Analysis: Teams split as F1 2017 braking forces go up by 25 percent

One area where the change is going to be really felt is under braking – with torque forces predicted to be around 25 percent higher this year than they were in 2016. This has meant a jump in the size of the brake discs being used for 2017 – with the maximum thickness going up from 28mm to 32mm. The change can be seen in the image below.   ... Keep reading