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STRATEGY UNPACKED: How Mercedes got Russell on the podium in Spain from P12 on the grid

Former Aston Martin Head of Race Strategy

Bernie Collins
BARCELONA, SPAIN - JUNE 03: George Russell of Great Britain driving the (63) Mercedes AMG Petronas

Barcelona saw Mercedes get both drivers on the podium for the first time this season, allowing them to take second position in the constructors' championship from Aston Martin. What is even more impressive is that this was managed from George Russell’s starting position of P12.

The much talked about Mercedes upgrade package may have stolen the show but it's not the only reason they made it to the podium, as former Aston Martin strategist Bernie Collins explains...


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