In the first of our new features, we join Martin from Buchan Motorsport as he discusses the new Ferrari 499P Le Mans Hypercar.
Martin Buchan joined the junior engineer programme of AUDI AG in 2009 and became a professional car mechanic working on customer cars and prototypes. After studying Automotive and Aeronautical Engineering in Ingolstadt and Edinburgh, he worked in AUDI's technical development in aerodynamics and cooling design.
After being active in Karting, Formula Student and VLN Endurance Racing at the Nordschleife as mechanic, engineer and driver, he studied Advanced Motorsport Engineering at Cranfield University and joined the McLaren Group in Woking, UK. Later on, Martin worked for the aerodynamics department of former FORCE INDIA F1 TEAM and RACING POINT F1 TEAM in Silverstone, UK.