“Personally yes, I agree”– Honda boss claims Japanese manufacturer left Formula 1 too early

Honda F1 boss Masashi Yamamoto accepts that his side is leaving the sport ‘too early’ after reaping its first success from years of hard work. Honda with Red Bull had a terrific campaign in 2021. And it tasted its first…

How did Honda rise from an awful F1 project to becoming a world champion?

Honda rose from being a hopeless project in 2017 to winning the drivers’ title in 2021. What changed the fortune of Japanese manufacturers? After resigning from Formula 1 following the 2007-2008 financial crisis, Honda returned to the hybrid era of…

“Kimi you will have the drink now”: And other things we will miss in Formula 1 from 2022 onwards

With the 2022 regulations given the green signal, there are many changes on the horizon. What we will miss from Formula 1 from 2022 onwards. With regulations, driver changes, and team additions, the 2014 Turbo hybrid period was the most…

“They will focus on their development”: Red Bull and Max Verstappen expected to have a slow start in 2022

After their successful 2021 campaign, Max Verstappen and Red Bull are expected to have a quiet beginning in 2022.  Verstappen made history last year by becoming the first-ever Dutch F1 Champion. The Red Bull driver also became the first non-Mercedes…

“It hasn’t been an easy ride”: Former F1 Champion feels Red Bull glory was the perfect way for Honda to sign off from the sport

Jenson Button feels that ending on a high note with Red Bull was the perfect way for Honda to end their latest F1 stint.  Before the start of the 2021 season, Honda announced that it would be their last year…

“GP2 engine!” – Honda F1 boss Masashi Yamamoto reveals which Red Bull personality convinced them to stay after McLaren break-up

“GP2 engine!” – Honda F1 boss Masashi Yamamoto goes back in time to illustrate how their successful association with the Red Bull family commenced. Honda had a hugely unsuccessful stint as an engine provider with McLaren from 2015-17, resulting in…

“I know sometimes it can take a while to see progress”– Former F1 driver thinks Fernando Alonso was too impatient with Honda

Former Minardi driver Anthony Davidson, who has also worked with Honda, thinks Fernando Alonso was too impatient with Honda. Fernando Alonso returned to McLaren in 2015. The same year Honda partnered with them to supply the power units. It was…

“It’s not over yet!”: Red Bull and Honda will continue working with each other until at least 2025

Red Bull and Honda will maintain links with one another between 2022 and 2025, despite the latter officially leaving F1.  Honda’s journey in F1 officially came to an end following the culmination of the 2021 season. They ended their latest…

“The first drivers’ world championship since Ayrton Senna in 1991” – Red Bull rate Max Verstappen’s title with Honda higher than Sebastian Vettel’s quadruple with ‘former friends’ Renault

“The first drivers’ world championship since Ayrton Senna in 1991” – Christian Horner feels Honda’s first title in three decades is more special than the four titles Red Bull won with Renault from 2010 to 2013 with Sebastian Vettel. Red…

“It will be completely controlled by Red Bull” – Honda have no intentions to u-turn on sabbatical after Max Verstappen title victory

“It will be completely controlled by Red Bull” – Honda is delighted at their title victory with Max Verstappen but confirm this won’t compel them to stay on in Formula 1, for the time being. Honda F1 managing director Masashi…