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    BMW reaches agreement to sell F1 team back to founder Peter Sauber

    The future of Sauber F1 looks a little more secure. After BMW's announcement earlier this year that it would withdraw from its involvement in Formula one at the end of the 2009, the automaker has reached a deal to sell the team back to eponymous founder Peter Sauber. The new deal comes just ...

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    REPORT: McLaren F1 considering acquisition of BMW F1 engine ops

    McLaren's Formula One cars have been powered by Mercedes-Benz engines since 1995, but that could soon come to an end. The relationship between Daimler and McLaren has become increasingly strained over the past two years, following the Spygate scandal and the automaker's decision to have AMG build ...

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    REPORT: Proton could take the reins from BMW Sauber, return Lotus to F1

    Lotus Type 72 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When BMW announced several weeks ago that it would be withdrawing from Formula One at the end of the 2009 season, the automaker left open the fate of the operations it bought from Peter Sauber. Since then, reports have indicated that the ...

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    F1 Updates: BMW seeks new buyer, FIA re-opens selection process, Renault granted appeal, etc.

    It's anything but business as usual this year in Formula One, and this past week has been no exception, with one team scrambling to secure its future, another receiving the go-ahead to continue racing, and others re-submitting applications in the hope of joining the grid for next year.First up is ...

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    BMW Sauber launches F1.09 at Valencia

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the BMW Sauber F1.09
    When it rains, it pours. Formula One racing fans spend most of the year watching the same crop of cars running around in circles, until the off season when all the teams unveil their new cars in the same two-week window of time. So ...

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    F1 mechanic gets a big shock from KERS

    Next year Formula 1 will see the introduction of KERS -- the Kinetic Energy Recovery System. The system stores the energy from braking and makes it available to the driver in an on-demand burst. Due to the magnificent braking forces in braking an F1 car, the system must be called on to store a ...

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    Theissen: more automakers considering entering F1

    According to Mario Theissen, a number of carmakers are carefully thinking about getting into Formula One. Theissen is head of BMW Motorsports, and after running the Bavarian automakers foray into engine supply in partnership with the Williams team, led the company towards buying the Sauber team ...


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