F1 http://www.racer.com/f1 Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:39:05 -0800 en-gb F1: Marchione says Alfa Romeo 'must consider' returning http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126068-alfa-romeo-must-consider-f1-return http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126068-alfa-romeo-must-consider-f1-return F1: Marchione says Alfa Romeo

Sergio Marchionne says Alfa Romeo must consider a return to Formula 1 as a constructor to revive its brand with a Ferrari tie-up the most likely scenario. Fiat Chrysler CEO Marchionne, who is also Fe...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:05:08 -0800
F1: Mercedes juniors in 'on merit,' Wolff insists http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126066-mercedes-juniors-in-f1-on-merit http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126066-mercedes-juniors-in-f1-on-merit F1: Mercedes juniors in

Toto Wolff says he is pleased to see young stars earning their place in Formula 1 based on merit after Mercedes-backed drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon secured roles for 2016. Mercedes reserv...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:00:07 -0800
Analysis: Why McLaren's only way is up http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126065-analysis-why-mclaren-s-only-way-is-up http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126065-analysis-why-mclaren-s-only-way-is-up Analysis: Why McLaren

It would be fair to suggest McLaren surely cannot sink any lower than was the case in the 2015 Formula 1 season. In reuniting with Honda, McLaren ushered in what it believed would be a bright new era...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:30:11 -0800
F1: B-spec a strong base, says Hulkenberg http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126047-hulkenberg-b-spec-a-strong-base http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126047-hulkenberg-b-spec-a-strong-base F1: B-spec a strong base, says Hulkenberg

Nico Hulkenberg believes Force India has a solid foundation on which to attack the new Formula 1 season after finally building a good all-round car. The team's introduction of its B-spec car last yea...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:00:12 -0800
F1: Impasse over Italian GP's future http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126043-impasse-over-italian-gp-s-f1-future http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126043-impasse-over-italian-gp-s-f1-future F1: Impasse over Italian GP

Italian Grand Prix bosses are to meet Formula 1 chief Bernie Ecclestone again later this month after a recent meeting to secure Monza's future on the calendar proved inconclusive. Last month, preside...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:30:08 -0800
F1 now 'easier' for new engine manufacturers, Mercedes' Cowell claims http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126039-f1-now-easier-for-new-manufacturers http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126039-f1-now-easier-for-new-manufacturers F1 now

Mercedes' Andy Cowell claims it is "easier" now for a new manufacturer to enter Formula 1 in comparison to the old V8 and V10 eras. Cowell, managing director of Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertra...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:30:06 -0800
F1: Palmer to take more risks in '16 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126037-palmer-keen-to-take-more-risks-in-16 http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126037-palmer-keen-to-take-more-risks-in-16 F1: Palmer to take more risks in

Renault debutant Jolyon Palmer is relieved he will have the chance "to take a few more risks" in Formula 1 this season at the wheel of his own car. Although 2014 GP2 champion Palmer gained considerab...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:00:07 -0800
Why Mercedes has faith in Wehrlein http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126006-why-mercedes-has-faith-in-wehrlein http://www.racer.com/f1/item/126006-why-mercedes-has-faith-in-wehrlein Why Mercedes has faith in Wehrlein

The way 2016 Manor Formula 1 signing Pascal Wehrlein blossomed off and on track in his DTM championship campaign showed why Mercedes has such faith in him. While covering the 2015 DTM season for Auto...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:00:09 -0800
F1: Manor confirms Wehrlein http://www.racer.com/f1/item/125999-manor-announces-wehrlein-deal http://www.racer.com/f1/item/125999-manor-announces-wehrlein-deal F1: Manor confirms Wehrlein

Manor Racing will have use of a Mercedes wind tunnel as part of the deal that brings Pascal Wehrlein into the team for the 2016 Formula 1 season. Mercedes reserve Wehrlein has joined Manor on a one-y...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:00:11 -0800
F1: Engine Red Bull's only question mark http://www.racer.com/f1/item/125995-engine-red-bull-s-only-question-mark http://www.racer.com/f1/item/125995-engine-red-bull-s-only-question-mark F1: Engine Red Bull

Engine performance is Red Bull's only question mark going into the 2016 Formula 1 season according to Daniel Ricciardo, who believes all other elements are back to their best. After a torrid, winless...

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F1 Racing News | Racer.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:30:09 -0800