In Formula One’s 67-year history, many teams have come and gone. Some have been successful while others failed to make a lasting impression. Some manufacturers like Maserati and Alfa Romeo have both won the F1 world championship, piloted by Juan Manuel Fangio and Giuseppe ‘Nino’ Farina respectively. Other manufacturers like Lamborghini and Bugatti, who came from a rich racing pedigree and are well known for their hypercars, were not very competitive. However, there are some teams that Formula One fans would love to see return to the sport.

5. British American Racing

The team may not have won any race but Jenson Button came close a few times

This British Formula One constructor raced from 1999 to 2005 after acquisition of the Tyrrell team. In their maiden season they partnered with Supertech with disastrous results. The following year, they partnered with Honda, who proved to be much more reliable than the Supertech. In 2004, the BAR Honda witnessed their most successful season till date. Jenson Button was consistently in the top 5 during the course of the season. Fans would have surely missed the iconic livery from 2004. Unfortunately, with the ban on tobacco advertisements, the Lucky Strike logo will be absent if the team did return to racing. the BAR team bad drivers like Jacques Villeneuve, Jenson Button, Indy 500 winner Takuma Sato and 1996 Monaco winner Olivier Panis.

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