In The Driver's Seat

Unknown elements hitting Mercedes, Red Bull are manna from heaven for F1 fans

Red Bull's Sergio Perez (left) and Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton in action during the Australia Grand Prix, on April 10, 2022. PHOTO: REUTERS
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How many times have we heard a driver fall back on that old adage, "We win as a team and we lose as a team?"

It is, of course, a way of saying that no one person is responsible for a team's success or failure on the race track. And of course that's true, when it can take more than 1,000 people in the biggest teams to design the cars, put them together, and run them.

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