The FIA presidential election fight may not be the kind of contest that leaves fans clamouring for the remote control, but the outcome of the contest is equally as important as anything that Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso do on track.
Ahead of what looks set to be an intriguing contest between incumbent Jean Todt and only rival (so far) David Ward, what is fast becoming clear is that the very future of motor racing's governing body is at stake.
Rather than a simple battle of personalities between the two contenders, arguments are more focused on how the FIA moves forward as an organisation - and whether or not the time has come for major reform.
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