Rules refresher for the Red Bull Air Race

Race Director Steve Jones explains the laws of the Red Bull Air Race

Le Vot in the Abu Dhabi track

As we buckle up ready for the 2017 season, let's have a recap of the official rules of the sport. With penalty seconds incurred for incorrect angles flown through the Air Gates as well as the risk of disqualification for various infringements, the Race Director and team of officials are rigorous when it comes to scrutiny. As with any motorsport, it's the rules that can make or break a world title bid...