14. Formula 1

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14. Formula 1

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Formula 1 (F1)
(Last changed - Jan 2018)

Amendments for the 2021 racing season are indicated in blue. Amendments made during the 2021 racing season (if any) are indicated in purple.

For F1 cars.
  • Period: 2000 onwards.
  • Body: F1 or F1-type body.
  • Max Width: 63mm (left tyre edge to right tyre edge).
  • Interior: At least shelf and driver head required.
  • Motor: Any motor up to 18,000 RPM.
  • Magnets: USD Rule. Magnets must be positioned at least 5mm ahead of rear axle.
  • Wheels: 14mm max diameter without tyres, excluding centre ridge.
  • Tyres: Front: Free but must be no less than 18mm diameter. Rear: Free but must be F1 size (no less than 18mm diameter and no less than 11mm wide).

Formula 1 (F1) - No magnet
(Last changed - Feb 2021)

Everything as per the Formula 1 (F1) rules above except the following:
  • Magnets: No traction magnets allowed.
  • Ground Clearance: 1.0 mm minimum under motor. See "Checking the ground clearance (where applicable)" in the General - All Classes section of the regulations.