2017 wheelbase for Formula 1 cars

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Wheelbase: the design characteristic that might hurt Mercedes in Monaco

https://www.formula1.com/en/latest/feat ... des-i.html

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GP BUDAPEST: la Red Bull RB13 ha allungato il passo

Italian:
http://www.f1analisitecnica.com/2017/08 ... 13-ha.html

It has a google translate option inside the article.

Summary:

In Budapest the chassis of Ricciardo showed some differences in wheelbase dimension.
Compared to the version used by Verstappen, the RB13 of Ricciardo, it presented an elongated wheelbase -approximately 3.5 cm longer (35 mm).
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Wheelbase, rake, height at front, height at rear:

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LookBackTime wrote:
Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:44 am
Wheelbase, rake, height at front, height at rear:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DHqQonIWsAAgfZs.jpg

What is generally see are the sides if the cars hence need to add 50 mm to it

so

Mclaren at 187mm
Red Bull at 173mm
Ferrari at 170mm
Mercedes at 136 mm

For reference the side wall of the rear tyre would be 165mm