Webber not a fan of new podium procedures 17 November, 2012 Nov.17 (GMM) Mark Webber has admitted that he is no fan of the new podium procedures which were introduced at the British GP, which the Red Bull driver won, earlier this year. This year, the top three drivers stand on an elaborate new podium featuring electronic flags and are then interviewed live by a former driver, like Niki Lauda or David Coulthard. But in Abu Dhabi recently, Coulthard had to apologise to the fans beneath the podium when both Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel swore. “I am 50-50 on that,” Webber, Vettel’s Red Bull teammate, said when asked about the podium interviews. “It’s difficult to control your emotions because you’re full of adrenaline, you’re excited.” The Australian admitted that he was “pissed off” after winning at Silverstone earlier this year when he had to share the podium with “a thousand dignitaries”. “Apart from that you also need real flags. The electronic flags look rubbish,” said Webber. Subbed by AJN. Tweet Related NewsRicciardo: Vettel has been very respectful to meRed Bull marginalise Vettel ahead of his departureVettel slams completely stupid engine rulesHorner: It’s just between Lewis and Nico nowVettel looks set to start race from pitlane in AustinMateschitz optimistic about life after VettelMateschitz made no attempt to stop Vettel from leavingRicciardo: I hope not to rely on Vettel’s helpMarko predicts Alonso is heading back to McLarenRed Bull deny Vettel is demoted to number two Venezia He’s right whoever thought of that sucks! It maybe Laudmouths idea. 4mula_1 dont work mark, by the way your driving you wont have to go to the podium!!!!