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Hamilton charts Mercedes progress from ‘terrible’ F1 car to wins

21 hours 32 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Lewis Hamilton has revealed Mercedes’ progress from having a “terrible” Formula 1 car to seizing race victories has derived from adding downforce in the right areas. Mercedes... read more »

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How McLaren chased a top speed boost at F1's British Grand Prix

3 days 17 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

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McLaren continued to pile the pressure on Red Bull at Formula 1's British Grand Prix as it arrived with a new lower downforce rear wing assembly to boost the MCL38's... read more »

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Max Verstappen reveals huge downforce loss after 'ripping the floor apart'

7 days 15 hours ago

from: Crash.Net

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Max Verstappen explains the true extent of the damage to his Red Bull following an off in qualifying. read more »

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Verstappen floor damage cost him 100 points of downforce

7 days 15 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

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Max Verstappen was told the floor damage caused by his run across the Copse gravel trap in Q1 for Formula 1's British Grand Prix robbed him of 100 downforce points.Amid... read more »

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TECHNICAL: Teams divided in their downforce level with Ferrari, Mercedes, Red Bull and McLaren ...

8 days 21 hours ago

from: F1Technical.net

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The field is very much divided in their choice for the optimal downforce configuration at the British Grand Prix. F1Technical's lead journalist Balazs Szabo analyses... read more »

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TECHNICAL: Ferrari set to run the lower downforce rear wing compared to Mercedes, Red Bull and ...

15 days 23 hours ago

from: F1Technical.net

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Having used a slightly lower downforce rear wing compared to its rivals, McLaren, Red Bull and Mercedes at last weekend's Spanish Grand Prix, Ferrari looks set to run the... read more »

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Albon rues lack of downforce for Williams troublesome Barcelona weekend

19 days 19 hours ago

from: F1Technical.net

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Williams drivers Alexander Albon called the Barcelona weekend a "reality check" after the outfit spent most of the Spanish Grand Prix languish in the final spots. read more »

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Sargeant: New Williams F1 floor ‘not producing the right amount of downforce’

21 days 32 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Logan Sargeant revealed that Williams’ troubles in Formula 1’s Spanish Grand Prix have been compounded by his floor “not producing the right amount of downforce”. Sargeant came... read more »

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Video: A Mix of High and Low Speed Corners | Spain Track Guide

25 days 13 hours ago

from: YouTube.com

( 531 views )

Dani Bereznay is back again on F1 24! This time he’ll show you how to take the high downforce circuit of Barcelona-Catalunya, as well as give you some more intricate tips and... read more »

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Russell: 2026 F1 cars could be ‘sketchy’ at top speed

25 days 19 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 511 views )

George Russel believes that the 2026 Formula 1 cars could be “sketchy” at top speeds due to their low downforce configuration on the straights. The draft chassis and... read more »

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Podcast: 2026 F1 regulations deep dive

26 days 15 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 615 views )

Last week, the FIA announced the first draft of its new regulations, set to debut at the start of the 2026 season.There are some big changes on the horizon, including smaller... read more »

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Red Bull's kerb-ride push won't risk F1 aero prowess

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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The Milton Keynes-based team has faced a pair of challenging outings in Monaco and Montreal with its 2024 challenger proving not to be especially comfortable in handling kerbs... read more »

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Why Hulkenberg felt like ‘a sitting duck’ in F1 Canadian GP

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Haas driver Nico Hulkenberg has explained that his choice to opt for a higher downforce set-up in Formula 1’s Canadian Grand Prix left him feeling like a sitting duck”.... read more »

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FIA open to changes amid team fears over F1 2026 rules

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 801 views )

In the wake of the FIA issuing its outline plans for the 2026 rules revamp earlier this week, a number of teams have expressed fears about numerous aspects of what is on the... read more »

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Vowles warns 2026 rules could make gap between F1 and F2 ‘as small as a few seconds’

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 579 views )

Williams Team Principal James Vowles has warned that the proposed 2026 Formula 1 regulations could make the gap to Formula 2 cars “as small as a few seconds”. The FIA has... read more »

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Russell: "Crazy" F1 2026 top speeds will have safety implications

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 460 views )

On Thursday the FIA presented an outline of the all-new 2026 F1 cars with a bigger emphasis on electric energy and much lower drag and downforce levels.The more slippery cars... read more »

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Technical: Ferrari with the most aggressive, Mercedes with the biggest rear wing in Montreal

about 1 month ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 582 views )

The current four top teams, Red Bull, McLaren, Ferrari and Mercedes are set to use a medium downforce configuration rear wing at the Canadian Grand Prix, with the... read more »

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How F1's top teams went all in with their Monaco rear wings

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 599 views )

Cost cap restrictions have sometimes led teams to question whether the investment of a Monaco-only rear wing is worth it, or whether they are better off just sticking with a... read more »

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Piastri relieved ‘big’ downforce loss came in F1 Monaco GP

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 735 views )

Oscar Piastri has conceded he was relieved it was the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix as he combated a “big” downforce loss from damage at the start to his McLaren. Piastri made a... read more »

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Haas F1 duo disqualified from Monaco qualifying over rear wing breach

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 701 views )

After qualifying the FIA's scrutineering team found the DRS clearance on both Haas cars to be greater than the maximum allowed opening of 85mm.The matter was referred to... read more »

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F1 Monaco GP: Tech images from the pitlane explained

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 334 views )

Red Bull Racing RB20 technical detailPhoto by: Giorgio PiolaRed Bull has a higher downforce rear wing configuration in Monaco, with a flat leading edge on the mainplane that... read more »

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First look: The high-downforce F1 rear wings introduced in Monaco

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 546 views )

Ferrari and particularly McLaren have moved to close the gap with the previously dominant Red Bull RB20 in recent weeks, with McLaren's Lando Norris taking his maiden win... read more »

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Technical: Teams commit to high-downforce rear wings in Monaco

about 1 month ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 405 views )

The majority of the teams have elected to use a high-downforce rear wing this weekend as the sport prepares itself for the narrow streets of the Monaco street circuit. read more »

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Red Bull commits to new Monaco-specific high downforce F1 rear wing

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 259 views )

Although the demands of the tight and twisty Monte Carlo street circuit make it an obvious place to bring the highest downforce specification possible, the restrictions of the... read more »

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Monaco Grand Prix: Preview - Haas

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 451 views )

This year the team has worked pretty well in the wind tunnel to come up with the Monaco downforce level required, which is different from previous years. read more »