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  • New engine, new rules and new sound for Formula One in 2014 07-03-2014 11:21 AM

    London: Formula One 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...
  • V6 engines will test driver's technical aspect, feels Prost 25-06-2013 01:17 PM

    Four-time world champion Alan Prost of France believes that introduction of turbocharged 1.6-litre V6 powerplants from the start of 2014 will shift F1's technical focus back onto the engine and away from aerodynamics. Formula One currently uses the normally-aspirated V8 units which will be replaced by V6 powerplants from the...