28/02/2017 Rivals rejected ‘shark fin’ ban – Horner Feb.28 (GMM) Christian Horner says fellow team bosses rejected his appeal for the 'shark wing' engine cover fins seen on the 2017 cars to be banned.
The aggressive, 'sexier' look of the […]
26/11/2017 McLaren stands firm on shark fin ‘veto’ Nov.26 (GMM) McLaren is standing firm on its 'veto' about F1's shark fin-style engine covers for 2018.
Originally, the FIA banned the aesthetically-questionable appendages for next year, […]
25/11/2017 McLaren ‘veto’ means shark fins banned for 2018 Nov.25 (GMM) McLaren has thrown a spanner in the works as rival formula one teams design their cars for 2018.
Earlier, the FIA declared that for 2018, the controversial 'shark fin' […]
05/05/2015 Lauda insists ‘no fifth engine’ in 2015 May 5 (GMM) Drivers will not be allowed to use a fifth 'power unit' in 2015 and escape penalty, according to Niki Lauda. That is despite Red Bull team boss Christian Horner saying less […]
09/04/2017 FIA moves to stop ‘T-wing’ flexing Apr.9 (GMM) The FIA has targeted the unpopular engine cover 'T-wings' and fins, with a view to ridding F1 of them in the future.
That plan is also backed by new F1 sporting boss Ross […]
14/03/2017 F1 looks to ban extra wings – Surer Mar.14 (GMM) F1 looks set to ban the 'shark fin' appendages that will fill the Melbourne grid next weekend.
The fins, extending from the rear of the engine cover, "calm the air in front […]
15/03/2015 Marko already predicting ‘dull’ season Mar.15 (GMM) At the very first race of the 2015 season, Dr Helmut Marko has predicted a "dull" world championship. "Mercedes superiority has become even stronger," the Red Bull official […]
26/04/2017 F1 bans ‘shark fins’ for 2018 Apr.26 (GMM) F1's strategy group has voted to ban the unpopular 'shark fins' and 'T-wings' for the 2018 season.
That is the claim of multiple authoritative media sources, including […]
16/09/2017 T-wings banned for 2018 but shark fins staying Sep.16 (GMM) The shark fins are staying, but F1 fans can wave goodbye to unseemly 'T-wings' in 2018.
That is the news out of Singapore with regards to tweaks to the 2018 technical […]
08/10/2015 Mateschitz wants engine crisis solution in October Oct.8 (GMM) Dietrich Mateschitz has now set a target for the end of Red Bull's current engine crisis, and it is looming fast. "Sometime in late October," the owner of Red Bull Racing and […]