Tue. Nov 12th, 2019

Australian Daniel Ricciardo fumes over Singapore car race qualifying farce.

race qualifying farce

race qualifying farce

Aussie F1 star Daniel Ricciardo solid a furious figure before the 2019 Singapore car race when he was shunted to the rear of the grid. Ricciardo protected his Renault-best fourth-placed end at the Italian car race with associate eighth place in qualifying to place the denizen within the combine for the points in Singapore. But at 3 am Singapore time on the day of the race, the news trickled down that Ricciardo was disqualified from qualifying which means he would begin from the rear of the grid. In a moment from his second-fastest lap in qualifying, Ricciardo reportedly hit a curbing, together with his emu an extraordinary the regulation governing what quantity power is emitted, revving past 120kW. The stewards’ statement rejected Renault’s arguments for leniency within the early hours of the morning. “The team’s defense reinvigorated on 2 points. First that the surplus was very tiny and offered no measurable profit. Second that the surplus occurred throughout the second quickest lap throughout Q1,” the stewards’ finding of fact browse. “The team explained to the stewards. However, they believe the surplus occurred, but the stewards contemplate these data to be confidential to the team, and not relevant to the current call.” Renault accepted, however, weren’t proud of the decision with the advantage the same to be one-microsecond. That’s one-millionth of a second. Asked before today’s race concerning it, Ricciardo wasn’t happy, notably in light-weight of FIA showing a lot of leniency throughout sport incidents in recent races. “They ruined it for them (the denizen fans in Singapore) honestly, they’ve ruined it on behalf of me, it’s terrible really,” Ricciardo same on Sky Sports.