Jolyon Palmer column: Ferrari overcomplicating life with team orders

Former F1 driver Jolyon Palmer, who left Renault during the 2017 season, is part of the BBC team and offers insight and analysis from the point of view of the competitors.
Sebastian Vettel disobeyed direct team orders to put himself in with a chance of winning the race – before Ferrari intervened at the pit stops – and then retired.
Ferrari went into the race in Sochi with a plan that they thought was the best way to guarantee a second one-two within a week, after Vettel led home team-mate Charles Leclerc in Singapore, but it was unnecessarily complicated, and fell down as a result of Vettel taking things into his own hands.

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