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Hamilton: You shouldn't be able to finish in front of someone you've taken out

Article To news overview © F1 Lewis Hamilton believes that a driver who destroys another driver's race through an error shouldn't be allowed to finish in front of that driver. At least, that was Hamilton's opinion back in 2018 at Paul Ricard, when Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel recovered to finish in front of Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas after hitting the Finn at the start of the race. Both picked up damage on that occasion, with Vettel also given a time penalty. The Ferrari driver recovered to finish fifth, with Bottas in seventh at the chequered flag. "Ultimately, when someone destroys your race through an error and it's kind of a tap on the hand really – they're allowed to come back...
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