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11-29-2012, 06:10 PM
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"However, FIA sources confirmed to Autosport that there is a marshal's post in between the yellow-flag sector in which the incident occurred, where a green flag was waved before Vettel overtook Vergne."

"Under FIA regulations as flags take precedence over lights, which are a supplementary aid, Vettel is in the clear. Race director Charlie Whiting has since confirmed the findings, saying: 'If the lights are not installed at a flag post, the driver responds to the first signal that is shown.
'In Vettel's case, between the last yellow light and the green light there was a green flag being waved.
'The distance is 350 metres here. Vettel responded to the flag and did everything right."


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I was talking about the lights, even if a there is an upcoming green light until you actually pass it it's considered a yellow zone...I just saw the waving flag video, and indeed it's fine...nothing to see here

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11-30-2012, 09:06 PM
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because only 1% of the human population would not do the same given his position, and of course Vettel is included in that 1% Edit: typo
Who would want to say they won the championship because of a manipulation by the FIA in points tho really? You win the championship on the track, thats the way it should be.

I guess I'm still a bit butt hurt about him selling out Mclaren in 2007. Great driver, not a fan of the person at all though.

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