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Coulthard: Drivers are not happy with the new Formula 1

David Coulthard Former Formula 1 grand prix winner turned TV pundit David Coulthard has revealed that drivers are unhappy about the new era V6 turbo cars and admits he is also not a fan of the current formula. Speaking to AOL Cars, Coulthard said, 'They [F1 drivers] are not happy. The marketers love it because it gives them a reason to put their investment into F1, and I completely understand that, but the drivers are not enjoying driving the cars this year.' 'Nico (Rosberg) and Lewis (Hamilton) are probably a bit happier as they have a better package, but even if you speak to them privately they say the driving experience is not as pure as it was,' divulged the winner of 13 grands prix....
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