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November 12, 2012

F1

Filed under: student presentations — richardlstansfield @ 5:23 am

Glossary

1. horse power : a unit used for measuring the power of an engine.

2. velocity : the speed at which something is trareling.

3. mileage : the distance that a vehicle has travled.

4. performance : the act of doing something, such as you job.

5. production : a movie, play or mark of organizing the proctical matters involved in a show.

Have you heard about formula1 racing(F1)?
Recently, F1 was held in korea.
But, many people still don’t know what F1 is.
So, we want to introduce F1
F1 cars are used in F1.
F1 cars only seat one driver. it’s for only racing.
Driving on roads is illegal.

There are 12 teams.
Each team has 2 drivers, excpet for the test driver.
So, here are 24 drivers in F1.
Let’s find out F1 teams.
Red bull racing
Ferrari
Mclaren
Mercedes
Lotus
Force india
Sauber
Toro Rosso
Williams
Caterham
HRT
Marussia

I’ll show you the especially famouse drivers from amongst these 24.
Sebastian Vettel
Mark Webber
Fernando Alonso
Lewis Hamilton
Jenson Botton
Michael Schumacher
kimi Raikkonen

F1 has two ranking systems.
One is by driver’s points, and another is by team’s points.
Each team has 2 drivers we got a team’s points.
By adding the 2 drivers points together.

Let`s find out the drivers` annual income.
The driver with the highest annual income is Alonso.
He earns thirty million euros per year.
It`s about 44 billions won.
The last champion Sabastian earns ten million euros, per year
It’s about 15 billions won.
However the driber with the loest annual income is charles pic
He earns one hundred fifty thousand euros annually.
It’s about 0.2 million euros.

You might wonder about the prize money.
But, actually prize money is given the team, mechanic
Last year, the mechanicchampion is red bullracing team
And they get 110billion won.

You might also wondering about the vehicle’s price.
Actually the F1 vehicle are not for slae
But the production cost can be estimated.
The production cost is different for each team.
But as for as i know the Ferrari team’s production cost is about 10 billion won
The average vehicle cost is about 10 billion won.

Let’s find out about the vehicles’performance.
F1 vehicles can have 750 horse power.
Hyundai sonata’s horse power is only 172km/h.
F1 vehicle’s maximum speed is 350km/h.
Many people usually focus on maximum speed but the most important thing is acceleration, not maximum speed.
An average F1 vehicle can go from 0 to 100km/h in 1.7 seconds.
Okay. Let’s see what F1 is really like.

discussion question

1. Are you interested in F1? Why or why not?

2. What do you thingk of the fact that F1 drivers earn a lot of money.

3. Do you think F1 vehicles are faster than you think?

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glossary

1. horse power : a unit used for measuring the power of an engine.

2. velocity : the speed at which something is trareling.

3. mileage : the distance that a vehicle has travled.

4. performance : the act of doing something, such as you job.

5. production : a movie, play or mark of organizing the proctical matters involved in a show.

Have you heard about formula1 racing(F1)?
Recently, F1 was held in korea.
But, many people still don’t know what F1 is.
So, we want to introduce F1
F1 cars are used in F1.
F1 cars only seat one driver. it’s for only racing.
Driving on roads is illegal.

There are 12 teams.
Each team has 2 drivers, excpet for the test driver.
So, here are 24 drivers in F1.
Let’s find out F1 teams.
red bull racing
ferrari
mclaren
mercedes
lotus
force india
sauber
toro rosso
williams
caterham
hrt
marussia

I’ll show you the especially famouse drivers from amongst these 24.
vettel
webber
alonso
hamilton
botton
schumacher
kimi

F1 has two ranking systems.
One is by driver’s points, and another is by team’s points.
Each team has 2 drivers we got a team’s points.
By adding the 2 drivers points together.

Let`s find out the drivers` annual income.
The driver with the highest annual income is Alonso.
He earns thirty million euros per year.
It`s about 44 billions won.
The last champion Sabastian earns ten million euros, per year
it’s about 15 billions won.
however the driber with the loest annual income is charles pic
he earns one hundred fifty thousand euros annually.
it’s about 0.2 million euros.

you might wonder about the prize money.
but, actually prize money is given the team, mechanic
last year, the mechanicchampion is red bullracing team
and they get 110billion won.

you might also wondering about the vehicle’s price.
actually the F1 vehicle are not for slae
but the production cost can be estimated.
the production cost is different for each team.
but as for as i know the Ferrari team’s production cost is about 10 billion won
the average vehicle cost is about 10 billion won.

Let’s find out about the vehicles’performance.
F1 vehicles can have 750 horse power.
Hyundai sonata’s horse power is only 172km/h.
F1 vehicle’s maximum speed is 350km/h.
Many people usually focus on maximum speed but the most important thing is acceleration, not maximum speed.
An average F1 vehicle can go from 0 to 100km/h in 1.7 seconds.
Okay. Let’s see what F1 is really like.

discussion question

1. Are you interested in F1? Why or why not?

2. What do you thingk of the fact that F1 drivers earn a lot of money.

3. Do you think F1 vehicles are faster than you think?

* Class #: 87

* Group #: 4

* Members’ Names: 김인서 김형관 허창인 박강일

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