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2011 F1 Cars – Sauber C30

Posted in New Car Launches, News with tags , , , on February 3, 2011 by Sundar Shankar

The Sauber F1 Team launched their 2011 challenger, the C30 at Valencia a day before the first testing session of the season began. After a tough winter in 2009, where the team had to deal with the BMW-pullout, concerns over its chances of survival and lack of funding, the Hinwil based squad put up a respectable show to end up 8th in the Constructors’ standings. But now, with the team looking to take on the midfield fight to Force India and Williams, they need a strong start to the 2011 season, and for that, they need the C30 to be quick and reliable.

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2011 F1 Cars – Ferrari F150

Posted in New Car Launches, News with tags , , , on January 30, 2011 by Sundar Shankar

Ferrari have launched their 2011 challenger, the F150 at Maranello, kicking off the new car launches of this year’s championship. The F150 is named to mark the 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy. The car contains several bits from the 2010 car – and some that are entirely new. No doubt that the car that arrives in Bahrain will be vastly different in comparison to the launch car, as teams don’t want to let their rivals to have a good look at their design innovations.

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