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'One lap of Spa is like 20 at any other track'

id="story_continues_1" itemprop="description"> The summer is over. It's time to get back to business. After a four-week break, the Formula 1 World Championship resumes this weekend at one of the sport's most iconic tracks as Spa Francorchamps hosts the Belgian Grand Prix. The teams were forced into a mandatory two-week shutdown of their factories, allowing their staff a rest after a first half of the season that sent them from Australia, Malaysia and China to Europe, via Bahrain, with a quick trip over the Atlantic to Canada. Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. // Classic F1 - Belgian Grand Prix 2008 require( ["sportui/empswitch"],...
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