CornerIn formula 1, a corner is much more than a turn on the track, it is a considered and deliberate... There's more... markers are a common sight on race tracks around the world. They identify a set distance (150m, 100m & 50m) from the apexApex refers to the point of the corner where the car comes closest to the inside of the track and... There's more... of the corner to assist the driverOK, so we all know what the driver is, right. I've always liked the description that F1 drivers are like... There's more... in establishing and hitting his optimum braking pointThe breaking point is the precise location where the driver hits the brakes hard to reduce the speed of the... There's more... for the corner ahead.
Boards on the side of the track, as pictured, are made from polystyrene so as to not damage the cars if they hit them.