Formula One factsCar racing quiz
What is this steering device for?
Formula One car. There is no dashboard in Formula One cars, all the available controls are integrated into the steering wheel. It can be used to change gears, adjust fuel/air mix, change brake pressure, and call the radio. Data such as engine rpm, lap times, speed, and gear is displayed on an LCD screen. The wheel alone can cost about $50,000.
Which Formula 1 driver is known for his emotionless style and dislike of giving media interviews?
Kimi Raikkonen. Raikkonen frequently answers questions in a blunt and monosyllabic manner. When asked "The helmet has a special meaning for many drivers. How important is it to you?", Kimi replies "It protects my head."
How many times Michael Schumacher won the Formula 1 championship?
7. Michael Schumacher is a retired German racing driver who raced in Formula One. Widely regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers ever and regarded by some as the greatest of all time. Schumacher is the only driver in history to win seven Formula One World Championships, five of which he won consecutively.