News Details

Mercedes confirms Hamilton grid penalty

Lewis Hamilton will take at least a five-place grid penalty for a gearbox change following his crash in qualifying for the German Grand Prix. A front right brake disc failure pitched Hamilton in to a spin under braking for the Turn 13 hairpin, with his Mercedes hitting the tyre barrier head-on. Following overnight inspections, the team has confirmed that the gearbox was damaged in the incident and will need to be changed. We can confirm that @LewisHamilton's gearbox will be changed for the race owing to accident damage incurred yesterday. 5 place penalty.— MERCEDES AMG F1 (@MercedesAMGF1) July 20, 2014 The guys are working on the car now to repair everything for the race. It's going to...
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton takes five place grid penalty

Lewis Hamilton at Hockenheim Lewis Hamilton may start Sunday's German...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Hamilton to get five-place grid penalty for German GP

Hamilton to get five-place grid penalty for German GPPosted On 20 Jul...
2y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Five-place grid penalty for Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton will start the German Grand Prix from no higher than 20th...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Hamilton to take five-place grid penalty

Lewis Hamilton will drop five places on the grid for Sunday’s...
2y ago from Formula1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Lowes closes gap to Aprilia MotoGP regulars at Misano...

Sam Lowes has finished his third test aboard the Aprilia RS-GP MotoGP bike...
16h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Dovizioso injured at Misano test

Ducati Team rider Andrea Dovizioso will be hoping to be fit for MotoGP's...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

Rossi enjoys new chassis

Following testing in Brno, Valentino Rossi is excited about the new Yamaha...
2d ago from SuperSport.com

MotoGP: Smith calls for open class reform

Bradley Smith has called for a reform of MotoGP’s open class system,...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Drivers react to 2017 schedule

IndyCar has drawn widespread praise from its drivers following the...
2h ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: Close shave for Castroneves

Helio Castroneves has escaped injury after a pitlane crash which involved...
2h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Miles lauds schedule continuity

IndyCar boss Mark Miles says that the continuity that is built into the...
1h ago from Racer.com

REMEMBRANCE: Tim Clauson's memorial speech

The celebration of racer Bryan Clauson's life was interrupted by stormy...
8h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Germany driver report: part 2

Advertising Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20) Result: 3rdA podium finish...
6h ago from WRC.com

Teams want China as a candidate rally in 2017

Multi-million pound losses caused by the cancellation of Rally China have...
1d ago from EuroSport.com

Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Talks have taken place at Toyota's rally base
1d ago from WRC.com

Germany driver report: part 1

Advertising Jari-Matti Latvala (VW Polo R) Result: 48thLatvala's rally...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal agree £52m deals for two top targets: Duo to...

GETTY Express Sport brings you all the latest transfer news from the...
58m ago from Express.co.uk

Are Mustafi, Perez what Arsenal need?

SPN FC crew discuss the rumours that Valencia's Shkodran Mustafi and...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsenal rejected star in July who's now set to join:...

GETTY Lucas Perez scored 17 La Liga goals last season The Gunners have...
58m ago from Express.co.uk

Pictures: World's greatest footballer of all time...

ARSENAL may have just found their new most impressive fan.
58m ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.