F1 confirms controversial halo device will be mandatory for 2018 season
• Cockpit safety device will be required in all F1 cars next year
• Move has been made to reduce injuries from flying debris
Formula One cars will look radically different next season after the sport’s governing body confirmed the controversial cockpit safety device known as the halo is to become mandatory.
Following a meeting of the sport’s major players in Geneva yesterday, the FIA revealed it has given the go-ahead to introduce the concept next year.
Source: Formula 1