GROUND EFFECT, THE PREQUEL
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“Turbos, horsepower – that’s the future. You
want Ferrari in F1, you must castrate these
ground effect cars,” says Il Commendatore, Enzo.
FISA boss Jean-Marie Balestre announces a ban on
sliding skirts for 1981 and the simmering battle
erupts into war between the rebels and the empire.
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But they don’t just catch up. Ligier’s JS11 is
better than a Lotus and dominates the early races
of 1979, until the team loses its way on setup.
The flat-12 in Ferrari’s 312T4 makes it difficult to
fit efficient venturis, but its raw power and driver
lineup covers up for that. It’s a title contender.
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