Daniil Kvyat, Red Bull, Yas Marina, 2015

Red Bull “very positive” over Renault gains

F1 Fanatic Round-upPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

In the round-up: Red Bull are encouraged by the progress Renault are making with their revised power unit for 2016.

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Comment of the day

Daniil Kvyat grandstand, Sochi Autodrom, 2015
F1 draws bigger crowds at some races than others
There have been many smart and thought-provoking responses to this week’s poll on F1’s popularity so far and more are likely to be featured in Comment of the Day over the rest of the week. Here’s one of them:

I think one of the most important factor is that the car culture is losing importance within the younger generations.

My son has no interest whatsoever in cars. His iPad/iPhone is much more important to him his father’s car. In Australia, the automotive industry has a date to die and, as far I can observe, most people don’t care too much about that.

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On this day in F1

Happy birthday to Jenson Button who is 36 today.