We have been exploring the idea of the perfect lap, whether it exists in F1.
It’s an intriguing notion; man and machine in perfect harmony, raising the question – Is there such a thing as a “perfect lap”? We have had great interaction with readers on this, with some fantastic comments and ideas.
McLaren and their partner SAP have been exploring it too in a short video series and the final film – the Teams’ Edit – has just been posted.
This features Jenson Button and a number of McLaren engineers explaining how a team works at the factory during a race weekend in parallel with the team at the race track helping them with data on set-up and race strategy.