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Williams protest Ferrari/Red Bull

Formula One
by Speed_Racer (U5200950) 28 March 2009
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According to Twitter (5 Live), Williams have launched a protest again Ferrari and Red Bull for using illegal winglets!

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posted Mar 28, 2009

Hear we go again, why aren't these problems ironed out before the start of any race? Surely all cars should be scrutinised well before the start of the race and if found to be breaking the rules they can be given the choice to modify before the race or not race.Lets have a season without all this backstabbing - we have some great drivers give them a chance!

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posted Mar 28, 2009

i think the stewarts decision was fair enough, but hey i am all for the red cars ferrari as always

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posted Mar 28, 2009

From the article on Toyota's disqualification from qualifying a flexible rear wing sounds like it will improve performance, so why don't all teams have it?

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posted Mar 28, 2009

Honestly, with all this verbal piffle paffle, upsets, & a thankfull & long awaited return to the BBC, Formula One is well and truly back!
Oh yeah, & the cars are great, too!!!

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comment by John H (U9630681)

posted Mar 28, 2009

@darcysj77

the regualation is aimed at not having any moving parts of bodywork on the cars (adjustable front wing aside). This is fair enough, and I'm glad Toyota are not going to appeal.

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comment by DTM (U877478)

posted Mar 28, 2009

Timo Glock being punished for not playing ball in the Ferrari conspiracy last year???

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comment by NaZkar (U13888874)

posted Mar 28, 2009

You have to wonder how the flexi-wing wasn't picked up on Friday. Surely there can't have been many changes to create flexing between then and quali?

Love the fact that Williams have withdrawn their appeal against Ferrar & Red Bull because it "recognises the possibility that in this area there could be more than one interpretation of the rules". HINT HINT, FIA!

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posted Mar 28, 2009

"Surprise surprise it's the Ferrari boys who are promoted up the grid"

Yep Ferrari are the big benefactors. Oh, as well as everybody else behind the toyotas. I'm not denying that Ferrari do get the rub of the green, but this paranoia of every penalty being driven by Ferrari is getting a bit tiresome really. Toyota fell foul of the regulations, thats all there is to it.

Cant wait for tommorow

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posted Mar 28, 2009

"Timo Glock being punished for not playing ball in the Ferrari conspiracy last year???"

Oh and btw, anybody who watched that race and understands how tyres work knows that there was clearly no conspiracy. Beyond

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posted Mar 30, 2009

it is time that all penalties are made and actioned during the race, not after the finish.
also all cars should be examined either before the qualifying and/or whilst in park ferme. Also the checks shoud be made to all team cars on the grid prior to the race. This would eliminate any confusion and disapointment after the race.

Lewis hamilton was one of the receivers of the unfair decisions last year, but Ferrari cars always seem to escvape penalties even when their offence is blatent. Last year was a prime example ...need i say mor.
Bring fairness baCK TO THE SPORT, WHICH MY WIFE AND I THOUGHLY ENJOY.

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