WATCH: From ‘zero sidepods’ to ‘armchair’ rear wings – The best tech innovations of 2022


F1’s new technical regulations for 2022 sparked plenty of action on track with closer racing and more overtaking opportunities, but there was also plenty of interest in the pit lane and the various technical innovations each team developed.

In a recent offering from F1 TV’s Tech Talk series, F1 technical experts Sam Collins and Craig Scarborough took the time to pick out their favourite developments from the season and discuss them in detail.

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From Ferrari’s deep-dished sidepods to Mercedes’ bold ‘zero sidepod’ approach, and an airflow experiment at Williams to Aston Martin’s ‘armchair’ rear wing – F1 teams were not short of ideas under the rules reset.

Hit go in the video player above for a free preview of 2022’s biggest tech innovations, or head to to watch the full episode – and plenty more original F1 content.



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