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Australian Grand Prix: Lance Stroll and Nicholas Latifi rage after crash in qualifying   

‘He’s simply f***ing hit me man!’ Lance Stroll and Nicholas Latifi rage at one another after spectacular smash throughout Australian Grand Prix qualifying with each vehicles WRECKED

  • Saturday’s Australian Grand Prix qualifying was suspended after a giant crash
  • Nicholas Latifi and Lance Stroll noticed their vehicles broken following a collision
  • Latifi let Stroll by however the Aston Martin driver appeared to abort his lap
  • Williams man then tried to re-overtake on the within however Stroll changed into him
  • Both drivers blamed one another over group radio as qualifying was suspended
  • Race stewards plan to analyze the incident following the session 

Nicholas Latifi and Lance Stroll have been concerned in a spectacular crash throughout qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix which led to each turning the airwaves blue.

Both the Williams of Latifi and Stroll’s Aston Martin suffered critical harm in the clumsy all-Canadian collision throughout Q1 in Melbourne and a fierce blame recreation ensued.

Latifi pulled onto the monitor exit at flip 4 to let Stroll by for his solely scorching lap of the session after the Aston Martin crew wanted additional time to organize the automobile. 

Stroll then slowed down, Latifi accelerated to return previous him on the within however Stroll moved over, sending the Williams spiralling into the wall.

Lance Stroll steps out of his Aston Martin after a clumsy collision with the Williams of Nicholas Latifi put them both out of qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne

Lance Stroll steps out of his Aston Martin after a careless collision with the Williams of Nicholas Latifi put them each out of qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne

The rear finish of the Williams was fully smashed up, whereas Stroll needed to cease with harm to his front-right wheel. 

Latifi raged on his group radio: ‘I do not perceive what he was doing. He wasn’t trying in his mirrors. The f***ing automobile’s destroyed!’

Stroll was equally indignant, shouting: ‘Latifi man, what the f*** was he doing, he is simply f***ing hit me man!’

Qualifying was delayed by quarter-hour as the 2 wrecked vehicles have been towed from the monitor and the particles swept up however the controversy is not over with stewards set to analyze extra totally after the session.

Canadian driver Latifi mentioned on Sky Sports: ‘He simply turned in to me. I let him by as a result of he was pushing to open a lap, or so I used to be instructed, then he aborted the lap. I went to get previous him however he simply turned.’  

On Sky’s race commentary, Martin Brundle mentioned: ‘I feel Latifi was getting out of the way in which, letting vehicles by however there may be nothing quick coming.

‘He’s let the Aston by and then as he’s gone to retake that… increase.

‘It’s a misunderstanding, a really costly misunderstanding for each groups. What an costly shunt.’ 

It continued Latifi’s nightmare begin to the season after he crashed each in qualifying and the primary race on the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix in Jeddah. 

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