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      09-03-2019, 02:30 AM   #79
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Originally Posted by racerbruce View Post
If the FIA and Race Stewards did not believe that VER's attempt to pass RAI with all four wheels off the racing surface and on a painted warning curb area at Turn 1 was not considered VER's may be a subjective decision and not an objective decision....but to see the video of VER lose control of his car while climbing the hill to Eau Rouge....and to see RAI's car being just touched by VER's car....while traveling at 300 KPH....this should not have been overlooked by the FIA and Race Stewards....VER (or any competitor) cannot continue in an unsafe manner when their car has been fatally wounded (ie - no steering control).
It's as if stewards felt sorry for Max that they took no action..but Max wasn't sorry in his explanation.
So a comment from the stewards as to this incident should be forthcoming at least