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Alonso tears into 'incompetent' FIA after Miami penalty

Fernando Alonso didn't hold back his criticism of the FIA and the stewards' decision in Miami to hand him a post-race time penalty that dropped the Alpine driver out of the points. Alonso was initially hit with a five-second penalty for colliding with AlphaTauri's Pierre, an incident for which the two-time world champion apologized, and which demoted him to ninth in the standings. But after the race, the Miami stewards sanctioned the Spaniard a second time for leaving the track and gaining an unfair advantage. Although Alonso leaving the track was an indisputable fact, the Alpine driver lifted after the move to hand back the gained time. The following day, Alpine boss Laurent Rossi said...
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