Moving into 2017, Formula One faces numerous regulation changes. Last time this happened, in 2014, it completely shook up the field. So what should we expect this time? Hopefully, more exciting racing. Wider cars and tyres promise better aesthetics and faster lap times, with revised aero regulations hoping to improve the racing. [Read more…]
The current F1 hybrid engine consists of 5 main parts:
- The internal combustion engine (ICE)
- The turbo ( consisting of a compressor and a turbine)
- The MGU-H
- The MGU-K
- The energy store
Each part has a vital part to play in ensuring the engine is powerful, reliable and efficient. Below is a more detailed description of how each part of the engine works.