News Details

Maldonado warns against excessive penalties

Lotus F1 Team Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado has warned that excessive penalties could ruin racing in Formula 1. Formula 1's new penalty points system was given the thumbs up by some of Maldonado's rivals ahead of this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix but the Venezuelan raised a few concerns. Maldonado was involved in an accident with Sauber's Esteban Gutierrez last time out in Bahrain, for which he was given a penalty during the race, three penalty points added to his super license and a five place grid drop for this weekend's race in China. "The rules are the same for everyone, so you need to avoid incidents," he is quoted by Autosport. "But at the same time [it means] you...
Full Story »
2y ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Maldonado clears the air with Gutierrez

Lotus Formula One driver Pastor Maldonado has cleared the air with...
2y ago from SuperSport.com

Maldonado, Gutierrez clear the air

Pastor Maldonado has cleared the air with Esteban Gutierrez after putting...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Maldonado: Gutierrez clash a misunderstanding

Pastor Maldonado has revealed he has been in touch with Esteban Gutierrez...
2y ago from Crash.net

Drivers supportive of penalty points

Caterham F1 Team Formula 1 drivers say that the new penalty points system...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Mugello Expert Opinion: Casey Stoner

Without doubt Andrea Iannone and the Desmosedici GP had the pace to run...

Redding’s race ended by warning lights

Scott Redding’s chances at a strong finish in front of Ducati top brass...

Binder not thinking about title race

Brad Binder says he’s doing his best not to think about the 2016 Moto3...

Analysis: Why struggling Honda had to redesign its...

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Franchitti on Chilton crash: "He doesn't know...

Chip Ganassi Racing team advisor Dario Franchitti isn't placing blame on...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Emotional Indy 500 pole for Hinchcliffe

James Hinchcliffe will start the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500...
9h ago from Crash.net

Hildebrand focused on Indy alone… for now

JR Hildebrand is just regarding the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500...
10h ago from Motorsport.com

INDY 500: Newgarden's tribute to Harroun

Josef Newgarden's helmet will pay tribute to Ray Harroun, winner of the...
17h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Merzouga Bikes, Stage 3: Rodrigues in top 10 as Svitko...

Hero MotoSport riders continued to make progress in stage three of...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Practice key to Pontus’ perfect tyre swap

Super-fast wheel change saves Tidemand’s WRC 2 weekend
21h ago from WRC.com

Portugal Driver Report: Part 1

Advertising Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20 WRC)Result: 29thNeuville's...
23h ago from WRC.com

Portugal WRC: Motorsport.com's driver ratings

As Rally Portugal crowned a fourth different winner in the four past...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Who is Euro 2016's sexiest WAG? Vote for your...

URO 2016 will see some of the world's finest footballers battle it out on...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Barcelona targetting Bellerin and his DNA to replace...

It was inevitable. Even though it's just days after an interview in which...
4h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Berger involved in Rosberg’s contract talks

F1 legend Gerhard Berger has admitted he is... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Monaco Grand Prix Practice 2: Live

Monaco GP: Follow Live Coverage from Practice 2... Read More »
1h ago from F1Hub.net

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.