News Details

2014 F1 Preview: New engines, new rules and new sounds

2014 F1 Preview: New engines, new rules and new sounds 8 March, 2014 Formula 1 will look and sound different when the season starts in Melbourne on March 16, with new regulations and the introduction of a turbocharged V6 engine with energy recovery systems. The following looks at the main changes for 2014, with the sport going through its most significant technical overhaul in at least two decades. Power Unit Put simply, what used to be called an engine has become something a lot more complicated. The old 2.4 litre V8 engines, with kinetic energy recovery systems (KERS), that revved at up to 18,000rpm have been consigned to history and replaced by a power unit – a 1.6 litre...
Full Story »
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Renault problems 'disturb' Lotus pair

Lotus technical director Nick Chester believes Renault's new energy...
3y ago from PlanetF1.com

Current brake-by-wire unsettling for Lotus drivers

Lotus technical director Nick Chester points to Renault's energy recovery...
3y ago from F1Technical.net

New systems 'disturbing' drivers – Lotus

Inconsistencies from the new Renault energy recovery systems are...
3y ago from Crash.net

'If I was driving the car I would be complaining' -...

Daniel Ricciardo had an impressive run late in the day, but Renault says...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Set-up experiment puts Yamaha back on track for...

A big set-up gamble in the wet at Phillip Island's MotoGP translated to...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Australia: ‘Iannone arrive like crazy’...

Rossi brands Iannone's hairpin pass at Phillip Island's MotoGP round as...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Australia: Marquez puts hand on title in Aussie...

Marquez wins six-man MotoGP battle at Phillip Island as Dovizioso slumps...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Australia: Marquez takes pole, disaster for Dovi

Marquez almost cruises to MotoGP pole at Phillip Island while title rival...
3d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Dixon Hinchcliffe Learn More during TMS 2018 Honda Test

Honda tasked four-time Verizon IndyCar Series champion Scott Dixon and...
6h ago from Racer.com

Iconic IndyCar team owner Vollstedt passes away

For three decades he was a designer, builder, fabricator, dreamer,...
20h ago from Racer.com

Future strategies key to IndyCar title sponsor search

Page 1 of 2 Verizon IndyCar Series CEO Mark Miles wasn't taken by...
15h ago from Racer.com

Tracy on SPM's new 'Team Canada'

The last Canadian to win an IndyCar championship did so carrying the...
4d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Stars remember McRae

Stars remember McRae Thirty. That’s how many World Rally Championship...
23h ago from WRC.com

Great Britain countdown: Rally route

Gravel, forests and Welsh weather combine
20h ago from WRC.com

Wilson's Tänak tribute

M-Sport boss says goodbye 'with a heavy heart'
5d ago from WRC.com

Ott Tanak joins Toyota for 2018 WRC campaign

Ott Tanak will switch from M-Sport to Toyota for 2018, completing the...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger pleased with offensive options

e Wenger spoke ahead of Arsenal's Carabao Cup match against Norwich City...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

That should rule out of Arsenal job! In form Norwich...

Morning all. Doesn't it feel good to be the club which finally ended...

F365's top ten players who shouldn't have stayed put

Last week we did players that shouldn't have been let go. Now it's the...
4h ago from Football365.com

Premier League Team of the Week based on stats:...

Premier League Team of the Week based on stats – Gameweek 9 Tue,...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Verstappen facing backlash over 'idiot' comment

Max Verstappen may find himself in hot water with... Read More »
4h ago from F1i.com

Is it a bird, a plane..?

During Sunday's race at the Circuit of the... Read More »
1h ago from F1i.com

Hamilton: If that was grass Max wouldn't be off

Lewis Hamilton has weighed in on the Max... Read More »
5h ago from PlanetF1.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.