Vettel-Crash: Ferrari triggers Shitstorm with Tweet
The collision of Vettel, Raikkonen and Verstappen in Singapore is also causing a stir on the net.The trigger is a commenting tweet from Ferrari.
Ferrari’s assessment of the chaos following the start of the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Singapore has triggered a real shitstorm.
“Verstappen threw Räikkönen out and then drove to Vettel”, twittered the Scuderia after the early elimination of their riders Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räikkönen as well as of Max Verstappen.
The television pictures, however, clearly show that the Red Bull pilots are not to blame.The stewards decided that none of the three drivers had caused the accident mainly.And the tenor of the statements of the participants is even that Vettel is responsible.
Ferrari was subjected to heavy criticism on the net after the statement.Some users accused the responsible persons of lacking vision and incompetence.
Even hardcore supporters of the Reds agreed that Verstappen could not do anything for the crash.A twitterer accused Ferrari of spreading fakenews.Others were even taken in by insults.
Later, Ferrari responded to the heated feelings and defended his original portrayal,”What we twittered was merely a factual description of the events.No need to speculate,”wrote the PR department of Scuderia.