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No teams running FRIC for German GP

Mercedes AMG Petronas The FIA has confirmed that no team is using FRIC [Front and Rear Interconnected Suspension] on their cars at this weekend's German Grand Prix. FRIC has been in use in Formula 1 for several seasons but the FIA has decided that the system could now be challenged by rival teams and deemed illegal, ahead of this weekend's race at Hockenheim. "I can confirm that no car is fitted with a front to rear linked suspension system of any sort," read a statement released by FIA technical delegate Jo Bauer following preliminary scrutineering at Hockenheim. It is not yet known what effect the removal of the device will have on the competitive order at this weekend's race,...
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