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Bahrain Grand Prix proves that Formula 1 finally has parity

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Here’s to a season of healthy racing and renewed rivalries.

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2018 Subaru Crosstrek improves on an already winning formula

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The mini-crossover inherits all the benefits of the latest Impreza, including a stiff new chassis that promises drastically improved driving dynamics.

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2018 Subaru Crosstrek improves on an already winning formula originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 07 Mar 2017 05:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Nicro Rosberg wins the 2016 Formula 1 championship

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He may have finished the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in second, but that was enough to win the championship.

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Nicro Rosberg wins the 2016 Formula 1 championship originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 27 Nov 2016 17:25:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Formula E to relocate Buenos Aires ePrix, Mercedes-Benz Energy comes to US

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FE works with Buenos Aires on new venue for 2018. Mercedes to sell stationary energy storage in the US. EV group forms following NJ tax hike.

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Mercedes-Benz hopes 2018 Formula E participation will spark EV development

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Mercedes looks to take one of the two new team slots.

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Mercedes-Benz hopes 2018 Formula E participation will spark EV development originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 04 Oct 2016 12:49:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Will.i.am’s custom Tesla, Mahindra’s Formula E livery

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Will.i.am’s Tesla is hard to miss. Smart drivers set a record in Hamburg. ChargePoint celebrates Drive Electric week with a sale. Check out Mahindra Racing’s new livery.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Will.i.am’s custom Tesla, Mahindra’s Formula E livery originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:58:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Eye-Tracking a Formula One Racecar Driver: What Do They Look At?

Formula One steering wheels used to look like this:

Now they look more like this:

The amazing thing is, that latter game-controller-looking monstrosity is actually a triumph of UI design. We know this because the folks at the Sky Sports F1 channel teamed up with an eye-tracking technology company to see precisely what Formula One drivers are looking at—and champion driver Nico Hülkenberg, outfitted with a pair of eye-tracking glasses, doesn’t need to look at the wheel at all while putting his car through the paces.

More interesting is where, precisely, an F1 driver does place his eyeballs from second to second while piloting these land rockets around a track at high speeds. Have a look:

I’d be curious to see this done with regular drivers on the road. Then again, I have a feeling I know where their eyes are most of the time:


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Eye-Tracking a Formula One Racecar Driver: What Do They Look At?

Formula One steering wheels used to look like this:

Now they look more like this:

The amazing thing is, that latter game-controller-looking monstrosity is actually a triumph of UI design. We know this because the folks at the Sky Sports F1 channel teamed up with an eye-tracking technology company to see precisely what Formula One drivers are looking at—and champion driver Nico Hülkenberg, outfitted with a pair of eye-tracking glasses, doesn’t need to look at the wheel at all while putting his car through the paces.

More interesting is where, precisely, an F1 driver does place his eyeballs from second to second while piloting these land rockets around a track at high speeds. Have a look:

I’d be curious to see this done with regular drivers on the road. Then again, I have a feeling I know where their eyes are most of the time:


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Recharge Wrap-up: VW plans US recovery, Free Formula E for kids

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VW plans to recover in the US with EVs. Formula E raises age limit for free entry in London. Toyota issues a new Green Bond for financing environmentally friendly cars.

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Recharge Wrap-up: VW plans US recovery, Free Formula E for kids originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 13 May 2016 18:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Lucas di Grassi wins Formula E Long Beach ePrix

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After a troubled race in Mexico City, Lucas di Grassi and the ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport race team have a great Formula E finish in Long Beach, CA.

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Lucas di Grassi wins Formula E Long Beach ePrix originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 02 Apr 2016 21:21:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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