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F1 dropping grid girls

by Ronan Glon

Formula 1 races in 2018 will look a little bit different than in the past. Liberty Media, the sport's new owner, announced it's banning the use of the often scantily-clad grid girls. "While the practice of employing grid girls has been a staple of Formula 1 grand prix for decades, we feel this custom does not resonate with our brand values and clearly is at odds with modern day societal norms."