Renault Sport F1 preview the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka 9 October, 2013 Renault Sport F1 preview the forthcoming Japanese Grand Prix weekend, Round 15 of the 2013 Formula 1 World Championship, at Suzuka on 11-13 October
Suzuka Circuit: three corners in detail
The Esses (Turns 3 – 7)
The high speed Esses are a flowing sequence of interlinking turns that sees the car change direction rapidly at very high speed. The driver will enter turn three, the start of the Esses, at approximately 245kph and carry the speed through until the exit of the complex. The high speed switches of direction subject the internals of the engine and lubricant systems to high lateral G-forces. The fuel and oil...
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