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The Rule Changes F1 Got VERY Wrong

There have been times when F1 could have done a little better with some of their rules...
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  1. ForburyLion

    ForburyLion

    Acum o Zi

    Award drivers medals but also insist that they wear them round their neck at all future GP's, that will help slow Hamilton and his Mercedes down!

  2. Carl TV

    Carl TV

    Acum 2 Zile

    Sprint races need to be 30 minutes long and the softest compound only allowed, no pit stops under SC either.

  3. ForburyLion

    ForburyLion

    Acum 2 Zile

    Drivers drive to the rules, if medals had been in place or dropped scores were not a thing then it's not as straight forward as saying this driver would have been champion instead of that one, because the driver and team tactics would have been different as they would have had different targets to aim for

  4. Alex Haslett

    Alex Haslett

    Acum 2 Zile

    Bring back the double points.. but double the race length, races are far to short these days

  5. WL21

    WL21

    Acum 2 Zile

    Sprint Qualifying will be a colossal failure. We need to make the sport more exciting not more predictable

  6. Darth Bane

    Darth Bane

    Acum 2 Zile

    I wish tyres would last like 15 laps at most. Shit ton of pit stops

  7. ZeshXD

    ZeshXD

    Acum 2 Zile

    I don't get why it's not 1st = 10pts, 2 =9pts,... and so on

  8. 1389

    1389

    Acum 2 Zile

    also try aggregate and q3 top 10 shoot out qualy, one car at the time, one lap only

  9. Yoyo

    Yoyo

    Acum 4 Zile

    I liked aggregate Qualy. I still think F1 would be a lot better with it now. You only needed to make those 2 sessions one after the other. I would be better than q1 q2 q3 like now. I hate this system. Or at least make a combo from them q1 like now, q2 superpole. These guys have it too easy. F1 must adapt to counter the effects of much better technology and make teams rely on human instinct and decision making, rather that which is now. Calling the factory, get me the best strategy, calculate everything blah blah. Also team radio brings nothing to the sport.

  10. Chuckiele

    Chuckiele

    Acum 5 Zile

    They fucked so much with qualifying and now they wanna fuck with it again. Dont they realize that quali is pretty exciting but the races are bad?

  11. S3 Bayaya

    S3 Bayaya

    Acum 6 Zile

    If FIA want spectacle, they need to introduce something like Challenge Card. Each race the last driver in position will draw a challenge card that other driver must done during the race, like do a donut, drift on first turn, drive naked, what have you. You get extra score if you finish the task.

  12. Avyay L.S

    Avyay L.S

    Acum 6 Zile

    the medal system literally made me burst out laughing... i mean, uhh its creative... :/

  13. Renaldo Nel

    Renaldo Nel

    Acum 6 Zile

    If F1 wants to be a real Race sport...the one rule that is eluding the rule maker's is,,, the same performance car for All Driver's.. give everyone the same ammunition to fight !!

  14. Gerard Montgomery

    Gerard Montgomery

    Acum 6 Zile

    I was all for the medal system. Or at least much less point scoring positions and lower points for those positions. If you reduce the amount of point scoring positions drivers would need to fight more and if you reduce the amount of points on offer you reduce the chance of a driver running away in the standings. If you want a last race championship decider then I think this is how to achieve it.

  15. Zulu Romeo

    Zulu Romeo

    Acum 6 Zile

    Bernie's crazy trackside sprinklers?

  16. Zulu Romeo

    Zulu Romeo

    Acum 6 Zile

    The dropped results rule never made sense to me. Incidentally I only started watching F1 in 1991 when all results counted and 10 points were awarded to the winner for the first time.

  17. Buster muster filibuster Kingston jr play mungius

    Buster muster filibuster Kingston jr play mungius

    Acum 6 Zile

    *tyre*

  18. ba55bar

    ba55bar

    Acum 7 Zile

    how do i stop certain channels appearing in my feed? Asking for me

  19. Francisco Kurpiel

    Francisco Kurpiel

    Acum 8 Zile

    DRS? The small hybrid turbo engines?

  20. Maiden

    Maiden

    Acum 8 Zile

    Been watching f1 for the first time this year and just when I start learning the rules their are already changing

  21. stijnVDA1994

    stijnVDA1994

    Acum 8 Zile

    Honestly if they would ad the medals as more to honor certain action wich but in a non championship manner, like if you had a mishap but made sure nobody else went out of the race because of it or even giving up a place because you did something really bad. Like in sportsmanship type of things. One thing i find really bad is the fact that the cars are so silent compared to the older cars, i feel like they need to scream at their loudest to show off how f1 is: the coolest race in any way shape or form. One thing i would like to add for point is driver of the day: the selected driver of the day gets 1 extra point even if the driver has not finished looking also at grosjean's crash last year..

  22. Matthias Cerebri

    Matthias Cerebri

    Acum 8 Zile

    I must say the Abu Dhabi finale had at least the advantage that it made it more exciting for the German fans- and left some of the constructors places more open.

  23. Angelus Bellum

    Angelus Bellum

    Acum 9 Zile

    I was an F1 fan from the early ’80s until they stopped refueling. F1 has become uninteresting. Aerodynamic changes prevented overtaking without the use of DRS and KERS. No more real side-by-side duels we remember from the time of Senna, Prost, Mansell, Piquet,... etc. That’s why I follow only Moto GP. I only watch F1 sometimes and rarely watch the whole race. F1 has become boring by regulations and stupid as hell. No thanks

  24. avada

    avada

    Acum 9 Zile

    5:30 That wasn't very wrong at all. Maybe a little wrong. (F1 raced with one set of tires for decades. ) They should have banned refueling as well, for it to matter, instead of it being mandatory. And set a minimum time like 10 seconds for tire change, instead of not allowing anything but replacing a single damaged tire. Which I don't even remember happening. What would it have been like? One tire in perfect condition with all the grip and all the rest in worn and slippy.

  25. Bogdan Andrei

    Bogdan Andrei

    Acum 9 Zile

    For the next episide: why dea is off-line when its raining

  26. DraconicDusk

    DraconicDusk

    Acum 9 Zile

    Not at all surprised to hear that Berny had terrible ideas. The man was a bane to the sport.

  27. Elliott Henderson

    Elliott Henderson

    Acum 9 Zile

    No tyre changes or pit stops should be standard! Race should be a 100% blast from lights to flag. Like MotoGP/WSBK etc

  28. mietok

    mietok

    Acum 9 Zile

    Veto rights for big teams. That sucks.

  29. PrettyBird02

    PrettyBird02

    Acum 9 Zile

    Perez: *It's Free Real Estate*

  30. Chop Seuy

    Chop Seuy

    Acum 9 Zile

    Here wondering why the f*ck matt is not yet posting his Internet's reaction in the Portugese GP

  31. Manuel Kumli

    Manuel Kumli

    Acum 9 Zile

    Quali were every racer got 1 Shot on a fast lap would be interessting championshipleader would have to go first

  32. TwentyTwo Edits - Games & F1

    TwentyTwo Edits - Games & F1

    Acum 9 Zile

    Are you alive, Gallagher?

  33. Ajay Bansal

    Ajay Bansal

    Acum 9 Zile

    They stop sharing internet reaction’s?? Where are you guys?

  34. Javier Perez

    Javier Perez

    Acum 9 Zile

    New rule for 2021, the pilot that wins a race, in the next race will drive a Hass

  35. Lukas A.

    Lukas A.

    Acum 10 Zile

    1:33 Snoop Dogg - California Roll

  36. Un Thenner

    Un Thenner

    Acum 10 Zile

    RIP MattyG 😦

  37. IGGS 🇬🇭

    IGGS 🇬🇭

    Acum 10 Zile

    Where is Portugal IBR

  38. Jamie Deadman

    Jamie Deadman

    Acum 10 Zile

    Dropped scores have been used in many categories and it was a joke in all of them

  39. JID

    JID

    Acum 10 Zile

    Where the fuck is the IBR??

  40. vamsi ganesh

    vamsi ganesh

    Acum 10 Zile

    It's Monday midnight here in India and I just got a dream where Matt is struggling to pronounce "Hamiltonverstappenbottas" 5 times before getting the entire race run down order correct for portuguese gp in his ibr video.... Woke up and Searched in youtube and realised there is no video uploaded!!!! Hope you are okay Matt (or are you still in sleep from second lap of this Sunday's gp)

  41. p1mento

    p1mento

    Acum 10 Zile

    i came to the channel looking for the usual reactions for the portuguese gp and there is nothing.... im starting to get worried

  42. u2zero2u

    u2zero2u

    Acum 10 Zile

    The worst, at least obvious to me, was allowing teams to throw out their worst races considering it did change at least one world champion, Prost.

  43. Vincenzo Melisi

    Vincenzo Melisi

    Acum 10 Zile

    you should expalin How is the garage order determined in pit lane

    • Karlimoor

      Karlimoor

      Acum 9 Zile

      It is determined after the previous season's team championship order. So in 2021, the team champions of 2020, Mercedes, have the first pit box, Red Bull have the second, and Williams the last. I'm not entirely sure, however, whether this changes when the drivers champion is from another team, which team gets the first box, the team champions or the drivers champion's team.

  44. Vimal Beniwal

    Vimal Beniwal

    Acum 10 Zile

    I think the rule of best 10 of 12 results was a great rule. It actually tells u who is the better driver and who actually wanted to win rather than just being calculatively 2nd

  45. Niclas Hedhman

    Niclas Hedhman

    Acum 10 Zile

    1. No refueling = more boring races. 2. Must change tires and to a different set = why? Just make them more different from each other so that a short lasting soft tire actually gives a speed advantage. 3. Restrictions on Engines, Parc Ferme and all that nonsense is no longer needed. Total season budget cap will force teams to prioritize where to put the money. Artificial restrictions to "lower the cost" should be removed again.

    • The Sunnynation

      The Sunnynation

      Acum 10 Zile

      Nahhh... All you ask for isnt going to be you know tha if youre a long time f1 fan. Althou i got absolutely the same opinion as you.

  46. Bill Weeks

    Bill Weeks

    Acum 10 Zile

    They need to knock back the gap in points from 1st to 2nd.

  47. Georgerussellfan 63

    Georgerussellfan 63

    Acum 10 Zile

    Hey matt this youtuber his name is *Phlzie* he built silverstone in minecraft a few weeks ago I have asked him if he can share it with you. It is incredible I want you to review it please

  48. The Gooligan

    The Gooligan

    Acum 10 Zile

    2005 was definitely one of the worst not just because I like Ferrari and Schumacher but the fact the FIA completely ignored safety concerns of using 1 set of tires across a whole weekend is utterly insane

  49. Twimbo

    Twimbo

    Acum 10 Zile

    Meanwhile they still haven't introduced a co-driver, sitting right there behind the driver shouting instructions and directions! Would probably be the silliest thing ever but it would be insanely fun. Mazepin spinning around in his Haas and his navigator just losing it over the radio.

  50. 3van 5yrbos

    3van 5yrbos

    Acum 10 Zile

    Where's IBR?!

  51. Rahil Sanghavi

    Rahil Sanghavi

    Acum 10 Zile

    Matttyyyyy!! Where's TIBR for Portugal?!?!?

  52. Stuart Carden

    Stuart Carden

    Acum 11 Zile

    Definitely the no tyre change rule. It was put in place with the sole purpose of stopping Ferrari, though I seem to remember it was justified under cost saving and slowing the cars but everyone knew the truth.

  53. Ukulele Productions

    Ukulele Productions

    Acum 11 Zile

    The dropping of results isn't a rule-change. The rule-change was to forbid it.

  54. Maxekt Gaming

    Maxekt Gaming

    Acum 11 Zile

    Where's internets best reactions

    • Maxekt Gaming

      Maxekt Gaming

      Acum 10 Zile

      True

  55. dreadalex

    dreadalex

    Acum 11 Zile

    Well let's hope refuelling will be back at one point it's no point of F1 cars to not refuel, let's hope they actually turn to synthetic fuel or eco fuel and ditch the batteries completely (it's the main reason the cars are looking heavy and dreadful) and let's hope the Quali format of 2005 to be back, one lap magic each, no traffic or stupid strategies the slower cars start first and the weather changes will do the miracle and mix things (Yeah Japan 2005). Ah and the rule interpretation of track limits to be clear and not as shit as this season or the previous seasons (Yes Lewis you got advantages through that).

  56. Adam Lamb

    Adam Lamb

    Acum 11 Zile

    missed the one where during elim quali cars had to start on their tyres from Q3 not Q2, so the cars that just made it to Q3 wouldn't go out at all and the top teams would generally do 1 lap in q3

  57. Jonny Walker

    Jonny Walker

    Acum 11 Zile

    Want to make f1 more fun? Get rid of the BLM whopper.

    • RYAN Presley

      RYAN Presley

      Acum 10 Zile

      Because he's to good?

  58. Guess Undheit

    Guess Undheit

    Acum 11 Zile

    Turn Monza into a 500km race for double points. THAT would be worth watching. 2:00 - First you whine about double points and "anti-climatic finishes", but then you whine against the solution to it. Best results means a driver far back in the championship could win with a strong finish to the season.

  59. Nayel Ammar

    Nayel Ammar

    Acum 11 Zile

    Did I know they added u in f1 2020 talking to drivers

  60. bru bru lani

    bru bru lani

    Acum 11 Zile

    Bring back refuelling and v10s

  61. Olivia Lambert

    Olivia Lambert

    Acum 11 Zile

    I think the hybrid engine rules are the worst. With no refuelling coming in an unfortunately distant second place. Having regenerative braking and small batteries, thats great. But with an MGU-H which resembles a jet engine more than a conventional motor, and requires jet engine specialist engineers to design puts the price way up. Costs to produce the engines are so high they need to add a ton of extra rules to lower costs (limited engines per year, no party mode, etc). Cost to design the engines is obscene making all the engine manufacturers pull out and making the best engine so much further away than the rest due to the obscene money thrown about. The engines alone have caused the vast majority of F1s problems today. Fuel flow limits are also a pet hate of mine. There's already enough incentive to save fuel that cars don't fill up all the way. The limits just damage overtaking and the tactical opportunities. The rest are caused by a lack of refuelling. The huge speed differences of different strategies refuelling allows makes for a lot of overtakes. Some with short stints need to really be on the overtakes but the benefits are great enough to try. Instead they have had to replace refuelling with tyres engineered to wear prematurely in an attempt to make up for it. But every year there seems to be problems with the tyres and it continually disappoints. Plus the excessive size is solely to do with refuelling bans, legendary tracks are either unable to support racing and struck off or simply don't have overtakes anymore. With those two issues gone F1 would be the sport we all desperately want.

  62. RodHammett95

    RodHammett95

    Acum 11 Zile

    I literally had no idea about dropped results and that it lasted so long! It would be interesting to see a study about how many WDC would change without that rule!

    • Takata Miyagawa

      Takata Miyagawa

      Acum 10 Zile

      Already been done. Doesn't actually change much. rofilm.info/much/video/hnmaYKB6eX5xu5U

  63. RodHammett95

    RodHammett95

    Acum 11 Zile

    Worst rule: No tyre changes, because it was only done to stop Schumacher from winning

  64. Sarah Connor

    Sarah Connor

    Acum 11 Zile

    Dont like the rule of a forced compound change/pitstop. Perez can finish a race on slicks, so let him...

  65. Kharn The Betrayer

    Kharn The Betrayer

    Acum 11 Zile

    Aahhh yes the dreaded Indy GP...... The tires that killed the race !!!! Till last yr and NASCAR started using the GP layout.

  66. Dutch Messiah

    Dutch Messiah

    Acum 11 Zile

    I still think the mandatory tyre change is stupid, if someone can finish the race on a single set of tyres, they should be able to do so.

    • Orçun Altundağ

      Orçun Altundağ

      Acum 10 Zile

      Wouldn't that cause other problems though? Like you probably could lose 0.4 secs a lap but still be able to finish in front of one-stoppers; and that's also pretty broken. To be honest, it might balance out with soft tires being REALLY fast but I don't really see that happening.

  67. pedro perez ppeez

    pedro perez ppeez

    Acum 11 Zile

    well...not a rule but the halo messed up the whole thing. now cars look uglier than ever

  68. Zinho BRT

    Zinho BRT

    Acum 11 Zile

    Here is a thing: Run whole Calendar as a single Race. They start in Australia and race results determine order at the start for the next race. So on until Abu Dhabi, where race winner is crowned World Champion. No points, no problem! :) I'm joking of course... ...or am I?

  69. Hussein Hammoud

    Hussein Hammoud

    Acum 11 Zile

    @wtf1 a question. What are those settings that drivers are asked to do after finishing a race

  70. Dio Brando

    Dio Brando

    Acum 11 Zile

    Rules are rules, but Mazepin is shit

  71. TSA Brawl Stars

    TSA Brawl Stars

    Acum 11 Zile

    0:50 lol

  72. Fabreeze_27

    Fabreeze_27

    Acum 11 Zile

    They’re all so bad that I can’t pick one!

  73. Formula Montage

    Formula Montage

    Acum 12 Zile

    1:38 Rosberg finished 14th though

  74. Darius Bobar

    Darius Bobar

    Acum 12 Zile

    damn now senna winning that world title loses a bit of value for me.

    • jmpetersson

      jmpetersson

      Acum 11 Zile

      The rule was the same for both drivers. I agree it was a stupid rule but in the end of the day the more aggressive driver would profit from it.

  75. AlpinaWolf

    AlpinaWolf

    Acum 12 Zile

    so Senna isn’t as good as people always says...

  76. AI97 RESTORATION AND OTHERS

    AI97 RESTORATION AND OTHERS

    Acum 12 Zile

    at the age of 8 i was thinking that the last rule works for the champ

  77. Yanagi

    Yanagi

    Acum 12 Zile

    Why there's no mention of the switch to hybrid engines?

  78. Matthias Annaberger

    Matthias Annaberger

    Acum 12 Zile

    I want to see 3 lap qualifying

  79. Fred Schmitt

    Fred Schmitt

    Acum 12 Zile

    Staging a race in Abu Dhabi is a mistake in itself (same goes for Bahrain)

  80. Cooper Tafelski

    Cooper Tafelski

    Acum 12 Zile

    what happened to no social media?

  81. Chris W

    Chris W

    Acum 12 Zile

    Don't let NASCAR hear about the medals. They would run with it because they love having gimmicks decide their champion.

  82. Tom Hartley

    Tom Hartley

    Acum 12 Zile

    4:05 I don't think that the aggregate qualifying was a particularly good system, but it made complete sense and wasn't confusing at all. The coverage made it very obvious what the grid was. The only way you wouldn't know what the grid was was if you didn't watch... kinda like all the time.

  83. Ajay Anand Venugopal

    Ajay Anand Venugopal

    Acum 12 Zile

    No telemetry or inputs from Pitlane on how to drive the car. Well intentioned but drivers and teams ended up looking stupid

  84. David

    David

    Acum 12 Zile

    Actually, medals and aggregate quali weren't bad.

  85. rustygaming

    rustygaming

    Acum 12 Zile

    The worst was no tire changes.

  86. amin rahman

    amin rahman

    Acum 12 Zile

    Another rediculous bernie idea was to have random wheather situation where fia install a water sprinkler at each corner to increase racing incident and change of tyre to intermediate. Lucky this was not realised

  87. Nover 05

    Nover 05

    Acum 12 Zile

    So not a total social media blackout. Hey it would be nice to highlight how they show us different audio/visuals. Like not even the same.

  88. MrPaddy

    MrPaddy

    Acum 12 Zile

    the 2016 qualifying disaster, with one driver getting knocked out every minute or so

  89. Ankhayra TV

    Ankhayra TV

    Acum 12 Zile

    Kees is not going to agree that he got manipulated by Ferrari to do anything!

  90. Dean Cory

    Dean Cory

    Acum 13 Zile

    No tire changed

  91. margus kiis

    margus kiis

    Acum 13 Zile

    Dropped results were in WRC too. The idea was to make victories more important. And yep, the system preferred victory-hungry crashing hotheads like Senna and bullied the nerdy smart point collectors like Prost.

  92. Vu Tchan

    Vu Tchan

    Acum 13 Zile

    No refuelling...

  93. O Fenómeno

    O Fenómeno

    Acum 13 Zile

    Maybe the reasons cars are more reliable now is that the punishment of a DNF is bigger

  94. O Fenómeno

    O Fenómeno

    Acum 13 Zile

    Current tyre rules also suck. There's no reason to ban soft-soft-soft strategies

  95. MYK

    MYK

    Acum 13 Zile

    Guys I have an idea about quali.What about every driver gets on the track and tries to go the longest distance in 5 minutes? 5×20=100 It would only take about 2 hours with the drivers getting out on track and coming back to the pits.

  96. Timoto58

    Timoto58

    Acum 13 Zile

    When will people understand, that the double points finale in 2014 was due to there being less races on the official calendar, than the proposed. Effectively Bernie wanted to have the same number of points available if the cancelled races of India, Korea and Mexico were still on the table. The teams didn't like that idea, so came to an agreement of 1x double points race.

  97. Anthony Pllu

    Anthony Pllu

    Acum 13 Zile

    i still want to see a qually setup like the aussie v8 supercars, Q1 like normal Q2 like normal but then a top 10 shootout, 1 car at a time, no traffic, no tows, no bs, just do the best the driver can do

  98. Axel Rogue

    Axel Rogue

    Acum 13 Zile

    I loved the qualifications format that was in place in final part of the 2005 season: Each driver had exactly one lap to set a time. It meaned that everyone had an opportunity to shine, because when it was your turn, you were the only one competiting. It was fair but could produce some unexpectedness, because that was a format that clearly didn't forgive any mistake. Which is cool :) Pressure was high when the last ones were on the track, but drivers performing under high pressure is exactly why we're here for.

  99. CHIBONATORA Gaming

    CHIBONATORA Gaming

    Acum 13 Zile

    Tyres changes

  100. Nicholas McNamara

    Nicholas McNamara

    Acum 13 Zile

    here is a change i want F1 to get behind qualifying Friday race on Saturday so people in other timezone don't have to stay up late Sunday night and go work tired on Monday morning

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