In the round-up: Daniel Ricciardo says he avoided watching replays of the huge restart crash during the Tuscan Grand Prix to keep his concentration on the race.
More motor racing links of interest:
Piero Ferrari: ‘His heritage remains… the DNA from my father’s time is still there’ (The Guardian)
“There has never been the question of do we race next year or not? Never. We are competing in F1 we have always been there. It is not a question. It is a fact. We are in F1 and we will continue.”
Mercedes F1 sets £100m revenue target for commercial division (FT)
“Toto Wolff, team principal at the team which is majority-owned by German carmaker Daimler, insisted the mandate given to Applied Science to expand its revenues beyond the sport would not distract from his efforts to maintain Mercedes’ winning streak in F1.”
Thoughts Of A Champion – Oscar Piastri (F3)
“Obviously, it was a pretty chaotic race to decide the Champion, so firstly, I feel really sorry for Logan (Sargeant). I think it would have been awesome if we’d have had a straight fight for the title.”
Andretti exhales with joy, determination after podium sweep at Mid-Ohio (IndyCar)
Alexander Rossi: “Indy GP is not great for us, but we’re really strong on the street courses. We’re going to try and do our best in Indy.”
Brundle column: Mugello’s dramatic debut delivers for F1 (Sky)
“There was more contact here and there but what soon became clear, just as in the F2 and F3 races, was that with a strong headwind and a slipstream to help out, the drag reduction system was very powerful down the one-kilometre pit straight. Probably a little too powerful.”
F1 2020 – Patch Notes (Formula 1 Game)
“Patch 1.09 is out now on PC, PS4, Xbox One, and will be on Google Stadia soon.”
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