Drivers could get sixth engine for crowded 2014 calendar 27 September, 2013 2014 F1 Renault turbo engine Formula 1 drivers may be allocated an extra V6 turbo engine for next season, if the world championship schedule really does swell to an unprecedented 22 races.
In 2013, the long-life engine rules dictate that drivers can use no more than eight V8 engines for the entire season.
But from next year, under the radical new turbo V6 rules, drivers will be penalised if they use more than just five 1.6 litre power units during the course of the season.
It is expected that, when he presents the calendar to the World Motor Sport Council in Croatia on Friday, Bernie Ecclestone will have trimmed...
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