I did this preview of what I think a Red Bull RB10 might look like in 2014. The article is in German, but the can easily translated online. the online article is available here and was available in print in Sport Bild (27th Nov) and Auto Bild Motorsport (29th Nov).
This is an article I write and illustrated for autosport on the 2014 noses.
Mercedes-Benz is launching ‘#SoundWithPower’, two online films that explore the relationship between sound and emotion; the unique feeling that an AMG evokes when started.
The #SoundWithPower films consists of a documentary style interview featuring Mercedes DTM race driver Gary Paffett. Whose additionally a test and reserve driver for McLaren Mercedes. Gary shares anecdotes about his time behind the wheel and reveals exclusive insight into his addiction to racing and describes the stir of emotion when the engine ignites.
Congratulations to Ben Fowler who wins the driving experience!
To celebrate the launch of the video we are giving away an AMG driving experience at Mercedes Benz World at the famous Brooklands in Surrey, England. All you need to do is watch the video and finish Gary’s sentence: The sound of racing is:
c) Addictive Mail your response to Scarbs@Scarbsf1.com with the subject line ‘Sound With Power’, The competition closes at 12pm on Monday 28th Oct 2013.
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Mobil 1 and Vodafone McLaren Mercedes offer a unique, tongue-in-cheek explanation of how engine lubrication is an essential ingredient of success..!
Streamed live on Jun 27, 2013
The first of a special live double-header from the British Grand Prix at Silverstone from the Abu Dhabi/F1 Racing Fan Village near Becketts corner, where over 12,000 people are camping for the weekend. All the usual TRE guest stars will be on the panel, including Craig Scarborough (analysing the F1 tech developments since the Canadian GP), Rob Wilson (F1/GP2GP3 driver coach), Anthony Rowlinson (Editor, F1 Racing magazine) and Richard Cregan, CEO of Yas Marina Circuit and the former Toyota F1 Team Manager, and special guest Sam Bird, winner of the Monaco GP2 feature race this year and Third Driver for AMG MercedesF1. Together with Scarbs (and a Mercedes F1 steering wheel) Sam will be talking us through an F1 start procedure, right down to the smallest detail.
Keeping an engine that spins at up to 18,000rpm for nearly two hours lubricated and cooled is the job of the oil system. Rarely seen or talked about the pumps, tanks and plumbing are a critical part of an F1 cars packaging.
I am now also contributing regularly to AUTOSPORT. Every GP I will post a Tech Blog on AUTOSPORT-PLUS, which is a subscription page (or pay per view).
In this weeks AUTOSPORT Magazine I have a double page spread on the Technology around the F1 cars’ Transmission and how its involved in the start process. You can buy a print issue of AUTOSPORT in the UK, or you can again get a digital copy by subscribing or pay per view at the DIGITAL AUTOSPORT Website