John Floyd
Motorsport columnist
2 minute read
11 Aug 2021
10:22 am

FLOYD ON F1: Boss talks tough as teams lick wounds

John Floyd

F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali talks up sprint races while Red Bull count its costs during summer break.

Lewis Hamilton gets some precious time to recuperate during the F1 summer break. Picture: Getty Images

F1 is enjoying the annual summer break until the Belgian race at the end of August and I am sure there are various drivers and teams who are grateful for the short respite. Not least of these will surely be Lewis Hamilton after his strenuous battle at the Hungaroring, finishing third. That following his push from the back of the field, after a wrong call from his pit wall, resulted in him taking a late pit stop and having to rejoin well down the pack. Amid the joy and celebrations of Esteban Ocon and Sebastian Vettel on the podium, it...