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Vettel: 'F1 cars have ridiculous downforce, but are too heavy'

The weight of Formula 1 cars has been around 750 kilos since the hybrid era, which is relatively low. However, according to Sebastian Vettel it is still too heavy and although the downforce is stronger than ever, it is not enough compensation. This is not without reason, because at low speed the weight is very good to feel, especially in chicanes and hairpin bends. Phenomenal "I think the cars are phenomenal in terms of downforce," says Vettel in conversation with Motorsport.com, "it's ridiculous how much downforce we have and how fast and how quick the cars are in medium speed, high-speed corners." In slow corners, on the other hand, it's a different story, because...
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