Originally Posted by jonasaurus
That being said remember the Q3s from the China race (from memory) where everyone in the top 10 shootout went out and did 1 lap only with VET and BUT not setting times for different reasons.
In agreement that the impact of trying to even out the field by introducing tyre degradation and the consequent result of drivers (and car) not being pushed to their limits isn't ideal.
Agree! In the current form of F1, we definitely need qualifying tires!
Watching dead track for 5 minutes in Q3 is dreadful.