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F1Jan Magnussen sits down or an in-depth, two-part exploration into his life growing up in Denmark and career racing in Formula 1 ( pictured above at the announcement of his signing with Jackie Stewart s F1 team for 1997, and below in his debut with McLaren in 1995 ), DTM, IndyCar, NASCAR, ALMS, IMSA, and more. And then there s all that went wrong on the grand prix trail, raising his young son Kevi.

Monday, 14 August 2017.

Honda could deliver as many as three more power unit specifications for McLaren to race this season, according to its head of F1 project Yusuke Hasegawa. McLaren has been putting pressure on Honda to deliver rapid performance improvements following an uncompetitive and unreliable start to the season. While a good step forward was made with the second specification of power unit – run for the firs.

Monday, 14 August 2017.

Ferrari s 3.0-liter flat-12 Formula 1 engine delivered six wins for 1979 world champion Jody Scheckter and his teammate Gilles Villeneuve in the back of Maranello s 312T4 chassis. Nearly 40 years after its time in F1 came to an end, Villeneuve s car is still in action on the vintage racing circuit, where we captured this brief but glorious warm-up and drive-off before it goes into action at the R.

Monday, 14 August 2017.

New Sauber boss Frederic Vasseur insists the team does not need a transformation following the departure of Monisha Kaltenborn. Sauber has been struggling financially for a number of years but the takeover by Longbow Finance last summer allowed the team to expand and work with more certainty. However, a disagreement between Kaltenborn and the team owners over Sauber s future direction saw the for.

Monday, 14 August 2017.

Talks between Valtteri Bottas and Mercedes regarding the Finn s future started before the Hungarian Grand Prix, with Toto Wolff wanting a decision by the end of the European season. Bottas was signed as Nico Rosberg s replacement over the winter after the 2016 world champion s shock decision to retire from the sport with immediate effect at the end of last year. While Bottas has impressed â secur.

Saturday, 12 August 2017.

While Formula 1 and NASCAR team owner Gene Haas has talked up the benefits of synergy between the two operations, possibly even including giving his NASCAR drivers a chance to sample F1 cars, the cultural gap between the two disciplines is still a significant hurdle for some. Asked at this weekend s NASCAR round at Michigan whether he would like to try one of Haas F1 s cars ( below ), Stewart-Haa.

Friday, 11 August 2017.

Christian Horner has challenged Red Bull to try and outscore Ferrari after the summer break as it continues to improve its car. Red Bull started the season off the pace from Ferrari and Mercedes as a result of correlation issues between its simulations and the track. However, it has improved its performance since the Spanish Grand Prix and closed the gap to the leading two, taking advantage of a.

Friday, 11 August 2017.

Esteban Ocon says he has to work harder than Sergio Perez to be able to compete with his Force India teammate due to his lack of experience in Formula 1. Following an impressive run of races for Manor at the end of last season â after replacing Rio Haryanto from the Belgian Grand Prix onward â Ocon was signed by Force India on a multi-year contract as a replacement for Nico Hulkenberg. The French.

Friday, 11 August 2017.

Kimi Raikkonen believes it is too simplistic to view specific circuits as favoring Ferrari or Mercedes heading into the second part of the season. Mercedes currently leads the constructors championship by 39 points having taken six wins from the opening 11 races, with Ferrari winning on four occasions and Red Bull once. However, Ferrari has secured one-two results on tight circuits in both Monac.

Thursday, 10 August 2017.

A lot can happen in five months. From pre-season testing at the end of February to the final race before the mid-season break at the end of July, Formula 1 has been going through one of its most exciting periods in years. Following a spell of Mercedes domination over the past few seasons, 2017 has developed into a real championship battle between two of the sport s heavyweight constructors, and y.

Thursday, 10 August 2017.

Lewis Hamilton names Williams and Ferrari as the only teams he would be interested in racing for in Formula 1, but he doesn t believe either could match the environment he has at Mercedes. Having spent his whole career prior to 2013 with McLaren, the 32-year-old Hamilton has enjoyed huge success since joining Mercedes, winning two of his three world championships and 36 races over the past four a.

Thursday, 10 August 2017.

Romain Grosjean insists he is happy to remain with Haas unless he gets the opportunity to move to a team capable of fighting for the world championship. The Frenchman joined Haas for its first season in Formula 1 last year, and scored all 29 of the team s points. This year he has another 18 points to his name as Haas has already matched last season s tally, and team owner Gene Haas has said he wi.

Thursday, 10 August 2017.

Development of the Halo cockpit protection device by teams will focus on limiting the aerodynamic impact rather than on aesthetics. Following a meeting of the Strategy Group last month it was confirmed that the Halo will be introduced in 2018, with the FIA forcing through the move on safety grounds. Despite the Halo being supplied by one single manufacturer, teams will have the ability to add fai.

Wednesday, 09 August 2017.

Mika Hakkinen will he get behind the wheel of Emerson Fittipaldi s 1974 world championship-winning McLaren M23 at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on August 17-20. Hakkinen is filling in for Jenson Button, who was originally slated to drive the McLaren M23. The Flying Finn drove 130 Grands Prix for the McLaren team between 1993 and 2001, winning 20 of them, and.

Wednesday, 09 August 2017.

Honda has to be proud of the progress it has made with its power unit during 2017 but should not have started so far behind its rivals, according to program chief Yusuke Hasegawa. While McLaren was expecting a big step forward in performance from Honda during the off-season, the new power unit proved to be both unreliable and uncompetitive when pre-season testing got underway at the end of Febr.

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