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Why Vettel's penalty was harsher than Stroll's

Formula 1 race director Michael Masi has revealed why Sebastian Vettel's penalty at the Italian GP was more severe than Lance Stroll's. The German spun his SF90 in clear air at the Ascari chicane on lap six before driving back onto the track and straight into the path of SportPesa Racing Point’s Stroll. Stroll would be punted off the circuit by Vettel with both suffering front wing damage as a result, before Stroll performed a similarly unsafe return to the track in front of Pierre Gasly who was forced into the gravel trap. While Vettel was given a ten-second stop/go penalty and three points on his superlicence by the FIA, Stroll received only a drive-through penalty, something which...
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