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Australian GP to Have Three DRS Zones for More Overtaking
Australian GP to Have Three DRS Zones for More Overtaking

21 Mar 2018, 13:01 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Formula 1 announced the addition of a third drag reduction system activation zone at the Melbourne circuit, to allow for more overtaking

 
Sebastian Vettel Admits F1 Is Boring, But He's OK with That
Sebastian Vettel Admits F1 Is Boring, But He's OK with That

11 Dec 2017, 14:15 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The German Ferrari driver says his wish for the next season is that everybody calmed down, and you can't help feel there was an unspoken f-word in there as well

 
Minivan Trying to Overtake Light Truck Goes to Infinity and Beyond
Minivan Trying to Overtake Light Truck Goes to Infinity and Beyond

16 Dec 2015, 14:34 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The wrong tires and too much enthusiasm when pulling the steering wheel made this minivan take off for a very short journey towards the stars

 
It Takes Three Cars to Stop This Driver Recklessly Overtaking
It Takes Three Cars to Stop This Driver Recklessly Overtaking

11 Dec 2015, 18:12 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Crossing the center line makes overtaking the most dangerous maneuver possible, but for some reason, some drivers insist on making it even more dangerous

 
Turning a Road into a One Way Street Isn’t a Good Idea, Even on a Bike
Turning a Road into a One Way Street Isn’t a Good Idea, Even on a Bike

9 Dec 2015, 18:02 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Motorcycles are indeed very narrow compared to a car, but they're also very fragile, so constantly testing to see if "it will fit" isn't recommended

 
“Overtaking” the Oncoming Car Too Will Hopefully Not Become a New Thing
“Overtaking” the Oncoming Car Too Will Hopefully Not Become a New Thing

8 Dec 2015, 18:08 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / This Saab driver might invoke the excuse of being used to driving on the left-hand-side of the road, but that still wouldn't make it alright

 
Speeding Russian Driver Ends Up In the Ditch
Speeding Russian Driver Ends Up In the Ditch

2 May 2013, 12:37 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / An speeding driver tried to triple overtake two trucks and failed miserably, by hitting the middle lane divider and then bounced off across the road in the ditch. You’ve probably met a guy ...

 
Dumb Russian Driver Thinks He Owns the Streets
Dumb Russian Driver Thinks He Owns the Streets

26 Apr 2013, 15:51 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Watch how a Russian driver is overtaking everybody on the incoming lane and demands that everyone should get out of his way. Overtaking a cue of cars waiting at a red light is not surprising anym...

 
UK Male Drivers Tend to Risk More on Rural Roads
UK Male Drivers Tend to Risk More on Rural Roads

11 Apr 2013, 10:08 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Brake and Direct Line conducted a test on 1,000 UK drivers that revealed men have more chances to cause and accident on rural roads that women. Most drivers are mistaken by thinking rural roads a...

 
UK Driver Taken to Court for Overtaking Four Cars at Once
UK Driver Taken to Court for Overtaking Four Cars at Once

9 Apr 2013, 14:03 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / 61-year-old BMW driver Kenneth McKay from South Shields, United Kingdom, has been prosecuted for inattentive driving after he overtook four vehicles at once, one of them being a police car. The ...

 
137 Overtaking Maneuvers in First 3 Races of 2011
137 Overtaking Maneuvers in First 3 Races of 2011

28 Apr 2011, 06:17 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Bernie Ecclestone must be rubbing his hands after the first few races of the 2011 Formula 1 season, as all the changes he has masterminded for this year's campaign have worked effectively in on...

 
Abu Dhabi and Interlagos Track Changes Announced
Abu Dhabi and Interlagos Track Changes Announced

12 Apr 2011, 07:32 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this season will feature a revised track, following intense criticism from the F1 world after last year's race. The move was confirmed by the circuit's chief execu...

 
Lauda Blasts New Rear Wing in F1
Lauda Blasts New Rear Wing in F1

21 Feb 2011, 08:51 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Formula 1 will debut some interesting new technologies in 2011 – some of which have already been tried on, like the Kinetic Energy Recovery System, but failed due to the rush by which they deb...

 
Alonso, Webber Warn Overtaking Will Not Be Fun in 2011
Alonso, Webber Warn Overtaking Will Not Be Fun in 2011

21 Feb 2011, 08:02 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Fernando Alonso argued that the element that will spice up the competition the most in the 2011 Formula 1 season will not be the adjustable rear wing or the Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS), el...

 
Vettel Thinks Overtaking Will Be Hard in 2011
Vettel Thinks Overtaking Will Be Hard in 2011

16 Feb 2011, 09:40 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / After Fernando Alonso, reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel also believes that overtaking will not be boosted through the 2011 Formula 1 championship, despite the multitude of elements introduce...

 
New Wing Will Not Boost Overtaking - Alonso
New Wing Will Not Boost Overtaking - Alonso

14 Feb 2011, 14:58 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Fernando Alonso is not very convinced that the introduction of the new adjustable rear wing in Formula 1 will make a whole lot of difference in terms of overtaking during the upcoming campaign. A...

 
F1 Drivers Share Mixed Feedback on Adjustable Rear Wing Concept
F1 Drivers Share Mixed Feedback on Adjustable Rear Wing Concept

4 Feb 2011, 08:40 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Now that the majority of the F1 drivers have had the opportunity to test and evaluate the use of the adjustable rear wing during the latest group test in Valencia, their first impressions are consid...

 
Kobayashi Aims for Zero Mistakes in 2011
Kobayashi Aims for Zero Mistakes in 2011

24 Nov 2010, 12:02 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Kamui Kobayashi completed his first full-time campaign in Formula One this season, and what we can honestly wish him is to have as many as possible. And that's because in the short time he has ...

 
Schumacher Receives 10-Place Grid Penalty for Move on Barrichello
Schumacher Receives 10-Place Grid Penalty for Move on Barrichello

2 Aug 2010, 07:20 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Michael Schumacher was handed a ten-position grid penalty by the FIA stewards after the Hungarian Grand Prix, a consequence of the incident between him and Williams-Cosworth racer Rubens Barrichello...

 
Ferrari Want Overtaking Rules Changed in F1
Ferrari Want Overtaking Rules Changed in F1

20 Jul 2010, 10:29 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / It seems every F1 race this season has been accompanied by a row of criticism from one team or another (Ferrari sit on top of the list, nonetheless). The ambiguity of the sporting rules have caused ...