In the round-up: The FIA will request Pirelli produces high-performance tyres for F1 from next year, bringing a six-year spell of ‘designed to degrade’ tyres to an end.
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and more:
Maybe #F1 should get a new navigation system I don't think they are going down the right road…..
— allard kalff (@allardkalff) February 25, 2016
Hamilton on the new 'Driver of the Day' award: "It doesn’t sound good to me. It sounds like a pointless exercise." #F1
— Phil Duncan (@PhilDuncanF1) February 25, 2016
— F1 Fanatic (@f1fanatic_co_uk) February 25, 2016
— Baku City Circuit (@BakuCityCircuit) February 25, 2016
And just like that they were a Team. A view 1000s of man hours & 5 years in the making.
— Ruth Buscombe (@RuthBuscombe) February 25, 2016
Another idea mooted by Ron Dennis was a 'Rookie Cup' with reserve drivers doing a sprint race in third cars. It didn't get support…
— Adam Cooper (@adamcooperF1) February 24, 2016
F1 bosses may have come up with good ideas for 2017 but amateurish handling at ever turn by FIA helps no-one.
— Byron Young (@byronf1) February 25, 2016
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From the forum
Happy birthday to Madbikerbob and Mitzi !