A1_2 Pirelli's Plight

Samuel Farr, M. Zaryab Hassan Syed, Louise Weightman, Henry Dakin


In this paper we calculate the amount of time an F1 car could burnout before wearing
all its tyre tread off. By implementing the Archard equation using trigonometry and Newtonian
mechanics, a value of time of t=30.3 s was found.

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