F1 drivers happy with removal of notorious Singapore sling 20 September, 2013 A more sedate Turn 10 at Marina Bay Circuit Formula 1 drivers have given the thumbs-up to the corner that has replaced the notorious ‘Singapore sling' chicane.
We reported a month ago that, following constant criticism and crashes, the slow and unusual chicane with high and harsh kerbs has been replaced by a simple left-hander at turn 10.
'I think it will be good,' Mercedes' Nico Rosberg told Brazil's Totalrace, after seeing the new solution during his track walk on Thursday.
'I can't say if it is safer or not, because the speed has been increased, but I think they've done a great job,' he added.
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