Let’s face it – winter time is not an ideal time for all Formula One fans around the world. No races, no tests yet... But cheer up – long before the engines roar again, the team will do its best to keep your appetite in check every day with some Formula One facts...
• The longest time spent at full throttle during the season is at Spa, where the drivers spend over 23 seconds at full throttle.
• It takes 17 trucks and one crane to assemble the motorhome.
• The 2011 Canadian Grand Prix was the longest race at 4 hours 4 minutes.
• Gravel traps are filled with spherical stones with diameter between 5 and 16mm, and are 25cm deep.