The tech developments F1 made while 'on holiday'

The tech developments F1 made while 'on holiday'

Formula 1 teams must spend two weeks of the annual summer break on a complete factory shutdown, but they still manage to turn up at Spa with plenty of new developments. Here's what the grid brought back from their summer holidays

You can imagine that Formula 1's cast of designers rarely enter 'holiday mode'. Even with the mandatory summer shutdown, designing an F1 car is pretty all-consuming, and it's fun to imagine engineers spending their time on the beaches of the Costa del Sol sketching new front wing designs in the sand with a stick.

OK, maybe it's not that fun.

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