Sergio Perez still has the five-place grid penalty imposed after the crash with Felipe Massa in Canada, despite the FIA holding a new hearing today.Austrian GP, Felipe Massa, Formula 1, Sergio Perez
The FIA could take another look at the Felipe Massa/Sergio Perez incident at the Canadian GP after Force India claimed that it had “new elements” to back up its case.
Perez received a five-place grid penalty for this weekend after the last lap incident.Felipe Massa, Force India, Formula 1, Sergio Perez, Williams
Sergio Perez and Force India have responded to criticism from Felipe Massa and Williams after the controversial last lap collision between the pair.
Perez was given a five-place grid penalty for Austria, essentially because he appeared to move left just before the incident.Canadian GP, Felipe Massa, Force India, Sergio Perez, Williams F1
Felipe Massa and Sergio Perez have been checked and released from a hospital in Montreal after the two were involved in a heavy crash at the end of Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix.
While battling for fourth place, Massa clipped the right-rear wheel of Perez’s Force India which caused both drivers to veer off track. They were carrying a high rate of speed at the time of the collision and were unable to slow before slamming viciously into the barriers in Turn 1.Canadian GP, Felipe Massa, Formula 1, Sergio Perez, Video
Daniel Ricciardo may be coming out of the shadow of his more celebrated Red Bull teammate.
The 24-year-old Australian won the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday to earn his first career Formula One victory, joining four-time defending world champion Sebastian Vettel on the podium and snapping Mercedes’ stranglehold on the circuit this season.
Ricciardo’s win was the first win this year for any driver other than Nico Rosberg, the pole-sitter and championship leader, and Lewis Hamilton, a three-time Canadian GP champion. But the twin Mercedes Silver Arrows were forced to slow down midway through the race to keep their brakes from overheating, and Ricciardo was able to take advantage.Canadian GP, Daniel Ricciardo, Felipe Massa, Formula 1, Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel, Sergio Perez