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Kvyat backs Formula 1 safety push

– Toro Rosso's Daniil Kvyat says it is right that Formula 1 is doing all that it can to improve safety levels.In recent seasons, traditional gravel traps have been gradually replaced by large patches of tarmac run-off in attempts to make the sport safer, with the latest modification coming at Monza's famous Parabolica corner.This has led to criticism from pundits, fans and certain drivers, but Kvyat feels the steps being made are vital."It is often forgotten that the speed taken through the corners has increased since the 80s, so if you make a mistake there remains a risk of violently hitting the barriers," Kvyat explained to Italian website OmniCorse.it."When you go...
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