Welcome to the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team Hub

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team is the works team of Mercedes-Benz, competing at the pinnacle of motorsport – the FIA Formula One™ World Championship.

At Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by six-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and race-winning teammate Valtteri Bottas.

We recruit from most STEM disciplines.

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A modern-day F1 steering wheel includes 16 buttons, nine rotary switches, shift and clutch paddles and a variety of menu controls.
Stripping the paint off an F1 car’s body and respraying it can take over 100 hours of work.
Building an F1 car from scratch, including all the sub-assemblies, takes around one week to complete.
An F1 car is made up of over 10,000 individual parts.
The top speed achieved by a Mercedes F1 car during the 2019 season was 354 km/h (220 mph), by Valtteri Bottas at the Mexico Grand Prix.
Over 1,200 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.

Jess

Design Office

"Mercedes F1 allows you to think outside the box, create new ideas and challenge engineering concepts."

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Rutger

Dyno Department

"What I think I can be very proud of is that even though I'm here for only 3 months I'm getting a lot of responsibility and feeling like I can be a valuable asset to the team."

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