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Formula 1

Video: A day in the life of Mercedes' 'Chief Nerd'

Go behind-the-scenes with Mercedes and their Trackside Electronics Leader. In other words, the team's 'Chief Nerd'.

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Mercedes have provided another fascinating insight into their F1 operation with a profile on the team's Trackside Electronics Leader.

'Chief Nerd' Evan Short and his team are involved in every part of the car, from tuning its electrical systems to gathering data and problem-solving.

"One of the fun elements of being at the track is that it's different every week," says Short. "Sometimes that means great things like standing under the podium celebrating, but at times things go wrong..."

Check out the video below to go behind the scenes with Short!


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