's career in F1 was full of success punctuated by some short bouts of uncompetitiveness, like the …

19 Mar 2010   |  12:28 am GMT  |  128 comments
Lotus evoke past glories as new adventure is launched

Lotus unveiled their new team, car and drivers in London this evening. It was a professional and understated presentation, the key themes were passion and heritage rather than promises and hype. Team boss Tony Fernandes is …

12 Feb 2010   |  9:00 pm GMT  |  78 comments
Has Force India got the downforce to challenge?

Today saw the penultimate launch of the 'established' teams in Formula 1. Force India unveiled their VJM03 to the world and tomorrow it will run for the first time in the test at Jerez. Tonio …

09 Feb 2010   |  7:41 pm GMT  |  52 comments
Lotus F1 hire race winners for F1 assault

The new Lotus F1 team has revealed the scale of its ambition by announcing that Jarno Trulli and Heikki Kovalainen, both race winners in F1, will drive for the team in its debut season next …

14 Dec 2009   |  12:35 pm GMT  |  56 comments
Lotus F1 boss Fernandes to give keynote at Monaco forum

Tony Fernandes, the team Principal of the new Lotus F1 team will deliver the keynote address on the first day of the 2009 Motor Sport Business Forum in Monaco. All eyes will be on the Grimaldi …

04 Dec 2009   |  11:48 am GMT  |  53 comments
Sauber back on the F1 grid as FIA offers him Toyota’s slot

Toyota's adventure in F1 is now well and truly over as the FIA today granted Peter Sauber the 13th slot on the grid - unlucky for some. A statement issued by the FIA this evening said, …

03 Dec 2009   |  11:31 pm GMT  |  24 comments
TAG Heuer celebrates 25 years with McLaren

The McLaren Technology Centre hosted a celebration last night of TAG Heuer's 25th anniversary as a sponsor of the McLaren team. And today they announced an extension to one of sport's longest sponsorship deals. From McLaren's …

03 Dec 2009   |  7:23 pm GMT  |  15 comments
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