FIA crazy to penalise Vettel donuts says Hamilton 1 November, 2013 Sebastian Vettel with Lewis Hamilton Lewis Hamilton was surprised when he heard that, after winning a fourth Formula 1 world title in India last Sunday, Sebastian Vettel was penalised for his rule breaking on track celebrations.
'He was reprimanded?' the Mercedes driver told reporters in Abu Dhabi, according to Brazil's Totalrace. 'Are you serious? That's crazy!'
Indeed, Vettel spent some of his first moments as a quadruple world champion in the FIA stewards office, because his celebratory ‘donuts' broke the strict post-race parc ferme rules.
Red Bull was also fined 25,000.
But 'The fans loved it,' Hamilton insisted....
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