FIA is expected to hit hard with at least a 3 race ban and a sizable fine.
Regarding questions flying around about the accident. He are some facts:
The electronic telegraph article written by Eddie Irvine, states two things:
1. Schumacher did not have a problem when he entered that now infamous
2. Schumacher had slowed down to save his tires and was caught off guard
when Villeneuve got so close, so fast.
I have great respect for Schumacher's driving ablilities. He is arguably
the best, or at least was. But, he is so self-absorbed he thought he could
do what he liked and get away with it. Hopefully, that won't be the case.
Also, I am convinced Ferrari has some type of anti-spin technology which
they use in the rain and on starts. Which is not cheating per se. If they
can develop the technology and mask it within the rules, then they deserve
to use it.
I really don't think the Ferrari is as inferior as everyone says. Eddie
Irvine ain't no Schumacher nor a Villeneuve, yet he performs well in the