Author Archives: Girl in the Pitlane

What if your car could tell how you were feeling?

Nowadays artificial intelligence (AI) and data are the buzzwords. Data is constantly being collated, analysed and used to make our lives easier, theoretically. But AI can only analyse actual words, i.e., what you say only accounts for seven per cent. … Continue reading

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Grid girls, grid kids, what’s the issue here?

Why is everyone up in arms? Formula 1 (F1), or indeed any other motorsport, will still, or should be about the cars, drivers and races, with or without the presence of grid girls, mascots or flag bearers, call them what … Continue reading

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Will Nissan’s brain-to-vehicle technology redefine the future of driving?

Nissan’s brain-to-vehicle technology (B2V), unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last month is designed to deliver more excitement and driving pleasure by detecting, analysing and responding to a driver’s brainwaves in real-time. The B2V technology is in … Continue reading

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10 car-related things I learned this month – January 2018

10 car technology related news snippets Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to … Endurance Racing (Part 1)

A beginner’s guide to the world of endurance racing – part 1! Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweets – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Well, that’s it. The season is over. The fat lady has sung, the fireworks have lit up the sky around the Yas Marina in Abu Dhabi, a new logo has been revealed and we have seen racing cars without halos … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweets – Brazil Grand Prix 2017

Well, it’s the penultimate race of the season. Both championships may well have been wrapped up, but there’s still second place to decide, not to mention the kudos of winning this championship at stake. It looked like we could be … Continue reading

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