Why Do F1 Tracks Have Kerbs?

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We are so used to seeing kerbs (or curbs) on race tracks... but why are they there?
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    • @naildeath well, if not they would not be efective

      Willem FletcherWillem Fletcher20 napja
    • Kerbs should not be wider than the car as it makes track limits confusing for everyone.

      naildeathnaildeath20 napja
    • flat kerbs fast corners, raised cerbs slow, WHAT KERB/CERB Is IT

      Willem FletcherWillem FletcherHónapja
  • Kerbs vs Curbs is exactly like Tyres vs Tires. Until F1, I’ve never seen it spelled Tyres or Kerbs.

    Brent JordanBrent Jordan6 órája
  • If they did t have curbs, Yuki would just drive all over the place!

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  • i always thought the curbs were to help drivers with grip to allow them to make their turns safely

    Steven YangSteven Yang21 órája
  • Just bring back gravel traps, no more ultra wide wide runoffs. or make the limit beside the track gravel, and then after maybe 10 meter width of gravel, nearer the wall, would be asphalt again where tires will grip, to prevent a high speed crash in the wall. And the gravel is there to prevent the car from being able to go back in the track again.

    RobRob23 órája
  • Good video but slideshow doesnt have to be so "funny".

    Boerje69Boerje694 napja
  • I only watched the NLS this year and now imagine an F1 car hitting a curb on the nordschleife. I guess I just dicovered another way to go to space.

    yannniQue 17yannniQue 174 napja
  • Their use should be curbed. (Kerbed)?

    michael laverymichael lavery4 napja
  • kerbs look cool and are satisfying in games but lets just make the track limits concrete walls right up until the white lines.

    Anthny BsgAnthny Bsg4 napja
  • Memes got more screen time than the actual kerbs wth is this shit

    Osman Bin OmarOsman Bin Omar4 napja
  • Hello from the Czech Republic. Joke appreciated.

    ViclickViclick5 napja
  • Bring back the Singapore Sling ?

    AsHaltAsHalt5 napja
  • install concrete walls instead. then drivers will absolutely stay on the track. nothing else will suffice.

    Lone WolfLone Wolf5 napja
  • Why no more IBR???

    kimptoskimptos6 napja
  • Make the damn things large like street curbs, then lets see who cuts corners, while we are at it, get rid of tarmac run off areas, bring back gravel or sand.

    Piers Lawson-BrownPiers Lawson-Brown6 napja
  • I almost think it would be worth having a slight drop of a few inches at most with standing water outside of the flat curve. Nothing that would cause a car to crash or deap enough to drown in in the case of a roll, but enough to eliminate traction and force a tire (tyre :p) change. Great because during practice, said tires are not damaged.

    Link ScarletLink Scarlet8 napja
  • It seems that there needs to be a way to prevent track extension actions by drivers. The obvious solutions is grass and gravel, but we do not want cars to crash because of being crowded by lap 1 chaos. This all goes back to track design. Tracks such as in Singapore have walls. Should all track now have walls? Also, many tracks are used for motorcycle racing as well. The raised curbing is an effective tool to keep this under control.

    Eric RickertEric Rickert8 napja
  • I like it when it goes GrGrGrGrGrGr when driving over them. Makes me think I am real pro racing driver

    Lurgutre NalpakLurgutre Nalpak8 napja
  • When I did my first track day, I touched a few Kerbs just like I'd always seen racing drivers do and as I'd normally do in racing games. The difference in grip levels for those split seconds was insane, it was like being on ice. I very quickly decided to stay off them for the rest of the day lol.

    ArmouredfalconArmouredfalcon9 napja
  • don't care about curbs one bit as long as they're next to grass or gravel and not another mile of tarmac runoff

    Matija GrbešaMatija Grbeša10 napja
  • Keep it pumpin buddy

    the ghostspider KGSthe ghostspider KGS10 napja
  • Your videos don't need the stupid, quick-cut cutesy references. The content is good, but the editing turns a quality video into to something that is barely watchable.

    skadarskadar10 napja
  • to not do a takumi fujiwara kurb hack 😂

    SDRIFTER AbdlmounaimSDRIFTER Abdlmounaim11 napja
  • "C" "U". You B.I. ""

    Michael SMichael S11 napja
  • For Curb Boosting of course

    Aleks KozakiewiczAleks Kozakiewicz12 napja
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  • Could use a bit more explaining. Specially aided by more pics for better understanding :)

    Francisco José da Silva PereiraFrancisco José da Silva Pereira12 napja
  • Formula video + listening to the music I like (Delta Parole, Metallica and other) make me feel the speed and excitement!

    formulafanformulafan13 napja
  • They should be the same as the Goodwood track - keep them on the tarmac. No other sport allows you to leave the field of play without a penalty.

    Rtfa ZeberdeeRtfa Zeberdee13 napja
  • Americans spell it "curb"

    Water you doingWater you doing14 napja
  • Still learning about kerburbs 🤣 Grew up watching racing a bit here and there but....... Just got into f1 this season because of the engineering marvels behind the cars and fell in love with the teams and drivers! Definitely here to stay as a growing fan of the sport!

    Daniel KruegerDaniel Krueger14 napja
  • Triggering me so much seeing kerb misspelled haha

    Danbeast007Danbeast00715 napja
  • Curb

    Danbeast007Danbeast00715 napja
  • Why do F1 tracks have kerbs? Why do cars have tires....?

    BirdyyBirdyy15 napja
  • They have kerbs so if you like to drive with eyes closed you can feel whether you're going straight.

    electroborgelectroborg15 napja
  • It's now just F1... 😐

    Jason MillerJason Miller17 napja
  • It’s curb

    jerome silvajerome silva17 napja
  • Kerb - European way of spelling it Curb - American way of spelling it

    David FernandezDavid Fernandez17 napja
  • most of them are a disgrace now, just paint on the tarmac. Iconic kerbs have been degraded to just that. ridiculous

    juandhaltrichjuandhaltrich19 napja
  • Should we curb the use of kerbs?

    Michael ReedMichael Reed20 napja
  • For make me slide in f1 2020

    Shai AmirShai Amir22 napja
  • Not so much abour kerbs, but track limits. If a track is modified to allow cars to drive beyond the asphalt bits, don't penalise drivers if they do drive there: use the bits for what they are designed. If they want to keep kerbs (for safety), encourage drivers to avoid them, if possible. By making them uncomfortable to rtive on: rumble.

    Ludwig van ElLudwig van El22 napja
  • This channel is great. Subkerb everyone!

    Khaullan FiddiyosoKhaullan Fiddiyoso23 napja
  • bin ich der einzigste der erstens gelesen hat warum f1 krebs hat ?

    Leonard VaskevicLeonard Vaskevic23 napja
  • total newbie to the racing scene, what are the green zones next to some kerbs(curbs) and how far are you allowed to 'cut' a corner?

    ikkeennigij121ikkeennigij12124 napja
  • Really ran out of ideas lately with these videos

    FightingFalconFightingFalcon24 napja
  • please put spanish subtitle

    jatd10jatd1024 napja
  • Sausage kerbs started to appear after the standardization of asphalted run-off areas, in order to increase the penalty of making a mistake. Make gravel traps the norm again and see how no special kerbs will be needed.

    Juan AcostaJuan Acosta24 napja
  • Coming from Karting, I'm 100% for raised kerbs. For raised kerb you have the risk vs reward. You need to decide if it will save you time, the margin of error before it upsets the car, and how it might affect your tires. Flat kerb needs no decision making. Use it.

    Joaoie PascualJoaoie Pascual24 napja
  • Its for kerb boosting

    shephen shumwayshephen shumway24 napja
  • To make track limits even more confusing and inconsistent

    A RA R24 napja
  • British: kerb American: curb

    John RodriguesJohn Rodrigues24 napja
  • Sausage kerbs: exist Teams and Drivers: delete these before they delete me and bank accounts Circuit owners: don’t hit them then lol 🤷‍♂️

    fattyMcGee97fattyMcGee9725 napja
  • 1:52 Mr Aiden Rule on track.

    Ape da 600cvApe da 600cv25 napja
  • 4' high concrete wall/kerb/curb ...boundry defined😁

    Boz 08Boz 0825 napja
  • I like the raised kerbs at Monaco. The 3m tall ones.

    Fall Line JapanFall Line Japan25 napja
  • Kerb and curb have different meanings but share the same pronunciation. We curb (reduce) our enthusiasm e.g.

    Brian JonesBrian Jones25 napja
  • How about a progressive Kerb, that raises more and more the farther you go from tarmac, either linearly or exponentially... that way, a little wheel on it is fine but go too far and it gets way too high to be usefull (within reason ofc)

    MrKelenekMrKelenek25 napja
  • I have Czeched your video and it very good!

    Jakub DoležalJakub Doležal25 napja
  • until I get to drive one of these tracks I DONT GIVE A FAT FFUCK

    Darrel3000 - Darrel Ganesh SukhdeoDarrel3000 - Darrel Ganesh Sukhdeo25 napja
  • im not sure, to me motoGP is more entertaining

    Chris PallaresChris Pallares25 napja
  • kerbs are a pretty good place to put some cameras. the eau rouge video is amazing...

    Aditya Vardhan GanjiAditya Vardhan Ganji25 napja
  • put grass and gravel outside the asphalt and remove the track limits!

    fws88fws8826 napja
  • it would cause a lot of crashes but i want to see the kurb/curb as high as the tires

    no oneno one26 napja
  • i think turn 4 should have wall on the outside of the exit...that could prevent drivers to exceed the limits :D

    Vocas46LPVocas46LP26 napja
  • It’s one thing to drive over the KERBs to avoid a collusion, but drivers who consistently drive over them should get a Pit lane penalty.

    joesolis2joesolis226 napja
  • 100% raised curbs as a track limit indicator. If you don't like it, don't drive on it.

    ChrisChris26 napja
  • Just put a wall around the track

    Ansa PectoralisAnsa Pectoralis26 napja
  • 3:35 since raised kerbs are extremely dangerous I think not

    GoldmasterxGoldmasterx26 napja
  • I'm a formula driver and I've always asked myself the origin of curbs.

    Andrea GiagnorioAndrea Giagnorio26 napja
  • Each Breach of track limits = 1 second added to your end of race time or pit stop. Which ever comes first.

    Tristan LeeTristan Lee26 napja
  • I don't mind small kerbs, when the track can punish track limit issues on their own. For example, if a driver goes beyond the kerb in Monaco, he's probably hitting a wall. But, after watching Bahrain, I feel the Kerbs should be higher as to punish drivers who would want to ignore the intended track limits

    The Gemini GodThe Gemini God26 napja
  • Aren't inside apex kerbs used in weight transfer to the outside wheel to help more aggressive turn in??

    Reece JarmanReece Jarman26 napja
  • Curb

    Unsinkable SamUnsinkable Sam26 napja
  • Now I know what those red and white things are

    RPGMN777 OfficialRPGMN777 Official26 napja
  • 01:14 - You called the apex curb an entry curb. Are you trying to hurt the feelings of all the entry curbs around the world?

    Dave RussellDave Russell26 napja
  • in spain we call those pianos

    Jorge C. M.Jorge C. M.26 napja
  • Kerb-conctete thing. Curb-your enthusiasm

    Jonnti SchnabelJonnti Schnabel26 napja
  • Entry kerbs, you know, the kerbs on the entry to a corner that can be used to widen your entry. Not like the apex kerbs that are in the apex of a corner.

    Max Goes RacingMax Goes Racing26 napja
  • Make the curbs slower and you won’t have to police them. It’s as simple as that. There is no excuse for having drama over what IS and what ISN’T the track.

    John LeverJohn Lever26 napja
  • I like the monaco kerbs. You can survive them, but not very often. Painted lines on tarmac are a joke.

    Tyler DurdenTyler Durden26 napja
  • Let's Just Say, This Guy Is Good At Editing!!

    Watermelon_Z4KYWatermelon_Z4KY27 napja
  • A meme or photo for every word you use is pretty damn distracting and annoying.

    jeemsejeemse27 napja
  • Kerbs are a trademark of road courses

    4-14 FAN4-14 FAN27 napja
  • Simply I love kerbs except sausage kerbs... I hate them!

    Attila SomogyiAttila Somogyi27 napja
  • UK spelling is Kerb - US spelling is Curb ... Rest of world does what they like

    reddevil028reddevil02827 napja
  • Curb

    Elijah JamiesonElijah Jamieson27 napja
  • Just subscribed... you’re welcome

    Jordan WadeJordan Wade27 napja
  • I think there should be an electronic way of measuring track limits ie if center of car is over the white line it triggers, and if u do it 3 times u get a 3 second penalty.

    David WrightDavid Wright27 napja
  • Put those little annoying dimples on them like you see at a grocery store (Walmart in the US)

    MytwistedvoicesMytwistedvoices27 napja
  • can you explain license points. are they permanent or can they be taken away after a set time period

    curtis grantcurtis grant27 napja
  • I like the German version of the word. "Randstein" sounds like my favorit German band ;)

    SebidkkSebidkk27 napja
  • Put a wall where the kerb is. Nice hard limit 😁

    wingsdesire1wingsdesire127 napja
  • It is kerb, but Americans use curb for both. Curb in England is like, to hold something back "curb your enthusiasm".

    Thomas O'HareThomas O'Hare27 napja
  • "Curbz"

    _JDM_ CR_Jeffrey_JDM_ CR_Jeffrey27 napja
  • I like flat kerbing, sausage kerbs can go straight back to hell

    AnvarynnAnvarynn27 napja
  • Bring back the grass and sand I say!

    Crazy Cat GuyCrazy Cat Guy27 napja
  • CURB

    chrrrrchrrrr27 napja
  • Lol , i thought it was spelt curb!😂✌

    sarad matthew tiggasarad matthew tigga27 napja
  • I know it’s a nascar thing but “turtles” sausage Kerbs one steroids they will break a nascar and that’s saying something

    334 Outdoors334 Outdoors27 napja