Photo credit: Sean Bull
Nobody knows what F1 cars of the future will look like, or if they’ll even have real human drivers, but automotive designer Sean Bull gives us his vision of a Bugatti vehicle, powered in part by a Tesla Turbine. This new technology consists of smooth disks equipped with nozzles that apply a moving fluid to the edge of the disk. It operates using the principle of centripetal flow, and reportedly operates at up to 95% efficiency. Continue reading for more pictures.
“The new rules will be made for the safety of the drivers, as the concept of an open cockpit could become extremely dangerous in the event of an accident. Furthermore, Formula 1 drivers risk being hit by debris while in an open cockpit, and the damage could be extensive,” reports Auto Evolution.