News Details

New rule will stop qualifying farce - Todt

Sep.16 Jean Todt says Formula 1 will put a stop to the sort of antics that turned qualifying at Monza into a farce. No top runner completed more than an out-lap in the final stages of qualifying at Monza as none of the closely-bunched Q3 group wanted to create a slipstream for his rivals. "I can only tell you that it will never happen again," FIA president Todt told La Derniere Heure. "We're going to change the rules. We can't stop the drivers from leaving the box when they want, but we're going to impose a maximum time per lap. "The public comes to see a show but what they did was also dangerous. We'll change the rule as soon as we can," Todt added. F1 race...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton: They’ll change it when someone crashes

Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton suggested after qualifying for the...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Berger: Leclerc absolute killer instinct eludes Vettel

Charles Leclerc has the sort of 'killer instinct' that Sebastian Vettel...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Carlos Sainz: 'We need to find a rule to avoid more Q3...

Carlos Sainz Jr. has admitted Formula 1 and the FIA need to come up with...
2mo ago from GPBlog.com

Qualifying wasn't the only shambles in Monza

Formula 1 has stood firm on not putting permanent stewards in place but...
2mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Maverick Vinales leads Yamaha 1-2-3 in final day of...

Maverick Vinales took control at the head of the timesheets to lead the...

Jack Miller: Fifth ’19 rostrum ‘amazing way to...

Jack Miller was overjoyed to secure his fifth third place result of the...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Feature: The Dutch teenager preparing for IndyCar step

There is a new kid in the NTT IndyCar Series town. Rinus van Kalmthout,...

Rinus van Kalmthout secures full-time IndyCar seat...

Rinus van Kalmthout will graduate to the IndyCar Series in 2020 after...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Citroen Leave WRC, Ogier’s Exit Blamed

Citroen have quit the FIA World Rally Championship with immediate effect...

Citroen quits WRC with immediate effect, blames...

Citroen Racing has confirmed its departure from the World Rally...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Holding: Arsenal not at crisis point

Rob Holding insists Arsenal are not at "crisis point" and is...
2h ago from SkySports.com

Erling Haaland 'visits Arsenal as interest grows'

Red Bull Salzburg striker Erling Haaland visits Arsenal with the Gunners...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Real Madrid interested in potential £34million...

Real Madrid are reportedly interested in replacing Casemiro in defensive...
8h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Why Arsenal boss Unai Emery will be sweating after...

Arsenal have struggled for form this season.
7h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

‘FIA seize parts of Ferrari fuel system'

The Ferrari engine controversy is refusing to die... Read More »
9h ago from PlanetF1.com

UK-based F1 teams in tax shock

The seven UK-based F1 teams received more money... Read More »
6h ago from Pitpass.com

Lehto wonders about Brazil GP 'conspiracy theory'

Nov.20 Former F1 driver JJ Lehto has raised a... Read More »
11h ago from OneStopStrategy.com
Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.