News Details

Andretti on F1's new format: Don't fix something that's not broken

Interview To news overview © Mercedes Mario Andretti has shared his thoughts on Formula 1's new Sprint format, which will be used for the second time this season at the Italian Grand Prix, explaining that he much prefers the traditional weekend structure. F1 debuted the Sprint format at Silverstone earlier this year, with the standard practice/qualifying/race format shaken up by the addition of 'Sprint Qualifying', a 30-minute race that sets the starting grid for Sunday's Grand Prix. Although he is open to exploring new ideas, 1978 F1 World Champion Andretti reckons there was no need to change the weekend format, urging the sport to avoid trying to fix something "that's not...
Full Story »
4mo ago from RacingNews365.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

No format tweaks for Monza sprint qualifying

Sep.6 F1's new ‘sprint qualifying' format will return with no...
4mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

New DRS part for Verstappen after broken part in Q3

During qualifying Max Verstappen almost lost his pole position because...
4mo ago from GPBlog.com

Part of DRS Verstappen replaced after broken part in Q3

During qualifying Max Verstappen almost lost his pole position because...
4mo ago from GPBlog.com

How did drivers and team bosses react after sprint...

This weekend the second sprint race of the season is scheduled. After the...
4mo ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Oliveira 'too spiky' last season, 'I just couldn't do...

After a poor start to the 2021 MotoGP season, KTM and Miguel Oliveira...
7h ago from Crash.net

KTM reveals war colours for 2022 MotoGP campaign

Both the factory and Tech 3 KTM outfits revealed its largely unchanged...
14h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Ana Carrasco set for surprise Moto3 return with Boe SKX

Ana Carrasco looks set for a return to grand prix racing after reportedly...
12h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Penske-backed Force Indy advances to Indy Lights

Force Indy, an African American led team with backing from IndyCar owner...

Grosjean sets seven-podium target for 2022

'On paper I've got all the ingredients that we need to be able to fight at...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Jonas Eidevall reacts to victory over Brighton

Arsenal were 2-1 winners over Brighton in the WSL on Thursday night. The...
43m ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal to rival Liverpool, Manchester City to Cody...

Arsenal are reportedly set to join Liverpool and Manchester City in the...
23m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Match report: Arsenal Women 2-1 Brighton

WHAT HAPPENED  We secured our first win of 2022 on Thursday night as we...
23m ago from Arsenal.com

Leeds United handed boost as defensive target admits...

Ajax full-back Noussair Mazraoui has issued a ‘come and get me' plea...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.