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Explained: Why was Kimi Raikkonen given a crazy penalty in the first place?

Article To news overview © Alfa Romeo Kimi Raikkonen's ninth place at Imola may be back on the table for Alfa Romeo, following the team's successful appeal to have his thirty second time penalty reviewed. The Finn dropped out of the points following the imposing of the time penalty, which was given in lieu of the drive-through penalty that the stewards originally intended at Imola. The points for ninth would have Raikkonen's, and Alfa Romeo's, first points of the year and are incredibly valuable for a small team. The stewards have granted a review of the penalty, based on the Imola steward's decision document saying that the penalty was given based on the regulation being “consistent...
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