In Malaysia, there are so many Formula One fans.We also have some company that already sponsored some Formula One team.We also have many engineers that work for Formula One team.But only few Malaysian that have the opportunity to drive a Formula One car. And majority of those reading this will never find themselves behind the wheel of a Formula One race car. And even if they did, actually piloting one of these beasts at speed around a real race track (video games don’t count) is a practice best left to the professionals.
Lucas di Grassi, formerly a driver for Virgin Racing and now the official test driver for Pirelli, strapped an eye-level camera to his helmet and set out for a lap at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain.
According to di Grassi, driving with such an apparatus affixed to his head wasn’t an easy task. “I had to drive with only one eye open as the camera was blocking my other eye, quite tricky,” he said.
Watch the video from Autoblog & Youtube below.