Now that's something you don't hear too often...
It's fair to say Carlos Sainz believes Oscar Piastri was solely to blame for their Turn 1 clash at Spa.
There was good and bad news in Helmut Marko's review of Sergio Perez's Belgian GP weekend.
Otmar Szafnauer bid farewell to Alpine at the Belgian GP, news of his exit announced earlier in the week.
The Belgian Grand Prix driver ratings are in, here's our take on how each person on the grid fared over the weekend...
They may not be friends but they still have their moments...
Max Verstappen had a few exchanges with his race engineer Gianpiero ‘GP’ Lambiase over the Spa weekend.
"Their car is on a knife-edge to set up, to understand, to drive."
Max Verstappen won the 2023 Belgian Grand Prix at Spa with Red Bull team-mate Sergio Perez second and Ferrari's Charles Leclerc third.
Pierre Gasly failed to follow up his sprint points score as he finished P11.
Max Verstappen went from P6 on the Spa grid to winning by over 22 seconds from Sergio Perez.
Despite his ordeal Lando Norris still dragged the McLaren MCL60 to a P7 finish at Spa.
“Carlos got his damage as well, he needed to retire. So it's a bit of learning for everyone," says McLaren team boss Andrea Stella.
Max Verstappen's "cheeky" radio messages are somewhat annoying for Mercedes' Toto Wolff...
Carlos Sainz trundled around near the back of the field for the first half of the Belgian GP...
George Russell admitted the speed of one team caught him by surprise this weekend at Spa.
Max Verstappen was heard many times being annoyed over the team radio in Spa.
Sergio Perez was powerless to stop Max Verstappen in Belgium...
Neither Mercedes driver stood on the podium with the W14 again struggling for pace.
A bouncing Mercedes made for two unhappy drivers after the race, with Lewis Hamilton "praying" for better after the summer break.
It was a Red Bull one-two finish in Belgium as their dominance shows no sign of wavering...
This F1 lark is getting a bit too easy for Max Verstappen, it would seem.
It was a 10th win for Max Verstappen but further behind there were passes and action galore.