Autosport Plus

F1 tech: Updates make Mercedes even faster

Mercedes proved to be even more dominant at Suzuka than in previous races. CRAIG SCARBOROUGH reveals the updates that gave it a boost compared to its pursuers

Almost unnoticed amid the driver transfer news, concerns over the weather, and ultimately a dark day for Formula 1 on Sunday, Suzuka was the venue for teams to introduce their late-season technical upgrades.

Even with the constructors' championship all-but won, and only a tiny chance of Daniel Ricciardo getting involved in the fight between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes still went to Japan with a far-reaching aero update.

Previous article Andrea de Cesaris on his F1 career
Next article Jules Bianchi crash: GPDA warns against kneejerk reactions in F1