Tag: F1

Petronas in motorsports in 2011

Petronas in motorsports in 2011

  Following the recent worldwide unveiling of the Mercedes GP Petronas F1 racing car – the MGP W02 – for the 2011 Grand Prix season, a similar event was held in Kuala Lumpur this evening. The car was unveiled on the grounds of the KLCC complex by the young drivers […]

The secret of Shell V-Power 97

The secret of Shell V-Power 97

Many motorists believe that whatever brand of petrol you buy, it’s pretty much the same thing since all petrols come from the same place – the reserves of fossil fuel buried underground around the world. To a large extent, that part is absolutely correct and every petroleum company buys crude […]

Lotus vs Lotus – Scene 1

Lotus vs Lotus – Scene 1

Following the beginning of the court case in UK, both parties in the Lotus name dispute issued press statements pertaining to the preliminary decision of the judge. We reproduce both statements (in order of receipt) for readers to form their own opinions.  From 1Malaysia Racing Team: “Team Lotus is delighted […]

TOP TEN: F1 TECHNOLOGY TRANSFERS

TOP TEN: F1 TECHNOLOGY TRANSFERS

THE good news is that the long winter of discontent is ending for Formula 1 fans. March signifies the start of a new year and a subsequent re-organisation of the calendar and social events. From 16th March until November the 2nd, millions of viewers will be tuning in nearly every […]

WILD HORSES (FERRARI 365 GTB/4 AND FERRARI 599 GTB FIORANO)

WILD HORSES (FERRARI 365 GTB/4 AND FERRARI 599 GTB FIORANO)

BRINGING together old and new cars usually makes you glad that you live in the here and now: suddenly progress is brought into sharp focus and 21st Century performance, refinement and safety become a soothing blanket of comfort wrapped around you. Unless of course the old car happens to be […]