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Does reducing downforce work?

Robert Wickens and Will Power lead the field into Turn 1 at the start of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg -- Photo by: Chris Owens The season-opening round of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series, the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, was the first time the new downforce-reducing bodywork for the Dallara DW12 chassis was used in competition. The new kit bears many significant changes from the previous, manufacture-produced kits including: the repositioning of the engine air intake, the reshaping of the engine cowling, the reduction in front and rear wing-produced downforce, and an increase in downforce produced by the undertray. The overall changes in the profile of the car...
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