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MODEL RELEASED. Formula One car testing. Mechanic fitting tyre warmers to a racing car tyre prior to testing. Tyre warmers improve the performance of the car. As the rubber heats up, it softens and its surface area increases. This increases the mechanical grip of the tyre rubber with the road.
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