bosses considering huge format change with radical new plan slammed as ‘bulls***’ by Sebastian VettelTeam chief suggests he would prefer no sprint races to new proposal.

FORMULA ONE chiefs are re-considering the introduction of a reverse sprint grid – a move Sebastian Vettel called “bulls***.”. F1 bosses are prepared to consider reverse grid sprint races amid growing concerns that the current format has been unsuccessful in creating enough excitement. Fans showed a lack of interest in the ‘boring’ United States GP Sprint race as ticket sales suggested a clear drop in demand. But Vettel has previously hit out at the idea of reversing the order. While seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has also been critical of reversing grids. “Even more with reverse grid races, we are going towards Formula E where sport follows entertainment, while entertainment should follow sport.

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