The Unusual History Of F1 Teams

  • Published: 11 January 2019
  • Did you know that Mercedes were once Tyrrell? Or that the current Renault team competed against themselves back in the 80s? Our latest F101 explorers the unusual histories of Formula One teams.

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Comments • 1 649

  • FedeEma GireBacela01
    FedeEma GireBacela01  5 hours back

    Italy is represented by 3 teams in F1 by now. I think it's a record

    • Maggie Marr
      Maggie Marr  7 hours back

      The Sauber F1 C38 was Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 in 2019 ;)

      • Rasmus Holmberg
        Rasmus Holmberg  7 hours back

        How about another wrench into the Renault history? Williams-Renault. Or am I way to late to the party?

        • Nuno Ponces
          Nuno Ponces  1 days back

          So only Ferrari and McLaren were the most consistent teams in all these years

          • Ryno Opperman
            Ryno Opperman  2 days back

            So explain the Alfa Romeo F1 team to me...
            Its not a freaking Alfa Romeo

            • TGGX-Motion Designer
              TGGX-Motion Designer  3 days back

              im confused if lotus is for malaysia and what is merz because i tought merz was for malaysia

              • Chris Durias
                Chris Durias  4 days back

                Mercedes is actually a Honda

                • BrokenBaron
                  BrokenBaron  4 days back

                  I'm Italian, and when I was 6(2009) I thought that RedBull and ToroRosso were the same thing, but I also tought "Why the commentator translates the name of a team?
                  That drove me crazy as well as the Lotus vs Lotus thing
                  And then I learnt the difference between "Who builds the engine" and "Who owns the team"

                  • Abdullah Alorini
                    Abdullah Alorini  1 weeks back

                    What about alfa romeo ? In past i mean in 50’s

                    • Yash Malhotra
                      Yash Malhotra  1 weeks back

                      What about 1950s Mercedes Benz team

                      • Mario Reid
                        Mario Reid  1 weeks back


                        • Eric French
                          Eric French  2 weeks back

                          Do you think the American "big 3" of Ford, GM & Dodge avoid F1? Do they simply focus on NASCAR? I'm a total newcomer. I always wonder why they don't make much of a splash in the World of Motorsports unless of course you count every Fifty Years they pop in and race LeMans.
                          Why do you think American manufacturers aren't more heavily involved other than components and engines?

                          • dnee
                            dnee  2 weeks back

                            Where is Panasonic Toyota F1 team?

                            • OMAR soccer
                              OMAR soccer  2 weeks back


                              • Gian-Luca Nardini
                                Gian-Luca Nardini  3 weeks back


                                • Aiden Sharman
                                  Aiden Sharman  3 weeks back


                                  • Pim Theuerzeit
                                    Pim Theuerzeit  3 weeks back

                                    red bull

                                    • Crish :D
                                      Crish :D  3 weeks back

                                      Waiting for lambo and Bugatti to be constructors😂

                                      • Duke_Gaming
                                        Duke_Gaming  3 weeks back

                                        Renault history is amazing.. Ayrton Senna won his first race with Toleman., Benetton won Championship with Michael Schumacher and Renault won Championship with Fernando Alonso.. These three are absolute legends in F1 history.. ❤🤩🥰

                                        • 96fps_from_mars
                                          96fps_from_mars  3 weeks back

                                          Worth reading about the philosophical idea of thr Ship of Theseus.

                                          • F1lover456
                                            F1lover456  3 weeks back

                                            Renault: such a complex history
                                            Ferarri: ;-;

                                            • Kismaci0913
                                              Kismaci0913  4 weeks back


                                            • Tracy Boam
                                              Tracy Boam  4 weeks back

                                              My husband is a real F1 addict. He's been watching it since he was a boy in the 1960's & he's 57 now. If he could afford it he'd go to every race. I get fed up of people constantly phoning asking him for facts n figures. Drives me mad at times. He seems to know more than the commentators

                                            • Devil Void
                                              Devil Void  1 months back

                                              The Mclaren one be split in half because Mclaren Mercedes and Mclaren

                                              • Gabriel Surpanu
                                                Gabriel Surpanu  1 months back

                                                MercedesTeam.✍🏼#GShD #tilLTheEnd

                                                • Alpean Are asem
                                                  Alpean Are asem  1 months back


                                                  • DutchTrains
                                                    DutchTrains  1 months back

                                                    3:28 i was there (prototyp automuseum in hamburg)

                                                    • Anna
                                                      Anna  1 months back


                                                      • Johannes Christ
                                                        Johannes Christ  1 months back

                                                        You forgot BMW Williams???🤔

                                                        • Gökhan Öğeç
                                                          Gökhan Öğeç  1 months back

                                                          ı support for redbull from turkey

                                                          • Poul Hansen
                                                            Poul Hansen  1 months back

                                                            You nedd haas

                                                            • UNKNOWN CHANNEL
                                                              UNKNOWN CHANNEL  1 months back

                                                              2JZ or RB26 is the fast engine

                                                              • Verwarde Schoen
                                                                Verwarde Schoen  1 months back

                                                                Isn't sauber Alfa Romeo now?

                                                                • TubedFisch
                                                                  TubedFisch  1 months back

                                                                  Could you also do a video about former teams that extinguished like Prost, Arrows or Steward and so on?

                                                                  • Flaming
                                                                    Flaming  2 months back

                                                                    Those 2012-2015 lotus cars were so beautiful god

                                                                    • J-Lee Official
                                                                      J-Lee Official  2 months back

                                                                      The Malaysian Lotus team became Caterham, right?

                                                                      • Funny Subject
                                                                        Funny Subject  2 months back

                                                                        They didn't talker about McLaren Mercedes

                                                                        • JayBe
                                                                          JayBe  2 months back

                                                                          No mention of McLaren-Mercedes?

                                                                          • CharlesOffdensen
                                                                            CharlesOffdensen  2 months back

                                                                            One Manuel Fangio :D

                                                                            • Георги Колев
                                                                              Георги Колев  2 months back

                                                                              there is/was "williams renault" team, where is that ?

                                                                              • Seb Mii
                                                                                Seb Mii  2 months back

                                                                                what a crazy story of Brawn gp!

                                                                                • Ritard Hamster
                                                                                  Ritard Hamster  2 months back

                                                                                  Williams history looks interesting 😅

                                                                                  • Adrian Zanoli
                                                                                    Adrian Zanoli  2 months back

                                                                                    Andrea Moda history

                                                                                    • Farid Hasanov
                                                                                      Farid Hasanov  2 months back

                                                                                      William used to be called De Tomasso, isn't it?

                                                                                      • In Trump We Trust
                                                                                        In Trump We Trust  2 months back

                                                                                        why there is no American Brand on F1 : like Ford , GM or Chevrolet . But if it is , I'm totally sure that US brands will dominate this competition .

                                                                                        • hari vishnu Srirangam
                                                                                          hari vishnu Srirangam  2 months back

                                                                                          ScUDERIA Ferrari

                                                                                          • Abdullah Alorini
                                                                                            Abdullah Alorini  2 months back

                                                                                            What about mclaren

                                                                                            • Supreme Overlord
                                                                                              Supreme Overlord  2 months back

                                                                                              Lotus vs Lotus LOL