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Let’s Watch the Fastest Tire Change In the History of Formula 1

Massa’s pit crew took just 1.92 seconds to fit four new tires to his car, shattering Red Bull’s previous tire change record of 2.05 seconds. This is what teamwork looks like. Felipe Massa may have only earned a single point at this past weekend’s European Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, but his team has walked away with one new world record.

The video shows the pitstop from multiple angles, and even after repeated viewings, it’s scarcely believable. It almost appears the two front tires are installed at the very same instant.

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This is the first sub-two second pitstop we’ve seen, but it probably isn’t the last.

via Jalopnik


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