For this season, the FIA changed the wording of F1’s regulations so a chequered light panel became the end‐of‐race signal.
This was a response to the error in the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix, where a mix-up between an official and celebrity guest Winnie Harlow the chequered flag was waved early by mistake.
However, in this year’s Japanese Grand Prix, a systems error meant the electronic …Keep reading