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Video: How FLIR thermal imagery helps Red Bull during demo runs

26 days 41 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 189 views )

Video: How FLIR thermal imagery helps Red Bull during demo runs read more »

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Bahrain GP: Preview - Pirelli

7 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 297 views )

Because of the abrasive surface and also thermal degradation we would expect more than one pit stop for most drivers, especially as the entire tyre range is softer this year. read more »

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Mercedes PU at 50 per cent efficiency on dyno

about 1 year ago

from: GPUpdate.net

( 571 views )

Mercedes says its 1.6 litre V6 power unit has now reached 50 per cent thermal efficiency on its dyno, delivering 109 more horsepower compared to its 2014… read more »

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Mercedes F1 engine hits 'remarkable' efficiency target on dyno

about 1 year ago

from: Autosport.com

( 693 views )

Mercedes' Formula 1 engine has hit a landmark achievement on the dyno at the team's Brixworth factory after breaking the 50% thermal efficiency barrier for the first tim read more »

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How will Pirelli's new tyres impact racing in 2017?

about 1 year ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 641 views )

Formula One's tyre supplier Pirelli is expecting fewer pit stops this year, but says that will not necessarily result in duller races. This year's wider tyres have... read more »

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Pirelli announces compound choices for opening races

about 1 year ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 517 views )

Pirelli has announced the tyre compound allocations for the first two races of the 2017 season. New wider tyres will be introduced next year aimed at increasing mechanical grip... read more »

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Video: 43 Trillion Calculations! Explaining F1 Power Unit Electronics! (4/4)

over 2 years ago

from: YouTube.com

( 562 views )

In part four of the #Halfway2Impossible series, we discover how the team at Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP) manages the complex interactions and energy flows... read more »

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Video: HOW TO: Light 10,000 Light Bulbs with an F1 Car!

over 2 years ago

from: YouTube.com

( 534 views )

In part three of the #Halfway2Impossible series, we discover how the team at Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP) broke boundaries to create a battery pack that... read more »

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Video: How Does it Work? Mercedes F1 Turbo Explained!

over 2 years ago

from: YouTube.com

( 494 views )

In part two of the #Halfway2Impossible series, we discover the team at Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP) drew inspiration from jet engines, helicopter turbines... read more »

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Video: What Do 37 Million F1 Ignitions Look Like?

over 2 years ago

from: YouTube.com

( 506 views )

In the quest for the unattainable ideal of perpetual motion, Silver Arrows Formula One engineers at Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains have managed to improve the... read more »

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Abu Dhabi GP: Practice notes - Pirelli

over 2 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 290 views )

We anticipate some degree of thermal degradation to remain a factor during the race. read more »

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Tech Talk: McLaren's various cooling options

over 4 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 1083 views )

Cooling is one of the main priorities for all of the teams this season, with a massive increase in the electrical energy being both stored and used. Furthermore the thermal... read more »

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Q&A with Paddy Lowe on the challenges ahead

over 4 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 1163 views )

Q. How significant is the change in technical regulations for the 2014 season? Paddy Lowe: For 2014 we have probably the greatest change in regulations in Formula One history.... read more »

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FIA test and dismiss latest RB9 floor theory

over 4 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 837 views )

The FIA took seriously a suggestion from technical expert Gary Anderson in India after the former designer suggested Red Bull's Adrian Newey might have found a way to... read more »

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Japanese GP: Practice notes - Pirelli

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 238 views )

We are expecting lower temperatures for race day which will reduce the thermal wear of the tyres and some teams might try to go for a straight two-stop race. read more »

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Singapore GP: Race notes - Pirelli

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 319 views )

Thermal degradation proved to be the limiting factor that the tyres had to overcome today rather than actual wear. read more »

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Tyre degradation a concern for Rosberg

over 5 years ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 306 views )

Nico Rosberg is concerned that Mercedes could struggle with thermal degradation at the Singapore Grand Prix after his tyres had a tendency to overheat during Friday practice read more »

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Thermal Cam gets thumbs-up

over 5 years ago

from: SkySports.com/F1

( 529 views )

Paul Hembery has given Pirelli's thumbs-up to the thermal imaging camera that showed heat being put through the tyres on Paul di Resta's car during Friday practice at... read more »

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Mercedes using infrared camera to monitor tyres

over 5 years ago

from: F1Zone.net

( 685 views )

Mercedes is the author of the latest F1 innovation, according to Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport. Suffering in recent years with a lack of in-season development, and... read more »

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German GP: Race notes - Pirelli

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 296 views )

Overall performance and durability of our tyres were in line with our expectations while thermal degradation was perhaps a little higher than expected today, due to the high... read more »

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Bahrain GP: Qualifying notes - Pirelli

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 342 views )

The key to managing the tyres here is going to be thermal degradation. With all the traction and braking events, this challenges the rear tyres in particular and that will be... read more »

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Q&A with Williams's Mark Gillan

over 5 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 754 views )

Q: The Brazilian Grand Prix ended early for both cars. Given the pace of the FW34 in practice and qualifying, what result do you think might have been possible at Interlagos?... read more »

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Q&A with Williams's Mark Gillan

over 5 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 763 views )

Q: What sort of technical challenge did the Circuit of the Americas provide? Mark Gillan, Chief Operations Engineer: The track layout was fantastic and a really good... read more »