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Why does Verstappen hit flashing lights before an F1 race?

You may have seen an F1 driver hitting buttons with blinking lights before a race. Max Verstappen also uses these so-called 'Blazepods' to warm up before a race. But what exactly is Blazepod good for? Blazepod popular at Red Bull Within Red Bull, the practice of hitting around the flashing lights is a common way for the drivers to prepare for a race. Max Verstappen now always does it before his races. The Dutchman came up with the idea through Alexander Albon who started it within the team, Motorsport.com reports. Albon is a booster of the warm-up method; Sergio Perez and Pierre Gasly also use Blazepod. Read more These F1 drivers drove multiple races without losing the lead once Blazepod...
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