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The engineers pushing to make motorsport safer

The diverse group of engineers that make up the FIA Research Working Group are united by one key goal - the desire to see motorsport safety improve

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Our experts' guide on how you can become a better racing driver

Here's a brain-teaser for you. What connects Prodrive technical director David Lapworth, chief engineer at Williams Advanced Engineering Doug Campling and IndyCar's Dr Terry Trammell? On the face of it, you'd think not a whole lot beyond their shared membership of the cadre of career-long motorsport professionals.

Prodrive has shown no indication that it plans to follow McLaren into IndyCar and, while its proven EV credentials with Formula E would make WAE a credible partner to any engine manufacturer preparing for the arrival of hybrid power to IndyCar in 2022, it's still very early days. In fact, the connection is much less obvious.

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