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What is the fastest speed a F1 car can travel at?

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Although it will be affected by the set up for specific tracks
Formula one cars can reach speeds of around 350kph! (kilometres per hour)

Renault car travelling at speed

In the 2004 British Grand Prix at silverstone
the fastest lap was recorded by Michael Schumacher

  • The distance of the circuit track is 5141.0 m
  • Schumacher's lap record was 78.739 seconds

Find out what Michael's average speed was on that lap!

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