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Marc Priestley's Spanish GP pit stop analysis

My Ryanair flight home from the Spanish GP on Sunday night was mostly spent pouring over various race lap analysis, speed trap data and sector times, amongst other things… that’s right, it’s a rock and roll lifestyle on the road these days. A few things caught my eye, some I’m still trying to analyse further and make sense of, but one set of figures that stood out for me, was the summary of pitstop times from the race. The times show patterns forming, many of which you won’t be too surprised at, but there are a few details that surprised me just a little. I’ll refer to all times as the total time spent in the pit lane, because that’s how it should...
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