Following on from their Japanese €60,000 fine for a loose wheel, Williams have again been hit with the same fine for the same offense.
Putting in the laps of the Buddh International Circuit on Friday afternoon, the front right wheel fastener on Pastor Maldonado's car came loose after it had been cross threaded.
As the fastener rolled across the track and out of harms way, Maldonado's front right rubbed against the brake ducts causing the tyre to deflate.
The incident comes in the wake of the Venezuelen driver's loose wheel in Japan for which Williams were also fined.
"Examination of the parts concerned revealed that the wheel fastener had been cross threaded, thus not engaging...
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