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I'm going to address the general question of what causes drivers to get slower with age, and not the specific example you mention (that of Vettel). As Greg noted in the comments, an F1 driver's reflexes will degrade with age, but so will their physical ability to actually drive the car. Formula One cars are incredibly physically demanding to drive, regularly ...


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What are the differences between the two engines (and cars of course). Why a V6 with 1,6L can produce 1000 hp, while the BMW engine (6 cylinders, 3L) produces the half of Ferrari's power? The basic difference is that Formula One cars have one design purpose: to be as fast as the regulations will allow. Road cars have a lot of other considerations that ...


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