Hamilton vs Verstappen: Who was to blame? | British GP | The F1 Breakdown

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Today's race had an incredible Lap 1 battle, which was sadly ended in an incident. It was at high speed, in a very tricky corner. So let me break down the incident and give you my thoughts, as someone who has raced similar cars around this incredible track!

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  • Driver61
    Driver61Vor 4 Tage

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  • noobsatwar 1

    noobsatwar 1

    Vor 2 Tage

    Under f1 rules the car on the inside has the right to stay there so I'd say it was down to max they are the rules and both drivers know that . So I would put it down to max .

  • jun z8

    jun z8

    Vor 3 Tage

    There are no rules saying that a driver MUST hit the Apex of the corner, they do to get maximum exit speed. To me was that Max tried to clip the Apex from the outside while fully aware of the fact that Lewis was alongside him.

  • blakasmurf

    blakasmurf

    Vor 3 Tage

    @Gas Gas Gas He wasn't Lewis got all the way along side, and lifted once he realised Max was still turning in

  • blakasmurf

    blakasmurf

    Vor 3 Tage

    Disagree, Max compromised Lewis' line so much into Copse he didn't have much choice but to miss, make a late apex or back out. Max turns into the corner like normal disregarding that Lewis' can't suddenly disappear. Max expected Lewis' to back out. Live by the sword moment...

  • Razzle1964

    Razzle1964

    Vor 3 Tage

    @john doe Give it time, son. Give it time.

  • STEM MEDIA
    STEM MEDIAVor 50 Minuten

    Seems like a very one sided point of view

  • Brian_OR97
    Brian_OR97Vor Stunde

    finally someone which isnt biased like Sky Presenters, who speaks sense.

  • Gary Wait
    Gary WaitVor Stunde

    Great video definitely agree 👍only thing you forgot to mention was Lewis had a lot more speed with getting maxes slip then he definitely didn't take all the variables of what was going to happen making a narrow entry at high speed . For a 7 time champ bimbos a amateur and desperate maneuver

  • Simonhutch uk
    Simonhutch ukVor 2 Stunden

    Positioned absolutely perfectly turn 3/4, didn’t max go off the track outside of turn 3 to keep the position?

  • DT
    DTVor 2 Stunden

    PERFECT analysis!

  • ItsGianniskos
    ItsGianniskosVor 2 Stunden

    In my opinion it was Lewis fault because i think he was too confident that he would overtake max and he didn't brake on time

  • Tj Willms
    Tj WillmsVor 2 Stunden

    Either one could have backed off, neither did. They are racing drivers and with that comes inherent risk. Max got the worst of it this time. But we all have a for real title fight to watch and it should be grand, despite the whining noises coming from the red-bull garages.

  • Pablito Paul
    Pablito PaulVor 3 Stunden

    I think that the only thing Max failed to realize was that he had the f*****g Lewis Hamilton on the inside, who threw himself with all the championships on. If Max would have let him pass, maybe, he would have had better traction to scissor him.

  • Mouse Killaz
    Mouse KillazVor 3 Stunden

    Lewis is master of car control ...he planned it

  • reffoelcnu alouncelal
    reffoelcnu alouncelalVor 3 Stunden

    Without the modern cockpit in a F1 car he wouldn’t have come out of that shunt so lightly, When you see the spectators video it’s amazing he just walked out

  • Pat Peterson
    Pat PetersonVor 3 Stunden

    Verstappen........ got a taste of his own medicine and his own driving tactics of what he has done to other drivers in the past ....

  • Mo Aljalahma
    Mo AljalahmaVor 3 Stunden

    Totally agree why all the fuss about it it’s so clear Hamilton knows that he will not pass max from there so at that point should’ve slowed down

  • Deezel Kane

    Deezel Kane

    Vor 55 Minuten

    max shouldve known that if they were to touch at copse, then he would be the one to eat dirt- but max being max, thinks he owns every piece of the track. That kid learnt a valuable lesson on sunday. Self preservation.

  • Eddie
    EddieVor 4 Stunden

    I wanted anyone but Mercedes to win this year's Championship until I've had to constantly listen to the whining from RB about what to all intents and purposes was a racing incident. Lewis has been letting Max take all the 50/50s until this point in the season, but realising now that the RB was going to remain the faster car for the whole season and being his home GP, he decided to get his elbows out and it worked out. If Max doesn't ever want to back off in 50/50 situations then why should the other driver. Game on now and I don't mind now if the Mercs win as long as that whining Horner and Marco are shut up!

  • Bob Rose
    Bob RoseVor 4 Stunden

    Disagree, if you can't force a manoeuvre when you're virtually level, when can you. Everyone if forgetting this is a race, and not a set of "PC" procedures. If not it will once again become a sad case of the first off the line is the winner... yawn!

  • JK Gaming
    JK GamingVor 4 Stunden

    A lot of people think that only Max fanboys think that Hamilton should have got a bigger penalty, but think that should have been a stop & go penalty

  • Arun Kumar
    Arun KumarVor 4 Stunden

    Ha ha trying to save that Crashtappen kid and collect more fans with this little sympathy stories my blaming Lewis. 🤝👏 Good move amateurs 😂

  • Sung Shin
    Sung ShinVor 5 Stunden

    Max to be blamed. He made a mistake for going outside. He should have protected the inside at all cost. Dumbass!

  • Danny Sedney
    Danny SedneyVor 6 Stunden

    I thought Lewis was next to max on the inside, then backed off but then Max just came in. No expert but I'd blame Max for pushing his luck.

  • Ducati Kozak
    Ducati KozakVor 6 Stunden

    But how do you defend the actual FIA rules, which at no time obligate Lewis to hit the apex? As long was Lewis was sufficiently alongside Max and not out of control, he had every right to take that corner. And don't equate understeer with out of control, every driver manages understeer.

  • miko foin
    miko foinVor 6 Stunden

    Very big word there...."EXPECTING" naaaaaah, Max expecting Lewis to...naaaah!

  • Jonathan Law
    Jonathan LawVor 6 Stunden

    Lost credibility with me when he said Lewis would want the car on the kerb, Lewis hadn't been on the kerb all weekend

  • Jonathan Law

    Jonathan Law

    Vor 6 Stunden

    @miko foin never said they didn't, it was a racing incident, you just can't blame lewis for missing the apex that you think he should have been on when he was putting the car where he did all weekend

  • miko foin

    miko foin

    Vor 6 Stunden

    You tweaking if u think two driver didn’t have almost equal parts to the crash: lol

  • Lvlaukwitz
    LvlaukwitzVor 6 Stunden

    He's been driving a spaceship for 7 years. Now the red bull is within half a second (with a better driver) he's resorted to punting. Most overrated driver of all time. A fraud flattered by 7 years in a spaceship.

  • M. Leonel
    M. LeonelVor 7 Stunden

    I'm not sure even Hamilton steered more the contact would be avoided, because he gone for the overtaking and Verstappen closed the gate. It looks like it would be just different parts touching. I think 2 things made Hamilton take this decision: 1) He knew that was the only chance to win the race and still be a contender the the championship, due what he saw in the sprint race. 2) Verstappen is bully on the track that behave like Hamilton did in the British GP and always expect that the other drivers avoid the crash and he thounght "not this time". (Here's a good compilation of this behavior: delevel.info/stream/nqSloIyenZh5aYs/video.html)

  • Pete G
    Pete GVor 7 Stunden

    I f you drive so aggressively as Max always does then ultimately the odds are that you will at some time come a cropper - this time he did so stop all the whinging.

  • Gavin Carter
    Gavin CarterVor 7 Stunden

    To quote the GOAT “If you no longer go for a gap that exists, you are no longer a racing driver.” - Ayrton Senna Lewis went for the gap! Both drivers on the limit and in a split second what happened happened, just a racing incident. The animosity after the incident is not needed, it’s just down to both drivers and teams desperately wanting to win.

  • Lukas w.
    Lukas w.Vor 8 Stunden

    Why is this fault punished by 10 seconds and not with a disqualification or some compensation for the car?

  • TheZipeedoo
    TheZipeedooVor 8 Stunden

    Didn't Verstappen do exactly the same thing to Vettel in China 2018? And after the race, Verstappen pretty much told Vettel to bugger off, it's just a racing incident, etc. My opinion: Hamilton had his car positioned far enough forward that it was incumbent on Verstappen to not drive into him.

  • Peter VAN DEN BERG
    Peter VAN DEN BERGVor 8 Stunden

    If your not going for a gap your not a racer. But whas it smart to do it in that corner. Doing 280 km/h. Its more a rookie action. What pised me off the most is that lewis just partyed like he dind't just put some one in hospital. If that griped some gravel he would still be spining. And maybe badly hurt. Not befitting a g.o.a.t

  • Martin Waltham
    Martin WalthamVor 8 Stunden

    Are we making new rules up here? When does the car on the inside have to make the apex and take natural racing line? Does that mean every "block pass" should be penalised?

  • Gary Wait

    Gary Wait

    Vor Stunde

    No m8 just means u are either far enough in front to comprise and hold out the car on outside but if u have not got enough car if front and u may be running side by side its nice 2 try give the driver u are driving against some room and know u are never faster taking a inside entry so speed has to drop more to make it work . Lewis never backed off enough causing his car to understeer dramatically into max end of story 🙄

  • German Sorba
    German SorbaVor 8 Stunden

    It is ridiculous from Hamilton to say that he didn't have enough space when there is space to his right to put another F1 car there. Then the penalty, which is absurd. In my country the penalty depends on the damage caused; if you make another driver to lose positions; you are pushed behind him; if you make another driver to exit the race, you are black flagged, I think it is more fair than 10 seconds

  • Olivier Riviere
    Olivier RiviereVor 9 Stunden

    Hamilton did a mistake and was rewarded with victory. Life is so unfair ... and the 10 second penalty looks like a bloody joke. Reminds me of some English referees in Rugby ...

  • John Edwards
    John EdwardsVor 9 Stunden

    Fair points, but I don't think Max gave any margin, he literally put his race in Hamilton's hands, so its on him for me. Hamilton always had overspeed and was on the dirty side of the track so running wide there was always a likelihood.

  • Peter Welp
    Peter WelpVor 10 Stunden

    Hamiltons a bad driver under pressure make to much mistakes.

  • Diet_Crack
    Diet_CrackVor 10 Stunden

    I also think Lewis was getting too testy on the first lap - he was trying so desperately to get ahead but Max would come back after his moves and pull something off just as good to get back in front. At the end of the day as you said, if you understeer and ram someone, it's totally on you no buts and no ifs. Everyone who is saying max should've gone wider doesn't understand how that corner even looks or drives in reality, the exit is a kink back to the right before the entry into the Maggots and Beckett's complex, your exit is on the left side before slightly adjusting to the right for the left entry that follows. Lewis was always going to be coming across at that speed even if they didn't make contact mid corner. Max had track position and was defending, he is in the right to do this and like in road driving, if you're the one behind and cause an accident, you're at fault. I'm really tired of hearing excuses being made for Hamilton, just admit that he's human and made a mistake. The cheering and gloating while Max was sent to hospital was also not on, no admission of responsibility from Mercedes is pretty pathetic.

  • Vampy Peanut
    Vampy PeanutVor 10 Stunden

    Here’s a link for anyone actually caring for what happen instead of hearing some bone head bias opinion 👇 delevel.info/stream/ZqLPiKGtYmWsaHc/video.html

  • D Harper
    D HarperVor 10 Stunden

    C'mon who really cares lets move on

  • Vampy Peanut
    Vampy PeanutVor 10 Stunden

    You tweaking if u think two driver didn’t have almost equal parts to the crash: lol

  • Vampy Peanut
    Vampy PeanutVor 10 Stunden

    Disagreed with this statement period! Your deff getting this wrong! THERE ARE VIDEO OF THE ENTIRE THING MODELED IN SLOW MOTION!

  • Vampy Peanut
    Vampy PeanutVor 10 Stunden

    Racing incident

  • k_5ouf
    k_5oufVor 10 Stunden

    Poor analysis imo, it's a racing incident, as put by Chandook and Brundle (both ex F1 drivers that know what they're talking about), they both went it with aggressive intentions and Max paid the price, simple. Look at all previous races, Lewis has yielded countless times, he's a 7 times world champion, you can't expect him to drive that "perfect" line as you put it, Max would have done the exact same thing if they were in opposite positions.

  • Discount Tyres
    Discount TyresVor 10 Stunden

    im sorry i think your wrong on this one both drivers could have done more max needs to respect hamilton more hes not just going to back out every-time especially at silverstone

  • Chris D
    Chris DVor 10 Stunden

    The guy flys over every fuckin curb and doesn't want to hit this one? Bullshit. He did that on purpose. I can see if it was Latifi...or someone else doing it out of sheer lack of experience....but no. Lewis knew exactly what he was doing.

  • Kip
    KipVor 11 Stunden

    How about a quick vid on Brooklands 20 seconds before the Stowe crash. Max up the inside from behind, misses the apex, runs up to the track limits line on exit, no crash because Hamilton left him the room to do it

  • David Johnson
    David JohnsonVor 11 Stunden

    Every current driver on the grid has not condemed the FIA's punishment against Lewis, but they know the track, rules, and cars, and have seen and been involved in past and present overtakes at Copse, in F1 and F2 and they all say "RACING INCIDENT". Trying to argue against the current racing drivers who know, is a pointless waste of time as far as I am concerned.

  • fyrbyrd 71
    fyrbyrd 71Vor 11 Stunden

    The car on the inside line of a corner entry has the tactical advantage of the spot for corner entry and to hold the inside line. Blaming the car that holds the inside line into a corner, without reckless movement, for causing the car on the outside line to increase steering wheel input and collide into the inside car, is not how auto-racing basics works. It took a measured movement of the outside-line car to make contact with the inside-line car going through the corner. This is an incident that Max and his spotters created by not holding his line. Lewis did nothing improper nor did he cause the collision. Max failed to hold the space between cars and caused his own crash by failing to hold his own line knowing Lewis is still inside of Max's car. Max's spotters should've been informing him "Inside!" and his right-side mirrors are full of Lewis. It's Racing 101! The inside car has the line through the corner. The outside car has to yield to the inside car's line. Regardless of "who has the lead", when two cars enter a corner and they are within space of, next to each other, the cars are required to hold their respective line without colliding. The furtive movement was caused by the outside car. The outside car lost the battle of the corner.

  • Gung Ho Adventures
    Gung Ho AdventuresVor 11 Stunden

    Supporter of both but Lewis at fault .

  • Billakos Papas
    Billakos PapasVor 12 Stunden

    Who disliked this vid?? Are they serious? Excellent review and the best so far unlike some other people that tried to explain what happened.

  • T S
    T SVor 12 Stunden

    GO Lewis!!

  • Brian Dewald
    Brian DewaldVor 12 Stunden

    A few corners before, Hamilton had the lead a drove around the outside of the corner giving back the lead. Lived to fight on... Max turned in, then seen Hamilton and momentarily turned out then turned in hard, if you watch Max’s on board. Max is not built to give an inch and suffered for it. Furthermore, the rules state that if the car on the inside has its front axle past the mid point of the outside car at the entry of the corner, the inside car has the corner. Max had plenty of room to live to fight on, just like Hamilton did earlier. Addressing the point about understeer, Hamilton probably had some but would have easily made the corner. The car was unsettled when the RedBull made contact and Hamilton still never left the track. Finally, we often see the inside car push the outside car in corners. How many times has Hamilton been pushed off by Rosberg by giving him room? I am sorry but I totally disagree with your assessment.

  • Maurice Jones
    Maurice JonesVor 12 Stunden

    I can't say that Hamilton was 100% at fault. Full tanks, cold tires was perfect analysis but also Max turned into Lewis because he has been so used to Lewis, and others backing off.......Lewis decided not to based on the lesson at the sprint race.

  • Ana Sardar
    Ana SardarVor 12 Stunden

    Ban LH from one race, sign the petition www.change.org/p/f%C3%A9d%C3%A9ration-internationale-de-l-automobile-one-race-ban-for-sir-lewis-hamilton-for-british-f1-infringement-on-max-verstappen

  • chris chris
    chris chrisVor 12 Stunden

    The inside car has no obligation to hit the apex he only has to be able to complete the corner and the corner is then classified as his corner and the duty is then on the outside car to avoid a collision.

  • zhain0
    zhain0Vor 13 Stunden

    I think he went wide on purpose. He gets away with not turning into him them and it will always be argued about.

  • zhain0

    zhain0

    Vor 8 Stunden

    @Patrik Floding no chance? really? how so?

  • Patrik Floding

    Patrik Floding

    Vor 8 Stunden

    There's no chance of that. The outcome was totally unpredictable.

  • tazio2
    tazio2Vor 13 Stunden

    Scott Mansell's diagnosis is 100% correct. Mark Webber and DC also blamed Hamilton as the accident happened live but seemed to mellow their comments later. Hamilton MISSED THE APEX .he caused the accident . The stewards would not blame him with a drive through . Motor Racing F1 is slightly crooked . It always was

  • BorisTheBlade
    BorisTheBladeVor 13 Stunden

    im sorry to say whats done is done mate no good in dragging it out

  • Kevin Joyce
    Kevin JoyceVor 13 Stunden

    In general, I don't agree with Scott's general principle of "being ahead" in racing situations. It's too codified, it eliminates risk v reward, the beauty of racing, and it suggests that Hamilton did not have a right to be there, it also suggests that Max can just turn in and ignore the car on the inside because he is ahead. It's a bit flawed to wholly apportion blame through this principle given the championship situation and what's at stake. Entitlement to the corner does not only rely on being ahead, it relys on how far alongside the attacking driver is on entry, in this case, around 90%. Chain Bear F1 illustrates this extremely well in his video. Racing should be considered to be a dance, rather than rules of the road style apportion of blame.

  • Anthony Andrea
    Anthony AndreaVor 13 Stunden

    Without blaming anybody - the fact is Max was the loser in this incident. Your fellow racers are going to make mistakes sometimes - that is racing - the question is - was it the right time for Max to go all or nothing? No. He could have backed out and lived to fight on from P2. Lewis may have made an error - Yes. But Max - by relying on Lewis to drive different to or from how he in fact drove - put his fate into the lap of the Gods. namely Lewis whom he elevated to the status of deity Lewis is a huge winner psychologically from this - the outcoming moaning and the complaining from Max and Horner and Red Bull - is also psychologically damaging for Max. If Red Bull just said:- OK both drivers messed up - that is racing - let us all try to do better next time - he would have had dignity - and maintained semblance of psychological equality with Lewis. He has given that all away. Max has now declared himself to be a loser and inferior. Lewis has declared himself to be a warrior and superior.

  • MagicAyrtonforever
    MagicAyrtonforeverVor 14 Stunden

    This guy is just jealous he never made it to F1 🤣 The understeer was caused by the touch he literally has no clue

  • Morfeusz

    Morfeusz

    Vor 13 Stunden

    He drove in motorsport and drove some f1 cars, understeer was caused by lower tire temps and fuel,

  • Ra Ga
    Ra GaVor 14 Stunden

    All the folks Screaming this is unbiased, you do know that you have no fucking clue as to what you are talking about right ? Confirmation bias at its finest.

  • Graham Barnewall
    Graham BarnewallVor 14 Stunden

    So if we see basically a block pass on a corner it’s illegal? Do you still turn into a corner knowing there’s a car on the inside? Avoidable accident even if LH locked a wheel braking or under steered etc,

  • M Grant
    M GrantVor 14 Stunden

    Completely Lewis fault. As I said as the driver on inside you need to be more conservative. The Penalty was complete BS should’ve been at least a 15 second stop and go penalty as of the nature of the accident causing Max to be hospitalised

  • Harley
    HarleyVor 15 Stunden

    Hamilton had 52 laps to race Max but knew after one lap Max would pull away and Hamilton couldn't accept that. He would rather deploy his famous rear wheel tap on Max, after all its only a 10 sec penalty if your name is Hamilton and its the only way he can beat Verstappen this year by shunting him off the track.

  • Dan Wells
    Dan WellsVor 15 Stunden

    Interesting, I had it pinned as a racing incident every day of the week. dan-wells.com/about#journal1

  • Christine Crockford
    Christine CrockfordVor 15 Stunden

    Sorry I think your wrong. Vastapen had more of the road he turned into hamilton. I think they were both to blame and should be put down to just racing. Now they gave this penalty it makes drivers not want to overtake and the sport will become boring. Horner really did my head in crying like a baby and shouting its a corner u don't over take on and yet Lewis over took two more drivers on the same corner just fine. So Horner stop throwing ur dummy out the pram and grow up and tell ur driver when u drive aggressive this happens.

  • Successor123
    Successor123Vor 15 Stunden

    It was a racing incident, pure and simple! Max should have not turned into Lewis as he did not have position. Max has ALWAYS been super aggressive and this time his aggression bit him in the a$$!

  • Harrier
    HarrierVor 15 Stunden

    On the F1 channel they did a big breakdown of the accident and they mentioned Hamilton had a different line through that corner the Most other drivers, he didn't usually go for the apex, probably would have surprised max too

  • Mario De Cristofaro
    Mario De CristofaroVor 16 Stunden

    Hamilton is a serial killer, you can’t overtake there

  • Peter Antinucci
    Peter AntinucciVor 16 Stunden

    From a sportsmanship perspective, a fair pass is one that gives your opponent a clear choice to avoid crashing. In my opinion, Hamilton's pass at Copse did not do this. He was nowhere near the fastest line which has a super wide entry, and would have exited much slower. It does not seem to me like he gave Max enough time to see him and make a choice to correct. Hitting the apex point at Copse is extremely difficult as Hamilton explains himself delevel.info/stream/nou7aoB6jX6djIM/video.html. Look at his racing line in the video.... the line he was taking in the overtake might be acceptable at slower speeds where the opponent would have time to see and react. Hamilton was nowhere near the racing line, was going to exit significantly slower. He took an irresponsible risk that relied on Max pulling back but didn't give him the time to be able to react. I think it was dirty. Furthermore, as you can see in the following video delevel.info/stream/c5q3q3GBqHeMnIc/video.html the steering wheel motion Hamilton uses to approach Copse in his pole lap in 2017, involves a significant steering correction, which is extremely similar to Max's steering correction on his approach before the crash. Ive heard commentators say that steering wheel correction is due to Max seeing Lewis, but I'm not so sure Max ever saw him. Easy to see it in replay slow motion and say that Max saw him and decided not to correct. I think he was correcting an understeer. Max was on the fastest line. It would be nice to see Hamilton's telemetry through the corner, relative to a clean lap.

  • Chris Ubels
    Chris UbelsVor 17 Stunden

    Agree 100% thanks

  • mpatman
    mpatmanVor 17 Stunden

    Hamilton’s fault 100%

  • Philgood Dr.
    Philgood Dr.Vor 17 Stunden

    Agree fully with your analysis….Verstappen is on a “natural turn” line (despite Leclerc statement, but if the second catches with the first both in terms of drivers and manufacturers, this is favorable to a possible remontada) and Verstappen leaves enough room on both sides for a “faster and controlled F1” but at that time they aren’t any. Hamilton came faster (strait line at low pitch less drag, shorter distance to travel inside, powerful MB, etc) and after the incident the Mercedes proved also to be much harder on the tires than other cars. so here, coming in faster and braking more on the inside, but also largely too late behind to get ahead and drift out to close the door..Lewis H. was definitely going to oversteer MORE and so he went strait into the Red Bull from the back side and so hard that it broke the suspension studs. A possible aggravating root cause could be that Lewis messed it up with the pitch controlled feature with the axial pressure onto the steering wheel causing excessive un-pitched oversteer. To me that is definitely not a normal race incident where both cars move sidewise onto each other’s simultaneously leaving no time to either driver to react…being on the inside, Hamilton has no priority to interfere with someone on the turn normal path….but being a British driver at a British Grand Prix, any fair assessment is nearly impossible and Red Bull is right to seek litigation because these stock cars behaviours must stop.

  • Alfred Opon
    Alfred OponVor 17 Stunden

    Interesting, I think there was understeer for sure but disagree that Hamilton was going for the kerb on the apex, he'd want to avoid the kerb so if he missed his turn it wasn't by as much as you point out imo. Also given that they both weren't taken out it makes it more polarizing, enjoyed your professional take on this!

  • nelsond1498
    nelsond1498Vor 18 Stunden

    Copse, under normal circumstances in these current cars, is taken in 6th gear, completely flat, with the car positioned to the left side of the track as it approaches entry point. Any non-crash footage shows every car taking a virtually identical line. It is (amazingly) a totally no-problem corner to take at 290kph from the correct entry line. Hamilton's positioning of his car at the entry point was meters away from a position where the corner could be successfully negotiated flat out in 6th gear. This was a move by someone who would rather crash than have to stand on the second step of the podium, beneath Max Verstappen, in front of his adoring British fans. I wouldn't be at all surprised if something very similar was to happen at Zandvoort........with Hamilton again as the instigator.

  • melin labu
    melin labuVor 18 Stunden

    Well, do we really understand the meaning of RACING? When we commit to join the race, we are prepared to accept & facing any circumstances and risks of racing. Don’t blame anyone or others or situations when incidents happen!!! Ask your self why you join the race in the first place? Race is a race, not a zoo tour???? Come on! don’t judge - if you don’t recognize the RISKS of racing then don’t join the race!!! Don’t judge as if we are experts! The expert only expert when they don’t simply judge and blaming.

  • KingJayOhh
    KingJayOhhVor 19 Stunden

    Nah. Max misjudged Lewis’ BALLS!!! Rather he ran wide or not, 🤷🏾‍♂️. Max is just as aggressive in most instances. Stop your CRYING! Prayers for Max & Congrats to Hamilton! ON TO THE NEXT!

  • shelley king
    shelley kingVor 19 Stunden

    Watch any angle, in-cars or overhead. Max turned in on him.

  • J lim
    J limVor 19 Stunden

    Hamilton is a Douche

  • Damian val
    Damian valVor 19 Stunden

    Lewis sold max the dummy overtake and max fell for it...the moment Lewis got that inside line he had won that position...sure he was wide ECT ECT but max should of backed out😐what did he do instead?he done what any competitive beast would do he tried to shut the door on Lewis and the rest his history 😢so who's at fault?mmm I'm of the belief max is

  • Oliver Apex
    Oliver ApexVor 20 Stunden

    Exactly! Alonso said racing incident, Leclerc said racing incident, Karun Chandhok said racing incident, Jolyon Palmer said racing incident, NICO ROSBERG, said racing incident. And this guy I've never heard of says it's 100% Lewis's fault.

  • GSAM_DAD

    GSAM_DAD

    Vor 11 Stunden

    Concisely put sir, let's have DElevel content makers as the ultimate arbiters.....not :)

  • RecklessIntent
    RecklessIntentVor 20 Stunden

    Dissapointing, you completely ignored Max's double movement on the wheel after looking in the mirror (Schumacher Jerez 97) and the image you used is after contact so Lewis is ofcourse sliding wide. In the in car replay you can see Lewis cannot be any further right (its a long apex) and is not understerring until Max's second yank on the wheel to cut across him. Watch it again from in car frame by frame. Im a big Max fan but look up "max lance stroll crash portugal" or "max lewis spain" Max is super agressive but this time his rival was like nah. Good stuff and fair racing.

  • Gunner BitCoin
    Gunner BitCoinVor 20 Stunden

    I like how you give Lewis Hamilton tips on driving and say that Hamilton should have known better 🤣 on a circuit that he has won more than anyone else in the world....

  • GSAM_DAD

    GSAM_DAD

    Vor 14 Stunden

    Exactly, this underlines the old adage "those who can't do, teach"

  • Oliver Apex

    Oliver Apex

    Vor 20 Stunden

    Exactly! Alonso said racing incident, Leclerc said racing incident, Karun Chandhok said racing incident, Jolyon Palmer said racing incident, NICO ROSBERG, said racing incident. And this guy I've never heard of says it's 100% Lewis's fault.

  • RecklessIntent
    RecklessIntentVor 20 Stunden

    I really dont get all the understeer analysis, he really didnt. Watch it in car again, its a very long corner, he really couldnt have been any further right because then his exit would have been impossoble.

  • Kommon Sense
    Kommon SenseVor 21 Stunde

    Kimi is my favorite driver, but, I'm black and there's only one in F1, so I'm certainly a bit biased... but, hear me out. Being behind in a race by 10sec is almost like the time it took Bezos to go to space and back. If you got a 10sec penalty, then go on to win the race, comfortably, in my opinion, *i don't care who's at fault.* By the latter stages of that race, we knew who would win. Come on! LH should not have won, but he did... Moving on!

  • toijg avnnr

    toijg avnnr

    Vor 21 Stunde

    into error but he himself got clobbered. Your explanation at the beginning could be better with some graphics/animation - not everyone is familiar with track layout.

  • Eric Valverde Rosado
    Eric Valverde RosadoVor 21 Stunde

    I stick with the physics…First Newton Law pops in mind and you floor the breaks…I wish Hamilton was disqualified to maintain the points gap between Lewis and Max…but revenge will come in Netherlands…hope Lewis is taken out in that GP

  • Alfred Opon

    Alfred Opon

    Vor 17 Stunden

    I'll just leave this here :) delevel.info/stream/nqSloIyenZh5aYs/video.html

  • kmg4374
    kmg4374Vor 21 Stunde

    Don't think I agree. Hamilton has no obligation to hit apex, entered the corner alongside. Max chopped over to the right with little regard for the position of Hamilton's car. It's a racing incident in the most neutral interpretation. But given they both knew the stakes, both established the ROE with the first couple of corners, entered copse corner alongside each other... both had to assume the other car still in play. Max slashed to the right belligerently. I think it's on him.

  • oscardriver
    oscardriverVor 21 Stunde

    For once a proper non bias from a British, telemetry will confirm exactly what you've said.

  • Osnar V
    Osnar VVor 22 Stunden

    Tbh, I don't really criticize Hamilton for the crash, it's hard racing, it happens. But the problem is the punishment to Hamilton, should've been disqualified. And then Hamilton seemed more ignorant during the race win tho...

  • Greenvolksi
    GreenvolksiVor 22 Stunden

    It’s not right that Verstappen pays such a high price for Hams ‘mistake’ (being charitable here). Could effect the entire championship

  • alex
    alexVor 22 Stunden

    your 100% right, to bad about the bullsjit penalty, should have been black flagged.

  • Bits em Alta Velocidade
    Bits em Alta VelocidadeVor 22 Stunden

    Wow, your thought is very close to what I think! I posted this video (just after the race), also concluding the same as you! delevel.info/stream/irPIeIR6ha2JqmY/video.html

  • Curious One
    Curious OneVor 22 Stunden

    Max turned into Hamilton. It was just a racing incident. Period.

  • Ryan Peters
    Ryan PetersVor 23 Stunden

    Listen I know Senna said "If you no longer go for a gap you are no longer racing driver" but in this case Hamilton should have backed out of that move and it wouldnt have happened

  • Raheel Ahsan
    Raheel AhsanVor 23 Stunden

    When you are inside in a corner and are significantly alongside the outer driver, the corner belongs to the inner driver, that's the rule, i don't know why these people are blaming lewis, just to suck up to verstappen fan boys. Complete garbage analysis. You should know the rules atleast before commenting on F1 as an analyst.

  • Michael Swenor
    Michael SwenorVor 23 Stunden

    Lewis had the spot, Max has breaks too!

  • Gbedu Mallam
    Gbedu MallamVor 23 Stunden

    Rubbish! Max was too aggressive. Why does everyone else have to be the ones giving him room so as to avoid accidents? I hope other drivers too don't give to anyone who is too aggressive and worried about collisions.

  • nathan shaw
    nathan shawVor Tag

    Boloox watch the first corner max had all 4 wheels off the track too overtake

  • The Mask
    The MaskVor Tag

    Its all fun and games till a high speed crash is just a spit away from you. Its frighteningly real then how dangerous being in the crowd is.

  • Evan Hammond
    Evan HammondVor Tag

    Everything is factual in this analysis, that’s all there is too in my eyes. Hamilton made a desperate, unwise commitment. It wasn’t on purpose by any means, but a big mistake by Hamilton, yet lewis won the race.

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