Racing Point

Racing Point to launch 2020 F1 programme two days before testing

The Racing Point Formula 1 team has announced a date for the launch of its 2020 programme

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51 minutes ago, Autosport, Racing Point

Racing Point reveals date for 2020 F1 car launch

Racing Point reveals date for 2020 F1 car launch

The new Racing Point car is due to make its first public appearance on February 17, at the headquarters of backer BWT in Mondsee, Austria.Water tech company BWT joined what was then Force India back in 2017. Its arrival has led to the Silverstone-based team campaigning cars with pink-dominated colour...

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58 minutes ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

Szafnauer warns Stroll Racing Point gains will take time

Szafnauer warns Stroll Racing Point gains will take time

Following the former Force India team being put in to administration back in 2018, Stroll helped lead a consortium to buy it in the hope of building it into a more competitive force.The investment has helped the team begin work on some ambitious plans for the future, but Szafnauer says there are no illusions...

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1 day ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

Racing Point needs more than Stroll money for Formula 1 gains

Racing Point team boss Otmar Szafnauer says it will still take time for the outfit to make gains in Formula 1, despite the luxury of having rich team owner Lawrence Stroll

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1 day ago, Autosport, Racing Point

Racing Point growth can be F1's biggest in 2020 - Perez

Racing Point growth can be F1's biggest in 2020 - Perez

In its previous iteration as Force India, the Silverstone-based team enjoyed steady improvements in results year-on-year, but this did not prevent it from running into financial trouble and having to go into administration last year.The team's future was secured after a takeover by a consortium led by...

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5 days ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

F1 risks being slower than F2 with 2021 rules, says Racing Point

Formula 1 faces the risk of its new generation of cars being slower than Formula 2 in 2021, warns Racing Point team principal Otmar Szafnauer

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1 week ago, Autosport, Racing Point

Racing Point: In 2020 and 2021 we feel we may suffer

Racing Point technical boss Andy Green admits he is “very nervous” about how the team will handle this year’s preparation and transition to the new Formula 1 rules of 2021. He says that while the big teams can afford to handle the 2020 and 2021 seasons concurrently, smaller outfits...

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1 week ago, Grand Prix 247, Racing Point

“No excuses” if Racing Point isn’t back to its best in 2020 | 2020 F1 season

Racing Point should be back to competing at its previous best level this year according to CEO Otmar Szafnauer.

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1 week ago, F1 Fanatic, Racing Point

Racing Point's Stroll explains details behind his F1 qualifying woes

Lance Stroll says a "lot of details" were behind his struggles in the qualifying sessions during the early part of the 2019 Formula 1 season

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2 weeks ago, Autosport, Racing Point

F1 risks being slower than F2 in 2021 - Racing Point

F1 risks being slower than F2 in 2021 - Racing Point

The FIA and the sport's owners Liberty Media have agreed with the teams a radical new rules package for next year that is aimed at closing up the grid and making the racing more exciting.But despite the changes being motivated in helping smaller teams like Racing Point, Szafnauer is concerned that 'dumbing...

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2 weeks ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

Changes at Racing Point ‘bode well for 2020’ | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Changes at Racing Point 'bode well for 2020' • Stella promoted at McLaren • Renault "allocated lots of resources" to 2021

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2 weeks ago, F1 Fanatic, Racing Point

Racing Point “not surprised” by difficult 2019 campaign | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Racing Point "not surprised" by difficult 2019 campaign • More Vietnam GP tickets put on sale • Driot was "a big loss" for Buemi

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3 weeks ago, F1 Fanatic, Racing Point

2019 Unsung Hero of the Year: Sergio Perez

Now six years removed from his lone season with McLaren, it’s safe to say Sergio Perez’s star is not sitting quite as high as it once was, but that said, the shine certainly hasn’t come off his skills as a racing driver. Now a veteran of the grid with nine seasons under his belt, the Mexican continues...

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3 weeks ago, Grand Prix 247, Racing Point

2019 tech verdict: Racing Point shows encouraging signs

2019 tech verdict: Racing Point shows encouraging signs

Following its takeover by the consortium led by Lawrence Stroll, the renamed Force India team had a lot of catching up to do after such a lengthy period of financial uncertainty, which had certainly stymied its development abilities.As a result, this was a season of rebuilding, with promising signs towards...

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4 weeks ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

2019 F1 driver rankings #6: Sergio Perez | 2019 F1 season review

Sergio Perez left very few points on the table throughout 2019 - with one significant and costly exception.

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1 month ago, F1 Fanatic, Racing Point

Maitland’s Undercut: Lance Stroll is… not very good

Disclaimer of sorts: I don’t think I’ve ever been accused of being politically correct. In fact, I am not just accused of being very much politically incorrect, but of being downright rude. Well, let me quote one of my favourite people, the great (and late) Christopher Hitchens, who once...

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1 month ago, Grand Prix 247, Racing Point

Aston Martin confirms investor talks in wake of Racing Point link | 2019 F1 season

Aston Martin has confirmed it is in discussions with multiple potential investors after RaceFans revealed Racing Point owner Lawrence Stroll's interest in the car manufacturer.

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1 month ago, F1 Fanatic, Racing Point

2019 F1 driver rankings #19: Lance Stroll | 2019 F1 season review

Lance Stroll's third season in Formula 1 was much like the first two: Decent in races, but not up to scratch on Saturdays.

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1 month ago, F1 Fanatic, Racing Point

Gordon Murray and Racing Point to develop supercar

Gordon Murray Automotive (GMA) is partnering with the Racing Point Formula 1 Team to further develop and test the aerodynamics of its forthcoming T.50 supercar. According to Professor Gordon Murray, the driver-focused new model will have the most advanced and most effective aerodynamics ever seen on...

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1 month ago, Grand Prix 247, Racing Point

Gordon Murray working with Racing Point on £2m ‘fan car’

Gordon Murray working with Racing Point on £2m ‘fan car’

The former Brabham and McLaren designer and his colleagues at Gordon Murray Design are to use Racing Point’s wind tunnel in Brackley, and “will gain insight and expertise” from the team’s engineers. The first official image of the T.50 shows the fan that is at the heart of the car’s advanced aerodynamics,...

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1 month ago, Motorsport.com, Racing Point

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