|Coldest race (air temperature)||5 °C||1978 Canadian Grand Prix|
|Hottest race (air temperature)||42.5 °C||2005 Bahrain Grand Prix|
|Highest Grand Prix attendance (race weekend)||365,000||2021 British Grand Prix|
|Highest Grand Prix attendance (race)||250,000||2000 United States Grand Prix|
Has F1 racing ever had snow?
To my knowledge, it’s never snowed during a Formula 1 Grand Prix, but there has been adverse weather. The 1975 British Grand Prix was thrown into disarray when a sudden hailstorm arrived on the scene… …and Formula 1 testating has taken place in the snow, again at Silverstone…
What is the formula for snow?
There are two hydrogens for each oxygen, so the chemical formula is H2O. The six-fold symmetry of snow crystals ultimately derives from the six-fold symmetry of the ice crystal lattice. Snowflakes are not frozen raindrops.
What is the longest F1 race in history?
|Longest race (distance)||200 laps, 804.672 km (500 mi)|
|Longest non-Indianapolis 500 race (distance)||77 laps, 601.832 km (373.961 mi)|
|Most times safety car deployed in single race||6 times|
|Most red flags in qualifying||4|
How much do F1 pit crew get paid?
F1 Pit Crew Members Salary 2021
|Pit Crew Member||Per Race||Annual Salary|
|Crew Chief||$10,000||$1 Million|
Do F1 drivers have to pit?
In F1, a team only has space for 1 pit crew. This means that the drivers have to take turns to use the pits. This is why you tend to see teams pitting one of their drivers (usually the one ahead) first, and then pitting the second one.
Are F1 pit crew engineers?
They volunteer to be part of the pit crew and will be assigned a specific position within the pit crew. ie. front left wheel ON. Typically they will require a degree now, ideally in mechanical engineering.
How hot is an F1 cockpit?
With the engine right behind and with all the protective layers on you, the overall temperature inside the cockpit of a F-1 car reaches upto 50 degree C. Again combined with the extreme G-forces, human body temperature also increases and in turn causes a driver to lose 4lbs on an average.
Would an F1 car beat a NASCAR?
F1 cars would beat a NASCAR around a superspeedway oval track. The open-wheel, high downforce design of the F1 car would allow it to maintain a fairly constant speed around the oval, while stock cars lose speed on the banks, leading to a faster lap time.