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Team bosses dispute Hamilton's fitness comments

Speaking on Thursday, not for the first time, Lewis Hamilton claimed that contemporary F1 cars are too easy too drive. As well as citing the age of some of the drivers on the current grid, the five time world champion said that on some race weekends, there was so little physical demand from the cars that he felt he could drive two or three races. 'You should be so physically exhausted after the race, to the point... like a marathon,' he said. 'Sometimes you do these races and you can get up and... I could do a race... I could probably do two or three races in a row and Formula One should not be like that. 'Also it's a man's sport, you know, and a lot of youngsters come in and it's quite...
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