Tag Archive: HWA

Dec 16

Van Amersfoort Racing to use Mercedes engines in 2016

From 2016 onward the Dallara chassis in Van Amersfoort Racing livery will be powered by Mercedes-Benz engines

After eight successful years with Volkswagen and winning the rookie title with Charles Leclerc in the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship the Dutch outfit Van Amersfoort Racing switches its engine supplier with the upcoming season. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 11

Ungar joins Caterham, Marmorini exits Ferrari

As half-time approaches in 2014, changes abound in the world of F1.

2012-05-10 - Scuderia Ferrari - L Marmorini The mid-season upheaval at Caterham continues apace, with media reports suggesting the now Colin Kolles-advised team is set to announce a new technical director. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 28

New Mercedes boss Wolff starts work on Monday

Mercedes’ new recruit Toto Wolff has revealed he will be based at Brackley.

Toto Wolff05 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamA new team shareholder and officially called executive director, 41-year-old Austrian Wolff is in essence replacing Norbert Haug, Mercedes’ long-time motor sport vice-president. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 21

Toto Wolff to leave Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC

Williams’ Wolff to succeed Haug at Mercedes

Williams Grand Prix Holdings logo2012-04-15 - Williams F1 - Chinese Grand Prix - Toto Wolff 01Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC (WGPH, Ticker: WGF1) today announced that Toto Wolff, one of its Executive Directors, will be leaving the Company with immediate effect to take up a new role with Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 11

Susie Wolff appointed Development Driver for the Williams F1 Team

The Williams F1 Team (Ticker: WGF1) today confirmed that Susie Wolff will join the team as its Development Driver.

2012-04-11 - Williams  F1 - Susie Wolff portrait09 - Williams F1Born in Scotland, Susie Wolff has had the classic racing career, beginning in karting and then moving to junior single-seater series and was twice nominated for the prestigious Young Driver of the Year Award before moving up to DTM. In 2012, Susie will contest her seventh season in DTM.

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Oct 05

DTM – Coulthard praises Spengler after ‘terrific’ season

David Coulthard praised Bruno Spengler after the Canadian narrowly missed the DTM title once again

2011-06-10_1240gridSpengler2633Former F1 ace David Coulthard commended his Mercedes colleague Bruno Spengler after the Canadian narrowly lost out on the DTM title once again, this time to Audi’s Martin Tomczyk in his 08′ spec Audi. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 10

ART Grand Prix quits Formula 3 Series

Team remains completely focussed and committed to GP2/GP3

ART Grand PrixIt is with deep regret that ART Grand Prix has announced that they will terminate their Formula 3 programme and not be taking part in any Formula 3 Series in 2011. The evolution of the company means that ART Grand Prix will take on some new directions that will be revealed in the near future. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 14

Austrian investor’s Williams share is 10pc – report

Sir Frank Williams’ stake has therefore dropped from 70 to 63 per cent

2010-09-13 - AT&T Williams - Sir Frank Williams 022010-10-10 - AT&T WilliamsThe minority share of the Williams team now owned by Austrian Christian ‘Toto’ Wolff is 10 per cent, it has emerged. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 26

Wolff reveals rejected Williams investors

“But Frank wanted people with racing spirit, because Williams stands for racing”

WilliamsWilliams’ new investor says he is honoured to share ownership of the independent Grove based team. Christian ‘Toto’ Wolff, a 37-year-old Austrian, has bought an undisclosed minority share of the outfit previously owned exclusively by Sir Frank Williams and Patrick Head. Read the rest of this entry »