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The biggest controversies in Formula 1 history
The biggest controversies in Formula 1 history
Formula 1 is no stranger to controversy. Ranging from team orders, to last race crashes, and off-track incidents, let's take a look back at some of the major storylines. The post The biggest controversies in Formula 1 history appeared first on PlanetF1.

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Variable geometry in race tracks - a solution to track limits?

8 hours 17 minutes ago

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For years, Formula One has been struggling to enforce track limits and find various ways to enable more overtaking on track. But while the FIA has been looking at detection... read more »

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Launch analysis: Williams FW41

1 day 10 hours ago

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Williams have recently unveiled their new FW41 in an extraordinary launch that featured a projection of a clip, without actually displaying the real car. The team however did... read more »

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Monger set to return to motorsport

2 days 12 hours ago

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Ten months ago Billy Monger was involved in a horrific accident at Donnington Park. Whilst driving at 120mph in the rain he subsequently came to a halt when he hit stationary... read more »

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Williams reveals new Mercedes-powered FW41

3 days 4 hours ago

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Williams Racing have presented their new FW41 at a launch event in London. The car is the first to be fully built and designed under the guidance of Paddy Lowe, and hence... read more »

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Haas F1 Team first to reveal new 2018 car

4 days 7 hours ago

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Haas F1 Team's 2018 challenger in the FIA Formula One World Championship, the VF-18, made its official debut today via the organization's social media... read more »

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IndyCar trials aeroscreen

6 days 12 hours ago

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America's most famous single-seater series IndyCar is evaluating introducing a head protection device before the end of the 2018 season. Four-time champion Scott Dixon... read more »

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A new safety feature in 2018

10 days 8 hours ago

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Formula One drivers will wear a special, so called biometric glove in 2018. This new safety feature is part of FIA's ceaseless push for maximum safety. read more »

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Barcelona track resurfaced in the last moment

11 days 9 hours ago

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The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya got resurfaced recently which happened in the last moment as the on-track preparation work for the 2018 Formula One season will kick off... read more »

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Red Bull sticks to its plan - Helmut Marko

12 days 3 hours ago

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Red Bull is on course to launch its car earlier than usual. The harsh deadlines for the engineers set for the team's 2018 car seem to work and secure that the... read more »

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Withdrawal of the EU complaint - the reasons behind it

17 days 4 hours ago

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On 25 January it was announced that the Force India and Sauber teams have withdrawn the complaint they lodged with the European Commission on the subject of anti-competitive... read more »

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Formula E presents all-new 2018 car

18 days 1 hour ago

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The FIA and Formula E have released the first digital images of the next generation car for season five, showcasing the futuristic new-look of the electric street racing series... read more »

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Alonso to race WEC championship with Toyota, along with F1

19 days 3 hours ago

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Toyota Gazoo Racing and McLaren Racing have confirmed that Fernando Alonso has signed a deal with the Toyota team to race in the World Endurance Championship. The announcement... read more »

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A raft of changes for the 2018 Formula One World Championship (Part Two)

24 days 2 hours ago

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The 2018 F1 championship will see the introduction of a list of minor and medium changes. The arrival of the head protection system 'halo' may pose the biggest... read more »

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A raft of changes for the 2018 Formula One World Championship (Part One)

26 days 2 hours ago

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The 2018 F1 championship will see the introduction of a list of minor and medium changes. The arrival of the head protection system 'halo' may pose the biggest... read more »

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Sponsor-friendly aerodynamic tweaks for 2019

27 days 7 hours ago

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Teams agreed at last week's meeting of the Strategy Group to implement changes regarding the bodywork for the 2019 Formula One Championship in an attempt to create better... read more »

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Williams looking to use Kubica's wealth of experience

about 1 month ago

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On the back of his signing as Williams' test and reserve driver, the team's technical chief, Paddy Lowe, underlined that Robert Kubica was particularly signed to make... read more »

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Williams signs Sirotkin, Kubica to become reserve

about 1 month ago

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Williams Martini Racing have at last comfirmed their driver line-up for the upcoming Formula One season, with Russian Sergey Sirotkin to partner Lance Stroll. Robert Kubica... read more »

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The new F2 car gets even closer to the F1 machinery

about 1 month ago

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The 2018 car of the Formula Two Championship will feature more technological solutions close to Formula 1. This technical revamp cements the place of the series on the... read more »

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Red Bull launches an ambitious project

about 1 month ago

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Red Bull Technology's division, Red Bull Advanced Technologies expands its present in the world of technology by joining forces with Britain's biggest boat builder,... read more »

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Penalty numbers in the 2017 championship

about 1 month ago

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Formula One race stewards are not always the most beloved members of a Grand Prix weekend, nor is the labyrinthian sporting regulation. Drivers and their fans often find it... read more »

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Mercedes continue to make power unit gains - Cowell

about 1 month ago

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While the technical regulations regarding the power units are going into their 4th stable year, Mercedes' engine Chief, Andy Cowell, has noted there are still gains to be... read more »

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Teams' entry fees for the 2018 F1 Championship

about 1 month ago

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Formula One follows a very complex business system and revenue share model. Teams also have to pay a large amount of money before the forthcoming season to secure a place in... read more »

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Red Bull set to change its philosophy

about 1 month ago

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Red Bull Racing looks set to change its pre-season philosophy on the back of some disappointing season starts in recents years. Dr. Helmut Marko, involved with Red Bull even... read more »

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The defining moment - Schumacher turns 49 years old

about 1 month ago

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Today marks a very special day in motorsport. The legendary, seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher turns today 49 years old. On this occasion, we take a look at the... read more »

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Pirelli: The 2017 season in numbers

about 1 month ago

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Pirelli revealed its annual statistic of the year. The Milan-based company completed its 26th season in Formula One in 2017 and has been the sport's sole tyre supplier... read more »

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25th of March 2018

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