Mercedes F1 boss Toto Wolff accused of being ‘flippant’ with Lewis Hamilton DSQ risk repeat remark | F1

Hamilton and Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc were excluded from second and sixth place respectively in Austin after their cars were found to have excessive plank wear, breaching F1’s technical regulations. At this weekend’s Mexico City Grand Prix, Wolff admitted Mercedes would be prepared to gamble on the rules to compete for a race win, rather than playing it safe by taking a conservative approach to car set-up. But Wolff has come under-fire for his comments from F1 co-commentator Martin Brundle, who said such a risk is “absolutely not” worth taking. “I think Toto is being a bit flippant there,” he said during Sky’s F1…

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