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Lewis Pirelli Tyre Lifing

Lifing Your Parts

There is something that I must make clear before we start – when I am talking about Lifing, I am using the engineering use of the word not the Urban Dictionary version. In other words… The amount of time that a part can be safely used for before it becomes susceptible to fatigue or failure. …

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As F1 2019 Gets Under Way, Spare a Thought for the Aerodynamicist…..

When you look at vehicle development over the last 50 years, the most noticeable changes are usually down to advancements in aerodynamics. In many motorsports, apart from tyre development, aerodynamics offers the most obvious potential for gaining competitive advantage over the opposition and millions are spent each year by teams looking to leverage decades of …

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All Halo the Flip Flop!

Before I get ranting on the topic – did you like what I did with the pun in the title? No, oh well; I bet my pun is more popular than the thing, the abomination, that it refers to – The Flip Flop or The Halo as the FIA like to call it; trying to …

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