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Video: McLaren offers insight into the crucial role of sim driver

Every F1 team gets a limited number of test days per season, meaning car development would be extremely difficult without the help of a simulator and its driver. McLaren posted on social media a short video in which its engineers explain the crucial role played by the Woking-based simulator drivers, not only during a car's development phase but also during peak hours on race weekends. Check out the very educational video below. #F1 sim drivers are a vital part of the team. Our engineers, Tom, Will & Andrew explain how pivotal they are to car development. #WFGFinals pic.twitter.com/0wV9Mc7scf — McLaren (@McLarenF1) November 14, 2017 Gallery: The beautiful wives and girlfriends of F1...
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