Formula One Cars

Since its formation in 1946, Formula One has long pushed the automobile to its absolute limits. Formula One teams spend hundreds of millions of dollars developing vehicles with blistering acceleration, jaw-dropping braking, and unreal amounts of horsepower. Let's take a look at what makes these cars so special.

F1 Top Speed Records Over Time (in mph)

Comparative Horsepower

Quarter Mile Times

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