The best of intense midfield battle's Spanish GP updates
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The best of intense midfield battle's Spanish GP updates

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Formula 1's big hitters showed off their Spanish Grand Prix upgrades on Thursday afternoon, but the start of practice on Friday gave us a better look at some of the developments introduced by those vying for best of rest status

If the deluge of upgrades wasn't quite enough to sate the tech-hungry legions of the Formula 1 fanbase, then the Spanish Grand Prix's Friday practice had plenty more to offer. Despite the warmth of Barcelona, teams could no longer keep their powder dry, emerging on-track with myriad new bits and pieces.

Of course, the place where those upgrades count the most is within the midfield, where the gaps between competitors are wafer-thin. Even the tiniest flick or flourish of the designer's pen can lift one car above another.

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