As technology, research and even the materials involved in Formula One racing have developed and evolved over time, so too has the design and shapes of the cars themselves. With each new iteration, they become leaner, meaner, faster and more fuel efficient.
This smart and elegant video by Rufus Blacklock comprises 60 years of F1 design condensed into a minute. Each car is the winning chassis from the respective seasons. The music is ‘Together’ by She.
He’s also created an infographic where the cars are grouped into decades, around the track you can follow various innovations and driver aids, some which became banned. Top right is steering wheel development.
You can learn more about the project here