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Ricciardo disqualified for excessive fuel usage

Following lengthy investigations among the race stewards, Daniel Ricciardo has been disqualified from the Australian Grand Prix as the FIA's technical delegate found his RB10 using too much fuel during today's race. Red Bull and Ricciardo were smiling after the Australian managed an unexpected second place in Australia, but their joys were soon over as the stewards decided that the maximum permitted fuel flow of 100kg/h was repeatedly exceeded during the race. The steward's full decision reads as follows: 1) The Technical Delegate reported to the Stewards that Car 3 exceeded the required fuel mass flow of 100kg/h. (Article 5.1.4 of the Formula One Technical Regulations) 2) This parameter is...
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