About the car
The Mercedes-AMG F1 W11 EQ is the Formula 1 car entered by the Mercedes Grand Prix team for the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship. The car is piloted by Britain’s Lewis Hamilton and Finland’s Valtteri Bottas.
The W11 EQ, designed by the engineers James Allison and Geoff Willis, was introduced on 14 February 2020 at Silverstone in England. In the context of Lewis Hamilton’s fight against racism and for more diversity in his sport, around the Black Lives Matter movement, the Mercedes W11 is painted black.
It is made of carbon fibre monocoque and Kevlar chassis and possesses a V6 turbo engine that reaches 15000 rpm. The car possesses an engine named Mercedes-AMG F1 M11 EQ and a displacement 1600 cm3.
About the Brand
The manufacturer Mercedes is the world champion for the fifth time in a row and Lewis Hamilton is the reigning champion. The name Mercedes-Benz, or Mercedes, is a famous German car company, also known for its luxury models and commercial vehicles. The headquarters is located in Stuttgart, Germany. Karl Benz and Daimler made the first Mercedes-Benz brand vehicles in 1926. On the other hand, in 2018, Mercedes-Benz was the largest seller of premium vehicles globally, selling 2.31 million individual cars.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps is a manufacturer of model cars, trucks, buses, motorbikes, tanks, and car accessories, offering a wide variety of replicas in different scales. Its Formula 1 models are mainly produced in 1/18 or 1/43 scale.
Currently, the Minichamps range contains models of all the great car manufacturers of the world and of numerous types of motor racing and sports teams. Initially known as Paul’s Model Art (PMA), Minichamps was established in 1990. As the leading company in the industry, Minichamps has produced the widest range of models of all other model producers.