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Lotus 80

						Lotus 80
24/10/2018, 16:11:27


Aerodynamic effect is mainly used to improve mechanic grip between tyre and asphalt with favourable effects for acceleration and the miles covered speed when cornering. In the second half of the 60's the concept spreading among Formula One designers, changed the terms of the aerodynamic research works carried out till that time: firstly they researched penetration above all, often grappling with aerodynamic lift phenomenon that lifted the single-seater at high speed. Then, they passed to the opposite concept, searching a drag able to force the single-seater downward and it's for that reason that still today Formula One has a coefficient ... Vai all'articolo

Ferrari 312T

						Ferrari 312T
12/06/2018, 08:00:00

The time for important decisions

Eleven years were needed to return to win a World Championship in Formula One. Eleven years of ups and downs, sudden hopes and great disappointments, always unable to take a breath of press and fans who were calling for a return to the great success of the 50s and the first half of the 60s. Then there was Ferrari's humiliation of seeing the English "assemblers" as he used to call them contemptuously, thrash its drivers and cars regularly. The bottom was probably touched in 1973. Technical direction was in Sandro Colombo's hands who, in order to pass to a very modern chassis conception, gave up to the customary ... Vai all'articolo


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