Archive for the ‘Caterham’ Category

2014 Hungarian GP four-car quali comparison

If you’re missing Formula 1 action during the off season here’s video from the Hungarian Grand Prix that will allow you to cram in four times the action in one go. Starting from top right and moving in a clockwise direction we’ve got Jenson Button, Nico Rosberg, Sergio Perez and Marcus Ericsson. The footage was […]

Caterham F1 Team ready for one last dance

“The Caterham F1 Team is delighted to announce that it will be racing at the final Formula 1 Grand Prix of the season in Abu Dhabi next week thanks to the support of the fans, who have helped the team raise enough money to make it possible through Crowdcube, the world’s leading investment crowdfunding platform.” […]

To the Manor (re)born

The future of the F1 teams we currently know as Marussia and Caterham are bleak, as we know. However the official entry list for the 2015 Formula 1 season shows a pathway does exist for them to carry on, but not as we know them. Entered on the 2015 list are Manor Grand Prix Racing […]

How much does it cost to run a Formula 1 team?

With confirmation that we’ll only have 18 cars on the grid in Austin this weekend much of the chatter around Formula 1 has been to do with the costs of running a team. People are asking: is F1 in crisis? Every time serious discussion about putting a cap on spending is raised one of the […]

Caterham and Marussia to miss next two GPs

Bernie Ecclestone has revealed that both Caterham and Marussia will not be at the United States Grand Prix in Austin next weekend. News of Caterham’s absence was expected due to the teams current ownership spat. However, while it was known Marussia isn’t exactly flush with cash they were thought to be heading Stateside. Not any […]

Dark days ahead for Caterham F1 Team

The appointment of adminstrators to Caterham Sports Limited has uncovered a legal stoush between the new and old owners of the Caterham F1 Team and the team’s appearance at the United States Grand Prix is looking increasingly unlikely. Via the team website Caterham F1’s “buyer” Swedish company¬†Engavest SA has issued a damning statement, which you […]

Caterham F1 Team in a spot of bother

Caterham Sports Limited (CSL), the Leafield-based company who makes F1 cars under contract for 1 Malaysia Racing Team (1MRT), has gone into administration leaving the Caterham F1 Team facing an uncertain future. With just over a week until the United States Grand Prix in Austin, administrator Smith & Williamson says CSL owes ¬£20m to outside […]