Just over 27 years old is the averege age this year on the grid of Melbourne
Mar.13 (GMM) This year's F1 grid is the very youngest in the history of the sport.
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The statistic has been boosted for 2013 by the retirement of 44-year-old Michael Schumacher, making 36-year-old Australian Mark Webber now the oldest driver in F1.
Also helping is the arrival of youngsters including Esteban Gutierrez, Max Chilton (both 21) Valtteri Bottas and Jules Bianchi (both 22).
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