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F1 faces more groundhog days in Canada in future

Formula 1 officials admit that there is little they can do about the presence of groundhogs on Montreal's Ile de Notre-Dame. One of the small ground mammals ventured onto the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve during Friday's free practice session last week. It was hit by Romain Grosjean's Haas, destroying his front wing - the groundhog coming off much worse. “It was a big impact, it was a big animal,” Grosjean said afterwards. “It’s a bit disappointing because they showed it on TV before the beginning of the session. "“I’m surprised they didn’t move it," he added. Asked about the incident later, race director Charlie Whiting said there had been little he had been able to do...
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