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F1 Digest 2009 - Japan Preview - All the facts and quotes you need to know heading into the Suzuka weekend

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Back to back racing sees us head from the bright lights of Singapore to the long straights of Suzuka. F1 Digest previews the track, some of the action from last year, and what the drivers think of the upcoming weekend.

Vital Statistics

  • Date: 4th October
  • Circuit: Suzuka
  • Length: 5.8km
  • Laps: 53
  • 2008 Winner: Fernando Alonso (at Fuji)


Every single driver seems to think Suzuka is one of the best tracks in the world, so they're all glad it's back on the calendar. They describe the combination of great fans, and interesting corners, to make for an exciting weekend.