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How F1's vital aero parts are made strong Prime

How F1's vital aero parts are made strong

Formula 1 technical consultant Pat Symonds explains the magic of carbon fibre - and how one term encompasses a wealth of different applications that the grand prix squads use across their machine.

How F1 teams extract the maximum from their tyres Prime

How F1 teams extract the maximum from their tyres

You might not think ride quality enters the equation when setting up an F1 car but, as Pat Symonds explains, unlocking the potential of the tyres requires many compromises

Why an F1 veteran is embracing Esports Prime

Why an F1 veteran is embracing Esports

A trip the 2018 F1 Esports Pro Series helped to convince Pat Symonds that virtual racing can have a significant impact on the health of grand prix racing in the future

Even Formula 1's best bits need to change Prime

Even Formula 1's best bits need to change

Although Formula 1's current knockout qualifying format is popular with fans of the championship, it has recently been suggested that this system should be tweaked further. That idea was met with scepticism by some, but Pat Symonds argues that the time is right for new thinking on qualifying.

How a Formula 1 team can go off the rails Prime

How a Formula 1 team can go off the rails

Williams's plunge to the back of the Formula 1 field in 2018 has been dramatic. Pat Symonds explains how things can go so badly awry with an F1 design, and why finding the way again mid-season is so difficult

How to make F1 strategies interesting Prime

How to make F1 strategies interesting

As the FIA makes its Formula 1 tyre supplier choice for the series' impending switch to 18-inch tyres, steps should be taken to ensure future race strategies are varied and interesting.

F1's 2019 aero rules explained Prime

F1's 2019 aero rules explained

Ahead of the full revamp of Formula 1's aerodynamic regulations coming for 2021, the series has opted to introduce a few short-term changes to try to improve the racing in 2019. Pat Symonds explains exactly how this will work.