An F1 Nose Shatters When Crash Tested at 54km/h.
Ever want to see a Formula 1 monocoque be crashed tested into a wall? Well, Mercedes has answered your dreams showing how F1 teams build their monocoques and then make sure they are safe. The video shows an F1 nose being crashed tested at 54km/h and literally shattering, but that is what it is supposed to do. The splintering absorbs energy and keeps the driver safe.