The F1 season we could be watching
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The F1 season we could be watching

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The 2016 Formula 1 season looks very different in an alternate reality. But it is a reality that is closer than you might think

What you are about to read is an alternative version of the 2016 Formula 1 season. It might sound fictional, but it's based more in reality than you'd first think.

The championship positions are unchanged, so it's still Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the head of the field. But the top two have won only six of the 14 races so far, rather than the 13/14 record we've seen in F1 this season.

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