News Details

Toro Rosso given 10,000 suspended fine for tyre mix up

Sutton Images Enlarge Toro Rosso has been given a suspended fine of 10,000 after Jean-Eric Vergne used a set of tyres allocated for the first 30 minutes of FP1 outside their allotted time. This year Pirelli supplies an extra set of the harder compound tyre to teams in the first 30 minutes of the first practice session to encourage running on track. Vergne was on track on his set of tyres outside the allotted 30 minutes, but because Toro Rosso "admitted the infringement and sought to mitigate" it was given a suspended fine on the understanding they are not caught out again. "The penalty is suspended for the rest of the season unless the competitor commits a similar...
Full Story »
3y ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Toro Rosso: There is still some work to do

Toro Rosso drivers and team report from the first day of practice of the...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Daniil Kvyat: “It’s My kind of Track”

Both Scuderia Toro Rosso drivers arrive at Spielberg for the Austrian...

Austrian GP: Preview - Toro Rosso

The Austrian Grand Prix will be something of a celebration for our owners...
3y ago from Pitpass.com

McLaren lose spy fine tax battle

McLaren's spygate fine from back in 2007 is not tax deductible, according...
3y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Valentino Rossi declared fit to participate in Aragon...

Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi has been declared fit to ride during...

Rossi passed fit to compete at Aragón GP

– Valentino Rossi has passed the medical check required to compete...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Overview: Complete 2018 MotoGP line-up

No description available...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Xavier Simeon secures 2018 MotoGP seat with Avintia

Xavier Siméon will graduate to MotoGP with Avintia next season,...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Formula 1 teams should be queuing up to sign Josef...

Conor Daly feels that 2017 IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden should be...

Video: IndyCar Sonoma remix highlights

Watch remix highlights of IndyCar's season-ending Grand Prix of Sonoma, in...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

Ganassi confirms IndyCar reduction to two cars

Chip Ganassi Racing confirmed it will be paring its full-time IndyCar...
21h ago from Racer.com

'F1 teams should be calling Newgarden'

teams should be showing interest in newly-crowned IndyCar champion Josef...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Loeb open to WRC return

Loeb open to WRC return Sébastien Loeb has hinted that he could make...
1h ago from WRC.com

Loeb tests C3 on gravel

Loeb tests C3 on gravel WRC legend Sébastien Loeb tested Citroën’s C3...
1d ago from WRC.com

Cycling star joins WRC aces in Spain

Entry list reveals WRC debut for two-wheel champion
1d ago from WRC.com

Mikkelsen gives R5 feedback

Mikkelsen gives R5 feedback Hyundai Motorsport's newest WRC signing,...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal weighing up move for 19-year-old French...

Arsenal are eyeing up a January move for France and Marseille wonder-kid...
8h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Bayern Munich star Rafinha confirms he snubbed...

Arsenal and Chelsea target Rafinha has revealed he rejected offers from...
8h ago from TalkSport.com

Wenger uncertain of Wilshere's Arsenal future

e Wenger says Jack Wilshere's long-term future at Arsenal is still yet to...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsene Wenger: 'Kieran Gibbs was not offered new deal'

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that the club decided not to...
9h ago from SportsMole.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.