Originally Posted by UltimateBMW
A few years ago, it seemed like new tech wouldn't get banned until after it had run a race. I would like to see this become a rule so as to not instantly bin possibly months of hard work.
I think FIA banned it right away so they don't have to deal with the drama happened last summer during British GP. It was embarrassing to changing the rule mid-season and regulate some team's engine mapping.
Btw, the 2012 Caterham CT01 leaked from twitter...