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Mercedes-AMG's Formula 1 e-Turbo technology to be used in road cars
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17th Jun 2020
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Mercedes-AMG's Formula 1 e-Turbo technology to be used in road cars

German performance car maker Mercedes-AMG has revealed new e-Turbo technology that was first developed for F1 race cars will soon be used in their road-going models. The e-Turbo combines elements of electric turbocharging – like what is seen on the brand’s CLS53 and E53 – and conventional exhaust-driven turbocharging.
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McLaren makes 1200 redundancies to stay afloat
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27th May 2020
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McLaren makes 1200 redundancies to stay afloat

MORE: All COVID-19 coverage here British F1 and supercar specialist McLaren has issued 1200 staff redundancies to stay afloat during the car industry downturn caused by the global coronavirus crisis. In a statement to investors, McLaren confirmed it had let go of 1200 employees – approximately a quarter of its total workforce – across its automotive and racing businesses, as well as members of its back office functions.
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F1’s Lando Norris to fill Supercars Eseries wildcard slot tonight
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6th May 2020
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F1’s Lando Norris to fill Supercars Eseries wildcard slot tonight

Formula One star Lando Norris will join round five of the Supercars All Stars Eseries tonight as a wildcard entrant, becoming the second Formula One driver to do so after Max Verstappen filled the slot for round two in April. The 20-year-old McLaren F1 team driver will compete across three races at the computer-generated version of real-life F1 circuit, Belgium’s Circuit de Spar-Francorchamps – more commonly referred to as ‘Spa’.
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Vale: Sir Stirling Moss, 1929-2020
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12th Apr 2020
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Vale: Sir Stirling Moss, 1929-2020

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12th Apr 2020
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Vale: Sir Stirling Moss, 1929-2020

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Formula 1 aiming to be carbon neutral by 2030
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15th Nov 2019
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Formula 1 aiming to be carbon neutral by 2030

Darcy Foster • Formula 1 has this week revealed it plans to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2030. The proposal encompasses not only the cars themselves, but all aspects of the sport, from planning and logistics to on-track activity and hospitality. Speaking at the reveal of the plan, Formula 1 chairman and CEO Chase Carey said: "In launching F1’s first-ever sustainability strategy, we recognise the critical role that all organisations must play in tackling this global issue".
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Mercedes-AMG One: Hypercar name confirmed
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1st Oct 2018
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Mercedes-AMG One: Hypercar name confirmed

Mercedes-AMG has officially confirmed its upcoming hypercar – originally dubbed 'Project One' – will be known simply as the AMG One. The performance division says the halo model's name "stands for the highest automotive ambition: to bring Formula 1 hybrid technology to the road".
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