As excitement builds for the new era of F1
, German official Hans-Joachim Stuck
thinks the sport has taken a wrong turn. Amid criticism of the spectacle in the last few years, the teams have arrived in Melbourne
for the 2017 season opener with much faster cars in their luggage. "This idea was proposed by Bernie Ecclestone
and approved by the strategy group," the retired Williams
technical chief Pat Symonds
is quoted by L'Equipe. "The idea was to make it much harder for a 17-year-old to ...