News Details

Whiting: Lauda knows nothing about safety

Charlie Whiting Formula 1 race director Charlie Whiting has hit back at Niki Lauda, after the Mercedes team chairman slammed as ridiculous the red flagged British Grand Prix which caused the race to be delayed by an hour for repairs to take place. 'The chances of it happening again are zero,' Formula 1 legend Lauda said as Silverstone track workers were ordered to replace armco fencing damaged by Kimi Raikkonen's crash. 'They (the FIA) take care of every little detail and a lot of people will switch the television off,' triple world champion Lauda added. The great Austrian said that because the chance of an identical incident was zero, a better solution would have been to quickly drag a...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Lauda critical of British GP red flag decision

A marshal waves a red flag during the British GP Mercedes team co-boss...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lauda slams 'over regulated' F1

Niki Lauda was unhappy with the hour-long delay in Sunday's British GP,...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Whiting slams Lauda for race delay criticism

F1 race director Charlie Whiting has hit back at Niki Lauda, after the...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

In-depth interview with F1 race director Charlie...

Charlie Whiting during the Silverstone media briefing Full transcript from...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda rumoured to be experimenting with big...

While most of the MotoGP paddock headed home to take a few days’...

Lorenzo could be in trouble - Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow believes that Jorge Lorenzo is showing signs of being...
14h ago from SuperSport.com

Analysis: Why Honda's rise should make Yamaha worried

With Marc Marquez now on the brink of a third MotoGP title, Yamaha must...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Crutchlow: Ducati needs Marquez, not Lorenzo, to be...

Former Ducati factory rider Cal Crutchlow says the Italian marque should...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Honda's 2017 IndyCar team lineup still not finalized

Honda Performance Development president Art St. Cyr has admitted the...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Ed Carpenter Racing confirms Newgarden exit

– Ed Carpenter Racing has confirmed that Josef Newgarden will not...
6h ago from GPUpdate.net

ECR confirms Newgarden departure for 2017

Ed Carpenter Racing has announced that Josef Newgarden will not be...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Tickets to Honda Indy Toronto now on sale for renewal...

Race fans who held two-day reserved grandstand seats for the 2016 Honda...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Toyota partners with Microsoft for 2017 WRC return

Toyota has announced a technology partnership with Microsoft for 2017, the...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Smeets excited by new VW role

Corsica marks first event for new managing director
11h ago from WRC.com

Victory is only objective for Ogier in Corsica

Sébastien Ogier is focused on securing victory at the 2016 Tour de Corse...

Ogier heads Corsica shakedown

Championship leader heads team-mate Latvala
10h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger: Arsenal Now Showing 'Interesting Potential'

Arsene Wenger has praised his players after the 2-0 victory over FC Basel...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal Target Planning To Leave Dortmund At End Of...

Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is planning to leave...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

Wales Question If Ramsey's Injury Could Have Been...

Aaron Ramsey has been left out of the Wales squad for their World Cup...
4h ago from AllArsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.