GP Monaco 2022 – Race Analysis

Why was the launch postponed? The Monaco Grand Prix started 16 minutes late. A small rain shortly before the official start caused a lot of chaos. All teams initially had feedstock installed on a slightly wet slope. But then the race control surprised everyone by announcing that they wanted to start racing behind the safety … Read more

Budget cap dispute: ‘Just turn off the wind tunnel’ | Car engine and sports

Six teams are demanding surcharges for inflation, facing opposition from Alpine, Alfa Romeo and Williams. They do not see inflation as a force majeure and advise teams operating at the limit to simply stop developing. It’s an unforgiving topic on which there are good arguments for and against. For Alfa-Sauber team boss Frederic Vasseur, this … Read more

GP Monaco 2022 – Training 2: Double Ferrari

Monaco GP 2022 Ferrari put a first exclamation mark in Monaco’s second training session. Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz passed the fastest lap of the day. Red Bull was four tenths behind the competition. It was even worse for Daniel Ricciardo, who made a violent departure. Ahead of the weekend in Monaco, Ferrari was voted … Read more

Budget cap dispute: ‘Just turn off the wind tunnel’ | Car engine and sports

Six teams are demanding surcharges for inflation, facing opposition from Alpine, Alfa Romeo and Williams. They do not see inflation as a force majeure and advise teams operating at the limit to simply stop developing. It’s an unforgiving topic on which there are good arguments for and against. For Alfa-Sauber team boss Frederic Vasseur, this … Read more

Tactical problem in Spain: Schumi wants Monaco points

Monaco GP 2022 Will Mick Schumacher finally get the first points in Monaco out of all places? The Haas looks good enough to take the top ten places. But in the end, something always got in the way. The strategy did not work in Barcelona. In addition, the German suffered from a technical problem. Mick … Read more

Tactics Check Spanish GP 2022: Strategy Mistakes

The Spanish Grand Prix was a race of unanswered questions. Would Charles Leclerc have won without his engine failure? Was Sergio Perez not allowed or not able to win? Where will Lewis Hamilton end up if he doesn’t have to make a forced pit stop after one lap? Would Valtteri Bottas have finished fourth with … Read more

Barcelona qualifiers: Ferrari customers excel | Car engine and sports

2022 Spanish Grand Prix Haas brought two cars into the top ten, one Alfa Romeo. Valtteri Bottas and Kevin Magnussen were a tenth slower than Lewis Hamilton. While Alfa Romeo celebrated the success of the upgrade, Haas celebrated its efficiency. Ferrari, Red Bull and Mercedes usually leave four places in the third quarter for the … Read more

New Formula 1: A car without a side box is allowed?

You have to look far back to see such huge differences in the Formula 1 field as they are today. The new set of rules produced ten different cars. Not even the Formula 1 makers around sporting director Ross Brawn and technical director Pat Symonds would have dreamed of such versatility. The cars look so … Read more