First sights and sounds of F1 2014
After so much anticipation, Formula 1's new age began at Jerez on Tuesday morning. KEVIN TURNER headed out to get an early sense of what the 2014 cars look and sound like on track
After all the talk of new regulations and ugly noses, it was finally time to see - and hear - the new breed of turbocharged Formula 1 cars on track at Jerez this morning.
AUTOSPORT decided to head out to Dry Sac, the tight right-hander at the end of the back straight. Here, you can see the cars approaching at high speed before braking hard and coming down the (eight-speed) gearbox. They then accelerate away as the drivers head off into the faster Turn 7.
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