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Spa Preview: More to watch than usual

August 20, 2014 (F1plus/Graham Keilloh).- There's something about Spa. Something intangible. Somehow, no matter what else is going on (and usually it is a lot), when the F1 circus visits the Spa-Francorchamps circuit suddenly all feels right with the sport. From asking drivers, engineers or fans for their favourite track this one in Belgium likely is to form the majority of answers. Why this is has an intangible quality; probably it is not something that can be designed or replicated easily. There is an undoubted well worn, comfortable feeling about the venue. Spa has been grown organically rather than imposed from above. Its heritage no doubt is part of it. The place drips with...
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