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Video: The revolutionary F1 car every team had to copy

5 days 19 hours ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 163 views )

There are times throughout F1 history where a car comes along that changes how designers think about their work forever. Giorgio Piola looks back at a car that did just that -... read more »

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Video: The banned F1 car that wasn't actually very good

13 days 19 hours ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 158 views )

The twin-chassis Lotus 88 is considered the last truly ground-breaking design attempted by Colin Chapman, but we never found out how fast it could have been because it was... read more »

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Video: Discovering an 'illegal secret' on a Formula 1 car

15 days 19 hours ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 232 views )

Formula 1 has always been about pushing the regulations to the maximum, and occasionally that includes stepping over the mark and doing all you can to avoid getting caught.... read more »

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Video: Getting under the skin of the six-wheeled Tyrrell F1 car

27 days 12 hours ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 165 views )

Tyrrell shocked the Formula 1 world when it launched its six-wheeled P34 in the 1970s. The car won a race in 1976 before struggling to remain competitive, and Giorgio Piola was... read more »

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Giorgio Piola's top F1 cars - The revolutionary 1989 Ferrari 640

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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Ahead of Ferrari's home race at the Italian Grand Prix, legendary technical expert and illustrator Giorgio Piola revisits one of its greatest Formula 1 cars - the 640 read more »

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Video: Piola's top cars: Ferrari 640

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 213 views )

In the year of the 90th anniversary of the Scuderia, we look back at how Ferrari broke new ground with designer John Barnard in 1989 with its smartly designed gear lever... read more »

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Video: The trick F1 cars that ended McLaren's post-Senna slump

2 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 260 views )

In just three years at the start of the 1990s McLaren went from winning its fourth Formula 1 championship in a row in 1991 to failing to win a race in its first year without... read more »

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Video: McLaren's 1980s F1 innovation every team still uses today

3 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 226 views )

One area of Formula 1 design where teams push the limits further every year is at the rear of the car, where the 'coke bottle' shape is vital to the aerodynamics. But... read more »

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Video: Why 'rake' is such a big design trend in F1

3 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 253 views )

The concept of rake in Formula 1 car design was pioneered by Red Bull, and now almost every team on the grid has followed the team's lead. In the latest episode of our... read more »

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Video: First look at F1's new details for 2021 cars

3 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 208 views )

Formula 1 has put together new details about its plans to overhaul the cars for 2021, and a small selection of journalists have had an early look at how things are shaping up.... read more »

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Piola: Visualising 2021 F1 cars using initial FIA details of plans

3 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 248 views )

Although Formula 1's 2021 rules have not yet been finalised, the ideas are advanced enough for technical expert Giorgio Piola to imagine how the new generation of cars... read more »

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Piola: F1 teams' low-downforce changes for high-speed Silverstone

3 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 211 views )

As the journey to Silverstone is short for most Formula 1 teams, bringing new parts is not nearly as complex as shipping them to far-flung corners of the Earth read more »

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Piola: Ferrari tries to cut F1 2019 downforce deficit in Austria

4 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 200 views )

Ferrari trialled a new set of nose-mounted turning vanes in practice for the Austrian Grand Prix in a bid to end its current Formula 1 win drought read more »

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Piola: Mercedes F1 W10 rear suspension innovation explained

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 214 views )

Mercedes has made no secret that one of the biggest gains it has made with its 2019 Formula 1 car has been in its slow speed corner performance read more »

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Giorgio Piola: How Formula 1 teams are changing wings for Canada

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 189 views )

Multiple Formula 1 teams have redefined their rear wing designs ahead of the Canadian Grand Prix in a quest to find more straightline performance at the Montreal circuit read more »

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Video: How a Formula 1 car works: Episode 5 - Suspension

5 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 314 views )

Giorgio Piola and Jake Boxall-Legge explain the key thinking behind modern-day Formula 1 suspension design, looking at the preferences teams have to take into consideration... read more »

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Video: Why the 'second' Niki Lauda was even better than the first

5 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 299 views )

As the Formula 1 paddock sets up in Monaco, the late Niki Lauda is not far from anyone's thoughts following his death earlier this week. Inside the paddock, Edd Straw is... read more »

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Video: Giorgio Piola's magic moments from 50 years of Monaco GPs

5 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 375 views )

Our famed technical illustrator Giorgio Piola is celebrating 50 years of attending Formula 1 races - a career that has taken him to more than 800 GPs and started with Monaco in... read more »

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Podcast: Giorgio Piola on Formula 1's greatest designers

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 284 views )

Giorgio Piola's 50th anniversary of covering Formula 1 is celebrated in the latest edition of The Autosport Podcast read more »

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Video: Red Bull and McLaren reveal aggressive F1 upgrades at Spanish GP

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 318 views )

More new parts emerged in the Formula 1 pitlane at the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday, with big updates from Red Bull and McLaren catching the eye. Edd Straw is joined in the... read more »

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Video: First look at F1 teams' updates for the Spanish GP

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 313 views )

The Spanish Grand Prix is always the scene for big update packages from Formula 1 teams, and ahead of the track action starting on Friday, Edd Straw is joined by Giorgio Piola... read more »

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Video: How a Formula 1 car works: Episode 4 - Diffuser

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 282 views )

Our latest episode explaining the technical features of a Formula 1 car focuses on the increasing importance of the diffuser. Giorgio Piola and Jake Boxall-Legge explain what... read more »

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Piola explains Formula 1 teams' low downforce packages in Baku

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 254 views )

The majority of Formula 1 teams have emerged for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix with low-downforce packages, aiming to take advantage of the longest straight on the 2019 calendar read more »

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Video: Giorgio Piola's take on 2019 F1 season so far

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 353 views )

One of the key differences between Mercedes and Ferrari so far in 2019 has been the two teams’ respective approaches to development. Legendary technical illustrator Giorgio... read more »

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Video: How a Formula 1 car works: Episode 3 - Sidepods

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 329 views )

In our latest guide to how an F1 car works, Giorgio Piola and Jake Boxall-Legge explain the design trends teams pursue in sidepod design, and the reasons behind them. They also... read more »