Racecar spelled backward…

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More than 4000 drawings are generated in the design of a Formula One racecar, and while they’re not all on display (thankfully) at London’s Design Museum, the exhibit’s online feature is worth a look if you’d like to take a spin in a Renault R25, practice pit stops or see a movie about how the R25 is designed. While most of the features could use editing, the trip around the track is delightfully disorienting as you watch where you’re going while being distracted by the controls on the steering wheel. Is he shifting gears with his thumb? 

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