F1 (Round 4): Results and Highlights of the 2020 Formula 1 Pirelli British Grand Prix

♦ Nico Hulkenberg, replacing Sergio Perez who tested positive for COVID-19 and had to self-isolate, had a bad day. Just before the race was due to start, the pink BWT Racing Point car could not start and the Power Unit could not be fixed in time, he dropped out. He had performed well in qualifying […]

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F1 (Round 4): Preview and Starting Grid of the 2020 Pirelli Formula 1 British Grand Prix

Race starts at 2:10 pm British time/9:10 pm Malaysian time Following the first three rounds of the delayed 2020 Formula 1 World Championship, this weekend sees the teams at Silverstone in England. The 2020 Pirelli Formula 1 British Grand Prix will be the first of two that will be held at the 72-year old circuit, […]

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Formula E 2020

Formula E resumes on August 5 with 6 rounds over 9 days!

As with Formula 1, Formula E – the all-electric single-seater championship – had its schedule suspended after the COVID-19 pandemic forced lockdowns in many countries. Five rounds were run since the sixth season started in November last year and the last race was held in Marrakesh at the end of February (below). Now after a […]

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Lewis Hamilton

F1 (Round 3): Results and Highlights of the 2020 Formula 1 Aramco Hungarian Grand Prix

♦ 25 minutes before the race was to start, Max Verstappen slid into a barrier at the tricky Turn 12! The RB16’s nose cone and front wing were damaged and he rushed back to the pits for repairs, which were completed in time for the race start. ♦ As the track seemed to be drying […]

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Lewis Hamilton

F1 (Round 3): Preview and Starting Grid of the 2020 Formula 1 Aramco Hungarian Grand Prix

Race starts at 3:10 pm in Hungary/9:10 pm in Malaysia After two weekends at the Red Bull Ring in Austria, the F1 teams travelled 420 kms to the next venue on the calendar, Hungaroring in Hungary. The 2020 Hungarian Grand Prix (which has the official event title of 2020 Formula 1 Aramco Magyar Nagydij) is […]

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Panasonic Jaguar Racing Formula E

Technology from road car to racing car

Very often, you would read about how technology developed for racing cars eventually gets transferred to production models sold to the public. The new technology has been proven in the extreme conditions of racing and before it is used in production models, it is refined and most importantly, tested thoroughly for durability and reliability. But […]

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F1 (Round 2): Results and Highlights of the 2020 Formula 1 Pirelli Styrian Grand Prix

♦ Prior to the race starting, three drivers received penalties that changed their positions on the starting grid. Charles Leclerc for obstructing another driver, Lando Norris for overtaking under yellow flags and Antonio Giovinazzi for a gearbox change to his Alfa Romeo. Romain Grosjean had to start from the pit lane as his car was worked […]

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F1 (Round 2): Preview and Starting Grid of the 2020 Formula 1 Pirelli Styrian Grand Prix

Race starts at 3:10 pm in Austria | 9:10 pm in Malaysia Just last weekend, the opening round of the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship was run at the Red Bull Ring in Austria and this Sunday, the second round takes place at the same circuit. It’s unusual to have two consecutive rounds at the […]

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Mugello Circuit

Two more F1 rounds of 2020 F1 championship announced by FIA

Following the announcement in June confirming the delayed commencement of the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship with 8 rounds, starting from July 5, the FIA has now announced another 2 rounds. The two rounds will be at Sochi Autodrom in Russia (September 27), which has been a regular F1 venue for some years, and for […]

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