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Formula 1 to adopt standing re-starts in 2015

We are may have more than one standing start during an F1 race from next year onwards Hot on the heels of exhaust trumpets and titanium sparks, the latest radical Formula 1 innovation 'to improve the show' has now emerged in the Red Bull Ring paddock. Multiple authoritative sources are reporting that, at last week's Formula 1 Commission meeting, it was agreed that standing re-starts will spice up the show from 2015. Currently, after the customary grid start at the beginning of the race, safety car periods are followed by a rolling re-start. But, in an atmosphere of soul-searching within the Red Bull Ring paddock this weekend, it emerges that it has been agreed that mid-race standing...
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