Powered by F1reader.com | Close Top Bar

Latest F1 news about: Wittich

1

FIA outlines plan for F1 race directors in 2023

15 days 18 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 82 views )

 ( 0 comments

Last year, in the wake of the controversy over the FIA's handling of the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, motor racing's governing body elected a system whereby F1 race... read more »

15

F1 not seeking a return to one race director

28 days 16 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 233 views )

 ( 0 comments

Formula 1 will continue to have multiple race directors going forward after introducing a new structure in 2022, says FIA president Mohammed Ben Sulayem. Niels Wittich and... read more »

1

F1 will not go back to one race director, says FIA president

28 days 20 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 255 views )

 ( 0 comments

In the wake of the controversy over former F1 race director Michael Masi's handling of the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the FIA overhauled the way that grand prix events... read more »

1

Gasly avoids penalty points as stewards clear Brazil F1 start infringements

3 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 190 views )

 ( 0 comments

Gasly was among six drivers summoned after the 24-lap sprint race that set the final starting grid for the Brazilian Grand Prix for various incidents.Gasly was alleged to have... read more »

35

Steiner criticises FIA "mess" after blaming race director for protest debacle

3 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 392 views )

 ( 0 comments

Haas team principal Guenther Steiner has labelled the inconsistencies in the FIA's decision-making as "a right mess" and singled out race director Niels Wittich... read more »

1

FIA's red flag stance preventing F1 midfield shocks, says Ocon

4 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 645 views )

 ( 0 comments

In the wake of the controversial finish to last year's Abu Dhabi season finale, race director Michael Masi was moved aside and replaced by a new shared system between... read more »

1

FIA: F1 race control changes for 2022 a bandage, not a cure

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 327 views )

 ( 0 comments

Niels Wittich and Eduardo Freitas were drafted in after erstwhile race director Michael Masi was ousted in February in the wake of the Abu Dhabi controversy, and they have been... read more »

1

Verstappen: FIA treat F1 drivers like "amateurs" over track limits

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 506 views )

 ( 0 comments

Verstappen's Red Bull team-mate, Sergio Perez, had his first lap time set in Q2 deleted for an alleged track limits breach exiting Turn 5, only for the lap to be... read more »

1

What F1 drivers want changed to deliver consistent decisions from the FIA

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 372 views )

 ( 0 comments

Just as Michael Masi sometimes took a different line to his immediate predecessor Charlie Whiting, so new FIA race directors Niels Wittich and Eduardo Freitas have followed had... read more »

1

Russell: Open-minded approach needed to evolve F1 rules

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 543 views )

 ( 0 comments

Since Niels Wittich and Eduardo Freitas took over from Michael Masi at the start of this year there have been a string of controversies over decisions, leading to some tension... read more »

15

Verstappen calls on race directors to stop being 'stubborn'

7 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 372 views )

 ( 0 comments

Max Verstappen has hit out at Formula 1's race directors, calling on them to stop being stubborn regarding on-track incidents. This year, F1 has two race directors that... read more »

1

Former F1 race director Michael Masi leaves FIA

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 291 views )

 ( 0 comments

Masi had been in limbo since it was announced shortly before the start of the season and in the wake of the Abu Dhabi controversy that he would not have the race director role... read more »

1

F1 drivers call Austria track limits "bit of a joke" after 43 incidents

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 353 views )

 ( 0 comments

Following a number of incidents at races last year concerning track limits, new F1 race directors Niels Wittich and Eduardo Freitas adopted a stricter approach for 2022,... read more »

1

Russell calls for FIA to stick to one F1 race director

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 408 views )

 ( 0 comments

The FIA summoned Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel on Saturday evening over his behaviour in Friday's briefing at the Red Bull Ring, which is understood to have seen... read more »

1

Binotto: F1 teams need to help new FIA race directors improve

8 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 313 views )

 ( 0 comments

After a controversial 2021 season finale in Abu Dhabi the FIA was forced to revamp the way it officiates F1 races, with race director Michael Masi cast aside in favour of a... read more »

35

Is the FIA right to change the F1 pit exit rules?

8 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 528 views )

 ( 0 comments

F1 race director Niels Wittich has confirmed a tweak to the pitlane regulations ahead of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix with drivers now permitted to ride the line on entry and exit. read more »

1

Magnussen: Two F1 race directors leading to more inconsistencies

8 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 777 views )

 ( 0 comments

As part of the response to the controversial Abu Dhabi title decider last season, the FIA appointed Niels Wittich and Eduardo Freitas to replace Michael Masi as race... read more »

35

FIA clarify pit exit rule after Monaco protest

8 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 263 views )

 ( 0 comments

F1 race director Niels Wittich has confirmed drivers will be permitted to run their cars across the pit exit line after a failed Ferrari protest in Monaco. read more »

1

Hamilton: Too much time, energy wasted on F1 jewellery debate

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 323 views )

 ( 0 comments

At the start of his tenure, new F1 race director Niels Wittich moved to reinforce elements of the FIA's International Sporting Code, including the ban on wearing jewellery... read more »

15

FIA extends exemption over jewellery until end of June

9 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 1018 views )

 ( 0 comments

Formula 1's governing body the FIA has extended its exemption over drivers wearing jewellery in cars until the end of June. Drivers were informed at Formula 1's... read more »

1

F1 driver jewellery exemption extended until end of June

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 264 views )

 ( 0 comments

Under new F1 race director Niels Wittich, a number of elements of the FIA's International Sporting Code have been enforced more strictly in the early part of the 2022... read more »

1

Ocon "reassured" over Miami F1 barrier changes after crashes

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 958 views )

 ( 0 comments

Sainz spun off the track at Turn 7 in Miami during second practice on Friday, hitting the concrete wall on the right-hand side of the track in an impact that left him suffering... read more »

15

Freitas set for first F1 Race Director outing in Spain

9 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 226 views )

 ( 0 comments

Eduardo Freitas is set to make his debut as Formula 1's Race Director at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix. Freitas was appointed as joint Race Director, along with... read more »

1

Seidl: New F1 race director set-up has made 'very good start'

9 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 349 views )

 ( 0 comments

The FIA restructured its F1 operations for this year following the controversial end to the 2021 season in Abu Dhabi that saw race director Michael Masi fail to implement the... read more »

2

Freitas poised for F1 race director bow in Barcelona

9 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 254 views )

 ( 0 comments

For the first time in 2022, Niels Wittich will vacate the race director's chair for the Spanish Grand Prix. read more »

Next Grand Prix

21st of November 2022

  • D
  • H
  • M
  • S