Articles about safety car


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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Masi hits back at Hamilton's 'offensive' safety claims

Last updated: 10/02/2020

After the restart crash in the Tuscan GP several drivers suggested that the safety car lights have been turned out later in the lap than usual this season to make for a closer...

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Masi: No need to review safety car restart rules

Last updated: 09/18/2020

Twelve drivers were given a warning after a post-race investigation of the accident that eliminated the cars of Kevin Magnussen, Carlos Sainz, Antonio Giovinazzi and Nicholas...

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FIA to clampdown on slow pit entry under safety car in F1

Last updated: 09/15/2020

Norris was investigated for “driving unnecessarily slowly from turn 11 to the pit lane” when most of the field headed into the pits for tyre changes once the entry was...

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Mercedes taking steps to avoid closed F1 pitlane mistake

Last updated: 09/13/2020

Lewis Hamilton pitted in the Italian GP just after the pit lane was closed after the safety car was dispatched to allow the retrieval of Kevin Magnussen’s stranded Haas, which...

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Hamilton takes Belgian GP victory in controlled race

Last updated: 09/01/2020

Lewis Hamilton started from pole, and didn't leave any doubt that he was out to win the race. The Brit didn't give first place away and led Valtteri Bottas to a Mercedes 1-2...

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F1 mode clampdown targets reliability fix claims

Last updated: 08/30/2020

In the technical directive issued last week to confirm the new restrictions – which come into force at the Italian GP – the FIA makes reference to Appendix 4 of the F1 sporting...

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F1 compiles Top 10 races of the decade, 2019 German GP voted as best

Last updated: 08/24/2020

F1 asked the fans to vote their 10 best races of the decade, 2010-2019, where this year’s German GP topped over the 2011 Canadian GP. F1 compiled the Top 10 races of the...

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