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  1. 1. Formula 1 Interesting Facts & FiguresYas Marina Circuit is 5.55km in length, the race runs for 55 laps and the race start time willbe 1500hrsA Formula 1 car is made up of 80,000 componentsFormula 1 cars have over a kilometre of cable in their bodyworkAn F1 car can go from ZERO to 100 kmph AND back to stationary in FOUR secondsAn average F1 driver looses about 4kgs of weight after just one race due to the prolongedexposure to high G forces and temperaturesAt 605kg a F1 car is less than half the weight of a Mini.F1 pit crews can refuel and change tyres in around FIVE seconds during the raceThe highest number of points in one season was 148 by Michael Schumacher for Ferrari in2004. Thats an astonishing average of 8.22 points per race.The estimated top speed at Yas Marina Circuit will be 317km/h.F1 cars generate up to 850 horsepower at top speedF1 races are watched by audiences of up to 600 million viewers globally 2.7 billioncumulative TV viewers per year.


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