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Building the BMW Sauber Formula One car

The following video takes us through the process of building a Formula One car. The 30 minutes footage focuses on the BMW Sauber F1 racing car and it’s quite fascinating. When BMW announced their retirement…

Could BMW be successful in today’s Formula 1?

Formula One has been going through drastic changes, in terms of technology, as of late. With the recent switch to 1.6 liter V6, turbocharged engines, from 2.4 liter naturally aspirated V8s, and the additions of…

Rumor: Ecclestone says BMW could make Formula 1 comeback

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BMW says no ‘Medium Term’ return to Formula 1

BMW pulled out of F1 in 2009, just four years after purchasing the Sauber team and splitting with Williams. Many criticized BMW’s decision to pull out of F1, including former F1 driver Gerhard Berger who…

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Should BMW Return To Formula 1?

BMW has denied that there is any intention to return to Formula 1 and instead will focus its racing program on winning the DTM championship. (Read: BMW Leaves Formula 1) In the past, ex-BMW Motorsport…

Sauber buys back BMW F1 team

BMW AG reached an agreement with Peter Sauber regarding the sale of the BMW Sauber F1 Team. The contract is subject to the condition that the team has a starting place for the 2010 Formula…

BMW Sauber F1 team fan event 2009

It’s becoming a tradition now for BMW to host an yearly event with their Sauber F1 Team fans. Just last November, BMW in collaboration with Formula One put together a fan day event at the…

Review: Malaysian Formula 1 Grand Prix

Yesterday was the running of the Malaysian Grand Prix and as all grand prix lately, it had it’s dramas. This was a race that had it’s start time moved from the traditional 2pm start to…

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Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix Recap

It was Australian Grand Prix weekend and for BMW Sauber, the most used word is disappointing. From the Friday free practice sessions on to qualifying the cars simply lacked the pace needed to compete with…