• Verstappen doesn't regret intermediate gambit

    Il y a 30 jours - Par F1i

    Max Verstappen insists that he doesn't regret being one of a number of drivers to pit for intermediate tyres when showers hit the German Grand Prix.
    Although several other drivers made the same call, fourth-placed Verstappen was the highest of those to pit for a wet weather compound when it started raining.
    However the rain did not prove as heavy or as long-lasting as expected, and Verstappen was forced to pit again a few laps later for a set of slick ultras.
    Fortunately his advantage over the rest of the field was big enough that he still finished the race in fourth.
    "After such a chaotic...
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  • Hamilton called to stewards over aborted pit lane move

    Hamilton called to stewards over aborted pit lane move

    Il y a 30 jours - Par F1i

    Lewis Hamilton has been called to the race stewards office to explain what happened when Mercedes had second thoughts about pitting him under the safety car during the German Grand Prix.
    Hamilton was called in to the teams for a fresh set of tyres, but the race engineer then countermanded the decision.
    Hamilton was already part way down the pit entry when he was told to stay out. He cut across the grass to get back onto the track, just as new orders telling him to come in were issued.
    It was too late for another re-think and Hamilton stayed out, as everyone behind him came in for fresh...
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