The FiA needs to stop trying to create a "Spectacle"

Over the course of this season, the FiA has introduced either bans on current technology or have tried to add "flair" to the current generation of cars. The latest has been a ban on the very innovative FRIC suspension geometry that many of the teams run. Essentially the piece connects the front and rear suspension… » 7/09/14 11:50am 7/09/14 11:50am

McLaren going to Endurance racing too?

Over the course of last weekend, a little car show happened in the English countryside. Something called the Goodwood Festival of Speed. You may have heard of it. We saw all the new hypercars, some great racecar legends of old. And we got some interesting pieces of news out of the 4 day event. » 7/01/14 10:07am 7/01/14 10:07am

Lauda declares new F1 a “Nanny state”

Former World Champion and non-Executive Director of Petronas AMG, Niki Lauda declared that the current version of Formula 1 has become a nanny state, with too many rules and regulations prohibiting the drivers to really race. Lauda has always been vocal with his discontent when it comes to Formula 1 teams, drivers,… » 6/26/14 8:18am 6/26/14 8:18am