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Vettel's penalty, a convoluted rulebook and 'let them race' - the F1 paddock on its latest controversy

The media day for the French Grand Prix was dominated by the still-unresolved penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel victory at the last race. Here's a round-up of the most opinionated views put forward.

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Paddock diary: Lewis skips media day for fashion icon Lagerfeld's memorial

Lewis Hamilton opts to skip media day for French Grand Prix in order to attend memorial event for fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld.

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Telemetry comparison of Vettel's penalty in Montreal


Fernando Alonso

Pursuit of the Triple Crown

What's next for Fernando Alonso?

Fernando Alonso has finished with the World Endurance Championship and is assessing his next steps in motor racing -- Formula E, NASCAR and the Dakar Rally are among the contenders for a spot on his calendar.


Alonso wins at Le Mans for second year in a row, secures WEC title

Fernando Alonso secured his second Le Mans 24 Hours victory in as many years alongside Toyota teammates Kazuki Nakajima and Sebastien Buemi on Sunday, as well as taking the World Endurance Championship title.

Canadian Grand Prix

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Ferrari will not appeal Vettel's Canadian GP penalty

Ferrari say they have withdrawn their intention to appeal the penalty which cost Sebastian Vettel victory at the Canadian Grand Prix last week.

Previously unseen footage of Vettel incident


Canadian Grand Prix


What a farce - only F1 could shoot itself in the foot like this

The finish to the Canadian Grand Prix should have been legendary -- instead, F1 served up another dismal farce which will only strengthen the disillusion around the state of modern Formula One.

Vettel crosses 1st, finishes 2nd after penalty at Canadian GP


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