123kWh

F1 Racing - - FINISHING STRAIGHT -

En­ergy dis­si­pated

Turn 6 Sta­tis­tics

Ini­tial speed Fi­nal speed Stop­ping dis­tance Brak­ing time Max­i­mum de­cel­er­a­tion Max­i­mum pedal load Brak­ing power

333km/h 70km/h 141m 1.49 sec 4.3g 126kg 2179kW

Hock­en­heim presents an av­er­age chal­lenge to brakes com­pared to other tracks. The heav­i­est ap­pli­ca­tion is the Spitzkehre cor­ner, where the cars brake from 330km/h down to 70 km/h in just 126 me­tres – for a to­tal brak­ing time of only 1.49 sec­onds. From the start to fin­ish, each driver ap­plies a to­tal force on the brake pedal of 58 tonnes, the equiv­a­lent of the weight of 3,800 crates of beer.

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