F1 NATION: Who will master Melbourne's new-look Albert Park?


New challengers, new corners – a lot has changed since F1 last raced in Australia back in 2019.

Melbourne’s Albert Park circuit is faster than before, and Ferrari and Red Bull will be fighting for victory. In the latest episode of F1 Nation, Tom Clarkson, Damon Hill and special guest Pedro de la Rosa look ahead to the race, debate which team the new high-speed layout will suit best, and dive into the driving styles best suited to the 2022 cars.

WATCH: Relive the action from an exciting 2019 Australian Grand Prix

Pedro – a veteran of 104 Grand Prix starts and a one-time podium-finisher - explains why he thinks Max Verstappen is racing like a world champion this season, and, as a former team mate of Lewis Hamilton at McLaren, he knows exactly how the seven-time champion will cope with Mercedes’ difficult start to 2022.

Plus we go for a drive along the Las Vegas strip with F1.com’s Lawrence Barretto, and tackle your questions in Ask Damon.

Listen to the latest episode of F1 Nation in the player below – or head here to catch it on your preferred podcast provider.

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