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Daniil Kvyat, AlphaTauri, is interviewed after practice
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The brutal side of F1 that's not unsettling Kvyat

Daniil Kvyat's Formula 1 future once again hangs in the balance - something he is all too familiar with. But, how the Russian is approaching his looming AlphaTauri exit may just serve him well in his racing career going forward

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Formula 1 can be a brutal business at times, especially if you are a driver. Job security is not one of the big perks of getting to blast grand prix cars around race tracks every other Sunday. You're either winning or worried, and sometimes even both.

If drivers are not having to look over their shoulders at the next young hotshot ready to push them out, or the threat of the big bucks sponsor willing to pay for their replacement to come in, then they are also having to fight against circumstance that is stopping them showing off their best efforts.

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