(Motorsport-Total.com) – Will the new 2022 Formula 1 cars really look like the design studio presented at Silverstone? And what about the fact that Formula 1 has introduced a prototype with two different nose shapes? The answers to these and other questions can now be found in our new video on Formula 1 technology 2022 on the YouTube channel Formula1.de.
The Formula 1 design studio for 2022: but it doesn’t have to be that way
Because one thing is clear: Formula 1 will not be a single series under the new regulations. This means that not all cars will look the same in 2022. There is still enough room for designers to go their own way. What it could be and why, we also discuss it in the video.
Areas that are likely to have a strong individual signature include, for example, vehicle noses or their hoods, as well as front axle wheel covers that have recently been introduced for the season. 2022. It will also be exciting to see how the teams design the airflow from the front wing to the rear wing, based on the cooling requirements of the respective unit.
And even if in the design studio shown at Silverstone the DRS mechanism of the rear wing was lost, help to move forward will once again be part of the Formula 1 repertoire in 2022.
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So far, however, vehicles developed under the new regulations have existed mainly in virtual form. “We talk about drawings,” says, for example, McLaren driver Lando Norris. “I think it will be months before the car gets on wheels. Maybe that won’t happen until the new year.”
And: “I’ve seen a lot of drawings and designs, but every week there’s something new and different. This new car has a lot of facets. Now you can make it faster week after week.”