Formula 1
Formula 1
30 Apr
-
03 May
FP1 in
43 days
07 May
-
10 May
FP1 in
50 days
21 May
-
24 May
FP1 in
63 days
R
Azerbaijan GP
04 Jun
-
07 Jun
FP1 in
78 days
11 Jun
-
14 Jun
FP1 in
85 days
25 Jun
-
28 Jun
FP1 in
99 days
02 Jul
-
05 Jul
FP1 in
106 days
16 Jul
-
19 Jul
FP1 in
120 days
R
Hungarian GP
30 Jul
-
02 Aug
FP1 in
134 days
27 Aug
-
30 Aug
FP1 in
162 days
03 Sep
-
06 Sep
FP1 in
169 days
R
Singapore GP
17 Sep
-
20 Sep
FP1 in
183 days
24 Sep
-
27 Sep
FP1 in
190 days
R
United States GP
22 Oct
-
25 Oct
FP1 in
218 days
29 Oct
-
01 Nov
FP1 in
225 days
R
Brazilian GP
12 Nov
-
15 Nov
FP1 in
239 days
R
Abu Dhabi GP
26 Nov
-
29 Nov
FP1 in
253 days
Motorsport.com's Prime content
Topic

Motorsport.com's Prime content

Who the real winner is from Mercedes' DAS system

shares
comments
Who the real winner is from Mercedes' DAS system
By:
Feb 25, 2020, 3:18 PM

In this open letter to Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff, Motorsport.com's F1 editor expresses his gratitude for the dual-axis steering system, which was a throwback to an age where technical surprises were far more frequent

Dear Toto,

I thought I would drop you a line as a follow-up to the genius move of your Mercedes team in thinking of, designing, and setting to work the new dual-axis steering system.

When it first appeared on your car last week during testing, it was hard to work out if it was an optical illusion, or if the steering wheel movement was because something had broken in the car. After all, there was no point getting too carried away if this was a glitch rather than a feature.

To continue reading subscribe to

Join prime and take advantage of member benefits:

  • Custom news feed based on your favorite series
  • Ad-free environment
  • Access to the Giorgio Piola archive
  • Best of F1 Racing
  • Higher resolution photos

Unlock the benefits of PRIME and enjoy the full range of features offered by your favorite motorsport news site.

Subscribe to Motorsport.com PRIME

Already have an account? Sign in

Next article
Top Paul Ricard French GP moments

Previous article

Top Paul Ricard French GP moments

Next article

Racing Point details plans for "true integration" with Aston

Racing Point details plans for "true integration" with Aston
Load comments

About this article

Series Formula 1
Teams Mercedes Shop Now
Author Jonathan Noble