Welcome at RacingNews365

Become part of the largest racing community in the United Kingdom. Create your free account now!

  • Share your thoughts and opinions about F1
  • Win fantastic prizes
  • Get access to our premium content
  • Take advantage of more exclusive benefits
Sign in
F1 news

WATCH: Why is the Safety Car not an F1 car?

Why isn't the Safety Car a Formula 1 car? It would make sense if they could go at the same speed as an F1 car, but it serves an even more important purpose.

Safety Car
Video
To news overview © XPBimages

The Safety Car has an important job when a race needs to be neutralised, but why isn't it an F1 car?

Drivers often complain about the speed at which the Safety Car drives around the track. This is mainly because their tyres get too cold and their engines too hot in the traffic.

Check out the video below.

Don't miss out on any of the F1 action thanks to this handy 2024 F1 calendar that can be easily loaded into your smartphone or PC.

Download our F1 calendar

0 comments

Pos. Driver Points
Pos. Team Points
Full standings
x