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Kevin Magnussen, Haas VF-24, Logan Sargeant, Williams FW46, Pierre Gasly, Alpine A524, Sergio Perez, Red Bull Racing RB20, Nico Hulkenberg, Haas VF-24, Esteban Ocon, Alpine A524, at the start
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Why F1’s points change proposal risks undermining its basic tenet

A mooted change to the Formula 1 points system that is set for further discussion at the next World Motor Sport Council meeting would reward drivers all the way down to 12th place. MAURICE HAMILTON asks if, in its quest to reach Treasure Island, Formula 1 has gone down a rabbit hole instead…

I’m guessing that Liberty Media must have formed a ‘Formula 1 Book Club’. It makes sense.

With a massive F1 calendar and so many flights between races, the book club has been established to help team principals while away the hours between bouts of business interrupted by sending their cars on track to run in a DRS train for 90 minutes every other Sunday. Alice in Wonderland appears to be required reading, along with Treasure Island and Where’s Wally (a special F1 edition for the US market in which Wally, when found, is obliterated and not allowed to join in).

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