MPH: Mark Hughes on...

The diffuser row is an inevitable consequence of what make F1 so compelling...

A winter of worry and wait evaporated into the breeze as F1 arrived blinking into the sun – and reverted comfortably back to type by indulging in a series of rows.

First, a warm-up row about money between the teams and Bernie, followed by a nice meaty technical one about diffusers and holes therein. Before a car had turned a wheel it was clear the season was finally underway.

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