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Rosberg questions safety car timing

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg believes the deployment of the first safety car at Sunday's wet Hungarian Grand Prix affected his chances of victory. Rosberg led from pole before a crash on lap eight involving Caterham's Marcus Ericsson saw the introduction of the safety car. The slower medical car was also deployed and Rosberg, who went on to finish fourth, got stuck behind both. 'It was just the safety car. They sent it out at the wrong time,' he said. 'I got stuck behind it and it was so slow that all those guys who managed to pit first got by me then - and that is not supposed to be the case.' The safety car had been introduced just after the leading quartet of Rosberg, Valtteri Bottas,...
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