Gallery: F1’s ‘futuristic’ 2021 car design from all angles

Formula 1 has confirmed that its plans for new-look cars in 2021 have finally been approved by the FIA, and rules are now ready to be published. Here’s how the designs should look, and two teams have already applied their liveries to the concept – click on the arrows above to scroll through the images.

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Franz Tost, Team Principal, Toro Rosso, Zak Brown, Executive Director, McLaren, Mattia Binotto, Team Principal Ferrari, Cyril Abiteboul, Managing Director, Renault F1 Team and Claire Williams, Deputy Team Principal, Williams Racing, sit behind a model of a 2021 Formula 1 car
Franz Tost, Team Principal, Toro Rosso, Zak Brown, Executive Director, McLaren, Mattia Binotto, Team Principal Ferrari, Cyril Abiteboul, Managing Director, Renault F1 Team and Claire Williams, Deputy Team Principal, Williams Racing, sit behind a model of a 2021 Formula 1 car
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