F1 » Rain sees Q2 red flagged in Britain


Torrential rain stops Q2 play at Silverstone

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Lar - Unregistered

July 07, 2012 2:05 PM

For god sake guys of course it had to be red flagged .. Ferrari got their strategy completely wrong meaning they were not going to get into Q3 . Something had to be done to avoid this catastrophic situation happening . Todd, Berni , Whiting , some things never change . Punish the smaller teams when they outwit the big boys

kwikkwak - Unregistered

July 07, 2012 2:09 PM

as an F1 fan as well as a bike fan i find it astonishing they red flagged it,just watched Motogp qualifying and it was chucking it down,helmets on and off they went,and two wheels you have considerably less grip.

107SS2009

July 07, 2012 2:20 PM

I don't agree with red flagging a qualifying season because of rain/bad weather/plenty of running water, there should be no red flags for the above mentioned reasons in qualifying once the season has been started, it's up to the teams/drivers to decide the conditions, anybody going out and try doing a time does so at his own risk, red flagging it will punish those who managed a good time, those that did so at their own risk,

kwikkwak - Unregistered

July 07, 2012 2:22 PM

A credit card sized tyre contact patch aquaplanes too trust me.The best way to clear a wet track is to put F1 cars with wet tyres on it.The session would of been over by now if they just carried on.

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