Seeing F1 Cars Race in Thermal Imaging is Bloody Incredible

By Casey Chan on at

Sometimes it's easy to forget that racing F1 cars is pretty much insanity. The ridiculous speeds, the punishing G-forces and not to mention the beasts of a machine they call cars. But when you look at a F1 car under thermal vision, you'll never forget how scary it is: they're driving fire breathing monsters.

FLIR captured Red Bull Racing's RB8 Formula 1 racing car with a a FLIR x6580sc infrared camera to show how literal the term "burning rubber" is and well, it's pretty damn literal.