Concerns Formula One’s new restarts procedure for 2018 may cause “carnage” have been downplayed by drivers and the FIA.
Following a trial of the new procedure, under which races which have been red-flagged can have standing restarts, Romain Grosjean warned low tyre temperatures could lead to crashes.
However Valtteri Bottas believes the cool conditions of testing exaggerated the problem. Continue reading “Drivers and FIA downplay fears new restart procedure will cause “carnage””
Kimi Raikkonen indicated Ferrari have more performance in hand after heading the final day of pre-season testing.
Team mate Sebastian Vettel set the fastest overall time of testing on Thursday with a lap of 1’17.182, which Raikkonen got within four-hundredths of a second of on his last day in the car. Continue reading “Raikkonen: “If we want to go faster we can””