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The pitfalls that can end a young driver's F1 career

The pitfalls that can end a young driver's F1 career
Adam Cooper
By: Adam Cooper
Jan 9, 2019, 10:37 AM

The 2019 Formula 1 season promises to be the year of the new generation with up-and-coming talents at top teams and an influx of youth. But how does a young driver survive cut-throat F1?

In 2019 the focus will be on a new generation of Formula 1 drivers, and not only because we have four rookies: George Russell, Lando Norris, Alexander Albon and Antonio Giovinazzi.

Charles Leclerc and Pierre Gasly - with just 21 and 26 GP starts respectively behind them - have been promoted to teams that are challenging for race wins and world championships.

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Series Formula 1
Author Adam Cooper