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Hill: Why isn't double points' concept a good idea?

Damon Hill believes the decision to award double points for the final race of the 2014 F1 season will 'make things exciting' and he has questioned those that think the concept is 'stupid'.Fans have widely hit out at the decision announced back in December and in our poll, when asked if double points are a step too far, just over 90 per cent of you felt it was a bad idea [click for results - HERE]. Few in the sport have been enthusiastic about it either, Sebastian Vettel has said he feels it is 'absurd' that the race in Abu Dhabi will now be worth twice as much as any other on the calendar, and the likes of Martin Brundle (who said it was the 'answer to a question no one was asking'), Eddie...
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