Explained: Why Hamilton didn’t stop under Chinese GP safety car

When the safety car came out, the Brackley team opted to leave Lewis Hamilton out on track, despite the neutralisation creating an opportunity to bring him in. Leaders Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas were unable to take the chance when the yellow was thrown after they had passed the ‘safety car one’ line.Meantime, Red Bull chose to pit both Max Verstappen, who was in front of ... Keep reading