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Latest F1 news about: Aerodynamic

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Technical Insight: Ferrari adopted a spoon rear-wing to cut drag in Austria

5 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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In Austria, Ferrari used a medium-to-low aerodynamic set-up to counter the strong drag that the SF1000 offers on the straights. Ferrari used a ‘spoon’ rear-wing throughout the... read more »

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Ferrari hope to have updates a week early

5 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Ferrari are aiming to bring forward some of their aerodynamic upgrades by a week to the Styrian Grand Prix after struggling for pace in Austria's F1 season-opener. read more »

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Wolff ‘can’t listen’ to Ferrari’s complaints any more

5 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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The biggest losers in Austria, Toto Wolff is over hearing Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto complain about the Scuderia's aerodynamic deficits. read more »

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Technical Insight: Rear-wing and mirror updates for Mercedes in Austria

5 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 536 views )

Mercedes not only presented a new black livery in Austria this weekend, but also several small aerodynamic tweaks to its W11. The black livery helps to conceal the small... read more »

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Ferrari forced to 'recalibrate the whole programme' after poor pre-season testing results- Binotto

5 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 431 views )

Ferrari will run a testing-spec car at the Formula 1 season opener, team principal Mattia Binotto blaming poor pre-season testing results for a 'significant change in... read more »

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Mercedes objections to aero handicap based on an assumption they would win - Brawn

5 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 275 views )

Formula 1 managing director of motorsport Ross Brawn needed to point out to Mercedes that the new aerodynamic handicap rules could benefit the Silver Arrows if the team slips... read more »

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Racing Point: 2021 F1 rule tweak requires "front to back" new aero package

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 336 views )

Racing Point technical director Andy Green says a minor change to the floor regulations for 2021 has proven to be bigger than anticipated and needs a "front to back"... read more »

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Technical Insight: Mercedes’ outwash approach on the W11

6 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 352 views )

For the 2020 Formula 1 season Mercedes’ engineers at Brackley have worked hard, under the guidance of technical boss James Allison, to increase the aerodynamic efficiency of... read more »

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Allison on ‘laggy, awkward’ R&D sliding scale

6 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Formula 1's new sliding scale aerodynamic testing regulations, ATR, are "laggy" and "awkward" according to Mercedes tech director James Allison. read more »

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Wolff: Aero test handicap rule not "a baseball bat" move like reverse grids

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 377 views )

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff accepts the revised aerodynamic testing restrictions for 2022 as the first form of success handicapping by pointing out the contrast in the... read more »

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Balance of performance has 'no place in Formula 1' says Wolff

6 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 326 views )

Toto Wolff has said he is against any form of balance of power in Formula 1, although he accepts the new aerodynamic testing restrictions [ATR] as a 'fine adjustment'. read more »

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F1 Tech: The rise of extreme bargeboard designs

6 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 303 views )

The aerodynamics of a current F1 car sees a maximum expression of research, development, and extremism, in the flow deviators placed between the front wheels and the sidepods,... read more »

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Explained: F1's first handicap system

6 months ago

from: SkySports.com/F1

( 330 views )

Formula 1 will introduce its first handicap system for aerodynamic development from next year - but what exactly does it mean, and what impact might it have on the... read more »

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This is how F1's new sliding scale aero development rules work

6 months ago

from: Crash.Net

( 347 views )

F1 is introducing radical new sliding scale aerodynamic testing rules from 2021. We've taken a look at how they work and why they should help level the field.  read more »

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FIA approve Formula 1 rule changes including reduced cost cap

6 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 278 views )

The FIA have approved a lower cap for 2021 as well as new rules regarding aerodynamic testing. read more »

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Sliding scale for windtunnel development approved for 2021 season

6 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 283 views )

Formula 1 has rubber-stamped new regulations for the 2021 season that will result in a sliding scale rule for aerodynamic development. Under the new agreement the lower down a... read more »

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New Formula 1 development regulations 'will be interesting' says Horner

6 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 417 views )

Red Bull boss Christian Horner is not in favour if the new Formula 1 regulations surrounding aerodynamic developments. read more »

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‘Stroll’s investment allowed for pink Mercedes’

7 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 290 views )

Racing Point had long been wanting to switch to the Mercedes aerodynamic philosophy but wasn't able to do so because of finances. read more »

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A lack of egos led to Mercedes-inspired Racing Point car

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 436 views )

Racing Point technical director Andrew Green feels a lack of egos allowed his team to abandon its long-held aerodynamic concept and adopt its 2020 Formula 1 car's... read more »

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Racing Point question if new aero regs are needed

7 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 265 views )

Racing Point boss, Otmar Szafnauer, is hoping the current aerodynamic regulations can stay in place if teams can start showcasing "good racing" again. read more »

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2022 development banned until 2021, DAS ban remains

8 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 291 views )

Aerodynamic development for the 2022 Formula 1 season has now been prohibited until 2021, the FIA announced on Tuesday. '21 was supposed to see sweeping changes to the... read more »

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F1 teams banned from developing 2022 cars this year

8 months ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 287 views )

In addition to delaying Formula One's next major rule change to 2022, motor racing's governing body, the FIA, has banned all aerodynamic development of those cars... read more »

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2020 Ferrari 'faster in the corners and slower on the straights'

9 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 341 views )

Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says that Ferrari have worked to improve on their aerodynamic deficiencies compared to Formula 1 rivals Mercedes over the winter break. read more »

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New Williams front wing among tech developments for second F1 test

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 266 views )

Williams trialled a new front wing design at the start of the second week of Formula 1 pre-season testing, with further new aerodynamic additions seen elsewhere in the pitlane read more »

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Racing Point explains 'risky' attempt to replicate 2019 F1 Mercedes

10 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 406 views )

The Racing Point Formula 1 team's technical director Andrew Green says the outfit has taken a big risk by attempting to replicate the aerodynamic philosophy pioneered by... read more »