You Fix An F1 Car Like A Computer These Days

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'Have you tried turning it off and on again?'

Sebastian Vettel's Red Bull F1 car stopped working early in the Austrian Grand Prix today (actually, it's running as I type), but he managed to get the car back in order with instructions from his team over the radio.

Their conversation sounded more like tech support than anything else.


It turns out that the problem was linked to their 'overtake button,' which is basically a boost of power from the car's hybrid electric system.


Quick, somebody hire these guys as team managers.

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