Articles about safety car


'Thanks for noticing!' Sainz's 2020 paradox explained - The Race

Last updated: 01/04/2021

When a Formula 1 season ends the final standings are the most obvious way to judge who did well and who didn’t. Numbers don’t usually lie, because things often have a way of...

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‘Over-delivering’ Russell confirmed F1 potential with Sakhir GP drive - Wolff

Last updated: 12/10/2020

Toto Wolff says George Russell’s performance at the Sakhir Grand Prix confirmed the British driver as a Formula 1 star of the future. Russell was on course to win in Sakhir...

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Perez opting against taking F1 reserve role in 2021 if he can't land race seat

Last updated: 12/08/2020

Perez opting against taking F1 reserve role in 2021 if he can't land race seat Luke SmithHow Aitken’s fortunes turned around for his shock F1 chance Autosport Podcast: F1...

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F1 | Mercedes to share Safety Car duties with Aston Martin from 2021

Last updated: 11/23/2020

Mercedes has been the F1 Safety Car supplier since 1996 onwards. The Safety Car seen the progress from the Mercedes C36 AMG in 1996 to Mercedes SL 55 AMG in 2001 and 2002 to the...

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Safety car unlapping requirement 'embarrassing' - Vettel

Last updated: 11/15/2020

As per normal procedures, several lapped drivers were waved past by the safety car so they could unlap themselves and join the back of the queue during the Emilia Romagna GP at...

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Weld failure triggered Gasly's F1 Emilia Romagna GP retirement

Last updated: 11/10/2020

Weld failure triggered Gasly's F1 Emilia Romagna GP retirement Lewis DuncanWhy America's latest MotoGP export could be a game changer Podcast: F1 Emilia Romagna review...

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Russell gutted over 'stupid mistake' behind safety car

Last updated: 11/03/2020

Russell had been running on the fringes of the points when the safety car was dispatched after Max Verstappen spun out of second place when his Red Bull suffered a rear tyre...

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Renault: Red Bull engine situation won't impact Alpine F1 strategy

Last updated: 10/17/2020

Renault: Red Bull engine situation won't impact Alpine F1 strategy Kevin TurnerThe resurrection of a famous Le Mans shape Podcast: Autosport selects the greatest competition car...

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FIA rejects Verstappen's claim Safety Car was used 'to make race more exciting' · RaceFans

Last updated: 10/17/2020

FIA Formula 1 race director Michael Masi rejected claims the Safety Car was used at the end of the Eifel Grand Prix to compress the field and create a more exciting race. Max...

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They key questions about the Mugello restart crash

Last updated: 10/02/2020

So what caused the accident, and who was at fault? We take a look at some of the themes that emerged as the debate continued after the race. What are the safety car rules? The...

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