News Details

Hakkinen slams Vettel for ignoring team orders

Mika Hakkinen Fellow Formula 1 world champion Mika Hakkinen has criticised Sebastian Vettel for ignoring team orders. Although Red Bull and the German driver have claimed Vettel ultimately decided to let teammate Daniel Ricciardo past in China, initially he answered 'tough luck' when the radio call came. Finn Hakkinen, the now-retired 1998 and 1999 title winner, is unimpressed. 'For Vettel it's an unpleasant surprise that Ricciardo is beating him,' he said, 'but instructions from the team have to be followed. 'Even last year I was surprised by Vettel's behaviour towards his team, and now it goes on,' Hakkinen, obviously referring to the ‘Multi-21′ scandal involving Mark Webber...
Full Story »
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Vettel reluctant to let Ricciardo pass but eventually...

Sebastian Vettel with race engineer Guillaume Rocquelin Formula 1 world...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Vettel: Ricciardo doing a better job

Red Bull/Getty Images Reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel has...
3mo ago from F1Zone.net

Misunderstanding led to team order refusal - Vettel

Daniel Ricciardo (left) was waved past his team-mate for the second race...
3mo ago from espnF1.com

Red Bull play down Ricciardo beating Vettel but...

Red Bull play down Ricciardo beating Vettel but experts are surprised 22...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.