Infiniti RedBull racing was among the few teams that had chosen to stay on the old version of the F1 steering wheel for reasons of cost and reliability. This year, the Milton Keynes team will be using a new generation of steering wheel.
The F1 steering wheels are truly fascinating pieces. The technology embedded in the cars is now so advanced that the interface between the car and the driver becomes more complex every year. The steering wheel that equips the RB11 of Ricciardo and Kyat is now equipped with a large screen, and take over all the functionalities used by the pilot and the engineers.
Here is a computer generated from the site Toilef1.com which shows you the composition of this piece of very high technology.