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Marc Gene drives the first few laps in the new simulator - obviously, there's no need to drive with a helmet when you're not really doing 200 mph
The Ferrari F2008 steering wheel gives an inkling of what is adjustable for the driver during a race - imagine the complexities of what else can be adjusted by the engineers
No driving simulator is capable of reproducing the real feeling that a driver experiences in a Formula One car - but a simulator is the next best thing.
The new simulator means it is possible to drive a model of a virtual vehicle, experiencing sensations that can be referenced to a real one, such as this, at less expense.
There is no substitute for real world testing, but the simulator means you begin every testing session with a huge head start.
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