Mika-Nico-P1-725x500 McLaren Videos 

VIDEO: Nico Rosberg takes Mika Hakkinen on a drive in a Mclaren P1

Apparently, retirement is suiting Nico Rosberg. The Formula 1 driver who took a permanent leave from the sport shortly after becoming 2016 world champion is clearly enjoying making YouTube videos. The latest of which, involves driving Mika Hakkinen in the Flying Finn’s own Mclaren P1 around the roads of Monaco. As one gentleman in the video explains, Hakkinen’s P1 is an XP series car, one of the eleven experimental prototypes of the P1. This particular P1, registered in the principality of Monaco is finished in Grey and is one of…

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Force India F1 car top speed-Sergio Perez-2016 Mexican GP Motorsports Videos 

Force India F1 Car Almost Beat Montoya’s 2005 Top Speed Record

The 2017 Formula 1 cars are about 3 seconds a lap quicker than last year’s cars. That said, the cars from the previous F1 season were in no slouch either, as Sergio Perez demonstrated during the Mexican GP. Perez driving a Force India F1 car hit 370 km/hr (229.90 mph) on the front straight. The fact that he was in the slipstream of the car ahead did help gain speed. Add to that reduced drag from the DRS meant Sergio could build up even more speed. Sergio Perez clocked 370 kph…

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Silverstone-Formula 1 circuit Motorsports News 

Big Change to Silverstone Circuit for 2017 Formula 1 British GP

The FIA made major regulation changes for the 2017 Formula 1 season with an aim to improve the quality of racing. As a result the cars have more downforce, grip and are considerably quicker than the 2016 F1 cars. Now, the organizers of the British GP have taken a bold decision further improve the F1 experience. Silverstone circuit in the heart of England has been the home of the British GP for years. Traditionally, cars have lapped around the 3.66 mile track in clockwise direction. In 2017, Formula 1 cars…

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MotoGP Champ Jorge Lorenzo Tests Hamilton’s Mercedes-AMG F1 Car

MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo got a rare opportunity to get behind the wheel of a championship winning Formula 1 car. Lorenzo drove Lewis Hamilton’s 2014 Mercedes-AMG F1 W05 Hybrid racer at Silverstone recently. The Spaniard is used to racing on two wheels and it took some warming up before getting into a Formula 1 car. Prior to heading out in the multi-million dollar F1 car, Lorenzo spent some time in simulator. He also got his hands on Formula 2 car from 2012 just to get the feel of an open-wheel…

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