Autosport Podcast: Why Suzuka isn't the perfect Formula 1 track

Podcast: Why Suzuka isn't the perfect F1 track
Podcast: Why Suzuka isn't the perfect F1 track

The latest edition of The Autosport Podcast asks if Suzuka is the best track on the Formula 1 calendar - and explains why it might not be as perfect as some suggest.

Ahead of this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix, Stuart Codling, Jake Boxall-Legge and Edd Straw explain what makes Suzuka so special, as well as looking ahead to the race itself.

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As part of this discussion, there's a look at what constitutes a great track and how you balance the prodigious driver challenge of a track like Suzuka with the quality of racing it produces.

Racing Point's recent upturn in form is also examined, as are the prospects for Toro Rosso FP1 debutant Naoki Yamamoto.

With news recently breaking about another prospective new F1 team, we also run the rule of the Campos Racing-affiliated project's prospects and discuss the challenge facing such mooted entries.

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