Having decided against retaining Edgardo Agretha, two new faces will join the paddock for season 2, as Ingram GP's second and test drivers.
In a spectacular event held at the teams state of the art facilities in Ellesmere Port, Liverpool Grand Prix have revealed their new car for the new season: The Liverpool GP Anfield. This car shares many of the same visual cues of the previous season's car, but bears a distinctive new livery, with the Liver Bird prominent on the sidepod and engine cover. This was not the only reveal, as the new generation Vauxhall VXR C20XEF1 engine was revealed to the gathered fans and media, before it was fired up for the first time in public.
KLM Team 23 has launched its 2014 F1FVGPC contender: the T23/2. The team revealed the new car at a KLM hangar at Schiphol airport, followed by a runway shakedown by Jean Mattson and Elroy Wagner.
Peugeot F1 Team have announced that the team have signed an agreement to support the new musical 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels", on the car this season. The move to sign the new agreement came after the announcement that Stephen Ward the Musical was to close at the March. A Press Release from Kazuki Armos read, "It was confirmed that the team would agree a new sponsorship if the closure of Stephen Ward was announced prior to the season starting. I am glad we are now promoting Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. I've heard it's hilariously brilliant! If the team pull of some good results I might treat the team to a trip". The new agreement comes to cement the team's association with charity MadTrust.
The new also announced the singing of two new senior staff members. The team have revealed the race engineers of their race drivers for the coming season. BOB ANTOLIN will be Race Engineer to Lewis Ellington for the coming season and MARC LONSDALE will be engineer to Regi Abott. This follows the announcement of a major shakeup in the technical department at Peugeot following the announcement of GAVIN BURKITT as Technical Direction and MICHAEL GODBOLD as Deputy Team Principal and General Manager.
The team principals of the F1F Virtual Grand Prix Championship have listed their top ten drivers of the season. Based on their lists, it has created an overall top ten drivers list of the inaugural season of the F1F Virtual Grand Prix Championship.
Last night, during a typically flamboyant and star-studded affair, Lucas GP became the fourth team to unveil their car for the 2014 season.
After posting some teaser images last week Downton have finally unveiled the new BD02 in a launch at the teams headquarters in Amesbury.
The car is the second to be built by the team but the first to feature their own engines. They will also be hoping it can earn them more than the sole podium and 10th place in the Constructors that the BD01 did.
Downton have become the third team to unveil their challenger for the upcoming season, albeit not entirely.
The team have released five teaser images of their new challenger - the BD02 - to get fans warmed up for the upcoming reveal of the car.
The image left shows what we believe to be the nose cone featuring the all new 'Downton Engine' logo after the team decided to build their own - and supply to Championship challengers Team 23 - engines. It is believed the same logo will also appear on the new Team 23 car.
Lewis Ellington has revealed that he is trying to escape from being known as a race driver involved in the Zyla scandal last year. The new Peugeot recruit insisted that he has undertaken many challenges over the past year to try and remove the Zyla acknowledgement from his name. Ellington also revealed that going into the coming season he is trying to remove some factors with related him to Zyla and Zyla Motorsport due to the scandal. He said, 'I had a very distinguishable helmet and people remembered it. I want to try and forget some of the negatives from the Zyla times and I know if people see that helmet in the Peugeot they are going to think of me as the Zyla guy not the Peugeot driver. Therefore, one of my biggest changes is my helmet! I am grateful for the victory that I took with Zyla Motorsport and the experience. However, it is not a time I am happy to have been involved in at times!' Lewis Ellington is the leading driver for Peugeot F1 Team and the team revealed the PGP-14 yesterday.
Peugeot F1 Team have unveiled their first challenger to compete in the F1F VGPC today. Peugeot have been teasing fans with an early release of images of the car that will be raced by Lewis Ellington and Regi Abott in the coming season.