In Detail: Red Bull Pankl Steering Joint

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It’s common for teams to buy in certain parts from third party manufacturers, these can either be manufactured to the team’s design or from the manufacturers.  One example is the steering universal joint (UJ), a recent acquisition to my collection of F1 hardware is a Pankl part used by Red Bull Racing.  The steering joint allows the high mounted steering column angle down to the steering rack, whilst still allowing smooth rotational movement of the steering column.  Continue reading