2016 F1 season articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Nasr and Ericsson to stay at Sauber for 2016 23rd July 2015, 11:05

Sauber has announced it will keep the same driver line-up for 2016 as Felipe Nasr and Marcus Ericsson will remain at the team.

Raikkonen ‘will lose Ferrari seat to Bottas next year’ 17th July 2015, 9:46

Kimi Raikkonen will lose his Ferrari seat to Valtteri Bottas in 2016, according to Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport.

The winners from F1’s superlicence points change 15th July 2015, 12:22

Dozens of drivers have gained from the FIA’s superlicence points changes – but how many of them are actually likely to end up racing in F1 in future?

Who can race in F1 in 2016? Revised superlicence points totals

Only drivers who rack up 40 superlicence points will be able to race in F1 from 2016. How many have already got enough? F1 Fanatic has crunched the numbers.

DTM, WTCC and more added to F1 licence system 10th July 2015, 23:27

The FIA has overhauled its new F1 superlicence points structure which will now give credit to drivers who compete in touring cars, karting and other single-seater championships.

2016 F1 calendar features 21 rounds including Baku

Azerbaijan’s first round of the Formula One world championship, to be called the European Grand Prix, will increase the 2016 F1 calendar to 21 races.

FIA plans imminent driver aid ban followed by louder engines and increased downforce 2nd July 2015, 18:45

The FIA has vowed to ban ‘driver aids’ in three races’ time as the first step in a package of changes to overhaul F1.

Strategy Group plans return of refuelling, free tyre choice and cars ‘five seconds quicker’ 15th May 2015, 14:46

The Formula One Strategy Group has announced plans to make F1 cars at least five seconds per lap faster by 2017, when in-race refuelling will also return.

Lotus boss expects German Grand Prix return in 2016 20th March 2015, 14:46

Lotus deputy team principal Federico Gastaldi expects the German Grand Prix to return to the calendar next year following its late disappearance from the 2015 schedule.

Haas hires key technical staff for F1 team 10th March 2015, 16:03

Haas F1 team, which will make its debut in the 2016 F1 season, has announced three key hirings to its technical team.

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