23rd January 2014, 18:21 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

More customer parts and tyre warmer ban in 2015 23rd January 2014, 18:21

The FIA will permit teams to purchase more car parts in 2015 and ban the use of tyre warmers under new rules proposed today.

FIA proposes new 2014 rules but keeps double points

The FIA World Motor Sport Council has proposed further changes to the F1 rules for 2014 but ignored calls for a rule awarding double points at the final race to be scrapped.

Satellite image shows Russian GP track taking shape

Updated satellite photographs of Sochi reveal the site of this year’s Russian Grand Prix in greater detail.

How McLaren conquered F1′s last turbo era

McLaren stamped their authority on the turbo years, producing some of the most successful cars F1 has ever seen between 1983 and 1988.

F1 “still an aerodynamic formula” – Symonds

Aerodynamics will remain a crucial aspect of F1 car design despite the major changes to the engine regulations, says Williams’ chief technical officer Pat Symonds.

First image of Williams FW36 reveals ‘anteater’ nose

Williams have become the second team to reveal the look of their 2014 F1 car – and the first to show off the design of the widely-debated 2014 noses.

Vandoorne gets McLaren reserve role

McLaren have appointed Young Driver Programme member Stoffel Vandoorne as their F1 reserve driver for the 2014 season.

Fernandes joins critics of double points plan

In the round-up: Double points a “fake fix” ?σΤιΌ?σ Abiteboul says ugly noses need fixing ?σΤιΌ?σ Ecclestone case dropped in New York