Formula 1

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Sports news:In the season of 2018 on the Formula 1 the system will protect cockpits “halo.”

This decision was taken at a meeting of the Strategic group f-1 in Geneva.

The meeting focused on two types of protection — “halo” and “shield”. However, the “shield” was deferred, as only one pilot managed to test it on the track, and the device requires further research. 9 of the 10 teams voted against the introduction of “halo”, but the FIA insisted on it for safety reasons.

Note that the first meeting was attended by all 10 teams f-1. Four of them are not included in the strategic group and were invited as observers. They do not have the right to vote, but they were given to Express an opinion about “halo”, according to Autosport .