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F1 Digest 2009 - Germany Preview - A look ahead as the Nürburgring takes its turn hosting the race

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Finally, we return to the racing action, when all involved with the sport want to focus on what they are good at. With so many drivers and teams sharing the Nurburgring as their home race, it's bound to be a sight to behold.

Vital Statistics

  • Date: 12th July
  • Circuit: Nürburgring
  • Length: 5.1km
  • Laps: 60
  • 2008 Winner: Lewis Hamilton (at Hockenheim)


Quite a lot of the drivers are hoping to improve on their performance from Silverstone, but only a few are bringing new updates to the track. Some, Brawn GP in particular, are hoping that the requirements of the Nürburgring will suit their car this time round.