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F1 2022

Video: What happens at an F1 factory during the summer break?

What actually happens in a Formula 1 factory during the summer shutdown? Williams give the lowdown.

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Formula 1 is now on its official summer shutdown after 13 Grands Prix in the first half of the season.

It's a time for teams to recharge and take stock of where they need to improve and gear up for the final push to Abu Dhabi.

But what goes on in the factory during the shutdown? What are teams allowed to do and what are they banned from doing?

Filmed during the 2021 shutdown, Williams gave insight into what actually happens, with some help from a drone.

Check out the video below!

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