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Drivers Reveal Dope Tests During Testing

Formula One drivers have been tested for using banned substances, Swiss newspaper Blick revealed today in an exclusive interview with star Sebastien Buemi.

Apparantly, both Ferrari race drivers, Heikki Kovalainen and Buemi have been tested for using dope and other banned substances in line with regulations brought in a couple of years ago alongside global sporting regulations.

Buemi revealed how they turned up at his house at a very early hour of the morning to get a sample, and how he along with those other 3 drivers had to go to the FIA Transporter and give samples.

“Some weeks later two physicians arrived at my parents’ house in Augle (Switzerland) at six in the morning and asked me for another sample.” Buemi told Blick


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