In a new series from the Mercedes team, they aim to 'shine a spotlight' on incredible technologies involved in F1 power units.
As the most successful team in F1's turbo-hybrid era, Mercedes offer an invaluable guide into a key part of one of the most complex racing series in the world.
Presented by the Managing Director of Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains, Hywel Thomas, their first video takes a look at the beating heart of an F1 car; the internal combustion engine (ICE).
The video provides a basic run-through of how it works, how it compares to a road car engine, and how their technological advancements translate to road car improvements.
Check out the video below!
F1 Podcast: What life was like as an F1 mechanic 60 years ago
RacingNews365.com F1 journalists Dieter Rencken and Michael Butterworth are joined by Cedric Selzer, former chief mechanic to Jim Clark in his championship-winning year of 1963.