The code of conduct debate prompted by the Alonso/Raikkonen marginal call
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The code of conduct debate prompted by the Alonso/Raikkonen marginal call

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Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen's clash in Austin has thrust the debate about rights and wrongs of wheel-to-wheel combat firmly into the public spotlight, prompting complaints about the Formula 1 rules process. But what can the FIA do to prevent the issue resurfacing?

Fernando Alonso has been fun to watch this year: not only for his exploits on track but also for the manner in which he has probed, pushed, exploited and exposed inconsistencies in the Formula 1 rules process.

Never a driver to simply sit back and accept things he thinks are wrong, his memorable deliberate running across the Turn 2 run off at Sochi proved how much of a campaigner he was for his own beliefs.

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