News Details

Steiner facing ‘paddock ban' for criticising stewards

Haas team boss Guenther Steiner is facing a ‘draconian punishment' from the FIA following his criticism of race commissioner Emanuele Pirro. Haas driver Kevin Magnussen was handed a five-second time penalty at the Russian GP that demoted him from eighth to ninth. Steiner blamed Pirro. 'If it wasn't for a stupid, idiotic steward, we would be eighth,' he told Magnussen as the driver did his in-lap. Magnussen replied: 'Yeah, what a load of shit.' The criticism of Pirro caught the attention of the FIA. As this is not the first time that Steiner has publicly criticised the stewards, motorsport's governing body is keen to take action against the Austria. According to,...
Full Story »
1w ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Haas boss Guenther Steiner wants Formula 1 to...

Haas boss Guenther Steiner believes that experimenting with the weekend...
2w ago from

Steiner in favour of qualy ‘experiments'

Haas team boss Guenther Steiner feels experimenting with reverse grids in...
2w ago from

Steiner not sure Haas form can carry on from Sochi

Haas boss Guenther Steiner says that he is unsure whether the team's good...
2w ago from

Steiner in favour of race weekend experiments in 2020

Haas F1 team principal Guenther Steiner has indicated that he is in...
2w ago from

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On

Marc Marquez: ‘On the limit’ fuel complicated...

Marc Marquez says the fact he was “on the limit” with fuel in...

Popular On

Popular On

Tidemand “Broke the Code to Driving a WRC Car” by...

Pontus Tidemand took his best finish in a top-level WRC car last weekend...

Popular On

Luiz: I take pleasure from helping others

Every time we read an interview with David Luiz he comes across as an...
3h ago from

Arsene Wenger's best Arsenal XI

Wenger spent 22 years in charge of the Gunners.
8h ago from

Video: Arsenal Women star Beth Mead scores sublime...

Arsenal Women star Beth Mead scored a delightful curling effort for the...
7h ago from

Arsene Wenger turns 70: What next for the Arsenal...

The former Arsenal boss has talked about a possible role with world...
8h ago from



Hottest News

Alfa Romeo on their way out of F1?

Alfa Romeo could walk away from Sauber and... Read More »
5h ago from

Wurz: Drivers not happy about 18-inch wheels

Grand Prix Drivers' Association chief Alex Wurz... Read More »
8h ago from

Latifi gets three-race Williams audition

Nicholas Latifi will have the chance to press his... Read More »
1h ago from

Recent News



2014 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.