The Art of Braking

For Formula One brakes, the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve is deemed to be one of the hardest race tracks of the year. After the numerous fast straights, the drivers brake hard for the slow corners, putting serious strain on the brakes and their own bodies. Learn about the forces a brake must withstand and get to know how they work compared to passenger cars. MERCEDES GP PETRONAS drivers Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher talk about G-forces, special training sessions and the art of braking.
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Duration 04:15
Posted Jun 7, 2011
Series Formula 1