"It's a shame because I thought he saw me move," lamented Beyer once the race had ended. "I wouldn't have tried it otherwise. We don't need that sort of thing happening when points are up for grabs."
Ellington remained fairly tight-lipped about the incident, ruing a lost opportunity to score much-needed points before the European leg comes to an end. "I really didn't think he'd be crazy enough to try that sort of thing, but I guess I was wrong."
When asked about the crash, he simply replied with "it was a f***ing big hit!"