Tech analysis: How F1 teams have achieved 2017 downforce levels

Pirelli’s preparations for the 2017 regulation changes are being assisted by Mercedes, Red Bull and Ferrari, as all three provide mule cars to simulate 2017 levels of downforce, whilst improving the suspension to cope with additional loads that the larger, heavier wheels and tyres will transfer into the chassis. Pirelli have arranged 10 tests, over 22 days, during 2016 to identify any ... Keep reading