The new updates revealed by the Mercedes Formula 1 for the Austrian Grand Prix are the latest news as it’s the biggest change of this season made by the team. The changes made to the rear wings and side pods clearly show how well the developments are being made. Matt Somerfield and Giorgio Piola are involved in modifications to unveil what’s behind them. The update made by the Mercedes in Austria is one of its kinds. There were minor modifications made by Mercedes to 2018 challenger on the open 8 races. The design team is totally focused and putting in efforts to come up with bolder side pods like never before.
The inlet is a periscope position and guarded by aerodynamic devices in the front that saves the up the wash. When the inlet is placed in the higher position, it helps in good bodywork below and can be redesigned for dynamic profiling. The new design has been inspired from McLaren’s solution that’s been used since the beginning of 2017. Well, looking at the massive upgrades, it is indeed the biggest change seen in this season for Mercedes Formula 1.