On 03/09/2018 18:07, DumbedDownUSA wrote:
> keefy wrote:
>> On 02/09/2018 22:19, ***@yahoo.co.uk wrote:
>>> Grosjean has been chucked out of Italian GP results (6th) due to an
>>> infraction re the Haas car floor - check the media for more on this.
>> What I do not understand is why these type of things are not picked
>> up in scrutineering. I thought the whole point of scrutineering was
>> to ensure the cars comply with the regulations. Does anyone know why
>> this is?
> They do not check every detail of the car during scrutineering and
> apparently, according to this article, relied on another team
> protesting in order to investigate.
So in other words the rules are not important unless you score points?
Because what team will bother protesting another if they did not score
points? In this case nobody has mentioned Magnussen's car as far as I am
aware, but presumably he would have had the same "floor".