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Team boss questions sprint qualifying format: 'Changed little for the race'

Looking back on the sprint qualifying session at Silverstone, McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl prefers the new format to be kept an exception, rather than the standard for all raceweekends. He says the sprint on Saturday offered little surprise but served well as a forecast of the Grand Prix. "It is good that we have these trials now this year for three weekends", begins Seidl, as quoted by Motorsport.com. "I think it is a good idea to only use it for specific event and tracks for a different format." Read more Horner: 'That accident cost us about $1.8 million' Norris can't fight Verstappen yet: 'That's hard to swallow' The team boss believes that the format with...
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