About the car
The Mercedes F1 W10 EQ Power+ is the Formula 1 car entered by Mercedes Grand Prix in the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship. It is driven by Britain’s Lewis Hamilton and Finland’s Valtteri Bottas. Designed by engineers James Allison, Aldo Costa and Geoff Willis, the W10 EQ Power+ was unveiled on 13 February 2019 at Silverstone in England.
The 2019 British Grand Prix was a Formula 1 motor race held at the Silverstone circuit in the United Kingdom, on the 14th July 2019. A race that represented the 10th round of the 2019 Formula One World Championship.
Made of carbon fibre composite, including the engine cover, sidepods, floor, nose, front wing, and rear wing, the body possesses a length of over 5000 mm, a total width of 2000 mm and weighs 743 kg.
The F1 W10 EQ Power+ is a 15-time winner, including 11 wins for Hamilton and four for Bottas, ten pole positions including five for Bottas and five for Hamilton, nine fast laps including six for Hamilton and three for Bottas, seven front row lockouts and nine 1-2 finishes.
About the Brand
Mercedes is the five-time consecutive constructors’ world champion and Lewis Hamilton is the defending champion. Mercedes-Benz, or Mercedes, is a German car brand, which is also known for its luxury and commercial vehicles. The headquarter is in Stuttgart, Germany. Karl Benz and Daimler produced the first Mercedes-Benz brand name vehicles in 1926. Moreover, in 2018, Mercedes-Benz was the world’s largest seller of premium vehicles, having sold 2.31 million passenger cars.
About the Manufacturer
Minichamps – manufacturer of diecast model cars, trucks, buses, motorcycles, tanks, and automotive accessories, offers a wide variety of different scaled replicas. Their models of Formula 1 are made in either 1:18 or 1:43 scale.
Today, Minichamps lineup includes models found around the world by major car manufacturers and various car racing genres and sport teams. Originally known as Paul’s Model Art (PMA)when Minichamps was founded in 1990.
Minichamps has been leading the industry by producing the most varied model lineup of any other model producer.