Formula One steering wheels are immensely complex pieces of kit, but what do the different functions, buttons and dials do? Valtteri Bottas and Evan Short explain all...


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    • Latin Kuro
      Latin Kuro

      Gee, and we gamers sometimes complain about too many keybinds :D

      about 22 hours ago
    • Deplorable Dave
      Deplorable Dave

      Do the engineers have a button on the pit wall to mute Lewis when he is moaning?

      about 2 days ago
    • Deplorable Dave
      Deplorable Dave In reply to Deplorable Dave

      @Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport I;ve watched him moan every race for the past 5 years. He moans. Something other drives would be reprimanded for. E.g LeClerc at Sochi.

      about 2 days ago
    • Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport
      Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport In reply to Deplorable Dave

      No - we always ask him for his feedback and questions throughout. Today was a tough race as plans were changing and Lewis’ race wasn’t optimised like we normally would, after the change from one stop to two. But it’s amazing how quick people are to judge a champion’s competitive fire as moaning - we should stop judging so much and admire the fight within, in every race, on every day. It’s what means that when we discuss the greatest ever in our sport, his name always comes up.

      about 2 days ago
    • jebuzDonkey

      i wud ask for xbox style controller

      about 2 days ago
    • Khevyn360

      Amazing explanation thank you from Brazil

      about 2 days ago
    • Tomstuffi

      Is this James?

      about 3 days ago
    • S D
      S D

      they have watches printed on the gloves.

      about 4 days ago
    • Nelson

      Strat 1 or 6 is what he prob said

      about 5 days ago
    • D DIESEL
      D DIESEL

      what is that arc on top of the cars?

      about 6 days ago
    • Kripton

      I could really be a great F1 driver... Well I have no money so I guess it's done for me :3.. jk... I have no money but it's not done

      about 6 days ago
    • Randy

      Looks like an XBox controller

      about 6 days ago
    • Casper SJ
      Casper SJ

      Background Song is a remix or remake of "Rough Diamond - Booored"

      about 6 days ago
    • donedeal00051
      donedeal00051 In reply to Casper SJ

      Thanks...been looking for this

      about 2 days ago
    • Desi Car Guy PK
      Desi Car Guy PK

      Valtteri its James
      Let Lewis explain the wheel so he will get attention from fans.

      about 7 days ago
    • Zane Johnston
      Zane Johnston

      This is a long shot but does anybody know the song name?

      about 8 days ago
    • Zane Johnston
      Zane Johnston In reply to Zane Johnston

      Casper SJ Thank you!

      about 6 days ago
    • Casper SJ
      Casper SJ In reply to Zane Johnston

      Yeah. It's a remix of "Rough Diamond - Booored"

      about 6 days ago
    • Gabriel Desjardins
      Gabriel Desjardins

      Too much technology...I really miss 80's and 90's formule one car..the where real driver..real warrior !!

      about 8 days ago
    • Abhishek

      Missed a lot of things like KERS and DRS.

      about 9 days ago
    • monkey1234512345

      The most important buttton on valterris wheel is wingman button which automatically slows the race lap by 4 seconds

      about 13 days ago
    • SimpleDude

      it's one of those things that seem complex at the start but is easy later just like riding a motorcycle im guessing

      about 14 days ago
    • Anas Romeo
      Anas Romeo

      Where's gear buttons!!?

      about 15 days ago
    • HoYem

      Grosjean’s «Self destruct» button

      about 15 days ago
    • enter a name here
      enter a name here

      That’s a lot of buttons. Ayrton senna had a shifter and a steering wheel.

      about 15 days ago
    • MeneGR

      Legend has it that Lewis can press most of these buttons remotely.

      about 15 days ago
    • Ayush Dhital
      Ayush Dhital

      Am i srsly watching this..??

      Like why...
      I got exams tomorrow..
      And im watching THIS..
      LETS CoNtInUe

      about 15 days ago
    • Remi D
      Remi D

      I am curious about the wingman button 😆

      about 16 days ago
    • UnkIND CS
      UnkIND CS

      My favorite engine mode is Strat *CYKA*

      about 16 days ago
    • T BZ
      T BZ

      Grosjean’s “Talk” button says ‘Whinge’

      about 17 days ago
    • BigFuckOffTurtle

      Valtteri : *Presses talk button
      *Valtteri it's James*

      about 17 days ago
    • BigFuckOffTurtle
      BigFuckOffTurtle In reply to BigFuckOffTurtle

      @specter290 🤣

      about 13 days ago
    • specter290
      specter290 In reply to BigFuckOffTurtle

      i know right

      about 13 days ago
    • Martin Timotie Viloria Reputas
      Martin Timotie Viloria Reputas

      What does the bw button means??

      about 18 days ago
    • Shaboi_Mike

      Lets face it, formula 1 drivers are basically fighter pilots. Same fearlessness, same kind of drive to push it to the edge.

      about 18 days ago
    • Fake Thumbnail
      Fake Thumbnail

      Senna’s wheel had a logo on it. Modern F1 drivers are entitled pussy’s

      about 19 days ago
    • Joey Raets
      Joey Raets

      Is via the driver haha heerlijk

      about 19 days ago