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FIA replaces track limit guidance in Qatar with blanket rule

The Qatar Grand Prix stewards will no longer monitor track limits at just five corners at Losail for the remainder of this weekend but apply a single kerb rule for all corners. Ahead of F1's opening day of running in Qatar, FIA race director Michael Masi had warned drivers of transgressing track limits at Turns 4, 12, 13, 14 and 16. Putting all four wheels beyond the white line at these corners would warrant a lap time deletion, while three transgressions on race day would earn a driver a referral to the stewards. But after Friday's first practice session, Masi sent competitors a revised note which discarded the original instructions as applied to five specific corners and ushed in a...
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