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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  • David Taylor
    David Taylor  11 hours back

    Let's see this done with more detail. So, Williams... all the different incarnations. Engine suppliers etc. Mercedes Maclaren and other Maclaren. Etc.

    • SumD 0020
      SumD 0020  13 hours back

      Why didn't Toyota sell their F1 team..?!! Or did they..?

      • SumD 0020
        SumD 0020  13 hours back

        Neat graphics

        • AHR Red
          AHR Red  16 hours back

          Is There Any Explaination Why BMW Sauber Is In LFS But Other F1 Isnt?

          • Eric Diaz
            Eric Diaz  1 days back

            mercedes gotta get best story

            • Muhammad Yuda
              Muhammad Yuda  3 days back

              car manufacture losing again energy drink company how sad 🤔🤔🤣🤣🤣🤣

              • That Ebutuoy Guy
                That Ebutuoy Guy  3 days back

                I thought Mercedes were taking part long before it took over Brawn GP because the stories of "Silver Arrows" returning was all the buzz when they were rumoured to be coming back before it was finalized with their BGP take over.

                • GT Master
                  GT Master  4 days back


                  • Gyolo gsbrothers
                    Gyolo gsbrothers  5 days back

                    I got a bit lost with Renault's story

                    • marcelnl1979
                      marcelnl1979  5 days back

                      HI Sauber is now Alfa Romeo.

                      • Mr. Reese
                        Mr. Reese  5 days back

                        One must not forget that the success of Brawn GP was made possible because Honda abandoned the 2008 car early into the season and worked on the car for 2009.

                        • relivantplaya 2
                          relivantplaya 2  5 days back

                          is it just me or would anyone else like to see Lamborghini as a f1 team even though the company is owned by VW

                          • Gathirwa Timothy
                            Gathirwa Timothy  5 days back

                            Next time a Team is sold for £1 please let me know😂😂😂😂

                            • Noah Gehann
                              Noah Gehann  6 days back

                              Bwhoa Renault

                              • COURAGE IS TRUTH
                                COURAGE IS TRUTH  6 days back

                                CHARLIE WHITE AND BERNIE IS GONE FROM THE SPORT NOW.

                                Stop tweaking the HELL OUT OF EVERYTHING ELSE TO MAKE THE F-1 MORE RACE ENTERTAINING.
                                How you Say.

                                BRING BACK RACE REFUELING AND REVERSE THE FUEL MAXIMUM. If the sport is going keep saying that it’s the top level of auto racing. Well let’s do everything else that all the other top level classes . They all still refuel during the race event.
                                BRING IT BACK BRING IT BACK and then we can definitely see more entertainment and greater racing events because of the fact that you can lose or win and event in the pits and the top 3 teams automatically goes from 3-4 to 6-8 that could actually win a event and be more competitive.

                                • J bond
                                  J bond  1 weeks back

                                  Minardi...... still number one in my heart

                                  • Wiann Bruinenberg
                                    Wiann Bruinenberg  1 weeks back

                                    HAAS war originally Dutch though and was bought by an american...

                                    • FORMULA 1 World Tv
                                      FORMULA 1 World Tv  1 weeks back

                                      Probably I like The Mercedes history i mean HONDA ENGINE TO MERCEDES POWER?!

                                      • jasonmoyer
                                        jasonmoyer  1 weeks back

                                        McLaren hasn't really always been the same team. Technically the same entry I guess, but there's a reason that MP4 is affixed to the front of their car names.

                                        • Fe Nyx
                                          Fe Nyx  1 weeks back

                                          It was fairly understandable for me.

                                          • Pan Damasque
                                            Pan Damasque  1 weeks back

                                            Williams F1 history is not so straightforward, but that one goes back to 1969, not 1977.

                                            • ManeuverAviator007 Y
                                              ManeuverAviator007 Y  1 weeks back

                                              The most interesting story was Ferrari.
                                              Ferrari became a team in 1950 and still is. *The End*

                                              • David G
                                                David G  2 weeks back

                                                Honda 2007-2008 was the shittest team EVER.
                                                Brawn was great and Mercedes is now legendary.

                                                • Republikpropaganda
                                                  Republikpropaganda  2 weeks back

                                                  2:50 me in math😂😂

                                                  • DarkThemGamer
                                                    DarkThemGamer  2 weeks back

                                                    I hope a good manufactor buys williams
                                                    I am not a williams hater
                                                    I am disapointed to the results of the engine

                                                    • eza Deorido
                                                      eza Deorido  2 weeks back


                                                      • lord joshi
                                                        lord joshi  2 weeks back

                                                        I stil dont get renault🤔🤔

                                                        • AttilatheThrilla
                                                          AttilatheThrilla  2 weeks back

                                                          This isn’t confusing at all..

                                                          • Aiman Farhan
                                                            Aiman Farhan  2 weeks back

                                                            What??? Lotus team from malaysia?????

                                                            • Barbara Ventura
                                                              Barbara Ventura  2 weeks back

                                                              Ferrari Is the best

                                                              • rocketboyJV
                                                                rocketboyJV  2 weeks back

                                                                Dont really know what torro rosso is but yeah Toro is obviously bull and rosso definitely sounds like it would be Italian for red

                                                                • VeronViper 06
                                                                  VeronViper 06  2 weeks back

                                                                  Jenson 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 Ross 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 Rubens 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

                                                                  • VeronViper 06
                                                                    VeronViper 06  2 weeks back

                                                                    There were also two lotus teams at 2012, lotus Caterham and lotus

                                                                    • Macauley Plays
                                                                      Macauley Plays  2 weeks back

                                                                      Renault is weird

                                                                      • Johnata Viana
                                                                        Johnata Viana  3 weeks back



                                                                        Sauber ➡ Alfa Romeo (I guess...)

                                                                        • C M
                                                                          C M  3 weeks back

                                                                          Coooooolest team ever was Brabham.

                                                                          • Praya
                                                                            Praya  3 weeks back

                                                                            Engine please

                                                                            • Cars F1 Dude
                                                                              Cars F1 Dude  3 weeks back

                                                                              Torro Rosso is from Spain

                                                                              • Pilot Tadpole
                                                                                Pilot Tadpole  3 weeks back

                                                                                My last name is Tyrrell only a bit weird

                                                                                • JRT 4JUSTICE
                                                                                  JRT 4JUSTICE  3 weeks back

                                                                                  Excellent summary...I wish you would also compare the TAG PORCHE, Honda and Renault engines during aspiration engine and turbo would give others millennials a better and deeper understanding of the evolution

                                                                                  • Jordi
                                                                                    Jordi  4 weeks back

                                                                                    What about mclaren/mercedes??

                                                                                    • malp89
                                                                                      malp89  4 weeks back

                                                                                      Ciao from Faenza!

                                                                                      • Simey
                                                                                        Simey  4 weeks back

                                                                                        WTF1 is in ze game

                                                                                        • Winterhimovic99
                                                                                          Winterhimovic99  4 weeks back

                                                                                          The Manchester City of Formula One

                                                                                          • Jack _
                                                                                            Jack _  4 weeks back

                                                                                            I'd buy that for a dollar

                                                                                            • Danny Whittingham
                                                                                              Danny Whittingham  4 weeks back

                                                                                              Fantastic video, answered questions id always asked as a new formula 1 fan

                                                                                              • Uss Missouri
                                                                                                Uss Missouri  4 weeks back

                                                                                                5:09 xD

                                                                                                • JD M 23472737373
                                                                                                  JD M 23472737373  4 weeks back

                                                                                                  But Sauber in somewhere in 2019 turned into Alfa Romeo Racing 🏎

                                                                                                  • Connor Smith
                                                                                                    Connor Smith  3 weeks back

                                                                                                    JD M 23472737373 Because they wanted a 2019 Ferrari engine