F1 – Tim Goss appointed Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Technical Director

Mclaren logo 3Vodafone McLaren Mercedes is pleased to announce that Tim Goss, formerly the team’s Director of Engineering, has been appointed to the position of Technical Director, with immediate effect. Read more of this post

F1 – Q&A with technical director Paddy Lowe and director of engineering Tim Goss

McLaren MP4-27

TECHNICAL Q&A with technical director Paddy Lowe and director of engineering Tim Goss Read more of this post

F1 – Q and A with technical director Paddy Lowe and director of engineering Tim Goss

What are the significant visual changes to the MP4-26?

Tim: “I think there are some novel features on the car – the long wheelbase and U-shaped sidepods are probably the most obvious examples. The thinking behind that is to feed as much good-quality air as possible to the rear-lower mainplane and the floor of the car. We want to get the rear-end working as well as possible following the loss of performance caused by the banning of the double-diffuser. Read more of this post