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FIA to review formation lap radio communication rules

The FIA is open to reviewing the restrictions on radio communication between teams and drivers on a race's formation lap after Haas was caught in breach of the rules in Hungary. At the Hungaroring, both Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean were asked by their team to pit at the end of the formation lap in order to swap their wet tyres for a set of slicks. The bold strategy that paid handsome dividends for Magnussen, but the Dane and Grosjean were both handed a post-race 10-second time penalty for breaching radio chat rules. Haas team boss Guenther Steiner later argued that the penalty was not "appropriate" as neither driver had gained a time advantage by pitting at the end of the...
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