British Grand Prix 2021: F1 to Unveil Prototype 2022 Car at Silverstone

Published 07/13/2021, 10:32 AM EDT


The 2021 season isn’t even halfway done, and there is already hype being built around the new car that will take to the grid next year. Formula One fans aren’t just excited about the upcoming British Grand Prix this weekend, but also to catch a glimpse of the 2022 F1 car.

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Next season will see a new era of challengers, as the supporting regulations set by FIA have given an F1 car a new makeover. Fans, drivers, and teams are all excited as they wait to see what the new machinery has in store for them.

A new era in F1 begins at Silverstone as the 2022 car takes center stage

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With fans being allowed back to Silverstone for the British GP, they will be ecstatic to witness history being made. The upcoming weekend will unveil the new 2022 car that F1 will compete with from next season onwards.

DHL, who is responsible for delivering the car, wrote on Twitter, Something big is coming… The new era of F1 is on its way to Silverstone in the trusted hands of DHL.”

In the breathtaking video, we could the 2022 car under the DHL covers being loaded up in the truck, with the engines roaring in the background.

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Who will come out on top in the next generations of cars?

The 2022 regulations will be a massive challenge for teams, as they will have to rethink their innovations to bring in the results. The most dominating team in the turbo-hybrid era, without a shadow of a doubt, is Mercedes.

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Formula One F1 – Austrian Grand Prix – Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Styria, Austria – July 4, 2021 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton during the race REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

But will the new rules throw them off guard? And will the likes of Red Bull or Ferrari or even Williams come out on top next year? However, as of now, the focus lies on the upcoming weekend.

Can Mercedes bring their A-game to Silverstone and find the edge over title rivals, Red Bull, to potentially take home maximum points for this weekend? Well, we are just days away from the race, so we shall soon find out.

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Arpit Gomes is an F1 author at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing his Journalism degree from Xavier’s Institute, he is a big fan of McLaren and their driver Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo. Arpit always looks forward to the paddock moving to Spa and drivers dealing with the exciting Eau Rouge corner as well the straight at Monza.

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