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Sir Frank Williams, Williams F1 founder, dies at 79

The racing world has lost one of its greatest. Over the weekend, the legendary Sir Frank Williams, founder and long-time team boss of the Williams Formula 1 team, passed away on Sunday at the age…

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You Can Now Buy a BMW-Sauber Formula 1 Car

To some, it may seem weird and a bit on the wild side that BMW once used to compete in Formula 1. For most of the Bavarian brand’s fans, those were the golden days, the…

30 years go, BMW built a 1350 hp engine for Formula 1 cars

BMW says no plans to return to Formula 1

With Liberty Media taking over as F1’s new owner, there is a lot of hope for traditional automakers making a return to the greatest stage of automotive racing. FIA hopes carmakers not currently involved in…

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Brabham BMW BT52 comes back to the race track

The history of Formula One is replete with compelling stories. A number of particularly spectacular episodes will be recalled on Sunday, 21 June 2015, as part of the Austrian Grand Prix world championship event. Eight…

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…