Alonso: F1 has ‘totally different guidelines for various individuals’


Double Components One world champion Fernando Alonso instructed on Thursday that some drivers had been being handled in a different way to others when it got here to trace behaviour throughout races.

The Spaniard instructed reporters on the Turkish Grand Prix that the very fact he was being requested about an incident on the earlier race in Russia proved his level.

Alonso intentionally used the run-off space on the first nook in Sochi to keep away from a bottleneck and acquire locations by means of late braking, complying with the foundations as a result of he rejoined behind the motive force he had adopted into the nook.

He mentioned he had achieved it simply to see the questions in Istanbul.

“After I do issues, they’ve a distinct behaviour and a distinct repercussion on the next occasion,” added the Alpine driver.

“So now perhaps they modify the run-off space in lap one within the first couple of corners.”

He mentioned others had behaved equally with out going through such questions and he had been “the fool on observe for many of the championship whereas I have been overtaken from exterior of the asphalt by many individuals within the first couple of races”.

“And nothing occurred, and there have been no questions on the next race. And now after Sochi there’s a query, so it’s a affirmation.”

Requested what he meant by that, Alonso mentioned it was many issues.

“There are totally different guidelines for various individuals — or totally different talks the week after for various individuals,” he defined.

“The subsequent one which crosses the white line on the pit entry, let’s have a look at which nationality he’s and which penalty he’ll get.”

Race director Michael Masi was not instantly out there for remark however the governing FIA mentioned all guidelines and rules utilized to all drivers equally.

Alonso, in his comeback season after two years out of Components One, has complained already this 12 months in regards to the lack of motion in opposition to others.

“The technique within the first races did not convey us any options so we perceive the answer is to do what the others are doing,” he mentioned on the British Grand Prix at Silverstone in July.

“We attempt to be honest and say to the referee: ‘Look, they’re taking part in with their fingers within the penalty space.’ But when the referee is doing nothing, we perceive we will additionally play with the fingers within the penalty space. So we do this.”