Illien no longer working with Renault F1 project

Illien began assisting with Renault’s V6 hybrid turbo F1 project in 2015, after Red Bull suggested the Ilmor co-founder could help Renault in its bid to recover its large power deficit to Mercedes. Renault Sport managing director Cyril Abiteboul recently suggested the scale of its engine operations could be reduced while it consolidates the recent ...

Williams ends Day 2 running after Stroll incident

Stroll’s first day of testing in the Williams FW40 ended after just 12 laps due to damage incurred in a trip through a gravel trap. Stroll suffered front wing damage in the incident, and the team did not have the parts to allow him to run again today. The Canadian has thus in effect lost ...

Williams scraps Tuesday running after Stroll spin | 2017 F1 season

Williams has confirmed it will not run any more in the second day of F1 testing following Lance Stroll’s spin in the morning. Source: F1 Fanatic

Barcelona F1 test: Hamilton fastest again as McLaren troubles continue

The three-time world champion led the way for much of the morning running with a 1m21.766s – 0.001s slower than the time that left him fastest overall on Monday – but he then dipped under the 1m21s mark for the first time with a super-soft run 20 minutes before lunch. While his 1m20.9s represented an ...

Lap time watch: 2017 pre-season testing day two | 2017 F1 season

Day two at the Circuit de Catalunya and the cars are getting faster. See how close they’ve got to the five-second lap time target. Source: F1 Fanatic

Calderon Q&A: "An F1 test for Sauber is the goal"

The Colombian will combine her new duties with the Hinwil-based outfit with a second season of GP3 with the DAMS team, after making her debut in the F1 support series last season at Arden. Read Also: Sauber signs Calderon as development driver In this exclusive Q&A, Calderon sets out her objectives for the season, and ...

Chaotic Daytona 500 decided by last-lap pass | Weekend Racing Wrap

A chaotic Daytona 500 saw 35 of the 40 competitors incur damage during the first race for NASCAR’s new staged format. Source: F1 Fanatic

Will Hollywood Survive Donald Trump's "Tweaks" to NAFTA?

Will Hollywood Survive Donald Trump's "Tweaks" to NAFTA?
The president’s promise to renegotiate the 23-year-old trade agreement could affect everything from foreign digital talent working in L.A. to the cost of popcorn in Mexican movie theaters. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter

Dave Chappelle to Present Icon Honor at Canadian Screen Awards

Dave Chappelle to Present Icon Honor at Canadian Screen Awards
The comedy legend will honor Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival for launching his career. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter

F1 relaxes social media rules for teams | 2017 F1 season

Formula One teams have taken advantage of a relaxation in the rules around what they can post on social media. Source: F1 Fanatic