Ken Tanaka

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Rivals downplaying impact of 2022 F1 fuel, says Honda

Honda believes that other Formula 1 manufacturers are deliberately playing down the difficulty all of them are facing in recovering power lost due to a switch to more sustainable fuel.

Honda to check if Verstappen's cracked F1 engine can be repaired

Honda will inspect further Max Verstappen's cracked Formula 1 power unit that needed replacing at the Hungarian Grand Prix to see if there is any chance it can be repaired.

Honda: Verstappen's F1 engine could be saved after British GP crash

Honda thinks the damage to Max Verstappen's Formula 1 engine from his British Grand Prix crash may be less than initially feared, but further checks in Japan are needed.

Honda: New F1 engine an aero boost for Red Bull

Honda says the aerodynamics of Red Bull’s new RB16B Formula 1 car have been boosted by the design tweaks it made to produce a new super-compact engine.

Tsunoda explains early DRS use at Bahrain F1 test

Yuki Tsunoda has explained the reason behind the early deployment of his drag reduction system during Formula 1’s pre-season testing in Bahrain that helped boost his pace.

Honda: Tsunoda "showed how much he has grown" with F2 win

Honda Formula 1 boss Masashi Yamamoto has hailed Yuki Tsunoda's progression after the Japanese driver scored his first FIA Formula 2 race win last weekend at Silverstone

Honda weighing up F1 practice run for Button's team-mate Yamamoto

Honda is weighing up giving Japanese driver Naoki Yamamoto a free practice run in Formula 1 next season after his 2018 Super GT and Super Formula title success

Gasly hints at Toro Rosso chance if Sainz makes early Renault move

Pierre Gasly has hinted he is in the frame to make his Formula 1 debut for Toro Rosso in Malaysia if Carlos Sainz makes an early switch to Renault

Gasly: First Super Formula win a relief after early-season troubles

Red Bull Formula 1 protege Pierre Gasly has admitted he was relieved to overcome early-season troubles to take his first win in Super Formula last weekend