News Details

Five-place gearbox change penalty for Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has been handed a five-place grid penalty for today's German Grand Prix, after Mercedes changed his gearbox. The Brit crashed out of yesterday's first qualifying session after suffering a right-front brake disc failure under braking for turn 13. The team confirmed on Twitter that the change of gearbox was due to damage sustained in Hamilton's impact with the wall in Q1. He will now drop from 15th place, having moved up a position due to a three-place grid drop from Silverstone for Esteban Gutierrez, to 20th. The team said: We can confirm that @LewisHamilton‘s gearbox will be changed for the race owing to accident damage incurred yesterday. 5 place penalty. — MERCEDES...
Full Story »
2y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Grid drop for Hamilton after gearbox change

– Lewis Hamilton will be hit with a five-place grid penalty for the...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Hamilton hit by grid penalty

Mercedes AMG Petronas Lewis Hamilton will start the German Grand Prix...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Mercedes confirms Hamilton grid penalty

Lewis Hamilton will take at least a five-place grid penalty for a gearbox...
2y ago from Crash.net

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

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi already thinking about staying in MotoGP after...

Valentino Rossi has admitted that he is already thinking about extending...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi admits Yamaha losing streak has him “worried”

Valentino Rossi admits that his Yamaha MotoGP squad’s current losing...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP Aragon: ‘Jorge's wrong' - Crutchlow...

More handbags as Crutchlow wades into Rossi and Lorenzo drama
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi regrets late-race “mistake” in Lorenzo duel

Valentino Rossi admits his late-race mistake while attacking Yamaha...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Honda: “IndyCar’s 2018 engine-led formula is...

Honda Performance Development’s president, Art St. Cyr says that...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Ganassi engineer tipped for Andretti

Andretti Autosport is expected to announce its acquisition of...
20h ago from Racer.com

MILLER: IndyCar's waiting room

While we wait to see where Tony Kanaan, Juan Montoya, Carlos Munoz and...
20h ago from Racer.com

“If Newgarden joins Penske and Ganassi switches to...

Since our August update regarding who goes where in 2017, some...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Østberg makes it 100 WRC starts at Tour de Corse

Mads Østberg will make his one-hundredth start in the FIA World Rally...

VIDEO: Hyundai customer teams get i20 R5 testing...

Hyundai Motorsport's customer teams have started testing with the i20...

PREVIEW: 2016 Tour de Corse – Rallye de France: Can...

After a month’s break, the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship season...

Brenig kickstarts 2016 Wales Rally GB countdown

The countdown to the 2016 Wales Rally GB, the penultimate round of the...
17h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Taulant Xhaka eagerly awaits 'special moment' with...

Taulant Xhaka eagerly awaits 'special moment' with brother Granit as...
2h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Marcus Rashford makes shock comment about Arsenal...

ARCUS RASHFORD grew up idolising one of Manchester United’s chief...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Live press conference: Ospina to start?

Will David Ospina continue his Champions League goalkeeping duties for...
3h ago from Arsenal.com

Bournemouth Won't Rule Out Signing Arsenal's Wilshere...

It has been revealed that Bournemouth chairman Jeff Mostyn won't rule out...
4h ago from Nastytackle.com

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.