Formula One Racing
Formula One car is an open wheel race car with an open cockpit and is a single-seated car. The car has extensive front and rear wings. The engine of the car is placed behind the driver. As per the rules, the racing teams are supposed to construct their own cars. The Formula One racing championship governs a unique set of regulations.
Formula One racing is a professional sport. It is a multinational company which collects a large amount of money in the entire year through advertising, broadcast revenues and sponsorships. These majestic kart marvels are driven by the professional drivers. They drive these extraordinary, luxurious, lightweight cars with unsurpassed grooving style.
Formula One racing is a global sport and several countries take active participation in this event. One of the hot spot for racing is Malaysia. Recently, a Spanish-born driver Fernando Alonso under the Team Renault has won a race here. The top class karts are designed and manufactured in Italy. The racing personalities and drivers come from all parts of the world. Michael Schumacher is one of the highest earning formula one driver in history. Formula One racing adds excitement at every curve.
The cars race on an oval circuit. Formula One has two sections, the drivers and their respective teams. Big car companies such as the Ferrari, Renault and Toyota Has the best drivers with an assembling cast consisting of engineers, mechanics and designers. All these work together for making their speedster faster. The Formula One employs specialists in computers and automobile with aerospace experience. From the scratch, the racing teams build highly efficient and fastest cars. This team is the pride of their respective companies which are have the capacity to win every 57 lap enduro race.
The Formula One cars are the technological marvels. These cars have top speeds more than 200 mph. The car has 10 cylinders propelling the car forward. The engine is located behind the cockpit. It is the responsibility of the team to make a car that supports speed as well as the chassis. The car designs are exceptional and have weight as low as possible in order to increase the speed.
The materials used for the construction of the car are the light weight materials. Including the driver the minimum weight of the car including the driver should be 600 kg. The team staff is a highly respected body. They continuously come up with new ideas to legally beat the competition.
The tires of the car should have best possible characteristics for smooth driving. The Formula One tires can not withstand the dirt, concrete and the rigors of asphalt. Therefore, during the course of a 57 lap race the drivers are allotted two pit stops for changing the tires. The staff has very limited time, not more than 7 seconds to change the tires. The tires have intended grooves on it. The car picks up speed from 0 to 100 mph in just 5 secon