Mark Webber quit Formula 1 because he got tired of being beaten by teammate Sebastian Vettel.
That is the claim of Jean-Eric Vergne, who drives for the second-tier Red Bull team, Toro Rosso.
Not everyone in Formula 1 is opposed to the sport’s new double points innovation.
In fact, even the president of Formula 1′s governing FIA is not sure what all the fuss is about, as speculation increases that the rule could even be repealed.
“Well, so much is said, but really it’s not such a dramatic change,” Jean Todt told the Spanish sports daily AS.
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Sebastian Vettel has been voted Sportsman of the Year by European news agencies.
Organized by the Polish news agency PAP, 21 European outlets cast their votes and the Red Bull driver emerged with more points than tennis’ Rafael Nadal and British athlete Mo Farah.
Vettel’s latest victory is despite widespread claims that the German is only dominating Formula 1 because of Adrian Newey’s design genius.
Organizers of the FIA Formula E Championship have revealed that the first ever public demonstration of the new Spark-Renault SRT_01E Formula E car will take place in Las Vegas, Nev. on Jan. 6.
The fully-electric race car completed its successful test debut earlier this year and will now be showcased to invited guests, media and the public during a special event at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino – driven by former Formula 1 driver Lucas di Grassi.