I’m not sure Magnesium fell out of favor with, but F1 wheels are required to be made of either AZ270 or AZ80 which are Magnesium alloys which contain calcium to drastically raise the ignition temperature. Teams have even added dimples to the inner barrels to increase surface area in an effort to get the wheel to hold… Read more
It’s never been “Han shot first,” goddammit.
*waves from my non leafy Elise*
Beautiful car, beautiful photos.