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Monza steward Liuzzi plays down Verstappen-Hamilton clash

Sep.16 An Italian GP steward has played down the severity of Max Verstappen's foul on championship rival Lewis Hamilton last weekend at Monza. Mercedes' Toto Wolff had called it a 'technical foul', with Hamilton declaring that he was lucky to emerge alive following contact between his helmet and the Red Bull's wheel. Vitantonio Liuzzi, a former F1 driver who was on duty in the stewards' room at Monza, admits that Verstappen has the 'predominant responsibility' for the incident. 'As a driver, I explained the dynamics to the other stewards, then together we evaluated the responsibilities,' he told La Gazzetta dello Sport. 'In Hungary,' the Italian said, referring to Valtteri Bottas' actions...
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