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The driver mindset: Pedro on instinct, connecting with the car, and mastering Suzuka


Veteran Grand Prix racer and AMF1 Team Ambassador Pedro de la Rosa explains the unique relationship between a driver and their car, what it takes to drive on the limit and the characteristics that make Suzuka Circuit one of the toughest circuits in the world.

Behind the visor.

Suzuka, home of the Japanese Grand Prix, is one of the most challenging circuits in the world. Its winding corners, narrow track and tricky curves make it a true thrill for any driver.

It is a circuit that demands absolute precision and complete concentration. Full focus.

In the wet, as was the case in last year's Japanese Grand Prix, those demands only become amplified even further.

Pedro, who raced at Suzuka six times during his storied Formula One career, as well as in Japan's top-level national championships, reveals exactly what it takes to master the legendary Japanese circuit and what it's like and what it takes to find the limit behind the wheel.

The driver mindset

Driver and car in perfect harmony.

Pedro de la Rosa on the mindset of the driver, instinct behind the wheel, and what it takes master one of the toughest circuits in the world.

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