Gary Anderson's qualifying solution

Gary Anderson's qualifying solution

The Japanese GP highlighted again the need for a change to F1 rules in order to stop drivers from not running in qualifying in order to save tyres. Gary Anderson offers a solution to the problem

One of the hot Formula 1 topics at the moment is about how to get the cars that are entitled to run in the third part of qualifying to actually participate, instead of sitting in the garage saving tyres.

I'm sure we all have our own suggestions about this and I'm no exception. F1 and the people who are directly involved who can do something about these situations generally tend to act a bit like an oil tanker – slow to change course.

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