Suzuka Preview: F1's greatest track?

Suzuka Preview: F1's greatest track?

Largely unchanged since 1987, Suzuka is rivalled only by Spa for the title of F1's most standout track. Even then, the Japanese circuit is widely seen as the most challenging - as the current crop of drivers know only too well

It's not difficult to make a case for Suzuka being the greatest circuit on the Formula 1 calendar.

There are those who would point to Spa, but in corners like Degner and 130R Suzuka has the equal of Eau Rouge and Pouhon. What's more, where modern F1 machinery has to an extent sanitised the challenge of Belgian circuit, the test posed by Suzuka remains undimmed.

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