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January 2007

Renault launch R27

… and it’s awful. Really, really hideous. (picture from F1Racing.net) Here’s a hint, boys – when you’ve got a new title sponsor with new corporate colours, you don’t need to just try and fit them onto your existing livery, because it’s the ideal opportunity [Read More]

January 24, 2007 // 1 Comment

New Lids

The new Renault launch is later today, and I’ll be covering that from 1pm GMT, with news of whether or not we actually get to see their eagerly-anticipated new livery. In the meantime, though, it’s worth noting that both the main title contenders for this year have got new helmets to go [Read More]

January 24, 2007 // 0 Comments

Renault test R27 in interim livery

Of course, what we’re seeing here is unlikely to be much like the final livery (to be unveiled next week), but the shade of blue chosen is interesting – could this be the predominant colour on the car this season? Might we see the rumoured blue and orange after all, with orange taking [Read More]

January 17, 2007 // 0 Comments

BMW launch F1.07

Move along, nothing to see here. Except, perhaps, for Nick Heidfeld’s scary new beard and less scary new lid design. They haven’t even done much in the way of moving sponsors around! That’s a Toyota of a new launch, that is, pure and [Read More]

January 16, 2007 // 1 Comment

New Williams! (?)

Well, it’s all happening today – and after the disappointment at the lacklustre new McLaren design, it now appears that, despite the official launch not being until next month, pictures of the new Williams have leaked onto the internet. If these are fakes, they’re particularly [Read More]

January 15, 2007 // 3 Comments

Ferrari and McLaren launch : World Continues To Yawn

So, after the frenzy of hype surrounding the release of images of the car on their official site this afternoon, it turns out that the new McLaren livery is… exactly the same as last year’s, complete with Vodafone’s name in the place of Emirates, and… replacing Johnnie Walker on [Read More]

January 15, 2007 // 0 Comments

Wild Rumours and Speculation…

So 2007 looks like being an interesting year in terms of liveries. Marlboro aside, the tobacco companies are gone, and so a number of teams have new title sponsors, with potentially drastic new paintjobs to go with them. And so, with the Ferrari and McLaren launches imminent, I thought it was time [Read More]

January 14, 2007 // 0 Comments

Toyota launch TF107 : World Yawns

If there’s one thing guaranteed to dampen the excitement of yet another round of new car launches, it’s the news that Toyota are the first out of the blocks. Ever since launching their first livery in 2002, F1’s biggest-spending underachievers have steadfastly refused to show any [Read More]

January 12, 2007 // 0 Comments

Welcome!

Welcome to Formula One Colours (I know, the name isn’t particularly catchy yet), a blog all about that most vital and important aspect of F1 – team, car and driver liveries, colours and sponsorship! I’ve started this site because I refuse to believe I’m the only person in [Read More]

January 12, 2007 // 1 Comment