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Vettel renews attack on new F1

Sebastian Vettel his renewed his attack on F1's 'new' face, after he was rebuked by the FIA for earlier calling the mild sound of the V6 engines "sh*t". Now with more refined comments, the reigning quadruple world champion does not hide his obvious disdain for the sport's new configuration. "We are a sport that is famous for being loud and dangerous," Red Bull driver Vettel told the German newsmagazine Focus. "We run the risk of losing the essence of motor sports," he charged. When asked about the new, quiet and V6-powered engines, Vettel responded: "I would prefer a V10 or V12 with 1000 horse power -- lots of power. "I would like to drive cars that...
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