Costs of a Formula 1 Car
Formula 1 is one of the top racing sports in the world there is huge money that has been invested for this racing sports business and number of advertisement companies are working . Today its most watched racing series where 20 drivers are fighting for the title with fastest sports machines on track . But did you know how much a F1 Car car cost .
- Total Cost of F1 Car : $9.4 Million
|Engine Unit||$7.7 Million|
|Carbon Fibre Monocoque||$650,000|
|Front Wing & Nose Cone||$160,000|
|Rear wing & DRS overtaking aid||$80,000|
|Fuel tank plus assembly||$110,000|
The part which is more used during the race is Engine , Which almost cost round about $7-10 Million . The engine of the F1 car produced Horse-power of 900 . As the F1 cars have to finish 100+ laps the engine were designed and maintain well and they were look after by the crew of F1 Sports team.
Gearbox and Transmission controls are very helpful during the race , because at each end of the track the gear’s has to be shifted . Efficient shifting of gears during the race provides a better acceleration and better grip the transmission aid power from Engine to the tires .