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Who programs the MCUs in Formula?

Who programs the MCU:s? Manor and Ferrari, for example have very different resources at their disposal. Does this lead to unfair advantages? Can the MCU be programmed to be optimized for individual turns?

Written by Janita on Friday July 8, 2016
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Differences between Formula 1 and Formula E cars?

What are the major differences between a Formula 1 and Formula E cars? How would the acceleration, top speed and laptime compare at the same tracks? Would a Formula E car be competitive agains a GP2 car?

Written by Janita on Friday July 8, 2016
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Why is the wet weather tire in F1 larger?

What is the advantage of having the wet weather tire in Formula be 10 millimetres in diameter larger than the dry condition tire? Could Pirelli make the full wets thinner do make driving easier and decrease aquaplaning?

Written by Janita on Friday July 8, 2016
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Where did "Lollipop men" go from F1?

In the old days the Formula 1 spectators were familiar with "Lollipop men" that signalled when drivers could leave the pits. What happened to them?

Written by Janita on Friday July 8, 2016
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