This Sunday, at the Belgian Grand Prix of Formula 1 There was a moment of tension when Antonio Giovinazzi hit the wall and one of the wheels hit George Russell’s car. This is why the International Automobile Federation (FIA), was very concerned about the situation, since the tire could have caused something much worse.
After the race, the Williams team driver, George russelHe gave his feelings after the incident and commented that it was a “terrifying” moment. “I am grateful for the halo”Russell commented. This incident, in theory, should not have happened, since the tires have a device that secure it to the car, and thus avoid these moments.
Who provided comments regarding the accident, and the subsequent concern was Michael Masi, who is the racing director of Formula 1. “Why he broke up, I’m not 100% sure. But immediately after the car returned to the delivery area, our technical teams have already started their investigation. They took several photos and we have all the images available, ”Masi said.
In addition, Masi, who is in his second year in office, stated that the investigations have already begun. ‘Now the FIA technical department together with the safety department will investigate why. I think it is too early to draw conclusions. With an incident like that, you need to analyze all the available data, process it, and let the right people see the entire incident itself and what happened, “he said.
How Russell lived it
Without a doubt, the scariest part was seen from George Russell’s car. This is why the British pilot commented that: “It was for a fraction of a second. But also pretty scary. Seeing that huge rear tire flying around the circuit, no idea where it was going to go so I’m thankful for the halo.