How Do F1 Power Units ACTUALLY Work? | F1 Engines Explained!


The Power Unit – one of the most complex sections of a Formula One car. Hywel Thomas, F1 Power Unit Director for Mercedes-AMG HPP, talks us through how an F1 engine runs, the difference between horsepower and torque, what derates are and much more in our latest Simple Science episode!

About this video

Duration 21:43
Posted Jan 19, 2022
Series Formula 1
Event News
Sub-event News
Teams Mercedes