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F1’s Halo Saves Romain Grosjean’s Life

If you tuned into Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, you witnessed one of the most horrific crashes F1 has ever seen. Haas driver, Romain Grosjean hit the steel barrier at 137 mph on the opening lap, and a reported 53G impact tore the car in half, which then instantly became engulfed in flames due to a

Mercedes F1 Engine Chief to Leave Team

Andy Cowell, who has overseen the production of the V6 hybrid power units that have won six consecutive Formula 1 double world championships for Mercedes, is set to leave his role as managing director. Cowell has headed the Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP) department for the last seven years, having worked there in total for

NGK Awards Winners at 2017 NGK F1 Powerboat Series Banquet

NGK Spark Plugs recently held the first annual awards banquet for the NGK Spark Plugs F1 Powerboat Championship Series in New Orleans. Formula 1 International Hall of Fame Inductee, Bill Seebold, served as master of ceremonies.

BMW F1 turbo engine from the 1980s’

BMW uses old, weathered 1499 cc 4 cylinder engine blocks as the basis of their 1350 hp turbo era formula one engine.