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Posted on Friday, December 30, 2011

Mercedes sure V6 engines will sound 'great'

Mercedes is sure Formula 1 engines will still sound good when the regulations change significantly in 2014. The German marque, whose F1 engines are designed and built in Northamptonshire, is believed to be imminently ready to fire up its first 1.6 litre turbocharged V6. But after the sound of F1 changed when the sport moved from normally-aspirated V10 to its current V8 engines in 2006, there have been fears the cars could sound comparatively tame when they are powered by turbo V6s in 2014. Thomas […]

Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Button would like V10 engines back in F1

Apr.12 (GMM) Jenson Button would prefer F1 added more horse power rather than switch to 'green' 4-cylinder engines in 2013.

Ross Brawn revealed last weekend that "a lot of debate" is raging behind the scenes at the moment as Bernie Ecclestone pushes ...

Posted on Saturday, February 5, 2011

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes MP4-26 Tech Specs

Technical specifications for the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes MP4-26, which was unveiled on Friday in Berlin. The car will be driven by Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button.