Between victory and defeat just air
It's all down to measurements, checks and calculations.
Getting it right means doing it again. And again.
Project 1 checks everything for regulation compliance before, during and after races.
Racetracks are divided into three sectors for which data is gathered with each lap. The information flows into the preparation, with the mechanics making chassis adjustments to fine-tune the Porsche for optimum performance on the track. Other key details include tyre pressure, handled by the tyre technician, and engine performance, which, although the engines are high-precision, can have fluctuations of several horsepower. According to regulations, each vehicle must be within a specified height and weight. Lightweight drivers’ cars carry lead in the passenger seat to increase weight. Officials check the first three grid positions for compliance.