In the round-up: The Circuit Gilles Villeneuve will feature safety revisions for 2017 including a reprofiling of the famed ‘Wall of Champions’.
Billy Monger, the 17-year-old Formula Four racer who suffered a serious crash at Donington Park on Sunday, remains in intensive care. According to his team JHR Monger has undergone “amputations to both legs”.
A Trust is being set up to support him and donations can be made here. The donation target was hit within a few hours of it being opened but many people are continuing to give:
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and more:
Eric takes a moment to thank the team. It's been a long three weeks away from home – everyone's efforts are very much appreciated. pic.twitter.com/VMEctol5VK
— Jean Todt (@JeanTodt) April 19, 2017
— Gary Watson (@chattrboxboxbox) April 19, 2017
Two weeks on the road, two races and a test completed – it's truly time to go home now…
— Will Ponissi (@WillPonissi) April 19, 2017
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Happy birthday to Jacob and Apoorvb Bajpai!
On this day in F1
Phil Hill was born on this day in 1927.