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Mercedes' latest attempt to recoup lost downforce

Article To news overview © Mercedes Mercedes continue to work on clawing back some of the downforce lost as a result of the 2021 F1 regulations, with the team adding a new diffuser to the W12 at Imola. The Silver Arrows have already had to revise the rear suspension in the car compared to last year's W11, as the team look to continue the battle with Red Bull. All signs point to Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton going head-to-head for the entirety of the season, and Mercedes are wasting no time in fine-tuning their car to try and get the upper hand. "The most obvious change to the diffuser is that the strake outboard of the central section has been totally re-shaped, with a ramped...
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