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‘F1 needs competition more than reverse grids'

Although no opposed to the idea of reverse grids, Cyril Abiteboul says Formula 1 needs a competitive field more than it needs gimmicks. Formula 1 bosses had considered running reverse grid races at this year's double headers but the plan was shelved only to be dusted off again after the Italian Grand Prix. The chaotic race that was red flagged ended with Pierre Gasly taking the victory ahead of Carlos Sainz and Lance Stroll. Immediately the idea of doing something to shake up the order was again proposed. F1 sporting boss Ross Brawn says he would still like to the sport trial reverse grids, even if it is a reverse grid sprint race for qualifying. Renault team boss Abiteboul says he is open...
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