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Mercedes to remove FRIC system for Hockenheim

Mercedes W05 front suspension Mercedes will remove the complex FRIC system from its dominant W05  ahead of next weekend's German Grand Prix, their home race. The FIA surprised the entire world of Formula 1 this week by informing teams that it now regards the innovation, which mimicks outlawed active suspension, as potentially illegal. The technical directive issued by Charlie Whiting opened the door for some teams to lodge protests in Hockenheim and beyond that could forseeably be upheld by the stewards. On Thursday, Auto Motor und Sport reported that the teams most likely to lodge protests are McLaren, Ferrari and Caterham. The technology, linking the four suspension corners...
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