FLIR Systems to provide infrared imaging technologies to Infinite Red Bull Racing team

June 23, 2014

FLIR Systems, Inc. was recently named an Innovation Partner with Infiniti Red Bull Racing, which has won four consecutive Formula One World Championships in both Constructor's and Driver's categories. With the introduction of 1.6 liter V6 Turbocharged engines with dual energy recover systems, Formula One teams are presented with a new challenge for cooling, as managing the cars' temperatures effectively is a key aspect of ensuring reliability. FLIR's miniature thermal imaging cameras will provide the Infiniti Red Bull Racing team with unique insights into the thermal characteristics of their RB10 car's components and operations. >>>Read more

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Former VSD Editor James Carroll joined the team 2013.  Carroll covered machine vision and imaging from numerous angles, including application stories, industry news, market updates, and new products. In addition to writing and editing articles, Carroll managed the Innovators Awards program and webcasts.

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