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Monaco Preview: If not now, when?

May 20, 2014 (F1plus/G. Keilloh).- Once upon a time, wit and Formula One fan Clive James noted dryly that "it is said these days with increasing frequency that Monaco makes a nice change from Grand Prix racing". What is it with the fraternity's annual visits here, and their apparent 'jewel in the crown' status? Really, there are so many reasons to dislike Grands Prix around the Principality. If you're to be critical, the Monaco round is an anachronism. If you're to be very critical, it's an absurdity. Tight, narrow, bumpy, sinewy. No-one can pass here. The cars never are allowed close to their full potential either in straight line speed or cornering abilities. The F1 machine...
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