Nov 27

F1: Ecclestone Still Believes V6 Engine Switch A Bad Idea

F1: Bernie Ecclestone Still Thinks V6 Engine Switch Is Bad Idea

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone. (Photo: Getty Images)

F1′s V8 engines have already roared for the last time, but Bernie Ecclestone still thinks moving to turbo V6s next year is a bad idea.

Asked by the Spanish sports newspaper Marca if he thinks the radical rules shift for 2014 was necessary, the F1 chief executive answered: “No I don’t, but let’s wait and see.”

Nov 27

F1: Hulkenberg Set For Force India After Sauber Exit

F1: Nico Hulkenberg Set For Force India After Sauber Exit

Nico Hulkenberg of Germany. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nico Hulkenberg looks set to be with Force India next year – after apparently failing in an attempt to stay at Sauber.

While the German signed a deal with Force India some time ago, he had until the start of this week to make a final decision on whether to proceed, as the Lotus deal was still open to him. However, Pastor Maldonado has finally agreed to join the Enstone team.