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Hamilton: Current F1 tyres dictate no out-and-out racing

Lewis Hamilton feels Formula 1 racing has been reined in by the current generation of tyres and rules which has denied “out-and-out hard racing” but remains hopeful for changes in 2019. The reigning F1 world champion says race strategy often comes down to maximising tyre life over car or driver performance while the 2018 Pirelli tyres thought to be overly sensitive to temperature changes. 5774263478001 CrashTV:  As was frequently seen in 2018, drivers preserving tyre life could stick to the quicker one-stop strategy – which ultimately would limit race strategy options – and at some races certain tyre compounds were durable enough to last a full race if maintained. Hamilton...
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