In the round-up: Kevin Magnussen is optimistic F1’s new rules for 2017 will make the cars more challenging to drive.
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and more:
— F1 Fanatic (@f1fanatic_co_uk) January 23, 2017
I and many others have a lot to thank Bernie for these past 40 years. But it was definitely time for Mr E to stand aside. #F1
— Maurice Hamilton (@MauriceHamilton) January 23, 2017
Looking forward to the Liberty Media revolution. They've got some big plans, which is great. Much better than being own by a holding company
— Ben Hunt (@benjhunt) January 23, 2017
He always said #F1 ran best with a dictator in charge. Now we're about to find out if he was right or Liberty are indeed the way forward
— Jonathan Legard (@legardj) January 23, 2017
Part of me is very sad that Bernie is heading for the exit, part of me is very excited that we can take a necessary and new direction in F1
— Martin Brundle (@MBrundleF1) January 23, 2017
Peopke thinking that F1's business practices will suddenly change tomorrow morning may be in for a shock. #F1
— Leigh M O'Gorman (@LeighOGorman) January 23, 2017
— Nico Hülkenberg (@HulkHulkenberg) January 23, 2017
Former Williams technical head Pat Symonds has been appointed as a Visiting Professor at Cranfield University.
— Alan Baldwin (@alanbaldwinf1) January 23, 2017
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From the forum
Happy birthday to Ling!
On this day in F1
Happy birthday to Luca Badoer, who is 46 today, and Scott Speed, who turns 34.