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Giorgio Piola's F1 technical analysis

Latest F1 2020 testing tech updates direct from the track

Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images bring you an update of the best technical images from the Barcelona pitlane and track action on second day of the final Formula 1 test of 2020.

Latest F1 2020 testing tech updates direct from the track

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Haas F1 Team VF-20 engine
Haas F1 Team VF-20 engine
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A look inside the garage at the Haas VF20, where we get to see the exhaust layout and the thermal barrier applied to the top of the crash structure.

Photo by: Giorgio Piola

McLaren MCL35 front
McLaren MCL35 front
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A look at the inverted W-shaped chin strap bulkhead design on the McLaren MCL35.

Photo by: Giorgio Piola

Ferrari SF1000 brake
Ferrari SF1000 brake
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A look at Ferrari’s front brake assembly in the foreground and the boomerang arrangement in the background as it meets with the first element of the sidepod deflector mounted atop the floor axehead.

Photo by: Giorgio Piola

Lando Norris, McLaren MCL35
Lando Norris, McLaren MCL35
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The McLaren MCL35 exits the garage and gives us a view of the side of the car as it does. Note where the exhaust has been heating the sidepod bodywork, and discoloured the paintwork on the car.

Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Red Bull Racing RB 16 engine
Red Bull Racing RB 16 engine
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Covers off – a look at the inner power unit shroudings used by Red Bull to keep heat away from the sidepods and also note the cooler stacked atop the airbox.

Photo by: Giorgio Piola

Red Bull Racing RB 16 engine
Red Bull Racing RB 16 engine
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From the other side we get to see a little more of the left bank of the power unit and even more of the suspension layout.

Photo by: Giorgio Piola

Racing Point RP20
Racing Point RP20
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A great shot of the rear end on the Racing Point RP20, as it shows off the interpretation of the Mercedes design from last year.

Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Red Bull Racing RB16
Red Bull Racing RB16
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A top-down overview of the updated bargeboards and sidepod deflectors on the Red Bull RB16.

Photo by: Andrew Hone / Motorsport Images

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