Fan Renders Shows How A 2017 Mercedes W08 Could Look

The new-breed of Formula 1 cars are now just weeks away but if you can’t wait that long, here are some renders of what they may look like.

With wider tyres and more aero, 2017 cars promise to look awesome. In three weeks time, F1 teams will begin revealing their new challengers ahead of the first pre-season test.

F1 fan raztaf1 has rendered a 2017 Mercedes W08 based on the new regulations to give us all a better idea of how the new-era of F1 cars might look.

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Front wings will be swept back
Cars are predicted to be up to 5 seconds a lap quicker in 2017
Cars are predicted to be up to 5 seconds a lap quicker in 2017

A side-by-side render of this W08 concept with the 2016 Mercedes W07 shows how radically different the new cars will look.

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A 2017 design compared to the Mercedes W07 from 2016