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Vettel suggests Formula 1 made a mistake firing Masi to appease Hamilton

Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel indicates that it was remiss of the FIA to remove Michael Masi as race director after the chaotic events of the Monaco Grand Prix. The race in Monte Carlo was delayed despite minimal rain around the circuit and, when the Safety Car did finally lead the drivers away, it had

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Hamilton and Verstappen fans clash ahead of Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Ahead of this weekend’s usually unpredictable Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Sky Sports F1 decided to remind Sir Lewis Hamilton fans of the moment which ultimately cost him the title last season. The 2021 Azerbaijan GP was one full of chaos, outrage and drama, which ultimately saw both Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton score zero points. Sergio

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FIA president can’t ‘buy race directors on Google or Amazon’

Not for the first-time this season, the race directors came under fire yet again at the recent Monaco Grand Prix, resulting in a stark comment from the FIA president himself. Drivers and teams were left puzzled as to the lengthy delay of the recent race in Monaco, which started almost an hour after it should’ve

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Masi’s return on the cards as FIA president wants three race directors

New FIA President Mohammed ben Sulayem has said he has “inherited a lot” since taking charge of the FIA, which he did the week after the 2021 Formula 1 season finale. Already, Ben Sulayem has had to deal with the controversial season finale inquiry, what to do with Michael Masi, Lewis Hamilton’s absence from the

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New race director may be needed for Miami Grand Prix

Both Eduardo Freitas and Niels Wittich have reportedly contracted COVID-19, meaning that a new race director may need to be drafted in for next weekend’s Miami Grand Prix. COVID laws in the Unites States rule that proof of a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before entry must be shown in order to

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