Nico and Lewis’ guide to an F1 steering wheel

Nico and Lewis’ guide to an F1 steering wheel

In the second part of their series, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton explain the ins and outs of a Formula One steering wheel, which is probably one of the most complex yet important parts of a Formula One car. It is essentially the nerve centre of the Mercedes W04, keeping the car on the road and keeping the driver hydrated, informed and in control. Of course, reactions are key and both drivers must do their best not to be distracted by their surroundings – or phonecalls from Nicole, as it transpires in this video…

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Luke Smith

Luke Smith

Luke Smith is the Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Richland F1. Having started the website in March 2012, he has gone on to become one of the youngest members of the Formula 1 paddock after joining American broadcaster NBC Sports at the beginning of the 2013 season. Luke now works as the network's lead F1 writer, supporting the TV coverage on nbcsports.com. Luke's work has also been featured on NBC News, Yahoo! Sports, Driven Magazine and the Bahrain Mirror, and he has also appeared on CNBC's TV series "One Second in F1 Racing".