The frenzy of interest surrounding Daniel Abt’s firing by Audi this week took attention away from a much more significant story with major ramifications for F1’s future.
Audi has issued a further explanation for its decision to cut Daniel Abt from its Formula E programme in wake of last weekend’s controversy over the Race at Home virtual event.
Daniel Abt has explained why he arranged for a simracer to take his place in last weekend’s Formula E Race at Home event, after Audi dropped him over the scandal.
Formula E drivers have said they will stop streaming their simraces after Audi suspended Daniel Abt over his actions in a virtual race last weekend.
Audi has suspended Daniel Abt from its Formula E team following his disqualification from a charity virtual race last weekend.