Ever since Colin Chapman came up with the idea of selling a race car chassis as advertising space in 1968, race cars have looked like dense mobile billboards. When a modern F1 team cannot sell on-car sponsorship, the result is both amusing and sad.
Watch as a Hispania Formula One pit crewman gets clocked by the rear wing and tire of Sakon Yamamoto's car during a pit stop at Sunday's Monza race. FIA fined the team $20,000; the crewman is reportedly recovering.
With a rash of new teams, an unretired Michael Schumacher, and a very balanced field, the 61st season of Formula One has kicked off in the sands of Arabia. Spoilers below.