Tag: F1

F1 takes next steps towards 2030 net zero carbon target

F1 takes next steps towards 2030 net zero carbon target

June 27, 2022 |

In the UK, development of a 100% sustainable fuel, slashing the use of single-use plastics and reviewing travel and freight logistics – these are just some of the things Formula 1 as a sport is working on as part of its commitment to be Net Zero Carbon by 2030. Three years ago, as part of […]

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F1 rivals see new biofuel engines not ready until 2026

F1 rivals see new biofuel engines not ready until 2026

July 8, 2021 |

In the UK, Global Motorsports Media reports that rival F1 teams Red Bull and Mercedes both believe that in order to achieve F1’s biofuel engine goals, they will need until 2026 to be successful rather than the original 2025 deadline. The idea is to build a new engine model completely from scratch that will not […]

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F1 postpones E10 switch to 2022 due to coronavirus

F1 postpones E10 switch to 2022 due to coronavirus

March 26, 2020 |

In the UK, Motorsport.com reports that F1 has decided to delay its transition to E10 until 2022 from 2021, putting the blame on the coronavirus. Working together with Ferrari, Shell has determined that higher ethanol blends have a cooling effect on the engine, much like the effect an ethanol gel has when you put it […]

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