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McLaren join forces with Mercedes to oppose F1's latest reverse-grid proposal

Andreas Seidl has confirmed McLaren will join Mercedes in opposition should Formula 1 push to introduce a form of reverse-grid racing in 2021. F1's managing director motorsports Ross Brawn has long championed the idea of a reverse-grid race, with the apparent plan for next season for it to replace the current qualifying format at four grands prix next season. Article continues under video The plan would be for a 30-minute sprint event, with the grid decided by championship order, and with its result forming the grid for the main event on Sunday. Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff's dissenting voice was all that was required for the idea to be shelved before this season started, but for...
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