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Alonso Shed 6 Kg in Bahrain
Alonso Shed 6 Kg in Bahrain

8 May 2009, 07:33 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Heading back to Europe for the classic rounds of the Formula One championship must be reassuring for most of the drivers in the F1 roster. But when it comes to the crowd's favorite Fernando Alo...

 
Radical Aero Package for BMW F1.09 in Spain
Radical Aero Package for BMW F1.09 in Spain

8 May 2009, 07:02 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / As promised by BMW motorsport director Mario Theissen, BMW Sauber have certainly upped their game ahead of their European debut, at Barcelona. If the F1.09's on-track performances are yet to su...

 
Bridgestone Tire Compounds for Barcelona: Hard/Soft
Bridgestone Tire Compounds for Barcelona: Hard/Soft

6 May 2009, 13:08 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Bridgestone have announced the tire compound for the upcoming Spanish Grand Prix this weekend. As expected, unlike the non-European rounds of the F1 calendar – when track temperatures were con...

 
Ferrari Confirm KERS for Spain GP
Ferrari Confirm KERS for Spain GP

6 May 2009, 10:44 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Ferrari will use the Kinetic Energy Recovery System at F60's European debut in Barcelona. As argued by F1 vice-champion Felipe Massa, the Ferrari challenger has so far proven more competitive w...

 
Raikkonen - A Year After his Last F1 Win
Raikkonen - A Year After his Last F1 Win

6 May 2009, 08:46 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / It's been more than a year since Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen last felt the taste of winning in Formula One. The 2007 champion will return to the scene of his last win in the series this weeke...

 
BMW Will Not Debut Double Diffuser in Spain
BMW Will Not Debut Double Diffuser in Spain

6 May 2009, 07:58 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / BWM Sauber will not debut their own-developed version of the double diffuser in Barcelona. Although the Hinwil based team have announced a major update of their aerodynamic package for the Spanish G...

 
Alonso Expects Big Points in Spain
Alonso Expects Big Points in Spain

5 May 2009, 12:38 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Fernando Alonso admitted that heading back to Spain for the first European rounds of this year's Formula 1 championship can only motivate him to finally bring home some big points for Renault. ...

 
BMW Will Not Run KERS in Barcelona
BMW Will Not Run KERS in Barcelona

5 May 2009, 09:34 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / For the first time this season, BMW Sauber will not use their Kinetic Energy Recovery System during a grand prix weekend. Mario Theissen, motorsport director of BMW, today confirmed that neither Nic...

 
Toyota Revise Aero Package for Barcelona
Toyota Revise Aero Package for Barcelona

4 May 2009, 15:06 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / As all teams are preparing plenty of new aerodynamic features for their European debut next weekend, Toyota are certainly no exception from that rule. Having previously tested at Barcelona during th...

 
BMW F1.09 May Lack Double Diffuser in Barcelona
BMW F1.09 May Lack Double Diffuser in Barcelona

4 May 2009, 10:12 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / BMW Sauber are not yet certain about a potential debut of their double diffuser at Barcelona next weekend. While confirming they are working on the new feature flat-out, BMW's motorsport direct...

 
Renault Confirm Non-KERS for Barcelona & Monaco
Renault Confirm Non-KERS for Barcelona & Monaco

29 Apr 2009, 09:49 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / While announcing a revised package for the Spanish Grand Prix, Renault have confirmed they will not use the Kinetic Energy Recovery System during the upcoming two races. The move seems quite logical...

 
Kubica Pesimistic of BMW's European Package
Kubica Pesimistic of BMW's European Package

28 Apr 2009, 13:13 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / If there's one driver entitled to be aggrieved with his team this year, Robert Kubica would definitely fit the description. After BMW Sauber practically “abandoned” him during the l...

 
Williams Disappointed with Non-European Season
Williams Disappointed with Non-European Season

28 Apr 2009, 12:07 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Williams F1 team has so far scored only 3.5 points in the constructors' classification, after the first 4 races of the season. Considering the high hopes the Grove-based team have put into thei...

 
BMW Announce Major Package for Barcelona
BMW Announce Major Package for Barcelona

27 Apr 2009, 12:55 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / BMW Sauber motorsport director Mario Theissen believes his team's situation in the championship could make a positive turn at the upcoming event in Barcelona, as the Hinwil based team is schedu...

 
Klien and Wurz to Miss Spanish GP
Klien and Wurz to Miss Spanish GP

15 Apr 2009, 12:16 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / BMW Sauber's Christian Klien will not be present at Formula 1's opening European round this season, in Barcelona. The Austrian driver already received the go-ahead from the BMW team offici...

 
McLaren Deny KERS Issues
McLaren Deny KERS Issues

8 Apr 2009, 12:13 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / McLaren have played down rumors that their Kinetic Energy Recovery System is what draws them back on the development of the MP4-24. Test and reserve driver Pedro de la Rosa argued that, if KERS had ...

 
Barrichello Tips Brawn GP for Aussie Win
Barrichello Tips Brawn GP for Aussie Win

23 Mar 2009, 14:10 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Brawn GP should not be counted out when speaking about race wins this season! Of course, this is not us talking – not that we don't agree – but F1 veteran Rubens Barrichello. Talkin...

 
Williams F1 to Axe Skate Fins
Williams F1 to Axe Skate Fins

18 Mar 2009, 08:52 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Williams F1 have decided to bring some slight revisions to their aerodynamic package for the FW31 as a result of the latest meeting between the team's officials and FIA's race director Cha...

 
Lewis Hamilton Crashes McLaren MP4-24 Again, in Barcelona
Lewis Hamilton Crashes McLaren MP4-24 Again, in Barcelona

12 Mar 2009, 09:35 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / McLaren Mercedes' awful pace continued on Wednesday, despite the return of reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton into the MP4-24 cockpit. The Englishman did not have any more success than team...

 
Brawn GP Smashes Lap Record at Barcelona
Brawn GP Smashes Lap Record at Barcelona

12 Mar 2009, 08:46 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Finding a title sponsor to back their 2009 campaign in Formula One suddenly doesn't seem that tougher of a job for Brawn GP anymore. Not if we consider the latest performances of the BGP 001 du...