Continuous Innovation & Collaboration to Create the Optimal Formula One Car

Test, Analyze, Repeat

Our series on Formula One™ car design continues Andrew Crook, principle aerodynamicist at Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, discusses the team’s use of the wind tunnel. The wind tunnel has been fundamental to the team’s success, allowing it to extract information about how the car performs under various pressure levels, force measurements, flow field measurements, and more. This improves the team’s understanding of the car’s performance and how best to set it up on any given track.

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Digital Twins in F1™ Racing Throw Down Big Gains for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport

Learn more about how Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport partners with TIBCO to connect its data and enhance the team's intelligence to deliver championship-worthy performance.