Tag: Motorsports

Mercedes Wants VW In Formula 1 And Will Make Compromises To Make It Happen

Mercedes would agree to simplified engine set-ups from 2026 in order to attract Volkswagen to the Formula 1 grid. The statement came from Mercedes F1 boss, Toto Wolff, on the weekend that a crucial meeting took place surrounding new engine regs. The discussion involved members of F1 Management, FIA Officials, and representatives from existing and […]

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Here’s Your Chance To Own Kimi Raikkonen’s 2002 McLaren Formula 1 Car Just Before He Retires

Is this a coincidence or perfect timing? Whatever the case may be, Kimi Raikkonen’s 2002 McLaren MP4-17D is set to cross the auction block shortly after the Finn announced his retirement from Formula 1 at the end of this season. Designed by some of F1’s greats such as Adrian Newey, Mike Coughlan, Neil Oatley, and […]

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To Sell Its First Front Engine, FWD Car, Skoda Built A Rally Car That Was As Adorable As It Was Successful

In 1988, the long line of rear-engine rear-wheel-drive Skodas came to an end. The new era of Skoda started with the Favorit, which borrowed its name from a car the manufacturer had built between 1936 and 1941. It was the first car made by Skoda that put its engine in the front, and the Czech […]

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