formula 1 cars need 5 – 10 engine rebuild a year.

so not taking into account engine placement, the transmission, tyres and suspension, makes a highly-stressed piece of engineering like an F1 engine is not suited for a road car.

Ferdinand Porsche once said “the perfect racing car crosses the finish line first and subsequently falls into its component parts”, so it wouldn’t be anywhere close to feasible to swap a powertrain from the peak of automotive engineering into a road vehicle previously built for over 100,000 miles of low-revving motoring.

Although basic engine blocks have been used in formula 1 and road cars share little in their powertrains.

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Brake pads need replacing about every 30.000km but as always, check your owner’s manual for specifics about your model. If you do a lot of “stop-and-go” driving, you’ll need to replace them more frequently.  We hoist your car up and...

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We don’t Do Formula 1

formula 1 cars need 5 – 10 engine rebuild a year. so not taking into account engine placement, the transmission, tyres and suspension, makes a highly-stressed piece of engineering like an F1 engine is not suited for a road car....

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