Developments of the Day- 15th July 2018

In the round-up today: Bottas on Mercedes’ level despite winless run; Ferrari engine now F1’s benchmark says Horner; Driver errors costing points unacceptable says Steiner; Ricciardo told Honda decision not guided by emotions; Mercedes announce technical shuffle for 2019; Hulkenberg sees Haas not Mclaren as Renault’s main threat; Williams confident of solving catastrophic rear wing problem; Gasly fears engine gap will decide fight with Sauber. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 15th July 2018

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Developments of the Day- 10th April 2018

In the round-up today: Miami GP gets a go ahead from the City commission; Horner slams 2019 rule changes as manufacturer’s technical directors weigh in on the 2021 rules; Red Bull will intervene in Baku-like situations; Williams chief designer Wood quits as drivers prepare for the Spanish GP; Ferrari try out halo mounted mirrors; Haas beefs up body work to keep it from flying. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 10th April 2018

Developments of the Week

In the round-up: Alonso wins on WEC debut at WEC 6h Spa; Miami GP layout proposed for 2019; Vettel says Raikkonen’s image at Ferrari is distorted by media; Renault starts contract talks with Carlos Sainz; Mercedes open to Haas-style deal with Williams or Force India; Button says Mclaren was wrong  to claim it had best chassis; Renault targets engine step up with new fuel; Sauber says it can be competitive with the low fuel fix; LeClerc says he had to ditch GP2 style driving to deliver breakthrough drive. Continue reading Developments of the Week

Developments of the Day- 27th April 2018

In the round-up today: Mercedes powered teams to allow for longer high engine mode running; Force India tells drivers not to hustle each other; Bottas says he will take more risks from now on; Mercedes implement short term fixes to Baku; Mclaren undergoes reshuffle of technical team, ousts Chief technical officer; Zero issues for Raikkonen as Vettel falters; Ricciardo confident of strong race in Baku; Ecclestone says Hamilton may quit in 2018; Button to compete in WEC this season. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 27th April 2018

Developments of the Day

In the round-up today: Renault disappointed with progress over winter as Sainz explains deficit to Hulkenberg; The real 2018 Mclaren will debut at Spanish GP says Eric Boullier; Alonso’s quit rumours gain ground in Spanish newspapers as Alonso says he doesn’t care about Honda or Ferrari form in F1; Kvyat completes first test with Ferrari and Pirelli; F1 pecking order might change from race to race says Raikkonen; Massa says Williams put money first and hurt its competitiveness. Continue reading Developments of the Day

Developments of the Day- 17th April 2018

In the round-up today: Ricciardo says Red Bull needs more win to convince him to stay; F1 reveals glimpse of 2021 plans as they plan for higher fuel limit, seperate driver weight from the car and higher revs; Renault plans for big engine boost at Canada; F1 set for pitstop tweak; Hamilton was not in best place in China say Mercedes; Alonso admits Vettel fight was not fair; Verstappen gave victory away says Helmut Marko; Barichello gets surgery to remove tumour in neck. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 17th April 2018

Developments of the Day- 14th April 2018

In the round-up today: Renault allows teams to unlock more performance; Hamilton says Red Bull not on the same level as Mercedes and Ferrari; Honda form amazing for F1 says Grosjean as Gasly explains radio message; Alonso says Mclaren the only team to have been flawless so far, insists he will stay at Mclaren;  Force India says it has fundamental issues with the car; F1 must give serious thought to unsafe releases says Force India director as Mclaren is fined for unsafe release; Zak Brown takes CEO role in Mclaren’s restructuring. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 14th April 2018

Developments of the Day- 6th April 2018

In the round-up today: Lewis Hamilton gets 5 place grid penalty; Ricciardo says says Red Bull better than P6; Raikkonen escapes grid penalty but Ferrari fined for unsafe release; Russia joins push for grid girls’ return; F1 teams agree not leak F1 future talks with Liberty; Thinner tyres planned by Pirelli at certain resurfaced tracks;  Mercedes says $150m budget cap not achievable. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 6th April 2018

Developments of the Day- 5th April 2018

In the round-up today: Ferrari four tenths down on Mercedes says Vettel; Hamilton believes Ferrari has matched Mercedes engine power; Alonso says next two months crucial for Mclaren; Grid girls to make a return at Monaco;  Hamilton’s new ‘massive’ contract almost done says Wolff; Bahrain DRS zone extended; Ricciardo wants title even if its means leaving Red Bull; Perez gets new front wing as Ocon misses out, says no worries at the slump in Australia; Hulkenberg says Renault car behind expectations; Haas pit crew shuffled ahead of the Bahrain GP; F1 set for second season of E-Sports as Ferrari opts out of it. Continue reading Developments of the Day- 5th April 2018