2019 car comparison thread

A place to discuss the characteristics of the cars in Formula One, both current as well as historical. Laptimes, driver worshipping and team chatter does not belong here.
roon
roon
449
Joined: Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:04 pm

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Three teams now with a cape: Merc, Mac, RP. Missing any?

User avatar
MtthsMlw
769
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:38 pm
Location: Germany

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

roon wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:53 pm
Three teams now with a cape: Merc, Mac, RP. Missing any?
Williams

roon
roon
449
Joined: Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:04 pm

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Four of ten, then. Each with a different nosecone treatment: Merc narrow nose, Williams RB/Ferrari-esque, McLaren tri-hole, RP twin large hole.

User avatar
ScrewCaptain27
539
Joined: Tue Jan 31, 2017 12:13 am
Location: Udine, Italy

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

MtthsMlw wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:54 pm
roon wrote:
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:53 pm
Three teams now with a cape: Merc, Mac, RP. Missing any?
Williams
Williams had a cape last year and still has one.
"Stupid people do stupid things. Smart people outsmart each other, then themselves."
- Serj Tankian

roon
roon
449
Joined: Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:04 pm

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Renault now with a cape makes half the field.

User avatar
Morteza
2117
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Different configurations on the radiator cooling outlet for Austria (via @AlbertFabrega)
Image

Rear-area opening comparison
Image
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

User avatar
MtthsMlw
769
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:38 pm
Location: Germany

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

roon wrote:
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:47 pm
Renault now with a cape makes half the field.
Adding Alfa to that list

roon
roon
449
Joined: Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:04 pm

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Becoming a component that is usable on an F1 car generally for benefit. Like certain bargeboard features and t-wings, s-ducts.

User avatar
Morteza
2117
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Silverstone rear wing specs
Image
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

User avatar
Morteza
2117
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Image
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

roon
roon
449
Joined: Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:04 pm

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Image

User avatar
Morteza
2117
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

From Hungarian GP
Image
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

User avatar
Morteza
2117
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Mercedes vs Ferrari vs Red Bull rear wings in Spa
Image
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

lio007
lio007
303
Joined: Mon Jan 28, 2013 10:03 pm
Location: Austria

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Although not the exact same angles, but nevertheless it's a good comparison of (pretty different) front suspension pickup points:

Image
Image

User avatar
MtthsMlw
769
Joined: Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:38 pm
Location: Germany

Re: 2019 car comparison thread

Post

Image
Image
Image