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  • FIA news
  • FIA lists 2012 regulation tweaks
  • December 7, 2011: The FIA has made a number of tweaks to Formula One's technical and sporting regulations in order to tidy up some grey areas

  • News
  • Teams opposed to Q3 tweaks
  • November 14, 2011: McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh has warned against changing Formula One's qualifying format in order to coax all ten drivers out on track in the final session of qualifying

  • Rules
  • Domenicali calls for qualifying tweak
  • October 8, 2011: Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali has called for a shakeup in the qualifying and tyre regulations to encourage all cars to take part in the top ten shootout

  • 2014 regulations
  • Ecclestone rules out electric motors
  • August 5, 2011: Bernie Ecclestone has said Formula One's 2014 engine regulations will be tweaked because a rule that says cars must run on electric engines only in the pit lane would mean "people could be killed".

  • Exhaust regulations
  • FIA confident exhaust confusion is over
  • July 14, 2011: FIA technical delegate Charlie Whiting is confident the controversy surrounding off-throttle exhaust blown diffusers has been put to bed and that there will be no protests from the teams on the issue

  • Exhaust regulations
  • Exhaust ban was 'unpoliceable' - Lowe
  • July 11, 2011: McLaren technical director Paddy Lowe has said the FIA was not to blame for the confusion and controversy surrounding off-throttle blown diffusers at the British Grand Prix

  • British Grand Prix
  • Ferrari ready to reach agreement on exhausts
  • July 10, 2011: Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali says his team is ready to come to an agreement with its rivals over exhaust regulations at the upcoming races

  • British Grand Prix
  • McLaren and Red Bull lock horns over exhaust regs
  • July 8, 2011: Concessions made by the FIA over its supposed ban on off-throttle blown diffusers kicked off a row between Red Bull boss Christian Horner and McLaren boss Martin Whitmarsh on Friday

  • McLaren news
  • Lowe dismisses engine threats
  • July 6, 2011: McLaren technical director Paddy Lowe says the circuits have made an "ironic" threat to run IndyCars in response to the new engine regulations.

  • Engine regulations
  • FIA announces 15,000 rpm limit
  • July 1, 2011: The FIA has announced that the new 1.6L V6 turbo engines will have a rev limit of 15,000rpm and will still ensure Formula One has a unique sound.

  • Engine regulations
  • Audi impacted 2013 engine decision - Newey
  • June 27, 2011: Adrian Newey has revealed that Audi was the driving force behind the aborted plans for Formula One to switch to four-cylinder engines in 2013

  • Rule changes
  • Whiting defends engine map rule
  • June 25, 2011: FIA technical delegate Charlie Whiting insists the new engine mapping rules are not designed to slow down Red Bull.

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