Valtteri Bottas blamed the dangerous white line in entrance of the grid for his dangerous begin in China's Grand Prix, however says that he is aware of easy methods to forestall this from occurring once more.
After qualifying for pole place, Bottas misplaced the lead of teammate Lewis Hamilton moments after the beginning.
"There was a thick white line proper in entrance of my gate," Bottas defined. accelerating, and once I handed over the white line, I had somewhat issue beginning the formation lap.
"For the beginning of the race, I assumed it is perhaps higher with hotter tires. But it surely was not so dangerous as soon as I hit the white line, that I took the brake on the wheel, that I took an excessive amount of time to get well it and that I misplaced a number of meters, so Lewis m took it. "
Bottas stated that he had not skilled the issue earlier than." I feel it's solely a only a few tracks which have a line white as thick and possibly the paint additionally modifications from one observe to the opposite.
"It's extra apparent on pole place than it’s, nevertheless it actually did have an impact and it's much less efficient for the vehicles which are behind as a result of once I'm on the white line of the pole, it's there that you just want extra traction, so I suppose it's a bit unfortunate with that. "
He thinks he can cease that from occurring once more by doing a burnout on the road in the beginning.
"If I do it once more, I'll simply activate the rear tires and depart black traces," he stated.
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