3rd May 2011, 21:28 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Ferrari admit failure to innovate holding them back 3rd May 2011, 21:28

Ferrari’s chief designer says team must ‘rediscover the spirit of innovation which we have lost’

Virgin promise “new direction” with Turkey upgrades

But only Timo Glock will have the full upgrade package in Turkey.

Fiat linked to News Corporation bid for F1

An investment group close to Fiat is considering joining News Corp’s bid to take over Formula 1.

FIA confirms DRS zone details for Istanbul

The FIA has set the zone for the Drag Reduction System for the Turkish Grand Prix.

McLaren: tyres and exhaust key to catching Red Bull

McLaren believe they’re between three and five tenths of a second per lap off Red Bull’s pace.

Williams bringing extensive FW33 update to Turkey

Williams to use new front wings, rear wings and brake ducts after ditching China exhaust upgrade.

Mike Coughlan returns to F1 with Williams

Mike Coughlan, a key figure in the 2007 ‘spygate’ scandal, will return to Formula 1 with Williams.

Sam Michael and Jon Tomlinson to leave Williams at end of 2011

Team’s top engineers Sam Michael and Jon Tomlinson to resign.

Mercedes explain the challenge of Istanbul’s turn eight

Turn eight accounts for 40% of energy put through tyres per lap.

Trulli “struggling a lot with power steering”

In the round-up: Jarno Trulli says fixing his power steering problem should be Lotus’s priority.