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2021 cars will lose just 5% downforce when following

25 days 3 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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2021 cars will lose just 5% downforce when following read more »

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Video: The key areas hurting Williams's performance

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 235 views )

Now we've seen how far off the pace Williams is when it counts in F1 2019, the big question is how can it solve its problems? The team hinted that it has at least... read more »

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Video: Why F1's 2019 regulation changes 'stung' for the teams

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 283 views )

*Why F1's 2019 regulation changes 'stung' for the teams* Formula 1 teams are heading to the Australian Grand Prix looking to finally get clear answers on who has... read more »

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'Too easy' to get slashing downforce wrong - F1 tech expert Symonds

3 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 280 views )

Formula 1 technical expert Pat Symonds has warned it would be "all too easy" for rulemakers to slash downforce levels and fail to improve racing read more »

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Finally, someone gets it

4 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 290 views )

As Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost claims that downforce should be reduced by up to 50%, it appears that finally someone understands. read more »

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Toro Rosso's Tost: Formula 1 should slash downforce by '40-50%'

4 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 310 views )

Formula 1 bosses should slash downforce levels by a "minimum of 40-50%" to improve the spectacle of grand prix racing, reckons Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost read more »

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2019 rules will 'change nothing'

6 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 316 views )

Formula 1's 2019 aerodynamic changes, introduced with the stated aim of improving overtaking, have been skewered by Red Bull chief Dr Helmut Marko, who says the changes... read more »

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F1 2019 changes should cut downforce loss when following by a third

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 259 views )

Formula 1 cars should lose around one third less downforce when following each other next year, according to the latest predictions from the FIA read more »

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Hulkenberg backs Vettel on downforce 'holes' causing F1 spins

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 274 views )

Nico Hulkenberg believes it is hard for Formula 1 outsiders to understand how sensitive modern cars are in battle, following Sebastian Vettel's downforce "hole"... read more »

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Vettel suggests 'downforce hole' could be cause of 'weird' spins

6 months ago

from: Crash.Net

( 200 views )

Sebastian Vettel thinks there is a technical reason being the cause of his recent succession of "weird" spins.  read more »

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Sebastian Vettel: Ferrari downforce 'hole' may cause 'weird' spins

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 256 views )

Sebastian Vettel thinks the downforce "hole" left by rivals' Formula 1 cars in battle could be a factor in explaining his series of "weird" spins this year read more »

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Kimi ‘lost a lot of downforce’ in Max incident

7 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 253 views )

Kimi Raikkonen has admitted that the incident between himself and Max Verstappen on the first lap led to him losing downforce. read more »

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Romain Grosjean: Suzuka “not an easy track to set up the car” for

7 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 205 views )

Suzuka may be a firm favourite amongst drivers, but it can be difficult to get the balance of downforce right for. read more »

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The Ground Effect

8 months ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 374 views )

The means of generating downforce in F1 is broadly unchanged since the Lotus 78 - a car which is now over 40 years old - namely a front wing, a downforce producing underbody,... read more »

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How the top F1 teams' wheelbase and rake compares in 2018

8 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 598 views )

This weekend's Singapore Grand Prix marks the return of the proper downforce battle in Formula 1 after the low-drag challenges of Spa and Monza read more »

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How Formula 1's top teams tackled Monza tech headaches

8 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 370 views )

Monza's long flat-out straights force Formula 1 teams to think more about drag levels and trimming downforce at the Italian Grand Prix than elsewhere read more »

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Drivers urge Sauber to improve low-downforce package

8 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 254 views )

Drivers urge Sauber to improve low-downforce package read more »

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Vettel leads the way FP1 Spa-Francorchamp

8 months ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 198 views )

After the annual summer break, the F1 circus lands on the circuit of Spa Francorchamp, a medium downforce track with 70% of the lap on the throttle. And thus free practice one... read more »

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‘Compromise Between Higher And Lower Downforce’ is ‘More Difficult’ at Spa – Pilbeam

8 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 291 views )

Renault Sport Formula One Team's Ciaron Pilbeam feels Spa is on the toughest tracks to set a car up at ahead of this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix read more »

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Video: First Look At The 2019 F1 Front Wing Designs

9 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 377 views )

We take a quick look at the 2019 front wing designs from Williams, Force India and Red Bull. All teams have been testing a simplified front wing design to help aid overtaking... read more »

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How F1 teams chased 'dirty downforce' gains in Hungarian GP

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 404 views )

The Hungaroring is a challenge for Formula 1 drivers and engineers alike, and is often likened to Monaco but without the walls read more »

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Vandoorne swaps chassis for Hungarian GP

9 months ago

from: Crash.Net

( 280 views )

In a bid to remedy his long-running downforce issues, Stoffel Vandoorne swaps chassis for this weekend's race in Hungary. read more »

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How a non-performance aero change helped Williams's F1 car

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 327 views )

At the German Grand Prix, Williams took a step forward with its so-far troublesome FW41 thanks to a new front wing that wasn't about adding downforce or increasing top speed read more »

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Alonso tells McLaren to investigate Vandoorne's car

9 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 394 views )

Fernando Alonso has called on McLaren to investigate the downforce issues that appear to be affecting his teammate's car only. read more »

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Stoffel Vandoorne 'hasn't forgotten how to drive' amid downforce loss

9 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 278 views )

Stoffel Vandoorne 'hasn't forgotten how to drive' amid downforce loss read more »