Archive for the ‘Caterham’ Category

New owners, new nose!

Word in the Formula 1 pit lane says Caterham’s new owners are about to give the ungainly looking CT05 a development push which will include the welcome task of redesigning the car’s ugly nose. It’s said that previous owner Tony Fernandes limited the budget on development of this year’s car while he was trying to […]

Caterham F1 Team sale confirmed

As expected the Caterham F1 Team has announced a change of ownership with Tony Fernandes making way for a consortium of Swiss and Middle Eastern investors. The new ownership group is being advised by Colin Kolles, former HRT Team Principal. Christijan Albers, former F1 driver with Minardi and Midland/Spyker, will be calling the shots on a […]

Looks like Tony Fernandes is true to his word

At the start of the year Tony Fernandes told his Caterham F1 team he thought they were under performing and that if he didn’t see improved results in the 2104 season he would walk. “If we’re at the back I don’t think I’m going to carry on,” he said. Well, with the CT05 proving to […]

Tony Fernandes standing by Caterham, for now

Prior to the start of the 2014 Formula 1 season, Caterham boss Tony Fernandes demanded the team improve its results or he would sell up shop. “My message to the 250 people here [at the factory] is we have to go for it this year,” he said. “This is it—the final chance. We’ve given you […]