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What was that Bernie?

Bernie Ecclestone says he intends to scrap plan for race re-starts, but what about his own dumb idea(s).From the outset, Pitpass has been vehemently against the plan to introduce the idea of re-starting races following red flag periods from 2015. Even more shocking than the idea itself was to learn that Charlie Whiting was supposedly the 'brains' behind the proposal.According to reports in the German media Bernie Ecclestone has dismissed the proposal and intends doing away with similar ideas demanding that F1 be a championship of drivers not engineers and rule makers.However, without any doubt one of the dumbest ideas of recent times - possibly the entire history of the sport - is the...
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