F1 team chiefs and FIA hold summit over Italian GP safety car controversy

Many team principals were angry at how the race ended behind the safety car and are insistent the FIA must change its regulations to avoid a repeat of the events. The race at Monza was won by Max Verstappen, who dominated but took the flag behind the safety car. Verstappen’s Red Bull team principal Christian Horner, however, was insistent the sport should avoid finishing races behind the safety car and that it must be addressed as a matter of urgency by the FIA. “It is not good to finish races under safety cars, if they had known they couldn’t get it going they should have red-flagged it and restarted.

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