Welcome at RN365

You are logged in. Benefit directly from all the benefits of your account:

  • Share your thoughts and opinions about F1
  • Win fantastic prizes
  • Get access to our premium content
  • Take advantage of more exclusive benefits

Welcome at RN365

Become part of the largest racing community in the United Kingdom. Create your free account now!

  • Share your thoughts and opinions about F1
  • Win fantastic prizes
  • Get access to our premium content
  • Take advantage of more exclusive benefits
fri 26 mar - sun 28 mar
  • 1 HAM LAP 56
  • 2 VER + 0.745
  • 3 BOT + 37.383
ita
fri 16 apr - sun 18 apr
  • 1 VER LAP 63
  • 2 HAM + 22.000
  • 3 NOR + 23.702
bhr
por
fri 30 apr - sun 02 may
  • 1 HAM LAP 66
  • 2 VER + 29.148
  • 3 BOT + 33.530
ita
esp
fri 07 may - sun 09 may
  • 1 HAM LAP 66
  • 2 VER + 15.841
  • 3 BOT + 26.610
por
mco
thu 20 may - sun 23 may
  • 1 VER LAP 78
  • 2 SAI + 8.968
  • 3 NOR + 19.427
esp
aze
fri 04 jun - sun 06 jun
  • 1 PER LAP 51
  • 2 VET + 1.385
  • 3 GAS + 2.762
mco
fra
fri 18 jun - sun 20 jun
  • 1 VER LAP 53
  • 2 HAM + 2.904
  • 3 PER + 8.811
aze
aut
fri 25 jun - sun 27 jun
  • 1 VER LAP 71
  • 2 HAM + 35.743
  • 3 BOT + 46.907
fra
aut
fri 02 jul - sun 04 jul
  • 1 VER LAP 71
  • 2 BOT + 17.973
  • 3 NOR + 20.019
aut
gbr
fri 16 jul - sun 18 jul
  • 1 HAM LAP 52
  • 2 LEC + 3.871
  • 3 BOT + 11.125
aut
hun
fri 30 jul - sun 01 aug
  • 1 OCO LAP 70
  • 2 HAM + 2.736
  • 3 SAI + 15.018
gbr
bel
fri 27 aug - sun 29 aug
  • 1 VER LAP 1
  • 2 RUS
  • 3 HAM
hun
nld
fri 03 sep - sun 05 sep
  • 1 VER LAP 72
  • 2 HAM + 20.932
  • 3 BOT + 56.460
bel
ita
fri 10 sep - sun 12 sep
  • 1 RIC LAP 53
  • 2 NOR + 1.747
  • 3 BOT + 4.921
nld
rus
fri 24 sep - sun 26 sep
  • 1 HAM LAP 53
  • 2 VER + 53.271
  • 3 SAI + 62.475
ita
tur
fri 08 oct - sun 10 oct
  • 1 BOT LAP 58
  • 2 VER + 14.584
  • 3 PER + 33.471
rus
usa
fri 22 oct - sun 24 oct

F1 standings

  • 1 VER 262.5
  • 2 HAM 256.5
  • 3 BOT 177
FP1 fri 22 oct
FP2 fri 22 oct
FP3 sat 23 oct
Quali sat 23 oct
Race sun 24 oct
tur
mex
fri 05 nov - sun 07 nov
Quali sat 06 nov
Race sun 07 nov
usa
bra
fri 12 nov - sun 14 nov
Quali fri 12 nov
Sprint sat 13 nov
Race sun 14 nov
mex
qat
fri 19 nov - sun 21 nov
Quali sat 20 nov
Race sun 21 nov
bra
sau
fri 03 dec - sun 05 dec
Quali sat 04 dec
Race sun 05 dec
qat
are
fri 10 dec - sun 12 dec
Quali sat 11 dec
Race sun 12 dec
sau
Start United States GP
Days
Hour
Min.
Sec.
Toto Wolff

Wolff blames Verstappen: Hamilton's punishment was unjustified

Max Verstappen's British GP ended on Lap 1 after coming together with Lewis Hamilton. The Mercedes driver took victory despite being handed a 10-second penalty, one that Toto Wolff believes was wrong.

Article
To news overview © Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton managed to battle back and take the British GP after coming together with Max Verstappen on Lap 1, however Mercedes boss Toto Wolff believes the 10-second penalty that was handed to the Briton was the wrong call.

After some hard racing over the course of the opening nine races, the two championship rivals finally came together at Silverstone. Hamilton tagged the right rear of Verstappen at Copse, sending the Red Bull driver into the wall after a 51G impact with the wall. The Mercedes driver was penalised over the incident, however Wolff doesn't think it was necessary.

"Everyone is entitled to their opinion and you have to respect it," Wolff told ORF. "The first half lap was hard, but Lewis was beyond the centre of the car. Then the corner belongs to him. That is just a rule and you can read it, there are even drawings of it. If you dive into it together, there may only be one driver left.

"The stewards handed out a penalty and we have to accept that. I think if you look at the rules the penalty wasn't justified. I think the 10 seconds was because the race committee felt they both made a mistake or had a part in the crash. That's ok, I respect that.

"Lewis is someone who doesn't drive aggressively and drive others off the track. He has shown that in the past as well."

Verstappen was taken to a local hospital to check on his condition, though he escaped the ordeal with no major injuries.

"Yes, that's the most important thing in this situation," Wolff added. "We saw two drivers fighting for ever centimetre. It looks ugly, but that's part of racing. It's hard, that's all I can say about it."

Nevertheless Red Bull are fuming over the ordeal, with Christian Horner and Helmut Marko making their displeasure known. Wolff believes the matter is already closed.

"The penalty has been handed out, but we'll see," Wolff concluded. "I think it is clear and we can close the book."

RN365 News dossier F1 2021 British Grand Prix

The latest news about the British Grand Prix straight from Silverstone.

1 comment

    x