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Old 08-20-2011, 10:06 AM
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David Coulthard drives Red Bull V10 in downtown Austin

Pics to come, but here's a video I took:
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Old 08-20-2011, 10:09 AM
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About 3:00 in is where they start up the car.
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Old 08-20-2011, 11:11 AM
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Can't wait to see F1 come to Austin - I'll be there...

In the meantime, compare and contrast Mr Coulthard's car control with this embarrassing little incident for Nick Heidfeld

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Seems I was mistaken - this is a V8 not V10. Dang.
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Old 08-22-2011, 08:12 AM
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First run of an F1 car on the real track:

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