January 2013 Archives - 5/13 - F1 Fanatic archive

Alonso won’t drive new Ferrari during first test 24th January 2013, 16:27

Fernando Alonso won’t drive Ferrari’s new F1 car at the first test session of the year at Jerez, the team have confirmed.

Kubica tests DTM Mercedes at Valencia

Robert Kubica said he had “no problems whatsoever” as he tested a Mercedes DTM car almost two years since he came close to losing his life in a rally crash

F1′s new V6 engines for 2014 in numbers

F1′s engine rules will have their biggest shake-up in a generation next year. Here’s a quick guide to what will change and what to expect.

Ecclestone: Australia “shouldn’t complain” about fee

Bernie Ecclestone says the Australian Grand Prix organisers “shouldn’t complain” about the cost of holding their race after the fees were leaked.

Glock returns to BMW with DTM test in Valencia

Having lost his F1 seat at Marussia for 2013 Timo Glock returned to BMW to sample an M3 DTM car. Here are pictures of his test at the Valencia circuit in Spain.

Lotus fire up E21 ahead of Monday launch

In the round-up: Listen to Lotus fire up their E21 ahead of its launch on Monday ?σΤιΌ?σ Pirelli would have to use simulator for 2014 tyres

Pirelli plans to give F1 a speed boost 23rd January 2013, 16:10

F1 lap times have been getting slower in recent seasons but that could be about to change as Pirelli plans to give drivers a performance boost this year.

Kubica says he will return to F1 if he feels fit enough

Robert Kubica says he will consider returning to Formula One if the arm he injured in a rally crash in 2011 heals sufficiently.

Pirelli aims for faster laps and more pit stops in 2013

Pirelli say their new range of F1 tyres will produce quicker lap times and more pit stops in 2013.

Wolff plays down ‘Brawn out, Lowe in’ rumours

In the round-up: Lowe in, Brawn and Fry out rumoured at Mercedes ?σΤιΌ?σ Mexican GP could return ?σΤιΌ?σ Australian GP fees revealed ?σΤιΌ?σ Pirelli deny Kobayashi rumour