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Piola: The changes helping Mercedes accomodate dual-axis F1 steering

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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Mercedes became the talk of the opening pre-season Formula 1 test at Barcelona when onboard footage revealed the team's innovative new dual-axis steering system read more »

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Piola: The key differences between Ferrari's 2019 and 2020 F1 cars

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 222 views )

Ferrari was keen to play up the "extreme" concepts it adopted in the development of its 2020 Formula 1 car, suggesting the SF1000 is a radical departure from its... read more »

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Video: Piola on McLaren's world beater - the MP4/4

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 256 views )

Winning all but one race of the 1988 Formula 1 season, the McLaren MP4/4 is one of the most successful of all time. With Honda‚Äôs hugely-powerful turbo engine in the back, and... read more »

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Video: Behind 2009's double-diffuser dominator

2 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 247 views )

Emerging from the ashes of Honda, the Brawn GP team took the Formula 1 world by storm after 2009's significant technical overhaul, winning both titles. Giorgio Piola and... read more »

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Video: Looking back on the Williams FW14B

3 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 222 views )

Loaded with sophisticated electronics and driver aids, the Williams FW14B was one of the most advanced and successful Formula 1 cars of its generation. Legendary technical... read more »

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Video: Giorgio Piola: The most important F1 drawing in my life

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 348 views )

Legendary F1 technical illustrator Giorgio Piola has been prowling the pit lane for 50 years and more than 800 grands prix, but there is still one of his famous drawings he... read more »

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Video: The revolutionary F1 car every team had to copy

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 252 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

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 276 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

6 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 419 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

7 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 249 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

7 months 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

7 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 374 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

8 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 383 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

8 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 344 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

9 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 447 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

9 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 308 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

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 330 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

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 303 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

10 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 277 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

10 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 516 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

10 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 253 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

10 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 431 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

11 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 421 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

11 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 515 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

11 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 362 views )

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