F1 2022: F1 wants to continue its revolution
F1 always looking forward to revolution. The changes Liberty Media has made lately seem minimal in light of their wishes. They even promise not to give up on things like reverse grillsalready rejected by the teams –mercedesgo It’s Wolfsaid that we had to “get away from that” – and they propose measures that leave no one indifferent.
Claudio Domenicali, the CEO of Grand Cirque, exposed some of his ideas in an interview with Corriere della Sera at the same time as he denied an exit from Ferrari of Formula 1: “It’s an inseparable pair”.
The leader sees sprint races just the beginning. “We did them because we had to try. There are always a lot of excuses not to do them. It’s a vital question. Purists always complain, but in recent years F1 has changed the practice session. qualification dozens of times. It is a requirement that cannot be postponed: to have even more entertainment“, Spear.
There goes everything: “I would always fight for something worth the title. We will address the issue at the next meeting of the F1 Commission: the fans, the organizers, everyone wants it. The sprint race was only a first example, it can be improved. A normal weekend, the one with free practice 1 and 2 on Friday, each session must involve either individual ranking points or rounds, or a ranking for a different, shorter race on Saturday, instead of third practice, maybe with the reverse grid mechanics,” he says.
Domenicali promises to deepen this subject. “We put a lot of things on the table. Many say no, but we have already seen the beauty have new locations in the race, more overtaking. We have an obligation to try,” he said.
Of course, everything corresponds to the Italian’s definition of F1: “It’s a sport and also a show. The two things must be combined.