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Herbert: Trust in Masi has 'utterly evaporated'

Former F1 driver Johnny Herbert believes that teams and drivers have lost all trust in FIA race director Michael Masi, but the Briton admits that there is currently no compelling successor to replace the Aussie. Masi's management of the crucial Safety Car period that marred the end of the F1's finale in Abu Dhabi last month, and the FIA official's decision to by-pass the normal procedure regarding lapped cars and relaunch the race with one lap to go, handed the title on a silver platter to Red Bull's Max Verstappen to the detriment of Lewis Hamilton. Masi's contentious decision is seen as a genuine attempt to manufacture in the heat of the moment a final one-lap shootout between the two...
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