F1 W07/04 Hybrid: Driving Position and Driver’s Eye View

Post Date: May 27, 2019

F1 W07/04 Hybrid: Driving Position and Driver’s Eye View

Driver comfort and visibility play a key part in extracting the most from any racing car, and here Lewis explains the W07/04’s custom fit and seating position.



To get a better idea of what a Formula 1 driver can see from the cockpit, rival Nico Hulkenberg demonstrates a drive wearing a driver’s eye view camera fitted with special sensors to show not only what a driver sees, but where he looks:


Next up: F1 W07 Hybrid: Power Unit Deep Dive

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