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Toto Wolff: Losing Friday would “take some value out of a race weekend”

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff believes that the removal of practice sessions on a Friday during a race weekend would take away some of the “value” from it but is open to reducing the length of the sessions. F1 chiefs had told teams of a potential idea to change what happens during a Friday at a Grand Prix weekend, having initially discussed about getting rid of Friday over all which looks to have been dismissed. The Austrian says that removing the Friday would cause the weekend to lose its “spectacular and special” feeling after seeing it happen in the DTM series years ago. Wolff said (quoted by Motorsport.com): "We did that in the DTM many years...
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