Tag Archive: withdrawal

Jul 29

BMW to exit Formula One at end of 2009 season

Resolute step en route to realigning the BMW Group

bmwThe BMW Group will not continue its Formula One campaign after the end of the 2009 season. Resources freed up as a result are to be dedicated to the development of new drive technologies and projects in the field of sustainability. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 29

Quitting F1 won’t save Merc money – official

Mallya does not fear Mercedes withdrawal

2009-04-19 - Force India 02Even if Mercedes was to pull out of formula one, it would not save its struggling parent Daimler money, an official said on Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 02

Le Mans: Gigawave withdraws 24 Hours entry

The first withdrawal from the 55 entrants invited

Gigawave Motorsport has assumed the ignominious position of being the first team to scratch its entry to this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours, having decided that running the legendary race will conflict with other priorities. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 09

Dennis questions Honda’s ‘earth’ image

Unconvinced the sentiment was genuine

IMG_3807In the wake of Honda’s withdrawal from formula one, McLaren boss Ron Dennis has questioned the sincerity of the manufacturer’s ‘Earth Dreams’ campaign. Read the rest of this entry »