In 2022 the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile is the association responsible for the interests of motoring organisations and motor car users across the... applied a major overhaul to the regulations that define F1 is the pinnacle of open wheel, single seater car racing and arguably the highest level of any motorsport globally...., and the cars adopted 18-inch wheels with a lower profile Pirelli is the exclusive supplier of tyres to Formula 1 having secured the contract in 2011. The range consists of... tyre. The 305mm front and 405 wide rear Today's F1 cars are running 18-inch wheels (up from 13 inches in recent years) with the widths unchanged - 305mm... are matched to the track surface, and A circuit is a racetrack for car racing. type through a range of The compound is a reference to the rubber that the tyre's wearing surface is constructed from. Pirelli has developed a... and are run at pressures prescribed by Pirelli.
F1 car brakes are similar to normal road cars, only they are made with different materials and operate under considerably...
In a pitstop, all four tyres are replaced in a little over 2 seconds but the total time lost is around 20 seconds due to the reduced speed in the The Pit lane is a 3.5m wide access lane that runs parallel to the race track that the cars use... (generally 80kph).