Cars and drivers must be in the same league to race both effectively and safely on the same track. In 1996, the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile is the association responsible for the interests of motoring organisations and motor car users across the... There's more... introduced the 107% rule, and while it has been in and out of the regulations, it is still in play today.
During the first Qualifying (Quali) is a one-hour session used to determine pole position and the order the cars will line up behind... There's more... session (Q1), any OK, so we all know what the driver is, right. I've always liked the description that F1 drivers are like... There's more... who does not post a time within 107% of the fastest time will not be able to start the race. Under certain circumstances or track conditions, the race Stewards may allow the car to start the race.