McLaren's 1980s F1 innovation every team still uses today

2019-08-062:32
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F1 Technical Analysis

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One area of Formula 1 design where teams push the limits further every year is at the rear of the car, where the 'coke bottle' shape is vital to the aerodynamics. But where did this quest for getting air flowing between the bodywork and the rear wheels begin? Jake Boxall-Legge and Giorgio Piola revisit how McLaren started this trend - with great success - back in the 1980s

ChannelFormula 1
ProgramF1 Technical Analysis
Episode titleMcLaren's 1980s F1 innovation every team still uses today
Season2019
Episode number27
Date2019-08-6
Run time2:32
CategoryRacing coverage
ProductionMotorsport.tv
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