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Drawing A Lotus F1 Car For A Magazine Article Isn’t As Simple As It Sounds

Drawing A Lotus F1 Car For A Magazine Article Isn’t As Simple As It Sounds

The Lotus 72 was a masterpiece of a car. Lotus employed this chassis, albeit with year-on-year updates, for five full seasons of Formula One from 1970 to 1975. It was and remains such a stunning beauty of engineering prowess, and the technical drawing rendered by Giorgio Piola for Italian language…

Lewis Hamilton Takes Mugello’s First-Ever F1 Pole Position

Lewis Hamilton Takes Mugello’s First-Ever F1 Pole Position

The Mugello circuit has never hosted a Formula One race before, which means that Lewis Hamilton has made history by taking pole position at the track ahead of Sunday’s race. And with his time of 1:15.144, Hamilton has also secured the lap record.

Formula One’s Wheel Tethers Don’t Seem To Be Working

Formula One’s Wheel Tethers Don’t Seem To Be Working

Formula One introduced wheel tethers back in 1998 to prevent errant tires from flying off a crashed car and causing more damage than necessary. Back in 2011, the FIA even implemented double wheel tethers for twice the safety, and in 2018, a third. There’s just one big problem: they don’t…