The first game of the 2021 Formula 1 season is resolved between the last duels Lewis Hamilton with Max Verstappen What has already been brought dispute.Seven-time champion won Bahrain Grand Prix Because the Dutch gave him the position he won on the track…or rather, off the track.
Although at first it seems Red Bull, It was confirmed by radio what happened, and from all the things that happened, it was very unusual: Verstappen was allowed to readjust.The young Dutch orbital engineer warned him that he had to let Mercedes Occurs after overtaking Curve 4, Has caused controversy since the weekend.
This is the source of Formula One politics.The FIA has determined I didn’t intend to establish punishment The limits of the track were surpassed at that time, but some teams complained that in the past few years, they have proven that this is a perfect overtaking point. Among other things, Lewis Hamilton, That jump The curve in the game is as high as 29 times.
Red Bull starts Complain about what to surpass outside In case of overshoot, it should be punished…but the FIA warned that it will not succumb.
because, The broadcast notification is surprising To be precise, the duty of the Red Bull Commissioner is that if he does not return the overtaking, he will be sanctioned. Mercedes accepted it humorously.
Even Hamilton himself was surprised by this decision. Commissioner’s untimely. The winner of the race concluded in the subsequent press conference: “I think it’s very confusing.” “On most tracks, we can’t drag the four wheels off the white line, but this weekend and that particular one At the corner, we can’t do this on Friday ((You can step on this line, but you can’t pass completely), But in the game it was “He explained.
“That’s written. When you have to make one or another line, it is a completely different curve, and it will be faster when you can walk. However, when you overtake, you will not be able to overtake the track. Halfway through the game, they basically changed their minds. Suddenly, he was forbidden to cross the white line. It’s great for me, I think it’s faster in the end, it actually helped me maintain the tires. I appreciate the warning (to Red Bull and Verstappen). Ultimately, this means that Max can’t go beyond orbit,” Hamilton admitted.