There's a bit of pondering in Raphael Orlove's post on Caterham's crash test video with the new, 2014 nose configuration.

But the answer is right there in the video.

Before impact:

See the white wall? Now look at it after the crash:

There it is, folks, the mark made by a phallic nose design in a full frontal 2D projection.


Something like this:


Or more like this: