Cosworth confirms Lotus split as 2011 Renault engine deal rumours intensify

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Cosworth has announced it will not supply engines to Lotus in 2011. The engine supplier released a statement saying: Cosworth has reached an agreement in principle with Lotus Racing whereby the team?s Cosworth engine supply agreement will come to a conclusion at the end of the current Formula One season. This agreement is subject to … Continue reading Cosworth confirms Lotus split as 2011 Renault engine deal rumours intensify

Rapid pit stop speeds Alonso to victory (Italian Grand Prix analysis)

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Fernando Alonso’s Italian Grand Prix win owed a lot to the speedy work of his pit crew – who he paid tribute to after the race. And low tyre wear allowed drivers to pursue some very unusual strategies. Such as Sebastian Vettel who waited until the final lap to make his mandatory pit stop – … Continue reading Rapid pit stop speeds Alonso to victory (Italian Grand Prix analysis)

Yamamoto mechanic injured (Video)

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One of Sakon Yamamoto’s HRT mechanics was knocked down and injured during his pit stop in today’s Italian Grand Prix. The team released the following statement: Italian Grand Prix in pictures A member of the Hispania Racing, HRT F1 Team, had an incident during Sakon Yamamoto?s pit-stop. He has remained conscious all the time and … Continue reading Yamamoto mechanic injured (Video)

Pastor Maldonado wins GP2 championship

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Pastor Maldonado has been confirmed as GP2 champion following this morning’s sprint race at Monza. The Venezuelan driver ended the race in the barriers at the Parabolica on lap one. But with title rival Sergio Perez only able to finish 13th, Maldonado now has an unbeatable lead in the championship. Despite his less than impressive … Continue reading Pastor Maldonado wins GP2 championship